Robert Campbell

M, #1058, b. 5 November 1828, d. 3 August 1879
Father*Donald Campbell b. 30 Mar 1795, d. 30 Mar 1881
Mother*Isabella Bruce b. c 1800, d. c 1831
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of William Robert Thomas Boyd
     Robert Campbell was baptized on 5 November 1828 at Lieurary, Halkirk Parish, Caithness, Scotland.1 He was born on 5 November 1828 at Halkirk Parish, Caithness, Scotland, son of Donald Campbell and Isabella Bruce.2 Robert Campbell married Ann Almira Jones on 11 October 1860 at Bruce, Ontario, Canada.3,4,5 Robert Campbell died on 3 August 1879 at Hanover, Grey, Ontario, Canada, at age 50.6,7 He was buried circa 6 August 1879 at Bentinck, Grey, Ontario, Canada; St. George's Cemetery plot 80.
     He was found on a passenger list in 1841 at Ontario, Canada.8 He was Proprietor of Campbells Tavern on 1 January 1858 at Campbells Corner, Bentinck, Grey, Ontario, Canada.9

Census

DatePlace
15 January 1852Bentinck, Grey, Ontario, Canada10
1 April 1871Bentinck, Grey, Ontario, Canada11

Family

Ann Almira Jones b. c 1832, d. Feb 1870
Marriage*Robert Campbell married Ann Almira Jones on 11 October 1860 at Bruce, Ontario, Canada.3,4,5 
Children
Last Edited9 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S64] Unknown volume, Baptismal Record: Caithness Halkirk Parish Register, LDS film 990521:
    Campbell John lawful son of Donald Campbell and Isabel Bruce in Calder was baptized 5 November 1828 James Campbell and Barbara McBeath were witnesses, unknown repository.
  2. [S3] Government of Canada, 1851 Census of Canada.
  3. [S51] Marriage Index, online unknown url, Name:      Robert Campbell
    Age:      30
    Birth Year:      abt 1830
    Birth Place:      Scotland Village
    Residence:      Brant Township
    Marriage Date:      11 Oct 1860
    Marriage Place:      Bruce, Ontario, Canada
    Father:      Donald
    Mother:      Isabella
    Spouse:      Ann Jones.
  4. [S51] Marriage Index, online unknown url, Name:      Ann Jones
    Age:      28
    Birth Year:      abt 1832
    Birth Place:      Beverley, Ontario
    Residence:      Bentinck Township
    Marriage Date:      11 Oct 1860
    Marriage Place:      Bruce, Ontario, Canada
    Father:      Tim
    Mother:      Sarah Browns
    Spouse:      Robert Campbell.
  5. [S36] Various, Marriage Record,
    Ontario, Canada, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869
    Name:      Robert Campbell
    Age:      30
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Scotland Village
    Residence:      Brant Township
    Spouse Name:      Ann Jones
    Spouse Age:      28
    Spouse Gender:      Female
    Spouse Birth Place:      Beverley Township
    Spouse Residence:      Bentinck Township
    Marriage Date:      11 Oct 1860
    Father Name:      Donald
    Mother Name:      Isabella
    Spouse Father Name:      Tim
    Spouse Mother Name:      Sarah Browns
    County:      Bruce
    Microfilm Roll:      1030055.
  6. [S56] Unknown author, On-Line Family Tree, Robert Campbell died on August 3, 1879, in Hanover, Ontario, when he was 50 years old.
    3 Aug 1879 • Hanover, Grey, Ontario, Canada.
  7. [S32] Various, Grave Marker,
    Find A Grave Memorial# 66177090
    Birth:      1829
    Death:      Aug. 3, 1879
    Ontario, Canada
    at age 50 years; also his wife Ann Mira Campbell died in February 1870 at age 28 years
    Burial:
    Saint George's Cemetery
    Bentinck
    Grey County
    Ontario, Canada
    Plot: 80.
  8. [S21] Government of Canada, Canadian Immigration Records,
    Primary Immigrant: Campbell, Donald
    Family Members: Wife Isabella; Child Robert; Child John; Child Colin; Child Thomas; Child Christina
    Year:1841
    Place:Ontario, Canada
    Source Bibliography:WHYTE, DONALD. A Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada before Confederation. Toronto: Ontario Genealogical Society. Volume 1, 1986. 443p.
  9. [S34] Various, Internet,
    Campbells Corner Womans Institute
    During the late 50's a family by the name of Campbell took up land at the corner on the Durham Road east of Hanover. In this family were four brothers Colin, Tom, George, and Bob. Associated with them were Bill McMahon, Charles McFarlane, Bill, Sam, Joe and Jack Bailey. On the southeast corner they built a tavern and called it the Campbell Tavern.
  10. [S3] Government of Canada, 1851 Census of Canada,
    Bentinck Grey
    Donald Campbell farmer born scotland anb 45
    Mrs Donald scotland 38
    Robert scotland 23
    John scotland 22
    Colin scotland 20
    Thomas scotland 18
    Christina scotland 11
    Catherine chinguacousie 9
    Isabella chinguacousie 7
    Daniel McDonald chinguacousie 6
    George Bentinck 3.
  11. [S6] Government of Canada, 1871 Census of Canada,
    Bentinck Grey South
    Campbell Robert 41 scotland
    Isabella 10 ontario
    Sarah C 8 ontario
    Donald 3 ontario.