Vitals: Thomas & Mary Crawford Campbell

Thomas (1805-1848) b. Down or Derry Co., Northern Ireland r. Indiana/O’Hara Twp., Allegheny Co., PA (parents unknown; Farmer) Name listed as “John” on son Thomas Anderson Campbell’s public documents; did he go by this after TAC was born to avoid confusion?

-Emigration: 1828
-buried: originally at Pine Creek Presbyterian, then reburied at Greenwood Cemetery, Sharpsburg, O’Hara Twp., in 1904 (See “Show map” for GPS at GC)

Thomas Campbell Family stones, Greenwood Cemetery, O’Hara Twp., PA

Mary Crawford (1799-1886) b. Indiana Co., PA; r. Indiana/O’Hara Twp., Allegheny Co. (daughter of Wilson/James and Sarah Campbell Crawford; Homemaker) thought to have lived in a log cabin with parents before marriage to Thomas.
-buried: originally at Pine Creek Presbyterian, then reburied at Greenwood Cemetery, O’Hara Twp., with Thomas in 1904 (See “Show map” for GPS at GC)

Married: 1830

Children: believed to have been 4 born on O’Hara Twp. farm; only 2 sons left in 1889 when  county history was written.

  1. James Crawford (1832-1910) (m1. Mary Borland, 4 children; m2. Isabella Marshall, 3 children; took over farm after father’s early death and was Tomato supplier for H.J. Heinz; referred to as “The Tomato King”)
    -buried: moved his wives, parents, and perhaps brother(s) from Pine Creek Cemetery to Greenwood Cemetery in 1904
  2. Francis (1833-  )
  3. John B. (1835-  ) see notes above
  4. Thomas Anderson (1837-1925) (m. Jane Ross; Farmer; my great-great grandparents)
    -buried: Mt. Royal Cemetery, Allison Park, Allegheny Co., PA

Documentation:

Diane Nichols. Information by Michael Foster. USGenWeb Archives

Notes of Edna Gray. 26 June 1992

Rich Fedoush & Diane Nichols. #25702817/824. Find-a-Grave. 2 April 2008
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/25702817/mary-campbell

Cemetery records. Greenwood & Mt. Royal

Sharpsburg Presbyterian Church records

Unpublished Thomas Campbell Family Reunion Book of 25 July 1996

RETURN TO OUR CAMPBELL FAMILY TREE

RETURN TO OUR CRAWFORD FAMILY TREE

Last revised 9/10/18

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