Name: Mary A. COLLIER
Given Name: Mary A.
Birth: abt. 1825-27 in KY
Mary A. Collier is the daughter of Nancy Ping McCarty and her first husband. She was adopted by Tolbert Collier after he and Nancy P.McCarty married.
A marriage record shows a Mary Jane Collier, b. abt. 1823 in KY and d. 1872 in Bartholomew, IN, buried 1872 in Curns Cemetary, Bartholomew, IN, married to William Erastas Herod on Oct. 27, 1842 in Bartholomew, IN. Don't know if this is this Mary A.Collier and her middle name was mis-recorded, or it is Mary J., her half-sister- records aren't clear. Another marriage record shows Mary Collier b. abt. 1821 in Garrard, KY m. to Achilles Allen in 1844 in Garrard, KY.
Father: Tolbert COLLIER (COLIER) b: 1799 or 1802 in Garet or Pulaski Co., KY
Mother: Nancy PING (MCCARTY) b: 1806 in Pulaski Co., KY