Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Family: Franklin Robert Simms / Susan Gary (F0257)

m. 24 Oct 1844


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  • Father | Male
    Franklin Robert Simms

    Born  8 Mar 1823  Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Apr 1890  Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Caney Cemetery, Pickton, Hopkins, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  24 Oct 1844  [1]  Troup County, Georgia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Mary Louisa Speer | F1072 
    Married     
    Father  John Simms | F0134 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Comfort Mattox Grace | F0134 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Susan Gary

    Born  11 Apr 1825  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Father   
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Female
    Cordera Carolina Simms

    Born  9 Oct 1845  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Walter Gibson Orr | F2831 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    + Alonzo Henry Simms

    Born  13 Oct 1847  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Dec 1906  Bimingham, Jefferson, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Henrietta Speigener | F2832 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Female
    Emily Comfort Simms

    Born  15 Apr 1850  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Marion Calvin Humphries | F2833 
    Married  Abt 1871   

    Child 4 | Female
    Nancy Catherine Simms

    Born  14 May 1852  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Jan 1853  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Female
    Susan Frances Simms

    Born  6 Jun 1854  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Nov 1937  Wetumpka, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Wetumpka City Cemetery, Wetumpka, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Adolphe Austin | F2834 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Female
    Ada Jane Simms

    Born  9 Oct 1856  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Jun 1889  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Providemce Methodist Cemetery, Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jesse B Humphries | F2835 
    Married  17 Dec 1879  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Benjamin Britton Simms

    Born  4 May 1859  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Mar 1936  Talladega, Talladega, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Oak Hill Cemetery, Talladega, Talladega, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ola Arnold | F2830 
    Married     

    Child 8 | Male
    John Gary Simms

    Born  23 Mar 1862  Coosa County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Mar 1895  New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Pine Hill Cemetery, Auburn, Lee, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Laura Lee Casey | F2836 
    Married     

  • Sources 
    1. [S007817] Georgia Marriages to 1850, Jordan R. Dodd, (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc., 1997).