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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Lourette Simms

Female 1888 - 1973  (84 years)


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  • Name Lourette Simms  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 15 Jun 1888  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1900  Militia District 693, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1910  Militia District 646, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1920  Newman, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1930  Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 23 Jan 1973  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 162, page 40.

      Mrs. Lourette Simms Atkinson.
      DAR ID Number: 161128

      Born in Coweta County, Ga. Wife of William Yates Atkinson.

      Descendant of Capt. John Dickinson, as follows:
      1. John Hanson Simms (b. 1854) m. 1887 Cora Stacey (b. 1861).
      2. John Dickinson Simms (b. 1830) m. 1848 Louise Posey Hanson (1831-1913).
      3. John Simms (1782-1863) m. 2d 1816 Comfort Mosely Grace.
      4. Robert Simms (1757-1850) m. 1780 Sarah Dickinson (1760-1850).
      5. John Dickinson m. 1st 1757 Mary Barnes.

      John Dickinson commanded a company in the North Carolina troops. He was born and died in Edgecombe County, N. C.

      Also No. 157052.
    Person ID I1202  Dickinson
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2009 

    Father John Shakelford Hanson Simms,   b. 2 Jun 1854, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1940, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Cora Stacy,   b. 15 Oct 1860, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1947, Newnan, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1887  Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F0371  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Yates Atkinson,   b. 18 Jan 1887, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1953, Coweta County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1909  Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Mr.and Mrs. John Hanson Simms announce the engagement of their daughter Lourette to Mr. William Yates Atkinson, the marriage to take place Dec. 1st at their home in Newnan.

      Abstracted from The Herald and Advertiser, Newnan, Coweta County, Georgia, 5 November 1909.

    Children 
    +1. William Yates Atkinson,   b. 9 Sep 1912, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1997, Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F0372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jun 1888 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jan 1973 - Coweta County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S015232] 1930 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930.T626, 2,667 rolls. Newnan, Coweta, Georgia, ED 6, roll 349, page , image 695.0.

    2. [S013317] 1920 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.T625, 2,076 rolls. Newman, Coweta, Georgia, ED , roll , page , image 616.

    3. [S013185] 1910 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910.T624, 1,178 rolls. Militia District 646, Coweta, Georgia, ED , roll T624_182, part , page .

    4. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900.T623, 1854 rolls. Coweta, Georgia, ED , roll , page .

    5. [S007612] Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-98, (Atlanta, Georgia: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records, 1998).
      Certificate 001521, Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-98, (Georgia: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records, 1998).

    6. [S336457] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).