Harry Cyril Simms

FatherJames Simms (c 1871-)
MotherAmelia Violet Muriel Sackett (1885-1972)
Marriage1942, St AlbansGPhyllis M Lloyd4
Harry Cyril Simms, son of James Simms and Amelia Violet Muriel Sackett, was born in Canterbury, KentG, on 19 May 1919.1,2 He died aged 83 in St Albans, HertfordshireG, in July 2002.3 He married in St AlbansG in 1942, Phyllis M Lloyd.4
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Harry was living at 48 Heath Road, St Albans, HertfordshireG, in the household of his widowed mother Amelia. He was then aged 20 and was employed as a resistance transformer and coil minder.5

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Jun qtr 1919. Simms, Harry C. Mother: Sackett. Canterbury. 2a:1300."
  2. Death record.
  3. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Jul 2002. Simms, Harry Cyril, b. 19 May 1919. St Albans. A55C:5351A:258."
  4. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index" (Ancestry transcript), "Jun qtr 1942. Simms, Harry C. Spouse: Lloyd, Phyllis M. St Albans. 3a:3477."
  5. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), "Simms household, 48 Heath Road, St Albans M B (municipal borough), Hertfordshire: Amelia V Simms, b. 26 Dec 1885, widowed, unpaid domestic duties; Kathleen M Simms (later Goodrum), b. 8 Jan 1912, single, tailors machinist textile; Violet M Simms (later Lane), b. 2 Jan 1916, single, printers folding machinist; Harry C Simms, b. 19 May 1919, single, resistance transformer & coil minder; Cecilia Simms (later Robertshaw), b. 21 Dec 1921, single, printing folding machinist."
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
1st cousin 9 times removed of Simon Sackett the colonist
Last Edited4 May 2020

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