James Merville Cameron

31 May 1899–7 July 1968 (Age 69)
Lavant, Lanark Highlands, Lanark, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of James Merville

When James Merville Cameron was born on 31 May 1899, in Lavant, Lanark Highlands, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Gardiner Cameron, was 33 and his mother, Agnes Jane Larocque, was 22. He lived in Lanark, Lanark, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 7 July 1968, in Vernon, North Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 69, and was buried in Vernon, North Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Gardiner Cameron
Agnes Jane Larocque
Thomas Cameron
Robert Maxwell Cameron
James Merville Cameron
Annie Marie Cameron
Agnes Mae Cameron
Olive Cameron
Joseph Leary Cameron
John Benjamin Cameron
Nellie Cameron
Lawrence Vincent Cameron
Clara M Cameron

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World Events (5)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario
Age 7
Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
Age 35
Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election
Age 44
George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

Scottish:in the Highlands, it is usually a nickname from Gaelic cam ‘crooked, bent’ + sròn ‘nose’.in the Lowlands it is also a habitational name from any of various places called Cameron, especially in Fife.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (7)

  • James Merville Cameron, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • James Cameron in household of Agnes Cameron, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • James Melville Cameron, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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