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Dora Elizabeth Brooks Chrisman
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1877
Linn County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1940
Linn County
Missouri, USA

Daughter of James and Nancy 'Gillispie' Brooks. On December 10, 1893, she married Henry Seymour Simpson. He died in 1938. Their children were: Pearl Robert, Henry Lee, Floyd L., Liddie Elizabeth, Ruth, Eulalia, Essie, and Ida.

On May 31, 1922 she married Gullie Chrisman in Chillicothe. She was blessed with 24 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

“The death of Mrs. Gulley Chrisman occurred at her home south of Meadville at 8:15 o’clock this morning. Mrs. Chrisman, in poor health for some time, suffered a stroke on Tuesday evening.

Mrs. Chrisman was the mother of Mrs. Oliver Rinehart, Mrs. William Moore, Mrs. Lydia Scott, Henry, Floyd and Pearl Simpson, all of Chillicothe. Seven daughters and three sons survive along with Mr. Chrisman.

No funeral arrangements have been made. The Smiley Funeral Home at Wheeling has charge of the funeral.” The Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune, November 27, 1940
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Henry Seymour Simpson (1868 - 1938)
  Gullie Chrisman (1884 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Essie M. Simpson Wilson (1895 - 1970)*
  Ida Alice Simpson Scott (1897 - 1980)*
  Eulalia Simpson Rinehart (1899 - 1979)*
  Pearl Robert Simpson (1903 - 1981)*
  Henry Lee Simpson (1905 - 1988)*
  Liddie Elizabeth Simpson Scott (1908 - 1990)*
  Floyd Leon Simpson (1911 - 1995)*
  Ruth Simpson England (1913 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wheeling Cemetery
Wheeling
Livingston County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Tressia
Originally Created by: G Trent Gann
Record added: Jan 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104039020
Dora Elizabeth <i>Brooks</i> Chrisman
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Dora Elizabeth <i>Brooks</i> Chrisman
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