Robert Campbell

1 Aug 1866 - 6 Sep 1920

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1 Aug 1866 - 6 Sep 1920
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Grave site information of Robert Campbell (1 Aug 1866 - 6 Sep 1920) at Doagh Cemetery in Doagh, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom from BillionGraves
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Robert Campbell

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Doagh Cemetery

39 Station Road
Doagh, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
United Kingdom

Headstone Description

There are 6 headstones. The 5 Campbell stones are large square stones.Can't tell if any of them are on different sides of the same stone.

JOHN CAMPBELL's headstone reads: In loving memory of John Campbell, Knight, M.A., M.D., F.R.C.S.ENG., LL.D. Elder son of Rev. Robert Campbell. Senior surgeon to the Samaritan Hospital for Women. Consulting surgeon to the Maternity and Queen St Children's Hospitals and to the U.V.F. Military Hospital Belfast. Chief surgeon to No 5 British Red Cross Hospital at Wimereux in 1916. Adjutant and Second-in-Command of Queen's University Veterans Volunteer Corps. Senator of Royal University and Chairman of Royal University Graduates Association. Member of Parliament for Queen's University from 1921-1929. And Chairman of Convocation from 1914-1923. Born 18th February 1862 - Died 31st August 1929. "He being dead yet speaketh"

FLORENCE CAMPBELL's: In loving memory of the infant daughter of Robert and Martha. Florence Campbell. Born 15th April 1941. Died 16th April 1941.

WILLIAM STEWART CAMPBELL's: Illegible

EMILY FRANCIS CAMPBELL's: Also of his wife Emily Frances Campbell. L.R.G.S., L.R.G.P. Edinburgh. Born 22nd December 1867. Died 20th May 1937.

ROBERT CAMPBELL's: Sacred to the memory of Robert Campbell, M.B., F.R.C.S.ENG,. Surgeon to the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, and to the Belfast Hospital for Sick Children. Born 1st Aug 1866, Died 6th Sept 1920. Also of his wife Amy Isabella, who died 1st April 1936. "Until the day break, and the shadows flee away."

BIRKMYRE's: In loving memory of our dear father and mother Abraham and Margaret Birkmyre. Also our brother James, interred at Winnipeg. (No dates present). Does this mean that all 3 of these folks are interred in Winnipeg?, or just James?
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January 5, 2016
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Scott Lorimer

April 13, 2015

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Life timeline of Robert Campbell

1866
Robert Campbell was born on 1 Aug 1866
Robert Campbell was 11 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Robert Campbell was 22 years old when The Great Blizzard of 1888 struck the northeastern United States, producing snowdrifts in excess of 50 ft (15 m) and confining some people to their houses for up to a week. The Great Blizzard of 1888 or Great Blizzard of '88 was one of the most severe recorded blizzards in the history of the United States of America. The storm, referred to as the Great White Hurricane, paralyzed the East Coast from the Chesapeake Bay to Maine, as well as the Atlantic provinces of Canada. Snowfalls of 10 to 58 inches fell in parts of New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut, and sustained winds of more than 45 miles per hour (72 km/h) produced snowdrifts in excess of 50 feet (15 m). Railroads were shut down, and people were confined to their houses for up to a week. Railway and telegraph lines were disabled, and this provided the impetus to move these pieces of infrastructure underground. Emergency services were also affected.
Robert Campbell was 29 years old when George VI of the United Kingdom (d. 1952) George VI was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936 until his death in 1952. He was the last Emperor of India and the first Head of the Commonwealth.
Robert Campbell was 39 years old when Albert Einstein publishes his first paper on the special theory of relativity. Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He is best known to the general public for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2, which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation". He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect", a pivotal step in the development of quantum theory.
Robert Campbell was 48 years old when Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated by a Yugoslav nationalist named Gavrilo Princip in Sarajevo, sparking the outbreak of World War I. Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria-Este was a member of the imperial Habsburg dynasty, and from 1896 until his death the heir presumptive (Thronfolger) to the Austro-Hungarian throne. His assassination in Sarajevo precipitated Austria-Hungary's declaration of war against Serbia, which in turn triggered a series of events that resulted in Austria-Hungary's allies and Serbia's declaring war on each other, starting World War I.
Robert Campbell died on 6 Sep 1920 at the age of 54
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