Roberta Gladys Simmonds

b. 19 May 1917, d. 20 December 1997
FatherGeoffrey Allan Simmonds b. 30 Aug 1880, d. 11 Jan 1962
MotherMargaret Frances Cole b. 6 Jan 1886, d. 19 Aug 1938
     Roberta Gladys Simmonds was born on 19 May 1917 at Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia. She was the daughter of Geoffrey Allan Simmonds and Margaret Frances Cole.
Roberta Gladys Simmonds married William Edward Massam, son of Charles Massam and Mary Isabella Halsall, in 1938 at Northam, Western Australia, Australia.
Roberta Gladys Simmonds died on 20 December 1997 at Perth, Western Australia, Australia, at age 80.

Family

William Edward Massam b. 22 Mar 1909, d. 28 Aug 1993
Marriage*
Roberta Gladys Simmonds married William Edward Massam, son of Charles Massam and Mary Isabella Halsall, in 1938 at Northam, Western Australia, Australia

Albert James Simmons

b. 1896
FatherWilliam James Simmons b. c 1875
MotherFlorence Harriet Taylor b. 1874, d. 1951
     Albert James Simmons was born in 1896 at Brighton, Sussex, England. He was the son of William James Simmons and Florence Harriet Taylor.
Albert James Simmons was an apprentice carpenter on 2 April 1911.

Charles Alfred Simmons

b. circa 1905
FatherWilliam James Simmons b. c 1875
MotherFlorence Harriet Taylor b. 1874, d. 1951
     Charles Alfred Simmons was born circa 1905 at Brighton, Sussex, England. He was the son of William James Simmons and Florence Harriet Taylor.

Elsie Gertrude Simmons

b. circa 1907
FatherWilliam James Simmons b. c 1875
MotherFlorence Harriet Taylor b. 1874, d. 1951
     Elsie Gertrude Simmons was born circa 1907 at Brighton, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of William James Simmons and Florence Harriet Taylor.

George Simmons

b. 7 November 1819, d. 1870
FatherJohn Simmons b. c 1790, d. 1854
MotherPhiladelphia Langridge b. 5 Feb 1792
     George Simmons was baptized on 7 November 1819 at Fletching, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of John Simmons and Philadelphia Langridge.
George Simmons died in 1870 at Barcombe, Sussex, England.
George Simmons was buried on 12 February 1870 at Barcombe, Sussex, England, "age 51 years."2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Harriet Simmons

     Harriet Simmons married Benjamin Funnell, son of Richard Funnell and Elizabeth Inkpen, on 23 September 1832 at Chalvington, Sussex, England, Benjamin of Chiddingly; Harriet of this parish.1
Benjamin died in 1833 leaving Harriet a widow.
Harriet Simmons married James Brookes on 20 February 1836 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England, "Harriet a widow, both of this parish."1

Family 1

Benjamin Funnell b. 30 Dec 1796, d. 1833
Marriage*
Harriet Simmons married Benjamin Funnell, son of Richard Funnell and Elizabeth Inkpen, on 23 September 1832 at Chalvington, Sussex, England, Benjamin of Chiddingly; Harriet of this parish.1 
Child

Family 2

James Brookes
Marriage*
Harriet Simmons married James Brookes on 20 February 1836 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England, "Harriet a widow, both of this parish."1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Iris Winifred Simmons

b. circa 1909
FatherWilliam James Simmons b. c 1875
MotherFlorence Harriet Taylor b. 1874, d. 1951
     Iris Winifred Simmons was born circa 1909 at Brighton, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of William James Simmons and Florence Harriet Taylor.

James Simmons

     James Simmons and Elizabeth Wilkins obtained a marriage licence on 5 November 1796 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, James is a widower cordwainer of Seaford. Elizabeth is a spinster, age 21+.1
James Simmons married Elizabeth Wilkins, daughter of Thomas Wilkins and Elizabeth Townsett, on 6 November 1796 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, James is "of Seaford".1
James Simmons witnessed the will of Thomas Wilkins dated 15 January 1817 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.

