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Angus Ewen (Hugh) Cameron

Generations: Standard Format  Register Format  Modified de Villier/Pama Format
( = Graphical descendancy to this point)

Angus Ewen (Hugh) Cameron  Of Swordle, Ardnamurchan

m.   Margaret McLachlan 

1.1  Dugald Cameron  Farmer, of Ardnamurchan (relationship confirmed on Bounty Entitlement Cert. of his brother Duncan, below)

1.2  Isabella Cameron  b. 1789 Swordlemore, Ardnamurchan, d. 18 Jul 1869 Grafton, NSW. Swordle is about a mile east of Kilmory, on the north coast of the Ardnamurchan peninsula. She emigrated on "Brilliant", arriving Sydney Jan 1838 from Tobermory, Mull Sep 1837, as a widow, with her brother and sister and her seven children. All settled on J. Barker's property, Hunter River (presumably Castle Forbes, bought by James Barker from James Mudie in 1836), before moving to Grafton in Mar 1858

m.  1810, Swordlemore, Argyll, Allan Cameron  b. ca 1785, d. 1836 Scotland. He was tenant in Swordelmore, Ardnamurchan to at least 1816, by 1825 a tenant in Ardtoe

2.1  Catherine Cameron  bapt. 26 May 1811 Ardnamurchan.

2.2  Anne Cameron  b. 1813 Swordalemore, Argyll, bapt. 1 Feb 1813 Ardnamurchan, d. 26 Jan 1896 Grafton.

m.  12 Aug 1834, Burdbie (?), Scotland, Angus (Taylor) Cameron  b. 24 Aug 1811 Sunart, Ardnamurchan, d. 20 Oct 1883 Argyle Villa, Grafton, NSW. He lived at Strontian Park, Grafton from 1858, then at Argyle Villa, Grafton from 1870s

3.1  Duncan Cameron  b. 1835 Scotland, bapt. 26 Apr 1835 Kilmallie. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838 Probably b. 12 Apr 1835

3.2  Allan Cameron  b. 1837 Scotland, d. 7 Aug 1923 Summer Hill, NSW, bur. Rookwood, NSW. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838, Probably b. 4 Mar 1837, Acharacle. Writer of "The Reminiscences", 1922

3.3  Mary Cameron  b. 13 May 1838 Woodville, NSW, d. young.

3.4  Mary Cameron  b. 22 Oct 1840 Woodville, d. 24 Sep 1878 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried

3.5  Isabella Cameron  b. 16 Jun 1844 Woodville, d. 2 Mar 1851 Woodville.

3.6  Ann Cameron  b. 14 Jul 1846, d. 28 Dec 1936 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried. She lived at Argyle Villa, Grafton until at least 1932, when it was resumed for sewerage works.

3.7  Alexander Cameron  b. 7 Jan 1849 Woodville, NSW, d. 9 Apr 1930 Grafton, NSW. Of Strontian Park, Grafton

3.8  Isabella Cameron  b. 14 Mar 1852 Cooley Camp, nr Maitland, NSW, d. 1920 Grafton.

3.9  John Cameron  b. 1855, d. 24 Jun 1906, bur. Grafton, NSW.

3.10  Donald Cameron  b. ca 1857. ?d. 1907, Granville

2.3  Angus Cameron  bapt. 20 May 1816 Ardnamurchan, d. 16 Sep 1879, bur. Grafton, NSW. Unmarried, of "Strone", Grafton

2.4  Duncan Cameron  bapt. 24 Nov 1819 Ardnamurchan, d. 10 Mar 1879 South Codrington, bur. Coraki. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838 Owned Willow Camp, Grafton

m.1.   Ann McPhee  She was dau. of Donald Alexander McPhee (the son of John McPhee and Catherine Cameron) and Catherine McPhee (dau. of Angus McPhee and Mary McPhee), who also arrived on the "Brilliant" with Ann and her five siblings. Ann McPhee then married 20 Feb 1847, Williams River, Hector McLean, moving to the Clarence River, near the Cameron family

3.1  John Bowthorne Cameron  b. 16 Jul 1841 Nelson's Plains, bapt. 29 Aug 1841 Paterson Presb. Church, d. 10 May 1924 Maclean, bur. Sth Grafton. Baptised as John Cameron (Bowthorne added later to distinguish him from his half brother John) He was raised by Christina Munro, below, and by his bachelor uncles, John Cameron (of Solitude) and Angus Cameron (of Strone). He lived on the Orara for years. He later lived at Maclean working at Cameron's (unrelated) store.

