Occupation: Bricklayer; Samuel Simmons built
the foundations and much of the walls of St. George's Church in Deal, Kent.
Extract of Will:
Source: Consistory Court of Canterbury Vol 63 f.170, Probate 3 Dec 1748
Samuel Simmons of Deal, bricklayer, will dated 4 Oct 1748
Daughter Martha Marley of Deal, widow, executrix
Occupiers William Cavil, James Brett, Widow Carter, Thomas Middleton
Granddaughter Frances wife of Benjamin Hulke of Deal, gent.
Son in law James Obree of Canterbury, printer, executor
Granddaughter Mary Pickering wife of Thomas Woolley Pickering of Canterbury,
Grandson Samuel Simmons of Sandwich, gent.
Tenants Thomas Ralphs, John Thompson, James Wallis, John Marsh, John Stone
Grandchildren Susanna Simmons, Richard Simmons
Witnesses Nicholas Ladd, Gab Drayson.