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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Phillip Benson Simms

Male 1911 - 1982  (70 years)


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  • Name Phillip Benson Simms 
    Born 15 Sep 1911  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1920  Elmore, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 24 May 1982  Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Chilton Memorial Gardens, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2405  Dickinson
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2018 

    Father Henry Thomas Simms,   b. 22 Nov 1870, Grantville, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1931, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sadie Rucker,   b. 3 Nov 1883, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1918, Elmore, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 30 Apr 1901  Elmore County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Family ID F0712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nell Isabell Sumner,   b. 22 Oct 1912,   d. 25 Aug 2003, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1931  Shelby County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F7150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Sep 1911 - Elmore County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Elmore, Elmore, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 May 1982 - Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Chilton Memorial Gardens, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S391] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
      Name: Phillip Benson Simms
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 29
      Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
      Birth Place: Elmore, Alabama, USA
      Birth Date: 15 Sep 1911
      Residence Place: Clanton, Chilton, Alabama, USA
      Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940
      Employer: Wofford Oil Co
      Weight: 180
      Complexion: Dark
      Eye Color: Blue
      Hair Color: Black
      Height: 5 10
      Next of Kin: Nellie Isabell Simms

    2. [S49] Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File, (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs).
      Name: P. Simms
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 15 Sep 1911
      Death Date: 24 May 1982
      SSN: 416056740
      Branch 1: NAVY
      Enlistment Date 1: 18 Jul 1944
      Release Date 1: 15 Dec 1945

    3. [S016512] Social Security Death Index , (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration).
      Name: P. Simms
      SSN: 416-05-6740
      Last Residence:
      35045 Clanton, Chilton, Alabama, USA
      BORN: 15 Sep 1911
      Last Benefit: 35045, Clanton, Chilton, Alabama, United States of America
      Died: May 1982
      State (Year) SSN issued: Alabama (Before 1951)


    4. [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. Elmore, Elmore, Alabama, ED , roll , page , image 1077.

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

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

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

    8. [S313] Alabama, County Marriages, 1805-1967 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016), Film Number: 002194195.