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John G SIMPSON

John G SIMPSON

Male 1823 - 1887  (63 years)

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  • Name John G SIMPSON 
    Born 4 May 1823  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 10 Apr 1828  Greenoch Presbyterian, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Greenoch Presbyterian Church Records
      St Andrews, NB
      transcribed by Shirley O'Neill

      https://archives.gnb.ca/Documents/CountyGuides/Charlotte_en-CA.pdf
      Greenoch Presbyterian Church Records
      Records 1824-1985 Film F11974

      24 May 1846 Harriet Emeline d Henry Simpson m Ellen b 30 march 1846

      10 April 1828 Abraham s Henry Simpson m Mary b 24 May 1823
      10 April 1828 Samuel s Henry Simpson m Mary b 24 April 1824
      10 April 1828 Mary Ann d Henry Simpson m Mary b 12 March 1825

      10 April 1828 John s James Simpson m Nancy b 4 May 1823
      10 April 1828 Elizabeth d James Simpson m Nancy b 8 October 1825

      26 July 1844 John s John Simpson m Anna Bella b 6 September 1843
      9 March 1847 William s John Simpson m Isabella Ann McDouall b 22 May 1846
      19 March 1849 Margaret Jane d John Simpson m Anna B McDouall b 28 August 1848 Chamcook Lake
      30 January 1856 Joseph s John Simpson m Annabella b 22 March 1851
      30 January 1856 Sarah Emma d John Simpson m Annabella b 23 June 1853

      16 June 1850 William John s John Simpson m E J Orr b 28 February 1848

      12 October 1835 David s William Sipmson m Sarah McCann b 21 March 1823
      12 October 1835 Joseph Andrew s William Simpson m Sarah McCann b 6 May 1825
      12 October 1835 Margaret Louise d William Simpson m Sarah McCann b 14 July 1834
    Birth [1824]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Death Bef 1887? 
    • His wife made an announcement in the newspaper that she would not be responsible for any debt her son John accrues.
    Death Bef 1891 CENSUS  [6
    Occupation 1851  [2
    Farmer 
    Residence 1851  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • James Simpson
      in the 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Name: James Simpson
      Gender: Male
      Age: 76
      Estimated birth year: abt 1776
      Relation to Head of House: Head of Family (Head)
      Spouse's Name: Ann Simpson
      Race: Irish
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte County
      Sub-District: St Andrews
      Sub-District Number: 16
      James Simpson 76
      Ann Simpson 64
      Jane Simpson 29
      John Simpson 27
      Year: 1851; Census Place: St Andrews, Charlotte County, New Brunswick; Schedule: I; Roll: C_994; Page: 99; Line: 35
    Religion 27 Oct 1851  [7
    Wesleyan 
    Residence 27 Oct 1852  Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Religion 1861  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1861  St Andrews (Rural), Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Assessed 15 Jul 1864  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 1865/1866  [10
    Farmer 
    Residence 1865/1866  Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Assessed 17 Apr 1866  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 1867/1868  [10
    Farmer 
    Residence 1867/1868  Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Occupation 1871  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  [4
    Presbyterian Church of the Lower Provinces 
    Residence 1871  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1881  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  [5
    C Presbyterian 
    Residence 1881  St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Will 29 Oct 1886 
    • No 68 Will of John G Simpson
      Volume 39 page 78

      I John G Simpson of the Parish of St Croix & County of Charlotte being weak of body but sound of Mind and Memory do maketh this my last Will and Testament. I do will and bequeath all of my real estate and personal property to my beloved wife Mary Jane Simpson at my death as long as she shall live of remain my widow and at her death or marriage all of my said real estate and personal property shall belong to my two sons Collingwood C Simpson and John Emery Simpson and my daughter Martha M Simpson is to have one cow and two sheep whenever she may call for them out of my said personal property. I appoint for Executors George Armstrong and John ?
      John G Simpson [His mark]
      Signed before me David Johns J P this 29th day of October AD 1886 at St Croix, Charlotte County, NB. Witness David Johnson, Robert Hawthorne Junr New Brunswick, Charlotte County. SS J Melville N Cockburn, Resistrar of Probates in and for the County of Charlotte in the Province of New Brunswick do hereby certify that the foregoing and written paper writing contains a correct and true copy of the original will of John G Simpson late of Saint Croix in the County of Charlotte, deceased, which aid will has been duty proved before the probate court for Charlotte County and is filed in my office that I have carefully compared the said foregoing copy with the original will so filed in my office as aforesaid and find it to be an exact correct and true copy thereof given under my hand at Saint Andres this 16th Day of February AD 1887 Melville N Cockburn Registrar of Probate for Charlotte County Recd & Regd Feb 16th 1887
    Died Between 29 Oct 1886 and 16 Feb 1887 
    Will Proved 16 Feb 1887 
    Person ID I4532  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2015 

    Father James SIMPSON,   b. [1775], Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Feb 1852 and 9 Nov 1854 
    Mother Ann GRAY,   b. [1787], Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. PROB Bef 1852 WILL 
    Family ID F1359  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jane EMERY,   b. 21 Jun 1828, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1910, Bayside, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 27 Oct 1852  Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Married by William Temple, Wesleyan, by license.
    Married 27 Oct 1852  [8
    • Daniel F Johnson : Volume 14 Number 748

