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Edna Oakes Simpson Edit Profile

also known as Mrs. Sidney Simpson

United States representative , politician

Edna Oakes Simpson was a U.S. Representative from Illinois, wife of Sidney E. Simpson.

Background

Simpson, Edna was born on October 26, 1891 in Carrollton, Illinois, United States.

Career

Born in Carrollton, Illinois, Edna Simpson was elected as a Republican to the Eighty-sixth Congress (January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1961). She did not seek renomination in 1960. She was a resident of Carrollton, Illinois, until her death in Alton, Illinois, on May 15, 1984.

Connections

Married Sidney Simpson, February 1, 1920 (deceased). Children: Martha Simpson Stoffel, Janet.

spouse:
Sidney Simpson

children:
Martha Simpson Stoffel Simpson

Janet Simpson