Collin (or Colin) Osbourne Campbell

12 April 1920–November 1985 (Age 65)
Hanover, Jamaica

The Life of Collin (or Colin) Osbourne

Collin (or Colin) Osbourne Campbell was born on 12 April 1920, in Hanover, Jamaica as the son of James Samuel Campbell and Jane Ann Clarke. He married Clemice (or Clemise) Maud Wilson in September 1956, in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in November 1985, in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Collin (or Colin) Osbourne Campbell
1920–1985
Clemice (or Clemise) Maud Wilson
1929–
Marriage: September 1956
Ellen Merle Wilson (or Campbell)
1950–1952

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
September 1956
Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    James Samuel Campbell

    Male–1940Male

    Female1886–1952Female

siblings

(10)

    Arthur Myrvin Campbell

    Male1906–Male

    Male1907–1974Male

    Ellen Louisa Campbell

    Female1909–Female

    Lavinia Johanna Campbell

    Female1910–1910Female

    William Samuel Campbell

    Male1911–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 1

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.
1924

Age 4

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.
1940

Age 20

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

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)

  • Collin Osbourne Campbell, "Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880-1999"
  • Campbell, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Colin O Campbell, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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