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William John SIMPSON

William John SIMPSON

Male [1818] - 1881

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  • Name William John SIMPSON 
    Born [1818]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1819]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth [1821]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth [1821]  Derry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Immigration 1835  [4
    Residence 22 Jan 1845  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 23 Jan 1845  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 24 Jan 1845  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Assessed 16 Apr 1847  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 14 Sep 1849  Rollingdam District, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1851  [3
    Blacksmith 
    Religion 1851  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1851  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Assessed 13 Jul 1851  Rollingdam District, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 17 Jun 1853  Rollingdam District, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 1854  Rollingdam District, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 1855  Rollingdam District, Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 12 Apr 1856  Saint Patrick, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 13 Jun 1860  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Religion 1861  [1
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1861  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Assessed 19 Jun 1861  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 30 Jun 1863  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Assessed 20 Jun 1866  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1871  [2
    Blacksmith 
    Religion 1871  [2
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1871  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Between 1871 and 1881 
    Residence 13 Oct 1873  Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Person ID I7275  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2015 

    Father William SIMPSON,   b. Bef 1781 
    Mother Margaret RANKIN,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3111  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth CROSSETT,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1870, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 22 Jan 1845  Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Headquarters
      m. 23rd ult., by same, John SIMPSON, jr. / Miss Elizabeth CROSSETT both of St. Andrews
      (Charlotte Co.)
      5 February 1845
    Married 23 Jan 1845  [6
    Married 24 Jan 1845  Presbyterian Church, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Jane SIMPSON,   b. [1846], NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1870, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Margaret SIMPSON,   b. 3 Jan 1849, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1872, Humboldt, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     3. Mary M A SIMPSON,   b. [1850], NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Thomas SIMPSON,   b. [1852], NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John W SIMPSON,   b. [1854], NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Elizabeth Jennie SIMPSON,   b. [1856], NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1870, Dumbarton, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. James SIMPSON,   b. 10 Mar 1861, Waweig, St Croix, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1927, Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. Melvin SIMPSON,   b. 1863, Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1937  (Age 74 years)
     9. Laura SIMPSON,   b. 10 Mar 1865, Waweig, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1920, St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Family ID F2254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Matilda Jane MONTGOMERY,   b. 14 Jul 1829, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1911 CENSUS 
    _MBON 1873  Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Married 13 Oct 1873  Weslyan Parsonage, Oak Bay, St David, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Daniel F Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics
      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 34 Number 1926
      Date October 30 1873
      County Charlotte
      Place Saint Stephen
      Newspaper Saint Croix Courier
      m. Wesleyan Parsonage, Oak Bay (Charlotte Co.) 13th inst., by Rev. W.W. Percival, William SIMPSON, Dumbarton / Miss Jane MONTGOMERY, same place.
    • Jane Montgomery
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      Name William Simpson
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 13 Oct 1873
      Event Place , , New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Jane Montgomery
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Page 391
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-NZ3P : accessed 1 April 2016), William Simpson and Jane Montgomery, 13 Oct 1873; citing , , New Brunswick, Canada, p. 391, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,795.
      This is to certify that William Simpson of Dumbarton in the County of Charlotte NB and Jane Montgomery of the same place were married this 13th day of October 1873 after license. By me W W Percival Wesleyan Minister. This marriage was solemnized between us William Simpson, J Montgomery. In the presence of us Annie Percival, Mary J Pryor.
      Recd & Regd 27 Dec 1873
    Family ID F2265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Marriage Notice in Headquarters: called John, Jr
      Assessment 1847: William Simpson Jr
      Assessment 1863: William Simpson Jr
      Keith Reynolds: Percy William Simpson, parents James and Nancy
      Death notice of wife and two children: William Simpson Jr
      Hutchinsons's 1865/1866: William Simpson Blacksmith Waweig
      Hutchinsons's 1867/1868: William Simpson Blacksmith Waweig

      I really have no idea where this is. There is no grant to William Simpson
    • Lots 3 & 4 Dumbarton

      Volume 21 Page 70 [74/652]
      No 61
      John O'Brien yeoman Dumbarton and wife Margaret
      William Simpson Dumbarton
      $555
      Dumbarton
      Lots 3 & 4
      south by land granted to Robert Graham
      north by land granted to Daniel Hill
      east by land granted to Samuel Connick
      west by land now owned by William Crosset and John McFail
      85 acres
      27 September 1861
      John O'Brien [His mark]
      Margaret O'Brien [Her mark]
      Wit: Joseph Simpson

      Volume 21 Page 71 [75/652]
      No 62
      13 September 1872
      William Simpson farmer Dumbarton
      George Hawthorn farmer Dumbarton
      $500
      Lots 3 & 4
      85 acres Dumbarton
      William Simpson [SS]
    • RS108 :: Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918
      Name SIMPSON, WILLIAM
      Year 1859
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F9021
      See petition of SIMPSON, WILLIAM
      All names on this petition : 1
      SIMPSON, WILLIAM


      Grant
      9 December 1867
      John Simpson
      32 Acres
      Lot 21 on the Bocabec Road east of Long Lake, Saint Patrick

      p404
      26 March 1832
      James Redmond St Andrews
      William Simpson Jr (the Younger) St Andrews yeoman
      35 pounds
      100 acres
      Lot 7 2nd tract granted to James Redman in Waweig

      p 206?/716?
      22 July 1848
      John Wilson St Andrews Esquire
      Jacob Read St David yeoman
      15 pounds
      William Simpson Jr St Andrews yeoman
      9 acres of Lot 9 granted to John McKenney in Saint Patrick
      southernmost corner

      p 239
      14 April 1847
      Michael Tucker and wife Helen St Patrick
      William Simpson St Andrews yeoman
      40 pounds
      in St Patrick
      commencing at a beech tree on the Waweig Stream being the northeastern corner of land owned by James Reid
      thence running north 40 degrees west 50 chains to a spruce tree
      thence north 60 degrees east 26 chains and 50 links to a spruce tree
      thence south 30 degrees east 34 chains to a birch tree on the bank of said stream
      thence following the course of the said stream to the place of beginning
      containing 100 acres
      granted 10 September 1825 to the said William Simpson

      John William Millen
    • Lot 4 St Andrews Waweig

      Volume M Page 174 [177/549]
      No 142
      William Simpson Jr yeoman St Andrews
      Catherine Hitchings and Grace Hitching, children of the late Amos Hitchings Junior and Eliza his widow
      10 pounds
      quit claim
      in St Adrews
      Lot 4 granted to John Brown to James Redmond to William Simpson Jr
      100 acres
      5 November 1832
      William Simpson [SS]
      Wit: John Miller, H Hatch

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

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

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

    4. [S6] An Index to Irish Immigrants in the New Brunswick Census of 1851, Edited by: P. M. Toner, (1991).

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

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

    7. [S85] Presbyterian Church, Charlotte County, NB, Presbyterian Church, Charlotte County, NB, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~nbstpatr/stpa4a.htm).

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

    9. [S88] Marriage Bonds of New Brunswick, Province of New Brunswick, (1810-1932).