Brice Elwood Simkins

19 September 1911–8 February 1992 (Age 80)
Lewistown, Meagher, Montana Territory, United States

The Life of Brice Elwood

When Brice Elwood Simkins was born on 19 September 1911, in Lewistown, Meagher, Montana Territory, United States, his father, James Henry Simkins, was 38 and his mother, Blanche Ellen Brown, was 31. He lived in Hanover, Fergus, Montana, United States in 1930 and School District 1 Lewistown, Fergus, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 8 February 1992, in Apache Junction, Pinal, Arizona, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Lewistown, Meagher, Montana Territory, United States.

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Brice Elwood Simkins
1911–1992
Judith Apple
1914–2006

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek

Age 8

Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered
1933 · Fort Peck Dam Construction Begins

Age 22

Construction on the Fort Peck Dam started in 1933. It is the highest of six major dams along the Missouri River. It is located in the northeastern part of Montana near Glasgow and Fort Peck.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): patronymic from Simkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Brice Simkins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Brice E Simkins in household of James H Simkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Brice Simkins in household of James H Simkins, "United States Census, 1920"

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