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Campbell Longley
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Birth: Sep. 30, 1816
Sevier County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1907
Lometa
Lampasas County
Texas, USA

Campbell was the son of Joseph Longley and Priscilla Patterson. He married Sarah Ann Henry on July 26, 1838 in Washington County, Texas.

He was the father of ten children including William Preston, the notorious Texas outlaw, otherwise known as "Wild Bill Longley". Although Campbell loved his son very much it is reported that he did not approve of his life style.

Mr. Longley was a Christian, a Mason, and a veteran of the Texas Revolutionary War. On April 6, 2002, a bronze medallion was placed at his grave site by the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.

Tombstone inscription:
A Texas Veteran gone to rest,
Beloved by those who knew him best.

Do unto other men as you would have them to do unto you.

1860: Living in Washington County, Texas with spouse and six children.
1870: Living in Bell County, Texas with spouse and five children.
1880: Living in Precinct 2, Bell, Texas with spouse and three children.
1900: Living in Precinct 3, Lampasas, Texas, widowed, with married son's family.
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 Parents:
  Joseph Longley (1791 - 1830)
  Pricilla Patterson Longley (1793 - 1852)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Ann Henry Longley (1821 - 1890)
  Mary Catherine Myrtle Dockery Longley (1862 - 1946)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Catherine Longley Tyler Clark (1839 - 1919)*
  Frances Caroline Longley Wilson (1844 - ____)*
  George Washington Longley (1849 - 1922)*
  William Preston Longley (1851 - 1878)*
  Elizabeth Longley Walton (1854 - 1885)*
  Joseph Longley (1857 - 1860)*
  James Stockton Longley (1859 - 1938)*
  Alexander Campbell Longley (1867 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  Campbell Longley (1816 - 1907)
  Alexander Preston Longley (1819 - 1912)*
  William Tennessee Longley (1820 - 1908)*
  Caleb B Longley (1820 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lometa Cemetery
Lometa
Lampasas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section A
 
Created by: Connie
Record added: Feb 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17991255
Campbell Longley
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Campbell Longley
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Campbell Longley
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- Robin
 Added: Jul. 24, 2016
I am a great great grand daughter of his daughter, Martha Jane, who was married to William Carnes, whose one of their children was my great grandmother, Mary Elizabeth Carnes. My grandmother, Ida Tidwell, was one of her daughters.
- Kallie Jurgens
 Added: Mar. 23, 2015

- K.P.T.
 Added: Sep. 10, 2014
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