David D Simmons

Brief Life History of David D

When David D Simmons was born in 1790, in Jefferson, Mississippi, United States, his father, Charles Simmons, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth Davis, was 18. He married Mary Ann Cole on 26 November 1807, in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in St. Landry, Louisiana, United States in 1810 and Saint Landry, Evangeline, Louisiana, United States in 1820. He died in 1840, in Soileau, Allen, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 50.

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Family Time Line

David D Simmons
Mary Ann Cole
Marriage: 26 November 1807
Martha Simmons
Eliza Cole
Susanna Simmons
Jacob Charles Simmons
Solomon Jeremiah Simmons
Rachael Simmons
Valentine Archenard Simmons

Sources (12)

  • David Simmons, "United States Census, 1820"
  • David Simmons, "Louisiana Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • David D Simmons, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)


Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

1798 · Mississippi is Organized as an American Territory

The �Mississippi territory existed from April 7, 1798, to December 10, 1817, when the western half became the state of Mississippi and the eastern half became Alabama Territory. The territory was given up by Spain through the Treaty of Madrid.


Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

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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Source: >http://jeffersoncountyms.org/bios.htm< Solomon Cole, son of James Cole and Mary Rentfroe was born about 1760 in Ashpole Swamp, Bladen C

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