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Bert Leighton Collingwood

Male 1878 - 1956


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  • Name  Bert Leighton Collingwood  [1
    Alt. Birth  4 Mar 1878  Quincy, Branch County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Born  3 Apr 1878  Quincy, Branch County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Spelling/AKA 
    • According to a file at Rootsweb from Sharon Cornell, he was Bert "Laytin" Collingwood; his headstone spells his middle name "Leighton."
    Michigan Birth Records 
    • Name: Bertie Laytin Collingwood; Gender: Female (sic); Birth Date: 3 April 1878; Birthplace: Quincy, Branch, Michigan; Father's Name: George S. Collingwood; Mother's Name: Cyntha M. Collingwood; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C73553-2; System Origin: Michigan-ODM; Source Film Number: 930799; Collection: Michigan Births and Christenings, 1775-1995
    Census  1880  Quincy, Branch County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Bertie Colingwood (sic), white, male, age 2, son, single, born in Michigan, father born in England, mother born in Virginia
    Census  1900  Bear Lake Township, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Bertie L. Collingwood, son, white, male, born in April 1878, age 22, single, born in Michigan, father born in England, mother born in West Virginia, occupation porter, not employed 0 months during the previous year, could read, could write, could speak English
    Census  1910  Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • (Married to Maggie, living with her and children Marie and George Collingwood:) Line number 21: dwelling number: 62, family number: 63: Bert Collingwood, head of household, male, white, age 32, married (once), years of present marriage 8, birthplace Michigan, father's birthplace England (spoke English), mother's birthplace Virginia, could speak English, occupation laborer, nature of industry farm, wage earner, not out of work April 15, 1910, number of weeks out of work in 1909: 0, could read, could write
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918  12 Sep 1918  Flint, Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Serial Number: 1333, No.: 5795; Name: Bert Leighton Collingwood; age: 40 years; address: 620 East 4th Avenue, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan; date of birth: April 3, 1878; native born; present trade: Foreman Hanady Brothers; employed by: Ware House 8, Flint, Michigan; nearest living relative: Mrs. Bert Collingwood, 623 East 4th Avenue, Flint, Michigan; race: white; height: medium, build: medium, eye color: blue, hair color: gray, lost an arm, leg, hand, eye, or seems to be physically disabled: no; city or county: Flint, Genesee County, Michigan; date of registration: September 12, 1918
    Census  1920  Flint, Genesee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • (Married to "Margeret" Collingwood, living with her and children Marie and George Collingwood, apparently keeping a rooming house with the following roomers: Jack Newton, Jack Parry, William White, Henry Anderson, Julius Hull, "Lineard" (Leonard?) S. Redford and son, "Lineard" S. Redford Jr.:) Line number 10: 620 East 4th Avenue, dwelling number: 46, family number: 63: Bert Collingwood, head of household, rented home, male, white, age 41, married, could read, could write, born in Michigan, father's birthplace England, father's mother tongue English, mother's birthplace Virginia, could speak English, occupation clerk, nature of industry warehouse, wage earner

      Jack Newton, roomer, male, white, age 27, single, year of immigration to the US: 1919, alien, could read, could write, born in Canada, mother tongue English, father's birthplace Canada, father's mother tongue English, mother's birthplace Canada, mother's mother tongue English, could speak English, occupation machine man, nature of industry auto factory, wage earner

      Jack Parry, roomer, male, white, age 38, single, year of immigration to the US: 1900, alien, could read, could write, born in Wales, mother tongue English, father's birthplace Wales, father's mother tongue English, mother's birthplace Wales, mother's mother tongue English, could speak English, occupation miner, nature of industry city, wage earner

      William White, roomer, male, white, age 28, single, year of immigration to the US: 1919, alien, could read, could write, born in Ireland, mother tongue English, father's birthplace Ireland, father's mother tongue English, mother's birthplace Ireland, mother's mother tongue English, could speak English, occupation machine man, nature of industry auto factory, wage earner

      Henry Anderson, roomer, male, white, age 56, single, year of immigration to the US: 1880, naturalized, year of citizenship: 1885, could read, could write, born in Sweden, mother tongue Swedish, father's birthplace Sweden, father's mother tongue Swedish, mother's birthplace Sweden, mother's mother tongue carpenter, could speak English, occupation carpenter, nature of industry auto factory, wage earner

      Julius Hull, roomer, male, white, age 26, married, could read, could write, born in Michigan, father's birthplace Michigan, mother's birthplace Michigan, could speak English, occupation carpenter, nature of industry house, wage earner

      Lineard S. Redford, roomer, male, white, age 40, married, year of immigration to the US: 1903, alien, could read, could write, born in England, mother tongue English, father's birthplace England, father's mother tongue English, mother's birthplace England, mother's mother tongue English, could speak English, occupation millwright, nature of industry auto factory, wage earner

