Person:Sarah Simmons (54)

m. abt 1662
  1. Sarah Simmons1670 - 1742
  2. Patience Simmons1676 - 1723
  • HPeter TomsonAbt 1667 - Bef 1731
  • WSarah Simmons1670 - 1742
m. Bef 1699
  1. Sarah Tomson1699 - 1776
Facts and Events
Name[4] Sarah Simmons
Gender Female
Christening[1] 3 Jul 1670 Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage Bef 1699 Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Statesto Peter Tomson
Death[2][3] 24 Oct 1742 Halifax, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
References
  1. Foster, F. Apthorp. Vital Records of Scituate, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. (Boston, Mass: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1909), Vol. 1, p. 323.

    SIMONS, Sarah, d. Moses, bp. July 3, 1670. CR2

  2. Bowman, George Ernest. Vital Records of the Town of Halifax, Massachusetts to the End of the Year, 1849. (Boston, Massachusetts: Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1905), p. 1.

    the widdow Sarah Tomson Dyed october the 24 1742.

  3. "Gravestone Records from the Thompson Street Cemetery, Halifax, Mass.", in Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Mayflower Descendant: An Illustrated Quarterly Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy, History and Biography, vol. 14, p. 9.

    THOMPSON - TOMSON &c.
    Sarah, widow of Peter, died 24 October, 1742, in her 73d year.
    [Age 72, so born about 1670.]

  4. Rowe, Henry S. (Henry Sherburne). The ancestry of John Simmons, founder of Simmons College. (Cambridge [Massachusetts]: Privately printed at the Riverside Press, c1933), p. 12, 13.

    Moses Simmons m. Patience Barstow of Scituate in 1665. Will dated 7 Mar 1676, recorded 17 Dec 1676. Children: Sarah, bp. 3 Jul 1670, "married a Thomson. A widow, Sarah Thomson, living in Halifax, in 1734; died October 24, 1742."
    [No abstract of the will is given. The assumption is that it names a daughter Sarah Thomson, hence the vague statement "married a Thomson".]