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Families featured
John Callinan, John Calvert, David Cameron, James Cameron, James Cameron,
John Cameron, Robert Cameron, Charles Camfield, William John Camin,


John Callinan

John Callinan wed 1858 #452 to Margaret Quinlan and lived at Bairnsdale when the 7th child was born
7 children 1. Mary Ann Callinan 1858 #14557
2. John Patrick Callinan 1859 #16615
3. William Dennis Callinan 1861 #10795
4. Thomas Callinan 1863 #15305
5. Denis Callinan 1872 #13498
6. Francis Edward Callinan 1874 #13449
7. Margaret Quinlan Callinan 1877 #219
1. Mary Ann Callinan 1858 #14557 wed 1880 #4052 to James Mahla 1848 - 1885 #10861 aged 37, son of Mary Anderson and Louis Mahla of Norway
3 children 1. Louis John Mahla 1881 #13720
2. Isabella Margaret Mahla 1882 #20509
3. Mary Edith Mahla 1884 #22000
2. John Patrick Callinan 1859 #16615 wed 1884 #548A to Mary Jane Bishop born at Bairnsdale and lived at Swan Reach
4 children 1. John Enos Callinan 1885 #14913
2. Mary Winifred Callinan 1887 #25565
3. James Patk Callinan 1889 #8040
4. Isabella Margt Callinan 1894 #16046
4. Thomas Callinan 1863 #15305 wed 1891 #4968 to Jane Ann Godber and lived at Yarrawonga
2 children 1. Wm Lewis Callinan 1892 #18795
2. Elizth Sophia Callinan 1896 #24639
5. Denis Callinan 1872 #13498 wed 1899 #7037 to Margt Fraser and lived at Penzhurst
1 child 1. Thos Wm Callinan 1900 #28882
6. Francis Edward Callinan 1874 #13449 wed 1899 #5078 to Frank Elizth Cricic

John Calvert

John Calvert aged 28 came Oct 1856 on the Mermaid
John Calvert aged 22 came Apr 1857 on the Anne Royden
John Calvert aged 21 and Wm Calvert aged 28 came Nov 1853 on the Ann Dashwood
John Calvert 1830 - 1893 #4594 aged 63 son of Elizabeth and William Calvert, wed 1859 #1641 to Ellen Thomas 1840 - 1900 #11503 aged 60 dau of Elizabeth and George Thomas, and lived at Ballarat
2 Children 1. John William Calvert 1860 #7657
2. Joseph Calvert 1861 #13522
1. John William Calvert 1860 #7657 wed 1901 #1443 to Emma Murray
2. Joseph Calvert wed 1888 #39 to Ellen Elizabeth Murray and lived at Ballarat
4 Children 1. Jos Leslie Calvert 1890 #9617
2. Elizth Calvert 1892 #9992
3. Jno Calvert 1894 #8748
4. Robt Jas Calvert 1898 #15783

David Cameron

David Cameron wed 1856 #916 to Mary Clarke and lived at Moorabbin, then Cheltenham
8 children 1. William Cameron 1856 #10494 lived 1 year
2. Robert George Cameron 1858 #1937
3. Annie Louisa Cameron 1859 #2122
4. Frederick Clark Cameron 1861 #10985
5. Ross Wallace Cameron 1862 #19739
6. Edwin Cameron 1864 #1371 lived 10 months
7. Isabella Cameron 1865 #14157
8. Emily Cameron 1867 #1274
9. Alice Maud Cameron 1868 #1546
10. Kate Elizabeth Cameron 1869 #20810
11. Ada Cameron 1870 #21582
12. David Cameron 1872 #1337
2. Robert George Cameron 1858 #1937 wed 1885 #7172 to Jane Miriam Bulling 1862 #4494 born at Windsor
1st child 1. Robert Wallace Cameron 1887 #13956
4. Frederick Clark Cameron 1861 #10985 wed 1885 #5000 to Mary Jane Mitchell 1866 #4388
1st child 1. George Horton Cameron 1888 #15687
5. Ross Wallace Cameron 1862 #19739 wed 1885 #4994 to Janet McLeod 1867 #16240 born at Maryborough
1st child 1. Ernest Clarke Cameron< 1886 #21095
12. David Cameron 1872 #1337 - 1941 #20002 aged 68 born at Cheltenham, wed 1901 to Louisa Addison 1872 - 1958 #6535 aged 86, lived at Prahan
2 children 1. Keith Addison Cameron 1902 #28755
2. Enid Isabel Cameron 1908 #6142

