Campbell, Charles, 1807-1876
Teacher, historian, editor, and antiquarian, of Petersburg (Dinwiddie Co.), Va.
From the description of Papers, 1617-1895 ; (bulk 1770-1879). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19317035
Charles Campbell was born in Petersburg, Va. 1 May 1807. Graduated from Princeton College in 1825 and trained for law under Henry St. George Tucker. He contributed to periodicals. Campbell was married twice, to Elvira Calloway and to Anna Burdsall. He had four children. Campbell worked as an civil engineer, owned and edited a newspaper, and was customs collector, but spent most of his time as a teacher. He died in 1876. Campbell wrote and published The Bland Papers, Genealogy of the Spotswood Family, and History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia as well as other works and articles.
From the description of Papers, 1743-1896. (College of William & Mary). WorldCat record id: 22999457
Historian and principal of Anderson Academy, Petersburg, Virginia, 1855-1870.
From the description of Charles Campbell papers, 1856. (Columbia Theological Seminary). WorldCat record id: 649065426
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