Jan. 16, 1888 Tipton Moniteau County Missouri, USA
John was the son of James Montgomery Simpson & Monica McAtee. He married Martha Layton on 28 November 1848 & they had 1 daughter. He married Catherine Hutchinson on 15 November 1858 & they had several children all of whom died in infancy. John was the Postmaster at Dogwood, IL & also a teacher.