Posted By:Regina Adam
Subject:Abraham Simmons/shoemaker
Post Date:May 31, 2005 at 13:04:14
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Forum:Adair County, MO Genealogy Forum
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Seeking information about the death of Abraham Simmons. Where did he die and where is he buried?? On the 1870 Census for Township 61 Range 15, Adair County, Missouri lists him in Dwelling 17, Family 16. He is age 52 born Pennsylvania. Living with him is his wife Margaret (Morrow) age 46, and Margaret age 21, David 18, Albert 18, John 15, and Sarah 10.

In the 1880 Census Margaret Simmons is a widow living in Pettis Township, Adair County, Missouri. She is 58 and keeping a boarding house. Living with her are Annie 29 probably Margaret Ann); Sadie 19 (probably Sarah), Elizabeth, daughter-in-law; William, grandson, George born Oct., grandson. Her older sons have moved to Colorado.

Is Abraham Simmons buried somewhere in Adair County??