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Alexander Cameron[1,2]

Sex  Male 
Ancestor of Line  [Inveruiskavoul] CAMERONS of INVERUISKAVOULINE 
Person ID  I103198  Cameron Genealogies 
Last Modified  07 Dec 2008 
 
Family 1  Y  [3,4
Children 
 1. Ewen Cameron
>2. John Cameron, b. ca 1748
Last Modified  02 Dec 2008 
Group Sheet  F31859  Cameron Genealogies 
 
Notes  7th of Inveruiskavouline.
He actively fought on the Government side during the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745. For the next thirty years,he was paid 70 annually by Campbell of Breadalbane,to apprehend thiefs,and prevent theft,throughout the Western Highlands. Nicknamed "The Thief Taker",he was also engaged in espionage against prominent Jacobites in the years following the Rebellion.
 
Sources  1. [S1897]   Chris Doak
2. [S2105]   INVERUISKAVOULINE, Dr Robert S Cameron
3. [S1897]   Chris Doak
4. [S2105]   INVERUISKAVOULINE, Dr Robert S Cameron
 


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