Name: *Milicent Lucas 1
Birth: 1801 in Wayne County, North Carolina 2 3
Death: 30 AUG 1881 in Wilson County, North Carolina 3
Burial: Silas Lucas Cemetery, Lucama, North Carolina 4
Milicent Campbell is one of the five daughters of Daniel Lucas.
Daniel specifically mentions her and her son William in his will.
The will reads " Thirdly I give unto my grandson William Campbell about 10 acres of land in the North corner of Simon's place lying above Milicent Campbells land which I intend marking off to have and hold he and his heirs forever."
Jason Campbell is thought to have been the husband of Milicent Lucas. Jason Campbell died about 1840.
Milicent Lucas Campbell is found in the Wayne County census of 1850 with children of :
William age 20
Daniel age 14
After Daniel Campbell became of age, Milicent moved in wih him.
In the 1860 census of Wilson County Milicent is living with Daniel Campbell.
The 1860 census shows:
Daniel Campbell age 23
Virginia age 22
Bennett age 1
Milly age 58
Daniel Campbell died after 1860 in the Civil War, and then Milicent moved in with Henry Atkinson and Eugenia Campbell.
The 1870 census of Wilson County, North Carolina shows:
Henry Atkinson age 22
Luzina age 29
Bennett age 9
Lenday age 8
Barney age 4
Cora age 1
Milly Campbell age 67
Milicent Campbell joined the Little Rock Free Will Baptist Church, Lucama, North Carolina as founding member in 1871.
Wayne County Deed
Book 46 Page 31
14 December 1875
Silas Lucas, John Lucas, Milly Campbell, Leah Worrell, H. D. Lucas, Bunyan Lucas, Perry Lucas, Elias Lucas, W. D. Lucas, Sally Lucas, Eveline Lucas, and Mary Hays sell to Lafayette Lucas for $5.00 a tract of land that formerly belonged to Robinson Lowe and which was sold by T. A. Deans to Polly Lucas.
All the grantors sign.
Witness: J. G. Copeland, L. F. Lucas
Milicent Campbell is found in the Wilson County census of 1880 living with Henry Atkinson.
Milicent is buried in the Silas Lucas cemetery in Lucama, North Carolina near Bennett C. Campbell, her grandson and Mabel Ann Thompson his wife.
The date of death on her tombstone is August 30, 1881.
Father: **Daniel Lucas b: BET 1775 AND 1779 in Dobbs County, North Carolina
Mother: **Mary Lamm b: ABT 1775 in Dobbs County, North Carolina
Jason Campbell b: ABT 1800 in Wayne County, North Carolina
in Wayne County, North Carolina
- Lawson Campbell b: 1826 in Wayne County, North Carolina
- William Campbell b: 1830 in Wayne County, North Carolina
- Daniel Campbell b: 1836 in Wayne County, North Carolina
- Eugenia Campbell b: 6 SEP 1838 in Wayne County, North Carolina
- Title: Will of Daniel Lucas, proved November court 1849, Wayne County
- Title: Census of 1860, Wilson County, NC abstracted by Joan Howell
- Title: Tombstone located in the Silas Lucas Cemetery, Lucama, NC
- Title: Wilson County Cemeteries, Volume 1, compiled by Joan Howell, 1993, page 101