James Robert Simmons


Personal and Family Information

James was born on 1 Jan 1869 in Bushnell, Flordia, the son of George McIntosh Troupe Simmons and Anne Eliza Gough.

He died in Jan 1928 in Dade County, Flordia.

His wife was Maud Bradey, who he married in 1906 in Sanibel Island, Florida. Their four known children were Agnes Maud (1908-1912), Emmett Troup (1910-1994), Alvin Ducan (1913-?) and Glenn Terrell (1916-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


James Robert Simmons


George McIntosh Troupe Simmons


Holman Freeman Simmons


John W. Simmons


Ann Freeman


Sarah Eliza Hawkins Burns


Robert Burns


unknown McIntosh


Anne Eliza Gough


James Gough


Anne Whiddon



Birth1 Jan 1869
Place: Bushnell, Flordia
DeathJan 1928
Place: Dade County, Flordia
Cause: a car accident
Census4 JUN 1880
Place: Sumter County, Florida
Age: 11
Address: dwelling 40, family 42 with parents, brother, and 4 sisters
Place: Ona, DeSota County, Florida
Age: 39 born Fla
Address: dwelling 11 family 11 with wife Maude and 2 children
Will12 APR 1897
Place: Sumter County, Florida
Address: Florida, Wills and Probate Records, 1810-1974 for George M T Simmons Sumter Wills, Vol 2, 1861-1929 pages 85 thru 88. Names two sons and 3 daughters, son in law exectuor attached as Transcribed 20 Jan 2020 by Arthur F Bowie, Bentonville Ark.
Will- Simmons, George MT