Campbell

3 September 1626–
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Campbell

Campbell was christened on 3 September 1626, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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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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