James Cameron

James Cameron born at Cousland near Dalkeith, Scotland, wed 04 Jun 1832 at Saint Cuthberts, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland to Jane Park born about 1810 - 17 Apr 1897 aged 82 years, daughter of Jonathan Park and Jane Gunn.
James Cameron c1800 - 11 Nov 1871 and 4 children came to Adelaide about 1845 with Jane Park, then moved around 1855 to Tarnagulla where they operated a Tailor's Shop. James died of head injuries received in a buggy accident between Sandhurst (now Bendigo) and Tarnagulla on 9 Aug 1883. Jane moved to Eaglehawk to live with her daughter Jemima until she died on 17 Apr 1897.
4 children 1. Jane Cameron 1834 - 20 June 1912 aged 78, a native of Edinburgh, Scotland, who married 19 Jan 1853 in Victoria to Phillip Gulley c1830 - 26 Mar 1883, a native of Swansea, Wales
2. Jemima Cameron 1842 - 1919 wed James Cook
3. Robeina Cameron 1844 wed 1870 to Richard Bassett
4. James Cameron 1845-6
2. Jemima Cameron wed 1859 #4540 to James Cook, and lived at Tarnagulla
9 children 1. Jane Cook 1861 #4368
2. Robert Cook 1862 #16573
3. Henry Cook 1864 #4306
4. Eliza Cook 1865 #17605
5. Jessie Cook 1867 #24534
6. James Cook 1871 #12120
7. Robina Cook 1873 #6141
8. Louisa Annie Cook 1876 #5758
9. Walter Ross Cook 1881 #8858

James Cameron

James Cameron from London wed 1871 #1978 to Thirsa Miller lived at Richmond
7 Children 1. James Harry Phillip Cameron 1872 #3865
2. John Walter George Cameron 1873 #26330 - 1873 #10821 lived 1 day
3. Ada Emma Cameron 1875 #11790
4. William John Cameron 1877 #18944
5. Alexander Cameron 1880 #11965
6. Mary Georgina Cameron 1883 #20026 - 1885 #3580 lived 19 months
7. Hilda Louisa Cameron 1887 #24137
7. Hilda Louisa Cameron 1887 #24137 - 1970 #16756 aged 83 wed 1904 #7652R to Herbert Richard Furneaux 1884 #26862 - 1970 #10205 aged 85,

John Cameron

Ewen Cameron aged 30 Jul 1853 on the Genghis Khan with Marion Cameron aged 29, Johanna Cameron aged 10 and Jane Cameron aged 7

