Some Information from Simpson Family Tree http://trees.ancestry.co.uk/pt/person.aspx?tid=371...-1695898843&pg=0
Raised his family in Tisdale, Saskatchewan
The 1901 Canadian census, Lisgar Manitoba, sub district Lorne, page 8. Thomas W. Simpson married, age 44, born May 2, 1856, England, farmer, emmigrated 1886. Wife Mary Simpson, age 35, born August 14, 1865, England. Daughter Mary I. Simpson, age 14, born February 26, 1887, Quebec. Daughter Ida M. Simpson, age 11, born May 6, 1889, Ontario. Daughter Clara Simpson, age 9, born November 10, 1891, Manitoba. Daughter Eva Simpson, age 7, born November 30, 1893, Manitoba. Son Thomas Simpson
, age 5, born December 10, 1895, Manitoba. Daughter Nita Simpson age 3, born October 8, 1897, Manitoba. Daughter Mabel Simpson, age 1, born December 1, 1899, Manitoba.
In the 1906 census of the Canadian Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, Manitoba, Townships 5 & 6, Ranges 9 and 10, subdistrict 4, page 6. [It is a bit difficult to read.] Thos. Simpson age 50, born England. Wife Mary Simpson, age 38?, born England. Daughter Mary Simpson, age 19, born Quebec. Daughter Ida Simpson, age 17, born Ontario. Daughter Clara Simpson, age15, born Manitoba. Son Thomas Simpson
age 12, born Manitoba. Daughter Nita Simpson age age 10?, born Manitoba. Daughter Mabel Simpson age 8? born Manitoba. Son Wm. Simpson, age 3, born, Manitoba.
In the 1911 census Swan Lake Manitoba, MacDonald district. Mary Simpson, head, widow, born August 1867
, age 43, born in England, racial origin Scotch, nationality not readable, Church of England, Landlady. Daughter Nita Simpson, born October 1897, age 13, born Manitoba. Son Thomas Simpson
, born December 1895 Manitoba, age 15. Daughter Mabel Simpson, born December 1899 Manitoba, age 11. Son William born May 1905 Manitoba, age 6. 3 lodgers
In the 1916 Canadian census Canton 5, Range 10 1st Meridian, Lorne Municipality, Manitoba. Mary Simpson, head, widow, age 48, born England, immigrated 1891, Telephone Agent. Daughter Mabel Simpson , age 15, born Manitoba, telephone operator. Son William Simpson, age 12 born Manitoba. Son Thomas Simpson
, overseas? Prince Albert Barracks single, age 20, born Manitoba, soldier. 1 roomer
Canadian Attestation papersThomas Simpson
Zealandia, Sask Canada
Next of Kin: Mother, Mrs. Mary Simpson, Swan Lake, Manitoba, Canada
Birthdate: 10th December 1895
Oath taken May 15, 1916, Prince Albert [Saskatchewan]
age 20 years 5 months
Height 5 feet 2 3/4 inces
Complexion light, eyes blue, Hair Light
Church of England
188th Overseas Battalion C. E. F.
Regimental Number 886602