Raymond Herbert Sims

1913–1994 (Age 80)
Woodlawn Cemetery, Claremore, Rogers, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Raymond Herbert

When Raymond Herbert Sims was born on 30 January 1913, his father, Noah Harry Sims, was 35 and his mother, Willie Mae O'Laughlin, was 23. He lived in Sadie, Sequoyah, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and McIntosh, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died on 9 January 1994, at the age of 80, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Claremore, Rogers, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Noah Harry Sims
Willie Mae O'Laughlin
James Issac Sims
James O. "Jim" Sims
Wadie Fenton Sims
Raymond Herbert Sims
Lee Olie Sims
Lovene Sims
Jack Melvin Sims
Troy Sims
Ruby Sims
Hubert Sims
Troy Sims

Parents & Siblings

  • Noah Harry Sims


  • Willie Mae O'Laughlin




  • James Issac Sims


  • Male1908–1979Male

  • Wadie Fenton Sims


  • Male1913–1994Male

  • Lee Olie Sims


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · The Green Corn Rebellion

Age 4

A farmer’s revolt known as the Green Corn Rebellion resulted due to frustration toward landowners and local authorities. A small group of wealthy landowners obtained property by fraudulent means which forced many Oklahoma farmers into a tenancy in 1917. Many farmers joined the Working Class Union who became hostile toward county officials. Hundreds of men gathered on the farm of John Spears in Sasakwa where they planned to march to Washington to repeal the draft act and end the war. Their plan included eating green corn and beef along the way, which gave the rebellion its name. An informer alerted authorities and their effort was halted as several groups collided with the rebels, firing shots into the air. The men scattered, three were killed, over 400 were arrested, and 150 were convicted and received federal prison sentences.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sim .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Herbert R Sims in household of Noah Sims, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Raymond Sims in household of Noah H Sims, "United States Census, 1930"

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