Dottie O'Brien1

Female, #43608
FatherDavid O'Brien1
MotherKatie L Hedges1 b. Sep 29, 1905, d. Jul 27, 1993
RelationshipDottie O'Brien is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Dottie is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Last EditedFeb 24, 2009

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Edward Clifford Simons1

Male, #43609, b. July 3, 1890, d. about 1932
FatherCharles Clarence Simons1 b. Sep, 1854
MotherSarah Castle1 b. Aug, 1860, d. between 1900 and 1910
RelationshipEdward Clifford Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Edward Clifford is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthJuly 3, 1890Edward was born July 3, 1890 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage - no infoHe married Elizabeth Lawrence. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of DaughterDecember 10, 1915His daughter Anna was born December 10, 1915 in Oldham County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of SonApril 3, 1919His son James was born April 3, 1919 in Kentucky.1 
Deathabout 1932Edward died about 1932 in St Joseph Infirmary Eastern Pkwy, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1  
BurialHis body was buried in LaGrange Cemetery.1 

Family

Elizabeth Lawrence b. 7 Jul 1900, d. Jan 1980
Children 1.Anna Louise Simons+1 b. Dec 10, 1915
 2.Charles C Simons1
 3.James Russell Simons+1 b. Apr 3, 1919, d. Sep 7, 1999
 4.Edward C Simons1
 5.Charles William Simons Sr+1
Military ServiceEdward Clifford Simons served in the military (Corporal/ National Guard/ 3 yrs/Ky).1 
OccupationEdward Clifford Simons's occupation was Farmer Skylight, Oldham County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert.Age abt 42 yrs old .1 
Note-ShackelfordHe SIMMONS - Name Meaning & Origin

Definition: The specific etymology of the SIMMONS surname has beendifficult to establish. Several possible origins include: 1) Possiblyderived from the Biblical name Simon or Simund, from the Greek form ofthe Hebrew name Shim'on which meant 'hearkening' or 'listening.' 2) Apossible evolution of the name SEAMAN, meaning 'navigator or sailor.'

Surname Origin: English, German, French

Alternate Surname Spellings: SIMOND, SIMMONDS, SYMONDS, ' SIMONS ',SIMMANCE, SIMMENCE, SEMMENS, SEAMANS
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1900 Ky. Census--Genealogy.com--Spencer Co.--Dist. 5--Elk Creek, Book2--Page 68

Clarence Simons, head, w,m, Sept. 1854, 46 yrs. old, marr'd 20 yrs.,Ky,Ky,Ky, carpenter, yes,yes,yes, rents house.
Sallie, wife, w,f, b. Aug. 1860, 39 yrs. old, marr'd 20 yrs., 4 children,4 living, Ky,Ky,Ky, yes,yes,yes.
Janie, dau., w,f, March 1883, 17 yrs, old, single, Ky,Ky,Ky, yes,yes,yes,
**Clifford, son, w,m, May 1890, 9 yrs, old, yes,yes,yes, (in parent'shousehold)
Rose, dau., w,f, Jan. 1893, 7 yrs old, yes,yes,yes.
Russell, son, w,m, March 1896, 4 yrs old,no,no,yes.
Margie, sister, w,f, b. Oct. 1873, 26 yrs. old, single, Ky.,Ky.,Ky.
Hattie, sister, w,f, b. March 1872, 28 yrs. old, single, Ky,Ky,Ky,yes,yes,yes.
Boarder, Harry Goore, w,m, b. Mar., 1872, 28 yrs. old, single,Ky,Ky,Ky,painter, yes,yes,yes.

NOTE; NAME OF SPOUSE IS SALLIE-which is nickname for Sarah---GeorgeRussell Simons' death cert. also names his mother as Sallie Castle. Theinformant who gave this info was Henry Zeitz in 1949.
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1910 Jefferson Co.,Ky. Census--1765 Mellwood Ave., 6th Pct.

