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William Cameron Hamilton

William Cameron Hamilton

Male 1847 - 1933  (85 years)

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  • Name William Cameron Hamilton 
    Born 27 Nov 1847  c 11-1-1848 Bressay, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Aug 1933  Esquimalt, British Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11213  My Relatives
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father Zachary Macaulay Hamilton,   b. 12 Jan 1805, Garth, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1876, Bressay, Zetland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Mouat Cameron,   b. 12 Jan 1813, Aulton, Aberdeen Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1898, Zetland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 14 Apr 1845  Bressay, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4110  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Ella Edmondson,   b. 1845, Unst, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 7 Sep 1871  Bressay, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hellen Sloan,   b. 1863, Whiteness, Unst Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Eliza Cameron McBriar Hamilton,   b. 13 Jul 1874, Unst, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
     3. Hellen Isabella Hamilton,   b. 1877, Unst, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     4. William Cameron Hamilton,   b. 4 Nov 1879, Unst, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1915  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
     5. Zachary Macauley Hamilton,   b. 18 Jul 1872, Unst, Shetland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1950, Regina, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     6. Gareth Frederick Saxby Hamilton,   b. 1888,   d. 1979  (Age 91 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F4329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1881 census at Hallygarth
      Unst, Zetland, Scotland
      a Factor and Farmer of 3,000 acres had a troubled career in Shetland where he farmed rather unsuccessfully. He finally emigrated to Canada

      Esquimalt in 1888.