My Ancestors

Below shows my paternal and maternal lines going back four generations from my grandparents. Click on the photos to access their profiles.

Similarly, you may access my Cemetery list which will have my ancestors grouped by family group which can be found here –┬áCemeteries

Paternal Line

My Paternal Line is Cameron, Donald Cameron came to New Zealand when he was about 15 or 16 in 1840 with his parents and siblings aboard the barge “The Blenheim”, landing in Wellington.  The Cameron families since then have lived and settled throughout the North Island including Taranaki, Whanganui, and  Hawkes Bay.

Rodney Alexander Cameron

Grandfather Born: 4th February 1935 Died: 15th February 2014

Ronald Stewart Cameron

Great-Grandfather Born: 16th June 1907 Died: 26th March 1991

Walter Cameron

Great-Great-Grandfather Born: 30th November 1862 Died: 16th March 1946

Donald Cameron

Great-Great-Great-Grandfather Born: 1824 Died:27th June 1866

And their Wives

Beatrix Alison Binns

Grandmother Born: 16th November 1936

Kathleen Janet Thomson

Great-Grandmother Born: 29th June 1908 Died: 11th October 1997

Madeline Stewart Baldwin

Great-Great-Grandmother Born: 20th November 1883 Died: 23rd July 1969

Isabella Glasgow

Great-Great-Great-Grandmother Born: 1834 Died: 4th July 1920

Maternal Line

Most of my Maternal line was brought up or spent a lot of time living in Anakoha Bay in the Marlborough Sounds, however Te Ua and Hohaia were married in Otaki before moving to the Nelson Marlborough region where they lived out their lives.

Harata Noeleen Cootes

Grandmother Born: 25th December 1935 Died: 15th February 2002

Riria Lydia Walker

Great-Grandmother Born: 9th January 1914 Died: 26th June 1999

Harata Kotua

Great-Great-Grandmother Born: 15th June 1889 Died: 7th October 1956

Te Ua Torikiriki Thoms

Great-Great-Great-Grandmother Born: 1862 Died:215th December 1952

And their Husbands

John Reay Alexandre'

Born: 25th October 1933 Died: 22nd October 1983

Hapi Cootes

Great-Grandfather Born: 1913 Died: 13th March 1961

Wiremu Kiharoa Walker

Great-Great-Grandfather Born: 27th September 1887 Died: 26rd August 1961

Hohaia Te Wera Kotua

Great-Great-Great-Grandfather Born: 1853 Died: 11th May 1937

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