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Martha Ann Wheeler Campbell

Birth
Tennessee, USA
Death 29 Oct 1865 (aged 52–53)
Hamilton County, Illinois, USA
Burial McLeansboro, Hamilton County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 23939969 · View Source
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According to the 1860 census, Martha Ann (Hughes/Wheeler) Campbell was born about 1812 in TN. She is reported to be the step daughter of William Wheeler of Hamilton/White county IL through his marriage to Elizabeth Hughes.

When she married John Campbell on 21 Dec 1828, she is shown as Martha Wheeler, daughter of William Wheeler. She was the mother of 15 children including my direct line ancestor William Hume/Hughes Campbell.

She is believed to be buried in Concord Cemetery beside her husband, John, who had died 5 years earlier but there is no stone or marker for her grave. There was much turmoil and confusion in the family after the death of John and when Martha passed it appears that no one took the steps necessary to create a marker for her.



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  • Created by: Vince Miller
  • Added: 13 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23939969
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Ann Wheeler Campbell (1812–29 Oct 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23939969, citing Concord Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Vince Miller (contributor 46797965) .