Biography of Julian S. Simons
Erie County, NY Biographies


Simons, Julian S., Sardinia, was born in that place, November 11, 1847, and is a son of Roderick and Francis M. (Kingsley) Simons, he born in Springfield, Mass., April 30, 1813, and came to Sardinia with his parents in 1820, where he spent most of his life. Roderick Simons was one of the most enterprising men Sardinia ever had. He was a Republican and held nearly every office in town; was supervisor and justice several terms and was revenue assessor for some years. He was married in August, 1836, to Francis Kingsley, and they had four children, of whom two are now living, Mrs. Crosby of Sardinia and the subject. Mr. Simons died June 17, 1880, and his wife September 7, 1894. Juliau S. Simons has followed farming and milling, and mercantile business, and he with his father were manufacturers of and dealers in lumber, flour and feed for about ten years, until his father's death. He then continued the business alone for five years, and sold to Strong & Williams. Mr. Simons now carries on cheese factories, manufacturing about one hundred tons of cheese yearly, and also carries on his farms, and in the mercantile business in company with H. B. Freeman. June 8, 1873, he married Alice A. Bigelow, and they have three children, Harry L., Bessie D. and Lloyd R. Mr. Simonsis a Republican, but not an aspirant to office. He is a member of Arcade Lodge No. 419, F. & A. M., and Delevan Lodge No. 616, I. O. O. F., and Holland Encampment.

Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898


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