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Catherine McMASTERAge: 75 years17971872

Name
Catherine McMASTER
Given names
Catherine
Surname
McMASTER
Married name
Catherine CAMERON
Birth about 1797
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

Catherine stated that she was 52 years old when she arrived in Sydney on 27 Dec 1849 on board the "Blonde".

MarriageArchibald CAMERONView this family
before 1816 (Age 19 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Birth of a son
#1
John CAMERON
about 1816 (Age 19 years)

Text:

Source states he was born at Corpach.

Birth of a son
#2
James CAMERON
about 1818 (Age 21 years)
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 son
#3
Donald CAMERON
about 1820 (Age 23 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 daughter
#4
Jane CAMERON
March 17, 1820 (Age 23 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 daughter
#5
Katherine CAMERON
July 5, 1824 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Dougald CAMERON
May 10, 1828 (Age 31 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 son
#7
Hugh CAMERON
about 1831 (Age 34 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 son
#8
Ewen CAMERON
about 1837 (Age 40 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 childJohn CAMERONFlora McKECHNIEView this family
1840 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
John CAMERON
calculated 1841 (Age 44 years)

Marriage of a childDonald MORRISONJane CAMERONView this family
about 1844 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Christina CAMERON
1846 (Age 49 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2459
Text:

Stated that she was 3 years old when she arrived with a her mother in Sydney in 1849 on board the "Blonde".

Marriage of a childJames CAMERONMary CAMERONView this family
August 26, 1849 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Emigration September 19, 1849 (Age 52 years)
Shared note: BLONDE
Immigration December 27, 1849 (Age 52 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Citation details: CAMERON Catherine 52 Blonde 1849 Sydney and/or Newcastle and family Reel 2136, [4/4786] Page 520; Reel 2459, [4/4907]
Note: Catherine arrived in Sydney on board the "Blonde" with her husband Archibald and their four single children.
Shared note: BLONDE
Occupation
Farm servant
December 27, 1849 (Age 52 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on her arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde' with her husband Archibald and their four single children.

Religion
Presbyterian
December 27, 1849 (Age 52 years)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on her arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde" with her husband and four single children.

Marriage of a childHugh CAMERONJane CAMERONView this family
about 1851 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: V1851545 37B/1851 CAMERON HUGH CAMERON JANE NJ
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Kate CAMERON
about 1853 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: CAMERON KATE 3382/1853 V18533382 39A HEWET JANE
Marriage of a childHugh CAMERONMary SHAWView this family
about 1860 (Age 63 years)
Citation details: 2778/1860 CAMERON HUGH SHAW MARY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Ann CAMERON
about 1861 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: CAMERON ANN 8539/1861 HUGH MARY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Janet CAMERON
January 21, 1863 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 7990/1863 CAMERON JANET HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childJames CAMERONHelen BEATONView this family
July 6, 1863 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: 1973/1863 CAMERON JAMES BEATON HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Mary Ann “Marian” CAMERON
May 6, 1864 (Age 67 years)

Birth of a grandson
#7
Archibald James CAMERON
1865 (Age 68 years)
Citation details: 9217/1865 CAMERON ARCHIBALD JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#8
Finlay CAMERON
October 1, 1866 (Age 69 years)

Citation details: 9025/1866 CAMERON FINLAY JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#9
Ewen CAMERON
April 15, 1867 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 9720/1867 CAMERON EWEN HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Catherine CAMERON
March 20, 1868 (Age 71 years)
Note: No relevant entry could be found in the NSW Births Index.
Birth of a grandson
#11
Archibald CAMERON
July 7, 1869 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: 11342/1869 CAMERON ARCHIBALD HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#12
Allan CAMERON
May 23, 1871 (Age 74 years)
Citation details: 10678/1871 CAMERON ALLAN HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Death April 30, 1872 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: 4194/1872 CAMERON CATHERINE AGE 80 YEARS DIED GRAFTON GRAFTON
Burial
Cemetery: Copmanhurst General (AKA Smiths Flat)
Cameron - Catherine - 1872
Cameron - Catherine - 1872

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with Archibald CAMERON - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: before 1816Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
son
3 years
son
3 years
son
2 months
daughter
4 years
daughter
Katherine CAMERON
Birth: July 5, 1824 27 27Kilmalieu, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
son
4 years
son
7 years
son

BirthAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

Catherine stated that she was 52 years old when she arrived in Sydney on 27 Dec 1849 on board the "Blonde".

MarriageAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
EmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
ImmigrationAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
ImmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
Citation details: CAMERON Catherine 52 Blonde 1849 Sydney and/or Newcastle and family Reel 2136, [4/4786] Page 520; Reel 2459, [4/4907]
OccupationAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on her arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde' with her husband Archibald and their four single children.

NameWeb Site - Clan Cameron
ReligionAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on her arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde" with her husband and four single children.

DeathWeb Site - Clan Cameron
DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4194/1872 CAMERON CATHERINE AGE 80 YEARS DIED GRAFTON GRAFTON
DeathHeadstone - Cameron - Catherine - 1872
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index