Date of Death: 11 Jan 1895
Subject: Christina (Hilsenbeck) Simmons 
Source: Holt County Sentinel, 1 Feb 1895, p. 4

Mrs. Christina Hilsenbeck-Simmons, wife of J. T. Simmons, died at her home in Andrew county, January 11, 1895.  She was born in Germany, September 5, 1864, and was united in marriage to the now bereaved husband, in September, 1885.  The deceased was a sister to our fellow citizen, Fred Hilsenbeck, and a sister-in-law to W. E. Simmons of near this city.  She leaves a husband, two sons and a daughter, three sisters and three brothers to mourn her loss. The remains were laid to rest in the cemetery at Fillmore.