A tree on Ancestry.com titled McCollum of Northeast Alabama has John McCollum b.1767 Scotland but lived in Chester Co. SC d. Blount Co. AL m Elizabeth unknown and no data on her children Fannie MACOLLUM 1800 – m Kinchen Gamble b 1794 – Josiah MACOLLUM 1810 – m Elizabeth Jones b. 1814 David MACOLLUM 1816 – m Elvira b. 1827 Manda MACOLLUM 1825 – m b 1848
lists John as son of Henry Macollom Birth 1732 in Argyll, Oben, Scotland Death 1787 in Kershaw, Chester, South Carolina and Ann Newman Birth ABT 1736 in Belfast, Antrim, Irland Death ABT 1830 in Fayette, Al
the McCullum line goes back on this tree but no documentation is given and no other tree has the info.