Allotment #43: Catherine Richardville Simpson

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Catherine Richardville Simpson

Born: 29 March 1875  Died: about 1914

Catherine “Katie” Richardville, along with her brother Charles, attended school at Bacone Indian University in Muskogee, Oklahoma. She married John B. Simpson in 1904.  Her husband worked as a farmer, likely on or near the Richardville allotment land.  Mrs. Simpson was noted in records as being “intelligent, industrious, and capable.”  She did not have any children, and like her sister Hannah, died at a relatively young age.