*Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915 name: Nathaniel Stone Iii Simpkins event: Birth event date: 16 Apr 1912 event place: Boston, Massachusetts father: Nathaniel S. Jr. Simpkins mother: Olivia Thorndike volume/page/certificate number: P82 digital folder number: * Miami Herald, The (FL) - December 13, 1988 Deceased Name: Simpkins, Nathaniel. S. Simpkins, Nathaniel. S., III, 76, of Port St. Lucie, died Monday. No services. Aycock Funeral Home, Port St. Lucie.
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his fathers news items: Publication: Hyannis Patriot; Date: Oct 28, 1918; Section: None; Page: 2 Capt Simpkins Dead in France Capt Nathaniel S Simpkins Jr.oldest son of Nathaniel S Simpkins of Beverly,died recently in France from pneumonia. Capt Simpkins was a personal aide on the staff of General Edwards,commander of the 26th division overseas. He was a graduate of Harvard class of 1909.He was prominent in Boston insurance circles,being connected with the firm H R Dalton & Sons. He served on the Mexican border,and there received his commission,having enlisted as a private in one of the State units. Capt Simpkins would have been 33 years of age in December.Besides his widow Miss Olivia Thorndike of Boston,he leaves two young sons,one born since his departure for France,his parents, three brothers,John Willard and Tudor,and a sister Mrs Walter Tufts Jr. Capt Simpkins grandfather John Simpkins was a native of Yarmouth. Publication: Hyannis Patriot; Date: Nov 4, 1918; Section: None; Page: 2
DEATHS Simpkins-In France,of pneumonia,Capt Nathaniel Stone Simpkins Jr., a DC headquarters staff,26th division,son of nathaniel Stone and Mabel Jenks Simpkins,aged 32 years,a memorial service was held by his relatives and friends at St John's Church , Beverly Farms,on Sunday November 3rd at 4 o'clock. additional information courtesy of RJensen in the forums.