Clementina Robertson

Brief Life History of Clementina

When Clementina Robertson was born on 16 May 1806, in Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Alexander Robertson, was 39 and her mother, Margaret Rae, was 40. She had at least 6 sons and 1 daughter with Duncan Cameron of Cumberland. She died on 18 November 1850, in Prescott, Augusta, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 44, and was buried in Cassburn Cemetery, Cassburn, Champlain, Prescott and Russell, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Duncan Cameron of Cumberland
Clementina Robertson
Alexander Cameron
Donald R Cameron
Ewen Cameron
Ronald Duncan Cameron
Farquhar Cameron
Margaret Cameron
James Farquhar Cameron

Sources (6)

  • Robertson Cameron, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Clementina Robertson in entry for Margaret Fraser, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Christina Robertson in entry for Ronald D Cameron and Margaret Ann Cameron, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

World Events (8)


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The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1820 · """The """"Radical War""""."""

The Scottish Insurrection was a week of strikes and unrest with demands for reform in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The economic downturn after the Napoleonic war ended, brought increasing unrest with the Artisan workers in Scotland, seeking action to reform the government. But the insurrection was largely forgotten about, as attention was focused on the better publicized Radical events in England.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from the Middle English, Norman French, and Older Scots personal name Robert + -son. This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce (1274–1329).

Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Robertsson: patronymic from the personal name Robert .

Americanized form of Norwegian and Danish Robertsen, a cognate of 1 above.

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

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