..Lena Margaret COLLING

Lena Margaret COLLING,1, 2, 3 daughter of Heinrich "Henry" COLLING and Katherine BECKER, was born in 1871 in , , Illinois, USA, 4, 5, 6, 7 died in 1939 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA 2, 3 at age 68, and was buried in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA. 3, 8
• She has conflicting birth information of Dec 1869 and , , Illinois, USA. 2
• She appeared on the census 1 Jul 1870 in Virgil Township, Kane, Illinois, USA. 9
• She appeared on the census 10 Jun 1880 in Virgil Township, Kane, Illinois, USA. 10

1870 Census: Page: 15, State: Illinois, County: Kane, City: Virgil, Post Office: Lodi, Stamped 491, Enumeration Date: 1 July 1870, 1. Dwelling: 128, 2. Family: 124, 3. Name: Colling, Lena, Description: 4. Age: 7/12, 5. Sex--F, 6. Color--W, 7. Profession: At Home, 10. Place of Birth: Illinois, 11. Father of Foreign born: checked, 12. Mother of Foreign born: checked

1880 Census: State: Illinois, County: Kane, City: Virgil, Page: 11, E.D.: 95, Enumeration Date: 10 June 1880, Stamped: 486, (7-296), Name of Street: none, 1. Dwelling 93, 2. Family: 93, 3. Colling, Lena, Personal Description: 4. W, 5. Sex--M, 6. Age: 10, Civil Condition: 9. S, 13. Occupation: At Home, 21. checked, 24. Place of Birth: Illinois, 25. Father's Place of Birth, Prussia, 26. Mother's Place of Birth: Prussia

Lena married William H. SHORT, 5 on 18 Jan 1899. William was born in 1863, 5, 11 died in 1945 5 at age 82, and was buried in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA. 12, 13

Posted by: Val; Date: December 29, 2004
In Reply to: Henry and Nicholas Colling Illinois to Nebraska by Lois
1910 NEBRASKA, RED WILLOW, INDIANOLA
Series: T624, Roll: 853, Page: 183
Short, William H. 47, married 11 years, b. Indiana; His parents: b. PA, Owner of Livery Barn
wife Lena 40, married 11 years, Mother of 0 children 0 children living, b. Illinois, Her parents b. Germany

Short, William H. 56, IN PA PA, Owner Rooming House
wife Lena 49, IL, Germany Germany

No children

Source Citations
1. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, b. 1871.
2. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn.
3. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 2, pg. 13.
4. GEDCOM - Newman line, Submitted by: howard@ocsmcc on Ancestry.com
.....(URL: ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=DESC&db=rgeihsler&id=I1027).
5. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling.
6. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 2, pg. 17.
7. E-mail Message, Richard D. McClung Jr.
8. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, Cemetery Records ---- Red Willow County.
9. 1870 United States Federal Census Submitted by: Lois.
10. 1880 United States Federal Census, Submitted by: Lois.
11. GEDCOM - Newman line, Submitted by: howard@ocsmcc on Ancestry.com (URL:
.....ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=DESC&db=rgeihsler&id=I1027), abt 1867.
12. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling, Cemetery Records
.....Red Willow County.
13. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 2, pg. 18.