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Children of Thomas J. Sims and Elizabeth Elsa Morgan:

     557.        i.   Fleet W. Sims, born 9 February 1873, Lewis County, Tennessee, or Texas, died 14 December 1918, buried Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas.[2072] He married 3 November 1901, Navarro County, to Ora Ella Crews,[2073] born circa 1886. They lived in Dawson, Navarro County, Texas, in 1910.[2074] He was a telephone lineman. In 1920, Ella Sims lived in the I.O.O.F. Orphan Home in Corsicana, Navarro County. Her son, Wilmer Sims, was the adopted son of Will T. and Adalia Moore in Navarro County, in 1920.

     558.       ii.   Beulah Sims, born 1 April 1874, died 10 April 1952, Waco, McLennan County, Texas, buried Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas.[2075] She married 14 March 1897, Navarro County, Texas, to Henry B. Dawson.[2076]

     559.      iii.   Mary C. Sims, born circa 1876, Texas

     560.      iv.   William A. Sims, born 11 September 1881, Lewis County, Tennessee, died 1 April 1924, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas, buried Dawson Cemetery.[2077] He married circa 1910, to Willie T. ——, born circa 1892.

     561.       v.   Robert Loyd Sims, born 25 May 1890, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas, died 21 June 1925, Mt. Calm, Hill County, Texas, never married,[2078] buried Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas.[2079]



[2072] Tombstone photograph, Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas. F. W. Sims, born 9 February 1873, died 14 December 1918.

[2073] Navarro County, Texas, Marriage Records. F. W. Sims to Ella Crews, 3 November 1901.

[2074] 1910 U.S. Census, Navarro County, Texas, S.D. 6, E.D. 91, Sheet 4. Sims, Fleet W., age 35, mar1, mar 9 yrs., born Tenn. Tenn. Tenn.; Ora E., wife, age 24, mar1, mar 9 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Texas, had had 4 children, 4 living; Harry W., son, age 7; Wilmer, son, age 6; Mary J., dau., age 3; unnamed son, age 0/12. All white.

[2075] Texas Death Record. Beulah Dawson, born 1 April 1874, Tennessee, died 10 April 1952, Waco, McLennan County, Texas. Residence: Dawson, Navarro County. Parents: T. J. Sims, Eliza Morgan. Female, white, age 78 years, 9 days, married. Father born Tennessee. Mother born Texas. Burial: Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Texas.

[2076] Navarro County, Texas, Marriage Records. H. B. Dawson to Beulah Sims, 14 March 1897.

[2077] Texas Death Record. William Sims, born 11 September 1881, Tennessee, died 1 April 1924, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas. Parents: Thomas J. Sims, E. E. Morgan. Both parents born Tennessee. Male, white, age 42 years, 6 months, 20 days, married, carpenter. Burial: Dawson Cemetery.

[2078] Texas Death Record. Robert Loyd Sims, born 25 May 1890, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas, died 21 June 1925, Mt. Calm, Hill County, Texas. Parents: P. J. Sims, Morgan. Both parents born Tennessee. Male, white, age 35 years, 26 days, single. Occupation: machine oil. Burial: Dawson Cemetery.

[2079] Tombstone photograph, Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro County, Texas. Robert Loyd Sims, died 21 June 1925, TX Fireman 3CL US NRF.

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