Naomi Irene Simpson

11 February 1910–13 March 1996 (Age 86)
Emerson, Mills, Iowa, United States

The Life of Naomi Irene

When Naomi Irene Simpson was born on 11 February 1910, in Emerson, Mills, Iowa, United States, her father, John Andrew Simpson, was 23 and her mother, Edna Nora Edie, was 25. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with William Thomas Wood. She lived in White Cloud, Doniphan, Kansas, United States in 1930 and Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 13 March 1996, in Lane, Oregon, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States.

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William Thomas Wood
Naomi Irene Simpson
Ellen Irene Wood
Marjorie M Wood
Larry Patrick Wood

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    Ellen Irene Wood



    Larry Patrick Wood


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World Events (8)

1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 1

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1934 · The Grout Museum

Age 24

The museum started as a private collection given to the city by Henry W. Grout. Today it is still a nonprofit educational museum that helps engage students and all people from the surrounding communities.

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 (3)

  • Naomi I Simpson, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
  • Naomi Simpson in household of John Simpson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Naomi I Wood in household of William T Wood, "United States Census, 1940"

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