PIONEER SIMONDS FAMILY




1. RODNEY SIMONS was born on 6 Dec 1794 in East Hartford, CT.  He was a
veteran of the War of 1812.  He died on 2 Aug 1852 in Theresa, Jefferson
County, and was buried there in the old cemetery. 
  
He married (1) before 1822, probably in Ontario, Canada

?MARY? SMITH who was born about 1800 in Canada.  She died before 1829,
probably in Jefferson County.  
  
Children, SIMONS:  
  
+      2     i       WILLIAM FREAL SIMONS  

+      3    ii       MARY ANN SIMONS  
  
He married (2) on 11 Feb 1829 in Theresa, Jefferson County

POLLY PURDY BOGART who was born on 19 Nov 1808 in Canada West (Ontario). 
She died on 28 Feb 1887 in Theresa, and was buried on 2 Mar 1887 in the
old Theresa cemetery.  
  
Children, SIMONS:  
  
+      4     i       RODNEY I. SIMONS  

+      5    ii       SARAH JANE SIMONS  

+      6   iii       NELSON EDWIN SIMONS  

+      7    iv       JOHN HARRISON SIMONS  

+      8     v       HENRY CLAY SIMONS  

+      9    vi       DUANE EUGENE SIMONS  

+     10   vii       HARRIET CORNELIA SIMONS  

      11  viii       HELEN V. SIMONS d.y.
  


2. WILLIAM FREAL SIMONS, (son of RODNEY and MARY? (SMITH) SIMONS) was born
on 28 Sep 1822 in Canada.  He died on 29 Jan 1903 in Theresa.  He was
buried in Oakwood Cemetery there on 2 Feb 1903.  
  
He married before 1850.  

HELEN MARY KENYON who was born on 19 Dec 1825 in Theresa [?].  She died
there on 20 Mar 1894 and buried on 22 Mar 1894 in Oakwood Cemetery.  
  
Children, SIMONS:  
  
+     12     i       GEORGE BOYD SIMONDS  

+     13    ii       HELEN JESSIE SIMONDS  

  
  
3. MARY ANN SIMONS was born about 1823 in USA (probably in northern New
York State). Apparently died before 1903.  
  
She married about 1840  

THOMAS EDWARD LEE who was born about 1820 in England.  He died on 13 May
1854 in Markham, Ontario, Canada and was buried in Box  Grove United
Cemetery, Markham, Ontario.  
  
Children, LEE:
  
+     14     i      GEORGE W. LEE  

      15    ii      WILLIAM LEE 

      16   iii      SARAH JANE LEE 

      17    iv      SAMUEL H. LEE 

      18     v      EDWARD LEE  
  
  
4. RODNEY I. SIMONS was born on 15 Mar 1830 in Alexandria Bay.  He died on
18 Feb 1887 in Theresa, and was buried there on 21 Feb 1887 in the old
cemetery.  
  
He married on 12 Oct 1854 in Theresa 

JULIA ANN CHEESEMAN who was born about 1834.  She died on 8 Feb 1886 in
Theresa, and was buried there on 9 Feb 1886 in the old cemetery.  
  
Children, SIMONS:
  
+     19     i      HELEN LUCY SIMONS  

+     20    ii      CHARLES RODNEY SIMONS  

      21   iii      MARK E. SIMONS 

+     22    iv      FRED I. SIMONS  

      23     v      IDA A. SIMONS 

+     24    vi      DON LEO SIMONS  

      25   vii      CARRIE J. SIMONS 

      26  viii      KATE "KATTIE" SIMONS 

  
5. SARAH JANE SIMONS was born on 28 Aug 1832 in Town of Alexandria.  She
died in a horse and carriage accident while returning from a temperance
meeting on 21 Nov 1886 in Theresa, NY. She wwas buried in old Theresa
cemetery as Jane DUNN [see below].  
  
She married (1) on 28 Aug 1852 in Evans Mills, Town of LeRay

WILLIAM HENRY KENYON who was born about 1829 in Jefferson County.  He died
on 20 May 1864 in Bermuda Hundreds, VA, a casualty of the Civil War.  He
was buried in an unmarked grave on the battlefield.  
  
Children, KENYON:
  
+     27     i      RODNEY EUGENE KENYON  

      28    ii      WILLIAM "WILLIE" EDWIN KENYON 

      29   iii      NELLIE GERTRUDE KENYON 

      30    iv      JENNIE HENRIETTA KENYON 
  
SARAH JANE SIMONS married (2) on 1 May 1870 in Theresa, NY.  


WILLIAM H. DUNN who was born in 1847 in NY.  
  
Children, DUNN:
  
      31     i      RALEIGH H. DUNN 
  
  
6. NELSON EDWIN SIMONS was born on 11 Aug 1834 in Proctor Bay [probably
some location in Town of Alexandria].  He died on 19 May 1905 in Theresa,
and was buried on 21 May 1905 in Oakwood Cemetery, Theresa.  
  
