Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Charles Cameron's Steuben County Accounts


New York, Probate Records, Steuben Accounts 1830-1857 vol 1:



181 Charles Cameron 

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Annie Emily (Cameron) Cameron



Annie Emily was most likely the daughter of Ewen and Catherine (Cameron) Cameron of Drummond, Lanark, Ontario, Canada.  She was mentioned in her brother's (John E. Cameron) estate.

Duncan Henry Cameron was Annie Emily Cameron's husband.  He was a doctor:




Excerpts from the Perth Courier at Rootsweb included this tidbit:

Perth Courier, May 4, 1877

Gone West:  Dr. Duncan H. Cameron, of this place, who recently graduated at McGill, has gone to Western Ontario to make his first business stand in life.
Duncan Henry Cameron was the son of Peter and Margaret Cameron.


Name Duncan H Cameron
Gender Male
Age 37
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birth Year (Estimated) 1854
Birthplace Ontario
Marital Status Married
Religion Free Church
Province Manitoba
District Provencher
District Number 8
Sub-District Emerson
Affiliate Film Number 30953_148096


Children of Duncan and Annie, Maggie L., Daisy D., and Hughena L., were on the next census page in 1891.


The Perth newspaper also mentioned another daughter of Dr. Cameron, as named the grandparents as well:
A young lady named Kathleen Young Cameron, whose remains were buried in Perth a few weeks ago was the daughter of the late Dr. Duncan H. Cameron of Emerson, Manitoba and a grand daughter of the late Peter Cameron of Bathurst.  The deceased was also a grand daughter of Ewen Cameron of Arnprior on her mother’s side.




Monday, April 25, 2016

Next Of Kin Of Donald Cameron





...next Of Kin Of Donald Cameron, late of Caxton, in the county of Cambridge, Farmer, deceased (who died in November 1821), and who it is believed was the son of Donald Cameron of Torgarve, in Abernathy, and Kincardine, in Scotland, and Elspet McBain, his spouse....born on the 11th day of January 1744....


Saturday, April 23, 2016

Murdock Cameron


American State Papers:...:

No. 336.  Murdock Cameron...as grantee of George Hoffman...lot of ground at Michillimackinack.....


Page 375

Source
"In 1811 Cameron died, and the place of his burial on the banks of the Minnesota was called for years Cameron's grave." [Ibid]



Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Ewen Cameron, Inquest Witness


Kingston Chronicle (Kingston, ON), 13 Apr 1827, p. 3, published an account of a Montreal murder inquest that included Ewen Cameron and Catherine Cameron.



Monday, April 18, 2016

Alexander Cameron Enumerated In 1884



1884 Michigan Census, Ingham, Lansing:




Cameron, Alexander | Male | Husband | 53 | 1
Cameron, Sophia | Female | Wife | 53 | 2
Cameron, Margaret | Female | Daughter | 23 | 3
Cameron, Sophia | Female | Daughter | 19 | 4
Cameron, Mabelle | Female | Daughter | 14 | 5
Cameron, Alexander | Male | Son | 17 | 6