Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Britton Brook Simms

Male 1866 - 1960  (94 years)


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  • Name Britton Brook Simms  [1
    Born 18 May 1866  Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Oct 1960  Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Fairview Cemetery, Denison, Grayson, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2257  Dickinson
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2009 

    Father James Alexander Simms,   b. 27 Apr 1825, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1881, Ranger, Eastland, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Emily Jane Hanson,   b. 27 Jun 1829, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1881, Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 8 Oct 1846  Heard County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F0225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minnie Esther Robinson,   b. 23 May 1872, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1966, Denison, Grayson, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 1887  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Appleton Simms,   b. Jul 1888, Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mercer David Simms,   b. 17 Mar 1890, Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Oct 1974, Denison, Grayson, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Ogden Dennis Simms,   b. 20 Dec 1892, Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jun 1982, Denison, Grayson, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
     4. Jessie Simms,   b. Nov 1894, Hopkins County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 23 May 2009 
    Family ID F0683  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 May 1866 - Hopkins County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Oct 1960 - Grayson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S104078] Early History of Hopkins County, Texas, E. B. Fleming, (1902), 167.

    2. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: Justice Precinct 2, Hopkins, Texas; Roll: T623_1646 Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 50.

    3. [S007837] Headstone, Fairview Cemetery, Denison, Grayson, Texas.

    4. [S065099] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006 Original data: Texas Department of Health. Texas Death Indexes, 1903-2000. Austin, TX, USA: Texas Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit.), Certificate 59482 .