Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

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Janet CAMERONAge: 7518271903

Name
Janet CAMERON
Given names
Janet
Surname
CAMERON
Married name
Janet McDERMID
Birth March 14, 1827 20 24
Address: Keppoch
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: Page 3.
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has the DOB of Janet as 14 Mar 1833. It is noted that Janet age at the time of her arrival in 1852 was noted as being 23. This would means that she would have been born about 1829. Clan Cameron has her being born on 1 March 1827.
Birth of a brotherDonald CAMERON
calculated 1832 (Age 4)
Address: Keppock
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Birth of a sisterMargaret CAMERON
1834 (Age 6)
Birth of a brotherAlexander CAMERON
about 1836 (Age 8)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Alexander includes the information that he was 16 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a sisterCatherine CAMERON
calculated 1840 (Age 12)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Catherine includes the information that she was 12 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a sisterAnne CAMERON
calculated 1842 (Age 14)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Anne includes the information that she was 10 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a brotherRonald CAMERON
calculated 1846 (Age 18)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Ronald includes the information that he was 6 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1852.
Birth of a brotherFinlay CAMERON
calculated 1848 (Age 20)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Note: The immigration record for Finlay includes the information that he was 4 years of age at the time of his arrival in Australia in 1852.
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander CAMERON
before 1852 (Age 24)
Citation details: Page 1.
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary McKINNON
before 1852 (Age 24)
Citation details: Page 1.
Emigration August 3, 1852 (Age 25)
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

Note: Departed on the "Ontario" with 308 other passengers.
Death of a brotherDonald CAMERON
between August 3, 1852 and November 25, 1852 (Age 25)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Janet Cameron Birth Year: abt 1829 Age: 23 Arrival Date: 17 Dec 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Note: Donald died on the voyage to Australia on board the "Ontario". His Father Norman also died on the voyage. There were many deaths on this voyage with the ship held in quarantine until 15 December 1852, but some immigrants were not released until 5 January 1853.
Death of a fatherNorman CAMERON
between August 3, 1852 and November 25, 1852 (Age 25)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Janet Cameron Birth Year: abt 1829 Age: 23 Arrival Date: 17 Dec 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Note: Norman died on the voyage to Australia on board the "Ontario".
Immigration November 26, 1852 (Age 25)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Janet Cameron Birth Year: abt 1829 Age: 23 Arrival Date: 17 Dec 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Note: Arrived on board the "Ontario" with her Mother Christy. Her Father Norman and her brother Donald died on the voyage. There were many deaths on this voyage with the ship held in quarantine until 15 December 1852, but some immigrants were not released until 5 January 1853.
Marriage of a siblingAllan MacDONALDMargaret CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
1854 (Age 26)
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: Page 9.
Publication: Newspaper; Grafton, NSW; 1915 - 1954
Citation details: Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
Clarence River Pioneers - Article II
Clarence River Pioneers - Article II

