Benoni and Joel Campbell Family Histories
Benoni and Joel were brothers. Benoni married Mary Leonard. Joel married Mercy Maranda "Hill." Benoni's son Solomon Leonard Campbell married Joel's daughter (his cousin), Lovina Campbell. They were part of the larger Campbell family who were early converts to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1. Family History Coloring Book (PDF 1.01 MB) The Jonathan Campbell & Phoebe Button Clan - Early Mormon Converts (2007)
2. LDS Conversion Story for Benoni and Mary Leonard Campbell
3. LDS Conversion Story for Joel and Mercy Maranda Campbell
4. Two of Benoni's and Joel's children (cousins) married each other. In 2011, Alona S. Perkes assembled their history. The document is simply entitled Solomon Leonard Campbell 1825-1903 & Lovina Campbell Campbell 1828-1903. 23 pages. (PDF 799 KB) This fully documented history is the complex story of the Campbell family's involvement with a new religion. Church history and United States history are interwoven to shed light on Campbell's struggle for survival during those early pioneering years and the successful settlement of their family in Utah.