Lady Louise Jeanne Campbell

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Jeanne Louise Cram (Campbell)

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 9, 2007 (78)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Ian Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll and Hon. Janet Gladys Kidd
Wife of Maj. Thomas Edward Dealtry Kidd; William Drogo Sturges Montagu, Hon. and John Sergeant Cram, II
Ex-wife of Norman Mailer
Mother of Private and Private
Half sister of Private; Ian Campbell, 12th Duke of Argyll and Lady Elspeth Campbell

Occupation: British heiress and journalist
Managed by: Pam Karp
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About Lady Louise Jeanne Campbell

Lady Jeanne Louise Campbell (10 December 1928 – 9 June 2007) was a British socialite and foreign correspondent who wrote for the Evening Standard in the 1950s and 1960s.

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Lady Jeanne Louise Campbell was a British socialite and foreign correspondent who wrote for the Evening Standard in the 1950s and 1960s.

Movies: Norman Mailer: The American Spouse: John Sergeant Cram III (m. 1967–1968), Norman Mailer (m. 1962–1963) Children: Cusi Cram, Kate Mailer Parents: Janet Gladys Aitken, Ian Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll Lady Jeanne was the daughter of Ian Douglas Campbell, 11th Duke of Argyll and his first wife, the Hon. Janet Gladys Aitken. She was a granddaughter of the press baron Lord Beaverbrook, who was the owner of the Evening Standard, and a stepdaughter of Margaret, Duchess of Argyll, as well as the great-niece of Queen Victoria's daughter Louise. Jeanne's parents had met at a casino when Janet was 17 and Ian 24. Janet later recalled that he had been "long on charm but short on judgment at the gaming tables". Their marriage began unpropitiously when the groom - intending to instruct his bride in her marital duties - took her to watch a display of graphic lovemaking in a brothel. He was soon selling her jewels to pay gambling debts.

Lady Jeanne married in 1962, the American writer Norman Mailer (he described her as "interesting, complex, and Machiavellian") had Kate Mailer b.1962; divorced 1963

She married her second husband, John Sergeant Cram III, a descendant of the railroad tycoon Jay Gould, in 1967. They divorced in 1968. She had two children. Her elder daughter, Kate Mailer (born 1962), is an actress. Her younger daughter, Cusi Cram, is also an actress, a Herrick-prize-winning playwright, and an Emmy-nominated writer for the children's animated television program, Arthur

New York Times Paid Notice: Deaths CAMPBELL, LADY JEANNE Published: June 7, 2007 CAMPBELL--Lady Jeanne, died June 4, 2007, at the age of 78. She is survived by her daughters Kate Mailer and Cusi Cram, and her granddaughter Natasha Annabelle Lancaster. We will gather at 9AM, Saturday, June 9, at Perazzo's Funeral Home, 199 Bleeker St. Mass to follow at 10:30AM at St. Joseph's Church, 371 6th Ave, NY, NY 10014. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The St. Joseph's Soup Kitchen at the aforementioned address.

She died last June 9, unnoticed in the media. Her nephew, Torquhil Ian, the 13th Duke of Argyll, his mother, her sister-in-law, Iona, and her brother Lord Colin Campbell were in attendance at Perezzo’s Funeral Home on Bleecker Street. 244 West 11th Street, Lady Jeanne Campbell's final address.

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Lady Louise Jeanne Campbell's Timeline

December 10, 1928
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
June 9, 2007
Age 78