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Presley Simpson
Birth: 1773
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1851
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

Parents:

Father: John Simpson (b c.1730, Prince William Co., Va). Died 18 Feb 1800, Halifax Co., Va.

Mother: Hannah Roberts Simpson

John and Hannah were parents of 12 children.


Spouse

Martha (Pattsy) Southerland or Sutherland (b. 1780 in Va)
Daughter of Samuel Southerland and Martha Foster

Married 31 August 1801 in Henry Co. Va.

Moved from Smith Co, Tennessee to Wayne Co, Illinois circa 1830

Martha died in 1850's in Wayne Co. Il.

Children:

Rebecca Ann Simpson Newby
Martha Simpson Lawrence
Elizabeth Simpson Bradshaw
Harriet Simpson Boze
James Sheldon Simpson
Presley Simpson (died infancy)
Miriah Simspon Carter
John D. Simpson
William C. Simpson
Mary Simpson Strong Babett
Cynthia Simpson Bradley
Nancy Simpson Hyres


Presley's brother was William Simpson, Sr. who is buried in this cemetery. A brother, Jesse Simpson, is buried in Knox Co. Tn.

Presley was a Methodist-Episcopal minister. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Simpson (1730 - 1800)
  Hannah Roberts Simpson (1733 - 1800)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Sutherland Simpson (1785 - 1850)*
 
 Children:
  Rebecca Simpson Newby (1802 - 1900)*
  Harriet Simpson Boze (1808 - 1883)*
  Elizabeth Simpson Bradshaw (1811 - 1891)*
  John D. Simpson (1818 - 1898)*
  James Sheldon Simpson (1826 - 1901)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Simpson (1755 - 1839)*
  Elizabeth Simpson Wyatt (1770 - 1838)*
  Hester Simpson Thomasson (1771 - ____)*
  Jesse Simpson (1772 - 1850)*
  Presley Simpson (1773 - 1851)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Simpson-Winzenburger Cemetery
Burnt Prairie
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: roy wethington
Record added: May 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90702145
Presley Simpson
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Added by: Bill
 
 
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For Presley, my 4th great uncle, brother of my 3rd great grandmother, Hester Simpson Thomasson of Henry Co., Virginia.....Love, Rebecca A. Prillaman
- Rebecca Prillaman
 Added: Oct. 23, 2014

- Bob Newby
 Added: Aug. 25, 2012
 
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