Simmons ROCKWELL

Simmons ROCKWELL

Male 1772 - 1857

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  • Name  Simmons ROCKWELL  [1
    Born  13 Nov 1771-13 Nov 1772  [1, 2
    • No birth record for Simmons has yet been found but in the Federal Census of 1850 Simmons stated on 12 Nov of that year that he was 78 years old as of his las birthday. In the New York State census of 1885, Simmons stated (in Nov 1855) that he was 83 years of age. From this it can be estimated that he was born sometime between 13 Nov 1771 and 13 Nov 1772.
    Christened  28 Jan 1775  Westport, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Greens Farms Congregational Church - Simmons' baptismal record reads: "1775/Jan. 28: "Simmons, son of Elizabeth Row, presented by his grandmother."
    Gender  Male 
    Died  4 Apr 1857  Findley Lake, Chautauqua Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried  Mina, Chautauqua Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Buried in the Rockwell family plot in the Mina Corners Cemetery
    Person ID  I51823  Munro
    Last Modified  26 Aug 2013 

    Father  Lt. Jonah ROCKWELL, Jr.,   b. 1740, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1823, Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Elizabeth MONROE,   b. 14 Feb 1754, Fairfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1795 
    Married  22 Oct 1778  Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F17686  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Rathana ROOSEVELT,   b. Est 1774,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  Abt 1795  , , Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Simmons and Rathana had seven children. [3]
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth ROCKWELL,   b. Est 1805,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Roswell ROCKWELL,   b. Est 1807,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Abraham ROCKWELL,   b. 1809, Roxbury, Delaware Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John Simmons ROCKWELL,   b. Est 1811,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  28 Dec 2011 
    Family ID  F17698  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Elizabeth ROBINSON,   b. Est 1773,   d. Nov 1828, Roxbury, Delaware Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1815  Roxbury, Delaware Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Simmons and Elizabeth had five children. [3]
    Children 
     1. Mary ROCKWELL,   b. Est 1817,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >2. Isaac Simmons ROCKWELL,   b. 1823, Roxbury, Delaware Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F17691  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Parthenia WARNER,   b. Est 1774,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  1829  Roxbury, Delaware Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Type: Separated 
    • Simmons and Parthenia separated in 1835 and she returned to her former home in Conesville, New York. [1]
    Last Modified  26 Aug 2013 
    Family ID  F17695  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA

  • Sources 
    1. [S385] Clan Munro files - Rockwell, John W., John W. Rockwell, Monroe Ancestry of John W. Rockwell (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S385] Clan Munro files - Rockwell, John W., John W. Rockwell, Simmons Rockwell (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S385] Clan Munro files - Rockwell, John W., John W. Rockwell, Children of Jonah and Elizabeth (Monroe) Rockwell (Reliability: 3).