228. Edward Ross7Sims (William F.6, Thomas5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born February 1855, Tennessee, died 6 December 1924, Houston, Harris County, Texas, buried Forest Park. He married 24 February 1886, Falls County, Texas, to Ida May Thomas, born 29 April 1863, Crystal, Mississippi, died 1 November 1928, Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas, buried Houston, Texas.
Edward R. Sims lived in Dawson, Navarro County, Texas, in 1900, 1910, and 1920. He was a constable officer in 1900, a house painter in 1910, and a carpenter in 1920. In 1910, Jewell Sims was a telephone operator. In 1920, Harold Sims was a house carpenter and Glenn Sims was a cotton gin bailer.
Children of Edward Ross Sims and Ida May Thomas:
533. i. Elmer Edward Sims, born 16 July 1887, Texas, died 20 June 1888, buried Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas.