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Janet CAMERONAge: 8717981885

Name
Janet CAMERON
Given names
Janet
Surname
CAMERON
Married name
Janet McINNES
Birth between 1798 and 1802 33 20
Address: Keppoch
Citation details: Page 2.
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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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 5)
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.
MarriageJohn McINNESView this family
before 1820 (Age 22)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

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

Birth of a son
#1
Donald McINNES
about 1820 (Age 22)
Citation details: Page 2.
Birth of a son
#2
Alexander McINNES
about 1826 (Age 28)
Citation details: Page 2.
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
Text:

Name: Alexander McInnes Birth Year: abt 1826 Age: 26 Arrival Date: 26 Nov 1852 Vessel Name: Ontario Origin Location: Strathaird, Isle of Skye, Scotland

McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Note: The immigration record for Alexander includes the information that he was a native of Strathaird, Isle of Skye and that he was 26 years of age at the time of his arrival in 1852.
Marriage of a siblingLachlan CAMERONFlora McARTHURView this family
1 February 1826 (Age 28)
Citation details: Page 1.
Marriage of a siblingNorman CAMERONChristina ‘Christy’ CAMERONView this family
28 February 1826 (Age 28)
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

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Birth of a grandson
#1
John McINNES
calculated May 1851 (Age 53)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"
McInnes Family - Immigration record of "Ontario"

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Citation details: Page 6.
Note: The immigration record for John includes the information that he was a native of the Isle of Skye and that he was 1½ years of age when he arrived in Australia in 1852.
Death of a husbandJohn McINNES
before 1852 (Age 54)
Citation details: Page 2.
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".

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Note: It was noted on the immigration record for Janet, that she was a widow prior to her boarding the "Ontario" for the voyage to Australia.
Death of a fatherAlexander CAMERON
before 1852 (Age 54)
Citation details: Page 1.
Death of a motherMary McKINNON
before 1852 (Age 54)
Citation details: Page 1.
Emigration 3 August 1852 (Age 54)
Text:

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

Note: Departed on the "Ontario" with 308 other passengers.
Immigration 26 November 1852 (Age 54)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".

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Note: Janet arrived on board the "Ontario" with her son, Alexander and his wife Janet and their son John. Her husband John was deceased prior to Janet boarding the "Ontario". There were many deaths on this voyage including her nephew Donald Cameron. Her sister Christy was also on board the "Ontario". Christy's husband Norman and son Donald died on the voyage. Christy's 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.
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Mary Ann McINNES
about 1854 (Age 56)
Citation details: V18541373 52/1854 MCINNES MARY A ALEXANDER JANET
Citation details: Page 6.
Death of a brotherLachlan CAMERON
21 April 1854 (Age 56)
Citation details: Page 1.
Birth of a grandson
#3
Hugh McINNES
about 1857 (Age 59)
Citation details: 8083/1857 MCGUINESS HUGH ALEXANDER JANET MAITLAND
Marriage of a childDonald McINNESMary Ann BREWSTERView this family
Type: Religious marriage
16 January 1857 (Age 59)
Address: 19 Hopps [?] Lane, Aberdeen.
Religion: Free Church of Scotland
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Janet McINNES
about 1858 (Age 60)
Citation details: 11438/1858 MCGINNES JANET ALEXANDER JANET MANNING RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Margaret McINNES
3 June 1859 (Age 61)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

2 Jun 1859 Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, Scotland

Birth of a grandson
#6
John McINNES
31 May 1861 (Age 63)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

31 May 1861 St Nicolas, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Marion McINNES
about 1862 (Age 64)
Citation details: 8144/1862 MCINNES MARION ALEXANDER JANET GRAFTON
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Mary Ann McINNES
26 May 1863 (Age 65)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

26 May 1863 St Nicolas, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Birth of a grandson
#9
James McINNES
2 December 1865 (Age 67)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

2 Dec 1865 Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Death of a granddaughterMargaret McINNES
15 December 1865 (Age 67)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

15 Dec 1865 Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, Scotland

Birth of a grandson
#10
Archibald McINNES
about 1866 (Age 68)
Citation details: 8955/1866 MCINNES ARCHIBALD ALEXANDER JANET GRAFTON
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Margaret McINNES
about 1868 (Age 70)
Citation details: 9825/1868 MCINNES MARGARET ALEXANDER JEANET GRAFTON
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Catherine McINNES
about 1871 (Age 73)
Citation details: 10712/1871 MCINNES CATHERINE ALEXANDER JANET GRAFTON
Death of a grandsonJohn McINNES
about 1871 (Age 73)
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

1871 Aberdeen St Nicholas, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Death of a grandsonArchibald McINNES
20 July 1873 (Age 75)
Citation details: 4397/1873 MCINNES ARCHIBLAD ALEXANDER JANET MACLEAN
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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Death of a sisterChristina ‘Christy’ CAMERON
16 May 1881 (Age 83)
Informant: Alexander CAMERONson
Cause: Exhaustion
Citation details: 5969/1881 CAMERON CHRISTINA ALEXANDER MARY MACLEAN
Burial of a sisterChristina ‘Christy’ CAMERON
18 May 1881 (Age 83)
Death 21 June 1885 (Age 87)
Citation details: Page 2.
Citation details: 8324/1885 MCINNES JANET ALEXANDER MARY MACLEAN
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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Burial
Religion: Presbyterian
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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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
6 years
herself
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 John McINNES - View this family
husband
John McINNES
Birth: Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: before 1852Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
herself
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
Marriage: before 1820Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
son
Donald McINNES
Birth: about 1820 22Isle Of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 24 November 1894Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
7 years
son

BirthDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 2.
BirthHeadstone - McInnes - Janet, Archibald and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

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

MarriageWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: The Isle of Skye Family History Project
Text:

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

EmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
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
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".
McInnes - Janet - On board the "Ontario".

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ImmigrationWeb Site - Highland and Island Emigration Society
DeathDescendants of Alexander Cameron and Mary McKinnon
Citation details: Page 2.
DeathM - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 8324/1885 MCINNES JANET ALEXANDER MARY MACLEAN
DeathHeadstone - McInnes - Janet, Archibald and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet
McInnes - Janet, Alexander and Janet

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BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index