3.2  Allan Cameron  b. 1 Jun 1843, bapt. 13 Jun 1843 Paterson Presb. Church.

3.3  Ann McPhee Cameron  b. 8 Jun 1844, bapt. 15 Sep 1844 Paterson Presb. Church.

m.2.  1847, Christina Munro  b. 10 Aug 1828 Golspie, Sutherland, d. 26 Nov 1862 Grafton, bur. 27 Nov 1862. Dau. of Donald Munro and Marion (or Helen) Sutherland

3.4  Allan Cameron  b. 5 Mar 1848 Nelson's Plains, d. 23 Apr 1938 James Creek, Maclean, bur. Maclean.

3.5  John McDonald Cameron  b. 23 Nov 1849 Nelson's Plains, NSW, d. 23 Sep 1915 Coraki, NSW, bur. Coraki, NSW. Lochiel, Coraki

3.6  Helen Cameron  b. 24 Dec 1851 Nelsons Plains, bapt. 20 Jan 1852, d. 23 Apr 1928 "Highfield", James Ck, Maclean, bur. Maclean. Unmarried

3.7  Donald Cameron  b. 5 Apr 1854 Nelson's Plains, d. 22 Feb 1919 Coraki, NSW, bur. Coraki. Editor of the Richmond River Herald

3.8  Alexander McIntyre Cameron  b. 3 Nov 1855 Raymond Terrace, NSW, d. 21 Sep 1907 Coraki, bur. Coraki.

3.9  Isabella Cameron  b. Oct 1857 Raymond Terrace, d. 29 Mar 1898 Codrington, bur. Coraki. drowned

m.3.  16 Dec 1863, Anne McKenzie  b. ca 1826 Ross-shire, d. 24 May 1910 Maclean.

3.10  James Alexander McKenzie Cameron  b. 29 Nov 1866 Strontian Park, NSW, d. 15 Feb 1953 Maclean, NSW. Unmarried

2.5  Mary Cameron  bapt. 9 Jun 1821, d. 30 Jun 1907 Taree. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838

m.  27 Sep 1844, Ahalton (Lower Hunter R.), Thomas Borland Findlay  b. 9 Jul 1815 Ayrshire, d. 30 Mar 1864. He arrived per "Portland" 18 Dec 1838. They lived at Woolla Woolla, Manning River

3.1  William Findlay  b. 23 Jul 1845 Hinton, d. 1861 Manning River.

3.2  Isabella Findlay  b. 13 Mar 1847 Hinton.

3.3  Jessie Findlay  b. 4 Jan 1849 Halter, Hunter Valley, d. 10 Apr 1874 Woolla Woolla.

3.4  Ann Findlay  b. 15 Dec 1850 Hinton, d. 1893.

3.5  Elizabeth Findlay  b. 16 Nov 1852 Nelson Plains, NSW, d. 1931.

3.6  Marion Findlay  b. ca 1854 Woolla Woolla, d. 1907.

3.7  Christina Findlay  b. 1857 Woolla Woolla, d. 9 Aug 1947.

3.8  Allan Findlay  b. 1858 Woolla Woolla, d. 25 May 1893.

3.9  Mary Findlay  b. 26 Jun 1860 Wingham, d. 17 Jul 1940.

3.10  William John Findlay  b. 19 Dec 1862 Woolla Woolla, d. 27 Sep 1942.

2.6  Donald Cameron  b. Bourblaig, bapt. 10 Nov 1832 Acharacle, d. young.

2.7  John Cameron  bapt. 18 Sep 1825 Ardtoe, d. 12 Nov 1895 Grafton. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838 Unmarried, lived at "Solitude", Grafton

2.8  Margaret (Peggy) Cameron  bapt. 23 Dec 1827 Ardtoe, d. 5 Feb 1862 George St, Sydney. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838. Died in childbirth

m.  8 Nov 1843, Maitland, Samuel Alexander White  b. Argyll.

3.1  Sara Ann White  b. 23 Dec 1843 Morpeth.

3.2  John Allan (or Alexander) White  b. 22 Feb 1845 Newcastle.

3.3  Mary Ann White  b. 1847 Maclean, d. 26 Aug 1926 Maclean.

3.4  Samuel Alexander White  b. 1849 Maitland, NSW. of Cobar

3.5  Allan White  b. 16 Mar 1853 Sydney, d. 1853.

3.6  Angus White  b. 1854 Sydney, d. 1854 Sydney.

3.7  Isabella White  b. 1856 Sydney, d. 1860 Sydney.

3.8  Christina White  b. 1859 Sydney.

3.9  Margaret Cameron White  b. 1862 Sydney.

2.9  Christina Cameron  b. 1832 Scotland, d. 22 Oct 1865 Grafton, NSW. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838

m.  29 Mar 1864, Grafton, NSW, Hugh McPherson  b. ca 1839, d. 7 May 1867 of Clarenza. No issue He was brother of John McPherson who m. Catherine Cameron, below

1.3  Anne Cameron  b. ca 1801, d. 18 Apr 1867 Dunfield, Gt Marlow. Emigrated on "Brilliant", arriving Sydney Jan 1838, with her 2 sons

m.  ca 1820, John McDonald  d. 1822 Ardnamurchan. Tenant in Bourblaig

2.1  Hugh (Ewen) McDonald  bapt. 15 Jul 1821 Acharacle, d. 12 Mar 1905 Great Marlow, NSW. Of Dunfield, Great Marlow

m.  Feb 1849, Hunter River, NSW, Anne McFarlane  d. 18 Nov 1876. She was dau. of John and Sarah McFarlane who migrated 1839 per "British King". Her elder sister Margaret m. 1848, Sydney, Duncan McDermid - they were grandparents of Gordon Dennes, historian.

