Theron Collier was born on March 31st, 1912. In Duluth, Minnesota as Theron Leo Collier to Famed cartoonist Nate Collier, (Who also worked for Paul Terry around the 1920's) and Alma (Nee: Snetcher). In 1913. Thurlo Meredith was born and Alma died around 1922.  He apparently got his start painting pictures around the early 1930's, But later went into the Cartoon business. Along with his little brother, Thurlo. Working for Terrytoons but later leaving around the 1950's and deciding to work in small, Commerical industries until the 1960's. In wich both Theron and Thurlo retired.  Theron later died on March 13th, 1995. In Norwich, New London, Connecticut. Preceeding in death was his younger brother, Thurlo. and he was survived by his wife. Lucille Caroline Chapman. Who died in 2001.