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The Campbell Brothers of Columbiana County

Co. K, 3rd Regt. O.V.I.

 

Joseph J. Campbell

-- Son of Samuel and Sarah (Hunter) Campbell of Salineville, Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio. Enlisted on June 15, 1861, age 23, as a Private. On June 15, 1861 he mustered into "K" Company Ohio 3rd Infantry. He was promoted to Corporal on October 16, 1861 and was mustered out on June 21, 1864. [see more]

James Campbell

-- Son of Samuel and Sarah (Hunter) Campbell of Salineville, Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio. He enlisted on June 15, 1861, age 21, as a Private. On June 15, 1861 he mustered into "K" Company Ohio 3rd Infantry. He died on August 24, 1863 at Evansville, Indiana of disease. James is buried Woodland Cemetery, Salineville, Columbiana County. [see more]

Harvey Campbell

-- Son of Samuel and Sarah (Hunter) Campbell of Salineville, Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio. Enlisted on June 15,1861, age 19, as a Private. On June 15, 1861 he mustered into "K" Company Ohio 3rd Infantry. He was mustered out on June 21, 1864 and reenlisted on August 20, 1864, age 21. He was promoted to Full 1st Sergt. on September 12, 1864, and to Full 2nd Leiut. on March 18, 1865 (as of Co. E); transferred on March 18, 1865 from Co. D to Co. E 176 O.V.I. After the war he was a member of Sergeant Thompson post No. 235 of Salineville. [see more]

Samuel and Sarah (Hunter) Campbell:

Samuel Campbell was born in about 1812 in either Ohio or Pennsylvania. He married Sarah Hunter on September 3, 1833, in Columbiana County. The marriage was performed by Presbyterian minister Clement Vallandigham. Sarah, believed to be the daughter of John and Mary (Maden) Hunter, was born in about 1815 in Ohio. Samuel, Sarah and their sons lived on a small farm near Salineville, in Washington Township, Columbiana County, during the 1850 census year. Samuel was a farmer.

Known Children of Samuel and Sarah (Hunter) Campbell:

John -- born about 1834, Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio; married Sarah (b ca 1836) in about 1860. Known children: Joseph, Violet and James. The family was living beside Harvey in 1870, in Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio. John was a coal miner.

William -- born about 1836, Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio. In the 1860 census, he was living with his parents and brothers and was a carpenter. We have not been able to locate any additional information on him.

Joseph J. -- Please contact Paul Campbell if you have questions about Joseph.

James -- born 1840, Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio; died at Evansville Indiana on August 24, 1863. In 1860, he was living with his parents and brothers on the family farm in Columbiana County. He was a farm laborer, and, as far as we have been able to determine, unmarried.

Harvey H. -- born August 10, 1843, Washington Twp., Columbiana County, Ohio. He married Mary "Mollie" Brown (1846-1907) and had children: George, Anna (Mrs. Daniel Sheckler), Mary May (Mrs. William C. Busby), Sanora "Nora" ( Mrs. Gotschall), Liza, Jefferson, James H., Daisy (Mrs. Barker), Jessie L. (Mrs. Walter Hackathorn), and Lillian (Mrs. Stevens). He was a stone mason and coal miner. Harvey moved his family to Ross Township, Jefferson County between 1870 - 1880; and from there to Springfield Township. Harvey died on July 14, 1894 in Bergholz, Jefferson County, Ohio, and is buried in the Bergholz Cemetery, as is his widow, Mollie. Name variations: Harry H., Camel, Cambell. You can read Harvey's obituary by clicking here. You can view his headstone by clicking here.

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