Clarence C. Simons, head, m,w, 55, marr'd. b Ky., b Indiana, b Ky.,Carpenter/odd jobs, yesx3
**Clifford C. Simons, son, w,m, 19, single, b Kyx3,-----?----/glassworks, yesx3 (in father's household)
Rose C. Simons, dau, f,w, 18, single, b Kyx3, bottler/distillery, yesx3
Russell G. Simons, son, w,m, 14, b Kyx3, yesx3
Marjorey L. Simons, dau, f,w, 12, b Kyx3, yesx3
Louis H. Gutgsell, boarder, w,m, 29, divorced, b Ky., b Germany, bGermany, painter/carriages, yesx2
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Louisville, Ky. 1911 City Directory

Clifford E Simons Carpenter b 126 Stevenson Ave.

Note: Above is listed next to his father Clarence C. with same job, sameaddress.
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Clifford Simons, the brother of Grandma Ott (Cora Rose) was killed atthe age of 44 near Skylight , Ky. on the Lou. and Cinn. highway. He diedin St. Joseph's Inf., Louisvile, Ky. See newspaper article account belowobtained from Rose in early 1970's. by PSH

Note: The year of Clifford Simons' death derived from the approximateage of Charles Williams Simons (his son) at that time. Info given byCharles to his granddaughter, Hope McDermott. Rec'd via e-mail June 2004by PsH.
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ONE DEAD, 5 HURT IN AUTO COLLISION

Cars Crash Head-On Near Skylight

One man was dead Tuesday and others were under treatment in hospitals forinjuries received in a head-on automobile collision Monday afternoon onthe Louisville-Cincinnati Highway near Skylight, Ky. Four of the injuredare in a critical condition.
Clifford Simon, 44, Prospect, died at 11: 25 o'clock Monday night in St.Joseph's Infirmary. He was in an automobile driven by Austin Bess, 37.Other victims were James Simon, 14, son of the dead man; Robert Shrader,53, also of Prospect; his son, James Shrader, 4, and William Grant, 24,Carrollton.
The mishap occurred when a car driven by Grant attempted to pass theautomobile driven by William Hendorn, Bellvue, Ky., struck it in the rearand bounced to the other side of the road and hit the car containingSimon, head-on. Bess was the other driver.
Grant was taken to Carrollton after receiving first aid treatment at thescene and later taken to a Cinncinnati Hospital. The others were broughtto St. Joseph's here. The younger Simon was the least hurt.
Simon is survived by his widow, Mrs. Elizabeth Simon; three sons, CharlesSimon; James Simon and Edward Simon; father, Clarence Simon; a brother,Buck Simon; and four sisters, Mrs. Blanche Aubry, Mrs. Rose Ott, Mrs.Marjorie Trout and Mrs. Louis Seitz.
Funeral services will be held at 10 o'clock Thursday morning in SkylightMethodist Church. Burial will be in LaGrange Cemetery.

Source: Newspaper Clipping from Grandma Ott/ PsH
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Dated: June 5, 1917---- Military Info from: Registration Card statinghad wife and one child at that time, etc.
Precinct at time of report: Goshen, Oldham Co.,Ky.
Age: 26 years old
Researcher: Descendant and cousin of spouse, Paula Falvey, via email Nov2005/ PSH.1






















 
DescriptionHe was described as Tall in height, brown hair, brown eyes (Military Registra's Report).1 
Name Variation Edward Clifford Simons was also known as Clifford Simons.1 
Name Variation Edward Clifford Simons was also known as Biddie.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Funeral services Skylight Methodist Church .1 
Last EditedOct 19, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Elizabeth Lawrence1

Female, #43610, b. July 7, 1900, d. January, 1980
RelationshipElizabeth Lawrence is a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Elizabeth is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
BirthJuly 7, 1900Elizabeth was born July 7, 1900 in Kentucky.1 
Marriage - no infoShe married Edward Clifford Simons, son of Charles Clarence Simons and Sarah Castle. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of DaughterDecember 10, 1915Her daughter Anna was born December 10, 1915 in Oldham County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of SonApril 3, 1919Her son James was born April 3, 1919 in Kentucky.1 
Death of Spouseabout 1932She was widowed when her husband, Edward, died about 1932.1 
DeathJanuary, 1980Elizabeth died January, 1980 in La Grange, Oldham County, Kentucky at age 79.1  

