Monday, July 6, 2015

George Cameron #81129

Records from the Library and Archives of Canada include Veterans Death Cards: First World War and the microfilm where they can be found.

When Veterans Affairs was notified of the death of a First World War veteran, a death card was created... .

George Cameron
Died At The City Hospital, Saskatoon, Sask.
Buried: Woodlawn, in Saskatoon, Grave #9657, Soldier's Plot
Cause: Carcinoma
Nearest Kin: Mr. Alexander Forbes, Cousin
Address: Cardigan Place, Aberdeen, Scotland

Image# 558

More information can be found in the Service Files of the First World War, 1914-1918 - Canadian Expeditionary Force, at the Library and Archives of Canada site, by conducting a search on the database by name and verifying the match using the Regimental Number (in this case, #81129).

Name: George Cameron
Where Born: Nairn, Scotland
Occupation: Farmer
Served In Other Military Force: Queen's Volunteers Rifles (10 Years)
Next of Kin: Alexander Forbes
Address: Head Warden, Aberdeen Prison

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Hugh And John Cameron

Return of Stephen Bates in Ontario County, New York, in the War of 1812 Papers of the Department of State, 1789 - 1815:


Sunday, June 28, 2015

John T. And George Cameron

Investigative Case Files of the Bureau of Investigation 1908-1922:

28 June 1917
Mr. John T. Cameron And George Cameron
El Paso, Texas
Permission To Import Cattle


Monday, June 22, 2015

Rod Cameron (Surname Originally Cox)

From the Detroit News at the Archives of Michigan online indexes:


Angela Cameron
Ex-wife of actor Rod Cameron

Ex-husband Rod Cameron marries her mother, Mrs. Dorothy Alves-Lico

Rod was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada in 1910 as "Nathan Roderick Cox."  He died in Georgia in 1983.

Census 1911
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Gender: Male
Age (Estimated): 1
Marital Status: Single
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Birth Date: Dec 1910
Birthplace: Calgary
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Robt N Cox Head M United States [Illinois]
Laura Cox Wife  F Ontario
Katie Cox Daughter F Ontario
Rodrick Cox Son M Calgary

Census 1940
Los Angeles, California
Gender: Male
Age: 29
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Canada
Birth Year (Estimated): 1911
Last Place of Residence: Same Place
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Laura Cox Mother F 63 Canada
Catherine Cox Sister F 31 Canada

Angela and her mother, Dorothy Louisa Eveleigh Alves Lico, were listed on a passenger list here.

Event Type: Death
Event Date: 19 Jun 1968
Event Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth Date: 20 Jul 1933
Birthplace: China
Gender: Female
Mother's Name: Ezeleigh

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Duncan Cameron Of Broadalbin

War of 1812 Papers of the Department of State, 1789 - 1815, Return James Lansing....British subjects living in Montgomery County, New York...:


Duncan Cameron [this family?] [Also at FindAGrave]
Age: 49
Time in the United States: 6 years
Families: Wife and 8 children
Place of Residence: Broadalbin
Occupation or Pursuit: Farmer
Date of Application (Naturalization): No Application Made