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Elmora Elizabeth "Mora, Mara" Cotton Campbell
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1850
Sumner County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1917
Gravelly
Yell County
Arkansas, USA

Daughter of Jesse Hackney Cotton and Rebecca Jane Ryan.

Wife of John A. Campbell whom she married in 1867.

The 1880 US Census shows the following family members as living in the home:
Self J. A. Campbell M 35 Arkansas
Wife Mara Campbell F 30 Tennessee
Son William Campbell M 10 Tennessee
Son Jessie Campbell M 8 Arkansas
Dau Lizzie Campbell F 6 Arkansas
Son Charles Campbell M 5 Arkansas
Dau A. A. Campbell F 3 Arkansas
Dau M. L. Campbell F 1 Arkansas

Online family records record the following children were born to John and Mora:

1. William Andrew Campbell b. 11/3/1869 Yell County, Arkansas - d. 2/17/1953 Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas
(m. 1900 Grace Adams 9/22/1874 - 7/30/1929)
2. Jess R. "Jesse" Campbell 4/17/1871 - 1/29/1930
3. Dora Elizabeth "Lizzie" Campbell b. 6/8/1873 Yell County, Arkansas - 11/3/1907 Gravelly Hill, Yell County, Arkansas
(m. Abt. 1891 William Thomas "Will" Caviness 3/3/1868 -9/23/1924)
4. Charles Bunion Campbell 2/12/1875 Yell County, Arkansas
- d. 7/24/1907 Dardanelle, Yell County, Arkansas
5. Annie America Campbell 10/28/1876 Yell County, Arkansas - d. 7/10/1968 Danville, Yell County, Arkansas
(m. Abt 1903 Robert "Bob" Caviness)
6. Minnie Lou Campbell 2/27/1879 Gravelly Hill, Yell County, Arkansas - 5/15/1969 Yell County, Arkansas
(m. W. W. Gardner)
7. Rufus Elliot Campbell 3/14/1881 Gravelly Hill, Yell County, Arkansas - 3/15/1959 Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
(m. 1905 Mable Ethel Harrell 6/20/1886 - 7/4/1960)
8. Wiley Daniel Campbell 9/26/1886 Gravelly Hill, Yell County, Arkansas - 9/30/1906 Dardanelle, Yell County, Arkansas
9. John Albert Campbell 3/25/1890 Gravelly Hill, Yell County, Arkansas - 2/1966 Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona
(m. Merle Z. Unknown 6/14/1898 - 12/12/1904)
10. Jesse Campbell

Obituary -
"Mrs. Elmora Elizabeth Campbell aged 67 years, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Bob Caviness, at Gravelly Monday night, April 9th, 1917, after an illness of several weeks. Mrs. Campbell, whose maiden name was Cotton, was born in Simpson County, Tenn. June 22, 1850, and with her parents moved to Yell County in girlhood. In 1867 she was united in marriage to John H. Campbell, who died in 1890. Until about 15 years ago, when she moved to Mesa, Ariz. Mrs. Campbell had resided in this city, She was a woman of many virtues, a devoted wife, a faithful mother and a devout follower of the meek and lowly Nazarene.

She is survived by two daughters and four sons Mrs. Bob Caviness, of Gravelly; Mrs. W. W. Gardner, of Baker, Ore. W. A. Campbell, of Poteau, Okla. R. A. Campbell, of Oilton, Okla. John Campbell, of Mesa, Ariz. Jesse Campbell, of El Paso, Tex. She is also survived by three sisters and four brothers Mrs. W. C. Grace, of Mesa, Ariz. Mrs. Josie Blackwell, of Denver, Colo. Mrs. Mattie Haliburton, of this city, and L. R. Cotton, C. B. Cotton, W. D. Cotton, and R. S. Cotton, of this city, and W. E. Cotton, of Carrollton, Miss. The Post Dispatch joins the many friends of the surviving relatives in extending sympathy." (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Mary Fowler Leek, Newspaper: Post-Dispatch, Dardanelle, Arkansas, 4/12/1917)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Hackney Cotton (1816 - 1853)
  Rebecca Jane Ryan Cotton (1822 - 1869)
 
 Spouse:
  John Andrew Campbell (1849 - 1889)*
 
 Children:
  Jess R. Campbell (1871 - 1930)*
  Elizabeth Dora Campbell Caviness (1873 - 1907)*
  Annie Caviness (1876 - 1968)*
  Rufus Elliott Campbell (1881 - 1959)*
  John Albert Campbell (1890 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leonard Ryan Cotton (1843 - 1920)*
  Claiborne (Clayborne) Butler Cotton (1848 - 1922)*
  Elmora Elizabeth Cotton Campbell (1850 - 1917)
  Susan Cotton Grace (1854 - 1935)*
  Lucinda Josephine Cotton Blackwell (1856 - 1941)*
  America V. Cotton Burnett (1858 - 1890)**
  Wiley Daniel Cotton (1862 - 1921)*
  Robert Shelton Cotton (1865 - 1937)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Parks Cemetery
Nola
Scott County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Rick Lawrence
Record added: May 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110925800
Elmora Elizabeth Mora, Mara <i>Cotton</i> Campbell
Added by: Rick Lawrence
 
Elmora Elizabeth Mora, Mara <i>Cotton</i> Campbell
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Elmora Elizabeth Mora, Mara <i>Cotton</i> Campbell
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