Family 2

Edward Clifford Simons b. 3 Jul 1890, d. a 1932
Children 1.Anna Louise Simons+1 b. Dec 10, 1915
 2.Charles C Simons1
 3.James Russell Simons+1 b. Apr 3, 1919, d. Sep 7, 1999
 4.Edward C Simons1
 5.Charles William Simons Sr+1
Note-ShackelfordElizabeth Lawrence Elizabeth married Garrett Waters after Clifford died in the Autoaccident. See newspaper account in Ott Book of the accident.
Source: Mary Ott Kinderman, Aug. 2001.
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Garrett owned 1000 acres below Prospect. He and Lizzie lived in a loghouse near LaGrange.1 
Name Variation Elizabeth Lawrence was also known as Lizzie.1 
Last EditedOct 19, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Charles William Simons Sr1

Male, #43611
FatherEdward Clifford Simons1 b. Jul 3, 1890, d. about 1932
MotherElizabeth Lawrence1 b. Jul 7, 1900, d. Jan, 1980
RelationshipCharles William Simons Sr is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Charles William is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Last EditedOct 20, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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James Russell Simons1

Male, #43612, b. April 3, 1919, d. September 7, 1999
FatherEdward Clifford Simons1 b. Jul 3, 1890, d. about 1932
MotherElizabeth Lawrence1 b. Jul 7, 1900, d. Jan, 1980
RelationshipJames Russell Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because James Russell is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthApril 3, 1919James was born April 3, 1919 in Kentucky.1 
Marriage - no infoHe married Lilly M Cook, daughter of Ollie Gilbert Cook and Lorena Dean. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Death of Fatherabout 1932His father, Edward, died about 1932.1 
Death of MotherJanuary, 1980His mother, Elizabeth, died in January, 1980.1 
DeathSeptember 7, 1999James died September 7, 1999 in Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky at age 80.1  

Family

Lilly M Cook b. a 1924, d. 4 May 2006
Children 1.(given name not known) Simons1
 2.(given name not known) Simons1
Event-Death infoJames Russell Simons was Type: Death Cert. Age 80 yrs old .1 
Note-ShackelfordHe
Ky. Death Record

SIMONS, JAMES R. 080, FRANKLIN , FRANKLIN
09-07-1999 Vol 052 Cert # 25777 1999
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SSDI RECORDS

JAMES R. SIMONS Born: 03 Apr 1919
Died: 07 Sep 1999 40601 (Frankfort, Franklin, KY).1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert # Vol 52 Cert # 25777 .1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Edward C Simons1

Male, #43613
FatherEdward Clifford Simons1 b. Jul 3, 1890, d. about 1932
MotherElizabeth Lawrence1 b. Jul 7, 1900, d. Jan, 1980
RelationshipEdward C Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Edward C is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Last EditedOct 12, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Anna Louise Simons1

Female, #43614, b. December 10, 1915
FatherEdward Clifford Simons1 b. Jul 3, 1890, d. about 1932
MotherElizabeth Lawrence1 b. Jul 7, 1900, d. Jan, 1980
RelationshipAnna Louise Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Anna Louise is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
BirthDecember 10, 1915Anna was born December 10, 1915 in Oldham County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage - no infoShe married Orville R Morton Sr. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Anna Louise's death. 

Family 2

Slim Corbin
Note-ShackelfordAnna Louise Simons Source: Birth, county, mother--Vital Search-Ky Births
Note: Simons spelled as Simmons on birth record.
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ii. Anna Louise SIMONS was born 12/12/1915. She married Orville MORTON.He died 3/1978?. She married Slim CORBIN 8/18/79.

Above info from the Gedcom of Virginia Davis: Entries: 192 Updated:Fri May 24 20:02:41 2002 Contact: Virginia Davis vdavis@@in-touch.net

Source 2: According to Bernadine Ott Hedges, daughter of Cora RoseSimons, Louise and Orville had 6 children. They lived in Valley Station,Ky.
Source 3: Anna Louise now lives in the LaGrange area. Rec'd June 2004from descendant via e-mail.
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Event-Death infoShe was Type: Death Cert.Age 51 yrs old .1 
Last EditedOct 18, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Blanche Simons1

Female, #43615
FatherCharles Clarence Simons1 b. Sep, 1854
MotherSarah Castle1 b. Aug, 1860, d. between 1900 and 1910
RelationshipBlanche Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Blanche is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth - no infoI have no information on the date or place of birth for Blanche Simons.  
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Blanche's death. 

