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Children of John Dabney Sims and Elizabeth Coleman Elliott:

   +115.        i.   Wilson Dabney Sims, born 3 October 1824, Maury County, Tennessee, died 10 May 1892, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas.[426] His will was made 16 April 1891, filed 14 June 1892, Ellis County.[427] W. D. married first, 19 January 1871, Ellis County, to Sallie High.[428] He married second, 9 September 1875, Ellis County, to Bettie High.[429] He married third, 25 March 1880, Ellis County, to Evelyn Whitfield.[430]

   +116.       ii.   Mary Ann Sims, born 1 April 1826, Maury County, Tennessee, died 13 February 1886, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. She married in 1848, Lafayette County, Mississippi, to Pinkney Coleman Sims.[431]

   +117.      iii.   Sarah Frances Sims, born 15 January 1828, Maury County, Tennessee, died 10 December 1905, Ellis County, Texas, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[432] She married first, circa 1850, Lafayette County, Mississippi, to Andrew C. Lowe. She married second, 12 November 1857, Ellis County, to Henry G. Brewer.[433] She married third, 21 September 1881, Ellis County, to O. B. Edmondson.[434]



[426] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. W. D. Sims, born 3 October 1824, died 10 May 1892.

[427] Will of W. D. Sims, made 16 April 1891, filed 14 June 1892, recorded 4 August 1892, Ellis County, Texas, Will Book A, p. 429.

[428] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book B, p. 391. W. D. Sims to Sallie High, 19 January 1871. R. B. Wommack, minister.

[429] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book C, p. 194. W. D. Sims to Bettie High, 9 September 1875. E. M. Brack, J.P.

[430] Texas Christian Advocate, Volume XXVII, No. 30, issue 10 April 1880. Married at the residence of Mr. Bowie by Rev. W. D. Robinson, 25 March 1880, Mr. W. D. Sims of Ellis County, Texas, and Miss Evelyn Whitehead [sic-Whitfield], late of Tyler County, Texas. And, Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book D, p. 238. W. D. Sims to Evelyn Whitfield (or Evelin Whitefield), 25 March 1880. W. D. Robinson, M.G.

[431] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Pinkney C. Sims, born 7 March 1819, died 15 September 1903. Mary A., his wife, born 1 April 1826, died 13 February 1886.

[432] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Francis Edmondson, born 15 January 1828, died 10 December 1905.

[433] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book B, p. 1. Henry G. Brewer to Sarah F. Lowe, 12 November 1857. Rev. James W. Lloyd

[434] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Records. O. B. Edmondson to Francis Brewer, 21 September 1881.

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