- H. William Simpson (add)
- W. Elizabeth Barnard1865 - 1946
m. 15 Jun 1911
Facts and Events
||6 Aug 1865
||DuPage, Illinois, United States
||18 Aug 1886
||DuPage, Illinois, United Statesto James Lawrence Nichols
||15 Jun 1911
||Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United Statesto William Simpson (add)
||Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United StatesNaperville Cemetery
||6 Dec 1946
||Aurora, Kane, Illinois, United States
Marriage and Family
Elizabeth married Professor James L. Nichols. They met when she took one of the business courses he taught. They were married for nine years and had three children: Grace, James II and Laura.In the early 1890s Mr. and Mrs. Nichols built a French provincial mansion at 320 E. Chicago Ave. Years after James' death in 1895, Elizabeth married William C. Simpson, but he died six months later.
Obituary from the Thursday, December 12, 1946 Naperville Clarion
Obituary from the Thursday, December 12, 1946 Naperville Sun
Article from the Wednesday, June 21, 1911 Naperville Clarion
- ↑ Bateman, Newton, and Paul Selby. Historical encyclopedia of Illinois - DuPage. (Chicago [Illinois]: Munsell Pub. Co., 1913), v. 2, p. 783, Secondary quality.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Towsley, Genevieve. A View of Historic Naperville from the Sky-Lines: A Collection of Articles of Historic Significance. (Naperville, Illinois: The Naperville Sun, Inc., November 1, 1975), p. 80-82, Secondary quality.