Our Campbell Connections

Discovering our American and European Ancestors

Archibald Campbell, 9th Earl of Argyll

The events surrounding the 9th Earl of Argyll altered the course of our branch of Campbells for all time. Imprisonment, trails, banishment, a life-threatening sea voyage, a reprieve, and new beginnings in the New World.



Principally the website is devoted to Samuel Campbell of Ulster County, New York. This website is intended to present the most up-to-date and current information. Upwards of 90% of the information found on the Internet regarding this family is out of date and has been debunked through Y-DNA testing.

However, the site is for all Campbell families. The site has the ability to host several different trees. Please feel free to upload yours after you register.

The wiki is installed. Click here to visit! (Separate registration required.)

If you have any questions at all, please feel free to use the contact form found on the bottom of the Info drop down menu above.

We are also in the process of setting up a message board to help with discussion.

To get started you may click on the surnames below for a quick search of the surname, or you may use the search box in the upper right corner.

Happy hunting!

Jay A. Campbell PhD PMP, has done extensive research into Samuel Campbell of Ulster County, New York and has written a semi-historical book detailing and describing his findings. The paperback and eBook are available at lulu.com:

Jay also has a blog where he updates his current research into the family. It can be found here; http://joelcampbell1735.blogspot.com