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  1. Samuel B. "Bibb" Sims: Birth: ABT 1849 in Fayette County, (West) Virginia.

  2. James J. Sims: Birth: Bet. 1851-1854 in Fayette County, (West) Virginia. Death: 15 DEC 1934 in Fayette County, West Virginia

  3. Thomas M. Sims: Birth: ABT 1854 in (West) Virginia.

  4. Oscar V. Sims: Birth: ABT 1856 in Fayette County, (West) Virginia. Death: BEF 8 AUG 1881


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Sources
1. Title:   Fayette Co. [W]Virginia Marriages 1832-1853 and 1865-1903
Page:   pg. 227
Author:   Shuck, Larry G., comp.
Publication:   Apollo, PA: Clossom Press, July 1995

Notes
a. Note:   1840 U.S. Federal Census searching....mother may be deceased or widowed and living with family
  1850 U.S. Federal Census Fayette County, (West) Virginia Location: 14th District Enumerated on the 1st day of August 1850 Dwelling and Household # 158 Milton Sims 26 M Farmer S. L. Sims 31 F Victoria Steele 9 F Saml B. Sims 1 M
  1860 U.S. Federal Census Fayette County, (West) Virginia Location: Gauley Bridge Page # 290 Household # 732 Milton Sims 36 M Farmer Salena Sims 43 F Samuel B. Sims 12 M James J. Sims 9 Thomas M. Sims 6 M Oscar V. Sims 4 M Victoria Steele 18 Day labor
  Milton Sims (Confederate) Residence: Fayette County, West Virginia Occupation: Farmer Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 10 May 1861 at the age of 37; Enlisted in Company C, 22nd Infantry Regiment Virginia on 10 May 1861. [Source: Amcestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers, The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. 45 vols. Lynchburg: Howard, 1987.
  The 36th Virginia Infantry was organized in the western counties of Virginia, now known as West Virginia. On May 13,1861 this unit was known as the 2nd Kanawha Infantry Regiment. On July 8, 1861 this unit was accepted into Confederate State service, and on July 15,1861 was designated the 36th Virginia Infantry. <http://members.aol.com/SteveCSA/36th_VA.html>
  Captain Robert A. Baileys Company -Organized and enlisted on June 6,1861, for one year. (This company was first known as part of the 2nd Kanawha Infantry Regt.) Transferred out of this regiment on August 31,1861. Assigned as Company K (3rd), 22nd Virginia Infantry, previously known as Company C, 22nd Virginia Infantry Regiment. (Perviously known as the 1st Kanawha Infantry Regt). <http://members.aol.com/SteveCSA/36th_VA.html>
  Captain William H. Lipscombs Company -Organized and enlisted on June 1,1861, for one year service. Reported in July 1861 as a incomplete company in the 3rd Kanwha Infantry Regt.) In early August 1861, as of this regiment: Transferred out of this regiment on August 31,1861. Assigned as Company B, 22nd Virginia Infantry, previously known as Company F, 22nd Virginia Infantry Regiment. <http://members.aol.com/SteveCSA/36th_VA.html>
  1870 U.S. Federal Census Fayette County, West Virginia Falls of Kanawha Township Martin Hill, Assistant Marshall, enumerator Household #222-217 (image 33) Sims, Milton, 49, m w, farmer, 0-142, VA, eligible, 29 Aug Sims, Salina, 54, f w, housekeeper, VA Sims, James J., 19, m w, farm laborer, VA, W Sims, Thomas M., 16, m w, VA, W Sims, Oscar, 13, m w, VA, W (check image)
  1880 U.S. Federal Census (ED 30-35) Fayette County, West Virginia Sims, Milton W M 55 Farmer WV WV WV Sims, Selena W F 50 Wife Keeping house WV WV WV (Mary Salinas Wood, 2nd wife) Sims, Oscar W. W M 23 Son Laborer WV WV VA McGraw, Allen W M 25 S/Son Laborer WV WV WV McGraw, Henry W M 17 S/Son Wks Coal Mine WV WV WV McGraw, George A. W M 13 S/Son Wks Coal Mine WV WV WV Arbaugh, Lillie W F 8 S/Dau WV WV WV (check image)


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