Ignatius Simpson1

#3794, (circa 1775 - )
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*____ Simpson2
Mother*Nancy _____

Family 1

Children 1.___1 Simpson11 (bt 1810 - 1815 - )
 2.___2 Simpson11 (bt 1815 - 1820 - )

Family 2

Hetty Loyd

Family 3

Margaret _____ b. c 1790
Children 1.___3 Simpson11 (bt 1820 - 1825 - )
 2.___4 Simpson11 (bt 1820 - 1825 - )
 3.___5 Simpson11 (bt 1820 - 1825 - )
 4.James Simpson+13 (1821 - 1885)
 5.___6 Simpson11 (bt 1825 - 1830 - )
 6.William Hamilton Simpson+14 (c 1828 - )
 7.Charlotte Simpson14 (c 1830 - )
 8.America Malinda Simpson+2 (1831 - )
Ann Simpson is almost certainly dau. of either Ignatius Simpson (more prob.) or Benjamin Simpson. Ignatius had a dau. b ca. 1816, and both had a dau. b. ca. 1820. In 1840, neis. of Benj. Ward and Ann Simpson were John Hesson and Nancy Ward, and Benjamin Simpson and Sally Roddy.3 
Ignatius was a witness at Sarah's marriage; Ignatius and Benjamin (and John Hesson) were in Grass Tshp., Spencer Co., IN, 1830 census.2 
While the names of the children of both Benjamin and Ignatius are not known, there were the following marriages in Spencer County following the 1830 census of Spencer County, in which the only Simpson entries are for Benjamin and Ignatius, both in Grass Township (the entries are in alphabetical order so it cannot be known if they were neighbors):
Ann Simpson and Benjamin A. Ward, 27 Jan 1839
Benjamin Simpson and Catherine Hammons, 3 Sep 1835
Benjamin Simpson and Catherine Masock, 6 Apr 1842
Benjamin Simpson and Sarah Emery, 24 Apr 1850
Elizabeth Simpson and Everett Howell, 23 May 1837 (nei. of Nancy and Hathaway, 1850 census0
James Simpson and Sarah L Byres, 7 Feb 1842 (son of Ignatius)
John Simpson and Julian Hackworth, 23 Jul 1835
John Simpson and Mary Ann Casey, 13 Jan 1840
John Simpson and Catherine Parsley, 23 Jan 1840
Mary Simpson and John Cahoon, 2 Jan 1831
Nancy Simpson and Hathaway Phillips, 20 Mar 1844 (nei. of Elizabeth and Everett, 1850 census)
Nancy O. Simpson and Samuel Beshears, 9 Nov 1836

A possible family group from Donna Cooper is also cited in a Note.4,2 
Marriage records for Ignatius Simpson:
1. Ignatius Simpson, b. VA ca. 1775, d. Warrick Co., IN bef. Mar 1857; and Margarete Hamilton, b. PA ca. 1790, d. Warrick Co. IN betw. 1850–1860; marr. Campbell Co. KY 14 Nov 1813 [source: Donna Cooper].

2. Nov 14 1813. Ignatius Mitchell (Simson on original License) to Margaret Hamilton, bondsman Thomas Hamilton [Campbell County Marriages, transcribed by the Rebecca Bryan Boone Chapet of the DAR, posted by permission on Rootsweb].

3. Marriages of Campbell, Boone and Kenton Cos., KY, 1795-1850: Ignatius Mitchell & Margaret HAMILTON, 10 Nov 1813 (bond date), bondsman Thomas Hamilton, Campbell Co., KY [Northern Kentucky Marriages, 1795-1850 at Ancestry.com].

4. Marriage Records of Mason Co. KY 1804-1811, Vol. II. Andrew Lee and Catherine Hamilton, marr. 26 Apr 1806; Ignatius Mitchell, B[ondsman]; Elizabeth Hamilton, M[other?]; Wm. Hamilton, W[itness]. [Mason Co. KY Marriage Records, 1804-60, Vol. II-VI at Ancestry.com].
"I do hereby certify that I agree and grant privilege for you to issue license to Andrew Lee to my daughter Catherine Hamilton. Signed: Elizabeth B. Hamilton. Witness: Ignatus Mitchell; William Hamilton." [http://kykinfolk.com/mason/bk2bride.html]

5. Marriage Records of Mason Co. KY, Vol. III 1814-1820. Chas. Allen and Martha Mitchell; marr. 14 Jan 1819; Chas. W. Allen, Bondsman; Ignatius Mitchell, B[ondsman] [Mason Co., KY Marriage Records, 1804-60, Vol. II-VI at Ancestry.com].2 
Birth*circa 1775He was born circa 1775 at VirginiaG.5 
Marriage1 January 1807He witnessed the marriage of John Hesson and Sarah Simpson on 1 January 1807 at Campbell Co., KentuckyG; (Tuley.us has marriage contract signed 1 Oct 1808, marr. 24 Oct 1808 by Rev. Thomas Kyle.)6,7 
Marriage*14 November 1813He married Hetty Loyd on 14 November 1813 at Campbell Co., KentuckyG.8 
Marriage*He married Margaret _____
1820He and Margaret _____ appeared on the census of 1820 at Campbell Co., KentuckyG; (neis. John Hesson; John "Callin"; Joseph Oliver; Lee Oliver; Eli Oliver.)9 
between 1827 and 1828He and Margaret _____ removed between 1827 and 1828 Spencer County Indiana.10 
1830He and Margaret _____ appeared on the census of 1830 at Grass Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG; neis. Benjamin Simpson; John Hesson; Silas Brown; also Wire, Touly, Oskin, Abshire.11 
20 August 1850He and Margaret _____ appeared on the census of 20 August 1850 at Skelton Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG; nei Wm A Simpson (21) and Louisa (18); Wm (20) and America M (18) Gray.12 

