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James Gregg Campbell (1811 - 1868)

Associate Justice, Louisiana Supreme Court, 1853–1854
Judge, Louisiana District Court for Parishes of Rapides and Natchitoches, 1849-18**


Born in North Carolina in 1811 • Licensed to practice law in Louisiana in 1835 • In 1849, he was appointed by President Zachary Taylor to a federal judgeship in the U.S. Western District of La., but declined • Died of complications from a stroke in 1868 • Buried in the American Cemetery in Natchitoches, La. •