.....Nicholas COLLING

1. Nicholas COLLING,1, 2 son of Heinrich "Henry" COLLING and Katherine BECKER, was born in
1868 in Elburn, Kane, Illinois, USA,1, 2 died in 1961 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA 1, 2, 3, 4 at age 93, and was buried in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA. 2
• He appeared on the census 4 Jul 1870 in Virgil Township, Kane, Illinois, USA. 5
• He appeared on the census 10 Jun 1880 in Virgil Township, Kane, Illinois, USA. 6
• He has conflicting death information of 1949 and Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA. 7

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, Nicholas, Description: 4. Age: 2, 5. Sex--M, 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, Nicholas, Personal Description: 4. W, 5. Sex--M, 6. Age: 12, 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

Nicholas married Etta Lorene STOCKTON 1, 8, 9 on 28 May 1892 in Beaver City, Furnas, Nebraska, USA. Etta was born in 1873 in , , Iowa, USA 9 and died in 1950 2, 9 at age 77.
• Other names for Etta were Etta Lorane STOCKTON, and 7 Rene STOCKTON. 10

http://www.rootsweb.com/~neswngs/furnasne/marriages/vol2.htm
FURNAS COUNTY NEBRASKA MARRIAGES, VOLUME TWO, PAGE: 234
SURNAME GIVEN NAME: Colling, N. W.; SURNAME GIVEN NAME: Stockton, Etta L.
DATE: 28 MAY 1892

Note added by hand: Nicholas and family moved to Hastings, around 1899 because of the Nebraska drought.

Children from this marriage were:

1.1
F Josephene Ferne COLLING was born 8 Oct 1893 and died in 1989 at age 96. 9
• Other names for Josephene were Josephine COLLING, and 7 Josephine Fern Withheld. 4
Josephene married Herbert Withheld4.
1980 Hand written note: Age 87 in Oct. 1980 - Protestant, Herbert (65) mex.); Son - Withheld, (63) widower 1974, lives with mother, works for MUD; 308-334-7483 Omaha, Neb. since 1975, - unknown source

Children from this marriage were:
1.1.1 M. Withheld He married.
1974 hand written note: Son - Withheld, (63) widower 1974, lives with mother, Works for MUD?
May 1985 He signed the register for the Colling Family Reunion on Sunday May 26 at Indianola, NE. From Omaha, NE
1990 He called from Omaha last year to inform Jerry Colling that his mother, Fern, had died. 4, 13
1.1.2 F Withheld, 7 She married Withheld7
The child from this marriage was:
1.1.2.1 M Withheld 7 He married.
The child from this marriage was:
1.1.2.1.1 F Withheld

1.2 F Leota Mae COLLING 9 was born about 1895 4 and died in 1984 in Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa, USA about age 89.
• Other names for Leota were Leota May COLLING, and 7 Mae Withheld. 11
1980 Red Oak, Iowa; added by hand: still living 1980, She's 85 4
Leota married Paul Withheld, 12.

The child from this marriage is:
1.2.1 F Kathryn Withheld married Lou Withheld7.

Source Citations
1. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling.
2. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 2, pg. 13.
3. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, St. Catherine's Hospital McCook, Red Willow Co., NE.
4. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 2, pg. 18.
5. 1870 United States Federal Census, Submitted by: Lois.
6. 1880 United States Federal Census, Submitted by: Lois.
7. E-mail Message, Richard D. McClung Jr.
8. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D., Volume 2, pg. 13, 18.
9. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn.
10. The Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn), Volume 2, pg. 22.
11. Ibid, Volume 2, pg. 17.
12. Ibid, last only - Volume 2, pg. 18.
13. Letter - Dec 1990 Christmas, Jerry Dee Colling.