George Whitfield Collord1

#20891, (1 May 1848 - 16 March 1914)
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*George Washington Collord2 (1820 - )
Mother*Amanda M Whitfield2 (c 1824 - )


Martha Theresa Smith b. 1831, d. 1908
Birth*1 May 1848He was born on 1 May 1848 at 280 Houston Street, New York, New York.1 
19 June 1860He appeared on the census of 19 June 1860 in the household of Joseph Whitfield and Prudence Ann Shea at 6th Dist., 11th Ward, New York, New York.3 
3 July 1870He appeared on the census of 3 July 1870 in the household of Prudence Ann Shea at 17th Ward, New York, New York.4 
27 December 1870He appeared on the census of 27 December 1870 in the household of Amanda M Whitfield and George Washington Collord at 7th Street betw. 1st and 2nd Avenues, north side, New York, New York, age 21, b. NY.5 
1 June 1880He appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 in the household of George Washington Collord and Amanda M Whitfield at 29 East 130th Street, New York, New York, age 32, b. NY, father b. OH, mother b. IN [sic], bank cashier.6 
15 June 1900He appeared on the census of 15 June 1900 in the household of Amanda M Whitfield and George Washington Collord at Sea Cliff Village, Oyster Bay Town, Nassau Co., New YorkG, age 50, b. NY May 1850, bookkeeper.7 
Marriage*10 December 1901He married Martha Theresa Smith on 10 December 1901 at New York, New York.8,9 
21 April 1910He appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 at 260 West 73rd Street, New York, New York.10 
Death*16 March 1914He died on 16 March 1914 at New York at age 65.11 
Obituary17 March 1914Obituary for George Whitfield Collord was published on 17 March 1914 at New York.12 
Probate*March 1916His estate was probated in March 1916.12 


  1. [S1877] United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925, Microfilm publications M1371, M1372, M1490, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, online, M1490 Passport Applications, 2 Jan 1906 - 31 Mar 1925 > image 110/752. Appl. No. 31313, 1 May 1907. George Whitfield Collord, b. 26 May 1848 at 280 Houston St., New York NY; res. Newport RI, husb. of Martha, b. Portsmouth NH 14 Sep 1832; age 59, ht. 5' 8", blue eyes, gray hair; intent to return to US in "about one year."
  2. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. J (50), b. NY, mason; Pr. Ann (50), b. NY.
  4. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. A Whitfield (67), b. NJ, real estate value $3000, personal estate $2000.
  5. [S88] 1870 U.S. Federal Census, 2nd enumeration. Geo. W (50), b. IN [sic], language professor; Amanda (38), b. NY, keeping house.
  6. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. G W (59), b. NY, parents b. NJ, Professor of Latin; Amanda M (55), b. NY, parents b. NJ, keeping house.
  7. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. George W (79), b. IN Oct 1820, father b. OH, mother b. NY, Latin professor; Amanda (74), b. NY Apr 1825, parents b. NJ, 12 children, 7 living; marr. 53 yrs.
  8. [S1213] New York Marriages, 1686-1980, online, George Whitfeld Collord, son of Geo. Washington Collord and Amanda H. Whitfeld, and Martha Theressa [sic] Fiske, dau. of James Wiggins Smith and Eliza Fulson Robinson, marr. Manhattan 10 Dec 1901.
  9. [S422] New York City Brides Index to 1937 (Italian Genealogical Group), online, Martha T Fiske and George W Collord, marr. Manhattan NY 10 Dec 1901, cert. no. 21757.
  10. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. George (62), b. and parents b. NY, wid., own income. Also four servants.
  11. [S1429] New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949, online George Whitfield Collord, b. NYC 26 May 1848, son of Geo. Washington Collord, b. IN, and Amanda Whitfield, b. NYC; wid., retired, d. Manhattan NY 16 Mar 1914, age 65; bur. Cambridge MA 19 Mar 1914.
  12. [S14] The New York Times, New York, N.Y.