Family 2

Claude Aubry
Note-ShackelfordBlanche Simons Aunt Blanche was a half sister to Grandma Rose Ott. The family only remembers that Blanche had another mother other than theirs. She is not listed on any census I have found with her father and this family. However, the family all knew Aunt Blanche very well. She later moved to Florida and the family visited her there also. C. C. later married to Cordelia 'Cora' Beyer. They both died in Ohio.1 
Last EditedOct 30, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Marjorie Louise Simons1

Female, #43616, b. 1897, d. August 14, 1936
FatherCharles Clarence Simons1 b. Sep, 1854
MotherSarah Castle1 b. Aug, 1860, d. between 1900 and 1910
RelationshipMarjorie Louise Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Marjorie Louise is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth1897Marjorie was born 1897 in Kentucky.1 
Marriageabout 1915She married Frederick S Hess, son of John H Hess and Augusta I (surname not known), about 1915 in an unknown place .1  
Birth of DaughterJuly 5, 1916Her daughter Bertha was born July 5, 1916 in Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
Death of SpouseNovember 10, 1918She was widowed when her husband, Frederick, died on November 10, 1918.1 
Birth of SonFebruary 21, 1919Her son Freddie was born February 21, 1919 in Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
Marriageabout 1920She married John M Trauth, son of Abraham Lincoln Trauth and Mary Miller, about 1920 in an unknown place .1  
DeathAugust 14, 1936Marjorie died August 14, 1936 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1  
BurialHer body was buried in Resthaven, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 

Family 1

Frederick S Hess b. 19 Feb 1894, d. 10 Nov 1918
Children 1.Bertha M Hess+1 b. Jul 5, 1916, d. Dec 26, 2000
 2.Freddie S Hess Jr1 b. Feb 21, 1919, d. Jul 24, 1990

Family 2

John M Trauth b. Aug 1894, d. 30 Sep 1959
Children 1.Mildred M Trauth1
 2.Dorothy Trauth+1
Event-Death infoMarjorie Louise Simons was Type: Death Cert.Age 39 yrs old .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Death Cert. # Vol 045 Cert 22103 .1 
Note-ShackelfordShe 1910 Jefferson Co.,Ky. Census--1765 Mellwood Ave., 6th Pct.

Clarence C. Simons, head, m,w, 55, marr'd. b Ky., b Indiana, b Ky.,Carpenter/odd jobs, yesx3
Clifford C. Simons, son, w,m, 19, single, b Kyx3,-----?----/glass works,yesx3
Rose C. Simons, dau, f,w, 18, single, b Kyx3, bottler/distillery, yesx3
Russell G. Simons, son, w,m, 14, b Kyx3, yesx3
**Marjorey L. Simons, dau, f,w, 12, b Kyx3, yesx3 ( in father'shousehold)
Louis H. Gutgsell, boarder, w,m, 29, divorced, b Ky., b Germany, bGermany, painter/carriages, yesx2

Note: Sallie has died, & Jane has married Louis Zeitz.
Marjorie's age is wrong because she is not in the 1900 census w/parents.Would be 2 yrs old then.
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1930 Jefferson Co.,Ky.--Stoucher Ave. Bet Ohio St.
Enum April 5th-Image 18 & 19, Ward 1

John M. Trauth, head, rents, m,w, 36, marr'd at 26, b Ky, U.S., U.S.,Laborer/ Coal Yard
**Margie L. Trauth, wife, f,w, 31, marr'd at 18, b Kyx3
Dorothy Trauth, dau, f,w, 3/12, b. Kyx3
Bertha M. Hess, step-dau, f,w, 13, Kyx3
Fred S. Hess, Step-son, m,w, 11, b. Kyx3
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Ky. Death Records

TRAUTH, MARGIE 039, JEFFERSON

08-14-1936 Vol 045 Cert 22103 1936
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Death Certificate

