Rev. William Collins

371007_1265220429484_fullAlso referred to as Mr. Collins

Cousin to Mr. Bennet

Rector by Lady Catherine’s Patronage

Will inherit Mr. Bennet’s fortune and estate after his death

First was thinking of proposing to Jane, then Mrs. Bennet she is soon to be engaged

Proposes to Elizabeth, but she denies

Proposes to Charlotte, they become engaged, and get married

Introduces Charlotte and Elizabeth to Lady Catherine De Bourgh