Eliza Simpson

December 1876–1954 (Age 77)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Eliza

When Eliza Simpson was born in December 1876, in North Carolina, United States, her father, George Washington Simpson, was 35 and her mother, Elisabeth Garrison, was 27. She lived in Morton Twp, Alamance, North Carolina, United States in 1880. She died in 1954, in North Carolina, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Simpson
1841–1916
Elisabeth Garrison
1849–1925
Louzanne Simpson
1863–1950
Caroline Simpson
1866–1954
John Edward Simpson
1867–1945
Sarah Catherine Simpson
1870–1953
Mary Simpson
1871–
George Washington Simpson
1874–1959
Eliza Simpson
1876–1954
Daniel Simpson
1877–1980
Susan Simpson
1879–
Betty Lee Simpson
1883–1953
James Albert Simpson
1885–1977
Beulah Daisy Simpson
1887–1962
Ora E Simpson
1890–1975
Walter W Simpson
1893–
Rosa C “Lena” Simpson
1893–1965
Lilly Simpson
1895–

Parents and Siblings

    George Washington Simpson

    Male1841–1916Male

    Elisabeth Garrison

    Female1849–1925Female

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 1

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 21

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.

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 (1)

  • Eliza Simpson in household of Mark Simpson, "United States Census, 1880"

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