Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Pioneer

Archibald CAMERON1797

Name
Archibald CAMERON
Given names
Archibald
Surname
CAMERON
Birth about 1797
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

Stated that he was 52 years of age when he arrived in Sydney on 27 Dec 1849 on board the "Blonde" with his wife Catherine and four children.

Note: Thanks to Les Horn who has assisted with the information that Archibald's place of birth was Sunart, which is part of the Ardnamurchan Parish. He included that from his experience he would show it as Sunart/Strontian, Ardnamurchan, Argyll.
MarriageCatherine McMASTERView this family
before 1816 (Age 19)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Birth of a son
#1
John CAMERON
about 1816 (Age 19)

Text:

Source states he was born at Corpach.

Birth of a son
#2
James CAMERON
about 1818 (Age 21)
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Publication: 1987
Text:

He was 31 years of age when he arrived in Sydney on 27 dec 1849.

Birth of a son
#3
Donald CAMERON
about 1820 (Age 23)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde" with his parents and three single siblings.

Birth of a daughter
#4
Jane CAMERON
March 17, 1820 (Age 23)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2459
Text:

She stated on her arrival in Sydney in 1849 that she was 32 years old. This would make her birth date about 1817.

Birth of a daughter
#5
Katherine CAMERON
July 5, 1824 (Age 27)
Birth of a son
#6
Dougald CAMERON
May 10, 1828 (Age 31)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

He stated that he was 17 years old when he arrived in Sydney with his parents and three single siblings in 1849.

Text:

Shows him born in Kilmallie.

Birth of a son
#7
Hugh CAMERON
about 1831 (Age 34)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

Hugh stated that he was 18 years old when he arrived in Sydney on board the "Blonde" in 1849.

Birth of a son
#8
Ewen CAMERON
about 1837 (Age 40)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

He stated on his arrival in Sydney on 27 Dec 1849 on board the "Blonde" with his parents and three single siblings that he was 12 years old.

Text:

Source has him being born on 21 Nov 1829 at Kinlochiel.

Also has the following note:

"Migrated per "Blonde" 1849, with birth date given as ca 1837 - perhaps a second Ewen"

Marriage of a childJohn CAMERONFlora McKECHNIEView this family
1840 (Age 43)
Birth of a grandson
#1
John CAMERON
calculated 1841 (Age 44)

Marriage of a childDonald MORRISONJane CAMERONView this family
about 1844 (Age 47)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Christina CAMERON
1846 (Age 49)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2459
Text:

Stated that she was 3 years old when she arrived with a her mother in Sydney in 1849 on board the "Blonde".

Marriage of a childJames CAMERONMary CAMERONView this family
August 26, 1849 (Age 52)
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Emigration September 19, 1849 (Age 52)
Shared note: BLONDE
Education
Could read and write
December 27, 1849 (Age 52)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde".

Immigration December 27, 1849 (Age 52)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Note: Arrived on the "Blonde" with his wife Catherine and their four single children.
Shared note: BLONDE
Occupation
Farm labourer
December 27, 1849 (Age 52)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde".

Deathyes

Religion
Presbyterian
December 27, 1849 (Age 52)
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde".

Marriage of a childHugh CAMERONJane CAMERONView this family
about 1851 (Age 54)
Citation details: V1851545 37B/1851 CAMERON HUGH CAMERON JANE NJ
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Kate CAMERON
about 1853 (Age 56)
Citation details: CAMERON KATE 3382/1853 V18533382 39A HEWET JANE
Marriage of a childHugh CAMERONMary SHAWView this family
about 1860 (Age 63)
Citation details: 2778/1860 CAMERON HUGH SHAW MARY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Ann CAMERON
about 1861 (Age 64)
Citation details: CAMERON ANN 8539/1861 HUGH MARY MANNING RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Janet CAMERON
January 21, 1863 (Age 66)
Citation details: 7990/1863 CAMERON JANET HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childJames CAMERONHelen BEATONView this family
July 6, 1863 (Age 66)
Citation details: 1973/1863 CAMERON JAMES BEATON HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Mary Ann “Marian” CAMERON
May 6, 1864 (Age 67)

Birth of a grandson
#7
Archibald James CAMERON
1865 (Age 68)
Citation details: 9217/1865 CAMERON ARCHIBALD JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#8
Finlay CAMERON
October 1, 1866 (Age 69)

