14 April 1829–14 February 1909 (Age 79)
Heage, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
When Robert Sims was born on 14 April 1829, in Heage, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Simms, was 53 and his mother, Martha Oliver, was 41. He married Elizabeth Gallagher on 9 March 1857, in Quebec, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Duffield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Inverness, Mégantic, Quebec, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 14 February 1909, in Quebec, Canada, at the age of 79, and was buried in Inverness, British Columbia, Canada.
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