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Family
Marriage: Children:
  1. George W. Sims: Birth: ABT 1847.

  2. Edna Sims: Birth: ABT 1849.

  3. Victoria Veazy Sims: Birth: 28 JUN 1852. Death: 2 OCT 1928

  4. Elizabeth Honor Sims: Birth: Bet 1853-1855 in Nicholas County, (West) Virginia. Death: Bet 1910-1920

  5. John L. N. Sims: Birth: ABT DEC 1856. Death: 13 APR 1858

  6. Margaret Jane "Maggie" Sims: Birth: 22 JUL 1860 in Swiss, Nicholas County, (West) Virginia. Death: 12 DEC 1949 in 511 Brooks St., Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia


Family
Marriage: Children:
  1. Anthony Ulysses Grant Sims: Birth: 1865 in Nicholas County, West Virginia. Death: 8 DEC 1931

  2. Minna M. "Minnie" Sims: Birth: ABT 1866 in Gauley, Fayette County, West Virginia. Death: 22 MAR 1934 in 1304 9th Avenue, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia

  3. William T. Sims: Birth: MAY 1870 in Fayette County, West Virginia.

  4. Irvin Evermont Sims: Birth: 3 OCT 1872. Death: 5 JUN 1929

  5. Joseph Wyatt Simms: Birth: 17 OCT 1875 in West Virginia. Death: 20 JAN 1942 in Memorial Hospital, Huntington, Kyle District, Cabell County, West Virginia

  6. Cora Annie Sims: Birth: 25 JUN 1877 in Nicholas County, West Virginia. Death: 12 OCT 1951 in Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia

  7. Oleona G. "Ola" Sims: Birth: ABT 1878. Death: AFT 30 DEC 1940


Sources
1. Title:   Nicholas County, West Virginia Marriages 1817-1933
Author:   Bryant, Neva Jane Stout (abstracted and compiled by)

Notes
a. Note:   1830 U.S. Federal Census [see father's listing]
  1840 U.S. Federal Census [see father's listing]
  1850 U.S. Federal Census Fayette County, (West) Virginia The 14th District, Sheet No. 343A Enumerated by me on the 1st day of August, 1850. T. B. Hamilton, Ass't Marshal. HH #173-173 George W. Sims 29 M (no occupation or real estate value listed) Virginia Mary J. Sims 29 F Virginia G. W. Sims 29 (sic, 3) M Virginia Edsey P. M. Sims 1 F Virginia Note: The age of G. W. Sims must be an error made by the enumerator and should be 3. The enumerator only filled in the place of birth when it was not Virginia.
  1854 Owed money to estate of Joseph McNutt https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-18271-57923-52?cc=1909099&wc=M6DN-5NG:179689901,179689902
  1860 U.S. Federal Census Fayette County, (West) Virginia District No. 1, Page No. 108 Enumerated by me on the 4th day of August, 1860. P. Morton, Ass't Marshal. Gauley Bridge Post Office, Sheet No. 290 HH #800-734 Washington Sims 38 M Farmer $0 $200 Virginia Margaret Sims 40 F Virginia George W. Sims 13 M Virginia Edna Sims 11 F Virginia Victoria Sims 9 F Virginia Elizabeth Sims 7 F Virginia " " 1 F Virginia Note: The original shows ditto marks perhaps indicating an unnamed Sims baby. Margaret Jane Sims was born in July 1860.
  1870 U.S. Federal Census Nicholas County, West Virginia Jefferson Township, Page No. 1 Enumerated by me on the 22nd day of July, 1870. Patrick D. Horan, Ass't Marshal. Nicholas Court House Post Office, Sheet No. 163A HH #2-2 Sims, George W. 49 M W Farmer $600 $450 West Virginia male US citizen over 21 yo Sims, Mary J. 27 F W West Virginia Sims, Victoria 18 F W At Home West Virginia Sims, Elizabeth H. 15 F W At Home West Virginia attended school Sims, Margaret J. 9 F W West Virginia Sims, Ulysses G. 6 M W West Virginia Sims, Minna 4 F W West Virginia Sims, Not named 1/12 F W West Virginia HH #3-3 Sims, Isaac 72 M Mulatto Farmer $500 $400 cannot read & write West Virginia male US citizen over 21 yo Note: Isaac Sims, the freed slave of James Sims, father of George W. Sims.
  1880 U.S. Federal Census Nicholas County, West Virginia Jefferson Township, Page No. 11 Enumeration District No. 105, Sheet No. 101C Enumerated by me on the 10th day of June, 1880. W. M. Walker, enumerator. HH #79-79 Sims, George W. W M 59 married Farmer WV VA VA Sims, Mary J. W F 40 wife married Keeping house WV WV VA Sims, Ulyssius S. W M 15 son single Works on farm attended school WV WV WV Sims, Minnie M. W F 12 daughter single At home attended school cannot write WV WV WV Sims, William T. W M 10 son single attended school cannot write WV WV WV Sims, Irvin E. W M 8 son single attended school WV WV WV Sims, Joseph W. W M 6 son single WV WV WV Sims, Anna W F 3 daughter single WV WV WV Sims, Oleona W F 2 daughter single WV WV WV
  Add text here: See "History of Fayette County" 1926, pg. 611 [Source: J.T. Peters and H.B. Carden, "History of Fayette County", published by the Fayette County Historical Society, Inc., 1926, pg. 611]


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