County Down, Northern Ireland
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 1910|
Marriages Solemnized in the District of Drayton in the Colony of Queensland. Registered by Thomas Patrick Haslam (?):
14 November 1871 in Highfields, West Morlton(?)
Alexander Campbell, Bachelor, born in Gurtfadd, Antrim, Ireland, farmer, age 25, living in Murphy's Creek, son of Neil Campbell and Elizabeth Dick
Rachel Weir, Spinster, born in Bambridge, Down, Ireland, domestic duties, age 24, living in Highfields, daughter of Thomas Weir and Mary Thompson.
Married at Highfields, West Morlow (?) according to the rules of the Presbyterian Church of Queensland
In the presence of William Duncan and Mary Barkley (Rachel's sister – WF)
The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser (Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia); Wednesday, 15 November 1871:
MARRIAGE At Toowoomba on the 14th instant, by the Rev. Dr. Nelson, Alexander Campbell, of Murphy's Creek to Rachel Weir, daughter of Thomas Weir, late of Banbridge Down, Ireland.
Queensland Times (Ipswich); Monday, July 4, 1910:
DEATH OF MRS. CAMPBELL. There passed away, at the Alexandra Private Hospital, about 11 o'clock this morning, the wife of Mrs. Alex. Campbell. The deceased lady was the aunt of Mr. Jas. Bearkley, and been resident here for only a few months, having previously resided at Murphy's Creek. The deceased, who was 74 years of age, had been ailing for only a short time, having previously enjoyed splendid health. The funeral will leave the Alexandra Private Hospital at half-past 10 o'clock to-morrow (Monday), morning, July 3.
Alexander Campbell (1844 - 1914)*
Created by: delancey23
Record added: Dec 13, 2011
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