Orange Lee Simms

Male17 April 1877–21 May 1939

Brief Life History of Orange Lee

When Orange Lee Simms was born on 17 April 1877, in West Virginia, United States, his father, George Miller Simms, was 25 and his mother, Clarissa L Hupp, was 20. He married Mary Maude Hennen in 1910, in Marshall, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Liberty Twp, Marshall, West Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 21 May 1939, in St. Maries, Benewah, Idaho, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Riverside Memorial Park, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States.

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Orange Lee Simms
Mary Maude Hennen
Marriage: 1910
Cora Mildred Simms
Ada Virginia Simms

Sources (8)

  • Ormge L Simms in household of George Simms, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Orange L Simms, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Orange Lee Simms, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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  • Marriage
    1910Marshall, West Virginia, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1889 · Washington Becomes a State

    Age 12

    On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.


    Age 12

    Historical Boundaries 1889: Kootenai, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Kootenai, Idaho, United States 1915: Benewah, Idaho, United States

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 19

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): variant of Sims .

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

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