DESCENDANTS OF THOMAS SIMMS

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                              Don Norman

 

1.THOMAS SIMMS

 

    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

         m.Elizabeth Simms

         m.Nancy Cotton

 

 

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

         m.James Simms

 

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.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Nicholas County WV History 1985" p.137