Laurette McDermott


Personal and Family Information

Laurette was born in 1851 in Ohio, the daughter of unknown parents.

She died on 16 Nov 1909 in Jackson County, Arkansas.

Her husband was Joseph Bibb Simmons, who she married in ABT 1866 in maybe Alabama. Their four known children were Theodora (1867-<1900), Charles Edward (1869-1953), Nora Kathleen (1876-1964) and Fred Stuckey (1884-1953).


Place: Ohio
Type: 1880 Census, Jackson Cty Arkansas, Cashe Twp,
Death16 NOV 1909
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 58
Address: From Deaths as Reported in Newport Weekly Independent, 1901-1917, in Newport Library 6/15/00: Nov 16, 1909, Simmons, Mrs. Loretta
CensusJUN 1880
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 29
Address: Family 1, Dewelling 1, Cashe Township, ED 132 White Female, married, born Ohio
Cause: 1880 Census of US
See Note 1
Census1 JUN 1900
Place: St Francis Cty, Arkansas
Age: 48
Address: dwelling 4, family 5, Dist 99, Telico Twp with dau Nora and son in law Willard Bates
Census 1900 Arkansas, St Francis Cty
Source: Census 1900 Arkansas, St Francis Cty
Date: 1 JUN 1900

Place: St Francis County, Arkansas
Address: maybe Hughes Cemetery in Forest City , plot 914 with husband Dr JB Simmons Inscription SEP.2,1893 -HUSBAND OF L.S.SIMMONS Gravesite Details ST.FRANCIS CO.CEMETERY RECORDS-VOL1.-KATHLEEN BELL-CA.1981


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Note 1

Dwelling1, Family 1

Simmons, Joseph b WM 49, married, physician, 3 mo unemployed, born Georgia, father born Virginia, mother not listed

Simmons, Laurette WF, 29 wife, married, keeping house 12 mo unemployed, born Ohio, father born Kentucky, mother born Kentucky

Simmons, Theodora, WF, 13 single, daughter, at home, 3 mo unemployed, born Alabama, father Georgia, mother Ohio.

Simmons, Edward, WM, 10 son, single, at home, 12 mon unemployed, born Kentucky, father Georgia, mother Ohio

Simmons, Norah, WF 3, daughter, single, at home, born Arkansas, father Georgia, mother Ohio


  1. Census 1900 Arkansas, St Francis Cty
    Source: Census 1900 Arkansas, St Francis Cty
    Date: 1 JUN 1900