David Campbell

1840–
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of David

David Campbell was born in 1840, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. He married Sarah Lewis in 1864, in Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Eglwysilan, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1891 and Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1901.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

David Campbell
1840–
Sarah Lewis
1842–
Marriage: 1864
Joseph Campbell
1864–
James Campbell
1865–
Edward Campbell
1872–
David John Campbell
1874–
William James Campbell
1876–
Jane A Campbell
1878–
Duncan Campbell
1880–
Thomas Campbell
1883–
Daniel Campbell
1886–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1864
Bedwelty, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1843

Age 3

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed

Age 10

Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.
1884

Age 44

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

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 .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • David Campbell, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • David Campbell, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • David Campbell, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.