Mary Chloe Simonds

March 1886–1971 (Age 84)
Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Mary Chloe

When Mary Chloe Simonds was born in March 1886, in Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Orsamus Morris Simonds, was 58 and her mother, Chloe Jane Gemes, was 37. She married Elmer Winfield Topping on 24 August 1909, in Plover, Portage, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Plover, Portage, Wisconsin, United States for about 40 years. She died in 1971, in Portage, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Plover Cemetery, Plover, Portage, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Winfield Topping
1879–1925
Mary Chloe Simonds
1886–1971
Marriage: 24 August 1909
Frank Elmer Topping
1910–1910
Cora Ruth Topping
1912–1912
Bernard Lee Topping
1913–1915
Doris M Topping
1917–1950
Edna M Topping
1918–1918
Marvin Winfield Topping
1919–2001
Sylvia Jane Topping
1921–2013
John M Topping
1925–2005

Spouse and Children

    Elmer Winfield Topping

    Male1879–1925Male

    Female1886–1971Female

MARRIAGE
24 August 1909
Plover, Portage, Wisconsin, United States
children

(8)

    Frank Elmer Topping

    Male1910–1910Male

    Cora Ruth Topping

    Female1912–1912Female

    Bernard Lee Topping

    Male1913–1915Male

    Doris M Topping

    Female1917–1950Female

    Edna M Topping

    Female1918–1918Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Orsamus Morris Simonds

    Male1827–1893Male

    Chloe Jane Gemes

    Female1848–1916Female

siblings

(7)

    John M Simonds

    Male1870–Male

    Frank Simonds

    Male1871–Male

    May Simonds

    Female1874–Female

    Cora Annie Simonds

    Female1876–Female

    Ora Simonds

    Female1879–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 21

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 23

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English: variant (with excrescent -d) of Simmons .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Topping, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Topping, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Simonds in household of John Simonds, "United States Census, 1900"

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