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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Family: Henry Thomas Simms / Sadie Rucker (F0712)

m. 30 Apr 1901


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  • Father | Male
    Henry Thomas Simms

    Born  22 Nov 1870  Grantville, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Oct 1931  Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  8 Oct 1931  Mount Hebron West Cemetery, Elmore, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  30 Apr 1901  [1, 2, 3]  Elmore County, Alabama  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Benjamin Thomas Simms | F0145 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Putnam Dickinson | F0145 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Sadie Rucker

    Born  3 Nov 1883  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Dec 1918  Elmore, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mount Hebron West Cemetery, Elmore, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Andrew W Rucker | F7146 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary J Benson | F7146 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Mary Bess Simms

    Born  1 Apr 1902  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Aug 1983   
    Buried    Thorsby Memorial Cemetery, Thorsby, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Houston Loren Smith | F7147 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    Benjamin Rucker Simms

    Born  7 Oct 1903  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Oct 1980  Sheffield, Colbert, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Oakwood Cemetery, Tuscumbia, Colbert, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Roberta Beasley | F7148 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Female
    + Grace Simms

    Born  4 Oct 1905  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Jul 1974  Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Chilton Memorial Gardens, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Joseph Frank Higgins | F7149 
    Married  17 Feb 1924  Chilton County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    Henry T. Simms

    Born  1908  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Female
    Sarah Edith Simms

    Born  1910  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Male
    Phillip Benson Simms

    Born  15 Sep 1911  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 May 1982  Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Chilton Memorial Gardens, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nell Isabell Sumner | F7150 
    Married  19 Sep 1931  Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    + Imogene Simms

    Born  16 Sep 1915  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Oct 1976   
    Buried    Chilton Memorial Gardens, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John Ponder Lawrence | F7151 
    Married  15 Jul 1932  Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  James W Moliston | F7152 
    Married  1 Apr 1936  Autauga County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S241] Alabama, Select Marriages, 1816-1942, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014), FHL Film Number: 1034780 Reference ID: 2:3ZLVF3D.

    2. [S313] Alabama, County Marriages, 1805-1967 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016), Film Number: 001034780.

    3. [S309] Alabama, Marriage Indexes, 1814-1935 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015).