Collisson, Rev. Matthew Collisson (b/1807 Dublin, Ireland d.18 Oct 1863 London, Highbury ( Islington) England m. 08 Nov 1841 St.Cuthbert Church, Thetford ( Norwalk) Englandto Jeanetta Shields Fison b. 04 Jul 1816 Thetford Cambridgeshire (Norwalk) England d. 27 Dec 1882 Cambridgeshire (Norwalk) England Issue: 13 Janet, Henry Matthew, Maurice Hartford, Edith Margaret,Sydney Garbett,Clara Mary,Alice Jane, Florence Sarah, Thomas Carmichael,Katherine Esabelle, Reginald Kingsmill, Bertha Lorimer, Eveline Houston Collisson.
Seated:FERREE, Jerome Dial b.10 Jun 1838 Hillsboro, Montgomery County IL d. 30 Mar 1914 Des Moines IA son of Thomas Marsh Ferree and Esther Ann Nelson
NELSON, Susan Frances (Ferree) b. 14 Jan 1844 Clark Co MO d. 6 Sept 1919 San Diego CA
COLLISSSON, Charles Fison b. 25 Jan 1875 Keokuk, Lee IA d. 17 Aug 1955 New York NY m. 4 Jan 1899 to FERREE, Violet Mignonette b. 9 Mar 1877 Ottumwa IA d.2 Apr 1940 Minn MN daughter COLLISSON, Violet Sue b. 21 Jun 1906 St Paul,Ramsey County MN d. 1 Apr 1973 Pompano Beach, Broward County FL m. to VEDEN, Vladimir Serge b. 9 Feb 1900 St. Petersburg Russia d. Sept 1979 Pompano Beach FL
MRS. SUSAN FRANCES FERREE DAR ID NUMBER: 16102
Born in Clark County, MO
m.Jerome Dial Ferree on Nov.29, 1860
Descendant of Gov. Thomas Nelson, Jr., of Virginia.
Daughter of John S. Nelson and Frances S. Wray, his wife. Granddaughter of James Nelson and Elizabeth Bennett, his wife. Gr-granddaughter of Thomas Nelson, Jr., and Lucy Grymes, his wife. Thomas Nelson, Jr., (1738-89), was a member of the Provincial Congress, 1774, of the Continental Co. 1776, and was a signer of the Declaration of Independence. He served as Governor, 1781, equipped the co.at own expense and led them at Yorktown, where he ordered the artillery to fire on his own mansion, which supposedly was headquarters for Cornwallis. His statue was placed with five other patriots on the Washington Monument in Richmond. He was born in Yorktown and died in Hanover.
Also Nos. 411, 3481, 9053, 10269
NELSON Susan Frances b. 14 Jan !844 Clark Co MO d. 6 Sept 1919 San Diego CA
dau of John Nelson and Frances Susannah Wray, Clermont OH
married on Nov 29 1860 in Hillsboro, Montgomery County IL to Jerome Dial FERREE b. 10 Jun 1838 Hillsboro, Montgomery Co IL d.30 Mar 1914 Des Moines, IA son of Thomas MARSH and Esther Ann NELSON, Clermont OH.
The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 17, page 41 Mrs. Susan Frances Ferree., DAR Idaho Number: 16102
American Women. A revised edition of "Woman of the Century," 1,500 biographies with over 1,400 portraits; a comprehensive encyclopedia of the lives and achievements of American women during the nineteenth century. Two volumes. Edited by Frances E. Willard and Mary A. Livermore. New York: Mast, Crowell & Kirkpatrick, 1897. Reprint. Detroit: Gale Research, 1973. (AmWom)