Rachel Campbell

27 November 1774–30 September 1775
Chatham, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Campbell was born on 27 November 1774, in Chatham, North Carolina, British Colonial America, her father, Alexander Campbell, was 24 and her mother, Margaret Williams, was 19. She died on 30 September 1775, in her hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Orange, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Campbell
1749–1820
Margaret Williams
1755–1813
Elizabeth Campbell
1772–1772
Rachel Campbell
1774–1775
Elisabeth Campbell
1776–1851
Alexander Campbell
1778–1778
Owen Campbell
1779–1780
Margret Campbell
1781–
Elender Campbell
1784–1784
William Campbell
1785–
Mary Campbell
1787–1825
Alexander Campbell
1790–
Rachel Campbell
1792–1852
Nancey B. Campbell
1796–
Eli Campbell
1799–
Levi Campbell
1799–

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World Events (1)

1775

Age 1

Many people believe that North Carolina was the first state to declare independence from England with the Mecklenburg Declaration of 1775.

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)

  • U.S., Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Vol I–VI, 1607–1943
  • U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1994
  • U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1994

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