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Robert W. Simmons

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1812

Robert Simmons fought in the War of 1812

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1822

Robert W. Simmons was born at Fredericksburg

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1841

Robert Simmons settled in Parkersburg

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1843

Robert Simmons married Susan King

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1858

Robert Simmons had fathered nine children

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1862

The first school for black children, Sumner School, opened in Parkersburg.

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1866

Sumner School became West Virginia's earliest black public school

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Dec 26, 1872

Robert Simmons was a delegate to the Republican national convention

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1876

Robert Simmons was a delegate to the Republican national convention

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Jan 16, 1892

Robert Simmons died in Parkersburg

1999

Parkersburg post office was named Simmons Station in honor of Robert Simmons

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