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Almira Elizabeth Simms

Female 1820 - 1903  (83 years)


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  • Name Almira Elizabeth Simms  [1
    Born 24 Nov 1820  Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1880  District 646, Coweta, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 25 Nov 1903  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Orr, Robert and Almira Simms
    Orr, Robert and Almira Simms
    Person ID I0710  Dickinson
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2011 

    Father John Simms,   b. 9 Jun 1780, Wayne County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1863, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Comfort Mattox Grace,   b. 26 Feb 1798,   d. 18 Jul 1880, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1816  Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F0134  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Orr,   b. 19 Nov 1813, Wilkes County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1880, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 03 Dec 1835  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Notes 
    Children 
     1. John Phillip Orr,   b. 1 Feb 1837, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1926, Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +2. William Benjamin Orr,   b. 14 Oct 1838, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Oct 1916, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Isaac Newton Orr,   b. 12 Nov 1840, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jul 1917, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Tuminus Sylvanus Orr,   b. 1843, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1872, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     5. Franklin W. Orr,   b. 1845,   d. 8 Sep 1863  (Age 18 years)
     6. James H. Orr,   b. 1846,   d. 3 Mar 1864  (Age 18 years)
     7. Robert Simms Orr,   b. Feb 1850
    +8. Elizabeth Amanda Orr,   b. 06 Feb 1852, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1925, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     9. Sarah Orr,   b. 1857,   d. 7 Apr 1900  (Age 43 years)
    +10. Jonathan Orr,   b. 08 May 1859, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1924, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     11. Emma Lou Orr,   b. 13 May 1862, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1933, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F0256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1820 - Hancock County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 03 Dec 1835 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Nov 1903 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oak Hill Cemetery, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Orr, Robert and Almira Simms
    Orr, Robert and Almira Simms

  • Sources 
    1. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880.T9, 1,454 rolls. District 646, Coweta, Georgia, ED 42, roll T9_142, page 590.3000, image 0303.

    2. [S007817] Georgia Marriages to 1850, Jordan R. Dodd, (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc., 1997).
      Online publication - Dodd, Jordan. Georgia Marriages to 1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1997.Original data - Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Georgia.

    3. [S036451] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).
      Online publication - Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived from an array of materials including pedigree charts, family history articles, querie.

    4. [S336398] Georgia Bible Records, Jeannette Holland Austin, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1985), 175.