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Sims, John

Male 1713 - 1778  (65 years)


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  • Name Sims, John 
    Born 1713  Prince George Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died May 1778  Isle of Wight Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Brunswick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11004  Bob Juch's Kin
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 

    Family 1 Mary 
    Children 
     1. Sims,   b. 1752, Brunswick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Sims, Lucretia,   b. 1751, Isle of Wight Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Sims, William,   b. 1754, Brunswick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 24 Jul 1780, Brunswick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 26 years)  [natural]
     4. Sims, Elizabeth,   b. 1753, Brunswick Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F3637  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Pierce, Honour,   b. 1734, Isle of Wight Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Isle of Wight Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 4 Jun 1756  Isle of Wight, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sims, John,   b. 1756  [natural]
     2. Sims, Mary
     3. Sims, Sarah
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F3638  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1713 - Prince George Co., VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jun 1756 - Isle of Wight, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - May 1778 - Isle of Wight Co., VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Brunswick Co., VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • SM 1144113 REF: ADAM SIMS Catherine McCarty Pat Porter 98 DESCENDENTS OF JOHN SYMES WILL: 12-5-1778 proved 25-1778 Wife Honour, William Randolph and Peter Randolph To my son, William Sims, 2 negroes in leiu of money that came from Jacksons. To William Randolph, one negro To Ellick Williams, one negro To my wife, Honour Sims, I lend all my other estate during her life or widowhood for her better support to raise her small children. To my son, John Sims, the plantation whereon I now live, at the death or marriage of his mother, also 2 negroes To my son Fredrick Sims, 200 pounds in cash to be raied out of the profits of my estate for him to purchase land To my son Benjamin Sims, 200 pounds to be raised out of the profits of my estate To John Lightfoot, 1 cow and calf I leave the remainder of my estate to be divided between my 5 youngest children namely; Mary Randolph, John Sims, Fredrick Sims, Sarah Sims and Benjamin Sims to be equally divided at their mother's death or marriage INFO: John was of Brunswich Co. & Surry Co., VA 20-9-1745, Granted to John Sims, 230 A on North side of Rattle Snake Creek in Brunswick Co., VA 1747 John Sims of Surry Co., VA sold 100 A of the grant of his brother George, who with his wife Martha conveyed it to Henry Brett 23-4-1745 1754 Elias George, Jeremiah Pierce & Honour Lightfoot sold to George Wilson, all of Isle Of Wight parcel, of Will of Thomas Thorpe to his son John Thorpe & John's sister Stratford Pierce to her son, Thomas Pierce & by his Will to brother Jeremiah Pierce & sister-in-law Honour Lightfoot then to Elias George. 22-7-1765 John Sims by Deed of Gift gave slaves to his son-in law William Randolph.