Hi Bob, My name is Sue Collamore and my great grandfather was Henry Collamore born 1810 in Devon, England. He married Sussanha Smith born 12/12/1813 in Georgeham.I have a list of their children, Heby (Heke) 2/8/1835, Eliza Jane 7/9/1837, Elizabeth 1840, William 1841, Edward 1846, George Washington Collamore (my grandfather) 4/27/1851 all of Georgeham, Devon, England and then Henry born in 1855 in Illinois. William married Betsy J. Blood 2/18/1865 and George married Nellie Blood 9/4/1867 in Sycamore also.When Nellie died George then married Mary jane Rogers 7/31/1881.
I think we have a connection here. I have just started on working this geneology stuff.My father is deceased and no one really talked much so I have gathered what I can of Obituaries and newspapers that my mother had and am taking it from there.I would really like to talk to you.Who was your father and where were you born.My 2 sisters and brother were born in Iowa. I was born here in Washington State.I'm probably jumping around here but I'm excited about working on this.I can tell you that my grandfather settled in Utica Nebraska and was the Marshall and town Masonary.To his first marriage he had 5 children with Nellie, Minnie 7/1868 Ill. Died 2/1918 in Seattle, WA. Married to Arnold Zbinden, Luella Collamore 1872 (M) David Lively, Maude E. 5/1874 Be. (M) Charles E. Marquis, Lenore A 6/2/1876 NE> (D) 12/8/1918 (M) Ira Carlton, George H. 3/1878 NE. (D) 1920 (M) Alice E Johnston 1899/1900.He then married Mary Jane Rogers they has 8 children (boy did they keep busy must have been cold) William Wesley 7/31/1884-5/30/1937 (M) Florence Nichols, Lewis Ishmael 1/21/1887-3/2/1945 (M) Mellis Leeling 2. Lena Kipp, Ethelyn Arletta 3/10/1889-2/12/1964 (M) Tressie Powell, Arthur H. 5/12/1891-3/26/1905, Elmer Elsworth 4/22/1894-10/29/1967 (M) Glena Bogue, Achsah Elizabeth 9/26/1896-8/27/1927 (M) George Robertson, Edward (My father) 4/9/1899-2/12/1973(M) Iva Bogue 2. Margaret Hansen (my mother), Dean 9/15/ 1901-9/5/1968 (M) Emmaretta Wayt.All born in Utica, NE.Hope I'm not boring you, I have more info also. Henry's fathers name was John 1767-3/11/1849 married Anne (b) 1771 (d) around 1851. They had 3 children Henry 1810, Susanna 5/19/1811 & Maria 3/14/1813.OK you're probably tired of reading so I'll close for now.Please let me know if want to work on this, you can e-mail me back if you like.Hope to hear from you soon.Sue