Gravestone Photographic Resource
An international directory of grave, tomb, war and other death memorials.
All GPR entries for the surname SIMPSON
You can change the display order by clicking one of the column titles - eg burial year.
Google internet search for the name SIMPSON
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Use one of the above links or the column headings above to change the display order.
A name listed within double quotes is either a nickname or pet name.
If a person you searching for is not listed then have a look at the alternative spellings of the surname SIMPSON by looking at all the surnames starting with the letters S.
If that fails then use the Full Name Search with just the surname SIMPSON.This will give you similar names as well as entries for maiden and family names.
About the SIMPSON names held within the GPR
This page contains a list of all the entries for the surname, maiden and family name SIMPSON that are held within the Gravestone Photographic Resource online database. It is quite likely that there are also entries available for alternative spellings of this name. It is very easy for you to check to see if there are any alternative spellings: you just need to look at the page that shows all the names listed under the starting letter (S in this case) of the surname you are interested in.
The SIMPSON name may also be found within either maiden or family names stored within the GPR.
If you click on a particular name or GPR reference number above you will see details of what information is held for that particular grave monument. If there is a high quality image available then you will be able to order a free copy of it.
If you click on a particular church, parish or town name above then you will see details of all the grave monument images that are available for that particular location.
If there is a blank in the relationship column above then it means that this person is the first named individual on the grave monument.
If you are interested in ordering a number of different images from different graves monuments, it may help if you list in grave order so that everyone mentioned on the same monument are listed together.
Please note that all ages and dates of birth listed in the above list that are shown in red have been calculated and are probably not on the monument.
You should treat the calculated dates of birth with caution as the ages given on monuments are often inaccurate.
The dates and ages on many monuments are also often hard to read.
It is therefore important to use the dates as guides as they may be incorrect.
The same person may appear many times in the above list.
This is because a person can easily be listed on many different monuments.
For instance, a person could be listed on their own grave as well as on the gravestone monuments of their children and their spouse.
Occasionally names will be duplicated because the monument has in error been photographed and indexed twice.
Where a relationship is shown as unknown, this usually means that parts of the monument are illegible and relationship cannot be read.
Where no relationship is given this means that this is normally the first name on the monument.
All the relationships on any particular monument relate to this first named individual.
If there is no burial date then it is likely that they are not buried at this location.
Please note that the GPR records ALL names on monuments.
All comment /feedback /help requests within the Gravestone Photographic Resource for the name SIMPSON
Stone Quarrymen from Newbiggin then Windy Nook.
Nathaniel Simpson 1807-1849. Gravestone shows he was dearly loved by his father William.
Many thanks for sight of the stone relating to Hugh L Simpson
Grace Edna Simpson monument (grave 343290)
The image arrived quickly and was of excellent quality. Many Thanks.
I was looking for Robert Simpson, born 1805 in the Filey area. I know he lived in Hunmanby in 1855, was a fisherman, but couldn't find any death details. The gravestone I viewed was not connected. However I have used the site before and have been successful. Thank you.
George & Rebecca SImpson
Thank you for making this resource available! You responded promptly and provided a significant clue in my family history research.
Simpsons of Lincolnshire
The photos of George and Susanna are excellent and have helped my research a great deal.
Thank you for the images. They are very helpful and may I say a terrific site.
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Very pleased to receive the image of Annie Simpson's memorial today. The swift reply was appreciated.
William Simpson family grave at Weeton Yorkshire
Many thanks for this. I am more than a little bit gobsmacked. Until now, all of my recent research has been on the computer. To see the gravestone with the names of my great great grandfather and grandmother is a little bit unreal: it starts to bring my family history much closer than I had thought possible. It also gives clues to a date that I had started to struggle to find.
Many thanks again for your time and effort in running this wonderful site
Thank you very much for the photograph. A great service
Thanks so much for taking these photos and making them available. Robert Woodliffe Simpson was my great grandfather.
Website was very helpful as my family originated from Yorkshire and as I now live over two hours' drive away, I cannot easily get back to look around the local cemeteries.
Hi Charles, Thank you so much for the photo. What an excellent service. Keep up the good work.
Many thanks for your help,
What a great site
I found you by accident but it was a nice find thank you for any help you have or will give me
Robert Woodliffe Simpson
Thank you so much for sending along the photograph. I was truly amazed that on the other side of the world there was someone who snapped a photo of the headstone of my great-grandfather. It has helped me in tracing my family roots. One note - it is listed as Robery Woodliffe Simpson on the web - it should be Robert. Again - many thanks.
Pettistree grave of Jeremiah & Arabella Simpson
What a great resource. I have not yet had a chance to travel to Suffolk to visit my ancestors' last resting place, so this is the next best thing! Thank you so much.
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