134. James B.7Sims (Hartwell J.6, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 7 February 1845, Lafayette County, Mississippi, died 18 September 1913, buried Promise Land Cemetery, Promise Lane Missionary Baptist Church, Hamburg, Ashley County, Arkansas. He married first, 12 August 1866, Ashley County, to Victoria E. Yancy, born circa 1845, Kentucky. He married second, 22 November 1899, Ashley County, to Nancy L. “Nannie” Roberts, born January 1874, Arkansas, died 1953, buried Promise Land Cemetery.
Victoria was the daughter of James Yancy. Nannie Roberts was the daughter of Susan Kelley Roberts. Susan Roberts was born 30 June 1847, died 25 October 1919, buried Promise Land Cemetery, Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church, Hamburg, Arkansas.
James Sims lived in Ashley County, Arkansas, in 1870. He lived in Howard County, Arkansas, in 1880, and in Ashley County, Bearhouse Township, in 1900. In 1920, Nancy Sims was head of the household in Ashley County.