Collings / Collins Family

New Jersey(?) ~ Pennsylvania ~ Kentucky ~ Indiana
Descendents of Zebulon Collings (b c1706)

Other online trees

Descendants of William Collings

J&N Blagg's Roots

Descendants of William Collings: First Generation

My Other Families






Free Online Resources

Indiana State Library 
Genealogy Database:
Marriages through 1850

Illinois Statewide Vital Records Databases

Find a Grave

Vigo County, Indiana USGenWeb Project

Clark County, Illinois
USGenWeb Project

Ellis Island Online


Pigeon Roost

True Indian Stories

True Indian Stories
























The Collings, Richeys, and the Pigeon Roost Massacre:
listing many of the survivor's descendants
and including most of the major accounts of the Massacre

Constance A Hackman; Leona M Lawson; Kenneth R Scott

History of the Pigeon Roost Massacre
Lizzie D. Coleman

True Indian stories
with glossary of Indiana Indian names

Jacob Piatt Dunn1855-1924
Pigeon Roost, Chapter VIII, page 144

The Danger Period -- Indian History
War of 1812 Pigeon Roost Massacre


The Pigeon Roost Massacre: Its Cause
and Impact and Pigeon Roost Massacre Lesson Plans

Candace Taff Carr

Other resources, from WorldCat

Indiana State Museum: State Historic Sites, #11
Pigeon Roost

Pigeon Roost State Historic Site

Pigeon Roost Cemetery
Dee Pavey
(photo links seem to be dead)




















Memorial at Pigeon Roost

William Elston Collins Headstone
Lynne Collins 2005
























Comments, corrections, additions (please!)
Thanks for visiting!
Lynne Collins, Collins Consultancy ~
April 2011
background image: Mayang's Free Textures