Per 1880 census, neither of the birthplaces for George's parents were known/listed. . from -- http://www.rootsweb.com/~ohrichla/Obituaries/ObitsSA-SL.htm . 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] .