Emma Pauline Simpson

18 December 1872–18 January 1910 (Age 37)
Milledgeville, Baldwin, Georgia, United States

The Life of Emma Pauline

When Emma Pauline Simpson was born on 18 December 1872, in Milledgeville, Baldwin, Georgia, United States, her father, James Jefferson Simpson, was 48 and her mother, Patience Jane Goslin, was 41. She married John Dallas Grimes on 24 March 1892. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She lived in District 115, Baldwin, Georgia, United States in 1880 and Hancock, Georgia, United States in 1900. She died on 18 January 1910, in Carrs Station, Hancock, Georgia, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Carrs Station, Hancock, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Dallas Grimes
1868–1942
Emma Pauline Simpson
1872–1910
Marriage: 24 March 1892
Beatrice Grimes
1892–
Beatrice Grimes
1893–1961
Mary Grimes
1894–
Ethel Pauline Grimes
1895–1971
Roaelyn Grimes
1897–1899
Mabry Ella Grimes
1902–1977
Rufus B. Grimes
1904–1936
Glady O Grimes
1908–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1892
children

(8)

    Beatrice Grimes

    Female1892–Female

    Female1893–1961Female

    Mary Grimes

    Female1894–Female

    Female1895–1971Female

    Roaelyn Grimes

    Female1897–1899Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Jefferson Simpson

    Male1824–1880Male

    Patience Jane Goslin

    Female1831–1886Female

siblings

(9)

    Mary Frances Simpson

    Female1848–1917Female

    Elizabeth J Simpson

    Female1851–Female

    Ann Eliza Simpson

    Female1854–Female

    Female1856–1917Female

    Ella Verneta Simpson

    Female1859–1904Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1886

Age 14

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from Sim .2 English: habitational name from any of three places in Devon, so named from Old English personal name Sigewine + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Grimes in household of John D Grimes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma P Simpson in household of James J Simpson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emma Grimes in household of John D Grimes, "United States Census, 1900"

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