Sarah Eliza Hawkins Burns

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Personal and Family Information

Sarah was born in 1800 in Elbert County, Georgia, the daughter of Robert Burns and unknown McIntosh.

She died after 1870 in Auvergne, Jackson County, Arkansas.

Her husband was Holman Freeman Simmons, who she married on 25 DEC 1818 in Elbert/Franklin County, Georgia. Their ten known children were Anna Jane (1819-1912), Holman Felix (1824-1893), Robert (1824->1860), Joseph Bibb (1831-c1900), Mary Ella (1833-1882), Martha (1835-?), Fletcher (1835-c1865), George McIntosh Troupe (1836-1897), Henry Clay (1838-1898) and Susan Burns (1843-1918).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Sarah Eliza Hawkins Burns
(1800->1870)

 

Robert Burns
(<1775-?)

 

Robert Burns
(1759-1796)

 

William Burness
(1721-1784)

 
   

Agnes Broun
(1732-1820)

 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
   

unknown McIntosh
(<1775-?)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth1800
Place: Elbert County, Georgia
Agency: 1850 Census Ala
DeathAFT 1870
Place: Auvergne, Jackson County, Arkansas
Census21 DEC 1850
Place: Tallediga, Talladega, Alabama
Age: 50 born Georgia
Address: dwelling 1850, family 1896 with husband and seven children
Agency: 1850 census Ala
Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
Source: Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
Date: DEC 1850
Publisher: US Federal Census

Census6 AUG 1860
Place: Talladega County, Alabama
Age: 60 b Ga
Address: dwelling 1038 family 1061 Brownsville Post Office
Agency: 1860 Census Ala
See Note 1
Census24 AUG 1870
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 72
Address: dwelling 13 Family #13, Breckenridge Twp with daughter's family
Agency: 1870 census Ark
Census 1870 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Breckenridge Twp
Source: Census 1870 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Breckenridge Twp
Authors: US Federal Census
Date: 21 AUG 1870
Publisher: ancestry.com

See Note 2
BurialAFT SEP 1870
Place: Auvergne, Jackson County, Arkansas
Address: maybe Bowens Ridge in an unmarked grave, not found daughter Mary Mallory and family are buried Sand Hill Cemetery, west of Bowens Ridge. Inventory made 4 Jan 1964 by James Logan Morgan, Mary Shaw Makima, Jan 1969
Grav May be near John Boen
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Other Event1860
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Type: Deed
Agency: Catalog of Arkansas Resources and Archival Treasures
See Note 3
Other Event25 DEC 1861
Place: Talledega Territory, Alabama
Address: Christmas Celebration
Agency: The Old South by HM Hamill, D.D.
Doc-Simmons, HF and Eliza
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Notes

Note 1

Holman F Simmons age 60 male, Farmer,

Eliza ", age 60 born Ga

Martha ", age 25 born Ga

Susan ", age 17 born Ala

Note 2

Simmons, Eliza 72 FW no occupation Georgia --Mother of Mary E

son H Felix next door dwelling 13

daughter Susan B Saxon near in dwelling 9

son Joseph B close - RichWoods Twp, dwelling 20, family 24

Note 3

Is this Eliza?

State Land Records

Last Name Simmons

First Name:Sarah

Date:7/23/1860

Box:214

File:4

Record Type:Swamp Land Application

Notes:Appl. # 1608

Location:

Sources

  1. Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
    Source: Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
    Date: DEC 1850
    Publisher: US Federal Census
  2. Census 1870 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Breckenridge Twp
    Source: Census 1870 Arkansas, Jackson Cty, Breckenridge Twp
    Authors: US Federal Census
    Date: 21 AUG 1870
    Publisher: ancestry.com