• Baptized 2 November 1740 - Athens Lc (Lutheran Church)
  • Deceased - Ernestown, Ont, Can.


 Spouses and children



Individual Note

Lt. Henry Simmons was one of those granted 200 acres of Can adian land after the Rev. War as a

Henry/Henrich Simmons was a loyalist who volunteered with B ritish forces and was forced out of the colonies/U.S. A Can adian sent me a typescript of the journal he kept on the ma rch to Detroit and on into Canada at the end of the war. Lt . Henry was a member of Jessup's loyal rangers.
Henry Simmons was married to a Bonesteel. He arrived in Can ada October 1777 with Jessops Rangers. He was granted lan d in Prescott, Ontario as a U.E.L.

He settled in Ernestown, built a saw, flour, and feed grai n mill, known as Simmons Mill (since renamed)

Wilton, Ontario (northwest of Kingston, Ont.) and along Wil ton Creek which flowed through his property where he is pre sumed to be buried

  Photos and archival records

{{ media.title }}

{{ mediasCtrl.geTitle(media, true) }}
{{ media.date_translated }}

 Family Tree Preview

Johann Wilhelm SIMON-SIMMONS /1679-1762 Anna Maria STERNER-MULLER 1685-1740  

Johannes Wilhelm SIMON-SIMMONS ca 1713- Maria Barbara HONIGEN

John Henrich SIMON-SIMMONS 1740-