Our Bennett/Simpson Roots

A Distinguished Heritage

Charlotte Nicholson

CHARLOTTE NICHOLSON (26 May 1836 – 26 Nov 1918) was born in Butterknowle, Dunham, England the daughter of James Nicholson and Mary Dawson.

Charlotte married Valentine Simpson in Butterknowle, Durham, England in about 1856.  Charlotte and Valentine had fourteen children of record.

Charlotte and Valentine came to America in 1865 and then made their way to Utah where they eventually settled in the area now known as Hooper, Weber County, Utah.  Valentine died 25 Aug 1895 in Hooper, Weber, Utah at the age of 60.

Charlotte continued to live in Hooper until her death 26 Nov 1918 at age 82.  Charlotte is buried in the Hooper City Cemetery, Hooper, Weber, Utah.


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