Harry Augusta Campbell

20 August 1881–11 March 1946 (Age 64)
Nyack, Orangetown, Rockland, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Harry Augusta

When Harry Augusta Campbell was born on 20 August 1881, in Nyack, Orangetown, Rockland, New York, United States, his father, John S Campbell, was 37 and his mother, Martha Wright, was 35. He married Marguerite Smith on 24 October 1905, in Nyack, Orangetown, Rockland, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Tenafly, Palisades Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 1935 and River Edge, Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died on 11 March 1946, in Masonville, Delaware, New York, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Nyack, Orangetown, Rockland, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Augusta Campbell
1881–1946
Marguerite Smith
1886–1926
Marriage: 24 October 1905
Margaret M. Campbell
1908–1981
Harry Arthur Campbell
1910–1980
Claude Christopher Campbell
1911–1997

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 October 1905Nyack, Orangetown, Rockland, New York, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 1
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
    1894
    Age 13
    Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 19
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    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

    Cambell
    Beauchamp
    Camel
    Cumming
    McCampbell
    Hamel

    Sources (5)

    • Harry A Campbell in household of Harry A Campbell, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Harry Campbell, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Harry A Campbell, "United States Census, 1930"

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