Dempsey Simmons

Maleabout 1813–

Brief Life History of Dempsey

Dempsey Simmons was born about 1813, in Virginia, United States. He married Elizabeth Cyrus on 20 November 1851, in Windham, Greene, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Dempsey Simmons
1813–
Elizabeth Cyrus
1815–
Marriage: 20 November 1851
Dempsey Simmons

Sources (1)

  • Dempey Simmons, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 November 1851Windham, Greene, New York, United States
  • Children (1)

    World Events (3)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 6

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    1820 · Making States Equal

    Age 7

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

    Age 11

    “The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

    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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