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Michelle Report 27 Feb 2013 19:29

Looking for information on my husbands grandad
Joseph sims
Born in Dartford kent
23 April 1899
Any information is greatly received. Thank you
Kay x


patchem Report 27 Feb 2013 19:47

Are you looking for his parents, siblings, death or what?
What do you know about him and where have you looked?


MarieCeleste Report 27 Feb 2013 20:07

Michelle - there are so many Joseph Sims born around that time any additional info would be helpful.


Joseph Report 27 Feb 2013 22:10


1891 at Croft Cottages, Belvedere, Erith, Belvedere
SIMONS, James Head Married M 28 1863 General Labourer Gloucestershire
SIMONS, Elizabeth Wife Married F 24 1867 Burham, Kent
SIMONS, James Hy Son Single M 5 1886 Gravesend, Kent
SIMONS, William Hubt Son Single M 0 (3M) 1891 Belvedere, Kent


Reggie Report 27 Feb 2013 22:10

What do you actually wish to know?


Reggie Report 27 Feb 2013 22:12


1911 census

Person: SIMS, Joseph Address: 63 Villas Road Plumstead

DICKINS SEN, George Head Married M 69 1842 Labourer General Worthampton VIEW
DICKINS, Mary Wife Married44 years F 65 1846 France VIEW
DICKINS JUN, George Son Single M 36 1875 Labourer General Eastwood Notts VIEW
SIMS, Joseph Grandson M 11 1900 School Swanscombe Kent VIEW
BAKER SEN, George Son In Law Married M 35 1876 Labourer General Plumsted VIEW
BAKER, Alice Daughter Married4 years F 40 1871 Burham Kent VIEW
BAKER JUN, George Grandson M 3 1908 Rainham Essex VIEW
BAKER, Lily Granddaughter F 0 (1 MONTH) 1911 Plumstead Kent VIEW
DICKINS, Arthur Son Single M 28 1883 Labourer General Kintish Town London VIEW
DICKINS, Louisa Daughter In Law Visitor Married2 years F 22 1889 Birmingham VIEW
DICKINS, Joseph Grandson M 0 (6 MONTHS) 1911 Coventry VIEW
CLIFTON, James Visitor Single M 24 1887 Gunner Royal Garrison Artillery Hastings

Dartford registration district includes Swanscombe.


Joseph Report 27 Feb 2013 22:23

Marriages Jun 1885
DICKENS Elizabeth Gravesend 2a 691
Sceins James Gravesend 2a 691
Siems James Gravesend 2a 691


Cynthia Report 28 Feb 2013 12:57

Joseph and his sister Daisy Elizabeth were baptised on the same day.

The address is given as 1 Cresswell Terrace, Craylands.

- Medway City Ark.


Cynthia Report 28 Feb 2013 13:05

Hi Lostmeboardname,

Elizabeth Charlotte Horton didn't marry James Sims. She married an Arthur Lloyd according to the parish registers. The James Sims you were looking at married a Rosa Caroline Taylor. Sorry...... :-(