James Etta Simmons


Personal and Family Information

James was born in 1864 in North Carolina, the daughter of James Overton Simmons and Sophia Myra Camp.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


James Etta Simmons


James Overton Simmons


Moses Simmons


James Simmons


Assume Mary Waters


Mary Lewis


Charles Crawford Lewis


Elizabeth Russell


Sophia Myra Camp



Place: North Carolina
Census12 JUN 1880
Place: Rutherford, North Carolina
Age: 16
Address: High Shoal, dwelling 94 family 94 Simmons James O wm 53 farmer born NC father born VA mother born NC ___ Myrah, wf 58, wife born NC, father NC mother VA, Madora 28 daugher, Joshua G 26 son clerks in store, Loula M 23 daughter, Susan M 21 daughter, Alice 19 daughter, James E 16 daughter, Johnnie D 12 son. all children born NC, most work farm
Census11 JUN 1900
Place: Rutherford, North Carolina
Address: High Shoal, dwelling 302 , family 302 Simmons, James head w m born Nov 1825, 74 yrs, married 51 yrs, born NC parents NC, boarding house __ Myra wife, wf born Mach 1824, 76 yrs married 51 yrs, mother of 9 6 living born NC parents NC ___ Jane E, daughter wf born Feb 1870, 30 yrs single, born SC parents NC