Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Took The Farms

This website, The Johnson-Wallace & Fish-Kirk Families, contained the following information:

"Captain Allan Cameron and his brother Alexander Cameron took the farms of Fyrish and Culcraggie along with the grazings of Gildermorrie on the heights of Alness."

From the same story?


Sunday, May 22, 2016

A Few Camerons In Buckingham

Land Petitions Of Lower Canada:

Township of Buckingham
Names of Grantees / Lot Numbers / Ranges


Clan Cameron's DNA Project page's "Brick Wall Broken In Quebec," provided details about John Cameron who lived on lot 16 con. (Range) 5.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Camerons In The Index

Partially cross-posted at my Detour Through History blog.

Toledo Ohio Blade Newspaper Index

Toledo Gardens
Search the index at the Toledo Lucas County Library site.

A sample result:

Headline: Robert Cameron
Name: Cameron, Robert
Date of death: Friday, April 15, 1938
Age: 77
Address: 2702 Front St.
Spouse: None listed
Source: Blade
Newspaper date: 19380416
Photo: No

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Not In The Census?

Great-grandfather Donald Cameron was supposedly born in Cumberland, Russell, [Ontario] Canada, on 24 January 1850.  The 1851 census records for that area did not survive.

District: 34 - Russell (county)

Sub-district Number​ Sub-district Name​​
​324 ​Cumberland (census records have not survived)
325 ​Clarence (census records have not survived)
326 Cambridge (census records have not survived)
327 Russell (census records have not survived)

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Kenneth Archie Cameron


Cameron, Kenneth Archie
Died May 15 of Rare Turmor Ailment

Name Kenneth Cameron
Event Type Death
Event Date 15 May 1939
Event Place Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
Gender Male
Age 1
Marital Status Single
Birth Date 24 Oct 1937
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan
Father's Name Archie Cameron
Mother's Name Lucy Ford

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Alexander Cameron Of Niagara

Ontario History, Volumes 1-4

Burials - Niagara

14 May 1820 - Alexander Cameron, Esq., barrister-at-law

[Alexander Cameron married Catherine Butler]

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Alexander Cameron, Probate File# 3407

Alexander Cameron
Saskatchewan Probate Estate Files
Name Alexander Cameron
Event Type Probate
Event Date 1926
Judicial District Moose Jaw
File Number 3407

Alexander Cameron, late of Moose Jaw
Carpenter and Widower
Petitioner: Hugh Cameron of Moose Jaw
Died: 12 May 1926
Place of Death: Spokane, Washington
Sons: Hugh (Petitioner), *David S., of Kalispell, Montana, and Paul of Edmonton, Alberta

*Name David Sterling Cameron
Event Date 20 Apr 1911
Event Place Libby, Lincoln, Montana
Birth Year (Estimated) 1886 [Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan]
Father's Name Alecander Cameron
Mother's Name Sarah Mcmillen
Spouse's Name Lottie A. Bingham
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1889
Spouse's Father's Name Jordan W. Bingham
Spouse's Mother's Name Chloe Hutchuson