John Cameron c1800 born at Kilmonivaig, INV, Sct, wed c1827 to Catherine Kennedy and some of the children came to Victoria, all were born at Manacha, Kilmonivaig, INV, Sct John Cameron aged 44 came Jul 1853 on the Genghis Khan with Catherine Cameron aged 43, and family
Margt Cameron aged 24, Catherine Cameron aged 22, Hugh Cameron aged 20, Duncan Cameron aged 18, Mary Cameron aged 17, Sarah Cameron aged 16, Anne Cameron aged 10 and Allan Cameron aged 7
10 Children 1. Margaret Cameron 14 Aug 1828 - 1907 aged 75
2. Ewen Cameron 26 May 1830 Feychiarren, Kilmonivaig, INV, Sct stayed in Scotland
3. Catherine Cameron 12 Oct 1830 - 1903
4. Hugh \ Ewen Cameron 27 May 1832 - 18 Sep 1900 aged 68, Dunolly, Vic,
5. Duncan Kennedy Cameron 28 Mar 1834 - 1921
6. Mary Cameron 31 Aug 1835 - 1915
7. dau Mor Cameron 24 Nov 1837 died
8. Sarah Cameron 1838 - 1906 Sth Yarra, Vic,
9. Anne Cameron 22 Dec 1842 - 1927
10. Paul Cameron 19 Dec 1845 - Aug 1921
1. Margaret Cameron 14 Aug 1828 - 1907 aged 75, wed 1856 #1764 to James Hamilton Granger 1814 - 1901 #3083 aged 84, son of Janet Hamilton and Andrew Granger, both died at Mt Korong, Vic
6 Children 1. John Granger 1857 #11887 - 1932 #3754 aged 74
2. Jane Granger 1858 #19069
3. Susan Granger 1860 #21628
4. James Hamelton Granger 1863 #1943
5. Margaret Cameron Granger 1865 #21751
6. Andrew Granger 1868 #22984
1. John Cameron Granger 1857 #11887 - 1932 #3754 aged 741878 #2454 to Selina Chapple 1856 - 1923 #8186 aged 66, dau of unknown Cavener and Robt Chapple (Margaret Cavanagh wed 1852 to Charles Robert Chapple)
9 Children 1. Selina Helen Granger 1879 #10816
2. James Hamilton Granger 1881 #14110
3. Margaret Granger 1883 #4267
4. Mary Elizabeth Granger 1885 #4686
5. Emeline Jane Granger 1886 #22585 - 1894 #10127 lived 8 years
6. Mabel Granger 1888 #25311
7. Andrew Chas Granger 1892 #15082
8. John Cameron Granger 1890 #34033
9. Zilla Emeline Granger 1894 #30876
2. Jane Granger 1858 #19069 wed 1877 #2186 to Robert Turnbull from Scotland, and lived at Mt Korong
10 Children 1. Margt Turnbull 1880 #10461
2. Robert Turnbull 1884 #4354
3. James Turnbull 1886 #12380
4. John Turnbull 1888 #5154 - 1888 #3008 lived 6 days
5. Beatrice Turnbull 1889 #5881
6. Jno Alex Turnbull 1891 #5474
7. Ella Turnbull 1893 #24951
8. Wallace Cameron Turnbull 1895 #14546
9. Ada Jane Turnbull 1897 #5306
10. Campbell Turnbull 1898 #28077
3. Susan Wilson Granger 1860 #21628 wed 1884 #6528 to Thomas Hinton Barnett from England, and lived at Mt Korong
3 Children 1. John James Barnett 1885 #12190
2. Edward Charles Barnett 1886 #20520
3. Leonard Stewart Barnett 1888 #31752
3. Catherine/Kath Cameron 12 Oct 1830 - 1903 Dunolly, Vic, wed 1862 #2240 to John Shelly and lived at Dunolly
5 Children 1. John Shelly 1862 #20432
2. Eliza Shelly 1863 - 1869 #1131 lived 6 years
3. Elizabeth Shelly 1865 #2093 - 1869 #1133 lived 4 years
4. Annie Shelly 1867 #1842 - 1875 #13019 lived 9 years
5. Thomas Shelly 1870 #15369
5. Duncan Kennedy Cameron 28 Mar 1834 - 1921 St Arnaud, Vic, wed Sarah Buchanan
5 Children 1. Alexender Cameron 1857 #16293 - 1871 #7507 lived 14 years
2. Janet Cameron 1860 #2029
3. Sarah Cameron 1862 #17926
4. Jane Cameron 1864 #12067 - 1952 #12160 aged 88, as Flora, wed McDonald
5. Duncan Cameron 1865 - 1937 #17962 aged 73
6. Donald Cameron 1867 - 1948 #1350 aged 80
7. Norman Hugh Cameron 1876 - 1949 #19107 aged 72
8. Catherine Cameron 1878 - 1886 #4382 lived 9 years
6. Mary Grace Cameron 31 Aug 1835 - 1915 at Essendon, Vic, wed 1 Jun 1855 St James, Melbourne, to Thomas Benjamin Graco, 10 chn
9. Anne Cameron 22 Dec 1842 - 1927 Bealiba, Vic, wed 1873 #4702 to Andrew Olsen and lived at Dunolly, Bealiba
5 Children 1. Christina Olsen 1875 #8541 - 1875 #6507 lived 9 days
2. Oletta Catherine Olsen 1876 #20967 - 1955 #21232 aged 78, wed Wharton
3. Christina Susannah Olsen 1878 #510
4. Andrew Olsen 1880 #484 - 1963 #5123 aged 85
5. John Cameron Olsen 1881 #21261 - 1952 #23591 aged 71
6. Hans Carl Olsen 1884 #22344 - 1955 #23230 aged 71
10. Paul Cameron 19 Dec 1845 - Aug 1921 Bealiba, Vic, wed 1879 #3508 to Betsy Ann Male 1859 - 1945 #16262 aged 86, dau of Anna Priddle and Wm Male
2 Children 1. Francis Paul Cameron 1880 #8159
2. John Cameron 1887 #27836

Robert Cameron

Robert Cameron wed 08 Aug 1847 to Christina Dewar at Kinross, Kinross, Scotland
Robert Cameron came c1850 with Christina Dewar c1829 - 1870 #5869 aged 41, dau of Christina McRobby and Daniel Deware of Scotland, and lived at Forest Ck, then at Whroo
5 Children 1. Daniel Dewar Cameron 1851 - 1887 #4703 aged 36
2. James Cameron 1855 #11485
3. John Cameron 1863 #4402
4. Charles Cameron 1865 #12277 - 1910 #11800 aged 45
5. Christina Cameron 1868 #27055
1. Daniel Dewar Cameron 1851 - 1887 #4703 aged 36 from Perth, Scotland, wed 1875 #3495 to Henrietta Maria Britten 1857 at Sandhurst, lived at Whroo
6 children  1. Alice Henrietta Cameron 1876 #26630
2. Annie Brewster Cameron
3. William Alexander Cameron 1880 #25956
4. Albert Henry Cameron 1883 #6168
5. Christina Adeline Cameron 1885 #6860
6. Daniel Charles Cameron 1886 lived 17 months
3. John William Cameron 1863 #4402 wed 1884 #6756 to Emily Deslandes 1865 #1798 born at Whroo
6 children 1. Charles William Cameron 1886 #7095
2. Olivia Christina Cameron 1888 #7566
3. Lucy Melvina Cameron 1890 #18464
4. Arth Jno Cameron 1892 #18479
5. Geo Deslandes Cameron 1894 #33974
6. Jno Alex Cameron 1897 #23681
4. Charles Cameron 1865 #1277 wed 1885 #3420 to Ada Alice Deslandes 1868 #8306 born at Whroo
3 children 1. Emily Olivia Cameron 1886 #30550
2. Jas Stratton Cameron 1891 #18228
3. Dorothy Christina Cameron 1899 #6839

