David Gower Simmons

David G SimmonsHe is mentioned briefly as the Sunday School Chorister in 1911. He was born November 13, 1885, and in 1900 was living in Spanish Fork with his parents, Ammon Bradford and Elizabeth A. Simmons. He served an Latter-day Saint mission to California December 8, 1908 - February 28, 1911. He married Mary Artametia Higginson December 20, 1911. She was born November 23, 1889. In 1918 he registered for the WWI draft as a resident of Spanish Fork, working for the railroad at Soldier Summit. In 1920 he was living in Spring Lake and teaching school and had three children. In 1930 he was living in Spanish Fork with wife and six children and was a mail carrier. He died August 27 1974, three years after his wife died on August 23, 1971.

Source: HIGHLAND HISTORY: A compilation by Charles T Greenland II for the Highland Historical Society

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