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Note: Allan and Margaret were fellow passengers on the "Ontario". I cannot find any relevant marriage registration.
Religious marriageJohn McDERMIDView this family
July 5, 1860 (Age 33)
Address: Free Presbyterian At the residence of Janet's Mother Taree Estate
Citation details: 2776/1860 MCDERMID JOHN CAMERON JANET MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102 and 1221
Citation details: Page 3
Birth of a child
#1
Unnamed McDERMID
May 19, 1861 (Age 34)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: Page 7.
Death of a childUnnamed McDERMID
May 19, 1861 (Age 34)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: Page 7.
Marriage of a siblingAlexander McDERMIDCatherine CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
March 2, 1863 (Age 35)
Address: Carr's Creek
Citation details: 1959/1863 MCDERMID ALEXANDER CAMERON CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 3
Birth of a daughter
#2
Flora Ann McDERMID
December 23, 1863 (Age 36)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: 8759/1863 MCDERMID FLORA A JOHN JANET MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary McDERMID
January 12, 1865 (Age 37)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: 9983/1865 MCDERMID MARY JOHN JANET MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Marriage of a siblingColin MACDONALDAnne CAMERONView this family
September 28, 1866 (Age 39)
Address: Palmer's Channel
Citation details: 2109/1866 MACDONALD COLIN CAMERON ANN GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 3.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Christina McDERMID
January 23, 1867 (Age 39)
Citation details: 10737/1867 MCDERMID CHRISTINA JOHN JESSIE MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a child
#5
Unnamed McDERMID
June 3, 1869 (Age 42)
Citation details: Page 7.
Death of a childUnnamed McDERMID
June 3, 1869 (Age 42)
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a daughter
#6
Margaret Jane McDERMID
August 28, 1870 (Age 43)
Citation details: 11661/1870 MCDERMID MARGARET JANE JOHN JANET CAMERON MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a son
#7
Donald John McDERMID
August 28, 1874 (Age 47)
Citation details: 13821/1874 MCDERMID DONALD JOHN JOHN JANET MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Death of a brotherRonald CAMERON
September 1874 (Age 47)
Citation details: 1241/1874 CAMERON RONALD AGE 26 YEARS DIED SYDNEY SYDNEY
Marriage of a siblingFinlay CAMERONBarbara McKAYView this family
August 7, 1877 (Age 50)
Citation details: 732/1877 CAMERON FINLAY MCKAY BARBARA SYDNEY
Citation details: Page 3.
Death of a motherChristina “Christy” CAMERON
May 16, 1881 (Age 54)
Informant: Alexander CAMERONson
Cause: Exhaustion
Citation details: 5969/1881 CAMERON CHRISTINA ALEXANDER MARY MACLEAN
ResidenceJohn McDERMIDView this family
1884 (Age 56)
Address: "Dungallon"
Marriage of a childAngus Duncan MACDONALDFlora Ann McDERMIDView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 12, 1884 (Age 57)
Address: At "Dungallon", the residence of Flora's parents.
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 5194/1884 MCDONALD ANGUS MCDERMID FLORA A WINGHAM
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: Page 7.
Note: Married by Rev S P Stewart, whose parents and elder brother had been fellow passengers of the McDermid family when they came out to NSW on the "George Fyfe". Witnesses: Hector Hinten & Mary McDermid who later married each other.
Marriage of a childHector HINTENMary McDERMIDView this family
July 27, 1884 (Age 57)
Address: "Dungallon"
Citation details: 5198/1884 HINTEN HECTOR MCDERMID MARY WINGHAM
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a grandson
#1
John Lachlan MACDONALD
about 1885 (Age 57)
Citation details: 238/1885 MACDONALD JOHN L ANGUS FLORA A SYDNEY
Birth of a grandson
#2
William James HINTEN
about 1885 (Age 57)
Citation details: 22158/1885 HINTON WILLIAM J HECTOR MARY TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Jessie Christina MACDONALD
September 4, 1886 (Age 59)
Citation details: 2984/1886 MACDONALD JESSIE C ANGUS FLORA A SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#4
John Walter Alexander HINTEN
about 1887 (Age 59)
Citation details: 23785/1887 HINTON JOHN M A HECTOR MARY TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#5
Hector George HINTEN
about 1889 (Age 61)
Citation details: 23262/1889 HINTEN HECTOR G HECTOR MARY TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#6
Duncan Angus MACDONALD
January 19, 1891 (Age 63)
Citation details: 570/1891 MACDONALD DUNCAN A ANGUS FLORA A SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Helen J HINTEN
about 1891 (Age 63)
Citation details: 34301/1891 HINTEN HELEN J HECTOR MARY TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Christina Mary Ann MACDONALD
May 17, 1893 (Age 66)
Citation details: 1806/1893 MACDONALD CHRISTINA M A ANGUS FLORA A SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Elizabeth M HINTEN
about 1893 (Age 65)
Citation details: 34898/1893 HINTEN ELIZABETH M HECTOR MARY TAREE
Death of a brotherAlexander CAMERON
June 11, 1893 (Age 66)
Citation details: 8605/1893 CAMERON ALEXANDER NORMAN CHRISTINA MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 3.
Death of a granddaughterChristina Mary Ann MACDONALD
August 10, 1893 (Age 66)
Citation details: 1133/1893 MACDONALD CHRISTINA M A ANGUS FLORA A SYDNEY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Margaret Jane MACDONALD
about 1894 (Age 66)
Citation details: 1657/1894 MACDONALD MARGARET J ANGUS FLORA A SYDNEY
Birth of a grandson
#11
Donald Alexander MACDONALD
November 29, 1896 (Age 69)
Citation details: 3861/1897 MACDONALD DONALD A ANGUS FLORA A HURSTVILLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#12
Donald Gordon HINTEN
about 1896 (Age 68)
Citation details: 26055/1896 HINTON DONALD G HECTOR MARY TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#13
Duncan R HINTEN
about 1898 (Age 70)
Citation details: 35000/1898 HINTEN DUNCAN R HECTOR MARY TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#14
Christina Marion MACDONALD
about 1899 (Age 71)
Birth of a grandson
#15
David E R HINTEN
about 1901 (Age 73)
Citation details: 17222/1901 HINTEN DAVID E R HECTOR MARY TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#16
Norman Cameron MACDONALD
May 8, 1902 (Age 75)
Citation details: 16219/1902 MACDONALD NORMAN C ANGUS FLORA A ROCKDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Ruby L I HINTEN
about 1903 (Age 75)
Citation details: 34739/1903 HINTEN RUBY L I HECTOR MARY TAREE
Death February 15, 1903 (Age 75)
Address: "Dungallon"
Citation details: 3888/1903 MCDERMID JANET NORMAN CHRISTINA TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
McDermid - Janet and John
McDermid - Janet and John

