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D. and Mary H. Sims, lived with her father-in-law, John Dabney Sims, in Ellis County, in 1870.1701
    Columbus and Rebecca Snow lived in Ellis County, Texas, in 1880,1702 1900,1703 and 1910.1704
    Waxahachie, Texas, newspaper, 21 January 1919: Death of Mrs. Snow. Mrs. Rebecca Snow died Sunday morning, January 19, 1919, at 4 o’clock, at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. O. P. Briles, in the northwestern part of town. The funeral services were held at the Methodist church Monday afternoon at 2:30 o’clock, conducted by the pastor, Rev. I. E. Hightower, assisted by Revs. Meadows, Hamner, and Flowers. The burial occurred at the Italy cemetery. Mrs. Snow was born in Washington county, Texas, nearly 79 years ago. She was a Hardeman, the pioneer family of this section, moving to this community with her parents in a very early day and settled just two miles north of Italy. Mrs. Snow was twice married. She first married Mr. Sims and to this union two children were born – J. D. Sims, who died a few days ago, and Mrs. Joe Martin, of Valley View, Texas, who survives. After the death of her first husband she was married to Mr. Columbus C. Snow, who died several years ago. To this union three children were born – a daughter and two sons – Mrs. O. P. Briles of this city, and Munroe Snow of Denison and Wyatt Snow of Waco, all three surviving the mother. Mrs. Snow was a faithful and consistent member of the Methodist church and was held in

    1701 1870 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, p. 322, Milford Precinct, P.O. Milford, 29 August, #1/1. John D. Sims, age 68, $5000/$5000, born Va.; Elizabeth Sims, age 66, born Va.; Rebecca Sims, age 30, born Texas; John D. Sims, Jr., age 10, born Texas; Mary H. Sims, age 8, born Texas; Frances Brewer, age 43, female, $1000$260, born Tenn.; Mattie Brewer, age 11, born Texas; Henny Brewer, age 8, female, born Texas; Katie Lowe, age 15, born Texas, born blind. All white.
    1702 1880 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 3, E.D. 50, Sheet 41. C. Columbus Snow, male, age 29, born Tenn. - -; Rebecca S. Snow, age 39, wife blank, born Texas Tenn. Tenn.; John D. Sims, age 20, stepson, born Texas Miss. Texas; W. Monroe Snow, age 6, son, born Texas Tenn. Texas; Maude L. Snow, age 4, dau.; Wyatt E. Snow, age 1, son. All white.
    1703 1900 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 6, E.D. 33, Sheet 3, Italy. Charles C. Snow, head, white, male, born October 1846, age 53, married 27 yrs., born Tenn. Tenn. Tenn.; Rebecca Snow, wife, white, female, born July 1840, age 59, married 27 yrs.; had had 5 children, 4 living, born Texas Texas Texas.
    1704 1910 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 5, E.D. 147, Sheet 13. Charles C. Snow, male, white, age 66, married1, married 36 yrs., born Tenn. Tenn. Tenn.; Rebeca R. Snow, wife, female, white, age 69, married1, married 36 yrs.; had had 6 children, 5 living, born Tenn. Tenn. Tenn.