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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.


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


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.


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

Sidney Simpson

Martha Simpson Stoffel Simpson

Janet Simpson