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Kathryn Campbell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: W-0012

Dates

  • Undated

Biographical / Historical

Kathryn Ophelia Hutcherson Campbell was born on October 24, 1894 in Frankford, Missouri. She married Charles Chambers on September 19, 1916 and subsequently divorced him. She married Leon Edwin Campbell on July 9, 1926. Leon Campbell died on February 14, 1964. In 1914, Kathryn Campbell graduated from Synodical College (Presbyterian) in Fulton, Missouri. Kathryn Campbell died in Dallas County on December 2, 1984. She held membership is various lineage and patriotic organizations. She was state President of the State Society of Kansas USD 1812 in 1933-36. President, History Club (Federated) Kansas City, Kansas, 1949-1951; President, Lancaster Shakespeare Club (Federated) 1960-1962: President Colonial Dames of XVII Century, Dallas, TX, 1971-1973: President Jefferson Davis Chapter Daughters of the Confederacy, Kansas City, Mo, in 1936 and became member of Bonnie Blue Flag Chapter of Dallas, TX. She wrote numerous genealogical books including That Kentucky Hutcherson, John Biggs, the Welshman and his descendants, 1729-1979; The McFarland clan of North Carolina, Kentucky, Missouri and kindred families; Absalem Adams Facquier Co., Virginia, 1757 allied families and John Parker, the Virginian and his descendants, 1709—1980.

Extent

12 Linear Feet (54 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

Archives: 3I4
  • Genealogy Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Title
Kathryn Campbell Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Harry Max Hill and A. M.
Date
27 February 2002
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Fort Worth Public Library Archives Repository

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