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Catherine Selena Kelly Cameron
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1820
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1859
Augusta
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA

Catherine Scelena Kelly was born in Ohio in 1820 to John and Catherine Kelly. The Kelly family moved to Muscatine, Iowa, 50 miles north of Burlington by the early 1840s.

After the Worst Flood on Record along the Mississippi River in 1844, Wm Cameron and John S David traveled north to Muscatine to assist the town in the clean up. While working there, Wm met and married Catherine on October 9, 1844.

Catherine died from complication from child birth of her second daughter Catherine Scelena Cameron b April 8, 1859.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Catherine Kelly (1793 - 1854)
 
 Spouse:
  William Carruthers Cameron (1820 - 1862)
 
 Children:
  James Sevier Cameron (1846 - 1911)*
  William Carruthers Cameron (1848 - 1898)*
  Virgina Katherine Cameron Daharsh (1849 - 1942)*
  John Beverly Cameron (1850 - 1907)*
  Arthur Worthington Cameron (1852 - 1935)*
  David Remick Cameron (1855 - 1912)*
  Charles Clay Dean Cameron (1857 - 1886)*
  Catherine Scelena Cameron (1859 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

"Think of her, speak of her, not as departed.
Short is the distance that parts us today.
Round us, about us, the brave and true hearted.
Finger the deeds that have brightened her way."

 
Note: Wife of W C 38 yrs 5mos 20 days
 
Burial:
Augusta Cemetery
Augusta
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Chuck Cameron
Originally Created by: ADD
Record added: Mar 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35251373
Catherine Selena <i>Kelly</i> Cameron
Added by: Chuck Cameron
 
Catherine Selena <i>Kelly</i> Cameron
Added by: Chuck Cameron
 
Catherine Selena <i>Kelly</i> Cameron
Added by: Chuck Cameron
 
 
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