Adelia Bell Campbell

27 January 1854–3 March 1890 (Age 36)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Adelia Bell

When Adelia Bell Campbell was born on 27 January 1854, in Tennessee, United States, her father, John Campbell, was 46 and her mother, Martha Crouch, was 40. She married Shrewsberry B Carter in 1870, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Fentress, Tennessee, United States in 1860. She died on 3 March 1890, in Chattaroy, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Chattaroy Cemetery, Chattaroy, Spokane, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Shrewsberry B Carter
Adelia Bell Campbell
Marriage: 1870
Martha Ellen Carter
Hannah Jane Carter
America Ann Carter
Sarah Archo Carter
John Henry Carter
Isaac Menzo Carter
Margaret Belle Carter
Edna Carter
David Porter Carter

Spouse and Children

Tennessee, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Campbell


    Martha Crouch




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 8

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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)

  • Adela Campbell in household of John Campbell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Delia Carter in household of S B Carter, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Adelia in entry for Isaac Menzo Carter, "Idaho, Nez Perce County, Brower Wann Funeral Home Records, 1925-1986"

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