Bio Sarah Campbell b. 1824

Mini-Bios for CAMPBELLs, LUGGs, & BLACKWELLs of Nelson, PA

Sarah CAMPBELL Congdon (1824 - 1897)

Sarah "Sally" Campbell was born Oct. 15, 1824, in Nelson, Tioga Co., PA; d. there Feb. 3, 1897. Married Jan. 19, 1848 in Elkland Twp., Tioga Co., PA, to Benjamin Docray Congdon; b. May 13, 1820, on Shelter Island, Sufolk Co.. NY; d. Sep. 27, 1897. He was a farmer and carpenter. Benjamin's parents were George Wickam Congdon and Mary Champlin, both born in RI.

Sally was the 2nd of 12 children of Joseph Campbell, b. 1793 in N. Ireland or Scotland, d. 1864 in Nelson; and Ann Clinch, born 1804 in Gloucestershire, England, died 1872 in Nelson.

Benjamin and Sally Campbell Congdon had three children, all born in Nelson:

  1. Emma E. Congdon, b. Nov. 5, 1848, m. Jabez Leroy Buck;
  2. Edgar Thomas (or Thomas Edgar) Congdon, b. Jul. 9, 1850, m. Emma Vaughan; and
  3. Charles Harris Congdon, b. Dec. 18, 1856, m. Anna Rebecca McWilliams.

Mentioned in Campbell Cousins Correspondence Letters: (Note. After the CCC leCtters have been placed on the web, the references below will become links to the particular letter.)
v1r1 p2 Intro - Sarah
v1r1 p3 Intro - Sarah, Ben, Edgar, Emma & Charles
v1r1 p4 Intro - Sarah & Ben
v1r1 p32 Ada SEELY Crandall - Sallie & Ben
v1r2 p56 Georgia CONGDON Parks Merritt Weir - Grandmother
v2 p6 Jennie CRANE Bosard - Aunt Sallie Congdon
v2 p51-2 Eva HOOKER Hills - Aunt Sally & Uncle Ben
v3 p1 Anna McWILLIAMS Congdon - Sarah
v3 p11 Carrie HUGHEY Peterson Taylor St.Clair - Sally

[wbt - 6/6/2000; rev. 5/28/2016]

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