Leo James COLLING

Leo James COLLING,1, 2, 3, 4 son of Wilhelm "Charles" COLLING and Mary Ann SHIFFLER, was born on 24 Feb 1896 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA,3, 4, 5, 6 died on 11 Jan 1978 in Fremont, Dodge, Nebraska, USA 3, 4, 7, 8, 9 at age 81, and was buried in Fremont, Dodge, Nebraska, USA. 3, 4
• He has conflicting birth information of 24 Feb 1895. 11
• He appeared on the census on 9 Jun 1900 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska,
..... USA. 12
• He appeared on the census on 24 Apr 1910 in Indianola, Red Willow,
..... Nebraska, USA.13
• He has conflicting death information of 11 Jan 1977. 11
• His Social Security Number was 505-14-5310. 14

1900 United States Federal Census - State: Nebraska, County: Red Willow, City: Indianola & Red Willow Precinct, Call Number/URL: Hand written 9057, Enumeration District: 158, Sheet #: 8A, Enumeration Date: 9 Jun 1900, Line #: 42, Location - 1. Dwelling #: 129, 2. Family #: 132, 3. Name: Colling, Leo J., 4. Relationship: Son, Personal Description - 5. Color: W, 6. Sex: M, 7. Date of Birth: Jan 1891, 8. Age: 4, 9. Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced: S, Nativity Place of Birth - 13. Place of Birth: Nebraska, 14. Father's place of Birth: Germany, 15. Mother's Place of Birth: Illinoi

1910 United States Federal Census - State: Nebraska, County: Red Willow, City: Indianola, Ward 1, Call Number/URL: Series: T624, Roll: 853, Part: 3, Page: 185B, Enumeration District: 184, Sheet #: 10B, Enumeration Date: 24 Apr 1910, Line Number: 83, Location - Street: D Street, House #:__ , 1. Dwelling #: 167, 2. Family #: 168, 3. Name: Colling, Leo F., 4. Relationship: Son, Personal Description - 5. Sex: M, 6. Color: W, 7. Age: 14, 8. single, 8, Nativity - 12. Place of Birth: Nebraska, 13. Father's Place of Birth: Ger-German, 14. Mother's Place of Birth: Illinois, 17. Able to speak English, Occupation - 18. Trade: none, Education - 23. Able to read & 24. able to write: yes, 25. Attended school: yes 10

http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ne/redwillow/military/rwil1917.txt?o_xid=9872& o_li=9872&o_xt=9872, World War One Draft Registrations, Red Willow Co., Nebraska June 5, 1917, List of men who registered for the Draft Tuesday, June 5, 1917 In Red Willow Co. NE.
Information from The McCook Republican Newspaper, June 15, 1917 Information obtained by William Weaver and transcribed by Carol Wolf Britton (c_britton@Yahoo.com)
Last Name: Colling, First Name: Leo James, Precinct: Fritsch

http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi
Name: LEO COLLING, Birth: 24 Feb 1896, Death: Jan 1978, Last Residence: 68025 (Fremont, Dodge, NE), Last Benefit: (none specified), SSN: 505-14-5310, Issued: Nebraska

Leo married Leliah Withheld 3, 4 on 13 Oct 1917 in McCook, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA (Saint Catherine's Church.) 15
Marriage Records of family taken from the records of Red Willow County from 1872 to 1972
Colling, Leo J. to Lela Withheld; Date: 13 Oct 1899, Book #: 3, Page #: 538

Leliah was born on 22 Aug 1886 16 and died on 10 Feb 1966 16 at age 79.
• Other names for Leliah were Leila, 16, 17 Lela and Lelia. 18
• She has conflicting birth information of 1888. 18

Their son and wife suggested the reunion of descendants of Theodor and Elisabetha to Jerry D. Colling.
1985 Colling Reunion Chairman. They planned & organized the 5/26/1985 reunion at Chief Motel in McCook, Red Willow, Nebraska on Saturday and St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Indianola on Sunday. He was master of ceremonies at the dinner, & is formerly of McCook, now Austin, MN.
He reported 173 reservations on 5/5/85


Children from this marriage were:
1. F i. Living
Living married Living
Living next married Living
Children from this marriage were:
1.1 F i. Living
1.2 M ii. Living
1.3 M iii. Living
1.4 F iv. Living
1.5 M v. Living
1.6 M vi. Living

2. F ii. Living
Living married Living
Children from this marriage were:
2.1 F i. Living
2.2 F ii. Living

3. F iii. Living
Living married Living
Children from this marriage were:
3.1 M i. Living
3.2 M ii. Living
Living next married Living

4. M iv. Living
Living married Living
Children from this marriage were:
4.1 F i. Living
4.2 F ii. Living
4.3 M iii. Living
4.4 F iv. Living
Living married Living
4.4.1 M i. Living
Living married Living
4.4.2 F ii. Living
Living married Living
4.4.3 F iii. Living
Living married Living
4.4.4 M iv. Living
4.4.5 M v. Living
4.5 F v. Living

5. F v. Living
Living married Living

6. F vi. Living

7. M vii. Living
Living married Living
Children from this marriage were:
7.1 M i. Living
7.2 F ii. Living
Living next married Living
The child from this marriage was:
7.3 M i. Living

Source Citations
1. Colling Family Tree - Jerry's D. Colling, (corrected 24 Dec 1983), Rec. Date:
..... 24 Dec 1983.
2. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, Rec.
..... Date: 1985.
3. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, Rec. Date: 4 May 2002, Wilhelm-
.....Charles Colling Family Group Record.
4. Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling M.D., (Obtained from Evelyn),
.....Volume 1, pg. 14.
5. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, Rec.
.....Date: 1985, 1896.
6. GEDCOM - Newman line, Submitted by: howard@ocsmcc on Ancestry.com
.....(URL: ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=DESC&db=rgeihsler&id=I1027) Rec.
.....Date: 18 Feb 2003, 2/24/1895.
7. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, Rec.
.....Date: 1985, 1978, pg. 10 1978 in Freemont, NE at age 82.
8. Colling Family Tree - Jerry's D. Colling, (corrected 24 Dec 1983), 1977.
9. GEDCOM - Newman line, Submitted by: howard@ocsmcc on Ancestry.com
.....(URL: ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=DESC&db=rgeihsler&id=I1027) Rec.
.....Date: 18 Feb 2003, 1/11/1977.
10. Marriage Records of family taken from the records of Red Willow County
.....from 1872 to 1972, Rec. Date: 1 Mar 2002.
11. Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling
M.D., (Obtained from Evelyn),
.....Volume 1, pg. 3.
12. 1900 United States Federal Census, Twelfth Census of the United States,
.....Schedule No. 1 - Population, Rec. Date: 10 Mar 2001.
13. 1910 United States Federal Census
14. Social Security Death Index, Rec. Date: 1900.
15. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, Rec. Date: 4 May 2002, Red Willow
.....Co., Nebraska.
16. GEDCOM - Newman line, Submitted by: howard@ocsmcc on Ancestry.com
..... (URL: ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=DESC&db=rgeihsler&id=I1027) Rec. .....Date: 18 Feb 2003.
17. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, Rec. .....Date: 1985, pg. 2.
18. E-mail Message, Richard D. McClung Jr.
19. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, Rec. Date: 4 May 2002.
20. Announcement (In newspaper articles, invitations, Birth announcements),
.....Winter evening sets scene for wedding.
21. Ibid, 4 Nov 2002, Barger, Klein exchange vows.