John George Campbell

3 September 1868–21 January 1961 (Age 92)
Greenville, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of John George

When John George Campbell was born on 3 September 1868, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, his father, Pinckney DeKalb Campbell, was 20 and his mother, Eliza Joanna Staton, was 18. He lived in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1930. He died on 21 January 1961, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Graceland West Cemetery And Mausoleum, Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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John George Campbell
1868–1961
Harriett Lenora Underwood
1873–1960

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 2
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1871 · KKK Supression
Age 3
In March of 1871, in an attempt to supress the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, President Grant sends troops in. Later that year in October, the KKK are told to disarm and break up. They do not do this and later many are arrested by the US marshals.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 28
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

Scottish: nickname from Gaelic cam ‘crooked, bent’ + beul ‘mouth’. As a result of folk etymology, 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 .Irish (North Armagh): adopted for Gaelic Mac Cathmhaoil ‘son of Cathmhaol’ (literally ‘battle chief’): see Caulfield and Cowell .English: variant of Camel , under the influence of the Scottish name (see 1 above).

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

Possible Related Names

Camble
Campbel
Cambell
Campell
Beauchamp
Camel

Sources (2)

  • John G Campbell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John George Campbell, "Find A Grave Index"

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