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Ruth Barker Sears Simpkins
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1831
New Bedford
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: 1882, USA

Publication: Barnstable Patriot; Date: Jun 20, 1882; Section: None; Page: 2
Cotuit
Mrs Ruth B Simpkins who owned the beautiful Simpkins place in Yarmouth Port,died suddenly in Newpoer R I on Sunday,11th inst.She was the daughter of Willard Sears of New Bedford.Her remains were taken to Yarmouth Port for burial.
additional information courtesy of RJensen in the forums


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Ruth Simpkins
Home in 1880: New York City, New York, New York
Age: 50
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to Head of Household: SisterL
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
Neighbors: View others on page
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White

Nathaniel Simpkins 50
Ruth Simpkins 50
Bessie Simpkins 22
Nathaniel Simpkins 19
John Simpkins 17
Ruth Simpkins 15
Willard Simpkins 13
Charles Simpkins 11
Mable Simpkins 9
Jane Bayrne 49
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•Name: John SIMPKINS
•Sex: M
•Birth: 18 FEB 1831 in Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
•Death: 06 NOV 1870 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA
•Note: He was a wealthy stockbroker of NY, died suddenly.

Father: John SIMPKINS

Marriage 1 Ruth Barker SEARS b: 02 DEC 1831 in Massachusetts, USA
•Married: 07 OCT 1856

Children
1. Willard Sears SIMPKINS b: 24 FEB 1864 in New York, USA
2. Charles Ritchie SIMPKINS b: 11 JUL 1867 in Massachusetts, USA
3. Ruth SIMPKINS b: 19 NOV 1864 in New York, USA
4. Eliza SIMPKINS b: 18 SEP 1858 in New York, USA
5. John Norris SIMPKINS b: 1859 in New York, USA
6. John SIMPKINS b: 27 JUN 1862 in Massachusetts, USA
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1860 United States Federal Census
Name: John Simpkins
Age in 1860: 29
Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1860: Brooklyn Ward 6 District 3, Kings, New York
Gender: Male
Post Office: Brooklyn
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members: Name Age
John Simpkins 29
Ruth D Simpkins 23
Eliza Simpkins 2
John L Simpkins 7/12
Bridget Riley 25
Catharine Breedy 20


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additional information courtesy of Christina11 in the forums.
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Her parents are in Rural Cemetery, New Bedford. If you want to link them:
Mother - Ruth Cushman Sears FAG #97957274

Father - Willard Sears FAG #97957412

additional information courtesy of D J Pimentel (#47148697)
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Nurse Jane Byrne
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Willard Sears (1794 - 1878)
  Ruth Cushman Sears (1799 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  John Simpkins (1831 - 1870)
 
 Children:
  Norrie Simpkins (1859 - 1860)*
  Elizabeth Simpkins Bacon (1861 - 1916)*
  Nathaniel Stone Simpkins (1861 - 1919)*
  John Simpkins (1862 - 1898)*
  Willard Sears Simpkins (1865 - 1886)*
  Charles Ritchie Simpkins (1867 - 1931)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hanah Gray Sears (1827 - 1905)*
  Ruth Barker Sears Simpkins (1831 - 1882)
  Mary Crocker Sears Millard (1833 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
wife of John Simpkins
 
Burial:
Woodside Cemetery
Yarmouth Port
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: ditdit
Record added: Oct 04, 2009
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Ruth Barker <i>Sears</i> Simpkins
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Ruth Barker <i>Sears</i> Simpkins
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