Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Christina ‘Christy’ CAMERONAge: 7818031881

Name
Christina ‘Christy’ CAMERON
Given names
Christina
Nickname
Christy
Surname
CAMERON
Married name
Christina CAMERON
Birth between 1803 and 1810 38 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

Note: It was noted that Christy was 48 years of age at the time of her arrival in Australia in 1852. Clan Cameron her her DOB about 1803. Yet her death certificate has her age at 71 in 1881.
Marriage of a siblingJohn McINNESJanet CAMERONView this family
before 1820 (Age 17)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

Abt. 1800 Keppoch, Parish of Strath, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland

Marriage of a siblingLachlan CAMERONFlora McARTHURView this family
1 February 1826 (Age 23)
Citation details: Page 1.
MarriageNorman CAMERONView this family
28 February 1826 (Age 23)
Address: Keppoch
Citation details: Page 2.
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Cameron - Cameron - Norman and Cath
Cameron - Cameron - Norman and Cath

Note: The image was kindly made available by The Isle of Sky Family History Project.

Birth of a daughter
#1
Janet CAMERON
14 March 1827 (Age 24)
Address: Keppoch
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: 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 son
#2
Donald CAMERON
calculated 1832 (Age 29)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Margaret CAMERON
1834 (Age 31)
Birth of a son
#4
Alexander CAMERON
about 1836 (Age 33)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
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 daughter
#5
Catherine CAMERON
calculated 1840 (Age 37)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
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 daughter
#6
Anne CAMERON
calculated 1842 (Age 39)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
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 son
#7
Ronald CAMERON
calculated 1846 (Age 43)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
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 son
#8
Finlay CAMERON
calculated 1848 (Age 45)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
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 fatherAlexander CAMERON
before 1852 (Age 49)
Citation details: Page 1.
Death of a motherMary McKINNON
before 1852 (Age 49)
Citation details: Page 1.
Emigration 3 August 1852 (Age 49)
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 husbandNorman CAMERON
between 3 August 1852 and 25 November 1852 (Age 49)
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

Note: Norman died on the voyage to Australia on board the "Ontario".
Death of a sonDonald CAMERON
between 3 August 1852 and 25 November 1852 (Age 49)
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

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.
Immigration 26 November 1852 (Age 49)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Note: Christy arrived on board the Öntario". Her husband Norman and son Donald died on the voyage. Her other children on this voyage were Janet, Margaret, Alexander, Catherine, Anne, Ronald and Finlay. 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 childAllan MacDONALDMargaret CAMERONView this family
1854 (Age 51)
Citation details: Page 9.
Note: I cannot find any relevant marriage registration.
Death of a brotherLachlan CAMERON
21 April 1854 (Age 51)
Citation details: Page 1.
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Susan MacDONALD
15 May 1855 (Age 52)
Citation details: Page 9.
Birth of a grandson
#2
Christopher MacDONALD
about 1857 (Age 54)
Citation details: 10415/1857 MACDONALD CHRISTOPHER ALLAN MARGARET BUNGAY BUNGAY
Death of a grandsonChristopher MacDONALD
about 1857 (Age 54)
Citation details: 4218/1857 MCDONALD CHRISTIAN ALLAN MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#3
Donald MacDONALD
about 1858 (Age 55)
Citation details: 11428/1858 MACDONALD DONALD ALLAN MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 9.
Birth of a grandson
#4
Archibald MacDONALD
about 1860 (Age 57)
Citation details: 13433/1860 MACDONALD ARCHIBALD ALLAN MARGARET WINGHAM
Marriage of a childJohn McDERMIDJanet CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
5 June 1860 (Age 57)
Address: Free Presbyterian At the residence of Janet's Mother Taree Estate
Citation details: 2776/1860 MCDERMID JOHN CAMERON JANET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1102 and 1221
Citation details: Page 3
Birth of a grandchild
#5
Unnamed McDERMID
19 May 1861 (Age 58)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: Page 7.
Death of a grandchildUnnamed McDERMID
19 May 1861 (Age 58)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1221
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a grandson
#6
Norman MacDONALD
13 December 1862 (Age 59)
Address: Palmer's Island
Citation details: Page 9.
Note: I am unable to find any relevant birth registration in NSW.
Marriage of a childAlexander McDERMIDCatherine CAMERONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
2 March 1863 (Age 60)
Address: Carr's Creek
Citation details: 1959/1863 MCDERMID ALEXANDER CAMERON CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 3
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Flora Ann McDERMID
23 December 1863 (Age 60)
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 grandson
#8
Donald McDERMID
21 October 1864 (Age 61)
Citation details: 8973/1864 MCDERMID DONALD ALEXANDER CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Mary McDERMID
12 January 1865 (Age 62)
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.
Birth of a grandson
#10
John MacDONALD
1 July 1865 (Age 62)
Citation details: 9183/1865 MACDONALD JOHN ALLAN MARGARET GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 9.
Birth of a grandson
#11
Norman McDERMID
27 June 1866 (Age 63)
Address: Palmer's Island
Note: Robynne Blake has the date of 26 June.
Marriage of a childColin MACDONALDAnne CAMERONView this family
28 September 1866 (Age 63)
Address: Palmer's Channel
Citation details: 2109/1866 MACDONALD COLIN CAMERON ANN GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 3.
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Christina McDERMID
23 January 1867 (Age 64)
Citation details: 10737/1867 MCDERMID CHRISTINA JOHN JESSIE MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a granddaughter
#13
Janet MacDONALD
about 1868 (Age 65)
Citation details: 9699/1868 MACDONALD JANET ALLAN MARGARET GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#14
John Hugh McDERMID
22 April 1868 (Age 65)
Citation details: 9744/1868 MCDERMID JOHN H ALEXANDER CATHERINE GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a grandchild
#15
Unnamed McDERMID
3 June 1869 (Age 66)
Citation details: Page 7.
Death of a grandchildUnnamed McDERMID
3 June 1869 (Age 66)
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a granddaughter
#16
Christina McDERMID
15 June 1870 (Age 67)
Citation details: 10373/1870 MCDERMID CHRISTINA ALEXANDER CATHERINE CANNON GRAFTON
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Margaret Jane McDERMID
28 August 1870 (Age 67)
Citation details: 11661/1870 MCDERMID MARGARET JANE JOHN JANET CAMERON MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a grandson
#18
Alexander MacDONALD
September 1870 (Age 67)

