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Aaron Campbell, Sr

Birthplace: North Carolina, United States
Death: May 05, 1830 (72)
Bibb County, Alabama, Bibb County, Alabama, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Campbell and Mary Anne Campbell (Criswell)
Husband of Lydia Campbell
Father of Alsey Alcy Prestridge; Aaron Campbell, Jr.; John C Campbell; Catherine Caty Campbell; Mary Maxwell and 4 others
Brother of James Criswell Campbell and Robert David Campbell

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About Aaron Campbell, Sr

Research of his wife found three different maiden names, but no solid paper trail that works with the lineage. Please assist and upload and send us notices of documentation you can find. Thank you.


Aaron Campbell, Sr was born on October 2, 1757, in North Carolina, United States. His parents were John Campbell and Anna Mayhew Campbell.

Aaron married Lydia Campbell circa November 7, 1780, in NC, United States. Together they had the following children:

He died on May 5, 1830, in Bibb County, Alabama, Bibb County, Alabama, United States.

Will of Aaron Campbell 1830 in Bibb County, AL

    In the name of God Amen.  I Aaron Campbell of the State of Alabama and in the County of Bibb. Being mindful of my mortality do this the twentieth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and thirty make and publish this my last will and testament in manner following:  First I desire to be decently and privately buried in the Churchyard Without any funeral Pomp and with as little Expense as may be.  Also, I Give and bequeath unto my younger son Elijah C Campbell the hole all my  Estate Being So very small not worth dividing to wit - Six head of Cattle, One Bed, and furniture, one flax wheel, one Pot and oven, one Brad Ax, four Planes, three augurs, one Drawing knife, 6 Chisels, one Skillet, one Pear of tillered, one Spinning wheel, one butter dish, 2 plates, one bason, one hat rack, one ax, two Ch____, one Sugar & cum_____ together with all my Estate things too Small to mention.  also, I Give unto my Wife during her lifetime the use of All my Plate and household Goods, Bedsteads, bedding and other furniture ad residue of my Personal Estate whosoever and where So ever of what nature lend and quality So ever the same my Be and not hear in giving and despond for after payment of my debts legalese and funeral expenses I do Give and Bequeath to my son Elijah his Executors Administrators and assigned To and for his and their own use and benefit passively And I do hear humbly constitute and appoint my said son Elijah C Campbell Sole Executor of this my last will and testament in witness whereof I have hereunto Set my hand and Seal the day and year first about written. Sines, Sealed, Published and declared By the Said testator as and for his Least will and testament in Our Presence who at his Request in his Presence have to Subscribe our names as Witness thereto

His Aaron Campbell (seal) Mark John Goodgame John Baggett Howel Sammons

also giveof my Estate to:
  • Alsey Prestridge twenty five cents
  • David Campbell twenty five cents
  • John Campbell twenty five cents
  • Mary Maxwell twenty five cents
  • Rebecka Weaver twenty five cents
  • Martha Glassock twent five cents
  • Caty Glassock twenty five cents
  • Aaron Campbell twenty five cents

Transcribed Will [https://www.geni.com/documents/view?doc_id=6000000169305328873]

  • Bibb County, AL, United States
  • Description:
  • Will of Aaron Campbell Sr. 1757-1830
  • 1830
  • Probate Place Bibb County, AL
  • Children:
  • Elijah C, Campbell the oldest living son, and his wife were given the entire estate.
  • The Children listed below were given a quarter.
  • 1. Alcy Ealey Prestridge
  • 2, David Campbell
  • 3. John Campbell
  • 4. Mary Maxwell
  • 3. Rebecca Weaver
  • 4. Martha Glasscock
  • 5. Catherine Caty Glasscock
  • 6. Aaron Campbell


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Aaron Campbell, Sr's Timeline

October 2, 1757
North Carolina, United States
North Carolina, United States, North Carolina, United States
June 8, 1783
Tennessee, USA
Georgia, USA
Georgia, United States
June 8, 1788
Georgia, United States
Franklin, Georgia, United States
Georgia, United States