Trauth, Margie
Certificate # 22103
White, Female, Married
Born: not given
Age: 39
Occupation: Housewife
Date an place of death: August 14, 1936, Louisville, Jefferson Co.,Ky.
Residence: 1529 Locust
Cause of death: Intestinal Obstruction
Attending physician: Dr. John M. Keansy, Coroner
Hospital died in: City Hospital
Father's name: C.C. Simons, born don't know
Mother's maiden name: Sallie E. Cassell, born Ky.
Informant: Blanche Aubry, 113 Charlton St.
Buried: Resthaven Cemetery
Funeral Director: Lobox & Sons, 717 E. Chestnut St.
Submitted by: Phyllis Shackelford Hedges.1 
Name Variation Marjorie Louise Simons was also known as Margie.1 
CensusShe appeared on the census on Stoucher Ave Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedNov 30, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Jane G Simons1

Female, #43617, b. May 15, 1882, d. May 16, 1979
FatherCharles Clarence Simons1 b. Sep, 1854
MotherSarah Castle1 b. Aug, 1860, d. between 1900 and 1910
RelationshipJane G Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Jane G is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
BirthMay 15, 1882Jane was born May 15, 1882 in Kentucky.1 
Marriage - no infoShe married Louis Zeitz. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of SonFebruary 14, 1905Her son Henry was born February 14, 1905 in Kentucky.1 
Death of SpouseMarch 18, 1975She was widowed when her husband, Louis, died on March 18, 1975.1 
DeathMay 16, 1979Jane died May 16, 1979 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky at age 97.1  

Family

Louis Zeitz b. 16 Dec 1877, d. 18 Mar 1975
Child 1.Henry L Zeitz+1 b. Feb 14, 1905, d. May 2, 1996
Event-Death infoJane G Simons was Type: Death Cert.Age 97 yrs old .1 
Note-ShackelfordShe 1910 Ky. Miracode Census Index

Louis Zeitz
Enumeration District: 0040 Color: W
Age: 31 Birth Place: Kentucky
Visit: 0250
County: Jefferson, Louisville
Relation: Husband
Relatives: Wife Janna 27, Kentucky (Jane) **
Son Genry L 05, Kentucky (Henry)
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ZEITZ, JANIE G. 097, JEFFERSON - JEFFERSON

05-16-1979 Vol 023 Cert 11087 1979
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Social Security Death Index

Name: Jane Zeitz
Last Residence: 40222 Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United Statesof America
Born: 15 May 1882
Died: May 1979.1




 
ResidenceShe resided in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

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George Russell Simons1

Male, #43618, b. March 6, 1896, d. August 1, 1949
FatherCharles Clarence Simons1 b. Sep, 1854
MotherSarah Castle1 b. Aug, 1860, d. between 1900 and 1910
RelationshipGeorge Russell Simons is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because George Russell is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthMarch 6, 1896George was born March 6, 1896 in Oldham County, Kentucky.1 
DeathAugust 1, 1949George died August 1, 1949 in Louisville General Hospital, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky at age 53.1  
BurialAugust 4, 1949His body was buried on August 4, 1949 in Zachary Taylor Nat'l Cemetery.1 
Event-Death infoGeorge Russell Simons was Type: Death Cert # Vol 33---Cert # 16363 .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert.Age 53 yrs-3 mos -25 days .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Occupation at death Laborer .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Physician/cert. Hollis Johnson Maryland.1 
Note-ShackelfordHe Geo. 'Buck' Simons never married. He was the youngest of the childrenborn to Clarence and Cora. (Cordelia)

He also served in the military of World War 1. Buck lived with Aunt JaneSimons Zeitz until his death at a young age.
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1900 Ky. Census--Genealogy.com--Spencer Co.--Dist. 5--Elk Creek, Book2--Page 68

Clarence Simons, head, w,m, Sept. 1854, 46 yrs. old, marr'd 20 yrs.,Ky,Ky,Ky, carpenter, yes,yes,yes, rents house.
Sallie, wife, w,f, b. Aug. 1860, 39 yrs. old, marr'd 20 yrs., 4 children,4 living, Ky,Ky,Ky, yes,yes,yes.
Janie, dau., w,f, March 1883, 17 yrs, old, single, Ky,Ky,Ky, yes,yes,yes,
Clifford, son, w,m, May 1890, 9 yrs, old, yes,yes,yes,
Rose, dau., w,f, Jan. 1893, 7 yrs old, yes,yes,yes.
**Russell, son, w,m, March 1896, 4 yrs old,no,no,yes.** ( in parent'shousehold )
Margie, sister, w,f, b. Oct. 1873, 26 yrs. old, single, Ky.,Ky.,Ky.
Hattie, sister, w,f, b. March 1872, 28 yrs. old, single, Ky,Ky,Ky,yes,yes,yes.
Boarder, Harry Goore, w,m, b. Mar., 1872, 28 yrs. old, single,Ky,Ky,Ky,painter, yes,yes,yes.

