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Michael SIMPSON

Michael SIMPSON

Male [BEFORE 1763] - 1810

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  • Name Michael SIMPSON 
    Born [BEFORE 1763] 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 11 Jun 1784  St Andrews, Passamaquoddy, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • http://members.shaw.ca/caren.secord/locations/NewBrunswick/Lists/NehemiahMarksGroupSorted.html
      From Library and Archives Canada, Ward Chipman Papers, Muster Master General's Office - Loyalists Musters, 1776-1785
      (M.G. 23, D 1, Series I, Volume 24, pages 166-168) Microfilm C-9818
      Roll of Men, Women and Children settled near the Falls of Scoodiac River in the Town of St Andrews Passamaquoddy, under the Direction of Capt. Nehemiah Marks 11 June 1784
      Men: Michael Simpson
    Grant 11 Mar 1785  Passamaquoddy, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name SIMPSON, Michael
      Volume NS-1
      Page 140
      Grant number 36
      Place Passamaquoddy
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-03-11
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 100
      Microfilm F16300
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/09/17
      Other names on this grant (119):
    Grant 11 Apr 1785  Passamaquoddy, St Croix River, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name SIMPSON, Michael
      Volume NS-1
      Page 144
      Grant number 37
      Place Passamaquoddy, Saint Croix River
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-04-11
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 0
      Microfilm F16300
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/09/17: 3/4 Acre Garden Lots
      Other names on this grant (103):
    Grant 21 May 1785  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name SIMPSON, Michael
      Volume NS-A
      Page 165
      Grant number 95
      Place Saint Andrews
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 0
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/06/01: Town Lot
      Other names on this grant (354):
    Residence 12 Apr 1791  St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Volume B Page 107
      [110/753]
      No 410
      Colin Campbell Esq St Abdrews
      Samuel Milbery Junior, Benjamin Getchell, John Berry, Michael Simpson, Reuben Smith, David Hitchings yeomen St Stephen
      mill privilege described
      12 April 1791
      Colin Campebll
      Wit: H B Brown, Peter Cristy
    Petition 1799  Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name MITCHELL, THOMAS
      Year 1799
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F1041
      17 other Petitioner(s) were on this Petition
      BUCHANAN, WILLIAM
      CHISHOLM, HUGH
      CORVAN, JOHN
      FRAZER, WILLIAM
      GRIMMER, THOMAS
      HASTY, JOHN
      LANE, GEORGE
      LANE, JAMES
      MAXWELL, JAMES
      MAYBE, JACOB
      MAYBE, WILLIAM
      MURCHY, ANDREW
      MURCHY, JOHN
      ROW, ALEXANDER
      RYAN, JOHN
      SIMPSON, MICHAEL
      WEBB, ROBERT
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/78954?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Land petitions, 1783-1857
      Authors: New Brunswick. Crown Land Office
      0798 Reid, Robert - 1801 Fraser, Angus
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1288463
      8191400
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008191400?cat=78954
      [280/829]
      petition for land in St Stephen
      21 February 1799
    Probate
    • Wallace Hale's Early New Brunswick Probate, 1785-1835
      Reference 9182
      Family Name SIMPSON
      Given Names Michael
      Was there a Will? Yes
      Date of Will 1810-01-01
      Was an inventory completed? No
      County Charlotte
      Parish St. Stephen
      Probate is for a woman? No
      Abstract references a vessel? No
      Abstract Parish of St. Stephen, Charlotte County. Will dated 1 January 1810. No record of probate in file. Will recorded on pages 156-158 of Charlotte County Record Book A, apparently between 5 September 1813 and 23 September 1813, with no record of administration. James and William LIBBY, minor sons of late friend Jacob LIBBY, my upper farm, allowing to Unity LIBBY the income of the farm while widow. Mary Simpson LIBBY lot in the Grant to Nehemiah MARKS and Others. If she die before marriage, her sisters Narmah and Susanah inherit the land. Rev. James McCALL 20 shillings per annum for three years. Unity LIBBY and William ANDREWS executors. Witnesses: Aaron ANDREWS, Nathan FRINK, Joseph N. CLARKE.
      RS number 63
    Military Loyalist 
    Buried 14 Jun 1810  Kirk McColl, St Stephen, St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I34010  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2018 

    Father Charlotte County SIMPSON 
    Family ID F9763  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary 
    Family ID F6932  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Burial: Sympson
      See Probate on file
      Old Soldiers: Nil
      ECW: Michael Simpson Schoodic
      Registry Books: Several Michael Simpson deeds grantor St Stephen 3 grantee

      Died without heirs. See William Andrews petition below.
    • Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name SIMPSON, WILLIAM
      Year 1822
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F4191
      See petition of ANDREWS, WILLIAM
      Researchers should note that when a 'Name' has been drawn from a petition submitted by someone else or by a group, the 'See Petition of:' column directs them to the name under which the document is filed and microfilmed.
      5 other Petitioner(s) were on this Petition
      ANDREWS, WILLIAM
      LIBBIE, MARY S.
      MCCORMICK, JOHN
      PINE, ICHABOD
      SIMPSON, MICHAEL

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/78954?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Land petitions, 1783-1857
      Authors: New Brunswick. Crown Land Office
      1821 Nicherson, Ezekiel - 1822 Black, John
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1288487
      8191272
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008191272?cat=78954
      [733/850]
      Petition of William Andrews
      ...made petition in February 1819 as executor of the last will of Michael Simpson for a grant of half of a farm lot No 15 Second Division Mark's Grant 47 acres St Stephen to be made to Mary S Libby, said lands being left by will to her by Michael Simpson, the original grantee

      petitioner has improved land
      John McCormack has applied for the same lot
      30 May 1822

      [Another petition of William Andrews says lot originally granted to "William Simpson" died without heirs

  • Sources 
    1. [S563] Kirk McColl Anglican Church Records, Kirk McColl Church Records, St Stephen/St Andrews, Charlotte, NB.