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John Angus Cameron
Birth: Sep. 1, 1820
Charlottenburgh
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Ontario, Canada
Death: Nov. 7, 1888
Barkerville
Cariboo Regional District
British Columbia, Canada

Western Frontier Figure. Born John Angus Cameron in Ontario, Canada, he was a pioneer prospector noted for his participation in the Cariboo Gold Rush. In 1862, he struck a rich gold deposit, staked a claim in the area on Willams Creek. It became a successful township area known as Camerontown. The strike remained in prominence and wealth until Barkerville, along with areas also became rich finds in the mid 1860s. 
 
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  Margaret Sophia Groves Cameron (1832 - 1862)*
 
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Burial:
Barkerville Historic Cemetery
Barkerville
Cariboo Regional District
British Columbia, Canada
 
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Record added: Dec 09, 2000
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