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In 1870, “Mary” Lee, age 54 (born circa 1816) lived with William F. and Elizabeth Sims. This was William F.’s sister, Margaret E. Sims Lee. Also living with them in 1870, were their grandsons, Willie, Frank, and J. Sims. The grandsons were children of their eldest child, Thomas H. Sims, and Harriet A. G. Lee. Margaret Sims Lee was their other grandmother. Her daughter was Harriet A. G. Lee. Thomas H. Sims and Harriet A. G. Lee were first cousins.

Children of William F. Sims and Elizabeth H. Brown:

   +219.        i.   Thomas H. Sims, born February 1836, Maury County, Tennessee, died 24 August 1869, Dallas County, Texas,[738] married 13 November 1856, Maury County, to Harriet A. G. Lee,[739] born circa 1841, Lauderdale County, Tennessee, died before 1870. Thomas and Harriet were first cousin. She was the daughter of Henry A. G. Lee and Margaret E. Sims (sister of William F. Sims). [Harriet A. G. Lee is #243 in this genealogy].

     220.       ii.   William J. A. Sims, born circa 1838, Lafayette County, Mississippi.

     221.      iii.   Jonathan T. Sims, born circa 1840, Lafayette County, Mississippi.

     222.      iv.   Mary J. Sims, born circa 1841, Lafayette County , Mississippi.

     223.       v.   Susan E. Sims, born 15 February 1842, Lewis County, Tennessee, died 14 November 1925, Mt. Pleasant, Maury County, Tennessee,[740] buried in Bailey Cemetery, Mt. Joy, Maury County, Tennessee,[741] never married.

     224.      vi.   Margaret Sims, born circa 1846, Lewis County, Tennessee

     225.     vii.   Harriet E. M. Sims, born circa 1848, Lewis County, Tennessee

[738] Nashville Christian Advocate, Nashville, Tennessee, 18 December 1869 issue: Thomas Sims, born Maury County, Tennessee, February 1836, died Dallas County, Texas, 24 August 1869.

[739] Maury County, Tennessee, Marriage Records. Thomas H. Sims to Harriet A. Lee, 13 November 1856.

[740] Tennessee Death Record. Susan Sims, died 14 November 1925, Mt. Pleasant, Maury County, Tennessee, female, single, white, age 83, born 15 February 1842, Tennessee. Father: Billie Sims, born Tennessee. Mother: Lizzie Wallren, born Tennessee. Cemetery: Mt. Pleasant.

[741] Tombstone, Bailey Cemetery, Mt. Joy, Maury County, Tennessee. Susan Sims, born 15 February 1842, died 14 November 1925.

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