Records of Edward Simpson on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Edward Simpson family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Edward Simpson and the Simpson Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Edward Simpson Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Edward Simpson family tree.

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Some Famous People called Edward Simpson

Edward SimpsonWikipedia Edward Simpson (3 March 1824-1 December 1888)served as an officer in the United States Navy during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War, eventually attaining the rank of rear admiral.
Edward SimpsonWikipedia Edward Thornhill Beckett Simpson (March 5, 1867 ? March 20, 1944) was a first class cricketer who played 8 games for Oxford University in 1888 and 2 games for Yorkshire County Cricket Club in 1889.