CAMPBELL PATRICK, Farmer, Sec. 2; P. O. Coal Valley; born in County Terone, Ireland, in 1811; came to this Co. in 1845; Dem; Cath; owns 80 acres of land valued at $5,000; son of Owen and Mary (Sweeney) Campbell, of Ireland; name of wife was Jane Linett, who came to the U. S. in 1832; born Sept. 20, 1812; married Nov. 20, 1831; have six children living, Mary, born Sept. 20,1834; Rosan, Nov. 3, 1836; Margarite, Feb. 5,1839; William L., Feb. 15, 1841; Amanda, Feb. 13, 1843; Maria, Nov. 3,1847; Sarah, Feb. 3,1852.
(written between 1875-1878)
source: Old Settler's List Rural Township Voters, Rock Island County, Illinois