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John Campbell (b. 20 Jun 1813, d. 23 Dec 1861)John Campbell (son of Archibald Campbell and Janet Cochrane) was born 20 Jun 1813 in Govan, Lanarkshire, and died 23 Dec 1861 in Eaglesham, Renfrewshire.He married Jean Rankin on 14 Jan 1836 in Ardcahattan, Argyllshire, daughter of Peter Rankin and Janet McLaughlan.
Notes for John Campbell:
He was probably born on the 20th June 1813 in the parish of Govan (Scotlandspeople if not birth then baptism). An LDS member puts his baptism as 26th June. He was the son of Archibald Campbell and Janet Cochrane. He married Jean Rankine or the banns were published on the 14th January 1836 in the parish of Ardchattan, Argyll. There are 7 birth/baptism records for his children in the parish of Eaglesham: Archibald 18th June 1837, Peter 16th June 1839, John 30th October 1840, Janet 31st December 1843, Jane 26th November 1848.Duncan 1st December 1850, Margaret Gibb Campbell 30th January 1853. At the time of the 1841 census he was living in Eaglesham with his wife and 2 sons (Archibald 4 and Peter 2). At the time of the 1851 census she was living in Eaglesham, Renfrewshire with his wife, 2 sons (John 9 and Duncan a few months) and daughters (Janet 7 and Jean 2). The transcript is not available.At the time of the 1861 census he was living in 2 Gilmour Street, Eaglesham with his wife, and daughter (Margaret 8). His occupation at this time was a.He died at 7.15pm on the 23rd December 1861 in Eaglesham aged 48. The cause of death was consumption and his occupation at this time was a farm servant. At this time his occupation was an agricultural labourer. His occupation of his wife’s death certificate was a ploughman and a farm servant on his daughter’s marriage certificate
More About John Campbell and Jean Rankin:
Marriage: 14 Jan 1836, Ardcahattan, Argyllshire.
Children of John Campbell and Jean Rankin are:
- +Jeanie Campbell, b. 26 Nov 1848, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire, d. 22 Aug 1909, Wishaw, Lanarkshire.
- Archiblad Campbell, b. 18 Jun 1837, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire.
- Peter Campbell, b. 16 Jun 1839, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire.
- John Campbell, b. 30 Oct 1840, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire.
- Janet Campbell, b. 31 Dec 1843, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire.
- Duncan Campbell, b. 01 Dec 1850, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire.
- Margaret Gibb Campbell, b. 30 Jan 1853, Eaglesham, Renfrewshire.