Citation details: 9025/1866 CAMERON FINLAY JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#9
Ewen CAMERON
April 15, 1867 (Age 70)
Citation details: 9720/1867 CAMERON EWEN HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Birth of a granddaughter
#10
Catherine CAMERON
March 20, 1868 (Age 71)
Note: No relevant entry could be found in the NSW Births Index.
Birth of a grandson
#11
Archibald CAMERON
July 7, 1869 (Age 72)
Citation details: 11342/1869 CAMERON ARCHIBALD HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#12
Allan CAMERON
May 23, 1871 (Age 74)
Citation details: 10678/1871 CAMERON ALLAN HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Death of a wifeCatherine McMASTER
April 30, 1872 (Age 75)
Citation details: 4194/1872 CAMERON CATHERINE AGE 80 YEARS DIED GRAFTON GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#13
James CAMERON
December 8, 1872 (Age 75)
Citation details: 10372/1872 CAMERON JAMES JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#14
Donald CAMERON
April 14, 1873 (Age 76)
Citation details: 11097/1873 CAMERON DONALD HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Birth of a grandson
#15
Dugald CAMERON
September 13, 1875 (Age 78)
Citation details: 11978/1875 CAMERON DUGALD HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a grandsonJohn CAMERON
March 18, 1876 (Age 79)
Citation details: CAMERON JOHN 6422/1876 JOHN FLORA GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sonHugh CAMERON
June 4, 1876 (Age 79)
Citation details: 6452/1876 CAMERON HUGH ARCHIBALD CATHERINE GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a sonJames CAMERON
May 22, 1881 (Age 84)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 7178/1881 CAMERON JAMES ARCHIBALD CATHERINE GRAFTON
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Citation details: Gedcom downloaded from Clan Cameron
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: I have searched a few sources and I cannot identify the location of his death at Great Marlowe as given in Clan Cameron.
Marriage of a grandchildThomas SABIENMary Ann “Marian” CAMERONView this family
about 1886 (Age 89)
Citation details: 5191/1886 SABIEN THOMAS CAMERON MARIAM GRAFTON
Marriage of a grandchildEdmund Pett FULLERJanet CAMERONView this family
about 1886 (Age 89)
Citation details: 5174/1886 FULLER EDMUND P CAMERON JANET GRAFTON
Marriage of a grandchildHarry George FULLERAnn CAMERONView this family
about 1887 (Age 90)
Citation details: 4950/1887 FULLER HENRY G CAMERON ANN GRAFTON
Marriage of a grandchildGeorge Alexander RODGERSCatherine CAMERONView this family
November 3, 1888 (Age 91)
Citation details: 5031/1888 RODGERS GEORGE CAMERON CATHERINE GRAFTON
Death of a granddaughterCatherine CAMERON
February 22, 1889 (Age 92)

Note: No relevant death entry in the NSW Deaths Index.
Marriage of a grandchildArchibald James CAMERONAnnie ARNOLDView this family
about 1894 (Age 97)
Text:

Source has them marrying in Sydney.

Citation details: 3840/1894 CAMERON ARCHIBALD ARNOLD ANNIE GRAFTON
Marriage of a grandchildFinlay CAMERONElizabeth A McGREGORView this family
about 1895 (Age 98)
Death of a sonJohn CAMERON
October 29, 1895 (Age 98)
Citation details: 12433/1895 CAMERON JOHN ARCHIBALD CATHERINE GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a grandsonJames CAMERON
November 21, 1896 (Age 99)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13578/1896 CAMERON JAMES JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Marriage of a grandchildDugald CAMERONFlorence Elizabeth McKEEView this family
about 1904 (Age 107)
Citation details: 9060/1904 CAMERON DUGALD MCKEE FLORENCE E GRAFTON
Death of a granddaughterJanet CAMERON
January 2, 1905 (Age 108)
Citation details: 1337/1905 FULLER JANET HUGH MARY GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a daughterJane CAMERON
April 9, 1908 (Age 111)
Citation details: CAMERON JANE 5473/1908 ARCHIBALD CATHERINE GRAFTON
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The headstone for Jane show the day of her death as the 12th.
Death of a grandsonArchibald James CAMERON
about 1910 (Age 113)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 5392/1910 CAMERON ARCHIBALD JAMES HELEN GRAFTON
Burial of a grandsonArchibald James CAMERON
about 1910 (Age 113)
Family with Catherine McMASTER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: before 1816Scotland, United Kingdom
1 year
son
3 years
son
3 years
son
2 months
daughter
4 years
daughter
Katherine CAMERON
Birth: July 5, 1824 27 27Kilmalieu, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
4 years
son
4 years
son
7 years
son

BirthAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

Stated that he was 52 years of age when he arrived in Sydney on 27 Dec 1849 on board the "Blonde" with his wife Catherine and four children.

MarriageAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
EmigrationNSW State Archives & Records
EducationAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde".

ImmigrationAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
OccupationAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde".

ReligionAssisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle 1844-59
Publication: 1987
Citation details: Reel 2136
Text:

As stated on his arrival in Sydney on board the "Blonde".