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kmullikin [Mary Simpson, c. 1866-1873]
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-Mary was born in Kentucky as a free person. ​ Her mother was Ellen Simpson, the daughter of Jilson and Eliza Hawkins. ​ Ellen moved with her parents to Rising Sun, Indiana, a year after her daughter died.  Although there was no explanation of Mary’s death, James Dinsmore did make note of the coffin he purchased. ​ Like her sister or aunt, Eliza, Mary was buried on the hill above the Dinsmore house, with two fieldstones marking her grave.+Mary was born in Kentucky as a free person. ​ Her mother was Ellen Simpson, the daughter of [[jilson_hawkins|Jilson]] and [[eliza_hawkins_simpson|Eliza Hawkins]].  Ellen moved with her parents to Rising Sun, Indiana, a year after her daughter died.  Although there was no explanation of Mary’s death, ​[[james_dinsmore|James Dinsmore]] did make note of the coffin he purchased. ​ Like her sister or aunt, Eliza, Mary was buried on the hill above the Dinsmore house, with two fieldstones marking her grave.
  
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