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
Emily Eliza Millicent Simpson
Marriage: 1889
Harry Barber

Spouse and Children

London, England, United Kingdom


    Harry Barber


Parents and Siblings

    George Frederick Simpson


    Ellen Elizabeth Barrow




    Harry Simpson


    Ellen Elizabeth Simpson



    Walter Thomas Daniel Simpson


    Albert Edward Simpson


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.

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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