Raymond Lowal Sims

1924–1955 (Age 30)
Blue Ridge, Collin, Texas, United States

The Life of Raymond Lowal

When Raymond Lowal Sims was born on 25 October 1924, in Blue Ridge, Collin, Texas, United States, his father, Clarence Myron Sims, was 24 and his mother, Dorothy Delena Marshall, was 15. He lived in Farmersville, Collin, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 2, Collin, Texas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 9 April 1955, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Blue Ridge, Collin, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Myron Sims
Dorothy Delena Marshall
Raymond Lowal Sims
Vonda Louise Sims
Louise F. Sims
Mary Ellen Sims
Louise Browning
Joyce Sims
Billie Jean Sims
Bettie Joe Sims
Bobby Sims
Dorthy Fay Sims

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1924–1955Male

  • Vonda Louise Sims


  • Louise F. Sims


  • Mary Ellen Sims


  • Louise Browning


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 5

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 11

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 (3)

  • Raymond Sims in household of Gillie Sims, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Raymond L Sims in household of Clarence M Sims, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Raymond Simms in household of Clarence M Simms, "United States Census, 1940"

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