HISTORY OF MORGAN COUNTY, ILLINOIS Its Past and present Chicago: Donnelley, Loyd & Co., Publishers, 1878.
CAMPBELL, JAS. farmer, Sec. 26, P.O. Woodson, son of Alex. and Lydia Campbell, was born in Jefferson Co., Indiana, Jan. 12, 1828; married Dec. 8, 1853, to Frances Combs, who was born in Stafford Co., Virginia; came to Morgan Co. in 1851, settling sixteen miles southeast of Jacksonville. Five children: Maggie, Mary, Emma, and Eddie, all born in Morgan Co.
1860 United States Federal Census
Home in 1860: Murrayville, Morgan, Illinois Post Office: Jatan Household Members: Name Age James Campbell 31 Frances Campbell25 Margaret Campbell6 Mary Campbell 5 William Campbell2
1870 United States Federal Census
Name: James Campbell Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830 Age in 1870: 40 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1870: Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Jacksonville Household Members: Name Age James Campbell 40 Frances Campbell 28 Maggie Campbell 16 Mary Campbell 14 William Campbell 11 Emma Campbell6 Edwin Campbell2 Elizabeth Combs 68