Charity Urquhart

1782–31 December 1871 (Age 89)
Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Charity

When Charity Urquhart was born in 1782, in Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Rev John Urquhart, was 42 and her mother, Mary McIntyre, was 26. She married Archibald Campbell in 1802. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 31 December 1871, at the age of 89, and was buried in Prince Edward Island, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Archibald Campbell
1779–1861
Charity Urquhart
1782–1871
Marriage: 1802
James Campbell
1809–1883
Capt. John Archibald Campbell
1816–1885
Archibald Campbell
1817–1890
Caroline Campbell
1820–1847
Mary Campbell
1812–1871
Elizabeth Campbell
1819–
Charity Campbell
1822–1901
William "Old Quaker" Campbell
1824–1895
Alexander Campbell
1826–1853
David Campbell
1829–1902

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1802
Eloped to USA and married by ship captain on Atlantic Ocean.
children

(10)

    James Campbell

    Male1809–1883Male

    Mary Campbell

    Female1812–1871Female

    Capt. John Archibald Campbell

    Male1816–1885Male

    Archibald Campbell

    Male1817–1890Male

    Elizabeth Campbell

    Female1819–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

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.
1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 20

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1808

Age 26

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of four places so called. One in Fife is found in old records ( 1128 ) as Pettnaurcha, a Pictish-Gaelic name meaning ‘the portion of the shot’. Others, including one on Loch Ness, are named with Welsh ar ‘on’, ‘by’ + cardden ‘thicket’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charity Urguhart in entry for William Campbell, "Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1721-1885"
  • Charity Urguhart in entry for Alexander Campbell, "Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1721-1885"
  • Charity Urguhart in entry for Eliza Campbell, "Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1721-1885"

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