Dates: 1987

Collection Number: MS 125

Extent: 1 folder; 17p.

Biographical/Historical Information: The Seamons and Simmons families originally from Virginia and migrated to Illinois.

Scope and Content: This collection contains family groups sheets and short biographies of members of the Seamons and Simmons families in Virginia and Illinois. Also included is a migration map of the family. All information was compiled by C.D. Huddlestone.


There are family groups sheets and biographies for Joseph Seamans (ca. 1683-1730), Ephriam Seamonds (ca. 1718-1801), Joel Simmons (1757-1838), Ephriam Simmons (1782-1821), and Joel Simmons (1818-1865). There are also family group sheets (no biographies) for Pleasant Stewart (1862-1932), William Thomas Huddletone (1875-1939), and Cameron DeLoss (1918- ).