Charles Camfield

Marriages Jun 1845 - Charles Camfield and Anna Peirce at Cranbrook vol 5 page 147. The district Cranbrook spans the boundaries of the counties of Kent and Sussex -
IGI submitted data - 10 May 1845 at Goudhurst, Kent, England
Charles Camfield Senior (no details traced) came to Victoria before 1855 with Anna Pearce, their only birth registered in Victoria is son Charles.

Charles Camfield 1855 #2477 - 12 Sept 1942, born at Sandhurst wed 1883 #346 to Mary Jane Sexton /Laxton 1864 #5912 - 10 July 1923 #12873
Charles Camfield died at Dunolly aged 86 and the index correctly names his parents.
4 children 1. Anna Camfield 1884 #6020 wed 17 May 1904 to Dominic Bravo
2. Mary Jane Camfield 1885 #21927 - 13 Oct 1938 wed c1906 to Herbert Wicker
3. William Lewis Camfield 1887 #7216 - 1986 wed Clarice Pearl Chamberlain 1894 - ?
4. Charles Camfield 1890 died aged 4 months.

3. William Lewis Camfield 1887 - 1986 wed 1917 to Clarice Pearl Chamberlain 1894 - ?, and their son Robert Barrie Camfield died at Dunolly 1933 #14096. Surviving siblings are Leonard, Albert, Dorothy
Charles Campfield wed 1867 #2375 to Sarah Hayes and lived at Boroondara then at Richmond
7 children 1. Charlotte Campfield 1868 #16660
2. Rebecca Campfield 1870 #16585
3. William Henry Campfield 1873 #9805
4. Sarah Campfield 1875 #23379
5. Richard Campfield 1877 #20152
6. George Campfield 1882 #4920
7. John Camfield 1885 #5521
1. Charlotte Campfield 1868 #16660 wed 1888 #5973 to George Charlton

William John Camin

From on Sat, 22 Jul 2006
Hello my name is Cathy Oliver and I live in Broken Hill, NSW. The Camin family that you mention in your site are related to my family the conection is as follows. Ellen Jane Camin (nee Gilby) is my great great grandfathers sister. Richard Gilby, Ellen's brother married Mary McGivern in Hay, NSW they moved to Balranald then they moved to White Cliffs, NSW where Richard Gilby worked on properties around White Cliffs and Wilcannia. He passed away in Wilcannia at the age of 87 years. HIs son Hubert Gilby who owned Mulga Valley Station via White Cliffs is my great grandfather and their daughter Annie Smith (nee Gilby) was my grandmother and her daughter Vida Carter (nee Smith) is my mother. If you would like any information on my side of the Gilby family I would be more than happy to share the information with you. Are you related to the CAmin family through Walter CAmin. thank you for your time looking forward to hearing from you regards Cathy Oliver

William John Camin, son of Charles, born 1854 in Germany and died 22 March 1924 buried at Merbein, Vic, wed 14 June 1881 at Catholic Church, Hay NSW to Ellen Jane Gilby and lived around Balranald.
8 children 1. William Camin 15 Mar 1882 - 27 Nov 1938, did not marry.
2. Charles Henry Camin 10 Jan 1884 - 10 Mar 1956 wed 1908 to Eva E Hobson
3. Walter Camin 27 Oct 1886 - 25 Apr 1964
4. Ellen Jane Camin 23 Mar 1888 - 9 Oct 1888, infant death
5. Mary Jane Camin 11 July 1889 - 3 Oct 1970 wed 1910 to Edward J Longmore
6. Clarence Camin 8 July 1891 - 2 May 1953 wed 18 Oct 1915 to Eva M Copley
7. Frederick Richard Camin 27 Aug 1893 - 23 July 1977 wed 9 July 1917 to Annie Leiz
8. Ellen Camin 11 Dec 1899 - 23 Sept 1940 wed 1919 to Henry Oliver Andison
3. Walter Camin wed 31 Dec 1918 to Alice M Ashley 1889 dau of Eliza Ann and William Ashley and their children were born at Balranald
3 children 1. William Camin 1919 - 24 May 1958
2. Walter Charles Camin 3 Dec 1920 - 17 Jan 1976 wed 18 Mar 1946 to Ellen McGill
3. Norman John Camin 1922 - 12 Apr 1986 wed Florence Heaver.



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