Mary Anderson

13 February 1761–3 April 1838 (Age 77)
Rockbridge, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Anderson was born on 13 February 1761, in Rockbridge, Virginia, United States, her father, Isaac Anderson II, was 30 and her mother, Margaret Evans, was 27. She married Andrew McCampbell on 7 April 1781, in Rockbridge, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 3 April 1838, in Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Knox, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew McCampbell
Mary Anderson
Marriage: 7 April 1781
Florence McCampbell
Isaac Mc Campbell
Margaret Mc Campbell
Eleanor Mc Campbell
Mary Mc Campbell
John Mc Campbell
Margaret Campbell
Andrew B McCampbell
Andrew Leonidas McCampbell Sr.
Rev. William Anderson McCampbell
Eliza McCampbell

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World Events (8)

Age 15
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
Age 19
On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1783 · A Free America
Age 22
The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

(1997: 285232;2007: 569074; 2010: 784404)Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Ander(s), a northern Middle English form of Andrew , + son ‘son’. The frequency of the surname in Scotland is attributable, at least in part, to the fact that Saint Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland, so the personal name has long enjoyed great popularity there. Legend has it that the saint's relics were taken to Scotland in the 4th century by a certain Saint Regulus. In North America, this surname has absorbed many cognate or like-sounding surnames in other languages, notably Scandinavian (see 3 and 4 below), but also Ukrainian Andreychenko etc.German: patronymic from the personal name Anders , hence a cognate of 1 above.

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

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Sources (6)

  • 1840 United States Federal Census
  • Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800
  • Mary Anderson McCampbell, "Find A Grave Index"

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