Jennie H Sims (1894 - 1991)

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Greenwood, Leflore County, Mississippi

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Jearlean Sims

Jearlean Sims

James Rodger Sims

James Rodger Sims

Mary Lou Sims

Mary Lou Sims

Rev. Elizabeth Smith

Rev. Elizabeth Smith

Leslie George Sims gravesite

Leslie George Sims gravesite

John & Dorothy (Richardson) Sims Marriage Certificate

John & Dorothy (Richardson) Sims Marriage Certificate

Dorothy Esther Sims Birth Certificate

Dorothy Esther Sims Birth Certificate

Samantha Monique Sims

Samantha Monique Sims

Louella Sims Clark, West Virginia

Louella Sims Clark, West Virginia

Dorothy Sims, 1939

Dorothy Sims, 1939

Helen Sims 1946 Salinas

Helen Sims 1946 Salinas

Jim Lafferty_Slim Sims 1932sa

Jim Lafferty_Slim Sims 1932sa

Jim Lafferty_Slim Sims 1932 12s

Jim Lafferty_Slim Sims 1932 12s

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Jim Lafferty friends 1923a Jearlean Sims James Rodger Sims Mary Lou Sims

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1894 - In the year that Jennie H Sims was born, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

1914 - She was 20 years old when in only his second big-screen appearance, Charlie Chaplin played the Little Tramp, his most famous character. The silent film was made in January and released the following year. Of the character, Chaplin said: "On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. I wanted everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large." The moustache was added to age his 24-year-old face without masking his expressions.

1952 - Jennie was 58 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

1984 - By the time she was 90 years old, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

1991 - In the year of Jennie H Sims's passing, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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Jennie H Sims died in April 1991 at 96 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. She was born on June 4, 1894. We are unaware of information about Jennie's surviving family. We know that Jennie H Sims had been residing in Greenwood, Leflore County, Mississippi.

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