Joseph Edward Simmons

Male24 September 1875–4 February 1952

Brief Life History of Joseph Edward

When Joseph Edward Simmons was born on 24 September 1875, in Celt, Dallas, Missouri, United States, his father, Claiborn Simmons, was 38 and his mother, Mary Ann Fowler, was 30. He married Theodotha E. Pippen on 29 October 1899, in Tunas, Dallas, Missouri, United States. He lived in Lincoln Township, Dallas, Missouri, United States for about 30 years and Eldridge, Laclede, Missouri, United States in 1920. He died on 4 February 1952, in Dallas, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Tunas, Dallas, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Edward Simmons
Mima M Ricker
Marriage: 6 June 1907
Ruby Bethel Simmons
Etha F Simmons
Eddie M Simmons

Sources (15)

  • Joseph E Simmons in household of Mary Simmons, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Joseph E Simmons, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Joseph Edward Simmons, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 June 1907Dallas, Missouri, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

    Age 1

    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

    Age 1

    An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 21

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English (southeastern): variant of Simon , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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