Kathleen Mary Simms

FatherJames Simms (c 1871-)
MotherAmelia Violet Muriel Sackett (1885-1972)
Marriage1939, St Albans, HertfordshireGWalter S Goodrum4
Kathleen Mary Simms, daughter of James Simms and Amelia Violet Muriel Sackett, was born in Holborn, LondonG, on 8 January 1912.1,2 She died aged 72 in St Albans, HertfordshireG, in February 1984.3 She married at St Albans, HertfordshireG, in 1939, Walter S Goodrum.4
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Kathleen was living at 48 Heath Road, St Albans, HertfordshireG, in the household of her widowed mother Amelia. Kathleen was then aged 27, single, and was employed as a tailor's machinist.5

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1912. Simms, Kathleen M. Mother: Sackett. Holborn. 1b:1105."
  2. Death record.
  3. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916–2007" (Ancestry transcript), "Feb 1984. Goodrum, Kathleen Mary, b. 8 Jan 1912. St Albans. 10:657."
  4. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index" (Ancestry transcript), "Dec qtr 1939. Simms, Kathleen M. Spouse: Goodrum, Walter S. St Albans. 3a:4779."
  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-granddaughter 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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