William E. Campbell

1 January 1880–9 August 1964 (Age 84)
Grayson, Texas, United States

The Life of William E.

When William E. Campbell was born on 1 January 1880, in Grayson, Texas, United States, his father, William Calhoun Campbell, was 49 and his mother, Mary Alice Earhart, was 31. He married Anna Lou Coats in May 1929, in Clay, Texas, United States. He lived in Bellevue, Clay, Texas, United States in 1920 and Commissioner's Precinct 4, Clay, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 9 August 1964, in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Bellevue, Clay, Texas, United States.

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William E. Campbell
Eva Elizabeth Davis
Florese Fay Campbell
Edley Thomas Campbell

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Parents and Siblings

    William Calhoun Campbell


    Mary Alice Earhart




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 2

Historical Boundaries: 1882: Clay, Texas, United States
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 22

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

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)

  • William E Campbell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • W E Campbell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Willie Campbell in household of William O Campbell, "United States Census, 1910"

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