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George Sims

Male 1846 - 1891  (45 years)


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  • Name George Sims 
    Born 1846  Weare, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Mar 1891  Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I945  Algonquin Highlands Settlers
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2019 

    Father Samuel Sims,   b. Abt 1813, North Cadbury, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Apr 1892, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Ann White,   b. 1817, Weare, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Susan Jones,   b. 2 Feb 1854, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1940, Dysart, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1872  Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
    +1. William John Sims,   b. 30 Oct 1872, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1922, Dysart, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +2. Samuel Thomas Sims,   b. 26 Jan 1874, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1941, Guilford, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +3. George Henry Sims,   b. 29 Dec 1875, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1927, Niagara Falls, Welland, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. Caroline Violetta May Sims,   b. 22 Mar 1879, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Fanny Sims,   b. 25 Mar 1881, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1901, Minden, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     6. Lilly Simms,   b. 26 Feb 1883, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1883, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +7. Bertha Anne Sims,   b. 10 Jun 1884, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1974  (Age 90 years)
     8. Ellen Jane Simms,   b. 21 Aug 1886, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1917, Haliburton, Dysart, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    +9. Ernest Wilbert Sims,   b. 8 Aug 1888, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1955, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +10. Mary Blanch Sims,   b. 29 Aug 1890, Stanhope, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F189  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] 1851 England Census, Class: HO107; Piece: 1936; Folio: 210; Page: 4; GSU roll: 221095.

    2. [S4] 1861 Census of Canada, Canada West / Peterborough / Minden & Stanhope / Page 5, Line 29.

    3. [S9] 1871 Census of Canada, Ontario / Peterborough North / Stanhope & Sherborne / Pg 8, Family 26.
      Age 25 on this census.

    4. [S8] 1881 Census of Canada, Ontario / Peterborough East / Stanhope, Sherborne & McClintock / Page 9, Family 50.
      Age 35 on this census. Born England. Surname is recorded as Simms.

    5. [S21] Ontario Marriage Registrations, County: Canada; Number: ; Date: .
      Birth date: abt 1847 Birth place: England Marriage date: 8 Feb 1872 Marriage place: Peterborough Residence date: Residence place: Ontario, Canada

    6. [S24] Ontario Death Registrations, Reg# 05961-91.

    7. [S21] Ontario Marriage Registrations, Pg 172, 1872 Peterborough County marriages - no reg# on page.