Edmund Ernest Campbell

Alice Arm, British Columbia, Canada

Edmund Ernest Campbell, BSc, MSc,
b- Jan 23, 1880, Lot 16, Belmont, PEI
baptized Aug 8, 1880
d- Feb 1, 1937, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto ON, age 57

Mining Engineer and Company President
educated in PEI Schools, and McGill University in Montreal.
Received BSc in 1908, MSc in 1912
In 1908 and 1909 in Lead SD, USA, at Homesake Mining Co.
1908 he was travelling from Montreal to Deadwood SD
In 1909 and 1910 Chief Engineer, Dominion Copper Co., Phoenix BC
1911 still shown in Phoenix, Grand Forks BC area
1910-1920 Chief Engineer and Mine Manager, with Granby Consolidated Mining Co., here in Anyox
1922 to 1928 Mining Consultant in San Diego CA, USA, and also in Kingman AZ, USA.
From 1928 on he was located in Toronto ON, President of American Venture Corp.
1936- President of Mining Research Corp Ltd. Toronto

He was son of Daniel Campbell, farmer,
b- Apr 20, 1845 in Belmont, PEI, age 45 in 1891
and Eva Lisle Compton (Eva Lyle in baptism record)
b- Nov 25,1854, in PEI, age 35 in 1891

Edmund married Nora Lefurgey, Oct 11, 1910 Nelson BC
b- July 1885 in PEI
daughter of Thomas Lefurgey of St. Eleanors, PEI
they had a son
Edmund Ernest Campbell Jr, who married in 1945, shown as a Major.


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