Felix Emmett Simmons


Personal and Family Information

Felix was born on 2 Jan 1872 in Bushnell, Flordia, the son of George McIntosh Troupe Simmons and Anne Eliza Gough.

He died in 1936 in Brooksville, Hernando Cty, Florida.

His wife was Annie Laura Norris, who he married in 1909 in Lily, Hardee County, Florida. Their four known children were Felix Robert (1911-1974), William Emmett (1913-2000), Viola Maud (1917-?) and Cryus Warren (1920-1995).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Felix Emmett Simmons


George McIntosh Troupe Simmons


Holman Freeman Simmons


John Simmons


Ann Freeman


Sarah Eliza Hawkins Burns


Robert Burns


unknown McIntosh


Anne Eliza Gough


James Gough


Anne Whiddon



Birth2 Jan 1872
Place: Bushnell, Flordia
Place: Brooksville, Hernando Cty, Florida
Address: Annie and Snell's home
Census4 JUN 1880
Place: Sumter County, Florida
Age: 9
Address: dwelling 40, family 42 with parents, brother, and 4 sisters
Census8 JUN 1900
Place: St Petersburg, Hillsborough County, Flordia
Age: 28
Address: dwelling 272, family 272 with aunt Emma Gough Woobery and her family
Place: Ona, DeSota County, Florida
Age: 38 born Fla
Address: with wife Annie L age 20
Place: Ona, DeSota County, Florida
Age: 45 born Fla
Address: with Annie and 3 children
Place: Wauchula, Hardee, Florida
Age: 52 born Florida
Address: with son Emmet age 19
Will12 APR 1897
Place: Sumter County, Florida
Address: Florida, Wills and Probate Records, 1810-1974 for George M T Simmons Sumter Wills, Vol 2, 1861-1929 pages 85 thru 88. Names two sons and 3 daughters, son in law exectuor attached as Transcribed 20 Jan 2020 by Arthur F Bowie, Bentonville Ark.
Will- Simmons, George MT