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
1796–1888
Clementina Robertson
1806–1850
Alexander Cameron
1836–1865
Donald R Cameron
1841–1919
Ewen Cameron
1843–
Ronald Duncan Cameron
1844–1923
Farquhar Cameron
1845–1946
Margaret Cameron
1845–1915
James Farquhar Cameron
1848–1923

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)

1807

oldest grave seen in the memorials list

1815

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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