Mrs. Mary Melvina YORK CAMPBELL, the daughter of William and Rebecca York, was born in Hamilton Co., Ill., June 20, 1860; died January 15, 1929. Age 68 years, 6 months and 25 days. She died at the home of her son W. J. Campbell in McLeansboro, Ill. She was united in marriage to A. D. Campbell of McLeansboro on September 12, 1877. To this union, nine children were born, four of whom preceded her in death. Mrs. Campbell's father was killed in the Civil War, and she had never seen her father until the Angel of Death called her to Heaven to greet him in the sky.
Note: Mary Melvina York's father was William York who mustered into service in the Civil War on 27 Feb 1862. At the end of the war, he was returning home when the Steamer "General Lyons" caught fire in a storm and he was lost as sea.
William York (____ - 1865)
Alfred Dallas Campbell (1855 - 1942)
Millie Esther Campbell Biggerstaff (1879 - 1955)*
Maggie Esther Campbell Smith (1892 - 1960)*
Odd Fellows Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 28, 2004
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