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John Cameron, of Fassifern[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14]

Male 1699 - 1785  (~ 85 years)


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  • Name John Cameron 
    Suffix of Fassifern 
    Born ca 1699 
    Gender Male 
    Ancestor of Line [Fassie] CAMERONS of FASSIFERN 
    Died 1785 
    Notes 
    • 2nd son of John Cameron of Lochiel, 18th Chief of Clan Cameron.
      About 1721 he went to West Indies and sold (to Ewen Drummond, his cousin) the estate given him by his father, as the start of his business career (Stewart p. 307).
      Imprisoned in Edinburgh, and then banished to Alnwick in 1755 for 10 years, returning ca 1768
    Person ID I36000  Cameron Genealogies
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2006 

    Father John Cameron, 18th Chief of Clan Cameron,   b. ca 1663,   d. 1747, Nieuport, Flanders, now Nieuwpoort, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Isabel Campbell 
    Married ca 1696 
    Family ID F11084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jean Campbell,   d. ca Apr 1783 
    Married 23 Aug 1734  Kenmore, Perthshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Notes 
    • marriage contracts 23 Sep 1734, 30 Jan 1736
    Children 
    +1. Catherine Cameron,   b. 1735, Auchmore, Perthshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Cameron
    +3. Sir Ewen Cameron, of Fassifern,   b. 20 Mar 1740,   d. 1828  (Age 87 years)
    +4. Donald Cameron,   b. ca 1742-4,   d. 1817
     5. Archibald Cameron,   d. Before 1830
     6. Capt. Charles Cameron,   d. 1779, Savannah, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Isabella Cameron
    +8. Mary Cameron,   b. ca 1745 (estimate),   d. 4 Jul 1833, Oban, Argyll Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Margaret Cameron
     10. Allan Cameron,   b. ca 1752
    +11. Lucy Cameron,   b. ca 1759,   d. Wednesday, 21 Jan 1801, at 3pm, Tierendrish Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
    +12. Johanna Cameron
     13. Sarah Cameron,   b. ca 1745,   d. Lochiel Township, Glengarry, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F11187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S665] FASSIE, Dr Robert S. Cameron.

    2. [S666] The Camerons, by John Stewart, p. 215-20.

    3. [S667] Bygone Lochaber, by Somerled MacMillan, p. 138-43.

    4. [S668] History of the Camerons, by Alexander Mackenzie.

    5. [S669] Peter Mansell.

    6. [S670] Dr Peter Reynolds.

    7. [S671] Miss Jean Bennett.

    8. [S672] Trish Willis.

    9. [S673] Ruth Falkener.

    10. [S674] Army records.

    11. [S675] Peter Pininski.

    12. [S676] Fassifern papers and further research by Robert S Cameron.

    13. [S677] Linda Bennion.

    14. [S678] Glimpses of the Past.

    15. [S1954] The Red Book of Perthshire, Gordon MacGregor.


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