Nicholas Campbell

about 1622–
Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Nicholas

Nicholas Campbell was born about 1622, in Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. He married Helen Thomas on 10 June 1647. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Nicholas Campbell
1622–
Helen Thomas
1626–
Marriage: 10 June 1647
Janet Campbell
1650–
Helen Campbell
1652–
Marione Campbell
1652–
Archebald Campbell
1653–
Johne Campbell
1654–
Margaret Campbell
1656–
Patrik Campbell
1657–
Lylias Campbell
1659–

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Children

(8)

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: nickname from Gaelic cam ‘crooked’, ‘bent’ + beul ‘mouth’. The surname was often represented in Latin documents as de bello campo ‘of the fair field’, which led to the name sometimes being ‘translated’ into Anglo-Norman French as Beauchamp .2 In New England documents, Campbell sometimes occurs as a representation of the French name Hamel .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Beauchamp
Hamel
Cambell
Camel
Cumming
McCampbell

Sources (13)

  • Nicoll Campbell in entry for Janet Campbell, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Nicoll Campbell in entry for Helene Campbell, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Nicoll Campbell in entry for Patrik Campbell, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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