Monthly Archives: November 2014

Family history record keeping

My early research was all over the place and to recall information for my book was like sifting through a pile of rubbish to find a lost piece of paper. At the time I was not concerned about the snippets of … Continue reading

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Blind Alley in the search for John Campbell (2)

Through an internet forum, I had been put in touch with a Campbell from the Strachur line of Campbell’s who had links to Argentina. He had taken it upon himself to maintain a large database of the Strachur Campbells which … Continue reading

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Blind alley in the search for John Campbell (1)

In Burkes Landed Gentry I spotted an entry for Isabel because of her marriage to Ian Greig. It listed her father as Col. Campbell. Had one of my John Campbell’s been in the army prior to becoming a rancher in … Continue reading

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