      Date : November 10, 1852
      County : Charlotte
      Place : Saint Andrews
      Newspaper : St. Andrews Standard

      m. 27th ult., by Rev W. Temple, John SIMPSON / Miss Mary Jane EMERY both of Waweig (Charlotte Co.)
    Children 
     1. Ann Jane SIMPSON,   b. Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1886
     2. Mary Ellen SIMPSON,   b. [1856], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1868, Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Martha M SIMPSON,   b. [1859], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1894, Waweig, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Collinwood Cuthbert SIMPSON,   b. 1 Dec 1860, Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1942, Waweig, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. John Emery SIMPSON,   b. [1870], NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Frederick SIMPSON,   b. [1872], NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1886
    Family ID F1361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • G is probably Gray
      Baptism: John Simpson s James m Nancy
      Assessment 1864: John Simpson "Junior"
      Assessment 1866: John G Simpson "Junior"
      Directory 1865/1866: John Simpson Junior
      Directory 1867/1868: John Simpson Junior
      Census 1871: John G
      Census 1881: John G
      Death notice of daughter Mary Ellen: John G
      NB Cemeteries: Nil
      Johnson's Vitals: Nil
      ME Deaths: Nil
      Civil War: Nil
    • Volume 39 Page 78
      No 68
      I John G Simpson of the Parish of St Croix and County of Charlotte being weak of body but sound of Mind and Memory do maketh this my last Will and Testament. I do will and bequeath all of my real estate and personal property to my beloved wife Mary Jane Simpson at my death as long as she shall live or remain my widow and at her death or marriage all of my said real estate and personal property shall belong to my two sons Collingwood C Simpson and John Emery Simpson and my daughter Martha M Simpson is to have one cow and two sheep whenever she may call for them out of my said personal property. I appoint for Executors George Armstrong and John Higgins.
      John G Simpson [His mark]
      Signed before me David Johnson JP this 29th day of October AD 1886 at St Croix, Charlote County, NB
      Witness
      David Johnson
      Robert Hawthorne Junr
      New Brunswick, Charlotte County
      SS
      I Melville N Cockburn, Registrar of Probate in and for the County of Charlotte in the Province of New Brunswick do hereby certify that the foregoing and ? ? ? contains a correct and true copy of the original will of John G Simpson late of Saint Croix in the County of Charlotte, deceased, which said will has been duly proved before the Probate Court for Charlotte County and is filed in my office that I have carefully compared the said foregoing copu with the original will so filed in my office as aforesaid and found it to be an exact correct and true copy thereof. Given under my hand at Saint Andrews this 16th Day of February AD 1887
      Melville N Cockburn
      Registrar of Probate for Charlotte County
      Recd & Regd Feb 16th 1887
      H H Hatch Regr
    • To Hugh Morrison one of the Collectors of Rates in the Parish of Saint Andrews or to any other Collectors in said Parish,

      You are hereby required forthwith to collect from the several persons named in the annexed assessment the sums set against their names respectively under the list? ? thereof entitled "Total Assessment" amounting to the sum of Two hundre and Six pounds ten shillings and one penny, and to pay when collected the sum of One hundred and eighty pounds five shillings into the hands of the Overseer of the Poor for the said Parish of Saint Andrews and the residue into the hands of the County Treasurer.
      S Frye
      Geo W Street
      Edw Wilson
      Assessors of Rates

      Assessment of the Parish of Saint Andrews in the County of Charlotte in pursuance of Warrants of the General Sessions of the Peace for the said County of Charlotte to levy the sum of One hundred and Eighty pounds five shillings and six pence for Poor Rates and Eleven pounds Eleven shillings for a Pound at Chamcook
      Dated the Eighteenth day of July 1845

      Chamcook Lake District
      Names of Persons: John Simpson Paid - 5 2
      Poll Tax: 8d
      Real Estate of Inhabitants: 150
      Personal Estate: 50
      Real Estate of Non Residents:
      Annual Income: 30
      20 per cent of Value of Property: 40
      Amount to be Taxed: 70
      Total Assessment: - 5 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S528] Greenoch Presbyterian Church, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB, As transcribed by Shirley O'Neill & Nancy Burnham.

    2. [S5] Census of New Brunswick 1851, Library and Archives of Canada, (http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1851/index-e.html).

    3. [S101] Census of Charlotte County, NB 1861, Province of New Brunswick, (New Brunswick Genealogical Society, Charlotte Branch, 1999).

    4. [S16] Census of Canada, 1871, Ancestry.com.

    5. [S8] Census of Canada, 1881, Ancestry.com.

    6. [S119] Census of Canada, 1891, Ancestry.com, (http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=1274&enc=1&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0).

    7. [S170] Charlotte County Marriage Register, Charlotte County, NB.

    8. [S123] Vital Statistics in New Brunswick Newspapers, Daniel F Johnson, (http://archives.gnb.ca/APPS/NewspaperVitalStats/Default.aspx?L=EN).

    9. [S836] Charlotte County, NB Tax Assessment Books, Charlotte County, NB.

    10. [S167] Hutchinson's Directory, Hutchinson's Directory, (http://archives.gnb.ca/APPS/PrivRecs/HD/?L=EN).