Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Alexander CAMERONAge: 87 years17651852

Name
Alexander CAMERON
Given names
Alexander
Surname
CAMERON
Birth between 1765 and 1780
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Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

Abt. 1778 Parish of Strath, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland

Note: Clan Cameron does not show a birth date for Alexander. It would seem that his birth date of 1780 may not be correct as this would mean that Alexander was only 17 years of age at the time of the birth of his son.
MarriageMary McKINNONView this family
about 1797 (Age 32 years)
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Note: Robynne Blake has this marriage occurring in 1800, but has their son born about 1797. Clan Cameron also has Lachlan born about 1797.
Birth of a son
#1
Lachlan CAMERON
calculated 1797 (Age 32 years)
Address: Strathaird
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Birth of a daughter
#2
Janet CAMERON
between 1798 and 1802 (Age 33 years)
Address: Keppoch
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McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

Abt. 1800 Keppoch, Parish of Strath, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland

Note: The headstone for Janet is inscribed that she was 87 years of age at the time of her death in 1885.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Christina “Christy” CAMERON
between 1803 and 1810 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Janet Cameron Birth Year: abt 1829 Age: 23 Arrival Date: 17 Dec 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Note: It was noted that Christy was 48 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1852. Clan Cameron her her DOB about 1803. Yet her death certificate has her age at 71 in 1881.
Marriage of a childJohn McINNESJanet CAMERONView this family
before 1820 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

Abt. 1800 Keppoch, Parish of Strath, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland

Birth of a grandson
#1
Donald McINNES
about 1820 (Age 55 years)
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Birth of a grandson
#2
Alexander McINNES
about 1826 (Age 61 years)
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Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Alexander McInnes Birth Year: abt 1826 Age: 26 Arrival Date: 26 Nov 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Strathaird, Isle of Skye, Scotland

McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Note: The immigration record for Alexander includes the information that he was a native of Strathaird, Isle of Skye and that he was 26 years of age at the time of his arrival in 1852.
Marriage of a childLachlan CAMERONFlora McARTHURView this family
February 1, 1826 (Age 61 years)
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Marriage of a childNorman CAMERONChristina “Christy” CAMERONView this family
February 28, 1826 (Age 61 years)
Address: Keppoch
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Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Cameron - Cameron - Norman and Cath
Cameron - Cameron - Norman and Cath

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Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Janet CAMERON
March 14, 1827 (Age 62 years)
Address: Keppoch
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: Page 3.
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the DOB of Janet as 14 Mar 1833. It is noted that Janet age at the time of her arrival in 1852 was noted as being 23. This would means that she would have been born about 1829. Clan Cameron has her being born on 1 March 1827.
Birth of a grandson
#4
Alexander CAMERON
October 15, 1829 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Margaret CAMERON
about 1832 (Age 67 years)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Birth of a grandson
#6
Donald CAMERON
calculated 1832 (Age 67 years)
Address: Keppock
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Margaret CAMERON
1834 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Mary CAMERON
October 10, 1835 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Mary Cameron Gender Female Birth Date 10 Oct 1835 Baptism Date 19 Dec 1835 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Mcarthur FHL Film Number990672

Baptism of a granddaughterMary CAMERON
December 19, 1835 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Mary Cameron Gender Female Birth Date 10 Oct 1835 Baptism Date 19 Dec 1835 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Mcarthur FHL Film Number990672

Birth of a grandson
#9
Alexander CAMERON
about 1836 (Age 71 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Alexander includes the information that he was 16 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a grandson
#10
Peter CAMERON
January 12, 1838 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Peter Cameron Gender Male Birth Date 12 Jan 1838 Baptism Date 14 Feb 1838 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Campbell FHL Film Number990672

Baptism of a grandsonPeter CAMERON
February 14, 1838 (Age 73 years)
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Peter Cameron Gender Male Birth Date 12 Jan 1838 Baptism Date 14 Feb 1838 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Campbell FHL Film Number990672

Birth of a grandson
#11
Donald CAMERON
about 1839 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Catherine CAMERON
calculated 1840 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Catherine includes the information that she was 12 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Ann CAMERON
about 1842 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Anne CAMERON
calculated 1842 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Anne includes the information that she was 10 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a grandson
#15
Ronald CAMERON
calculated 1846 (Age 81 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Ronald includes the information that he was 6 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a grandson
#16
Finlay CAMERON
calculated 1848 (Age 83 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Finlay includes the information that he was 4 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1852.
Death of a wifeMary McKINNON
before 1852 (on the date of death)
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Death before 1852 (Age 87 years)
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Family with Mary McKINNON - View this family
himself
Alexander CAMERON
Birth: between 1765 and 1780Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: before 1852Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
wife
Mary McKINNON
Birth: between 1778 and 1780Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: before 1852Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marriage: about 1797Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
son
6 years
daughter
Woman Pioneer IconJanet CAMERON
Birth: between 1798 and 1802 33 20Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: June 21, 1885Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
13 years
daughter

BirthDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
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Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

Abt. 1778 Parish of Strath, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland

MarriageDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
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DeathDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
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