Notes for George M SIMPSON

Per 1880 census, neither of the birthplaces for George's parents were
from --
Simpson, George -- George Simpson, a former resident of Bellville and a
veteran of the Civil War, who died last Saturday at Sandusky, where he was
confined in the soldiers' home, will be buried in Bellville today.  The body
was shipped to the latter village this morning.  Mr. Simpson was for many
years a prominent citizen of Bellville and a large number of his former
friends are in attendance at the funeral.  His wife died several years ago,
since which time he has been at the solder's home at Sandusky.  [Butler
Enterprise:  04 August 1905, Vol. 17, No. 26 as reprinted from the Monday
edition of the Mansfield Shield]  Mr. Simpson was an uncle of Miss Cornenia
Moore of this place.  Among those who attended the burial from a distance were
his two daughters, Mrs. Hester Cobb of Birmingham, Ala. and Mrs. Robt.
Watchorn of New York City, Mrs. Margaret Sheidley and son J.W. Sheidley of
Chicago, Ohio.  Submitted by Amy.  [Butler Enterprise:  04 August 1905, Vol.
17, No. 26]
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