Eleanor was the daughter of John M. Elliott (born c.1848) and Mary C. (Delcher?) Elliott (born c.1858). John was born in England and Mary was born in Maryland.
Eleanor married Rev. Arthur Washington Simms, Jr. (24 Sept 1897 - 24 Mar 1972).
Rev. Simms was born in Maryland to Arthur W. and Elenore (Chenowith) Simms. He was a Methodist minister.
In the 1930 U.S. Census, Arthur and Eleanor were living in Sussex County, Delaware. Her father, John, was living with them.
In the 1940 U.s. Census, Arthur and Eleanor were living in Union Bridge, Carroll County, Maryland.
Eleanor was mother of Arthur W., John E., Robert H., and William C. Simms, Catharine "Kay" Lewis, and Doris E. Clifton.
"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:CH73-H6Z : accessed 1 May 2017), Eleanor Simms in household of Anthon W Simms, District 03, Sussex, Delaware, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 11, sheet 15A, line 33, family 337, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 291; FHL microfilm 2,340,026.
"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K7F3-P4T : accessed 1 May 2017), Eleanor Simms in household of Authur W Simms, Union Bridge, Election District 12, Carroll, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 7-26, sheet 3A, line 39, family 46, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1544.
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