3.1  John McDonald  b. 1849 Bulwarra, NSW, d. 23 Jan 1931 Grafton, NSW.

3.2  Annie McDonald  b. ca 1851, d. 16 Oct 1919 Ulmarra, NSW, bur. Grafton, NSW.

3.3  Sarah McDonald  b. 1852, d. 4 Feb 1907 Ulmarra, NSW.

3.4  Isabella McDonald  b. ca 1855, d. 1 Jul 1943 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried

3.5  John Hugh McDonald  b. ca 1856, d. 13 Sep 1928 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried

3.6  Margaret McDonald  b. 1858 Maitland, NSW, d. 21 Sep 1907 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried

3.7  Mary McDonald  b. 1860 Grafton, NSW, d. 27 Dec 1944 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried

3.8  Flora McDonald  b. 1862 Grafton, NSW, d. 14 Jan 1943 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried, Nurse

3.9  Catherine McDonald  b. 1865 Grafton, NSW, d. 29 Jul 1896 Grafton, NSW. Unmarried

3.10  Maria McDonald  b. 1867 Grafton, NSW.

3.11  Janet (Jessie) McDonald  b. 1869 Grafton, NSW, d. 9 Jun 1959 Grafton, NSW.

2.2  John McDonald  bapt. 11 Jan 1823 Acharacle, d. 1851. Bapt. after his father's death

m.  1847, Raymond Terrace, NSW, Ann McAulay  b. ca 1829, d. 11 Jul 1920 Woodford Leigh, NSW, bur. 1920. dau. of Alexander McAulay and Catherine McKay who migrated per "Midlothian" 1837

3.1  John McDonald  b. 1852, d. 1857. scarlet fever

3.2  Catherine McDonald  b. 1848 Warialda, NSW, d. 1935.

1.4  Duncan Cameron  b. ca 1803 Swordle, d. 27 Apr 1863 Grafton. Described as tenant in Swordlecorrach 1825-36. Emigrated on "Brilliant", arriving Sydney Jan 1838, with his second (or third) wife and 3 children, Hugh, Dugald and Peggy (Maggie). First tenants at "Castle Forbes", nr Singleton, then lived at "The Brook", Southampton Creek

m.1.  ca 1825, Swordle, Catherine Stewart 

2.1  Duncan Cameron  bapt. 5 Dec 1825 Acharacle, did not migrate with family.

2.2  Hugh (Ewen) Cameron  bapt. 18 Mar 1827 Acharacle, d. 16 Sep 1889 Southampton, NSW. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838 Unmarried. Grazier, of "Southhampton", Grafton

2.3  Dugald Cameron  bapt. 4 Jul 1829 Acharacle, d. 11 Aug 1905 Copmanhurst. Arrived on "Brilliant", Jan 1838. Unmarried

m.2.  30 Jun 1835, Isabella McLachlan  b. ca 1805, d. 5 Feb 1863. Dau. of Allan McLachlan (late of Glendrain 1835) and Anne Henderson

2.4  Margaret (Peggy, Maggie) Cameron  bapt. 12 Aug 1836 Acharacle, d. 24 Jul 1927 Bondi, NSW. Arrived aged 2 on "Brilliant", Jan 1838. Schoolteacher at Brushgrove, NSW

m.  4 Dec 1873, Donald Gillies  b. 16 May 1835 Duirinish, Skye, d. 19 Apr 1915 Waverley, NSW. Farmer. Son of Angus Gillies and Marion McAskill, from Skye on "Ontario" 1852

3.1  Marion Margaret Gillies  b. 23 Jun 1876 Tyndale, NSW, d. 3 Jan 1949 Bondi, NSW.

3.2  Donald Duncan Gillies  b. 20 Mar 1878 Grafton, NSW, d. 23 Nov 1953 Strathfield, NSW. Bank manager

2.5  Ann Cameron  b. 21 Mar 1839 Woodville, bapt. 21 Apr 1839 Paterson.

2.6  Mary Cameron 

m.  22 Apr 1869, Southampton, nr Grafton, NSW, Alexander McMillan 

2.7  Catherine Cameron  b. ca. 1848, d. 2 Mar 1918.

m.  26 Aug 1869, Southampton, nr Grafton, NSW, John McPherson  b. ca. 1843, d. 13 Jan 1903. son of John and Isabella McPherson, and brother of Hugh McPherson of Clarenza, who m. Christina Cameron above.

3.1  Ada McPherson  b. ca 1871.

3.2  Isabella McPherson  b. ca 1874. Unmarried

3.3  Catherine McPherson  b. ca 1876. Unmarried

3.4  Duncan McPherson  b. ca 1879, d. 12 May 1948.

3.5  John Alexander McPherson  b. ca 1881, d. 21 Apr 1911.

3.6  John Ewan McPherson  b. ca 1889. lived at Clovelly

1.5  Mary Cameron  bapt. 7 Jul 1805 Ardnamurchan. Dau. of Ewen Cameron of Swordlechaol and Peggy MacLachlan