He married on 24 Dec 1858

ANN PATTON who was born on 18 Aug 1837 in Gouverneur, NY.  She died on 21
Jan 1917 in Theresa and was buried there on 24 Jan 1917 in Oakwood
Cemetery.  
  
Children, SIMONS:
  
+     32     i      MARY CORNELIA SIMONS  

+     33    ii      CORA ANN SIMONS  

+     34   iii      HELEN EVA SIMONS  

      35    iv      SARAH JANE SIMONS 

+     36     v      TACIE MAY SIMONS  

+     37    vi      CLARA EDITH SIMONS  

      38   vii      MARK EDWIN SIMONS 
  
  
7. JOHN HARRISON SIMONS was born on 1 Mar 1836 in Alexandria Bay. He died
on 2 Feb 1922 in Carthage, NY.  A Civil War veteran, he was buried on 7
Feb 1922 in Theresa's Oakwood Cemetery.  

He married (1) on 24 Dec 1858 in Town of Theresa, NY

LORINDA CHEESEMAN who was born in Aug 1838 and died on 2 Aug 1906 in
Theresa, Jefferson County.  She was buried on 5 Aug 1906 in Oakwood
Cemetery, Theresa.  
  
Children, SIMONDS:  
  
+     39     i      EDWIN ALONSON SIMONDS  

      40    ii      WILLIAM A. SIMONS 

+     41   iii      CLINTON JOHN SIMONS  

+     42    iv      ADDISON PALMER SIMONDS  
  
He married (2) on 15 Jul 1911 in Carthage

Mrs. EDNA C. MERRILL who was born about 1848.  She died on 2 Apr 1914 in
Theresa, and was buried about 4 Apr 1914 in Carthage, NY.  
  
  
8. HENRY CLAY SIMONS was born on 9 Apr 1838 in Alexandria Bay, Town of
Alexandria.  He died on 21 Nov 1920 in Theresa, and was buried on 24 Nov
1920 in Oakwood Cemetery, Theresa.  
  
He married on 9 Apr 1861 in Theresa, NY.  

ANNA ELIZA CURTIS who was born on 22 Aug 1842 in Theresa, NY.  She died on
16 Dec 1910 in Theresa, and was buried there 18 Dec 1910 in Oakwood
Cemetery.  
  
Children, SIMONS:
  
      43     i      FRANCES I. SIMONS 

      44    ii      MARY A. SIMONS 

+     45   iii      HENRIETTA "HATTIE" C. SIMONS  

      46    iv      WINIFRED "WINNIE" M. SIMONDS 
 
+     47     v      MADELINE "MATTIE" SOPHRENA SIMONS  

+     48    vi      CLARK WESTON SIMONDS  
  
  
9. DUANE EUGENE SIMONS was born on 8 Mar 1840 in Alexandria Bay.  He died
on 1 Feb 1930 in Churdan, IA. and was buried on 3 Feb 1930 in Highland
Township Cemetery, Churdan, IA.  
  
He married on 9 Nov 1865 in Theresa, 

MARY BETSEY FIELD who was born on 24 Dec 1839 in Massachusetts.  She died
on 17 Sep 1910 in Churdan, IA. and was buried on 19 Sep 1910 in Highland
Township Cemetery, Churdan, IA.  
  
Children: SIMONS:
  
+     49     i      MAUD SIMONS  

      50    ii      GRACE A. SIMONS 
 
+     51   iii      ANNA BELLE SIMONS  

+     52    iv      ROSCOE ICUM SIMONS  

      53     v      HOWARD W. SIMONS [adopted].  
  
  
10. HARRIET CORNELIA SIMONS was born on 9 Apr 1843 in Town of Alexandria. 
She died on 5 Apr 1932 in Theresa, and was buried on 7 Apr 1932 in Oakwood
Cemetery, Theresa.  
  
She married on 14 Feb 1863 in Theresa, NY.  

WILLIAM HOUGHTON who was born on 20 Jul 1841 in Antwerp, NY.  He died on
22 Nov 1900 in Theresa, and was buried on 24 Nov 1900 in Oakwood Cemetery,
Theresa.  
  
Children, HOUGHTON:  
  
+     54     i      WILLIAM ANDREW HOUGHTON  

      55    ii      GEORGE RODNEY HOUGHTON 
 
+     56   iii      ELIJAH MARK HOUGHTON  

+     57    iv      JAMES HENRY HOUGHTON  

      58     v      EVA F. HOUGHTON [?adopted] 

+     59    vi      EDWIN SIMONS HOUGHTON  

      60   vii      CLEVELAND ARTLEY HOUGHTON 

      61  viii      ELMER EVERETT HOUGHTON 

+     62    ix      ROY ARTHUR HOUGHTON  
  

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