Amy V Simpson

September 1877–20 January 1909 (Age 31)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Amy V

When Amy V Simpson was born in September 1877, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Edward Young Simpson, was 31 and her mother, Minerva Frances Martin, was 23. She married Robert Samuel Martin Steele on 23 December 1903. She lived in Humphreys, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Civil District 6, Dickson, Tennessee, United States in 1900. She died on 20 January 1909, in Dickson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 31.

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Family Time Line

Robert Samuel Martin Steele
1871–1958
Amy V Simpson
1877–1909
Marriage: 23 December 1903

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1903

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Young Simpson

    Male1846–1923Male

    Minerva Frances Martin

    Female1854–1899Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1877–1909Female

    Frederick Oswald Simpson

    Male1880–1961Male

    John Alexander Simpson

    Male1883–1918Male

    Minerva Evelyn Simpson

    Female1886–Female

    Kathleen Simpson

    Female1897–Female

World Events (8)

1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 1

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1886

Age 9

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from Sim .2 English: habitational name from any of three places in Devon, so named from Old English personal name Sigewine + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • A. V. Simpson in household of E. Y. Simpson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Amy V Simpson in household of Edward Simpson, "United States Census, 1900"

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