Flora Campbell

Tobermory, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Flora

Flora Campbell was born in 1814, in Tobermory, Argyll and Bute, Scotland, United Kingdom. She married Peter Mac Lean in 1843. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She died in her hometown.

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Family Time Line

Peter Mac Lean
Flora Campbell
Marriage: 1843
Ann Elizabeth Mclean
Ann Elizabeth Maclean
John Campbell Mclean
(Dr.) John MacLean
Jane Helen Mclean
Jane MacLean
Margaret Stewart Mclan
Margaret Stewart Mclean
Margaret Maclean
Peter Mclean
Peter MacLean
(Dr.) Kenneth MacLean

Spouse and Children



    Ann Elizabeth Mclean


    Ann Elizabeth Maclean


    John Campbell Mclean


    (Dr.) John MacLean


    Jane Helen Mclean


+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1817 · Dryburgh Abbey Bridge

Age 3

Dryburgh Abbey Bridge was a cable-stayed footbridge that connected the villages of Dryburgh and St. Boswells, across the River Tweed. Before its construction, A ferry crossing service had existed here for centuries. It was originally 79 meters long and was undergoing a period of rapid growth in popularity. The Bridge was completed on August 1 but a few months later it collapsed. Very shortly after the collapse, another bridge was built further downstream. A new bridge, which still stands today, was constructed after the first World War.
1847 · The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland is established.

Age 33

The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland was formed in 1847. For most of its existence the United Presbyterian Church was the third largest Presbyterian Church in Scotland and flourished in Scotland for 53 years. After being reunited with the Church of Scotland in 1929, it continues to bring relief to the local communities.

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)

  • Flora Campbell in entry for Jane Helen Mclean, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Flora Campbell in entry for Margaret Stewart Mclan, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Flora Campbell in entry for Margaret Stewart Mclean, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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