      Lineard Redford Jr., roomer, male, white, age 19, single, year of immigration to the US: 1903, alien, could read, could write, born in England, mother tongue English, father's birthplace England, father's mother tongue English, mother's birthplace England, mother's mother tongue English, could speak English, occupation assembly man, nature of industry auto factory, wage earner
    Census  1930  Bear Lake Township, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • (Bert Collingwood was divorced, living with his future second wife, who was married, Minnie Mattison, housekeepr, and three of her children who were boarding there: Leslie, Walter, and Iris Mattison:) Line number 60: dwelling number: 87, family number: 87: Bert Collingwood, head of household, owned home, lived on a farm, male, white, age 52, divorced, age at first marriage 22, did not attend school since September 1929, could read and write, born in Michigan, father's birthplace English (sic), mother's birthplace Virginia, state code: 62, country code: 10, nativity: 1, could speak English, occupation farmer, nature of industry farm, occupation code VVVV, own account, actively employed at time of census, was not a veteran, number of farm in schedule: 69
    Headstone Photograph 
    • Bert Leighton Collingwood's grave is located at the Bear Lake Township Cemetery in Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan. The epitaph on the stone is: "Bert Leighton Collingwood. 1878-1956."
    The Headstone of Bert Leighton Collingwood
    The Headstone of Bert Leighton Collingwood
    Died  16 Jul 1956  Benzie County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried  Bear Lake Township Cemetery, Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I591  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Father  George Samuel Collingwood,   b. 18 Apr 1841, Birmingham, , Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1933, Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Cynthia M. Hinchman,   b. 28 Mar 1841, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1920, Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  21 Aug 1864  Cass County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Michigan Marriage Records 
    • Groom's Name: Samuel G. Cullingwood; Bride's Name: Cynthia M. Hinchman; Marriage Date: 21 August 1864; Marriage Place: Cass County, Michigan; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51830-3; System Origin: Michigan-EASy; Source Film Number: 1021045; Collection: Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995
    Family ID  F11290  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Margaret M. "Maggie" Smith,   b. Oct 1883, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Alt. Marriage  25 May 1901  Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • A second record at Family Search Labs reports their marriage date as May 25.
    Married  26 May 1901  Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 10
    Divorced  Yes, date unknown 
    Michigan Marriage Records 
    • Groom's Name: Berth Collingwood; Groom's Age: 23 years; Groom's Birth Date: 1878; Groom's Birthplace: Branch County; Bride's Name: Margaret Smith; Bride's Age: 18 years; Bride's Birth Date: 1883; Bride's Birthplace: Michigan; Marriage Date: 26 May 1901; Marriage Place: Bear Lake, Manistee, Michigan; Groom's Father: G.S. Collingwood; Groom's Mother: Cynta Hinchman; Bride's Father: Chancey Smith; Bride's Mother: Sarah; Film Number: 2342519; Frame Number: (nothing); Digital Folder Number: 4208660; Image Number: 514; Reference Number: v 3 p 178 rn 2837; Collection: Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925
    Children 
    >1. Marie Pearl Collingwood,   b. 7 Mar 1902, Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1988
    >2. George Chancey Collingwood,   b. 13 Apr 1903, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1974, Denton Township, Roscommon County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F535  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Minnie Elizabeth Six,   b. 8 May 1896, Oliver Township, Huron County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1942, Benzie County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Marriage  10 Apr 1939  [4, 12
    Married  16 Apr 1939  Beulah, Benzie County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Michigan Marriage Records 
    • Groom's Name: Bert L. Collingwood; Groom's Birth Date: 1879; Groom's Birthplace: Michigan; Groom's Age: 60; Bride's Name: Minnie E. Six; Bride's Birth Date: 1897; Bride's Birthplace: Michigan; Bride's Age: 42; Marriage Date: 16 April 1939; Marriage Place: Beulah, Benzie, Michigan; Groom's Father's Name: George Collingwood; Groom's Mother's Name: Cythia Henchman; Bride's Father's Name: Charles Six; Bride's Mother's Name: Etta McLargan; Groom's Marital Status: Unknown; Groom's Previous Wife's Name: (nothing entered); Bride's Marital Status: Unknown; Bride's Previous Husband's Name: Mattison; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M73521-3; System Origin: Michigan-EASy; Source Film Number: 941964; Reference Number: vol 2 p 267 rn 12; Collection: Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995
    Children 
    >1. Wilbur Eugene Collingwood,   b. 11 Feb 1940, Joyfield Township, Benzie County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 2003, Maples-Benzie County Medical Care Facility, Frankfort, Benzie County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F19389  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S855] McCatty, Lisa Marie (Collingwood) - Email (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S4274] World Connect - John K Hinchman: :3129937, (last updated: 2005-09-10 02:47:44 UTC (Sat), contact Sharon K. Cornell) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S337] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (ancestry.com and Family Search) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S426] Find A Grave (web site) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S273] Michigan Marriages, 1822-1925 (Family Search) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S54] 1900 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Bear Lake Township, Manistee County, Michigan; enumeration district: 27, supervisor's district: 9, sheet number: 5B, page number: 15; enumeration date: June 11, 1900

    7. [S628] 1880 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Quincy, Branch County, Michigan; Page 2, Supervisor's District 1, Enumeration District 36, Sheet 659B; Enumerated on about June 1, 1880

    8. [S72] 1910 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Bear Lake village, Manistee County, Michigan; supervisor's district: 9, enumeration district: 31, sheet number: 5A, page number: 27; enumeration date: about April 27, 1910

    9. [S19] 1920 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Flint city, Genesee County, Michigan; enumeration district: 9; supervisor's district: 6, sheet number: 4A, page number: 4; enumeration date: January 7, 1920

    10. [S77] 1930 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Bear Lake Township, Manistee County, Michigan; enumeration district: 51-3, supervisor's district: 4; sheet number: 4B, page number: 92; enumeration date: April 16, 1930

    11. [S8256] Collingwood, Bert Leighton - Headstone Photograph, (his grave is at the Bear Lake Township Cemetery in Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan; photo provided courtesy of "Night Angel" at Find A Grave (web site); Memorial #: 8237369) (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S6528] World Connect - CLIMBING JUDY'S FAMILY TREE: judylynn, (last updated: 2010-03-26 17:45:08 UTC (Fri), contact Judy) (Reliability: 3).