Julius Simmons

Brief Life History of Julius

When Julius Simmons was born in 1793, in Cornwall, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Solomon Simmons, was 27 and his mother, Rachel Maulthrope, was 26. He married Dolly Beeman about 1817. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Julius Simmons
1793–
Dolly Beeman
1797–
Marriage: about 1817
George Frederick Simmons
1830–1901

Sources (1)

  • Julius Simmons, "United States Census, 1850"

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

1802 · Brass is Discovered

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English (southeastern): variant of Simon , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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