Campbell, Archibald - Lot 16

Birth Name Campbell, Archibald - Lot 16
Gender male
Age at Death about 93 years, 8 months, 16 days

Narrative

Eldest son of the deceased, so likely the Archibald Campbell who died in Lot 16, 17 September 1869 at the age of 92 years. He was born in North Carolina

Married Flora Townsend.

The Islander – Oct 1, 1869 Died. At his residence, Lot 16, on the 17th inst., after a brief illness, Archibald Campbell, Esq., aged 92 years. Deceased was born in North Carolina, but removed from that country, with his parents, at the commencement of the Revolutionary War, to the West Indies – thence to Shelburne, Nova Scotia, and finally to Lot 16, in 1783, where he has resided for the long period of 83 years. He has left a numerous family and friends.

Lot 16 United Church and its People:

Archibald Campbell was a resident of Lot 16 for eighty-five years. He died at the age of ninety-two. His obituary
states that he left behind numerous family and friends.
While his wife's name is unknown, it is recorded there were at least five children from their union. The following excerpt
is taken from the September 23, 1869 Pioneer newspaper.
Deceased was a man gready beloved - a humble follower of Christ and for forty-seven years an elder of
the Presbyterian Church. His last sufferings were not severe and without a groan or struggle he calmly
entered his redeeming rest.
The dedicated churchman from Lot 16 was remembered beyond the boundaries of his community. An excerpt from
the obituaries carried in February 1870 edition of the Home and Foreign Record, The Presbyterian Church of the Lower Provinces
stated, "Mr. Campbell in his last year, imagined every day was the Sabbath and reproved the family from working."
A son, Andrew N. Campbell auctioned Archibald's farm Tuesday, July 27, 1869, two months prior to Archibald's death.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1776 North Carolina, United States    
Death September 17, 1869 Lot 16, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Campbell, Daniel DonaldJanuary 1833
Mother Fullerton, Margaret
         Campbell, Archibald - Lot 16 about 1776 September 17, 1869
    Sister     Campbell, Elizabeth 1778 April 15, 1843
    Brother     Campbell, Donald Dan about 1780
    Brother     Campbell, William Sr. 1788 1870
    Sister     Campbell, Mary about 1791 February 1881
    Brother     Campbell, John 1819
    Sister     Campbell, Barbara 1866
    Sister     Campbell, Jane Janet 1798 October 1834
    Brother     Campbell, Alexander

Families

Family of Campbell, Archibald - Lot 16 and Townsend Townshend, Flora

Married Wife Townsend Townshend, Flora ( * + ... )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1804 Lot 18, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada License dated Dec 6 1804  
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Campbell, Andrew Nicol
Campbell, Elisa Eliza
Campbell, Mary