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
1849–1933
Adelia Bell Campbell
1854–1890
Marriage: 1870
Martha Ellen Carter
1871–1931
Hannah Jane Carter
1873–1943
America Ann Carter
1875–1982
Sarah Archo Carter
1877–1959
John Henry Carter
1879–1898
Isaac Menzo Carter
1881–1969
Margaret Belle Carter
1883–1960
Edna Carter
1885–1979
David Porter Carter
1888–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1870
Tennessee, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Campbell

    Male1807–1886Male

    Martha Crouch

    Female1813–1855Female

siblings

(8)

+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.
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

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.

Possible Related Names

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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