Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

CAMERON-Ross McKinnon

Ross Mckinnon “Stumpy or Snow” CAMERONAge: 89 years19102000

Name
Ross Mckinnon “Stumpy or Snow” CAMERON
Given names
Ross Mckinnon
Nickname
Stumpy or Snow
Surname
CAMERON
Birth August 20, 1910 48 32
Citation details: CAMERON ROSS M 43989/1910 WILLIAM H ANNIE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingGordon Benjamin “GB” WEEKSHeather Ann “Jackie” CAMERONView this family
December 9, 1922 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: 16770/1922 WEEKS GORDON B CAMERON HEATHER A TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence

Birth of a sisterBetsy Jean “Betty or Topsy” SHEPHERD
June 16, 1923 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Faye & Dick James and Lynne & Doug Absalom (1977)
Death of a motherAnn “Annie” MURDOCH
November 28, 1933 (Age 23 years)
Address: Louis Norman Rest Home
Cause: Cerebral haemorrhage
Publication: NSW Register of Births, Deaths & Marriages
Citation details: 17880/1933 CAMERON ANN GEORGE ELLEN CANTERBURY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Dr. E. Trenerry was the certifying doctor.
Occupation
unknown

Note: At McIlwraith's grocery store and Scott's smallgoods.
Occupation
Fire Brigade Officer

DeathAnn “Annie” MURDOCH
November 28, 1933 (Age 23 years)
Burial of a motherAnn “Annie” MURDOCH
November 30, 1933 (Age 23 years)
Address: Prebyterian Section Grave No. 2827 Section 5F
Cemetery: Rookwood
Publication: NSW Register of Births, Deaths & Marriages
Publication: Faye and Dick James and Lynne and Doug Absalom, 2002
Citation details: Cameron Ann Presbyterian 0002827 30/11/1933
Note: Funeral was conducted by Geo. Andrews with the service conducted by C.C. Bowen, Presbyterian Minister. Witnesses were F.R. Skinner and O. Black.
CAMERON-William and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)
CAMERON-William and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)

Note: Headstone of William CAMERON and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH) at Rookwood Cemetery, Lidcombe.


CAMERON-Wlliam and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)
CAMERON-Wlliam and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)

Note: Graves of Wlliam CAMERON and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH) at Rookwood Cemetery, Lidcombe


MarriageWilliam Henry “Will or Bill” HUDSONLorna May “Spider” CAMERONView this family
March 31, 1934 (Age 23 years)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Henry “Will or Bill” HUDSONLorna May “Spider” CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
March 31, 1934 (Age 23 years)
Address: Presbyterian Church
Publication: Presbyterian Church, Lakemba. 21/3/1934
Citation details: Certificate of Marriage No. C 336290. No. 2 in Minister's Register
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 5982/1934 HUDSON WILLIAM H CAMERON LORNA M CANTERBURY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Revd. Edward Clive Bowen was the officiating minister.
Hudson-Cameron
Hudson-Cameron

Note: William Henry Hudson and Lorna Hudson (Cameron)


Hudson-Cameron
Hudson-Cameron

Note: Wedding photo showing William Hudson, Lorna Cameron, Ross Cameron and Almina Pengilly.

Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge MURDOCH
February 16, 1938 (Age 27 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6018/1938 MURDOCH GEORGE GEORGE ANNE TAREE
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: 2007/1910
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Faye and Dick James and Lynne and Doug Absalom, 2002
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 863
Marriage of a siblingWilliam George “The long fellow” CAMERONMary Macey “Polly” ZUCKERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 3, 1938 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 15215/1938 CAMERON WILLIAM GEORGE ZUCKER MARY MACCY MARRICKVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Cameron-Zucker
Cameron-Zucker

Note: Marriage of William "George" CAMERON and Mary "Polly" ZUCKER. L to R: ?, ?, Ross Cameron, George and Polly, ?, ?, ?.


Cameron-Zucker
Cameron-Zucker

Note: Marriage of William "George" CAMERON and Mary "Polly" ZUCKER.

Death of a maternal grandmotherEllen BLACK
May 4, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Publication: London, John J. Murdoch, Brown's Self Interpreting Bible, publication date not known
Citation details: 11794/1940 MURDOCH HELEN JOHN CATHERINE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Burial of a maternal grandmotherEllen BLACK
May 6, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Address: Presbyterian Section: H/45
Cemetery: Dawson River General
Publication: London, John J. Murdoch, Brown's Self Interpreting Bible, publication date not known
MURDOCH-George and Helen "Ellen" MURDOCH (BLACK)
MURDOCH-George and Helen "Ellen" MURDOCH (BLACK)

Note: Image provided by Stuart Gregory taken in 2004.


MURDOCH-George and Helen "Ellen" MURDOCH (BLACK)
MURDOCH-George and Helen "Ellen" MURDOCH (BLACK)

Note: Graves of George MURDOCH and Helen "Ellen" MURDOCH (BLACK) in Cundletown Cemetery. Taken in 2004.

Death of a fatherWilliam Henry CAMERON
June 14, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Address: 67 Lakemba Street
Cause: Heart failure
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7741/1940 CAMERON WILLIAM HENRY ANGUS EUPHEMIA CANTERBURY
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 226
Note: This house once belonged to the Cameron's (Lorna's Mother and Father). It was subsequently purchased…
Burial of a fatherWilliam Henry CAMERON
June 15, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Address: Presbyterian Section, Grave No. 2827 Section 5F. Both William and Annie.
Cemetery: Rookwood
Citation details: Cameron William Henry Presbyterian 0002827 15/6/1940
CAMERON-William and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)
CAMERON-William and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)

Note: Headstone of William CAMERON and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH) at Rookwood Cemetery, Lidcombe.


