Friday, July 21, 2017

The Claims Of Two Wives

Myra B. Cameron, Claimant
Sarah Cameron, Claimant
Acheson Graphite Company, Employer...

Myra was first married to Emory H. Bouk before she married
William Cameron and then William married Sarah
William Cameron died July 21, 1916 in an
industrial accident

Monday, July 17, 2017

John Adjt. Cameron's Widow's Petition

British Military and Naval Records (RG 8, C Series) - INDEX ONLY
Microform: c-11799 [Images 1703 and 1704]

Image 1703
CAMERON, the late John. Adjt. h-p.2 Battn. late Emb. Militia.

His widow petitions to be placed on the pension list in consideration of his long services prior to serving as Adjt. 2 Battn. Embodied Militia; date o his decease.

Susannah Cameron to Colborne.

Lochaber, Ottawa. 25-1-1837
C. 216, pp. 9, 12

Source [Image 1704]

Cameron, the late John. Adjt, 2 Battn. late Embodied Militia, L.C.
Reply to his widow's petition for a pension.

Howich to Colborne.

War Office. 18-4-1837
C. 216, p. 43

Friday, July 14, 2017

Jane, Who Married Captain Donald C. Cameron

From The Clan Donald periodical:

*5. Jane, who married Captain Donald C. Cameron, Talisker, 

with issue (a) Ewen, Captain, R. A..; (6) James Thomas; (c) Donald; (d) Mary, who married Mr. 
Thorn of Canna; (e) Jeanie, who married Mr Ferguson, Tullich, now of Tallisker. 

Source *[Jane was the 5th child of this couple]

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Captain Donald Cameron's Infirmities And Old Age

British Military and Naval Records (RG 8, C Series) - INDEX ONLY
Microform: c-11799
Image  1411 

Monday, July 10, 2017

Margaret Bell Cameron

Congressional Edition...

"Whereas Daniel Cameron, of the parish of Subervois...(Lower Canada), husband of Margaret Cameron, daughter of James Bell, late of Chambly....".

...Margaret Bell, widow of James Bell and mother of Margaret Cameron...

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Death Of Malcolm Cameron

The Canadian Statesman
18 Apr 1906

Malc Cameron
Married Nancy Ann Trull

16 March 1851
Home Township
Ontario, Canada

Per the article, "He [Malcolm] was the only son of the late Donald Cameron who owned valuable tracts of land in the south west Corner of Darlington..  He was one of the early pioneers and noted for his push and enterprise and was for many years an elder in the Presbyterian Church in Bowmanville."

Jesse Trull married Christina Cameron.  Jesse and Christina's memorial at FindAGrave.

Catherine Cameron appears to be related.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Donald Cameron, Lumberman

Published in the Windsor Evening Record, Monday, July 5, 1909:

Funeral services at the family home (57 Janette Avenue)
Burial at St. Louis, Michigan
Well-known lumberman
Alisa Craig, Middlesex
Moved back to Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Survived by widow and 2 sons:  William A. and Donald
Also survived by a sister in St. Louis
Another sister, Mrs. Robbins, died suddenly a week ago