Lorna Campbell Hall

7 June 1912–20 June 1985 (Age 73)
South Africa

The Life Summary of Lorna Campbell

When Lorna Campbell Hall was born on 7 June 1912, in South Africa, her father, James Campbell Hall, was 50 and her mother, Hermina Catharina Coertze, was 24. She married Thomas Alexander Campbell on 4 June 1932, in Durban, EThekwini, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 20 June 1985, in Durban, EThekwini, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Alexander Campbell
1909–1966
Lorna Campbell Hall
1912–1985
Marriage: 4 June 1932
Elaine Kathleen Campbell
1934–2005
Arthur James Campbell
1938–2000

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 June 1932Durban, EThekwini, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (8)

    1913
    Age 1
    Natives Land Act introduced to prevent blacks, except those living in Cape Province, from buying land outside reserves.
    1914
    Age 2
    South Africa supports Allies in World War I.
    1934
    Age 22
    South African parliament enacts Status of Union Act claiming full sovereignty for South Africa.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, Irish, German, Norwegian, and Danish: from Middle English hall (Old English heall), Middle High German halle, Old Norse hǫll all meaning ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a hall or an occupational name for a servant employed at a hall. In some cases it may be a habitational name from any of the places called with this word, which in some parts of Germany and Austria in the Middle Ages also denoted a salt mine. Hall is one of the commonest and most widely distributed of English surnames, bearing witness to the importance of the hall as a feature of the medieval village. The English surname has been established in Ireland since the 14th century, and, according to MacLysaght, has become numerous in Ulster since the 17th century.Swedish: ornamental or topographic name from hall ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), or a habitational name from a placename containing the element hall ‘rock’ (from Old Norse hallr).Chinese: variant Romanization of the surnames 何 and 賀, see He 1 and 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Haller
    Hallquist
    Hallen
    Halle
    Hallman
    Hallberg
    Hal
    Hallgren
    Heller
    Hallin
    He
    Halls
    Hallstrom

    Sources (4)

    • Lorna Campbell Hall, "South Africa, Natal Province, Civil Marriages, 1845-1955"
    • Lorna Campbell Hall in entry for Thomas Alexander Campbell, "South Africa, Methodist Parish Registers, 1822-1996"
    • Lorna Campbell in entry for Lynette Grace Campbell, "South Africa, Methodist Parish Registers, 1822-1996"

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