Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

James CAMERONAge: 63 years18181881

Name
James CAMERON
Given names
James
Surname
CAMERON
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth about 1818 21 21
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: 1987
Text:

He was 31 years of age when he arrived in Sydney on 27 dec 1849.

Birth of a brotherDonald CAMERON
about 1820 (Age 2 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde" with his parents and three single siblings.

Birth of a sisterJane CAMERON
March 17, 1820 (Age 2 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2459
Text:

She stated on her arrival in Sydney in 1849 that she was 32 years old. This would make her birth date about 1817.

Birth of a sisterKatherine CAMERON
July 5, 1824 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherDougald CAMERON
May 10, 1828 (Age 10 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

He stated that he was 17 years old when he arrived in Sydney with his parents and three single siblings in 1849.

Text:

Shows him born in Kilmallie.

Birth of a brotherHugh CAMERON
about 1831 (Age 13 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

Hugh stated that he was 18 years old when he arrived in Sydney on board the "Blonde" in 1849.

Birth of a brotherEwen CAMERON
about 1837 (Age 19 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

He stated on his arrival in Sydney on 27 Dec 1849 on board the "Blonde" with his parents and three single siblings that he was 12 years old.

Text:

Source has him being born on 21 Nov 1829 at Kinlochiel.

Also has the following note:

"Migrated per "Blonde" 1849, with birth date given as ca 1837 - perhaps a second Ewen"

Marriage of a siblingJohn CAMERONFlora McKECHNIEView this family
1840 (Age 22 years)
Marriage of a siblingDonald MORRISONJane CAMERONView this family
about 1844 (Age 26 years)
MarriageMary CAMERONView this family
August 26, 1849 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Emigration September 19, 1849 (Age 31 years)
Shared note: BLONDE
Immigration December 27, 1849 (Age 31 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Date of entry in original source: 1849
Citation details: CAMERON James 31 Blonde 1849 Sydney and/or Newcastle and wife Reel 2136, [4/4786] Page 520; Reel 2459, [4/4907]
Note: Arrived with his wife on the "Blonde"
Shared note: BLONDE
Occupation
Farm Labourer
December 27, 1849 (Age 31 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Marriage of a siblingHugh CAMERONJane CAMERONView this family
about 1851 (Age 33 years)
Citation details: V1851545 37B/1851 CAMERON HUGH CAMERON JANE NJ
Marriage of a siblingHugh CAMERONMary SHAWView this family
about 1860 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: 2778/1860 CAMERON HUGH SHAW MARY MANNING RIVER
MarriageHelen BEATONView this family
July 6, 1863 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 1973/1863 CAMERON JAMES BEATON HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Ann “Marian” CAMERON
May 6, 1864 (Age 46 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Archibald James CAMERON
1865 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 9217/1865 CAMERON ARCHIBALD JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#3
Finlay CAMERON
October 1, 1866 (Age 48 years)

Citation details: 9025/1866 CAMERON FINLAY JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a daughter
#4
Catherine CAMERON
March 20, 1868 (Age 50 years)
Note: No relevant entry could be found in the NSW Births Index.
Death of a motherCatherine McMASTER
April 30, 1872 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 4194/1872 CAMERON CATHERINE AGE 80 YEARS DIED GRAFTON GRAFTON
Birth of a son
#5
James CAMERON
December 8, 1872 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 10372/1872 CAMERON JAMES JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Death of a brotherHugh CAMERON
June 4, 1876 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 6452/1876 CAMERON HUGH ARCHIBALD CATHERINE GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a wifeHelen BEATON
March 31, 1880 (Age 62 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6907/1880 CAMERON HELEN FINLAY ANNE GRAFTON
Death May 22, 1881 (Age 63 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7178/1881 CAMERON JAMES ARCHIBALD CATHERINE GRAFTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: I have searched a few sources and I cannot identify the location of his death at Great Marlowe as given in Clan Cameron.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1816Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
elder brother
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
2 months
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Katherine CAMERON
Birth: July 5, 1824 27 27Kilmalieu, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
7 years
younger brother
Family with Mary CAMERON - View this family
himself
wife
Mary CAMERON
Birth: about 1825 29Lochaber, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1891Ashfield, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: August 26, 1849Kilmallie, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Family with Helen BEATON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: July 6, 1863Copmanhurst, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
daughter
20 months
son
Archibald James CAMERON
Birth: 1865 47 33Copmanhurst, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1910Copmanhurst, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
son
18 months
daughter
5 years
son
James CAMERON
Birth: December 8, 1872 54 40Grafton, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 21, 1896Smiths Creek, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthWeb Site - Clan Cameron
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
BirthAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Text:

He was 31 years of age when he arrived in Sydney on 27 dec 1849.

MarriageWeb Site - Clan Cameron
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
EmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
ImmigrationAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Date of entry in original source: 1849
ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: CAMERON James 31 Blonde 1849 Sydney and/or Newcastle and wife Reel 2136, [4/4786] Page 520; Reel 2459, [4/4907]
OccupationAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 1973/1863 CAMERON JAMES BEATON HELEN GRAFTON
MarriageWeb Site - Clan Cameron
NameWeb Site - Clan Cameron
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7178/1881 CAMERON JAMES ARCHIBALD CATHERINE GRAFTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathWeb Site - Clan Cameron
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence