Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Private Alexander Cameron

UK, Royal Hospital....:

His Majesty's 2nd Battalion, 79th Regiment of Foot

Born: Killmaley (Kilmallie?), Inverness
Enlisted at the age of 39 years

Statement of Service:
North Fencible Highlanders, 24th February 1793 To 24th November 1798
Lochaber Fencibles, 25th November 1798 To 26th June 1802
79th Regiment, 20th October 1804 To 16th October 1814

Saturday, September 16, 2017

D. Cameron In The Hesse Minutes

Minutes and records of the Land Boards accumulated by the Executive Council Office (C-14026):

#239 D. Cameron
New Settlement
District of Hesse
Schedule of Petitions

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Samuel Cameron's Probate In Mecosta

Michigan Probate Records, 1797-1973  Mecosta Probates index 1820-1920:

C's Index [Image 31]

Samuel Cameron
File 688
Calendar Page 371

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Winifred Cameron In The Cleveland Necrology

Necrology is a database at the Cleveland Public Library (News Index):

Id#: 0449104
Name: Cameron, Miss Winifred
Date: Sep 10 1966
Source: Plain Dealer;  Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #097.
Notes: Cameron. Miss Winifred Cameron daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George D. Cameron, sister of Mrs. William H. Dickey, and the late James A. Cameron, Died Thursday, after a long illness at Laguna, Calif. Memorial services Saturday afternoon at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dickey 529 Emerald Bay. Laguna Beach, Calif.

Census 1910
East Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
George Cameron Head M 42 Canada English
Bessie Cameron Wife F 41 Canada English
Bessie Cameron Daughter F 15 Canada English
Winnifred Cameron Daughter F 19 Canada
James Cameron Son M 17 Canada English
Mary Cannon Servant F 22 Ireland

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Dougald E. Cameron, File# 10536

See first post concerning Dougald Cameron's probate here.

Colorado, Denver County Probate Case Files, 1900-1925  Case file Case no 10533-10569 1906:

Image 185
Dougald E. Cameron, deceased
Died: 7 September 1905
Mary S. Cameron, widow
Charles M. Cameron, son, Denver, Colorado
Robert M. Cameron, son, Denver, Colorado
17 December 1906

Also mentioned: Interest in the estate of Duncan Cameron, Waukesha, Wisconsin, who was a relative of said deceased

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Alexander Cameron Of Dungallon Died On The 3rd

An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America Prior to the Peace of 1783: Together with Notices of Highland Regiments and Biographical Sketches (Google eBook)
Quebec, past and present: a history of Quebec, 1608-1876 By Sir James MacPherson Le Moine

"...September 1st burned and the force marched to Montmorenci, burning all the houses on the way. On the 2nd the Highlanders returned to their camp at Point Levi. Captain Alexander Cameron of Dungallon died on the 3rd...".