William Frederick Simpson

Male 1835 - 1897  (61 years)


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  • Name William Frederick Simpson 
    Born 11 Nov 1835  Greenwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 2 Dec 1835  St Alphege, Greenwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • At this baptism, the father William Butler Simpson and his wife Eliza live at Croom's Hill and he is an artist. Curiously there is another baptism at All Soul's Church, Marylebone on 24 February 1836, where William Butler Simpson and his wife Eliza live at 86 Norman Street and he is a painter.
    Gender Male 
    Career 456 West Street, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1852: Apprenticed to the family firm W.B.Simpson and Sons http://wbsimpsonsons.co.uk/history/
    1860: Became Partner
    1892: Retired 
    Marriage 14 Jun 1870  St John's, East Dulwich, Parish of Camberwell Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William Frederick Simpson, 34 years, Bachelor, Gentleman, Harcourt Terrace, West Brompton, father William Butler Simpson, Gentleman
    Harriette Abby Elliott, 20 years, Spinster, East Dulwich, father William Foster Elliott, Incumbent of St. John's, East Dulwich (ie he was the official) 
    Census 1871  89 Harcourt Terrace, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Fredk Simpson, Head, Mar, 35, Decorator etc, Kent Greenwich
    Harriette A Simpson, Wife, Mar, 21, Beds: Cranfield
    Mary Ann Gilden, Serv, Unm, 39, Cook Domestic Servt, Kent Dover
    Sarah Ann Cutts, Serv, Unm, 24, Housemaid Domestic Servt, Herts Standon 
    Address 1872-1876  89 Harcourt Terrace, West Brompton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    (from children's baptism records) 
    Census 1881  53 Palace Gardens, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William F Simpson, Head, M 45, Decorative Workman, Greenwich Kent
    Harriett A Simpson, Wife, M, 31, Cranfield Beds
    Catherine E Simpson, Dau, Un, 9, Scholar, Kensington
    Elliot Simpson, Son, Un, 8, Scholar, Kensington
    Eleanor F Simpson, Dau, Un, 7, Scholar, Kensington
    Gertrude M Simpson, Dau, Un, 5, Scholar, Kensington
    Margaret Hodgson, Serv, Un, 40, Muse, Kendal, Westmoreland
    Hester Watson, Serv, Un, 28, Housemaid, Braughing Herts
    Phylis Coleley, Serv, Un, 28, Cook, Romford Essex
    Cecil B Simpson, Nephew, Un, 8, Scholar, Kensington 
    Probate 1897  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    SIMPSON William Frederick of "the Wray" Grasmere Westmoreland esquire died 15 May 1897 Probate London 17 June to Edward Henry Simpson and William Henry Cortlandt Mahon esquires Effects 6609 15s. 4d. 
    Died 15 May 1897  'The Wray', Grasmere, Westmorland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12188  Simpson & Elder
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2013 

    Father William Butler Simpson, Ornamental Painter & Decorator,   b. 16 Mar 1798,   d. 1 Jun 1882, 44 Queen Anne's Gate, Westminster, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Eliza Godwin,   b. 20 May 1797, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Apr 1827  All Souls, St Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Witnesses: Charles Godwin, Harriet Jane Simpson

      (Eliza Godwin married her cousin William Butler Simpson hence some of the family tree is duplicated)
    Family ID F309  Group Sheet

    Family Harriette Abby Elliott,   b. Oct - Dec 1849, Cranfield, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1918, Kendal, Westmorland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1870  St John's, East Dulwich, Parish of Camberwell Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Type: Licence 
    Children 
     1. Catherine Elliott Simpson,   b. 1871 or 1872, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1945, Allan Bank, Grasmere Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +2. Elliott Simpson,   b. Jul 1872, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1962, Westmorland South Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years)
     3. Eleanor Foster Simpson,   b. Oct - Dec 1873, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1959, The Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     4. Gertrude Mary Simpson,   b. 19 Mar 1876, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1946, Allan Bank, Grasmere Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F313  Group Sheet


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