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Mary Jane Simpson

Birthdate: (90)
Birthplace: Saint Francisville, Clark, Missouri, United States
Death: December 31, 1929 (90)
Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States (Senility)
Place of Burial: Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thurston Simpson and Mary Ann Simpson
Wife of George Alma Fraughton
Ex-wife of Henry Dorwart Sabin and Jens Peter Benson
Mother of Mary Elizabeth Galloway; Sarah Ellen Peters; Orson Alonzo Fraughton; Julia Margarethe Peterson; George Frederick Fraughton and 5 others
Half sister of John Simpson; Christiana Simpson and Thurston Simpson, Jr.

Occupation: Married Henry Dowart Sabin in Utah in 1857
Managed by: Della Dale Smith-Pistelli
Last Updated:

About Mary Jane Simpson

Mary Jane Simpson was born June 22, 1839, in Saint Francisville, Clark County, Missouri, USA. She was the daughter of Thurston Simpson and Mary Ann Barlin (per her death certificate shown on Find A She was married three times: first on December 26, 1853, in Salt Lake City, Utah, Peter Benson, and they had one son, but were divorced sometime in 1854. She married second on October 29, 1855, also in Salt Lake City, Henry Dorwart Sabin, and they had one daughter, but also divorced. She married third on December 1, 1862, in Salt Lake City, George Fraughton, and they had 8 children. The tombstone photo shown on Find A was taken by Betty (Marglon) Henning, a 2nd great-granddaughter of George and Mary Jane (Simpson) Fraughton. Father: Thurston Simpson (1808 - 1889) Spouses: Jens Peter Benson (1831 - 1898), Henry Sabin (1836 - 1900) and George Fraughton (1822 - 1905)



John Jeremiah Benson (1854 - 1930)


Mary Elizabeth Sabin Marshall (1858-1905)


Sarah Ellen Fraughton Peters (1863-1940)


Orson Alonzo Fraughton (1865 - 1934)


Julia Margarethe Peterson (1869 - 1929)


George Frederick Fraughton (1870 - 1879)


Alma William Fraughton (1875 - 1952)


David Lorenzo Fraughton (1876 - 1939)


Joseph Hyrum Fraughton (1878 - 1954)


Martha Elda Fraughton Harris (1883-1961)

Created by: Dona (Carr) Mooring

Record added: Feb 13, 2011

Find A Grave Memorial# 65597045

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Mary Jane Simpson's Timeline

June 22, 1839
Saint Francisville, Clark, Missouri, United States
November 13, 1854
Age 15
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
April 3, 1858
Age 18
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
October 6, 1863
Age 24
Midway, Wasatch, Utah, United States
January 29, 1865
Age 25
Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States
September 20, 1869
Age 30
Snyderville, Summit, Utah, United States
July 24, 1871
Age 32
Kamas, Summit, Utah, United States
July 3, 1875
Age 36
Summit, Utah, United States
November 14, 1876
Age 37
Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States