Campbell, Archibald

Birth Name Campbell, Archibald
Gender male
Age at Death 71 years, 4 months, 22 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth August 10, 1853 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
Death 1925 Prince Edward Island, Canada  


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Campbell, James
Mother Johnstone, Isabel
    Brother     Campbell, William
    Sister     Campbell, Mary Jane
    Sister     Campbell, Charity Urquhart
    Brother     Campbell, John Johnstone
         Campbell, Archibald
    Brother     Campbell, Alexander Sandy
    Sister     Campbell, Caroline
    Brother     Campbell, James Andrew


    Family of Campbell, Archibald and McKay, Barbara
Married Wife McKay, Barbara
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage January 21, 1879 Summerside, Prince Edward Island  


Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 49 Number 1802

Rank 101
Date January 30 1879
County Westmorland
Place Moncton
Newspaper The Times

m. Victoria House, Summerside, P.E.I., by Rev. N. McKay, 22nd inst., Archibald CAMPBELL / Miss Barbara McKAY, both of New London


ARCHIBALD CAMPBELL., who conducts a successful business as a merchant tailor at New London, Queen's county, was born in Lot 20, this Island, on August 10, 1853, and is a son of James and Isabella (Johnston) Campbell. The father was born at Irish-town, Lot so, Prince Edward Island, in 1813, and died in 1887. He was the father of eight children, namely: William, Charity, John, Archibald, Alex, Caroline, MaryJ. and James A. The subject of this sketch was reared under the parental roof and secured his education in the district schools. of his neighborhood. His first active employment was at the tailor trade in Summerside, where he worked four years and then followed the same pursuit for some time at Graham Roads. In 1876 he estab- lished himself in business at Clifton, New London, where he has since remained...

On January 21, 1879, Mr. Campbell was united in marriage to Miss Barbara McKay,
eldest daughter of Adam and Isabella (Sutherland) McKay. The McKays and Sutherlands were natives of Sutherland-shire, Scotland, and emigrated to Prince Edward Island in 1815, settling at Stanley Bridge.

Past and present of PEI

There are left to mourn a sorrowing widow and two brothers, Mr. Alexander Campbell, J. P., of Summerside, and Mr. William Campbell of Graham’s Road.


  1. Campbell, James
    1. Johnstone, Isabel
      1. Campbell, William
      2. Campbell, Mary Jane
      3. Campbell, Charity Urquhart
      4. Campbell, John Johnstone
      5. Campbell, Archibald
        1. McKay, Barbara
      6. Campbell, Alexander Sandy
      7. Campbell, Caroline
      8. Campbell, James Andrew