Posted in The Free State of Jones, The Long Shadow of the Civil War, tagged american civil war, civil war dissent, desdemonia welch, free state of jones, jasper collins, jones county, mississippi unionists, newt knight, Riley J. Collins, Simeon Collins, state of jones on February 23, 2009 |
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For those of you following the Collins family posts, please don’t miss my post on the Union pension file of Riley J. Collins over at Southern Unionists Chronicles. Riley was brother to Simeon and Jasper Collins and died serving the Union Army during the Civil War.
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