Simon House Timeline
1820 Census: ???
1830 Census: ???
1840 Census: ???
1842 Oct 29 Henry County, Tennessee marriage to Eliza High
1846 Chickasaw County, Mississippi Birth of son George W House
1850 Sep 23 DeSoto County, Mississippi Census (age 34 = 1816)
1860 Jul 25 Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee Census (age 50 = 1810)
1862 Jul 12 Memphis, Tennessee enlists in Company C, 5th Regiment Tennessee Cavalry
1862 Aug 19 Nashville, Tennessee reenlists in Company C, 5th Regiment Tennessee Cavalry (age 45)
1863 Jan 10 Bowling Green, Kentucky Discharged on Surgeons Certificate of Disability
1865 Mar 20 Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana Birth of son Everett House
1870 July 19 Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana Census (age 56 = 1814)
1871 Jan 2 Henry County, Tennessee marriage daughter Martha D House
1880 Census: ???
1882 Aug 16 Tennessee Files for and is awarded a Civil War Pension
1884 Aug 27 Henry County, Tennessee marriage son Pinkney Green House
1890 Census Henry County, Tennessee
1890 Aug 27 Henry County, Tennessee marriage son Everett House
1896 Mar 20 Arkansas Widow Eliza E House Files for a Widows Civil War Pension
Simon House on his Volunteer Enlistment Recruitment Contract dated 19 August 1862 states that he is 45 years and 9 months of age (1816) and born in Sampson County, North Carolina.
Simon House Certificate of Disability for Discharge also states that he is 45 years of age and born in Sampson County, North Carolina.
SPECULATION ALERT !!!
1825 Sep 18 Henry County, Tennessee John House is named Guardian of Simon House Minor Orphan of George House (died before 29 May 1822).
IS THIS THE SAME SIMON HOUSE ???
In George House Estate Papers an “Everett House” is also mentioned (possible brother to Simon)
Sampson County, North Carolina Census
1790 George House John House
1800 George House John House
1810 George House John House
1820 John House
Recommendations For Further Research
Order Simon House Pension Application from National Archives
Order Simon House son George W House Pension Application from National Archives