John P. Simons

16 August 1874–8 September 1962 (Age 88)
Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of John P.

When John P. Simons was born on 16 August 1874, in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Johann Peter Simons, was 26 and his mother, Anna Maria Wirtz, was 20. He married Louisa Marie Berend on 24 January 1899, in Windthorst, Archer, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Clay, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Wichita, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 8 September 1962, in Umbarger, Randall, Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Saint Mary's Cemetery, Umbarger, Randall, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John P. Simons
1874–1962
Louisa Marie Berend
1879–1965
Marriage: 24 January 1899
August Vincent Simons
1900–1972
Anna K. Simons
1901–1973
Hilda Laura Simons
1903–1992
Thekla Maxie Simons
1905–1989
Albina M. Simons
1906–1998
Edward John Simons
1908–1977
Fridolin Henry Simons
1910–1990
Amalia Helen Simons
1912–2003
Pauline Marie Simons
1915–1997
John Peter Simons
1917–1979
Agnes Rose Simons
1919–2011
Frowin Joseph "Joe" Simons
1921–1990

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1899
Windthorst, Archer, Texas, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 2

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 24

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English, North German, and Dutch: patronymic from Simon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Simons, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jno Simons, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Simons, "United States Census, 1910"

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