1902 - 1958 (55 years)
||Keith Edward (Caldow-) Simpson |
||9 Jun 1902
||West Ham, Essex
||Dec 30 1953 
|From the Sydney Morning Herald: 'A security organisation consisting of specially trained 'air detectives' has been set up to enure that the Queen's mail is handled and delivered without risk of pillage duing her present tour... Mr K Caldow-Simpson, once Chief Provost Officer for the Royal Australian Air Force in the South-West Pacific, is responsible for the area stretching from Milne Bay to Honiara and Johnson's Field, Guadalcanal.'|
The addition of 'Caldow' to the surname is unexplained but is cited in the Probate as well.
|British Army 1918-1919, 1921-24. War Medal and Victory Medal. |
|Enlisted in RAAF 18 Oct 1941 (Service Number 263348). Squadron Leader. Assistant Provost Marshal South-West Pacific 1943-44. Discharged 5 Jul 1946. 1939-43 Star, Pacific Star. Oak Leaf denotes 'Mentioned in Dispatches'. Information kindly interpreted from photo by www.khakidevil.co.uk |
||York House, Giggs Hill, Thames Ditton
|Emma Sophia Callingham, Head, 64yrs 5mo, F, Widowed, Surrey Thames Ditton, Householder, Employer, At Home.|
Dorothy Sophy Callingham, Daughter, 29yrs 6mo, F, Single, Surrey Thames Ditton, Driver, private Hire Car. At Home.
Gertrude Eleanor Huide, Boarder, 26yrs 1 mo, F, SIngle, London C. of London, Clerk, National Amalgamated Approved Society, Euston Square London N.W.
Keith Edward Simpson, Guest, 19yrs -mo, M, Single, Forest Gate Essex, Clerk Wine merchants, J.R Parkington & Co. Mincing Lane, Mincing Lane London E.C.
Ernest Frederick Simpson, Visitor, 25yrs 11mo, M, Single, Stratford London, Gentleman.
|Emigrated to Australia |
||27 Apr 1958
||Rouna, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
||23 Sep 1960
||Port Moresby, New Guinea and London
|CALDOW-SIMPSON Keith Edward of Lae and Mount Hagen Papua and New Guinea died 27 April 1958 at Rouna Via Port Moresby Papua Administration (with Will) Port Moresby to the Public Curator of Papua and New Guinea. Effects £236 6s.6d in England. Sealed London 23 September. |
||Peachester Cemetery, Queensland
- (Research):youngest of six
SIMPSON KEITH EDWARD : Service Number - 263348 : Date of birth - 09 Jun 1902 : Place of birth - Unknown : Place of enlistment - Unknown : Next of Kin - SIMPSON BRIDGET
||Simpson & Elder
||14 Jan 2022 |
||Frederick James Simpson, b. 1854, St George In The East , d. 21 Jul 1932 (Age 78 years) |
||Theresa Alberta Opfermann, b. 7 Oct 1866, Mile End, Middlesex , d. 30 Oct 1939, District of 'Essex South Western' (Age 73 years) |
||2 Seagry Road Wanstead N E
|310 SIMPSON, Frederick James Head Married, 24 years M 56 1855 House Agent Middlesex |
310 SIMPSON, Theresa Wife Married, 24 years F 43 1868 Middlesex
310 SIMPSON, Norah Alny Daughter Single F 22 1889 Essex
310 SIMPSON, Herbert James Son Single M 20 1891 Estate Agent Essex
310 SIMPSON, Elsie Caroline Daughter Single F 18 1893 Essex
310 SIMPSON, Helen Daughter Single F 17 1894 School Essex
310 SIMPSON, Ernest Frederick Son Single M 15 1896 School Essex
310 SIMPSON, Keith Edward Son Single M 8 1903 Essex
310 MATHEW, Kate Elizabeth Servant Single F 26 1885 Domestic Servant Essex
310 MORTER, Florence Maud Servant Single F 28 1883 Domestic Servant Essex
RG number: RG14
Reference: RG14PN9603 RG78PN511 RD188 SD7 ED7 SN310
Registration District: West Ham
Sub District: Wanstead
Enumeration District: 7
Address: 2 Seagry Road Wanstead N E
Frederick James Simpson and Theresa with their children in 1902. L-R: Ernest Frederick (7), Norah Amy (14), Keith Edward (b.9 June), Helen (8), Herbert James (12), Elsie Caroline (10).
||Wedding of Norah Simpson and William Cuthbertson, Jan-Mar 1924|
Taken at the rear of 2 Seagry Road, Norah's family home.
Back row: Unknown female, Unknown male, Samuel Glanville Lane, Unknown female, Ernest Frederick Simpson, Ernest's wife Dorothy, Unknown female, Unknown male, Unknown male, David Caldow Simpson
Middle row: Ester (housemaid), Unknown female, Unknown female, Unknown female, Frances Jane Simpson*, Herbert James Simpson, Unknown female, Unknown female, Frederick James Simpson, coachman?
Front row: Katherine Elizabeth Simpson*, Blank female, Helen Marjorie Simpson, Helen Simpson, William Cuthbertson (groom), Norah Amy Simpson (bride), Elsie Caroline Simpson, Lela Cuthbertson, Theresa Alberta Opfermann, Elizabeth Anne Simpson*
*One of the five 'maiden aunts'. If the other two, Emma and Eva were present, they are not identified.
||2 Seagry Road as it is today.|
- [S5] Information kindly supplied by John Gerard Simpson (Reliability: 3).
From grave plaque in Peachester Cemetery, Queensland.
- [S5] Information kindly supplied by John Gerard Simpson (Reliability: 2).
From Genes Reunited