Citations

  1. [S244] Northern Kentucky Marriages, 1795-1850, online Ancestry.com.
  2. [S520] VWH.
  3. [S27] Vincent W Hartnett, V. W. Hartnett Notes.
  4. [S657] Ancestry.com Message Boards, online \http://boards.ancestry.com/\, posted by Donna Cooper, 3 Nov 2010 2:03PM (http://boards.ancestry.com/thread.aspx)

    Ignatius Simpson Relatives from Donna Cooper

    1. Ignatius Simpson b: Abt. 1775 in VA, d: Bef. Mar 1857 in Warrick Co., IN + Margarete Hamilton b: Abt. 1790 in Pennsylvania, m: Nov 14, 1813 in Campbell Co., KY, d: Bet. 1850–1860 in Warrick Co., IN --------------

    2 ______ Simpson b: Abt. 1813 in Campbell Co., KY --------------

    2 _______ Simpson b: Abt. 1815 in Campbell Co., KY -------------

    2 Margaret Jane Simpson b: Abt. 1819 in Campbell Co., KY, d: Aft. 1880 in Warrick Co., IN + Hugh Byers b: 1815 in Grayson Co., KY, m: Oct 25, 1839 in Warrick Co., IN, d: Abt. 1870 in Warrick Co., IN -------------

    2 James Simpson b: Apr 27, 1821 in Campbell Co., KY, d: Aug 19, 1885 in Warrick Co., IN + Sarah Lettia Byers b: Abt. 1822 in Kentucky, m: Feb 21, 1842 in Spencer Co., IN, d: Aft. 1880 in Warrick Co., IN -------------

    2 Benjamin Thomas Hamilton Simpson b: Jun 07, 1826 in Pigeon, Warrick Co., IN, d: May 08, 1888 in Warrick Co., IN
    + Mary Edwards b: Aug 18, 1830 in Warrick Co., IN, m: Feb 24, 1848 in Warrick Co., IN, d: Dec 15, 1910 in Warrick Co., IN - Not sure about the T. H in Benjamin's name? -------------

    2 Simpson b: Abt. 1828 in Spencer Co., IN -------------

    2 William Hamilton Simpson b: 1829 in Warrick Co., IN, d: Bet. 1862–1863 in Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Co., MO + Louisa Bristow b: Mar 12, 1831 in Spencer Co., IN, m: May 18, 1848 in Warrick Co., IN, d: May 12, 1911 in Madison Co., AR - Stone for Louisa probably incorrect - has 1826.-------------

    3 Charlotte Simpson b: Abt. 1830 in Warrick Co., IN, d: Aft. 1860 in Warrick Co., IN + Andrew J. Curry b: Abt. 1837 in Indiana, m: Feb 10, 1856 in Warrick Co., IN, d: Aft. 1880 in Warrick Co., IN -------------

    2 America Malinda Simpson b: Mar 21, 1831 in Warrick Co., IN, d: Jul 13, 1916 in Warrick Co., IN + William C. Gray b: Jul 19, 1828 in NC, m: Jun 09, 1847 in Warrick Co., IN, d: Nov 04, 1901 in Warrick Co., IN. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com Boards.
  5. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Ignatius (75), b. VA.
  6. [S244] Northern Kentucky Marriages, 1795-1850, online Ancestry.com, Marriages of Campbell, Boone and Kenton Counties, Kentucky, 1795-1850: John Hesson and Sary Simpson, marr. 1 Jan 1807 by GH, consent by mother Nancy Simpson, who sent consent with son Benjamin Simpson, witnessed by Ignatius Simpson & John Callon, Campbell Co., KY. "If the consent is signed by the mother of the party, it can generally be assumed that the father is deceased at the time of the proposed marriage."
  7. [S480] Campbell County Kentucky Marriages on Campbell County KY GenWeb, online www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~kycampbe/marriagesindex.htm, 1 Jan 1807, John Hesson to Sary Simpson, bondsman Benjamin Simpson. [There is also an entry in the transcription for 30 Dec 1806, "John Nelson to Sary Simpson (d/o Nancy Simpson) bond by brother Benjamin Simpson.]
  8. [S50] Kentucky Marriage Records 1802-1850, online Ancestry.com, Spouse 1: Loyd, Hetty; Spouse 2: Simpson, Ignatius; Marriage Date: 14 Nov 1813; Marriage Location: Kentucky, Campbell Co.
  9. [S115] 1820 U.S. Federal Census. Ignatius (27-45); Margaret (27-45); m (10-15); 4 f (<10); 1 person engaged in agriculture.
  10. [S520] VWH.
  11. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. Ignatius (50-59); F (40-49) [Margaret]; M (15-19) [___1]; 2 m (5-9) [James, ___3]; m (<5) [Wm Hamilton]; f (10-14) [___2]; 2 f (5-9) [___4, ___5]; 2 f (<5) [poss. Charlotte, ___6]; heads of household are in alphbetical order.
  12. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Ignatius (75), farmer, b. VA; Margaret (60), b. PA; Charlotte (19).
  13. [S536] King Family Tree, ladyjack451, owner, online Ancestry.com.
  14. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.