Elizabeth (Tweedy) Simmons
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Elizabeth (Tweedy) Simmons (1760 - 1822)

Elizabeth Simmons formerly Tweedy
Born [location unknown]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Laurens County, South Carolinamap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Aug 2015
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Elizabeth Tweedy Simmons was married to Charles Simmons. [1]

From Wayne Cunningham, "Deed of Gift, February 4, 1806....William Tweedy...I bear unto my son-in-law, Charles Simmons..."[2]

Mentioned in the Will of Elizabeth Simmons, written October 7, 1883:

Salley Simmons Madden, daughter
Elizabeth Simmons Smith, daughter
John Garlington, trustee for daughter Jane, Executor
Jane Franks, daughter
John Clerck, Sheriff of Laurens County
James Templeton son Taylor, adjacent landowner
Nehemiah Franks, land he now resides on with Elizabeth Simmons
William Simmons , son
John Simmons, son
Charles Simmons, son
Charles Simmon, husband deceased
James Dord, deceased adjacent land owner
Alexander Kirkpatrick, adjacent landowner
Bob, Anice, Nancy, Lorette, Sam, negroes given to the various children
John Dunlap,
Henry C. Young
R.F. Simpson
David Anderson, Ordy Laurens District[3]

Research Notes

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  1. Family History information as gathered by Mary Atkins, Sunday, March 22, 2015.
  2. Estate Papers, 1800-1867; General Index to Estate Papers, 1800-1931; Author: South Carolina. Probate Court (Laurens County); Probate Place: Laurens, South Carolina.[1]
  3. Laurens County Will Book E, p. 318, South Carolina Department of Archives and History.[2]
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Unknown-288411 and Day-5717 are not ready to be merged because: I do not have any information on Elizabeth having the Surname of Day.
posted by Mary Atkins

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