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Thomas Allan Sims

Thomas Allan Sims

Male 1879 - 1949  (69 years)

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  • Name Thomas Allan Sims 
    Born 26 Apr 1879  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1880  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Baptism 23 Jan 1892  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1900  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Marriage Notice - Bessie Sherman and Thomas Sims 21 Jun 1908  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence Between 1917 and 1918  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1920  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1942  Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 1949  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: It appears he never remarried after Bessie. 
    Buried Crown Hill Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Headstone - Sims, Thomas Allen
    Headstone - Sims, Thomas Allen
    Person ID I1051  Discovering My Ancestors
    Last Modified 11 May 2017 

    Father James Addison Sims,   b. Aug 1840, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth Laughlin,   b. Mar 1848, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1934, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Family ID F441  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bessie Lucille Sherman,   b. 30 Dec 1882, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1963, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1908  Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 11
    Marriage Notice - Bessie Sherman and Thomas Sims
    Marriage Notice - Bessie Sherman and Thomas Sims
    About the Wedding - Bessie Sherman to Thomas Sims
    About the Wedding - Bessie Sherman to Thomas Sims
    Divorced Abt 1910  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 May 2017 
    Family ID F345  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] 1920 United States Federal Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Indianapolis Ward 4, Marion, Indiana; Roll: T625_452; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 942.

    2. [S298] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current.

    3. [S364] Indiana, United Methodist Church Records, 1837-1970, Archives of DePauw University; Indiana Conference of the United Methodist Church, Greencastle, Indiana; Book Number: Vol 5370; Description: Record of the Central Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church.

    4. [S260] U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, The National Archives at St. Louis; St. Louis, Missouri; State Headquarters: Indiana.

    5. [S213] Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941, Marion County, Indiana; Index to Marriage Record 1906 - 1910 Inclusive Vol, Original Record Located: County Clerk's Office Ind; Book: 49; Page: 519.

    6. [S250] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; Roll: 295; Family History Film: 1254295; Page: 151B; Enumeration District: 111; Image: 0003.

    7. [S248] 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; Roll: 387; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1240387.

    8. [S310] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

    9. [S272] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Registration State: Indiana; Registration County: Marion; Roll: 1504017; Draft Board: 03.

    10. [S582] Newspapers.com - The Indianapolis Star - 21 Jun 1908 - Page 25.

    11. [S282] Indiana, Select Marriages, 1780-1992.