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Citation details: Page 3.
Burial
Address: Presbyterian portion.
Cemetery: Mitchells Island General
McDermid - Janet and John
McDermid - Janet and John

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 28, 1826Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
herself
6 years
younger brother
Donald CAMERON
Birth: calculated 1832 25 29Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: between August 3, 1852 and November 25, 1852At sea
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
PioneerAlexander CAMERON
Birth: about 1836 29 33Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: June 11, 1893Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Woman Pioneer IconAnne CAMERON
Birth: calculated 1842 35 39Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 6, 1905Tyagarah, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger brother
PioneerRonald CAMERON
Birth: calculated 1846 39 43Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 1874Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Family with John McDERMID - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: July 5, 1860Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
child
Unnamed McDERMID
Birth: May 19, 1861 43 34Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 19, 1861Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
13 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
Christina McDERMID
Birth: January 23, 1867 49 39Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 20, 1954Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
child
Unnamed McDERMID
Birth: June 3, 1869 51 42Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 3, 1869Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
15 months
daughter
Margaret Jane McDERMID
Birth: August 28, 1870 52 43Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 10, 1952Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
Donald John McDERMID
Birth: August 28, 1874 56 47Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 22, 1952Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
BirthDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 3.
BirthWeb Site - Clan Cameron
BirthClarence River Pioneers - Newspaper 1943
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
EmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
Text:

Ontario 309 Passengers Departed Aug. 3, 1852 Arrived Dec. 15, 1852 Arrival Port Sydney

ImmigrationPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Janet Cameron Birth Year: abt 1829 Age: 23 Arrival Date: 17 Dec 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Cameron Family - Immigration record
Cameron Family - Immigration record

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Cameron Family - Ontario
Cameron Family - Ontario

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ImmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
ImmigrationClarence River Pioneers - Newspaper 1943
Publication: Newspaper - Daily Examiner (Grafton, NSW : 1915 - 1954), Friday 16 July 1943, page 1 and Saturday 31 July 1943, page 3
MarriageM - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 2776/1860 MCDERMID JOHN CAMERON JANET MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 2
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102 and 1221
MarriageDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 3
ResidenceMarriage Certificate - McDonald - McDermid - Angus and Flora Ann
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 3888/1903 MCDERMID JANET NORMAN CHRISTINA TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - McDermid - Janet and John
McDermid - Janet and John
McDermid - Janet and John

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DeathDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 3.
BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index