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Marion Friends Cemetery ~ Paul B. Sims ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Sims, Paul B.
LAST: Sims FIRST: Paul MID: B.
BORN: 9 Jun 1889 DIED: 29 Sep 1950 BURIED: 2 Oct 1950
BIRTH PLACE:  Deming, Hamilton Co., Indiana
DEATH PLACE: Marion, Marion Co., Oregon
Name of father William F. Sims
Maiden name of mother Juliet Carson
OSBH DC (Marion County 1950) #10966 – Paul B. Sims, male, married (Frances), farmer, WWI veteran, b. 9 Jun 1889 in Deming, Indiana, d. 29 Sep 1950 1 ½ miles north of Marion at the age of 61 y’s 3 m’s 20 d’s, name of father William F. Sims, maiden name of mother Juliet Carson, interment 2 Oct at Marion Cemetery, undertaker W.E. Weddle, informant Frances Sims.
1900 IN CENSUS - Paul Sims, age 10, b. Jun 1889 in Indiana, is enumerated with William, age 52, occupation day laborer, b. Mar 1848 in Indiana, and his (2nd) wife of 12 years, Juliette, age 40, mother of 2 children, 1 of whom is living at the time of the census, b. Sep 1859 in Indiana, along with Ida, age 24, b. Apr 1876 in Indiana.
WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION - Paul B. Sims, of Fillmore, California, b. June 9, 1889 in [?] Indiana, height – medium, build – medium, eyes – brown, hair – brown.
1930 IN CENSUS - Paul B., age 40, occupation railroad section hand, b. Indiana, is enumerated with wife Frances K., age 30, married at age 19, b. Kansas, in the home of his father William F. Sims, age 82, widowed, b. Indiana.
STAYTON—Funeral services for Paul B. Sims; 61, Marion route 1 farmer who died Friday, will be held Monday, October 2, at 2 p.m. at the Marion Friends church. The Rev. Jack Otto will officiate and interment will be in the Marion cemetery.
Sims was born June 9, 1889, at Deming, Ind., and was a World War II veteran. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Frances Sims of Marion; an aunt, Mrs. Annie Stagg of Westfield, Ind., and a cousin, Edgar Sims of Salem. 
Oregon Statesman 1 Oct 1950 13:6
Paul B. Sims
World War I
June 9, 1889 – Sept. 29, 1950
OSBH DC (Marion County 1950) #10966
1900 IN CENSUS (Hamilton Co., Jackson, ED 84, sheet 13B)
WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
1930 IN CENSUS (Hamilton Co., Arcadia, ED 10, sheet 8B)
OS 1 Oct 1950 13:6
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