Lyman Excell Collier

Lyman Excell Collier[1]

Male 1924 - 1995  (71 years)

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  • Name Lyman Excell Collier  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 05 Feb 1924  Memphis, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Grandson 
    Residence 25 Mar 1950  Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 26 
    Residence 1960  Erie, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1935-1993  Erie, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Age: 11 
    Died 09 Nov 1995  Erie, Pennsylvania - St. Vincent Health Center Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 9
    • Age: 71
    Buried Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID P284  Our Extended Family and History
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2019 

    Father Marvin Reed 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mamie Dell Collier,   b. 25 Dec 1903, Starkville, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 December 1934, Cook, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F81  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rosa Lee Watkins 
    Children 
     1. Lyman Excell Collier, Jr.  [natural]
     2. Christopher Collier  [natural]
     3. Vivian Barbara Collier  [natural]
     4. Ronald Collier,   d. Yes, date unknown  [natural]
     5. Beverly Collier  [natural]
     6. Rosalind Collier,   b. Eerie, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Wendell Collier  [natural]
     8. Jacqueline Collier  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F77  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 05 Feb 1924 - Memphis, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 09 Nov 1995 - Erie, Pennsylvania - St. Vincent Health Center Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Lyman Excell Collier Sr.
      Was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II

      Lyman Excell collier Sr., 71, 462 E. 38th St., died Thursday, Nov 9, 1995, at St. Vincent Health Center.

      He was born in Memphis, Tenn., Feb 5, 1924, son of the late Marvin Reed and Mamie Dismukes Collier.

      Mr. Collier was a resident of Erie for 51 years; was a retired bricklayer and a member of International Union of BAC, Local 9 Pa.,and had also been a self-employed masonry worker; and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

      He was preceded in death by his wife, Rosa Lee Watkins Collier; two sons, Lyman Excell Collier Jr. and Ronald Collier; and two brothers, Raymond and Charles Billings.

      Survivors include two sons, Elder Christopher C. Collier of Erie and Wendell Collier of Chicago; four daughters, Mrs. Vivian (Barbara) Beason and Rosalind McCullum, both of Erie, Mrs. Robert (Jacqueline) Carter of Austin, Texas, and Beverly Collier of Cleveland, Ohio; two sisters, Catherine Estells of Chicago and Ann Crawford of Erie; 19 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

      Friends may call at Law Funeral Home, 1861 Buffalo Road, Monday from 7 to 9p.m., and Tuesday from 11a.m. to the time of a service there at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Dwane Brock officiating.

      Burial will be at Erie Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-2144004508] Ancestry Family Trees, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Trees.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=8662431&pid=284

    2. [S-1865443952] Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1929–1990. Digital Images, 3–5. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau of Archives and History. Harrisburg, Pennsylv).
      Birth date: 5 Feb 1924 Birth place: Death date: 9 Nov 1995 Death place: Erie County, Pennsylvania

    3. [S-2137537704] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security), Number: 413-18-6973; Issue State: Tennessee; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Birth date: 5 Feb 1924 Birth place: Death date: 9 Nov 1995 Death place: Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    4. [S-1794724546] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta), Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory titl).
      Residence date: 1960 Residence place: Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
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    5. [S-1098352043] Web: Pennsylvania, Find A Grave Index, 1682-2012, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    6. [S-1094253950] Pennsylvania, Veteran Compensation Applications, WWII, 1950, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

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    8. [S-1794821557] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627), Year: 1940; Census Place: Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee; Roll: T627_3970; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 98-304.

    9. .
      The Erie Public Library Published Lyman's death, Nov 12, 1995. http://www.erielibrary.org/obits951.html

      But the actual obituary says he died Nov 9th, 1995.

    10. [S-2134050168] Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com), ancestry.com.
      Ancestry.com, Social Security Death Index, Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006. Social Security Number: 414-14-7942
      Info provided by Candace Horton