Friday, October 21, 2016

Murder And Arson In Canada

From the Old News website:

Murder And Arson
Ann Arbor Argus, November 15, 1895

Probable arson at William Cameron's resident in Thamesville.

The only two William Camerons I found in 1891 in Kent County were the head of household and his son listed below:

Kent County
Harwich Twp.
Cameron, William, age 51, b. Scotland
", Sarah J. 21, daughter, Ontario
", Maggie, 17, "  "
", Donald C., 11, son
", William, 8, son [This one in 1901?]
", Saloma B., daughter, age 5/12, b. Ontario

This site indicated that William (Senior) died 23 January 1896.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Late Major Allen Cameron

British Military and Naval Records (RG 8, C Series) - INDEX ONLY
Microform: c-11799

Source [Image 1250]

Also see Image 1251

Monday, October 17, 2016

Dora (Cameron) Edwards In Kalkaska

17 October 1904 death of Dora (Cameron) Edwards in Kalkaska County, Michigan.  She was the daughter of Henry Cameron and Margaret Rountree.  She was born March 28, 1878, in Canada.

This family?

St Joseph, Algoma, Ontario, Canada
Henry Cameron M 39y Ontario
Margret Cameron F 40y Ontario
Hanna Cameron F 15y Ontario
A. B. Cameron F 9y Ontario
William Cameron M 6y Ontario
Jane Cameron F 4y Ontario [Dora?]

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Ewen Cameron In Livingston County Deeds

New York, Land Records, 1630-1975, Livingston Deeds 1833-1835 vol 12-13:

12-51 [Image 30]
wife Catherine
Angus Cameron, witness
16 Oct 1832
Caledonia, Livingston, New York

Friday, October 14, 2016

Allan Cameron On Behalf Of Colin McRae In Buckingham

Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865)
Microform: c-2185
Petition #68

Crown Lands Department
8 November 1851
Colin McRae, through Allan Cameron, acting as attorney, respecting Lot #20...Buckingham

On 27th November 1826 Colin McRae was located to Crown Lot No. 20 in 6th Range, Buckingham, L.C., ...

[Cross-posted at Detour Through History]

Monday, October 10, 2016

Rachael Ragland Cameron

Missouri Probate Records, 1750-1998  Texas Wills, 1909-1929, vol 2:

Ragland daughter, Rachael Cameron, of Missouri

Sherill Township Licking town, Texas, Missouri
Angus Cameron Head M 45 Scotland
Rachel A Cameron Wife  F 46 Missouri
Horatius B Cameron Son M 17 Missouri
Maggie W Cameron Daughter F 13 Missouri
Bessie I Cameron Daughter F 11 Missouri
Angus S Cameron Son M 8 Missouri
Grace B Cameron Daughter F 5 Missouri

Cross-posted at In Deeds