Simon Peter Carnes

Brief Life History of Simon Peter

When Simon Peter Carnes was born on 6 June 1879, in Georgia, United States, his father, James Robert Carnes, was 49 and his mother, Sarah D Rice, was 32. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Sarah Eliza Davis. He lived in Civil District 1, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States in 1940 and Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States in 1950. He died on 2 October 1968, in Walker, Georgia, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park, Rossville, Walker, Georgia, United States.

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Simon Peter Carnes
Sarah Eliza Davis
Sarah Elizabeth “Lizzie” Carnes
Florence Mae “Flonnie” Carnes
Maggie Carnes
Thomas Edward Carnes
Leonard J Carnes
Aubrey Sylvester Carnes

Sources (8)

  • Simon P Carnes, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Simon Peter Carnes, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Simon Peter Cur*dall Carnes, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


Oldest grave seen in the memorials list.

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Cairns or sometimes Carins, a variant of Caron , with excrescent -s.

English and Cornish: in southern England a variant of Carn , with excrescent -s.

Irish: variant of Kearns .

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

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