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Russell Croushorn Campbell

Russell Croushorn Campbell

Male 1911 - 1987  (75 years)

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  • Name Russell Croushorn Campbell  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 18 Sep 1911  Yorkville, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Transportation - Truck broker 
    Died 2 Jun 1987  Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 6
    Buried 5 Jun 1987  Lincoln Memorial Park, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Person ID I4100  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2018 

    Father William Henry Campbell,   b. 29 Jan 1878, Yorkville, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1947, Aurora, Kane Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Florence Rebecca Croushorn,   b. 21 Aug 1877, Bealeton, Fauquier Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1940, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1901  Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 8, 9, 10
    Family ID F1479  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jeanne Ann Jennings,   b. 20 Feb 1919, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 2000, Yorkville, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1936  Yorkville, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5
    Children 
     1. Bonnie J. Campbell,   b. 21 Jun 1937, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Ralph William Campbell,   b. 6 Jul 1938, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Mary Kae Campbell,   b. 13 Oct 1939, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1522  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Russell & Jeanne Campbell
    Russell & Jeanne Campbell
    Courtesy of Robert Campbell and www.Findagrave.com

  • Notes 
    • The 1920 census lists Russell as an 8-yr old boy living at home with his parents William and Florence Campbell and 6 siblings. 1920 U.S.Census, Kendall twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL (T 625, Roll 380, stamped p. 42).
    • The 1930 census shows Russell, 18, living at home with his parents William and Florence, together with siblings Robert, 21, Corinne, 15, and Donald, 14. 1930 U.S. Census, Kendall Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL (T 626, Roll 522, ED 9, p. 4B).
    • The Social Security Death Index lists Russell Campbell (SSN 318-12-0155; issued in Illinois) as born 18 Sep 1911 and died Jun 1987.
    • Obituary, Record [Plano, IL] (June 1987):
      "Russell Campbell, 76, of Henry, Tenn., formerly of Oswego, died June 2, 1987.... He was born Sept. 18, 1911 in Yorkville.
      "He is survived by his widow, Jeanne (Jennings) Campbell of Henry, Tenn.; two daughters, Mary Kae Curley and Bonnie Gunterman, both of Boulder Hill; one son, Ralph Campbell of Henry, Tenn.; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Russell Rink; and by two brothers, Donald Campbell of Aurora and Robert Campbell of Anamosa, Ia.
      "He was preceded in death by two granddaughters; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Campbell; and by three sisters, Elizabeth Wheeler, Bernice [sic] Houdek, and Corrine [sic] Snouffer.
      "Prior to his retirement in 1974, Mr. Campbell was self-employed as a truck broker at the Chicago Stockyards. He was a member of the AuSable United Presbyterian Church in Na-Au-Say Township.
      "Funeral services were held June 5.... Burial took place in the Lincoln Memorial Park in Oswego Township...."


  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Personal |, Person Named, Spouse, or close Relative or Friend, (Email from daughter Mary Kae Campbell; Feb 2018).

    2. [S283] Allgaier, Glen|, Glen Allgaier, "Croushorn Descendants Chart" (unpublished; printed Apr. 2001), and Emails & letters, (Glen Allgaier, 2455 Buckingham Pl, Brookfield, WI 53045; moroni4u@yahoo.com).

    3. [S4] Hastings|, D. Gale Hastings, "Family History Chart", (D. Gale Hastings : 12 Nov 1995).

    4. [S471] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    5. [S296] Plano Record|, The Plano Record, (The Plano Record, Plano, IL), June 1987.

    6. [S734] Dickson's Kendall Cnty Pg|, Elmer G. Dickson, "The Kendall County, Illinos Home Page," Part of the USGenWeb Project, (http://kendallkin.org ), (Burials, Alphabetical).

    7. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    8. [S284] Croushorn, Sarah M.|, Sarah Margaret Croushorn, "Ancestral Notes", (Unpublished: notes compiled approx. mid-1960's).

    9. [S285] IL Census 1910, Kendall |, Illinois, Kendall Cnty, Kendall Twsp, 1910 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), T624, roll 295, p. 234A.

    10. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 5916310.