Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Huron County File #82

Michigan Probate Records, 1797-1973  Huron Estate files 1871-1874...:

File #82
Alpha Index and first page of file both indicate Duncan Cameron


The rest of the file indicated that the deceased was Donald Cameron

Widow was Sarah Cameron 
Departed this life on 16 August 1871
Township of Sheridan
Huron County
John McIntyre, Witness

Donald and Sarah Cameron memorials at FindAGrave.

Name Donald Cameron
Gender Male
Death Date 17 Apr 1871 [Sic?]
Death Place Sheridan, Huron, Michigan
Age 56
Birth Date 1815
Birthplace Scotland
Occupation Farmer
Marital Status Married
Father's Name Dominic Cameron
Mother's Name Flora Cameron

This file identified the parents as Dominic Cameron and Flora McKinnon.

Possibly this family found in the 1851 Canadian Census and here in 1861.

Census Year: 1851
Item Number: 214550
Surname: Cameron
Given Name(s): Donald
Age: 38
Province: Canada West (Ontario)
District Name: Middlesex (county)
Sub-District Name: Ekfrid

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