David Campbell

1780 ca.: Born in Virginia. (1,4).

David Campbell marries Eve _____. (2)

1840: US Census (3). This census shows a family in Monday Creek Twp. of Perry Co., OH headed by David Campbell. The age brackets of David and the oldest female contain the ages on the grave markers of David and Eve Campbell at the Salem Cemetery in Allen Co., Ohio.

Monday Creek Twp. of Perry Co. is in the area where the Turkey Run Mennonite Church was built in 1858. In 1840, our ancestral families Joseph and Magdalena Good and Jacob and Elisabeth Huber also lived within a short distance of where the church was built.

1850 Aug 30: US Census (4). This census shows the following people in Sugar Creek Twp. of Allen Co., Ohio. David Campbell is a farmer, and they have real estate worth $1200. The census ages match the ones of David and Eve Campbell at the Salem Cemetery.

Line Name          Age Birth
  26 David Campbell 70 Virginia
  27 Eve            54 Pennsylvania
  28 Margaret Kelly 13 Ohio

Salem Mennonite Church Cemetery
Allen Co., OH

1855 Sep 10: David Campbell dies, age 75; buried Salem Cemetery. (1 f12)

1857 Jul 10: Wife Eve _____ Campbell dies, age 60y 5m 20d; buried beside David at Salem. (2)

1862 Nov 19: Magdalena Campbell Good dies; buried on the other side of David at Salem. (1,2) For more about these burials, see Magdalena.

Notes

1. Donald I Good, "Salem Mennonite Church" (66 photos, 2008 Jul 17). localhost/family/peo...s/2008/07-17/hs.html. Frames 11-24.

2. "Salem Mennonite Cemetery (formerly Dutch Hollow Cemetery), Sugar Creek Township, Allen County, Ohio" (Salem Mennonite Church, 2008 Jul).

3. "Monday Creek Twp., Perry Co., Ohio" in 1840 Federal Population Census (US Census Bureau), p13 (handwritten, upper left corner). Also www.dgatx.com/family...vid-Campbell/hs.html (2011 Oct 13). Microfilm available through US National Archives. David Campbell.

4. "Sugar Creek Twp., Allen Co., Ohio" in 1850 Federal Population Census (US Census Bureau, 1850 Aug 30). Also www.dgatx.com/family...vid-Campbell/hs.html (2011 Oct 13). Microfilm available through US National Archives. David Campbell.

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