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Ellen Rae Campbell

Ellen Rae Campbell

Female 1881 - 1962  (80 years)

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  • Name Ellen Rae Campbell  [1, 2, 3
    Nickname Nellie 
    Born 23 Oct 1881  Yorkville, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Jan 1962  Waterman, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 8, 9
    Buried 11 Jan 1962  Oswego Twnsp Cem, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I4106  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2011 

    Father Matthew Campbell,   b. 25 Aug 1840, Riccarton Parish, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1887, Yorkville, Kendall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth ("Lizzie") Hastings,   b. 19 Feb 1851, La Prairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1916, Aurora, Kane Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1877  Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 8, 10, 11
    Family ID F1481  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    _MARRIED
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1819  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Ellen Rae Campbell
    Ellen Rae Campbell

  • Notes 
    • The Kendall County Birth Register, Book 1, Record No. 939, lists "Nellie's" birthdate as 23 Oct 1881.

      N. Bateman & P. Selby, HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ILLINOIS AND HISTORY OF KENDALL COUNTY, p. 960 (1914), state:
      "*** To Mr. [Matthew] Campbell and wife [Elizabeth Hastings] were born five children: ...[including] Ellen Rae... *** Ellen Rae Campbell, who was born October 23, 1881, resides with her mother in the city of Aurora."

      The 1910 Illinois census shows Ellen R. Campbell, 28 years old and single, living with her mother Elizabeth Campbell and brother George H. Campbell. 1910 U.S.Census, Kendall Twsp, Kendall Cnty, IL (T 624, Roll 295, ED 65, stamped p. 233-B).
    • In 1920 the census listed "Ellen Campbell", 38 and single, living in the home of a friend, Pheobe Allbee, 55, a fur merchant. Ellen worked as the "housekeeper." 1920 U.S. Census, Aurora, Kane Cnty, IL (T 625, Roll 374, ED 50, stamped p. 63-B).
    • Obituary, Kendall County [IL] Record (11 Jan 1962):
      "Ellen Rae Campbell, daughter of the late Matthew and Elizabeth Campbell, aged 80 years, died January 4 at Bellevue Place in Waterman.
      "Formerly she had lived at 222 North Chestnut street in Aurora.
      "She was born October 23, 1881, at Yorkville. She is survived by one brother, George Campbell, of Aurora, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, William and Matthew.
      "She was a member of the Na-au-say Presbyterian church and of the WCTU.
      "The funeral was held at the Healy chapel in Aurora, Saturday, January 6, at 1:30 p.m., with the Rev. Albert G. Ossentjuk, pastor of the Au Sable Grove Presbyterian church officiating. Interment was in the Oswego cemetery."

  • Sources 
    1. [S284] Croushorn, Sarah M.|, Sarah Margaret Croushorn, "Ancestral Notes", (Unpublished: notes compiled approx. mid-1960's).

    2. [S734] Dickson's Kendall Cnty Pg|, Elmer G. Dickson, "The Kendall County, Illinos Home Page," Part of the USGenWeb Project, (http://kendallkin.org ), (Burials Alphabetical).

    3. [S1056] Hastings-McCuen|, Florence M. McCuen Strohm, The History of the Hastings-McCuen Family (1772-1995), (Florence M. Strohm (1995)[unpublished, unpaginated booklet, based on personal knowledge; 20 pages]).

    4. [S298] Kendall Cnty IL History|, N. Bateman & P. Selby, HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ILLINOIS AND HISTORY OF KENDALL COUNTY, (Munsell Publishing Co., Chicago, IL : 1914), p.960.

    5. [S566] Cem - Oswego, Kendall Cnty, IL |, Elmer Dickson, "Oswego Township Cemetery" : 1998, (Kendall County Historical Society, PO Box 123, Yorkville, Il 60560), p.7.

    6. [S287] Kendall Cnty IL Record|, Kendall County [IL] Record, (Kendall County Record, 222 S. Bridge St., PO Box J, Yorkville, Il 60560), 11 Jan 1962.

    7. [S328] Dickson's Birth Records|, Elmer G. Dickson, KENDALL COUNTY BIRTH RECORDS, 1877-1903, (Elmer G. Dickson, Chico, CA : 1996), p.18.

    8. [S4] Hastings|, D. Gale Hastings, "Family History Chart", (D. Gale Hastings : 12 Nov 1995).

    9. [S287] Kendall Cnty IL Record|, Kendall County [IL] Record, (Kendall County Record, 222 S. Bridge St., PO Box J, Yorkville, Il 60560), (11 Jan 1962).

    10. [S286] Marshall Cnty, IL, Marshall County, IL, "Marriage Record", (Marshall County Clerk's Office, Lacon, IL 61540), Marriage Record Certificate.

    11. [S287] Kendall Cnty IL Record|, Kendall County [IL] Record, (Kendall County Record, 222 S. Bridge St., PO Box J, Yorkville, Il 60560), (22 Jan 1916).