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From: "Lilly" <>
Subject: [CoTyrone] Campbell House, St Louis, MO
Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2003 11:02:11 +0200
I found this on another mailing list. Hope it helps someone here. I am not
Lillian Kathleen Martin
the Campbell House Museum in St Louis. It is at 1508 Locust Street.
> The home was built in 1851 by George Barnett. The house was acquired in
1854 by Robert Campbell, an Irish-born fur trader who made his fortune with
the Rocky Mountain Fur Trading Company. He died in 1879.
> Robert Campbell was born in Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland in 1804
and his home in Ireland has also been restored. It is in the Ulster-American
Folk Park. He is one of the few historical figures to be honored by restored
homes on both sides of the Atlantic.
> There is a web site that tells the whole story at
> To join Ancestry.com and access our 1.2 billion online genealogy records,