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115. Wilson Dabney7Sims (John Dabney6, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 3 October 1824, Maury County, Tennessee, died 10 May 1892, age 67, two and a half miles north of Italy, Ellis County, Texas, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas.[1202] His will was made 16 April 1891 and filed 14 June 1892, Ellis County.[1203] W. D. Sims married first, 19 January 1871, Ellis County, to Sallie High.[1204] He married second, 9 September 1875, Ellis County, to Bettie High.[1205] He married third, 25 March 1880, Ellis County, to Evelyn Whitfield.[1206]

Sallie High Sims was born 9 December 1850, Morgan County, Alabama, died 30 April 1873, Ellis County, Texas, buried in Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[1207]

Bettie High Sims was born 4 April 1856, Morgan County, Alabama, died 17 April 1879, Ellis County, Texas, buried in Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[1208]

Evelyn Whitfield Sims was born 9 November 1849, Clarke County, Alabama, died 20 December 1911, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. She is buried in Waxahachie City Cemetery.[1209] Mrs. E. W. Sims, aged 62, died here. She was a resident of Waxahachie many years.[1210]



[1202] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. W. D. Sims, born 3 October 1824, died 10 May 1892.

[1203] 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.

[1204] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book B, p. 391. W. D. Sims to Sallie High, 19 January 1871. R. B. Wommack, M.G.

[1205] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book C, p. 194. W. D. Sims to Bettie High, 9 September 1875. E. M. Brack, J.P.

[1206] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book D, p. 238. W. D. Sims to Evelyn Whitfield, 25 March 1880. W. D. Robinson, M.G.

[1207] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Sallie Sims, died 20 April 1873. Her obituary gives her birth and death dates.

[1208] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Bettie Sims, died April 1879.

[1209] Tombstone, Waxahachie City Cemetery, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. Mrs. Evelyn W. Sims, born 9 November 1849, died 20 December 1911.

[1210] Deaths: Sims, Waxahachie, Texas, December 23. Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Texas, 24 December 1911, p. 7.

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