Henry Simpson

ID# 6099, (1908 - c 2000)

Henry Simpson was born in 1908 at Leith South, Edinburgh, Scotland .1,2
He was the son of John Simpson and Jessie Drummond Kerr.

Henry Simpson witnessed the death of Jessie Drummond Simpson on 18 Dec 1953 6 Fort Place, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland ,
Jessie Drummond Simpson
widow of John Simpson, Carting Contractor
At 4am aged 84yrs
Parents: William John Kerr, Office Caretaker (dec) & Margaret Swanson (dec)

Henry Simpson, Son was present at her death.3,4

Henry died c 2000 at Scotland

unable to work out at this stage.2

FatherJohn Simpson (4 Sep 1851 - 24 Jul 1912)
MotherJessie Drummond Kerr (c 1869 - 18 Dec 1953)


  1. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1908 Leith South, Edinburgh City Midlothian, 692/02 0180. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  2. [S147] Letter from John Simpson Barton (Perthshire Scotland) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) email 3 Feb 2012.
  3. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1953 Leith Edinburgh City Midlothian, 685/08 0987, aged 84.