Edward Simpson

1837–1859 (Age 22)
Wickhambrook, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

When Edward Simpson was born in 1837, in Wickhambrook, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Simpson, was 35 and his mother, Catherine Hempstead, was 34. He died in 1859, at the age of 22.

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Family Time Line

John Simpson
1802–1883
Catherine Hempstead
1803–1853
John Simpson
1822–1873
Harriet Simpson
1823–1829
Thomas Simpson
1825–1872
Shadrack Hempstead Simpson
1827–1840
Mary Anne Simpson
1828–1872
Amelia Simpson
1830–1898
Walter Simpson
1832–1877
Joseph Simpson
1835–1877
Edward Simpson
1837–1859
Catherine Simpson
1839–1923
Caroline Simpson
1841–

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World Events (2)

1843

Age 6

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 17

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

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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  • Edward Simpson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Edward Simpson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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