Zim Simpson Zimmerlee

14 November 1890–6 April 1982 (Age 91)
Asotin, Asotin, Washington, United States

The Life of Zim Simpson

When Zim Simpson Zimmerlee was born on 14 November 1890, in Asotin, Asotin, Washington, United States, his father, James Monroe Zimmerlee, was 30 and his mother, Margaret Ann Abel, was 21. He married Bessie Hannah Bishop on 25 July 1916, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in McKay, Umatilla, Oregon, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 4 McKay, Crook, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 6 April 1982, in Crook, Oregon, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Zim Simpson Zimmerlee
Bessie Hannah Bishop
Marriage: 25 July 1916
James S. Zimmerlee
Edward Leroy Zimmerlee

Spouse and Children

25 July 1916
Washington, District of Columbia, United States



    Edward Leroy Zimmerlee


Parents and Siblings

    James Monroe Zimmerlee


    Margaret Ann Abel




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

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.

Age 10

Historical Boundaries - 1900: Umatilla, Oregon, United States
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of South German Zimmerle .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Simpson Zimerly, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Zim Zimmerlee, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jim S Zimmerlee, "United States Census, 1930"

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