Elizabeth Simms

15 November 1844–1 July 1934 (Age 89)
North Wingfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Simms was born on 15 November 1844, in North Wingfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Daniel Simms, was 27 and her mother, Ann Lucas, was 26. She married John William Harp Wood on 6 April 1873, in South Wingfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Wessington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Alfreton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died on 1 July 1934, in Swanwick, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 89, and was buried in Swanwick, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John William Harp Wood
1854–1881
Elizabeth Simms
1844–1934
Marriage: 6 April 1873
Lily Denyer Lucas Wood
1874–1955
Emily Ann Wood
1877–1881
John Bernard Lucas Wood
1877–1947
Mary Elizabeth Lydia Wood
1879–1938
Patti Simms Wood
1880–1905

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 April 1873
South Wingfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Female1874–1955Female

    Emily Ann Wood

    Female1877–1881Female

    Male1877–1947Male

    Mary Elizabeth Lydia Wood

    Female1879–1938Female

    Patti Simms Wood

    Female1880–1905Female

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Simms

    Male1817–1875Male

    Ann Lucas

    Female1818–Female

siblings

(6)

    John Lucas Simms

    Male1842–1909Male

    Bryan Simms

    Male1844–Male

    Female1844–1934Female

    Female1846–1933Female

    William Simms

    Male1848–1848Male

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 10

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 36

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 40

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sim .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Wood in household of Ann Sims, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Elizabeth Sims in household of Daniel Sims, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Elizabeth Simms in household of Daniel Simms, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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