Mary Simpson

ID# 5187, (c 1802 - 12 Dec 1873)


Mary Simpson was born c 1802 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland .
She was the daughter of George Simpson and Mary Mitchell.

Mary Simpson married Robert Simpson, son of James Simpson and Janet Houden, on 31 May 1829 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Midlothian,

Robert Simpson, G.Servant in Charlotte Square St Georges Parish & Mary Simpson in same place & Parish, 3 Procle & no objections.1,2


As of 31 May 1829,her married name was Simpson.

Mary appeared on the 1851 Scottish Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of Robert Simpson at 5 Hamilton Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland ;
SIMPSON Robert, Head, 50, Servant, Salton Haddington
SIMPSON Mary, Wife, 48, Edinburgh
SIMPSON Margaret, Dau, 18, Edinburgh
SIMPSON Janet, Dau, 14, Edinburgh
SIMPSON James, Son, 11, Edinburgh
SIMPSON Barbara, Dau, 7, Edinburgh.3



Mary appeared on the 1871 Scottish Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of Robert Simpson at 20 India Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland ;
SIMPSON Robert, Head, 71, Coachman, Haddington
SIMPSON Mary, Wife, 67, Edinburgh
SIMPSON Jessie, Dau, 29, Edinburgh.4



Mary's cause of death on 12 Dec 1873 was from Haemiplegia abt 5 weeks.



Mary died on 12 Dec 1873 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Midlothian,

Mary Simpson, married to Robert Simpson, Coachman
At 5:20am aged 71yrs
Parents: George Simpson, Blacksmith (dec) & Mary Simpson MS Mitchell (dec)

Robert Simpson, Widower was present at her death.1,5



Mary and Robert had 5 children.

Children of Mary Simpson and Robert Simpson

FatherGeorge Simpson (c 1780 - )
MotherMary Mitchell (c 1780 - )

Citations

  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), 1829 Edinburgh Midlothian, 685/001 0640 0129. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
  3. [S28] 1851 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 30 March 1851), 1851 St Cuthberts Edinburgh Midlothian, 685/2 ED8A Line 19. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Scottish Census.
  4. [S76] 1871 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 2 April 1871), 1871 St George, Edinburgh Midlothian, 685/1 ED 94 Line 1. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Scottish Census.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1873 St George Edinburgh Midlothian, 685/01 1088. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.