Pictures Courtesy of Deonna (Todd) Green, Marguerite (Berry) Jackson, Shernettia Sleet, Sharon Lett-Rucker & Robert Lett - History Courtesy of Carroll (Sleet) Anderson
Simon Sleet Family - Back: Grace Front: Carrie, Middle Simon & Polina Sleet
According to The Old Settlers: A Nation Within Itself, Simon married Paulina (Brown) Sleet on April 27, 1879 in Sharpsville, PA. Simon and Paulina had 11 children. Paulina passed away Nov. 2, 1906 at the age of 65. Simon moved to Boyne City, MI to manage the farm of Mrs. Mary Morgan. He passed away on his 104th birthday, March 15, 1940. Their children were: Thomas, Lafayette, Lewis, James, John Simon, Sissie, Perry Omar, Robert Marion, Bertrum, Carrie, and Grace. Sissie, Perry Omar, and Robert Marion died in infancy. Nettie Sleet (Pictured Above) married Harry Guy (See James Guy). Flossie Sleet married Jay Tripp. She later married Norman Wood. No children were born to these marriages. Gladys Sleet married Archie Wayne Dungey and to this union three children were born: Archie, Jr., Patricia, and Robert. Read about Sleettown in Perryville, KY from the following website.
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