Thursday, July 31, 2014

John Cameron, Roxborough

From the Library and Archives Canada's Upper Land Petitions (online) database:

John Cameron, South 1/2 of Lot
John McEwen purchased the North 1/2 of the lot
31 July 1852
Roxborough, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
Fifth Concession

Monday, July 28, 2014

Alexander And Martha (McClorken) Cameron

Found on the South Carolina Department of Archives and History [Caps from their website]:

Date: 7/28/1791


Sunday, July 27, 2014

Sarah Margaret (Cameron) Waterbury

Sarah Margaret Cameron, was the daughter of Angus and Catherine Eliza (Gunn) Cameron, who married Stephen Dwight Waterbury, son of Alva and Hannah (Northrup) Waterbury [Waterbury family in the 1875 NY Census].

Name: Margaret Waterbury
Event Type: Census  1900
 Ridgeway Township, Orleans, New York
Age: 34
Marital Status: Married
Number of Living Children: 3
Years Married: 7
Birth Date: Jul 1866
Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Marriage Year (Estimated): 1893
Father's Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother's Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Mother of how many children: 3
Household  Role Gender Age Birthplace
Stephen D Waterbury Head  M 40 New York
Margaret Waterbury Wife F  34 Nova Scotia
Catherine Waterbury  Daughter F 6 Pennsylvania
Harriett E Waterbury Daughter F 0  New York
Jean M Waterbury Daughter F 0 New York
Lean [Jean] Cameron Sister-in-law F  44  Nova Scotia
Edna Parada Servant F 17 Poland

1905 Census - Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York
Name: Margaret C Waterbury
Residence Place: Ridgeway, Orleans, New York
Age: 38
Birth Year (Estimated): 1867
Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife

1920 Census
Detroit Ward 18, Wayne, Michigan
Age: 53
Can Read: Yes
Can Write: Yes
Birthplace: Nova Scotia Canada
Father's Birthplace: Nova Scotia Canada
Mother's Birthplace: Nova Scotia Canada
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Reverend S D Waterbury Head M 59 New York
Margaret Waterbury Wife F 53 Nova Scotia Canada
Catharine Waterbury Daughter F 25 Pennsylvania
Jean Waterbury Daughter F 19 New York

Source - Ca 1919

Name: Margaret C Waterbury
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1930
Detroit (Districts 0251-0500), Wayne, Michigan
Age: 63
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Canada
Immigration Year: 1893
Father's Birthplace: Canada
Mother's Birthplace: Canada
Margaret C Waterbury Head F 63 Canada
Catherine E Waterbury Daughter F 34 Pennsylvania
Harriet K Jollyman Boarder F 16 Canada

Michigan, Death Certificates, 1921-1952
birth:  27 July 1866 New Town, Nova Scotia
death: 21 June 1934 Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
father: Angus Cameron
mother: Catherine Gunn

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Jas. D. Cameron's Sister, Elizabeth Spooner

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... .

Jas. D. Cameron
Date of Death: 20 July 1960
Died: Vancouver, B.C.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Elizabeth Spooner, sister
1287 Dominion Street, Winnipeg. Man.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Mary Anne (Cameron) Gunn

As seen in the message board, CAN-NS-OBITS-L Archives:

[Partial] OBIT ... - 1936

There passed away on July 3, 1936, at East River St. Mary's, one of the most respected and beloved citizens in the person of Mrs. Mary Anne Gunn, widow of the late James Gunn, at the age of 67 years. She was the daughter of "Squire" Angus Cameron of Newtown, and lived all her years in this valley.

She is survived by one son, Chester, in whose family she lived and who tenderly cared for her in her illness, also three brothers, Dave of Newtown; Rev. A. G. Cameron of Sylvania, PA; Rev. A. H. Cameron of Pasadena and two sisters, Mrs. [Sarah Margaret] Waterbury and Jean of Detroit.

Canada, Marriages, 1661-1949
Name: James Gunn
Birth Date: 1845
Birthplace: E. Riv. St. Marys
Spouse's Name: Mary Ann Cameron
Spouse's Birth Date: 1858
Spouse's Birthplace: E. Riv. St. Marys
Event Date: 21 Nov 1878
Event Place: E. Riv. St. Marys, Pictou, Nova Scotia
Father's Name: Angus
Mother's Name: Mary
Spouse's Father's Name: Angus
Spouse's Mother's Name: Cath.

The family as they were enumerated in the 1901 Census of Canada:
Subdistrict: Garden of Eden, PICTOU, NOVA SCOTIA
District Number: 38
Subdistrict Number: n

1911 Census of Canada
Nova Scotia / Pictou / 13 East River St. Marys poll district / page 1

Gunn James M Head M Aug 1846 64
Gunn Mary F Wife M Jul 1859 51
Gunn Chester M Son S Jan 1883 28
Gunn Frannis ? F Daughter S May 1889 21
Gunn Leena M F Daughter S Jul 1901 9

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Daniel Cameron Of Akron, Ohio

Necrology is a database at the Cleveland Public Library:

Id#: 0047274
Name: Cameron, Daniel
Date: July 20, 1920
Source: Source unknown;  Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #012.
Notes: Cameron-Daniel, beloved husband of Louise and father of Mrs. Herbert B. [Clara] Briggs of Cleveland and W. E. Cameron of Marion, O., at residence 205 South College street, Akron, O., July 19, aged 74 years. [Son of Daniel Cameron and Margaret Brown]
At FindAGrave

Id#: 0047324
Name: Cameron, Melissa F.
Date: March 19, 1923
Source: Source unknown;  Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #012.
Notes: Cameron-Melissa F., [died] at home of her daughter, Mrs. Herbert B. Briggs, 10016 Wilbur avenue, Monday, March 19. Funeral at Akron, O.
At FindAGrave