- Son of James F. SIMS (1805-1861) and (unknown).
- Born 26 Nov 1822? 1824? [grave marker].
- Married Mary Ann BOLEY (1833-1896).
- Died January 1908, Madison co. IL.
- Interred Oakwood cemetery, Madison co. IL.
- August SIMS (1861-1940)
- Humbert SIMS (1862-1924)
- Abbie Francis SIMS CHESSEN KENNEDY (1864-1940)
- William Lee SIMS (1866-1913)
Macoupin County Enquirer :
Mr. Edward Sims, of Upper Alton, visited at his sisters
Mrs. G. W. Rhodes
Mrs. G. W. Brooks
and other relatives.
Other information courtesy of Ron Sims.