David Collins was born 3 March 1754 in London, England, United Kingdom to Arthur Tooker Collins (1718-1793) and Henrietta Caroline Fraser (c1718-1807) and died 24 March 1810 Hobart, Tasmania, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Maria Stuart Procter (c1760-1830) 13 June 1777 in St Paul's Church of England, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
He was deputy judge advocate and first lieutenant-governor of Tasmania.
|Offspring of David Collins and Maria Stuart Procter (c1760-1830)|
|Female Collins (-)|
|Offspring of David Collins and Ann Yates (c1767-)|
|Marianne Laetitia Collins (1790-1860)|
|George Reynolds Collins (1793-1821)|
|Offspring of David Collins and Margaret Elizabeth Eddington (1792-1822)|
|Eliza Eddington Collins (1809-1869)|