Simpson HARRIS

Male - 1850


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  • Name Simpson HARRIS  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1840 Census - St. Ferdinand Township, St. Louis County, Missouri
      Series: M704 Roll: 231 Page: 235
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    Burial 1850  Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Cold Water Cemetery

      TOMBSTONE:
      Simpson Harris, father, ____ Feb. 28 ____ aged 46 yrs.
      Farewell my wife and children all, From you a father Christ doth call.
      Mourn not for me, it is in vain To Call me to your sight again.

      Was a teacher at old Cold Water School.
    _UID BAD864CA66FC4C12BED224C4572DF6D54736 
    Died 28 Feb 1850  St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2607  Clan Home Genealogy
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2008 

    Family Mary PATTERSON,   b. 31 Mar 1809, Florissant, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1884, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1825 
    Children 
     1. Nancy HARRIS,   b. 1826, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lucy HARRIS,   b. 4 Apr 1828, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1851, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Franklin HARRIS,   b. 1829, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Elizabeth HARRIS,   b. 1832, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1893, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. Elisha D. HARRIS,   b. 1832, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1883, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     6. John W. HARRIS,   b. 11 Feb 1836, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1873, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     7. Lewis S. HARRIS,   b. 25 Apr 1838, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1839-1899, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     8. Amy J. HARRIS,   b. 18 Dec 1839, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1845, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     9. James HARRIS,   b. Abt 1843, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Mary V. HARRIS,   b. 10 Jul 1847, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1850, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     11. Copers HARRIS,   b. 1849,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2000 
    Family ID F1265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • WILL: St. Louis and St. Louis County, Missouri Probate Records-778/32II (96) Vol. 2 1849-1861. Page 5 - Simpson Harris, Wrtn 12-9-34, Rec. 4-24-50. "Mary Harris wf., Elisha Patterson and Dan T. Patterson, gdns, children unnamed, Durrett Patterson rel ng (married Matilda Harris) Isaac Jones & Matilda Harris Wits. D:130.

  • Sources 
    1. [S39] A Stroll Through Coldwater Cemetery, Webster Groves Chapter, National Society, DAR, (1976, Tombstone Inscriptions and Historical Information), page 14 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S320] 1840 - U.S. Census, (Washington: National Archives) (Reliability: 3).