Simons Simonds Symons Simmons genealogy

24 April 2012

 

Dr. Geoffrey Mann

Simons family tree

Simons ancestor chart

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SIMONS Family Summary

17-18C, Elmstead, Hatfield Peveril, Essex

 

 

 

10 William SIMONS 1669-1734

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9 Hugh SIMONS  c1700?-1774

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8.William SIMONS  1729-c1770

  m Susannah WILSON 1751 Gt.Bromley

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7.Ann Martha SIMONS  c1760-1808

  m Francis SPEAKMAN 1778 Writtle

 

The SIMONS family were farmers and landowners, prominent members of the parish of Elmstead, Essex from at least the beginning of the 18C when William was appointed churchwarden at St Ann & St Lawrence.

 

One of his sons, Hugh SIMONS, married Martha BURTON at Gt.Bromley in 1722 and was appointed freeman of the Borough of Colchester.

 

Hugh's eldest son William married Susanna WILSON at Gt Bromley but then left the Elmstead district to become a farmer at Hatfield Peveril.

 

William died before 1772 and his wife remarried another farmer, William SPEAKMAN of Terling.  William SIMONS’ daughter, Ann Martha, married William SPEAKMAN's nephew, Francis SPEAKMAN at Writtle in 1778.

 

 

 

 

INDEX OF MARRIAGES ON THE SIMONS FAMILY TREE

 

 

SURNAME           DATE/PLACE MARRIAGE    TREE  MARRIED TO:

BLESS John                     c1750                             SimoT0  SIMONS Mary

BURTON Martha               1Jan1722 Little Bromley ESS          SimoT0  SIMONS Hugh

GOFLING John                   c1720                             SimoT0  SIMONS Catherine

LETCH Susanna                  c1772 Terling ESS?                SimoT0  SIMONS William

LUCKING Thomas             12Sep1774 Terling ESS                 SimoT0  SYMONS Polly

MASKELL John                   c1770                             SimoT0  SIMONS Elizabeth

SPEAKMAN Francis           14Jul1778 Writtle ESS                 SimoT0  SIMONS Ann Martha

SPEAKMAN William           22May1772 Hatfield Peveril ESS        SimoT0  SIMONS Susanna (wid, nee WILSON)

WENDEN Elizabeth                1757 Great Bromley ESS           SimoT0  SIMONS Hugh

WHITE John                 27Oct1776 Terling ESS                 SimoT0  SIMONS Elizabeth

WILSON Susanna                  1751 Gt.Bromley ESS              SimoT0  SIMONS William