DESCENDANTS OF THOMAS SIMMS
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Thomas Simms was born about 1700. His spouse is unknown.
Known children of Thomas Simms.
2. (1). Jeremiah b.c. 1730
3. (2). James
4. (3). Thomas Jr. b.c. 1735
2.JEREMIAH SIMMS 1.THOMAS SIMMS
Jeremiah Simms, a son of Thomas Simms, was born about 1730. His
spouse is unknown.
Known children of Jeremiah Simms.
5. (1). James b.Oct 8 1754
4.THOMAS SIMMS JR. 1.THOMAS SIMMS
Thomas Simms Jr., a son of Thomas Simms, was born in VA about
1735. His spouse is unknown.
Known children of Thomas Simms Jr.
6. (1). Elizabeth b.c. 1756
5.JAMES SIMMS 2.JEREMIAH SIMMS 1.THOMAS SIMMS
James Simms, a son of Jeremiah Simms, was born in VA October 8,
1754. He married his cousin, Elizabeth Simms. The family settled in
Bath County VA about 1787. Elizabeth drowned in the Jackson River
about 1795. James then married Elizabeth "Nancy" Cotton.
In 1800, the family moved to present day Nicholas County WV and
James purchased land along the Gauley River from John Jones.
James served the Colonies in the American Revolution and applied
for a pension in 1834.
"Nicholas County WV History 1985" p.137