Ann Freeman

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Personal and Family Information

Ann was born in 1761 in South Carolina, the daughter of Holman Freeman and Sally Ann Cox.

She died after 7 DEC 1850 in Talladega, Alabama.

Her husband was John Simmons, who she married in EST 1796 in South Carolina. Their five known children were Susanna Waters (1797-1886), Holman Freeman (1798-<1870), James Ballenger (c1800-1856), Moses Waters (1801-1868) and John Jr (c1803-1846).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Ann Freeman
(1761->1850)

 

Holman Freeman
(c1714-c1783)

 

George Freeman
(1684-<1736)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Jane Holman
(1689->1735)

 

James Holman
(c1660->1735)

 
     
 
 
   

Sally Ann Cox
(c1715-?)

 

John Cox
(c1690-?)

 

William Cox
(c1600-?)

 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth1761
Place: South Carolina
Address: 1850 census Alabama
DeathAFT 7 DEC 1850
Place: Talladega, Alabama
Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
Source: Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
Date: DEC 1850
Publisher: US Federal Census

Census7 DEC 1850
Place: Talladega, Alabama
Age: 89
Address: family 1590 Moses Simmons 49 Ga, Harriet 44 S Carolina, 8 children 19 to 6 months, Ann Simmons 89 born S Carolina family 1588 Francis A Simmons 29 Ga with four children 9 to 5 yrs
Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
Source: Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
Date: DEC 1850
Publisher: US Federal Census

Roster of Revolutionary Soldiers in Georgia, Volume 1 This book is said to have caused more problems ……because "all that stuff cannot be proven and much of it can be shown to be false …."
Source: Roster of Revolutionary Soldiers in Georgia, Volume 1 This book is said to have caused more problems ……because "all that stuff cannot be proven and much of it can be shown to be false …."
Authors: Mrs. Howard H McCall, DAR
Date: 1969
Publisher: Genealogical Pub. Co. Baltimore Vol. 1 originally published 1941, 1969, 1996, 2004. problems…known errors in Simmons families …. < - 2013 Fayetteville AR Library has all 3 volumes of this book, 1969 edition Gen 973.3458 extracts attached>

Will6 JUL 1796
Place: Elbert County, Georgia
Type: Will
Address: Early records of Georgia, Wilkes County-Davidson named in will of brother William William Freeman deceased 7/6/1796
Will-Freeman, William 1796
Source: Will-Freeman, William 1796
Authors: William Freeman
Date: 6 JUL 1796
Publisher: Early records of Elbert County, Georgia, USA-Davidson

Will21 OCT 1810
Place: Franklin County, Georgia
Type: Will
Address: sister ann simmons named in will of James Freeman
Will - Freeman, James 1810
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Will6 JAN 1830
Place: Elbert County, Georgia
Type: Will
Address: named in husband's will
Will - Simmons, John, Senr 1835 signed Jan 6, 1830. probated Jan 20, 1835 Elbert County, Ga
Source: Will - Simmons, John, Senr 1835 signed Jan 6, 1830. probated Jan 20, 1835 Elbert County, Ga
Date: 20 JAN 1835
Publisher: Will Book 1830-1835 pages 483-484 Ordinary's Office Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia

Will - Simmons John 1835
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Notes

Note 1

Makima shows birth date 1761 in S.C. as does 1850 census

Daughtery has different date and place

Hillyer memoirs specifically name Anne Freeman as wife of John Simmons, Senior.

as does Georgia Revolutionary Soldiers, Sailor, Patriots, & Descendants -page 192, 193 Vol 1, by Carter

and Roster of Revolutionary Soldiers in Georgia, Volume 1

named in husband John Simmons Will 1830

named in apparently brother William Freeman will 1796

named as sister in James Freeman will 1810, don't know which James this is.

Sources

  1. Will-Freeman, William 1796
    Source: Will-Freeman, William 1796
    Authors: William Freeman
    Date: 6 JUL 1796
    Publisher: Early records of Elbert County, Georgia, USA-Davidson
  2. Will - Simmons, John, Senr 1835 signed Jan 6, 1830. probated Jan 20, 1835 Elbert County, Ga
    Source: Will - Simmons, John, Senr 1835 signed Jan 6, 1830. probated Jan 20, 1835 Elbert County, Ga
    Date: 20 JAN 1835
    Publisher: Will Book 1830-1835 pages 483-484 Ordinary's Office Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia
  3. Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
    Source: Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
    Date: DEC 1850
    Publisher: US Federal Census
  4. Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
    Source: Census 1850 Alabama, Talladega County
    Date: DEC 1850
    Publisher: US Federal Census
  5. Roster of Revolutionary Soldiers in Georgia, Volume 1 This book is said to have caused more problems ……because "all that stuff cannot be proven and much of it can be shown to be false …."
    Source: Roster of Revolutionary Soldiers in Georgia, Volume 1 This book is said to have caused more problems ……because "all that stuff cannot be proven and much of it can be shown to be false …."
    Authors: Mrs. Howard H McCall, DAR
    Date: 1969
    Publisher: Genealogical Pub. Co. Baltimore Vol. 1 originally published 1941, 1969, 1996, 2004. problems…known errors in Simmons families …. < - 2013 Fayetteville AR Library has all 3 volumes of this book, 1969 edition Gen 973.3458 extracts attached>