Resources & Tips for searching for ancestors in the southeast region of WV. Profiles on area residents to illustrate search methods.
Saturday, January 13, 2007
Rev. Daniel Collins (Black Minister)
Rev. Daniel Collins appears in the 1870 Census for Greenbrier County, Lewisburg District as a Black Male, age 34, Clergyman, M.E., born in Maryland, with Abigail & with Fay Sinkwood. He can also be found in Shuck's Greenbrier County Marriage Records, page 90, & the History of Greenbrier County, page 321 - "Black speakers included ... Daniel Collins ..."