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Alexander J. Campbell
Male 1851 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Birth  1851  Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  1875  Embro, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    carpenter 
    Occupation  1881  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Carpenter 
    Elected Office  1886  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Councillor - Galt Council 
    Elected Office  1889  , Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Councillor - Waterloo County Councillor 
    Elected Office  1889  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Deputy Reeve - Galt Council 
    Name  A. J. Campbell 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-103459 
    Died  Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID  I103459  Generations
    Last Modified  6 Oct 2017 

    Father  James Campbell,   b. Abt 1820, Of, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Margaret,   b. Abt 1820, Of, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F30053  Group Sheet

    Family  Elizabeth S. C. Abernathy,   b. 1854, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Nellie Campbell,   b. 21 Jul 1875, Embro, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Irving Campbell,   b. 1878, Embro, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID  F26529  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • A. J. Campbell, Building and Contractor, North Water St. - The business of a builder and constractor in the town of Galt is an important one. There are more buildings being erected for a town of its size than any other with a larger population in the Dominion. Among those hold a leading position in this line of industry in the town is Mr. A. J. Campbell, who has been established in business for over seven years. He is a practical carpenter and builder, and has erected many fine residences in the town and surrounding county, and his work given universal satisfaction thus proving its completeness. He also makes larg wood cisterns and water tanks of all kinds, in which particular branch he does a large business. The premises occupied by him are 30 x 60 feet in dimensions and two stories in height. He has two lumber yards, which cover half an acre of ground. He gives employement to 20 skilled workmen on an aveage throughout the year, frequently requiring many more. He is a smart enterprising business man, and represents the city in the Council, and is much respected by all who know him.1a

      1a\bIndustries of Canada Historical and Commerical Sketches, Hamilton and Environs, M. G. Bixby & Co., Publishers 1886

  • Sources 
    1. [S336] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1881, Galt Division 2 Page 75.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Elizabeth S C Abernethy res. West Zorra, Born: On Age: 20 Est. Birth: abt 1854 Father: William Abernethy Mother: Elizabeth Abernethy married Alexander Campell res. Embro Age:: 23 Est. Birth: abt 1851 Born: Ottawa Father: James Campell Mother: Margaret Campell married 3 Jun 1874 Marriage Place: Oxford, Embro

    3. [S1450] Waterloo County Councillors A Collective Biography.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1851 - Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1875 - Embro, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1881 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor - Galt Council - 1886 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Councillor - Waterloo County Councillor - 1889 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - Deputy Reeve - Galt Council - 1889 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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