Emily Eliza Millicent Simpson

21 September 1867–10 September 1948 (Age 81)
Blackfriars, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emily Eliza Millicent

When Emily Eliza Millicent Simpson was born on 21 September 1867, in Blackfriars, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Frederick Simpson, was 34 and her mother, Ellen Elizabeth Barrow, was 34. She married Lewis Harry Barber in 1889, in London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in East Greenwich, London, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Mottingham, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 10 September 1948, in Kent, England, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Harry Barber
1866–
Emily Eliza Millicent Simpson
1867–1948
Marriage: 1889
Harry Barber
1891–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1889
London, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

    Harry Barber

    Male1891–Male

Parents and Siblings

    George Frederick Simpson

    Male1833–Male

    Ellen Elizabeth Barrow

    Female1833–Female

siblings

(5)

    Harry Simpson

    Male1860–Male

    Ellen Elizabeth Simpson

    Female1863–Female

    Female1867–1948Female

    Walter Thomas Daniel Simpson

    Male1869–Male

    Albert Edward Simpson

    Male1872–Male

World Events (8)

1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

Age 1

On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.
1884

Age 17

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1894 · Tower Bridge Completed

Age 27

Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.

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)

  • Emily E M Barber, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Emily Barber in household of Harry Barber, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Emily Eliza Milesent Simpson in household of George Simpson, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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