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Marriage Certificate, 11 sep 1907, Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas - approx 15" x 19" on heavy stock. William and Ada noted the births of their children on the bottom and reverse side, as follows ver batim: (see detail below)
 Clarence Alford Simpson borned Oct 18, Sund 11:40 am 1908 Fort Scott Kan
 Orval Marvin Simpson borned March 29=1910 10:50 am morning Fort ScottKan Tuestay
 Forest Melvin Simpson borned Feb 12=1914 6:45 am morning Fort Scott Kan wensday
 Sarah Elizabeth Simpson Sunday 11:45 borned December 5=1915
 Dorothy Mae Simpson April 24=1918 7:20 am wed Morning
 Gladys Lucille Simpson May 25=1921 after midnight 2:00am wen

 Also included on the back is the notation for Forest's marriage:
 "Forrest M. Simpson married to Dorothy Wood May 12, 1931"
On the front of the certificate, Willam and Ada noted their birth information:
"Wm H. Simpson Borned June 14 1875"(1)
"Ada May Simpson Feb 9 12:00pm 1885

(1) William's date of birth is recorded everywher else as 1869 - there is one other reference that favors 1875 - the 1880 Census of LaCygne, Linn, Kansas where his age is shown as 5

His death certificate gives his date of birth as 14 jun 1869

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