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Richmond Simmons

Male 1773 - 1845  (71 years)


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  • Name Richmond Simmons  [1, 2
    Born 1 May 1773  Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jan 1845  Bristol, Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, Bristol Center, Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I22599  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of GFS
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2019 

    Father Rev. David Simmons,   b. 28 Jun 1748, Dighton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1786, Drowned in the Taunton River, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Mother Lillis Richmond,   b. Mar 1746, Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1808, Bristol, Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1768  Dighton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F13602  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanor Sears,   b. 1 May 1780, Dighton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1866, Bristol, Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1799  Bristol, Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Children 
    +1. Richmond Simmons,   b. 11 Jun 1806, East Bloomfield, Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1862, East Bloomfield, Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F13601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He and his wife Eleanor Sears were fourth cousins, both being great-great-great grandchildren of Constant Southworth and Elizabeth Collier.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2879] Harriette M. Wheeler, "The Family of Benjamin and Celia (Buffington) Wheeler as Identified Through Their Heirs." The Detroit Society for Genealogical Research Magazine 30:9, Fall 1966; 30:57, Winter 1966.

    2. [S2095] The Descendants of Richard Sares (Sears) of Yarmouth, Massachusetts, 1638-1888 by Samuel P. May. Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1890.

    3. [S2852] Find a Grave page for Richmond Simmons.

    4. [S2854] Find a Grave page for Lillis Richmond Simmons., says 8 Nov 1768.

    5. [S479] Little Compton Families, from records compiled by Benjamin Franklin Wilbour. Little Compton, Rhode Island: Little Compton Historical Society, 1967. Fifth edition, Baltimore: Clearfield, 1997.

    6. [S2853] Find a Grave page for Eleanor Sears Simmons.