Edith Mae Sims

13 August 1890–27 March 1966 (Age 75)
Mercer, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Edith Mae

When Edith Mae Sims was born on 13 August 1890, in Mercer, Kentucky, United States, her father, Charles Leslie Sims, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Edmondson Bowen, was 25. She married William Tell Sea on 3 July 1910, in Washington, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Bohon, Mercer, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Rutherford, Harlan, Kentucky, United States in 1930. She died on 27 March 1966, in Washington, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Willisburg, Washington, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Tell Sea
Edith Mae Sims
Marriage: 3 July 1910
Vivian Vansel Sea
Murna Zelma Sea
Arnold Leslie Sea
Namon Earsel Sea
Annetta Loraine Sea
Buren M Sea
Refus Merrill Sea
Ruel Earl Sea
Wilna Faye Sea
Edwin Clark Sea

Spouse and Children

3 July 1910
Washington, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 2

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sim .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edith Sea, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edith M Sea in household of William F Sea, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edith Sims in household of Charley L Sims, "United States Census, 1910"

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