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George SIMPSON

George SIMPSON

Male [1797] - 1865

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  • Name George SIMPSON 
    Born [1797]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth 1797  [2
    Baptism 2 Jun 1799  All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 02 Jun 1799 Simson George s of Mr Simson Simpson 13

      NBGS Anglican Registers Project V2

      https://registers.nbgstwo.ca/display_record/MC223-S2-6D-13_baptism_0520
      Data Source
      Record Key MC223-S2-6D-13_baptism_0520
      Register MC223-S2-6D
      Spreadsheet Id MC223-S2-6D_1
      Image Id/Sheet Name MC223-S2-6D-13
      Record Number 0520
      Event Type Baptism
      Event Date 1799-06-02
      Record Data Fields
      Recordid 52
      Entry number
      Event location St Andrews Parish, Charlotte Co
      Event month Jun
      Event day 2
      Event year 1799
      Child given name Beckey
      Child surname Simpson
      Sex f
      Father given name K W
      Father surname Simpson
      Officiant Samuel Andrews
      Date created 2019-11-21 16:18:22

      William, George, Mercy, Beckey, Rachel, Sons & Daughters of Mr Simson Christ June 2d 1799
    Birth [1797]  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Census 1891 Eleanor
    Death [1865]  Bayside, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Daniel F Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics
      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 23 Number 2217
      Date April 21 1865
      County Saint John
      Place Saint John
      Newspaper Religious Intelligencer
      d. Bayside, St. Andrews (Charlotte Co.) Geo. SIMPSON, age 68.
    Assessed 22 Apr 1831  St Andrews (Country), Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Assessment of the Parish of Saint Andrews in the County of Charlotte in pursuance of Warrants of the General Sessions of the Peace in said County to levy the sum of one hundred and ninety three pounds fifteen shillings for the purpose of building a new Gaol and also the sum of one hundred pounds for the support of the Poor in said Parish dated the 22nd day of April 1831.
      Country
      Names: George Simpson
      Poll Tax: - 1 3
      Real Estate: 150
      Personal Estate: 50
      Annual Income: 30
      Amount of Property at 20 per cent: 40
      Rate to be Assessed:
      Total Assessment: - 7 1
    Assessed 10 Aug 1841  St Croix District, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Assessment of the Parish of Saint Andrews in the County of Charlotte in pursuance of a warrant of the General Sessions of the Peace for the said County of Charlotte to levy the sum of fifty four pounds five shillings and six pence for County rates,
      Dated the 10th day of August 1841

      Name of Persons: George Simpson
      Poll tax: 4d
      Real Estate of Inhabitants: 400
      Personal Estate of Inhabitants: 100
      Real Estate of non Residents:
      Annual income: 60
      20 per cent value of property: 100
      Amount to be Taxed: 160
      Total Assessment: - 2 6
    Assessed 18 Jul 1845  St Croix District, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 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

      Saint Croix District
      Names of Persons: George Simpson Paid - 6 7
      Poll Tax: 8d
      Real Estate of Inhabitants: 200
      Personal Estate: 100
      Real Estate of Non Residents:
      Annual Income: 30
      20 per cent of Value of Property: 60
      Amount to be Taxed: 90
      Total Assessment: - 6 7
    Assessed 6 Sep 1847  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 14 Apr 1849  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 17 Jun 1850  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1851  [1
    Farmer 
    Residence 1851  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Assessed 20 Jun 1851  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 25 Jun 1852  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 25 Jun 1853  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 12 Jul 1854  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 26 Jul 1855  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 30 Jul 1857  From Connicks to the Commons, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1861  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  [4
    Universalist 
    Residence 1861  St Andrews (Rural), Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Assessed 19 Apr 1862  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Assessed 15 Jul 1864  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Will 9 Mar 1865  Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Volume 17 Page 371 [374/516]
      No 265
      Will
      Executors: Henry Mears, James R Bradford, James Russell
      youngest son James Simpson: all my real and person estate
      wife Margaret Simpson: all my household furniture, support and maintenance, good and sufficient board and wearing apparael together with the bedroom adjoining the kitchen during the term of her natural life
      wife's sister Ellen McKenna her support and maintenance with the bedroom in my house now ocupied by her during the term of her natural life, also the keeping and maintenance of her cow so long as said cow may be profitable
      eldest son William Henry Simpson: 5 shillings
      second son John Simpson: 5 shillings
      eldest daughter Eleanor Simpson: 5 shillings
      second daughter Mary Ann Simpson: $100 to be paid by my son James Simpson 32 years after my decease out of my estate
      third son George Simpson: 5 shillings
      youngest daughter Mary Jane Simpson: 5 shillings
      9 March 1865
      George Simpson
      St Andrews
      wit: James Russell, John McFarlane
    Died 28 Mar 1865  [7
    Occupation 1865/1866  [8
    Farmer 
    Residence 1865/1866  St Stephens Road, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Sandy Point Cemetery, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I7253  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2017 

