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Margaret Ann Campbell

Margaret Ann Campbell[1]

Female 1851 - 1909  (58 years)

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  • Name Margaret Ann Campbell  [2, 3, 4
    Born 24 Jul 1851  Morpeth, Howard Twp., Kent County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    FamilySearch K2MG-C53 
    Died 12 Aug 1909  Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I4451  Main
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2017 

    Father Peter Campbell,   b. 12 Jan 1819, Cove Farm, South Knapdale, Argyllshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1915, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Mother Isabel McLarty,   b. 20 Sep 1824, Argyllshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1917, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 6 Feb 1845  Morpeth, Howard Twp, Kent County, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F343  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John David Hamilton,   d. 1940 
    Married Nov 1888  [3
    Children 
    +1. Errett Campbell Hamilton,   b. 14 Jan 1890, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974  (Age 83 years)
     2. James Peter Hamilton,   b. 10 Jan 1892, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1993  (Age 100 years)
    +3. Duncan Ross Hamilton,   b. 27 Nov 1894,   d. 1991  (Age 96 years)
    Last Modified 29 May 2005 
    Family ID F2295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Aug 1909 - Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Margaret Anne Campbell cir 1885
    Margaret Anne Campbell cir 1885
    Margaret Anne Campbell. Photo circa 1885. Born 1851 in Ontario, died 1909 in Manitoba.

  • Notes 
    • Notes from "The Family of James Stephens"

      Mary was born on July 24, 1851 on a farm on the 12th concesion of Howard, Kent County, Ontario. She attend the one-room Slabtown school, walking a mile and a hlaf across the fields each day. she was a serious minded girl and quite abitious. After studying to be a school teacher, she taught in Ontario for about ten years until she move to Manitoba with her parents in 1882. She she continued as a teacher until her marriage.

      In 1888 Margaret married John David Hamilton, a young farmer about eight years her junior. John had come from Ireland at the age of ninteen and secured a homestead near Glenboro. After their marriage, the lived on the homestead for a short time before moving to a farm near MacDonald. Their next move a few years later was to a farm of rich land on the famed Portage Plains. Here, near Portage la Prairie, on the surecrop land of that fine section, they farmed successfully during the resto of Margaret's life.

      In the Church of Christ (Disciples) which ahd been newly organized in portage la Prairie from a nucleas of workers from Ontario, Margaret was a active member. Always regarded as a friendly person, she was loved by all who knew her; in her home friends and neighbors and often strangers were received with warm-hearted hospitality.

      Margaret died on August 12, 1909, at the age of 58 years [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    2. [S942] George Stephens, George Stephens, (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=jastephens - gstephens513@aol.com), http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jastephens&id=I0363 (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S1125] Emily Campbell Price, Emily Campbell Price, (Manuscript. 71 pp. Extensive research. Includes maps and transcripts of letters describing family relationships. 10 original copies produced and circulated by the author in 1970. PDF copy available at jhowell.com.), p.26 (Reliability: 0).

    4. [S980] 1851 Canadian Census, Margaret, daughter, born Canada, Baptist, age 2 next birthday. (Reliability: 0).