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Joseph Austin Simpson

Joseph Austin Simpson

Male 1866 - 1911  (45 years)

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  • Name Joseph Austin Simpson 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 1866  Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  80, King Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1881  6, Baring Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1881 
    Compositor Printer 
    Residence 1891  4, Ravensbourne Terrace, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1901  33, Salmon Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1911  33, Salmon Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 24 Nov 1911  South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Uraemia 
    Buried 27 Nov 1911  Westoe Cemetery, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Plot 13D 1430
    Notes 
    • (Medical):Uraemia signifies kidney failure. The death certificate is also endorse 'cannot state' which presumably means there was another 'unstated' reason for the death.
    Person ID I842  Extended Craxford Family | Judith's maternal branch in the Craxford tree, Judith's paternal family tree
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2013 

    Father Robert Simpson,   b. Dec 1831, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1899, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Hannah Elliott,   b. 1831,   d. 21 Nov 1898, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 25 May 1859  Holy Trinity Church, South Shields, Tyne And Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Photos
    The Simpson Family
    The Simpson Family
    Father Robert and sons Robert A and Jospeph; Linotype printers of South Shields. Their portraits and signatures are overlaid on a front page of their newspaper "The Free Press"
    “The Linotype”
    “The Linotype”
    A limited edition hard bound volume (1901) advertising and celebrating the spread of the Linotype Composing Machine to newspaper producers around the United Kingdom. Pages featured front pages of over 200 periodicals overlaid with portraits of their proprietors.
    Ingham Place, Newcastle upon Tyne
    Ingham Place, Newcastle upon Tyne
    LEFT: Ingham Place from old map 1861. The Simpson family lived in a house behind the Ingham Place terrace
    RIGHT: Google maps view of the same area 2013. Now redeveloped as part of an industrial estate.
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Simpson, Robert (1859) and Hannah Elliott
    MC: Simpson, Robert (1859) and Hannah Elliott
    To date we have been unable to trace Robert's father, Thomas Simpson
    Family ID F223  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Dorothy Anderson,   b. 1869, North Shields, Tyne And Wear Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1941, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1896  Christ Church, North Shields, Tyne And Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Henry Leuliette Simpson,   b. 1897, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1955, North Shields, Tyne And Wear Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. Elsie E Simpson,   b. 1899, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1980  (Age 81 years)
     3. Dorothy Simpson,   b. 1901, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Joseph Austin Simpson,   b. 1903, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1978, Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Photos
    Son and daughters of Joseph Austin Simpson and Dorothy Anderson
    Son and daughters of Joseph Austin Simpson and Dorothy Anderson
    Joseph Austin (jnr), Dolly (Dorothy), Elsie and Ellen Welch (sister-in-law). Seated is Dorothy Simpson (Anderson)
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F222  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1866 - Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - 6, Baring Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1896 - Christ Church, North Shields, Tyne And Wear Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - 33, Salmon Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - 33, Salmon Street, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Uraemia - 24 Nov 1911 - South Shields, Tyne And Wear Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Nov 1911 - Westoe Cemetery, South Shields, Tyne and Wear Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Joseph Simpson
    Joseph Simpson
    Son of Robert Simpson, printer of South Shields

    BMD Certificates
    DC: Simpson, Joseph Austin (1911)
    DC: Simpson, Joseph Austin (1911)
    The cause of death is given as 'Uraemia - cannot state'. This does not exclude the family recollection of Joseph suffering an accident at home from which he died

    Headstones
    HS: Simpson Family
    HS: Simpson Family
    This obelisk commemorates the family of Robert Simpson, printer of South Shields.
    South face:
    (Plinth)
    In
    Loving Memory Of
    ROBERT SIMPSON
    Printer of
    South Shields
    Who Died May 23rd 1899
    Aged 67 Years
    And also of
    HANNAH ELLIOTT
    The beloved wife
    Of the above
    Who died November
    21st 1898
    Aged 67 Years
    JOSEPH
    Beloved husband of
    DOROTHY SIMPSON
    And son of the above
    Died Nov 24th 1911
    Aged 46 years
    Peace, Perfect Peace
    (Upper base)
    In Loving Memory Of
    ROBERT ANTHONY SIMPSON
    Dearly beloved husband of
    Mary Anne Simpson
    And eldest son of the above
    Died June 10th 1923 aged 62 years
    (Lower base)
    "Sunset and evening star
    And one clear call for me
    And may there be no moaning at the bar
    When I put out to sea"

    West face:
    In Memory Of
    DOROTHY
    Beloved wife of
    JOSEPH SIMPSON
    Died Dec 22nd 1941
    Aged 72 years

    East face:
    (Plinth)
    In Affectionate Remembrance of
    THOMAS LIDDELL SIMPSON
    2nd Lieutenant, 15th Battalion
    Durham Light Infantry
    who died in France on November 30th 1918
    whilst on active service with His Majesty's Forces
    and is interred in the Extension Cemetery Chaudray
    near Cambrai France
    aged 29 years
    dearly loved husband of LILY OSWALD SIMPSON
    and son of ROBERT ANTHONY SIMPSON and MARY ANN SIMPSON
    and grandson of
    ROBERT SIMPSON South Shields
    In loving memory of
    MARY ANN SIMPSON
    beloved wife of
    ROBERT ANTHONY SIMPSON
    died February 22nd 1947
    aged 83 years

    Plot: 13D plots 1429 and 1430

  • Sources 
    1. [S27] 1871 England Census, South Shields RG10/5037 19 31 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S34] 1881 English Census, South Shields RG11/5011 65 15 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S17] 1891 England Census, South Shields RG12/4152 5 4 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S19] 1901 England Census, South Shields RG13/4726 95 26 (Reliability: 4).

    5. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, South Shields 10a 622 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Tynemouth 10b 442 (OND 1896) (Reliability: 3).


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