Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Lachlan CAMERONAge: 5717971854

Name
Lachlan CAMERON
Given names
Lachlan
Surname
CAMERON
Birth calculated 1797 32 19
Address: Strathaird
Citation details: Page 1.
Number of childrenFlora McARTHURView this family
8

Note: There is some doubt regarding the children of Lachland and Flora. The Isle of Skye Family History Project on Ancestry has a daughter, Mary, born about 1827 in the Isle of Skye with her death at Keppel Sands in Queensland in about 1849. 1849 is before Lachland, Flora and children arrived on board the "Georgiana" in 1852.
Marriage of parentsAlexander CAMERONMary McKINNONView this family
about 1797
Citation details: Page 1.
Note: Robynne Blake has this marriage occurring in 1800, but has their son born about 1797. Clan Cameron also has Lachlan born about 1797.
Birth of a sisterJanet CAMERON
between 1798 and 1802 (Age 12 months)
Address: Keppoch
Citation details: Page 2.
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

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

Note: The headstone for Janet is inscribed that she was 87 years of age at the time of her death in 1885.
Birth of a sisterChristina ‘Christy’ CAMERON
between 1803 and 1810 (Age 6)
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: 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 23)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

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

MarriageFlora McARTHURView this family
1 February 1826 (Age 29)
Citation details: Page 1.
Marriage of a siblingNorman CAMERONChristina ‘Christy’ CAMERONView this family
28 February 1826 (Age 29)
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 son
#1
Alexander CAMERON
15 October 1829 (Age 32)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Birth of a daughter
#2
Margaret CAMERON
about 1832 (Age 35)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary CAMERON
10 October 1835 (Age 38)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Mary Cameron Gender Female Birth Date 10 Oct 1835 Baptism Date 19 Dec 1835 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Mcarthur FHL Film Number990672

Baptism of a daughterMary CAMERON
19 December 1835 (Age 38)
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Mary Cameron Gender Female Birth Date 10 Oct 1835 Baptism Date 19 Dec 1835 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Mcarthur FHL Film Number990672

Birth of a son
#4
Peter CAMERON
12 January 1838 (Age 41)
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Peter Cameron Gender Male Birth Date 12 Jan 1838 Baptism Date 14 Feb 1838 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Campbell FHL Film Number990672

Baptism of a sonPeter CAMERON
14 February 1838 (Age 41)
Citation details: Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
Text:

Name Peter Cameron Gender Male Birth Date 12 Jan 1838 Baptism Date 14 Feb 1838 Baptism Place Strath,Inverness,Scotland Father Lachlin Cameron Mother Flora Campbell FHL Film Number990672

Birth of a son
#5
Donald CAMERON
about 1839 (Age 42)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Birth of a daughter
#6
Ann CAMERON
about 1842 (Age 45)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Death of a fatherAlexander CAMERON
before 1852 (Age 55)
Citation details: Page 1.
Death of a motherMary McKINNON
before 1852 (Age 55)
Citation details: Page 1.
Marriage of a childNorman MACDONALDMargaret CAMERONView this family
19 February 1852 (Age 55)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Emigration 13 July 1852 (Age 55)
Text:

90 CAMERON LACHLAN STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2 STRONG POWERFUL MAN 90 CAMERON FLORA STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2

Note: Lachlan and Fora and their children departed on the "Georgiana".
Immigration 16 October 1852 (Age 55)
Text:

90 CAMERON LACHLAN STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2 STRONG POWERFUL MAN 90 CAMERON FLORA STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2

Note: Lachllan and Flora arrived on board the "Georgiana" with their children Alexander, Margaret, Mary, Peter, Ann and Donald.
Death 21 April 1854 (Age 57)
Citation details: Page 1.
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
himself
6 years
younger sister
Woman Pioneer IconJanet 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
younger sister
Family with Flora McARTHUR - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1 February 1826Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
son
PioneerAlexander CAMERON
Birth: 15 October 1829 32 28Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1893Rapanyup, , Victoria, Australia
3 years
daughter
Woman Pioneer IconMargaret CAMERON
Birth: about 1832 35 31Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 2 February 1897Rapanyup, , Victoria, Australia
4 years
daughter
Woman Pioneer IconMary CAMERON
Birth: 10 October 1835 38 34Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1878Victoria, Australia
2 years
son
PioneerPeter CAMERON
Birth: 12 January 1838 41 37Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 3 January 1907Balranald, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
PioneerDonald CAMERON
Birth: about 1839 42 38Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 3 August 1915Lithgow, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
Woman Pioneer IconAnn CAMERON
Birth: about 1842 45 41Strathaird, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: about 1923Mt. Egerton, , Victoria, Australia

BirthDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 1.
BirthWeb Site - Clan Cameron
MarriageDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 1.
MarriageWeb Site - Clan Cameron
EmigrationScottish Digital Archive
Text:

90 CAMERON LACHLAN STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2 STRONG POWERFUL MAN 90 CAMERON FLORA STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2

ImmigrationWeb Site - Clan Cameron
ImmigrationScottish Digital Archive
Text:

90 CAMERON LACHLAN STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2 STRONG POWERFUL MAN 90 CAMERON FLORA STRATHAIRD STRATHAIRD Strath Inverness GEORGIANA 13/7/1852 GLASGOW PORT PHILLIP £22.17.6 1/2

ImmigrationShipping Records - "Georgiana"
Number of childrenWeb Site - Clan Cameron
DeathDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 1.
DeathWeb Site - Clan Cameron