John Robert Campbell

John Robert Campbell (1835 - 1908)

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John Robert Campbell
Born in Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of [private wife (1830s - 1860s)]
Husband of — married in Alabamamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Cullman, Alabama USAmap
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Biography

John Robert Campbell
1835-1908
Born: Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USA
Died: October 28, 1908 in Cullman, Alabama USA
Buried:
Wilson Cemetery, Winston Co., AL


First Marriage

He married Jane Catharine Blevins and had three children.

Jane died on March 6, 1863.

Second Marriage

After Jane's death he married Rachel Blevins on 23 November 1864 in Jasper, Walker County, Alabama, USA. They would have six children

Children

With Jane Catharine Blevins

Flora Ann, born 22 August 1857
Sarah Taylor, born 29 March 1859
John Nathaniel, born 2 March 1863

With Rachel Catharine Blevins

General Strate, born 20 December 1865
Bird Sherman, born 26 January 1868
Lucretia, born 4 August 1871
Susanah Elizebeth, born 3 April 1876
Alexander, born 8 May 1878
Henry Jackson, born 18 October 1880.


Military Service

Fought in the Cavil War for the Union. Why would an Alabama man fight for the Union? See 1st Alabama Cavalry Regiment (Union) and Republic of Winston

Enlisted as: John R Campbell

Age: 25
Birthplace: Pendleton Dist., SC
Occupation: Farmer
Rank at enlistment: Private
Company Assignment: K

7/24/1862 Enlisted Huntsville, AL
7/24/1862 Mustered In Huntsville, AL
4/30/1863 Missing in Action Day's Gap, AL
12/1/1863 Returned
1/24/1864 On Detached Service Served in General Sherman's expedition
7/19/1865 Mustered Out Nashville, TN
  • Captured at Crooked Creek Alabama. Battle of Hog Mountain
  • Straights Raid
  • January 24, 1864 - On detached service as teamsters in General Sherman's expedition.

American Civil War Soldiers

Name John Campbell Side Served Union State Served Alabama Sources 304


U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865

Name John R. Campbell Side Union Regiment State/Origin Alabama Regiment 1st Regiment, Alabama Cavalry Company K Rank In Private Rank Out Private Film Number M263 roll 1


U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865

Name John R Campbell Residence Huntsville, Alabama Occupation Farmer Age at enlistment 25 Enlistment Date 24 Jul 1862 Rank at enlistment Private Enlistment Place Huntsville, Alabama State Served Alabama Birth Date abt 1837

U.S., American Civil War Regiments, 1861-1866

Regiment 1st Cavalry Regiment Alabama Date of Organization 1 Oct 1862 Muster Date 20 Oct 1865 Regiment State Alabama Regiment Type Cavalry Regiment Number 1st Battles Fought on 10 Apr 1863 at Murfreesboro, TN. Fought on 15 Jun 1863. Fought on 29 Jul 1863. Fought on 26 Oct 1863 at Vincent's Cross Roads, MS. Fought on 26 Oct 1863 at Vincent's Cross Roads, AL. Fought on 26 Oct 1863 at Bay Springs, AL. Fought on 15 Jan 1864. Fought on 27 Jan 1864. Fought on 25 Nov 1864. Fought on 9 Dec 1864. Fought on 15 Feb 1865.


Census 1840

1840 United States Federal Census Name Adam Campbell Home in 1840 (City, County, State) Allen, Forsyth, Georgia Free White Persons - Males - Under 5 1 Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9 2 Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39 1 Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9 1 Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39 1 Persons Employed in Agriculture 1 No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write 2 Free White Persons - Under 20 4 Free White Persons - 20 thru 49 2 Total Free White Persons 6 Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves 6

Census 1850

1850 United States Federal Census Name John Camel Age 16 Birth Year abt 1834 Birthplace North Carolina Home in 1850 Division 12, Cass, Georgia Gender Male Family Number 870 Household Members Name Age Adam Camel 45 Lucinda Camel 44 Alex Camel 22 John Camel 16 Jackson Camel 14 Katharine Camel 6 Julia Camel 3 General S Camel 1 Milly Camel 17 Thomas J Camel 0


Census 1860

Residence: Age In 1860: 24
1860 Eastern Division, Walker, Alabama, United States

1860 United States Federal Census Name John R Camel Age 24 Birth Year abt 1836 Gender Male Birth Place South Carolina Home in 1860 Eastern Division, Walker, Alabama Post Office Jasper Family Number 38 Household Members Name Age John R Camel 24 Jane C Camel 25 Flora A Camel 3 Sarah T Camel 1

