Sims from Kent Family History

Welcome to the Sims from Kent family history pages. Our primary focuses are the descendants of Thomas Sims, who was baptised 1794 in Hastingleigh and died in 1880 in Smeeth. Of particular interest are the decendants of his son, Thomas Sims (1822-1905) and Margaret Olive Dryland (1817-1901), who lived in East Brabourne and Brabourne Lees.
Family of Thomas Sims and Margaret Olive Dryland of Brabourne, Kent

Decendants of Thomas Sims and Margaret Olive Dryland
Emphasis has been given to the descendants of two of Thomas and Margaret’s children, Sarah Ann Sims (1844-1908) and Keziah Frances Sims (1846-1927).

A significant number of individuals listed here lived and died in the parishes of Brabourne, Smeeth, Sellindge, Sevington, Aldington, Ruckinge, Hinxhill, Willesborough and Wye.

Other associated surnames that may be of interest are:  Andrews, Divers, Dryland, Fedarb, Hackney, Lloyds, Petley and Ward.

This site is still under construction and the research is ongoing. Please contact us if you have any new information or notice any errors