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     +45.      iii.   Mariah B. Sims, born 13 March 1809, Maury County, Tennessee, died 17 September 1882, Ellis County, Texas, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County,[200] never married.

       46.      iv.   Sally G. Sims, born circa 1811, Maury County, Tennessee. She was either married or deceased by 1830. She was named in her father’s 1826 will.

     +47.       v.   Lucy P. Sims, born 13 March 1814, Maury County, Tennessee, died 13 March 1886, Ellis County, Texas, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[201] She married circa 1839, Lafayette County, Mississippi, to Ezekiel Marshall Brack.

     +48.      vi.   James Sims, born circa 1816, Maury County, Tennessee, died after 1880, Ashley County, Arkansas.[202] He married circa 1844, Lafayette County, Mississippi, to Sarah M. ——.

     +49.     vii.   Hartwell Sims, born circa 1822, Maury County, Tennessee, died after 1870, Ashley County, Arkansas.[203] He married circa 1844, Lafayette County, Mississippi, to Martha Dooley.[204] In his father’s will, Hartwell’s middle initials were C. L. I. In later life, he was Hartwell J. Sims.



[200] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Mariah Sims, died 17 September 1882, aged 73 years, 6 months, 4 days.

[201] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Lucy P. Brack, born 13 March 1814, died 13 March 1886.

[202] 1880 U.S. Census, Ashley County, Arkansas. Head of household: Minnie Andrews, age 20, widow, born Ark. Tenn. Tenn. James Simms, age 64, father, born Tenn. - -.

[203] 1870 U.S. Census, Ashley County, Arkansas, p. 185, #38/38, Mill Creek Township, P.O. Hamburg. Hartwell Sims, age 47, farmer, $15,000/$7,000, born Tenn.

[204] James B. Simms, Confederate Veterans Questionaire, 1911, Ashley County, Arkansas.

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