    Father John SIMPSON,   b. [1764], London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1825, Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary COOK,   b. Bef 1777 
    Married 17 Apr 1797  Eastport, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9764  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret MCFARLANE,   b. [1801], Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1872, Bayside, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 14 Feb 1824  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Margaret McFarlane
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      Name George Simpson
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 14 Feb 1824
      Event Place Saint Andrews, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Margaret McFarlane
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Page 137
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-FJJ8 : 6 March 2015), George Simpson and Margaret McFarlane, 14 Feb 1824; citing Saint Andrews, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada, p. 137, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,794.
      Marriages Solemnized in the Parish of St Andrews in the County of Charlotte in the Year 1824
      George Simpson of this Parish and Margaret McFarlane of this Parish were married in this Parish by Banns with consent of ___ this fourteenth Day of February in the Year one thousand eight hundred and twenty four by me
      Jerone Alley Rector
      This marriage was solemnized between us
      George Simpson
      Margaret McFarlane [Her mark]
      In the presence of
      David Paterson
      Elizabeth Dickey
      Recd and Regd 26th November 1828
    Children 
     1. William Henry SIMPSON,   b. Bayside, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1883, Bayside, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John SIMPSON,   b. 23 Feb 1826,   d. 4 May 1897, Algoma, Winnebago, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. George SIMPSON,   b. 12 Oct 1828,   d. 10 Oct 1879  (Age 50 years)
     4. Eleanor SIMPSON,   b. Bayside, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1898
     5. Mary Ann SIMPSON,   b. 25 Sep 1833,   d. 29 Sep 1910, Bayside, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Mercy Jane SIMPSON,   b. 26 May 1838,   d. 1896  (Age 57 years)
     7. James SIMPSON,   b. [1840], St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F2251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • St Andrews Assessment 1822: Nil
      St Andrews Assessment 1831 [Country]: Henry Simpson [L], Wilm Simpson [L], Jas Simpson Jr [L?], Lesly Simpson [P], George Simpson [L], Wm Simpson [P], James Simpson [L]
      All Saints Anglican: Perhaps he is the "Joseph"
    • Lot 65

      Grant
      1 March 1831
      80 acres
      Lot 65 Third Division Penobscot Association Grant
      Bayside

      Volume T Page 572
      [575/803]
      No 724
      George Simpson yeoman St Andrews
      William Reading, Edward Reading yeoman St Andrews
      50 pounds
      beginning on the easterly side of the highway leading from St Andrews to St Stephen on the line between Lot 65 granted to George Simpson and Lot 66 now occupied by John McFarlane
      31 acres 91 rods northeasterly side of the road
      also
      beginning on the southerly side of the highway and the northerly line of a piece of land sold by George Simpson to James McFarlane
      thence extending by the said line 16 feet wide from said highway to the shore of the Waweig
      1 May 1845
      George Simpson
      Margaret Simpsons
      Wit: C R Hatheway

      Volume 1 Page 332 [335/666] [Indexed Page 333]
      No 240
      James McFarlane farmer St Andrews and wife Eliza
      William Henry Simpson St Andrews
      80 pounds
      St Andrews
      part of Lot 65 granted to George Simpson
      Also
      part of Lot 65
      1 December 1854
      James McFarlane [SS]
      Eliza McFarlane [Her mark]
      Wit: Harris H Hatch
    • Lot 63

      Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name WISELY, George
      Volume NS-A
      Page 176
      Grant number 96
      Place Passamaquoddy
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 100
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/08/03: Penobscot Association
      Other names on this grant (188)

      Volume H Page 21 [24/547]
      No 18
      Robert Sime Administrator of George Wisley yeoman St Andrews deceased
      Harris Hatch Esq St Andrews
      2 lots
      Lot 63 originally granted to George Wisley
      Town Lot 1 Block F Parr's Division St Andrews
      9 January 1823
      Robert Sim [His mark]
      Wit: Colin Campbell, Isabella Rankin

      Volume M Page 262 [265/549]
      No 215
      19 January 1833
      Harris Hatch Esq St Andrews
      John McFarlane & Patrick McKenna St Andrews
      25 pounds
      Lot 62 originally granted to George Wisely
      Harris Hatch
      Wit: S H Whitlock, Wellington Hatch

      Volume T Page 363
      [366/803]
      No 462
      30 October 1837
      Patrick McCanna, John McFarlane yeomen St Andrews
      James McFarlin St Andrews
      15 pounds
      Lot 63 granted to George Wisely
      between the road and the river
      except a road for the said Patrick McCanna to use from the road to the river
      20 acres

      Volume X Page 240 [243/672]
      No 2429
      30 October 1837
      Patrick McCanna & John McFarlane yeomen St Andrews
      Toal Kelly St Andrews
      30 pounds
      Lot 63 originally granted to George Wisely
      Patrick McCanna [His mark]
      John McFarlane [His mark]
      Wit: George Simpson, James McFarlane

      Volume T Page 774
      [777/803]
      No 1029 Mortgage
      Lawrence Holland yeoman St Andrews
      Bartholomew R Fitzgerald merchant St Andrews
      20 acres
      part of Lot 63
      bounded in front by St Croix and land owned by George Simpson
      west land William Simpson
      east by road
      north as granted to George Wisely
      2 March 1846
      Lawrence Holland [His mark]
      Wit: Michael Fanes, John Fitzgerald

      Volume 18 page 59
      [62/623]
      No 44
      James Simpson farmer St Andrews
      Joe Henry Mears farmer St Andrews
      $250
      west by the road
      south by land owned by Daniel Conroy and William Simpson
      east by land owned by the late James McFarlane and formerly granted to the late Harris Hatch
      north by land lately owned by George Simpson
      part of Lot 63
      conveyed by Ellen McCanna to my late father George Simpson by deed 5 November 1864
      also
      lot in St Andrews owned and occupied by my late father George Simpson
      3 May 1870
      James Simpson
      Wit: Benjamin R Stevenson
    • Lot Waweig granted to George Hitchings

      Volume U Page 160 [163/819]
      [163/819]
      No 238
      Amos Hitchings gentleman St Andrews
      George Simpson gentleman St Andrews
      175 pounds
      in St Andrews
      beginning as a stake & pile of stones on the southeasterly angle of lot 76 Penobscot
      bounded on the west by the Waweig Stream
      thence from said stake and stones east 80 chains
      thence suth 14 chains
      thence west 80 chains to the rear line of the lot
      thence north by said rear line 14 chains to the stakr
      112 acres
      northern part of a tract of 180 acres granted to my late father Amos Hitchings
      10 December 1846
      Amos Hitchigs
      Sarah Ann Hitchings
      Wit: C R Hatheway

      Volume 2 Page 614 [617/669]
      No 477
      John Simpson yeoman St Andrews
      Jesse C Bartlett St Andrews
      156 pounds
      northerly part of a tract of 180 acres granted to George Hitchings conveyed to Amos Hitchings by him to my father George Simpson
      21 April 1856
      Wit: C R Hatheway
      John Simpson [SS]
      Phebe Simpson [SS]

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

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

    3. [S3913] All Saints Angilcan Church Records, St Andrews, NB, Transcribed by Shirley O'Neill.

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

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

    6. [S556] Charlotte County Probate Records, Charlotte County, New Brunswick.

    7. [S549] Sandy Point Cemetery Transcription, St Croix Genweb, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~nbstcroi/Sandy_Point_Cemetery/sandypoint.htm).

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

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