Sims Family- references to this family
Marriage settlement for the wedding of Zaccariah Shrapnell to Elizabeth Minifree
in 1724 (W.R.O. 212b - 489)|
.... all those six several messuages or tenements and premises with their appurtenances there to belonging situate and being in a street or place called St. Margaret`s Street and Morgans Hill in Bradford aforesaid and now or lately were in the Tenure or occupation of the said John Bailward, Anthony Sims, Sarah Hopkins, James Morris, Robert Deverall, and Elianor Alderwick,
It is probably Anthony Sims who is living in Shrapnell House (7 St. Margarets Street) at this time.
Anthony Sims marries Elizabeth Cooper in 1725 and is shown as having the following children: John born 1727, Richard born 1727, Anthony born 1733, Mary born 1739.
|1841 Census returns for the building that is now the Bungalow, 4 St. Margaret`s Street, Bradford on Avon|