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Name Campbell, Agnes (Rentoul), 1828-1866
Born 1828
Birthplace Scotland
Spouse Campbell, Peter, 1822-1875
Children Dunlap, Christina H. (Campbell), 1848-1924
Campbell, John R., 1852-1942
Campbell, Agnes Rentoul, 1857-1896
Campbell, Peter, 1863-1943
Campbell, Jessie
Deceased 1866
Deceased where Nebraska

Associated Records

Image of RG0842.AM - RG0842 Campbell, John R., 1852-1942

RG0842.AM - RG0842 Campbell, John R., 1852-1942

The collection consists of two letters and two short manuscript drafts relating to the Campbell family settling in Nebraska in the 1860s. The two letters from 1908 are written to C.S. Paine of the Nebraska State Historical Society from Peter Campbell and John R. Campbell. The manuscript drafts describe the family's journey from Scotland, a brief stay in Nebraska City, Nebraska, and homesteading in Hall County, Nebraska. Included in the manuscripts is information on an Indian raid in which members of the Campbell family were abducted.