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Perciphull Campbell House Plantation, Iredell County, North Carolina

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Biography

Adam Perciphull Campbell II created the plantation known as the Perciphull Campbell House, in Iredell Co, NC. However, his son, Perciphull Campbell Sr. (1767-1853), and then Perciphull Campbell Jr. occupied the property. Perciphull Campbell Sr. did not stay stay long at the Perciphull Campbell home, and he turned the property over to his son, Perciphull Campbell Jr.[1] [2]

Perciphull Campbell Sr Will

In 1854 these enslaved of Perciphull Campbell Sr. were named in his will:[3]

to Percephal Campbell Jr.:

to Theophilus M. Campbell:

to John R. Campbell:

to Williams R. Campbell:

to Sarah Morgan:

to youngest daughter Frances Dobbins:

to his wife Sarah all the enslaved (not named, but probably those given to his children, and the enslaved that were hired out[4])

Hires

These enslaved persons of Perciphull Campbell Sr. were hired out for a year in 1853:[4]

Hired out to John R. Campbell:

  • boy Nelson, $115 per year
  • boy Sid, $53 per year
  • boy Silas, $10 per year

Hired to Wms R. Campbell:

Hired to John P. Parks:

Hired to Charles Howel:

Hired to Milton Graham:

Hired to M. G. Campbell:

Hired to Jno C. Turner:

  • boy Eli, $84.25 per year
  • girl Jane & child, $21.35 per year

Hired to H. Hartmon:

Hired to Wm Sr Campbell:

Sold

These enslaved persons of Perciphull Campbell Sr. were sold 12 Dec 1854:[5]

  • boy Stephen, $10, to Wms R. Campbell
  • girl Sally, $27, to John R. Campbell
  • boy Jack, $355, to B. Morgan
  • Sukey, $340, to B. Morgan
  • Silas, $604, to John R. Campbell
  • Charley, $608, to Joseph James
  • Lanson, $662, to Wms R. Campbell
  • Enis, $312, to Noah Cline
  • Martha, $525, to John P. Parks
  • Sarah, $380, to John P. Parks
  • Jincy, $302, to Wms R. Campbell

Perciphull Campbell Jr

Perciphull Campbell Jr. died in 1862. The enslaved of Perciphull Campbell Jr. hired out during his probate.[6]

  • Bill $20 for 9 mos, to Tabitha Campbell
  • Leu $20 for 9 mos, to Tabitha Campbell
  • Fran & children $0.05 for 9 mos, to Tabitha Campbell
  • Dick $0.05 for 9 mos, to Tabitha Campbell
  • Jake $101.60 for 9 mos, to Wmsm Campbell
  • Jinny $20.25 for 9 mos, to Wmsm Campbell
  • Sol $100 for 9 mos, to Wm Hatchett

Slave Census

In an 1830 Census for Perciphull Campbell, Sr. enumerated with 18 slaves:[7]

  • 5 males under age 10
  • 3 males ages 24-36
  • 1 Male age 36-55
  • 4 females under age 10
  • 1 female age 10-24
  • 2 females ages 24-36
  • 2 females ages 36-55

In 1840 Perciphull Campbell Sr. was noted with 19 enslaved:[8]

  • 4 males under age 10
  • 2 males ages 10-24
  • 1 male age 24-36
  • 2 males ages 36-55
  • 5 females under age 10
  • 1 female age 10-24
  • 2 females ages 24-36
  • 2 females ages 36-55

In 1850 Perciphull Campbell Sr was noted to have 21 persons enslaved:[9]

  • 1 male age 55, b
  • 1 female age 55, mu
  • 1 female age 53, b
  • 1 male age 50, b
  • 1 female age 45, b
  • 1 female age 45, b
  • 1 male age 23, b
  • 1 female age 22, b
  • 1 male age 21, b
  • 1 female age 19, b
  • 1 male age 18, b
  • 1 male age 18, b
  • 1 male age 16, b
  • 1 male age 13, b
  • 1 female age 10, b
  • 1 female age 10, b
  • 1 male age 9, b
  • 1 male age 7 b
  • 1 male age 5, b
  • 1 female age 2, b
  • 1 male age 1, b

In 1850 Perciphull Campbell Jr was noted to have 10 persons enslaved:[10]

  • 1 male age 45
  • 1 female age 40
  • 1 female age 36
  • 1 male age 20
  • 1 female age 18
  • 1 male age 15
  • 1 male age 14
  • 1 male age 12
  • 1 male age 9

In 1860 Perciphull Campbell is listed with 10 enslaved persons:[11]

  • 1 age 45 Female, B
  • 1 age 31, Male, B
  • 1 age 28, Female, B
  • 1 age 23, Male, B
  • 1 age 20, Male, B
  • 1 age 23, Male, B
  • 1 age 20, Male, B
  • 1 age 4, Male, B
  • 1 age 2, Male, B
  • 1 age 2/12, Male, B

Sources

  1. https://files.nc.gov/ncdcr/nr/ID0012.pdf
  2. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perciphull_Campbell_House
  3. Wills:"North Carolina Probate Records, 1735-1970"
    Catalog: Wills Wills
    Image path: North Carolina Probate Records, 1735-1970 > Iredell > Wills, 1845-1868, Vol. 03 > image 571 of 634
    FamilySearch Image (accessed 28 January 2022)
    • Will Bk 3 p.87, will, No.756, written Nov 1844, proven Aug 1854.
  4. 4.0 4.1 North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979:"North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979"
    Catalog: Iredell County, North Carolina estate records Estate records 1790-1970 Campbell, L.V. - Carson, Erskine Grier
    Image path: North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979 > Iredell County > C > Campbell, Percival & William R (1853, 1883) > image 20 of 101
    FamilySearch Image (accessed 28 January 2022)
    • 1853 enslaved hired out
  5. North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979:"North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979"
    Catalog: Iredell County, North Carolina estate records Estate records 1790-1970 Campbell, L.V. - Carson, Erskine Grier
    Image path: North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979 > Iredell County > C > Campbell, Percival & William R (1853, 1883) > image 38 of 101
    FamilySearch Image (accessed 28 January 2022)
  6. North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979:"North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979"
    Catalog: Iredell County, North Carolina estate records Estate records 1790-1970 Campbell, L.V. - Carson, Erskine Grier
    Image path: North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979 > Iredell County > C > Campbell, Percival (1862) > image 674 of 2060
    FamilySearch Image (accessed 28 January 2022)
  7. United States Census, 1830: "United States Census, 1830"
    Image path: United States Census, 1830 > North Carolina > Iredell > Not Stated > image 59 of 153; citing NARA microfilm publication M19, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
    FamilySearch Image: 33S7-9YBQ-97D1 (accessed 9 July 2022)
    • Slaves: 18 on 2nd page
  8. United States Census, 1840: "United States Census, 1840"
    Image path: United States Census, 1840 > North Carolina > Iredell > Not Stated > image 51 of 151; citing NARA microfilm publication M704, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GYB9-9CL7 (accessed 9 July 2022)
    • 1840 census, the enslaved on 2nd page
  9. United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850 : "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850"
    Image path: United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850 > North Carolina > Iredell > Iredell county > image 13 of 50; citing NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
    FamilySearch Image: S3HY-67K7-PNJ (accessed 9 July 2022)
    • 1850 slave schedule for Perciphull Campbell Sr, Iredell Co, NC
  10. United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850 : "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850"
    Image path: United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850 > North Carolina > Iredell > Iredell county > image 10 of 50; citing NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
    FamilySearch Image: S3HY-67K7-LL3 (accessed 9 July 2022)
    • 1850 slave schedule for Perciphull Campbell Jr, Iredell Co, NC
  11. United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860: "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860"
    Image path: United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1860 > North Carolina > Iredell County > District on Hunting Creek > image 3 of 4; citing NARA microfilm publication M653 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
    FamilySearch Image: 33S7-9BS4-DWS (accessed 9 July 2022)
    • 1860 slave schedule Perciphull Campbell Jr, Iredell Co, NC




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