Family

Elizabeth Wilkins b. 19 Jun 1774, d. 1816
Marriage License
James Simmons and Elizabeth Wilkins obtained a marriage licence on 5 November 1796 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, James is a widower cordwainer of Seaford. Elizabeth is a spinster, age 21+.1 
Marriage*
James Simmons married Elizabeth Wilkins, daughter of Thomas Wilkins and Elizabeth Townsett, on 6 November 1796 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, James is "of Seaford".1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

James Simmons

b. 22 March 1812
FatherJohn Simmons b. c 1790, d. 1854
MotherPhiladelphia Langridge b. 5 Feb 1792
     James Simmons was baptized on 22 March 1812 at Fletching, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of John Simmons and Philadelphia Langridge.
James Simmons married Elizabeth Page on 9 December 1832 at St John sub Castro, Lewes, Sussex, England.
On 30 March 1851 James Simmons lived at Spring Gardens, St John under the Castle, Lewes, Sussex, England, a widower living with housekeeper Ann Wright, age 32 years, born Battle, Sussex.2
James Simmons was a bargeman on 30 March 1851.2
James Simmons married Mary Ann Huggett in 1860 at Lewes, Sussex, England.
On 2 April 1871 James Simmons lived at 4 Malthouse Cottages, Glynde, Sussex, England.3
James Simmons was a bargeman on 2 April 1871.3

Family 1

Elizabeth Page d. 1849
Marriage*
James Simmons married Elizabeth Page on 9 December 1832 at St John sub Castro, Lewes, Sussex, England

Family 2

Mary Ann Huggett b. c 1829, d. 1897
Marriage*
James Simmons married Mary Ann Huggett in 1860 at Lewes, Sussex, England

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1643; Folio: 475; Page: 47; GSU roll: 193546-193547."
  3. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "Class: RG10; Piece: 1069; Folio: 33; Page: 16; GSU roll: 827493."

James William Simmons

b. 1899
FatherWilliam James Simmons b. c 1875
MotherFlorence Harriet Taylor b. 1874, d. 1951
     James William Simmons was born in 1899 at Brighton, Sussex, England. He was the son of William James Simmons and Florence Harriet Taylor.

John Simmons

b. circa 1790, d. 1854
     John Simmons was born circa 1790 at Fletching, Sussex, England.1
John Simmons married Philadelphia Langridge, daughter of William Langridge and Anne Standfield, on 3 November 1811 at Fletching, Sussex, England, both of this parish.2
John Simmons was a labourer in 1816.3
On 30 March 1851 John Simmons and Philadelphia Langridge lived at Sharps, Barcombe, Sussex, England.1
John Simmons died in 1854 at Barcombe, Sussex, England.
John Simmons was buried on 8 October 1854 at Barcombe, Sussex, England, "age 57 years."4

Family

Philadelphia Langridge b. 5 Feb 1792
Marriage*
John Simmons married Philadelphia Langridge, daughter of William Langridge and Anne Standfield, on 3 November 1811 at Fletching, Sussex, England, both of this parish.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1643; Folio: 234; Page: 10; GSU roll: 193546-193547."
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  4. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

John Simmons

b. 1816
FatherJohn Simmons b. c 1790, d. 1854
MotherPhiladelphia Langridge b. 5 Feb 1792
     John Simmons was born in 1816 at Barcombe, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of John Simmons and Philadelphia Langridge.
John Simmons was baptized on 24 March 1816 at Chailey, Sussex, England, Abode Balcombe.2

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1643; Folio: 234; Page: 10; GSU roll: 193546-193547."
  2. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Mary Ann Simmons

b. circa 1796, d. 1859
     Mary Ann Simmons was born circa 1796 at Sussex, England.
Mary Ann Simmons married Henry Breach, son of Thomas Breach and Sarah Knight, on 20 May 1814 at Seaford, Sussex, England.1
In 1841 Mary Ann Simmons and Henry Breach lived at Alciston, Sussex, England.2
Mary Ann Simmons died in 1859 at Sussex, England.

Family

Henry Breach b. 10 Apr 1785, d. 1880
Marriage*
Mary Ann Simmons married Henry Breach, son of Thomas Breach and Sarah Knight, on 20 May 1814 at Seaford, Sussex, England.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S67] 1841 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1114; Book: 2; Civil Parish: Alciston; County: Sussex; Enumeration District: 7; Folio: 8; Page: 9; Line: 14; GSU roll: 464161."

Sabina Keturah Simmons

b. circa 1836, d. 1891
     Sabina Keturah Simmons was born circa 1836 at Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England.1
Sabina Keturah Simmons married Barnaby Barber, son of Richard Barber and Elizabeth (?), in 1859 at North Aylsford, Kent, England.
On 2 April 1871 Sabina Keturah Simmons and Barnaby Barber lived at Grocer's Shop And Beer House, Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, England.1
On 3 April 1881 Sabina Keturah Simmons and Barnaby Barber lived at Kemsing Station, Kemsing, Kent, England.2
Sabina Keturah Simmons died in 1891 at Sevenoaks, Kent, England.

