HAD LIVED MORE THAN A CENTURY Mrs. Rachel Campbell Who Died of Old Age, Believed to Have been 102 Pt

Her children made an effort six years ago to ascertain her exact age, but were unsuccessful. She was a negro and was born in slavery. Her master kept a record of the date of his slaves' births in the family Bible.

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The Chanute Daily Tribune (Chanute, Kansas)23 Feb 1909, TuePage 5
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  • HAD LIVED MORE THAN A CENTURY Mrs. Rachel Campbell Who Died of Old Age, Believed to Have been 102 Pt — Her children made an effort six years ago to ascertain her exact age, but were unsuccessful. She was a negro and was born in slavery. Her master kept a record of the date of his slaves' births in the family Bible.

    hollie_g_364 – 25 Oct 2014

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