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Josephine Lee Simms
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Birth: May 16, 1901
Smyth County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 1990
Oregon, USA

Josephine was the daughter of Isaac Hall Simms (1871-1917) & Mary Ellen "Ella" Petty who died in childbirth in 1916. Josephine had at least four siblings including Walter, Nellie, Ruth Virginia and Bascomb. It is believed that following the death of their parents the names of these children were changed to Petty...being the maiden name of their mother. About 1919 Josephine married her first cousin, George W. Simms, son of Steve and Rosie (Lawrence) Simms. Isaac Hall Simms and Stephen Albert Simms were the sons of John Louis Simms and Nancy Mayes. 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Hall Simms (1871 - 1917)
  Ellen Petty Simms (1876 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  George W Simms (1898 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  George Louis Simms (1922 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willamette National Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: 0, 3794
 
Maintained by: L. Simms
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3933097
Josephine Lee Simms
Added by: VR Bublitz
 
Josephine Lee Simms
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Added by: Jim Walls from Oregon
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: Oct. 28, 2008
 
 
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