Outback Graves Markers

John Law Downie SIMPSON

Burial Location:Sandstone  (details...)
Place of Death: Black Range Hospital
Date of Death: 01 December 1909
Date of Burial:02 December 1909
Age:About 42 years
OGM Ref#: 1192


Mr Simpson is buried in the Church of England portion of the Cemetery, plot number 8. His father was born in Lancashire, England, his mother in Fife, Scotland. The couple married in Lancashire in 1849. Their first two children were born in Scotland before the couple emigrated to Victoria, where the next seven children were born, John Law Downie being the fifth.
Parents:Jane (nee DOWNIE) and Thomas SIMPSON
Spouse:Jemima "Minnie" NICHOLLS
Marriage Details:22 December 1890, South Melbourne, Victoria; Marriage Reg.No.8271/1890
Children:Claude Downie, born 9 September 1891, South Melbourne; Bertram John, born January 1896, Kalgoorlie, Birth Reg.No.435/1897, Kalgoorlie
Birth Details:15 November 1867, Ballarat, Victoria; Birth Reg.No.19925/186, Ballarat
Death Certificate:13/1909, Black Range