Norman D Campbell

1 August 1877–26 October 1944 (Age 67)
Whycocomagh 2, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Norman D

When Norman D Campbell was born on 1 August 1877, in Whycocomagh 2, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, John Thomas Campbell, was 36 and his mother, Catherine Chisholm, was 34. He married Mary Clarissa Peterson on 17 November 1901, in Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Humboldt, Nevada, United States in 1910. He died on 26 October 1944, in Victorville, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Norman D Campbell
Mary Clarissa Peterson
Marriage: 17 November 1901
Emma Kathleen Campbell
John Norman Campbell

Spouse and Children

17 November 1901
Eureka, Juab, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Catherine Campbell



    Donald Edward Campbell


    Christy Ann Campbell


    Christina Margaret Campbell


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 14

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Norman Campbell in household of John Campbell, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Norman Campbell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alex Campbell, "United States Census, 1900"

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