Ancestor 54 Absolum Simpkins

When Absalom Simpkins was born in 1793 in Montgomery, Virginia, his father, Robert Harrison Simpkins, was 44 and his mother, Martha Mercy Lawrence, was 54.

He married Frances “Fanny” Smith on December 21, 1824, in his hometown.

Name: Absalom Simpkins
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 21 Dec 1824
Marriage Place: Montgomery County, Virginia
Spouse: Fanny Smith
FHL Film Number: 32633
Reference ID: P 193

They had nine children in 19 years.  The oldest child was Katherine “Kate” Simpkins.

He died in July 1853 in Pulaski, Virginia, at the age of 60.