|Birth: ||May 23, 1877|
City of Edinburgh, Scotland
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 1925|
Spring Hill (Mobile County)
James George Campbell was born in 1877 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was the son of James Campbell and Margaret Shaw. His mother died quite young and his father remarried. Two brothers came of that marriage.
James, after immigrating to the USA, was a professional golfer, winning the Philadelphia Open in 1905 & 1907 and runner up in 1908. He became the golf pro at many links. He and his wife were killed in a fire that consumed the clubhouse at Springhill, Ala. in Dec, 1925.
They had one son, named James George Campbell Jr.
Bio courtesy of Heather Polonuk.
Mary Jane Wynne Campbell (1877 - 1925)
Pine Crest Cemetery
Plot: Section 5
Created by: Tim Childree
Record added: Jun 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53435113
To my great uncle James and Aunt. Remembering you! From the granddughter of your brother Robert Campbell in Winnipeg, Canada|
Added: Jun. 10, 2011