Homer Leondis Campbell

11 September 1907–14 March 1987 (Age 79)
Rains, Texas, United States

The Life of Homer Leondis

When Homer Leondis Campbell was born on 11 September 1907, in Rains, Texas, United States, his father, Howard Waltz Campbell, was 42 and his mother, Dora Helen Miller, was 30. He married Mary E Kyser on 10 September 1937, in Ohio, United States. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Rains, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Auglaize, Ohio, United States in 1987. He died on 14 March 1987, in Saint Marys, Saint Marys Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pasco, Perry Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States.

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Homer Leondis Campbell
Mary E Kyser
Marriage: 10 September 1937

Spouse and Children

10 September 1937
Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Howard Waltz Campbell





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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 7

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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)

  • Homer Campbell in household of Howard W Campbell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Leonds Campbell in household of Howard Campbell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Homer Campbell, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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