Christian Simons & Sarah Jane Simms

Family Group Report and Census Analysis

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Family Group Report

Husband

Christian Simons

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 20 Jul 1840 Upshur, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Marriage c1865  
Death 2 May 1924 Weston, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Post Chapel Cemetery, Lewis, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father John D. Simons
his Mother Rachel Hyre  (1809-1880)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Systitis, Chronic Prostatitis
Wife

Sarah Jane Simms

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 13 Jan 1845 Crawford, Lewis, West Virginia  (birth date/place from death-certificate)
Death 8 Aug 1932 Crawford, Lewis, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Post Chapel Cemetery, Lewis, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Alfred Simms (1816-1902)
her Mother Lucretia Barnett (b. 1823)
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Chronic Endocarditis
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F Rachel A. Simons b 20 Aug 1867 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 130, line 125 ]  
m      
d 8 Jun 1885 Lewis, WV  
2 M George M. Simons b 13 Jul 1870 Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 153, line 97 ]  
m 7 Nov 1928 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 223, no. 136 ] Frona Rollyson
d      
3 M Alvin Demosthenes Simons b 13 Jul 1870 Crawford, Lewis, WV  [ birth-register page 153, line 97 ] [ d.c. sp. 1871-1950 ]
m 13 Jun 1894 Lewis, WV  [ marriage-license page 296, No. 61 ] Mary Houghton
d 3 Jul 1943 Lewis, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Post Chapel Cem.
4 F Verna Jane Simons b 7 Jan 1872 Lewis, WV  (birth date/state from death-cert) (sp. 1868-1954)
m 24 Aug1893 Webster, WV  [ marriage-license page 257 ] Marshal T. Smith
d 13 Dec 1950 Licking, Ohio  [ death-certificate ] bur: Wilson Cemetery
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Christian Simons Spouse: Sarah Jane Simms
Date / Place of Birth: 1840 / Upshur, WV Date / Place of Birth: 1845 / Lewis, WV
Date / Place of Death: 1924 / Lewis, WV Date / Place of Death: 1932 / Lewis, WV
Marriage Date / Place: c1865 /
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Lewis Twp Post Office: Weston Pg# no. 86
20-year-old Christian Simons is with his parents, John D. Simons (age 51, Farmer, Va) & rachel (age 50, Va).
Siblings: John M. (22) and Mary E. (9)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Lewis Twp Post Office: Weston Pg# no. 87
15-year-old Sara J. Sims is with her parents, Alfred Sims (age 45, Farmer, Pers-Estate $250, Va) & Lucretia (age 36).
Siblings: Margaret E. (17), William D. (13), John M. (10), Matilda C. (9), Lucy A. (8), Harriet S. (3). and unnamed female (3/12).
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis Twp Battelle Township Pg# no. 17
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Simon, Christian 30 Va Farmer; Real-Estate value $500; Personal-Estate value $440
", Sarah J. 25 Va at home
", Rachel A. 4 WV at home
", George M. 2 WV at home
Lines 20-23; Enum-Dwelling #110; Enum-Family #110
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:131: Collins Settlement Dist. Pg# no. 58
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Simon, Christian 39 Va Va-Va; married; Saddler
", Jane (wife) 35 Va Va-Va; married; Keeping house
", Rachel A. (dau) 12 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", George M. (son) 11 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", Alvin D. (son) 9 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
", V. Jane (dau) 8 WV Va-Va; attended school during the year
Lines 24-29; Enum-Dwelling #-; Enum-Family #440
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:57; Collins Settlement Magisterial District Pg# Sh 2A&2B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Simon, Christian (head) 59 WV WV-WV; born Jul 1840; married-35-years; Hotel Keeper
", Sarah J. (wife) 55 WV Va-WV; born Jan 1845; married-35-years; 5-children-born / 3-children-living
Byrd, Tommy (gr-son) 14 WV WV-WV; born Jun 1884; attended school 4 months during the year
Smith, Verna J. (dau) 28 WV WV-WV; born; Jul 1872; married-6-years; 4-children-born / 3-children-living
", Guy (gr-son) 4 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1896
", Thelma (gr-dau) 2 WV WV-WV; born Dec 1897
", Hazel (gr-dau) 6/12 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1899
Lines 46-50 & 51-52; Enum-Dwelling #28; Enum-Family #28; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 22
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:43; Collins Settlement Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 1B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Simons, Christian (head) 69 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-44-years; Own income
", Sarah J. (wife) 64 Va Va-WV; 1st-marriage; married-44-years; 4-children-born / 3-children-living
", George M. (son) 40 WV WV-WV; single; Farmer; works out; W.
Lines 78-80; Enum-Dwelling #15; Enum-Family #15; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 12
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:121: Collins Settlement Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Simons, Christain (head) 79 WV WV-WV; married; none
", Sarah J. (wife) 74 WV Va-WV; married; none
Lines 42-43; Enum-Dwelling #105; Enum-Family #105; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Lewis ED ED:21-1; Collins Settlement District Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Simons, Alvin (head) 59 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-23; Laborer, Rail Road
", Mary A. (wife) 58 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-22
", Sarah J. (mother) 85 WV Va-Va; widow
Lines 42-44; Enum-Dwelling #122; Enum-Family #124; Owns-home, value $1,000.

 

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