Rufus Henry Sims

1884–1948 (Age 64)
Tallangatta, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Rufus Henry

When Rufus Henry Sims was born on 23 July 1884, in Tallangatta, Victoria, Australia, his father, William Pitt Sims, was 33 and his mother, Mary Eicke, was 32. He married Evelyn Rose Nichols in 1907, in Victoria, Australia. He died on 22 October 1948, in Chelsea, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Rufus Henry Sims
1884–1948
Evelyn Rose Nichols
1887–1971
Marriage: 1907

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1907
Victoria, Australia

Parents & Siblings

  • William Pitt Sims

    Male1851–1917Male

  • Mary Eicke

    Female1852–1939Female

siblings

(8)

  • William James Sims

    Male1873–1893Male

  • Sarah Ann Sims

    Female1875–Female

  • Sabina Sims

    Female1877–Female

  • Female1880–1952Female

  • Male1884–1948Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1892

Age 8

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 17

First Federal election.
1901

Age 17

The Australian flag flown for the first time.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Sim .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Rufus H Sims, "Australia, Victoria, Index to Probate Registers, 1841-1989"

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