CAMERON-Wlliam and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)
CAMERON-Wlliam and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH)

Note: Graves of Wlliam CAMERON and Annie CAMERON (MURDOCH) at Rookwood Cemetery, Lidcombe


MarriageElva Ruth COHENView this family
June 22, 1940 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 8513/1940 CAMERON ROSS MCKINNON COHEN ELVA RUTH PETERSHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Cameron-Cohen
Cameron-Cohen

Note: Wedding of Ross CAMERON and Elva COHEN with Joan Carnell (Cohen) and ? Pengilly

MarriageJohn Cedric “Jack” ABSALOMBetsy Jean “Betty or Topsy” SHEPHERDView this family
February 26, 1944 (Age 33 years)
Marriage of a siblingJohn Cedric “Jack” ABSALOMBetsy Jean “Betty or Topsy” SHEPHERDView this family
Type: Religious marriage
February 26, 1944 (Age 33 years)
Address: St. Phillips Presbyterian Church,
Citation details: 1975/1944 ABSALOM JOHN CEDRIC SHEPHERD BETSY JEAN CANTERBURY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note:
Publication: Faye and Dick James and Lynne and Doug Absalom, 2002
Note: The wedding was time for 5:30 pm. Best man was Bill Erickson and the bridesmaid was Betty Zucker. Ross Cameron gave the bride away.
Absalom-Shepherd
Absalom-Shepherd

Note: John Cedric "Jack" ABSALOM and Betsy Jean SHEPHERD


Absalom-Shepherd
Absalom-Shepherd

Note: Wedding of Jack Absalom and Betsy Shepherd. L to R: Bill Hudson; Betsy; Agnes and Robert Blyton.

ResidenceElva Ruth COHENView this family
1966 (Age 55 years)
Address: 6 Dening Street Drummoyne NSW
ResidenceElva Ruth COHENView this family
a unit following their retirement
after 1975 (Age 64 years)
Note: This was a two storey unit just to the south of Gladesville Bridge. Ross and Elva moved here on their retirement.
Death of a sisterLorna May “Spider” CAMERON
October 12, 1977 (Age 67 years)
Address: Gosford District Hospital
Cause: Anaemia, cardiac failure, malnutrition and chest infection.
Citation details: HUDSON LORNA MAY 24506/1977 WILLIAM HENRY ANN
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Death certified by G.H. Wall, medical practitioner.
Hudson (Cameron)-Lorna May
Hudson (Cameron)-Lorna May

Note: Death Certificate - Lorna May HUDSON (CAMERON). Died on 12 Oct 1977 at Gosford and was cremated on 14 Oct 1977 at Northern Suburbs Crematroium (now Macquarie Park), Ryde.


Burial of a sisterLorna May “Spider” CAMERON
October 14, 1977 (Age 67 years)
Address: Niche 132RX
Cemetery: Macquarie Park
Note: The service was conducted at 3:20 p.m. in the chapel.
HUDSON-William and Lorna HUDSON (CAMERON)
HUDSON-William and Lorna HUDSON (CAMERON)

Note: Niche area of William HUDSON and Lorna HUDSON (CAMERON) at Northern Suburbs Crematorium, North Ryde. The photo was taken in 2004.


Hudson (Cameron)-Lorna May
Hudson (Cameron)-Lorna May

Note: Niche at North Ryde. tAKEN IN 2004.

Death of a sisterHeather Ann “Jackie” CAMERON
February 10, 1983 (Age 72 years)
Address: Manning River District Hospital
Citation details: WEEKS HEATHER ANN 101353/1983 WILLIAM ANNIE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a brotherWilliam George “The long fellow” CAMERON
April 29, 1988 (Age 77 years)
AnniversaryElva Ruth COHENView this family
celebration of their Golden Wedding anniversary
June 30, 1994 (Age 83 years)

Residence
on their retirement in
before 2000 (Age 89 years)
Note: A 2 storey unit purchased by Ross and Elva Cameron when the y sold their long term house in Drummoyne.
Death April 2, 2000 (Age 89 years)
Citation details: Email 8 Feb 2007.
Text:

Lyn has picked up that your family tree contains an incorrect date for her father's death. Ross McKinnon Cameron died on 2 April 2000 at Russell Lea NSW. I'm sure you would like to make that correction.

Quality of data: 4
Note: Ross suffered from Parkinsons' disease for many years. He particularly deteriorated over his last two to three years of life.
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 6, 1900Oxley Island, , New South Wales, Australia
22 months
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
CAMERON-Ross McKinnonRoss Mckinnon “Stumpy or Snow” CAMERON
Birth: August 20, 1910 48 32Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 2, 2000Russell Lea, , New South Wales, Australia
13 years
younger sister
Family with Elva Ruth COHEN - View this family
himself
CAMERON-Ross McKinnonRoss Mckinnon “Stumpy or Snow” CAMERON
Birth: August 20, 1910 48 32Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 2, 2000Russell Lea, , New South Wales, Australia
wife
Cameron ElvaElva Ruth COHEN
Birth: February 6, 1918 26 24Glebe, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 3, 2001Concord West, , New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: June 22, 1940Petersham, , New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private
son
Private

BirthMurdoch Family Bible
BirthC - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: CAMERON ROSS M 43989/1910 WILLIAM H ANNIE TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageC - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 8513/1940 CAMERON ROSS MCKINNON COHEN ELVA RUTH PETERSHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathEmails - Lyn Fullerton
Citation details: Email 8 Feb 2007.
Text:

Lyn has picked up that your family tree contains an incorrect date for her father's death. Ross McKinnon Cameron died on 2 April 2000 at Russell Lea NSW. I'm sure you would like to make that correction.

Quality of data: 4