Campbell, CJ

  • Born

    He was born on January 19, 1807. He was born in Stratford Hall, Virginia.
  • Started military career

    Enters United States military academy at West Point, New York.
  • Mom dies

    Mom dies
    Mother dies of serious illness.
  • Graduation

    Graduates from West Point. Startes working fr U.S. military career.
  • Married

    he got married to Marry Ann Randolph.
  • Arrive

    Arrives at Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn, New York.
  • War

    Goes to Mexico to help General Winfield Scott during Mexican war.
  • Back to Virginia

    Returns to Arlington, Virginia, to settle the Custis estate.
  • Stop him

    Leads federal and state troops to stop John Brown at Harpers Ferry.
  • Texas again

    Returns to his command at Camp Cooper in Texas.
  • Dead

    Dies in Lexington, Virginia.