Christine's Parkhill and Cameron ancestors and relations - Christy Cameron

Christy Cameron1,2,3,4

#141, (16 April 1789 - after 1859)

FatherArchibald Cameron5 b. bef. 1765, d. bef. 1855
MotherMargaret McLean5 b. bef. 1765, d. bef. 1855
Christy Cameron|b. 1789\nd. aft. 1859|p141.htm|Archibald Cameron|b. bef. 1765\nd. bef. 1855|p92.htm|Margaret McLean|b. bef. 1765\nd. bef. 1855|p93.htm|||||||||||||

Charts Chris' ancestors
Descendants of Archibald Cameron & Margaret McLean
Descendants of John McKinnon & Christy/Catherine Campbell
Relationship 3rd great-grandmother of Chris Parkhill.

Birth*16 Apr 1789 at Cornaigmhor, Tyree, ARL, SCT2,5 
Marriage*9 Aug 1809 on Tyree, ARL, SCT, date assumes correct identification, and that Catherine is really Christy, Groom=John McKinnon6,3 
Death*aft. 1859 ?Balevulin, Par. of Tyree, ARL, SCT, unnamed on John's dth cert, but he is shown as married, not widowed, yet another descendant shows her as dying 1855, which I cannot currently verify7 
Name Variation Catherine Cameron, although I now believe that this should be Christian6 
Census1841*1841 at Balivulin, Par. of Tiree, ARL, SCT, McKINNON: John 60, Christy 55, Donald 20, Also CAMERON: Archd 25 crofter; Flora 15, Christy 8; McLEAN, Janet 7; All b Argyll, AssmdCouple=John McKinnon, WitCensNameAssmdChld=Donald McKinnon, Witness=Christian Cameron, Witness=Archibald Cameron, Witness=Flora Cameron8,9 
Census*1851 at Bailevulin, Par. of Tyree & Coll, ARL, SCT, McKINNON: John 69 crofter 14 ac, wife Christian 63; Son: Donald 31 "ag lab son"; All b Tyree; Grdchildren (CAMERON): Christian, 16, Mary 15, Duncan 8, all b Barra, INV; (McLEAN): Duncan 10 scholar b Tyree;, Principal=John McKinnon, Son=Donald McKinnon, Grdchild=Christian Cameron, Grdchild=Mary Cameron, Grdchild=Duncan Cameron2 
Married Name1851 Christian McKinnon6,3,2 


John McKinnon b. c. 1782, d. 1 Aug 1859
Marriage*9 Aug 1809 Tyree, ARL, date assumes correct identification, and that Catherine is really Christy, Groom=John McKinnon6,3 

Last Edited 6 Jan 2008


  1. I'm beginning to belive that dtr Rachel's dth cert which said her mother was Catherine was wrong. There's just too much evidence to the contrary, and that it is Christy/Christian instead!
  2. 1851 Census, ENG, SCT, WLS, Via, Bailevulin, Civil Par. Tyree & Coll, ARL, Par. 551, ED 5A, Pg 31 Sched 41, hsehold of John & Christian McKINNON, extracted 4 Jan 2008.
  3. Online search: assorted surnames (, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Marr. 9 Aug 1809 John McKINNON & Christy (sic) CAMERON, Batch 7027504 Sheet 14, source call 0538630, patron submission, extracted 5 Jan 2008.
  4. "Lorna's Family History Musings", 5 Jan 2008.
  5. "CAMERON, Alan I," e-mail to Lorna Henderson, Extracted from Tribal pages tree, 6 Jan 2008.
  6. Scotland's People: BDM/Census records, online, Dth 1872 Rachel McLEAN nee McKINNON, copy d/loaded 19 Mar 2006.
  7. Scotland's People: BDM/Census records, online, Dth 1859 John MacKINNON, aged 79, reg. Tyree Dist 551/1 Pg 7 #21, copy d/loaded 19 Mar 2006.
  8. Www SCT misc., online various, 1841 Census Tyree, ARL, from…, assumed to be 1841 census transcription for Tyree & Coll, searched 20 Mar 2006.
  9. Census, SCT 1841 Tiree, Argyll, Parish 551 ED 4 Pg 6, extracted Nov 2006.
Please forgive me if the place names haven't been correctly transcribed. Corrections welcome!