From the book: " History of the towns of New Milford and Bridgewater, Connecticut" by Samuel Orcutt.
Amos Collins, m. Prudence Noble, 10 May 1741 in New Milford. She died 23 Jan 1804. He died 30 May 1778.
Jonathan, bapt 20 Sept 1741
Hannah, b. 11 March 1743, m. Asahel Hitchcock
Amos, b. 1 Nov 17 1745; unm, and blind in consequence of having the small-pox. He rang the bell in the Cong. Church many years, and fell in the belfry and was killed 11 July 1792. age 46.
Prudence, bapt. 11 August 1751.
Stephen, b. 1 Nov 1754; prob. m. 23 June 1781, Dolly Olmstead.
Amos & Prudence are buried in Center Cemetery, New Milford.
Amos was born abt 1717/18 ?, prob. son of Nathan Collins of Milford, CT.
Prudence Noble was born, 3 May 1721, New Milford, parents:
Stephen Noble 1686-1755
Abigal Morgan 1683-1758
Noble anctry can be found in history of New milford and also in: "Family of Thomas Noble", by Lucius M. Boltwood, Hartford, Conn. 1878
Dolly Olmstead, b. abt 1763 died 1884, nothing further on her yet.