NOTE; NAME OF SPOUSE IS SALLIE-which is nickname for Sarah---GeorgeRussell Simons' death cert. also names his mother as Sallie Castle. Theinformant who gave this info was Henry Zeitz in 1949.
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1910 Jefferson Co.,Ky. Census--1765 Mellwood Ave., 6th Pct.

Clarence C. Simons, head, m,w, 55, marr'd. b Ky., b Indiana, b Ky.,Carpenter/odd jobs, yesx3
Clifford C. Simons, son, w,m, 19, single, b Kyx3,-----?----/glass works,yesx3
Rose C. Simons, dau, f,w, 18, single, b Kyx3, bottler/distillery, yesx3
**Russell G. Simons, son, w,m, 14, b Kyx3, yesx3 ** ( in father'shousehold )
Marjorey L. Simons, dau, f,w, 12, b Kyx3, yesx3
Louis H. Gutgsell, boarder, w,m, 29, divorced, b Ky., b Germany, bGermany, painter/carriages, yesx2

Note: Sallie has died, & Jane has married Louis Zeitz.
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1920 United States Federal Census Record

Name: Cordelia Beyer
Home in 1920: La Grange, Oldham, Kentucky
Age: 14 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1906
BirthPlace: Ohio
Relation to Head of House: Stepdaughter
Father's Birth Place: France
Mother's name: Cordelia
Mother's Birth Place: Ohio

Charles E Sinner 65, KY IN, KY, Farming (correct spelling Simons)
Cordelia Sinner, wife, 43 , OH x3
**Russell Sinner 23, son, single, KY
Joseph Beyer 15, Step-son, single, OH
Cordelia Beyer 14 , Step-day, OH
Clarence Beyer 8, Step-son, KY

Note: Cordelia 43, has marr'd Charles C. Simons. Russell is his son by aprev. marr. Other Beyers are Cordelia's children by her prev marr. toJohn Beyer.
Ky Death Records

SIMONS GEORGE R. 053, JEFFERSON , JEFFERSON

Died: 08-01-1949 Vol : 033 Cert # 16363 DeathVol: 1949
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Registration Card # 39 / Military

George Russell Simons
Age: 21
Address: Goshen, Skylight, Ky
Birth: April 6, 1896
Place Born: Todds Point, Ky.
Occupation: Farmer
Employer: Robert Shrader, Skylight, Ky.
Status: Single

Source: Research of Descendant & spouse's cousin, Paula Falvey, viaemail Nov 2005/ PSH.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert. Age 53 yrs old .1 
DescriptionHe was described as Medium height, medium weight, brown eyes, light hair, bald: No.2 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Mother's Name/Cert. Sally Castle .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Father's Name/Cert. Clarence Simmons(Simons) .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Autopsy Yes .1 
Name Variation George Russell Simons was also known as Buck.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Full Name on Cert. George Russell Simons .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Funeral Director Herbert C Cralle .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Informant/ Death Cert. Henry Zeitz/2255 Payne Street .1 
Military ServiceHe served in the military (World War I).1 
ResidenceAugust, 1949At the time of his death he resided at 1455 South 3rd Street Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedMay 7, 2009

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),, Registrar's Report.

