Mary E Ray1

#16637, (December 1853 - )

Family

William H Simms b. s 1853
Children 1.Reginald L Simms+1 (1882 - 1935)
 2.Allen Simms5 (1884 - )
 3.____ Simms6 (1886 - 1886)
 4.James Hiram Simms7 (1888 - )
Mary E Ray was also known as Mollie.2 
Her married name was Simms.2 
Birth*December 1853She was born in December 1853 at KentuckyG.1 
Marriage*21 March 1874She married William H Simms on 21 March 1874 at Spencer Co., IndianaG.2 
16 June 1900She appeared on the census of 16 June 1900 at Ohio Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG.3 
5 May 1910She appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 at Aetna Twp., Logan Co., IllinoisG.4 

Citations

  1. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007 (index and images), online FamilySearch.org, Spencer Co., 1889-1891, vol. 13, p. 158, img. 111/209. Reginald L Simms and Effie A Hesson, lic. 26 Dec 1903, marr. 27 Dec 1903, by Elijah McCoy, J.P. Also, index only entry, citing County Clerk offices, p. 108: Reginald G Simms, marr. Spencer Co. 29 Dec 1903 [date of marriage return], b. IN, father Wm Simms, mother ____ Ray, res. IL. FHL microfilm 1,321,783.
  2. [S648] Indiana Marriages 1811-1959/2007, online FamilySearch.org, Spencer Co., 1868-1874, vol. 6, p. 565, img. 347/586, and 1872-1874, vol. 6, img. 108/119. William Simms and Mollie Ray, lic. 17 Mar 1874, marr. 21 Mar 1874, by J M Richards, E.C.C.
  3. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Mary (46), b. KY Dec 1853, father. b. OH, mother b. KY, 7 children, 4 living, marr. 26yrs.
  4. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Mary Simms (56), wid., b. IN, parents b. KY, 6 children, 4 living.
  5. [S117] Indiana, WPA Birth Index, 1880-1920, online Ancestry.com, male child Sims, b. 1 May 1884, father William, mother Mary E Ray. Citing Spencer Co. IN Index to Birth Records
    1882 - 1920 Inclusive, vol. 1, Letters A - K Inclusive, and vol. 2, Letters L - Z Inclusive; Book R1, p. 150.
  6. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, standing grave marker. Infant Son of W.W. & M.E. Simms / Born and Died Feb. 26, 1886. Friendship Cemetery, Spencer Co. IN. Memorial 48889739, created and photo added by Tamara McDaniel Kincaide.
  7. [S117] Indiana, WPA Birth Index, 1880-1920, online Ancestry.com, male child Sims, b. 25 Jun 1888, father W H Simms, mother Mary Ray. Citing Spencer Co. IN Index to Birth Records
    1882 - 1920 Inclusive, vol. 1, Letters A - K Inclusive, and vol. 2, Letters L - Z Inclusive; Book R2, p. 31.