OBJECTIVE: To cover the McFarland family of PENNSYLVANIA AND VIRGINIA (and early migrants to Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia, and North Carolina) PRIOR TO ABOUT 1800.
MCFARLAND DATA BASE is now available directly to view, download, print, etc from the relatively new and best data base on line: the WORLD CONNECT PROJECT, sponsored by ROOTSWEB. Over 2500 of the McFarland family are listed here, including over 1500 with the surname McFarland.
ROBERT MCFARLAND (1675-1740), from Ireland to Philadelphia, PA. Includes Robert McFarland (1705-1797) of Cumberland (now Franklin) County, PA and Rockbridge County, VA (and descendants in Kentucky and Ohio), Joseph (1711-1760) of Bucks Co, PA (and descendants in Franklin Co, PA), William McFarland (1731-1760) (and descendants of Harrison Co, KY and Greene Co, OH).... UPDATED 3/31/2003
There are several documents relating to Robert Mcfarland (1705-1797):
Land Patent 1769 granted to Robert from the Pennsylvania PENN Family.
DEED 1777 Cumberland County , Pennsylvania from Robert McFarland Sr. and wife Esther to [nephew] Robert McFarland Jr.
DEED 1778 ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Virginia to Robert and Esther McFarland.
WILL (1792-1798) OF ROBERT MCFARLAND of Rockbridge County, Virginia.
BOOK "GENEALOGY OF THE JOSEPH AND WILLIAM MCFARLAND BRANCHES OF THE MCFARLAND FAMILY 1675 TO 1910" 1910, 17 pages by Thomas S. McFarland, Cable, Ohio. NOTE: Joseph McFarland (1761-1839) and William McFarland (1755-1825) of Rockbridge County, Virginia, Harrison County, Kentucky, and Greene County, Ohio.
"MCFARLAND - DUNLAP FAMILY BIBLE RECORDS 1837-1928, and 'OTHER FAMILY GENEALOGICAL DATA 1675-1923". Pertinent information from Letters of Joseph Dunlap in 1918 and 1919. (PARTIAL TRANSCRIPT).
LETTER WRITTEN 1896 from James C. McFarland to James McLean Armstrong concerning his grandfathers family: JAMES MCFARLAND (1745-1825) and wife Mary CAMPBELL OF FRANKLIN COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA NEW 3/2003
ROBERT MCFARLAND (1675-1752), from Ireland 1719 to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Includes John McFarland (1708-1784) of Bedford County, VA (and their descendants in Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee), and other descendants of Lancaster County, PA.. UPDATED 6/20/00
JAMES MCFARLANE (1695-1770) of Pennsboro Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, and his descendants.
DUNCAN MCFARLAND (1700-1782) of Augusta and Bath Counties, Virginia, and his descendants of Virginia and Tennessee. UPDATED 3/31/2003
JOHN MCFARLAND (1675- ) of Lancaster/Dauphin County, PA. Includes Walter McFarland (1705-1790) of Dauphin County, James McFarland (1700- 1758) of Bucks County, PA (and his descendants in Chester and Montgomery County, PA). Includes families in Lancaster Co, PA and also Fairfield Co,OH.
DANIEL MCFARLAND (1650- ) of Massachusetts and grandson Daniel McFarland (1731-1817) of Washington County, PA and his descendants of New Jersey, PA, and OH.
ALEXANDER MCFARLANE from Scotland to King George County, VA (and descendants of Shenendoah and Stafford County, VA).... UPDATED 6/20/00
John McFarland (1778-186) and wife Mary Hayslett of Rockbridge County, Virginia and Gallia County, Ohio (and descendants of Kanawha county, WV and Meigs and Jackson Counties, OH). MY ANCESTOR.
MCFARLAND HISTORY: Includes information on the name McFarland, earliest of the McFarland Family, Immigration periods to America, and first names given to McFarland individuals
CENSUS (and Tax) RECORDS OF THE MCFARLAND FAMILY
CHANGES: Added census(& Tax) records for North Carolina (1770-1820), New York (1790), Ohio (1820), and several changes in all other census records.
1750 PENNSYLVANIA (RECONSTRUCTED -- UNITED STATES)
1770 NORTH CAROLINA PENNSYLVANIA
1780 NORTH CAROLINA PENNSYLVANIA VIRGINIA (RECONSTRUCTED -- UNITED STATES)
1790 NORTH CAROLINA NEW YORK PENNSYLVANIA VIRGINIA
1800 KENTUCKY NORTH CAROLINA OHIO PENNSYLVANIA TENNESSEE VIRGINIA
1810 KENTUCKY NORTH CAROLINA OHIO PENNSYLVANIA VIRGINIA
1820 KENTUCKY NORTH CAROLINA OHIO TENNESSEE VIRGINIA
OTHER EARLY CENSUS RECORDS MD,DEL,NJ (EAST COAST) SE US STATES
EARLY STATE RECORDS, arranged by county.
CHANGES: YEAR 2000
KENTUCKY: EAST WEST
OHIO: EAST WEST
PENNSYLVANIA: EAST CENTRAL WEST
TENNESSEE: EAST WEST
VIRGINIA: NORTH CENTRAL SOUTH
1. Some individuals listed include "QUESTIONABLE LINK" in their notes. This indicates that there is only relatively strong to only suggestive evidence linking this individual to others (e.g.-parents), but no conclusive evidence.