Citation details: Page 9.
Note: I cannot find any relevant birth registration.
Birth of a granddaughter
#19
Mary McDERMID
26 December 1872 (Age 69)
Citation details: 11365/1873 MCDERMID MARY ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a grandson
#20
Donald John McDERMID
28 August 1874 (Age 71)
Citation details: 13821/1874 MCDERMID DONALD JOHN JOHN JANET MANNING RIVER
Citation details: Page 7.
Birth of a granddaughter
#21
Margaret MacDONALD
about 1874 (Age 71)
Citation details: 11756/1874 MACDONALD MARGARET ALLAN MARGARET MACLEAN
Death of a sonRonald CAMERON
September 1874 (Age 71)
Citation details: 1241/1874 CAMERON RONALD AGE 26 YEARS DIED SYDNEY SYDNEY
Birth of a grandson
#22
Ronald Alexander McDERMID
5 November 1874 (Age 71)
Address: Palmer's Channel
Citation details: 11790/1874 MCDERMID RONALD ALEXANDER ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a granddaughter
#23
Flora Ann McDERMID
22 January 1877 (Age 74)
Citation details: 12681/1877 MCDERMID FLORA ANN ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Marriage of a childFinlay CAMERONBarbara McKAYView this family
7 August 1877 (Age 74)
Citation details: 732/1877 CAMERON FINLAY MCKAY BARBARA SYDNEY
Citation details: Page 3.
Birth of a grandson
#24
Ronald McKay CAMERON
about 1878 (Age 75)
Citation details: 13631/1878 CAMERON RONALD M FINLAY BARBARA MACLEAN
Birth of a grandson
#25
Finlay Allan McDERMID
16 November 1879 (Age 76)
Address: Palmer's Island
Citation details: 14564/1879 MCDERMID FINLAY ALLAN ALEXANDER CATHERINE MACLEAN
Citation details: Page 8.
Birth of a granddaughter
#26
Christina Janet CAMERON
about 1879 (Age 76)
Citation details: 14563/1879 CAMERON CHRISTINA JANET FINLAY BARBARA MACLEAN
Birth of a grandson
#27
Norman John CAMERON
about 1881 (Age 78)
Citation details: 13445/1881 CAMERON NORMAN JOHN FINLAY BARBARA MACLEAN
Death 16 May 1881 (Age 78)
Informant: Alexander CAMERONson
Cause of death: Exhaustion
Citation details: 5969/1881 CAMERON CHRISTINA ALEXANDER MARY MACLEAN
Burial 18 May 1881 (2 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
Alexander CAMERON
Birth: between 1765 and 1780Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: before 1852Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
mother
Mary McKINNON
Birth: between 1778 and 1780Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: before 1852Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marriage: about 1797Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
elder brother
PioneerLachlan CAMERON
Birth: calculated 1797 32 19Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 21 April 1854Geelong, , Victoria, Australia
6 years
elder sister
Janet CAMERON
Birth: between 1798 and 1802 33 20Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 21 June 1885Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
13 years
herself
Family with Norman CAMERON - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 28 February 1826Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
daughter
6 years
son
Donald CAMERON
Birth: calculated 1832 25 29Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: between 3 August 1852 and 25 November 1852At sea
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
Alexander CAMERON
Birth: about 1836 29 33Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 11 June 1893Maclean, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Anne CAMERON
Birth: calculated 1842 35 39Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 6 September 1905Tyagarah, , New South Wales, Australia
5 years
son
Ronald CAMERON
Birth: calculated 1846 39 43Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: September 1874Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son

BirthWeb 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

BirthWeb Site - Clan Cameron
BirthDeath Certificate - Cameron - Christina
MarriageWeb Site - Clan Cameron
MarriageDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 2.
MarriageWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Cameron - Cameron - Norman and Cath
Cameron - Cameron - Norman and Cath

Note: The image was kindly made available by The Isle of Sky Family History Project.

EmigrationWeb Site - HIES
Text:

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

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
ImmigrationWeb Site - HIES
DeathC - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 5969/1881 CAMERON CHRISTINA ALEXANDER MARY MACLEAN
DeathDeath Certificate - Cameron - Christina
BurialDeath Certificate - Cameron - Christina