Family

Barnaby Barber b. 27 Jul 1835, d. 1903
Marriage*
Sabina Keturah Simmons married Barnaby Barber, son of Richard Barber and Elizabeth (?), in 1859 at North Aylsford, Kent, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 942 folio 5 page 2."
  2. [S70] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 905 folio 51 page 4."

Sarah Simmons

     Sarah Simmons married William Mitchell, son of Thomas Mitchell and Elizabeth Cottingham, on 24 October 1811 at Ditchling, Sussex, England, both of this parish.1

Family

William Mitchell b. 24 Oct 1773
Marriage*
Sarah Simmons married William Mitchell, son of Thomas Mitchell and Elizabeth Cottingham, on 24 October 1811 at Ditchling, Sussex, England, both of this parish.1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Sophia Simmons

b. 23 December 1821
FatherJohn Simmons b. c 1790, d. 1854
MotherPhiladelphia Langridge b. 5 Feb 1792
     Sophia Simmons was baptized on 23 December 1821 at Fletching, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of John Simmons and Philadelphia Langridge.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Stephen Simmons

b. 1819, d. 1906
     Stephen Simmons was born in 1819 at Rodmell, Sussex, England.
Stephen Simmons married Elizabeth Howell, daughter of Henry Howell and Harriet Terry, in 1876 at Lewes, Sussex, England.
Stephen Simmons died in 1906 at Newhaven, Sussex, England.

Family

Elizabeth Howell b. 1832, d. 26 May 1884
Marriage*
Stephen Simmons married Elizabeth Howell, daughter of Henry Howell and Harriet Terry, in 1876 at Lewes, Sussex, England

William James Simmons

b. circa 1875
     William James Simmons was born circa 1875 at Brighton, Sussex, England.
William James Simmons married Florence Harriet Taylor, daughter of Moses Taylor and Harriet Terry, in 1895 at Brighton, Sussex, England.
William James Simmons was a milkman in 1901.
On 2 April 1911 William James Simmons and Florence Harriet Taylor lived at 27 Station St, Brighton, Sussex, England.
William James Simmons was a milk seller on 2 April 1911.

Family

Florence Harriet Taylor b. 1874, d. 1951
Marriage*
William James Simmons married Florence Harriet Taylor, daughter of Moses Taylor and Harriet Terry, in 1895 at Brighton, Sussex, England
Children

Ernest Sidney Simms

b. 1875, d. 1926
FatherThomas Simms b. 1844
     Ernest Sidney Simms was born in 1875 at Tonbridge, Kent, England.1 He was the son of Thomas Simms.
Ernest Sidney Simms married Kate Barber, daughter of Frank Barber and Martha Ann Jarvis, in 1902 at Sevenoaks, Kent, England.
Ernest Sidney Simms was a baggage labeller with the South East & Coastal Railway (SE&CR) in 1911.1
On 2 April 1911 Ernest Sidney Simms and Kate Barber lived at 121 Ardgowan Road, Catford, Kent, England.1
According to the 1911 census, Ernest and Kate had had four children but two had died.1
Ernest Sidney Simms died in 1926 at Lewisham, London, England.

Family

Kate Barber b. 1875
Marriage*
Ernest Sidney Simms married Kate Barber, daughter of Frank Barber and Martha Ann Jarvis, in 1902 at Sevenoaks, Kent, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 2799."

Mary Lillian Simms

b. 27 December 1908, d. 17 May 1988
FatherErnest Sidney Simms b. 1875, d. 1926
MotherKate Barber b. 1875
     Mary Lillian Simms was born on 27 December 1908 at Catford, Kent, England.1 She was the daughter of Ernest Sidney Simms and Kate Barber.
Mary Lillian Simms married Ernest Walter Dowdy, son of Stephen Dowdy, in 1935 at Bromley, Kent, England.2
Mary Lillian Simms died on 17 May 1988 at 8 Kingsdale Close, Battle, Sussex, England, at age 79.3
Her estate was probated on 9 September 1988 at London, England, Effects: £115,629.3

Family

Ernest Walter Dowdy b. 25 Oct 1902, d. 1983
Marriage*
Mary Lillian Simms married Ernest Walter Dowdy, son of Stephen Dowdy, in 1935 at Bromley, Kent, England.2 

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 2799."
  2. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Oct-Dec 1935, Bromley, Vol 2a Page 1635."
  3. [S422] National Probate Calendar, England & Wales (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966. (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/).