David Simpson

ID# 5196, (c 1750 - )

David Simpson was born c 1750 at East Lothian, Scotland .

David Simpson married Catherine Sorrell c 1770 at East Lothian, East Lothian.

David Simpson witnessed the birth of Janet Simson on 4 Dec 1797 Salton, Haddingtonshire, Scotland ,

James Simson and Janet Houden his spouse in the Bank in the Parish of Ormiston had a Daughter names Janet born the 4th Dec and baptised the 11th of said month before those witnesses David Simson and John Houden.1,2,3

David and Catherine had 1 known child, most likely more.

Child of David Simpson and Catherine Sorrell


  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S32] GROS, Scottish OPR's (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: pre 1855), 1797 Saltoun Haddington East Lothian, 719/ 0020 0148. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
  3. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), c117194.