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James Campbell, Jr

James Campbell, Jr

Male 1870 - 1938  (67 years)

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  • Name James Campbell  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 14 Jun 1870  NaAuSay Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Agriculture - Farmer 
    Died 15 Mar 1938  [2, 3
    Buried Wheatland Presbyterian Cem, Plainfield, Will Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I5026  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2015 

    Father James Campbell,   b. 30 Oct 1842, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1904  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Jannette Calderwood,   b. May 1845, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1925, Kendall Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 1868  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Family ID F1816  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grace Eva Burnett,   b. 3 Mar 1867, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1952  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 16 Feb 1893  [5, 7
    Children 
     1. James Kenneth Campbell,   b. 15 May 1894, Na-Au-Say Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1958, Aurora, Kane Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     2. Arthur Raymond Campbell,   b. 20 Jun 1895, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1960, Aurora, Kane Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Infant Campbell,   b. 1897,   d. 1897  (Age 0 years)
     4. Allan Calderwood ("Scotty") Campbell,   b. 18 Dec 1904, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1975, Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     5. Francis R. ("Pete") Campbell,   b. 11 Nov 1908, Na-Au-Say Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1997, Aurora, Kane Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F1820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1880 census lists James [Jr] as a 10 year old boy, born in Illinois, living with his parents, "Camble, James" and Janette, and siblings. 1880 U.S. Census, Kendall Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL (T 9, Roll 219, stamped p. 337). See also, Elmer G. Dickson, 1880 Census of Kendall County, IL, p. 139 (published by E.G.Dickson, Chico, CA: 1994).

      The 1910 Illinois census lists James as the 39-yr old head of household, married 17 years to his wife Grace, working as a farmer on a general farm for his "own account," and living with his wife and 4 children. They lived next door to his first cousin Matthew Campbell and his wife Verna and daughter Gladys. 1910 U.S. Census, Kendall twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL (T 624, roll 295, stamped p. 234).

      The 1920 census records James as a 50 year old farmer, living with his wife Grace, 53, son "Allen", 15, and another son "Frances", 13. Also in the household was a 31 year old Russian "laborer" named Charles. 1920 U.S. Census Oswego Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL (T 625, Roll 380, stamped p. 103).

      The 1930 census lists James as a 60-yr old farmer, living with his wife Grace, 63. Their son "Francis," 21, also a farmer, was living with them. 1930 U.S. Census, Oswego Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL (T 626, Roll 522, stamped p. 194).

      According to Wheatland Cemetery records, James and his wife Grace are buried in Lot 19, north 1/2.

  • Sources 
    1. [S327] Dickson's 1880 Kendall Census|, Elmer G. Dickson, 1880 CENSUS OF KENDALL COUNTY, IL, (Elmer G. Dickson, Chico, CA (1994)), p. 139.

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 8731024.

    3. [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).

    4. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Francis "Pete" Campbell: 23 Feb 1997).

    5. [S328] Dickson's Birth Records|, Elmer G. Dickson, KENDALL COUNTY BIRTH RECORDS, 1877-1903, (Elmer G. Dickson, Chico, CA : 1996), p. 18.

    6. [S329] IL Census 1900, Kendall |, Illinois, Kendall Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T 623, Roll 313, p. 98).

    7. [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.