Elizabeth COLLING

1. Elizabeth COLLING, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 daughter of Wilhelm "William" COLLING and Magdalena BECKER, was born 21 Jan 1869 in Warrenville, DuPage, Illinois, USA, 5, 6, 7 died 23 Sep 1941 in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA 5, 6, 8 at age 72, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA. 6
• Other names for Elizabeth was Lizzie COLLING. 9
• She has conflicting birth information of 2 Jan 1869 and Warrenville, DuPage, Illinois, USA. 4, 10, 11
• She appeared on the census 2 Aug 1870 in Warrenville, DuPage, Illinois, USA. 11
• She appeared on the census in Jun 1880 in Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, USA. 12
• She appeared on the census 15 Apr 1910 in Rawlins City, Carbon, Wyoming, USA 13
• She has conflicting death information of 23 Sep 1941 and Rawlins City, Carbon, Wyoming, USA. 7

1870 Census: Page: 41, State: Illinois, County: DuPage, City: Winfield, Post Office: Warrenville, Stamped 553, Enumeration Date: 2 Aug 1870, Line 27, 1. Dwelling: 343, 2. Family: 344, 3. Name: Colling, Elizabeth, Description: 4. Age: 1, 5. Sex--F, 6. Color--W, 10. Place of Birth: Illinois, 11. Father of Foreign born: checked, 12. Mother of Foreign born: checked 11

1870 Kane County census shows a John Giren 17 yrs, living with Henry & he probably married William Colling's daughter, Elisabeth, born 1869 10

1880 Census: State: Illinois, County: DuPage, City: Naperville, Page: 8, E.D.: 251, Enumeration Date: Jun 1880, Line 3, Name of Street: none, 1. Dwelling 64, 2. Family: 70, 3. Colling, Elizabeth, Personal Description: 4. W, 5. Sex--F, 6. Age: 11, 7. Daughter, Civil Condition: 9. S, 13. Occupation: At school, 24. Place of Birth: Illinois, 25. Father's Place of Birth, Germany, 26. Mother's Place of Birth: Germany 12

April 1930 Magdelena (Becker) Colling Obituary: She leaves to mourn her departure Mrs. Lizie Gierns of Rawlins, Wyoming. 10

Elizabeth married John G. GIRENS 1, 5, 10, 14 12 Mar 1887 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA.
Marriage Notes: Marriage Records of family taken from the records of Red Willow County from 1872 to 1972:
Colling, Elizabeth to John Girens, Date:12 Mar 1887, Book #: 2, Page #: 140 15

John was born in Jan 1853 in , , , Germany, died 2 Nov 1930 in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA at age 77, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA. 7
• Another name for John was John GIRINS.6
• He appeared on the census in 1870 in Virgil Township, Kane, Illinois, USA. 11
• He appeared on the census 15 Apr 1910 in Rawlins City, Carbon, Wyoming. 13
• He has conflicting death information of 2 Nov 1930 and Rawlins City, Carbon,
..... Wyoming, 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: Girens, John, Description: 4. Age: 17, 5. Sex--M, 6. Color--W, 7. Profession: Works on farm, 10. Place of Birth: Prussia, 11. Father of Foreign born: checked, 12. Mother of Foreign born: checked 10

Children from this marriage were:
1 F i. Margaret "Maggie" Lena GIRENS 4 was born 21 Jan 1888 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA 4 and died 14 Dec 1955 in Rawlins City, Carbon, Wyoming, USA 4 at age 67.
• She appeared on the census 15 Apr 1910 in Rawlins City, Carbon, Wyoming. 13
of Pocatello, Idaho 17

2 F ii. Clara GIRENS 4 was born 20 May 1889 in Indianola, Red Willow, Nebraska, USA, died 20 Aug 1957 in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA at age 68, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA. 7
• She has conflicting birth information of 20 May 1890 and Indianola, Red
..... Willow, Nebraska, USA. 7
• She appeared on the census 15 Apr 1910 in Rawlins City, Carbon, Wyoming. 13
of Rawlins, Wyoming 17

Clara married Edwin Voss CORDON 4, 7 15 Aug 1917 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA. Edwin was born 3 Feb 1882 in Willard, , Utah, USA, 7 died 25 Jul 1949 in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA 7 at age 67, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, USA. 7

Source Citations
1. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling.
2. Lucille's Collection, Compiler: Lucille (Hand written notes), Elezebeth.
3. Colling Family Tree - Jerry's D. Colling, Jerry D. Colling (corrected 24
..... Dec 1983), pg. 8 Elisabeth.
4. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn.
5. Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn),
..... Volume 1, pg.21.
6. Evelyn's Collection, Compiler: Evelyn, William Colling Family Group Record.
7. E-mail Message, Richard D. McClung Jr.
8. Letter - Dec 1983 Christmas, Jerry D. Colling, Pocatello, ID.
9. Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn),
..... Volume 1, pg. 22.
10. Letter - Dec 1983 Christmas, Jerry D. Colling.
11. 1870 United States Federal Census

12. 1880 United States Federal Census, Submitted by: Lois.
13. 1910 United States Federal Census
14. Lucille's Collection, Compiler: Lucille (Hand written notes).
15. Marriage Records from Red Willow County (Marriage Records of family
..... taken from the records of .....Red Willow County from 1872 to 1972).
16. 130 Years of Collings in America: 1855-1985, Compiler: Jerry D. Colling,
..... pg. 10.
17. Colling Family in America, Jerry D. Colling, M.D. (Obtained from Evelyn),
..... Volume 1, pg.24.