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Claude Aubry1

Male, #43619
RelationshipClaude Aubry is a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Claude is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Last EditedOct 30, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Frederick S Hess1

Male, #43620, b. February 19, 1894, d. November 10, 1918
FatherJohn H Hess1 b. Jan, 1860, d. Sep 8, 1914
MotherAugusta I (surname not known)1 b. Jun, 1859, d. Dec 22, 1933
RelationshipFrederick S Hess is a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Frederick S is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthFebruary 19, 1894Frederick was born February 19, 1894 in Kentucky.1 
Death of FatherSeptember 8, 1914His father, John, died on September 8, 1914.1 
Marriageabout 1915He married Marjorie Louise Simons, daughter of Charles Clarence Simons and Sarah Castle, about 1915 in an unknown place .1  
Birth of DaughterJuly 5, 1916His daughter Bertha was born July 5, 1916 in Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
DeathNovember 10, 1918Frederick died November 10, 1918 in Jefferson County, Kentucky at age 24.1  
Birth of SonFebruary 21, 1919His son Freddie was born February 21, 1919 in Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
BurialHis body was buried in St Stephens Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 

Family

Marjorie Louise Simons b. 1897, d. 14 Aug 1936
Children 1.Bertha M Hess+1 b. Jul 5, 1916, d. Dec 26, 2000
 2.Freddie S Hess Jr1 b. Feb 21, 1919, d. Jul 24, 1990
Event-Death infoFrederick S Hess was Type: Death Cert.Age 24 yrs old .1 
Note-ShackelfordHe 1900 Jefferson Co.,Ky. Census--Louisville, Ward 1--Spring Street
Image source: Roll: T623 528; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 8.

John H. Hess, head, b. Jan 1860, 40, marrr'd 22 yrs, b. Ky., b. Germany,b. Germany, Policeman
Augusta Hess, wife, b. June 1859, 40, marr'd 22 yrs, 11 children, 8living, b. Germany x3, Naturalization=1865
Jno J. Hess, son, b. May 1880, 20, single, b. Ky., Harness maker
Wm. C. Hess, son, b. Aug 1883, 16, b. Ky, at school
Marie S. Hess, dau, b. July 1887, 12, b. Ky
Clarence E. Hess, son, b. Sept 1890, 10, b. Ky
Gussie Hess, dau, b. Dec 1891, 8, b. Ky
**Fred S. Hess, b. July 1894, 6, b. Ky**
Alonzo Hess, son, March 1896, 4, b. Ky
George W. Hess, son, b. Dec 1898, 1, b. Ky
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Kentucky 1910 Miracode Index

Name: John H Hess
Birthplace: Kentucky
County: Jefferson, Louisville
Relatives: Wife , Augusta I 50, Germany
Son Clarence E 20, Kentucky
**Son Frederick S 16, Kentucky**
Son Alonzo B 14, Kentucky
Daughter Lillian V 08, Kentucky

Enumeration District: 0041
Visit: 0053
Color: W
Age: 50
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Ancestry.com Deaths

Hess, Fred S
Volume: 69 Certificate: 34468
Death Date: 10 November, 1918 Death Place: Jefferson
Age: 024 Residence:
Death Vol: 1918--Ky Death Records

Above makes birth abt 1894
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Note: Fred's son, Freddie was born in Feb. 1919 and Fred his father diedin Nov 1918--3 mos. before. Margie must have been 6 mos. with child whenFred died. She then married John M. Trauth abt 2 years later.
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Death Certificate

Hess, Fred S.
Cert # 34468
White, Male, Married
Spouse: Marjorie Simons Hess
Born: Feb 19, 1894, Louisville, Ky.
Age: 24 yrs, 8 months, 21 days
Occupation: Gardner
Date and place of death: Nov. 10, 1918, Louisville, Jefferson Co.,Ky.
Resodence: 251 Spring St.
Cause of death: Pneumonia
Attending physician: J.M. Morris )Moore), 1204 Frankfort Ave.
Father's name: John H. Hess born Ky.
Mother's maiden name: Augusta Fretten, born Germany
Informant: Mrs. Marjorie Hess, 251 Spring St.
Buried: Nov 12, 1918, St. Stephens Cemetery
Funeral director: Albert Neurath, Louisville, Ky.
Researcher: Phyllis Shackelford Hedges.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert. # Volume: 69 Certificate: 34468 .1 
Name Variation Frederick S Hess was also known as Fred.1 
Last EditedDec 3, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

Do not accept the accuracy/validity of any of the information on these pages without verifying it yourself. Please study my sources carefully before relying on the information. If you notice any problems or errors in the information or the display on these pages, please e-mail me (see bottom of page).