Valentine Collins

North Carolina

• In 1800 Valentine Collins is living in Morgan Twp., Ashe County, North Carolina. Vardery, Thomas and Ambrose Collins also. All listed as FPC


Stony Creek Baptist Church Minute Books

• December 1801 Nancy Gibson, received by letter. Valentine Collins received by experience and baptised.


• 24 April 1816--- by Tenn. Grant No, 3770 Absalom Looney received 150 acres; also 45 acres on north side of Clinch River where Valentine Collins formerly lived.


• 1820 Floyd County, Kentucky Census

There were ten Collins families on the 1820 census. Valentine, Bradley, and Meredith were the only Collins’ listed as FPC. Adam Burchfield was living between Valentine and Martin Gibson. Martin Gibson is thought to be the same Martin Gibson born about 1776 in Orange Co, North Carolina. He was bound to James Carrington in 1784 along with sisters Dicey and Susannah. Dicey may be the wife of Valentine Collins.

• 1830 Floyd County, Kentucky census Valentine Collins is living next door to William Cole who is reported to have married Obediah (Biddy) Collins, daughter of Valentine.

• Collins, Valentine

Acres: 100 Book: F-2

Survey Date: 10- 1-1833

County: Morgan

WaterCourse: Newcomb Fk Page:

Township: Range:

Reference: THE KENTUCKY LAND GRANTS Volume 1Part 1 page 512

• 1844 2nd Sat Jul 13th; Met at meeting house. Bro. Samuel Smith, Mod. We give Bro. Valentine Collins and Sister Dicy Collins their letters of dismission.

STONE COAL CHURCH MINUTES. Part Four" (Contributed by Fred Vanderpool, Hippo, KY) in The Journal of the MAGOFFIN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, Vol. 23, Summer 2001, No. 2, page 57.

• Joshua Collins--- Age 48 Parents: Valentine and Dicy Collins BornTennessee and died in Johnson County, Kentucky on 1 Feb 54.