Census 1870

1870 United States Federal Census Name John R Campbell Age in 1870 32 Birth Year abt 1838 Birthplace South Carolina Home in 1870 Township 11, Winston, Alabama Race White Gender Male Post Office Houston Household Members Name Age John R Campbell 32 Rachel Campbell 30 Flora A Campbell 13 Sarah T Campbell 11 Mary S Stephenson 10 Joseph H Stephenson 8 Geris S Campbell 4 Richard C Campbell 2 Asa G Campbell

Census 1880

Residence: Age: 47; Marital Status: Married;
Relation To Head Of House: Self
1880 Cullman, Alabama, United States

1880 United States Federal Census Name John Campbell Age 47 Birth Year abt 1833 Birthplace South Carolina Home in 1880 Cullman, Alabama Race White Gender Male Relation to Head of House Self Marital Status Married Spouse's Name Rachel Campbell Father's Birthplace South Carolina Mother's Birthplace South Carolina Occupation Farmer Household Members Name Age John Campbell 47 Rachel Campbell 38 Sarah Campbell 20 John Campbell 18 Strate Campbell 12 Burd Campbell 10 Lucretia Campbell 8 James Campbell 6 Susan Campbell 4 Alaxander Campbell 2 Joseph Stephenson 18


Census 1900

Residence: Age: 64; Marital Status: Married;
Relation To Head Of House: Head
1900 Livingston, Cullman, Alabama

1900 United States Federal Census Name John R Campbell Age 64 Birth Date May 1836 Birthplace South Carolina Home in 1900 Livingston, Cullman, Alabama Race White Gender Male Relation to Head of House Head Marital Status Married Spouse's Name Rachel Campbell Marriage Year 1865 Years Married 35 Father's Birthplace South Carolina Mother's Birthplace South Carolina Household Members Name Age John R Campbell 64 Rachel Campbell 50 Henry J Campbell 19

Sources

  • US Census Selected U.S. Federal Census Non-Population Schedules, 1850-1880

Selected U.S. Federal Census Non-Population Schedules, 1850-1880 Name John R Campbell Location Township 11, Winston, Alabama Enumeration Date 26 Jul 1870 Schedule Type Agriculture OS Page 2 Line Number 11

Jasper Walker County, Alaba USA Alabama - Agriculture – 1860 - Walker - Eastern Division Page No. 1 Schedule 4. –Productions of Agriculture in Eastern Division in the County of Walker in the post office of Jasper John Robert Campbell – Owner of Farm 24 Acres improved – 16 Unimproved Acres Cash Value of the Farm is $40.00 Value of Farming Implements & Machinery is $3.00 Horses: 1 Milch Cows: 1 Swine: 19 Value of Live Stock: $150.00 Indian corn bushels of: 100 Ginned Cotton Bails of 400 lbs each: 25 Wool lbs of: 2 Peas & Beans bushels of: 8 Sweet Potatoes bushels of: 25 Value of homemade manufactures: $20.00 Value of Animals slaughtered: $49.00

Jasper Walker County, Alaba USA Alabama - Agriculture – 1870 - Walker - Eastern Division Page No. 1 Schedule 4. –Productions of Agriculture in Eastern Division in the County of Walker in the post office of Jasper John Robert Campbell – Owner of Farm 240 total acres 30 Acres improved 210 Woodland Cash Value of the Farm is $1,000.00 Value of Farming Implements & Machinery is $10.00 Horses: 1 Mules: 1 Milch Cows: 4 Oxen: 2 Swine: 30 Value of Live Stock: $265.00 300 bushel of Corn


Alabama, Homestead and Cash Entry Patents, Pre-1908 Name John N Campbell Land Office Huntsville Document Number 8275 Total Acres 160.06 Misc. Doc. Nr. 16801 Signature Yes Canceled Document No Issue Date 31 Jul 1893 Mineral Rights Reserved No Metes and Bounds No Statutory Reference 12 Stat. 392 Multiple Warantee Names No Act or Treaty May 20, 1862 Multiple Patentee Names No Entry Classification Homestead Entry Original Land Description 1 E½NW HUNTSVILLE No 12S 5W 4; 2 E½SW HUNTSVILLE No 12S 5W 4




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