The Simmons Family

A Family History

Cyril Ernest Simmons

Was born on 19th January 1901 in the Portsmouth area and was baptised on 12th March 1901 at St Mark, St Saviours Mission Church and the Ascension.

On 31st March 1901 during the census Cyril [0] was living with his parents George [29] a Tramway Clerk and Emily [31] at 12 Gladys Avenue, Gladys Terrace, Portsmouth.

During the 1911 census on 2nd April Cyril [13] and his parents George [39] a Chief Cashier Portsmouth and Emily [41] were living at 147 Gladys Avenue, North End, Portsmouth. Also living with them at this time were his siblings Percival [8], Leonora [6], Gwendoline [4] and Doris [0].

Cyril married a Dora A READ during 1932 in the Southampton area.

Dora Anita READ - was born on 12th December 1909.

On 29th September 1939 Cyril [38] a S Railway Night Telephone Attendant and Dora [29] Unpaid Domestic were ling at Hillington, Oriental Road, Woking U.D.

Dora Anita died during 1969

Cyril Ernest died during 1990.


Family Connections


George Ernest Simmons

Emily Kate Passells

Dora Anita's parents unknown as yet