Henry Joseph (Harry) SIMPSON (my grandfather). Born on 27 Aug 1904 in Birmingham. Henry Joseph (Harry) died in 110 Holifast Road, Sutton Coldfield, on 16 Feb 1972 of cancer of the colon and carcinomatosis; he was 67. He is buried, with his wife Doris, in Oscott cemetry, section 8b, 182a. Religion: Roman Catholic.
On 10 Sep 1932 when Henry Joseph (Harry) was 28, he married Doris Mary CULLEY, daughter of Alfred Henry CULLEY & Mary Sophia Ann BOAST, in Church of St Mary and John, Gravelly Hill North. Born on 25 Apr 1906 in 100a Bovill Road, Forest Hill, London. Doris Mary died in 110 Holifast Road, Sutton Coldfield, on 3 Sep 1983 of a pulmonary embolism; she was 77.
They had one child, my father:
i. John Graham
1911, 33 York Road, age: 6
1932, 33 York Road, Erdington, age: 27
1934, 33 York Road, age: 29
Death: 16 Feb 1972, 110 Holifast Road, Sutton Coldfield, age: 67
Tool turner, rubber works (1934)
Company Director, plastics manufacturer (1961)
Harry Simpson and Doris Culley on their wedding day (1932). Click to enlarge
Harry and Doris at Holifast Road. Click to enlarge.