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Norman Simpson (1842 - )

 

Born: August 24, 1842  197   

Married: Janet.  197

Children: Daughter married David McLeish who was a keeper for 40 years. He was stationed at Cape Maria
with Simpsons and I assume met his wife there.  197

 

Died:

 

Pencarrow  197 Probationary Keeper  197 July 1, 1867  197 April, 1870  197
Mana Island  197 Assistant Keeper  197 April, 1870  197  July 15, 1870 (Promoted to Principal Keeper)  197
Mana Island  197 Principal Keeper  dd July 16, 1870  197   August, 1877  197
Farewell Spit  197 Principal Keeper  dd September, 1877  197 June, 1881  197
Cape Egmont  197 Principal Keeper  dd June, 1881  197 May 5, 1887  197
Cape Marie van Diemen  197 Principal Keeper  dd May 18, 1887  197 August 8, 1890  197
Tiri Matangi  197  82 Principal Keeper  dd  82 August, 1890  197  82 August, 1898  197  82
Moeraki  197 Principal Keeper  dd September, 1898  197 February 1,1903   (Retired)  197

 

Additional Sources:

 

82. http://www.angelfire.com/ga3/gretasplace/Resources/LighthouseKeepers.html

197. Norman Simpson (Gayle Dickison, Nov 4 2011)

 

 

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