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Elizabeth married (2) Arthur MCFARLAND son of James MCFARLAND after 1757 in Providence Township,Montgomery County,Pennsylvania. Arthur was born about 1720 in New Britain,Bucks County,Pennsylvania. He died on 20 Jul 1780 in Providence Township,Montgomery County,Pennsylvania. He was buried in Lower Providence Presbyterian Cemetery,Eagleville,Montgomery County,Pennsylvania.
In the second instance, we know from family tradition reported by John McFarland in 1833 that Andrew Todd d 1791 went to live with his son William in Bedford County after Andrew’s wife died in 1773.
This movement is attested to in the 1833 manuscript of John McFarland, son of Arthur McFarland and Elizabeth Todd, and grandson of Robert Todd 1697-1775 who stated:
Margaret, wife of Stephen Porter, was the oldest daughter of Arthur and lizabeth Parker, nee Todd McFarland, of Norriton township, Montgomery Co.
Stephen Porter was the youngest of the nine sons of Robert and Lilleous Christy Porter, of Worcester township, Montgomery Co. Their child: Elizabeth Porter, wife of Robert Stinson was the second son of Elijah and Mary Henderson Stinson, of Warwick Township, Bucks Co.
source: Sketch of Mary Henderson stinson pg. 673-4/5 BEAN'S HISTORY OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA CHAPTER XXXVIII. - PART II
30. Arthur MCFARLAND died 20 JUL 1780. He was buried in Providence Presbyterian Church Graveyard, Montgomery Co., PA. He was the son of 60. James MCFARLAND. married: 31. Elizabeth TODD was born 1730 in Co. Armagh, Ireland, and died 21 MAY 1790 in Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania. She was buried in Providence Presbyterian Churchyard, Montgomery Co., PA. She was the daughter of 62. Robert TODD and 63. Isabella HAMILTON.
Children of Elizabeth TODD and Arthur MCFARLAND are: i. Margaret MCFARLAND. She married Stephen PORTER.
15. ii. Mary MCFARLAND was born 15 JUL 1764, and died 8 NOV 1802. She married David TODD 6 MAR 1792 in Abington Presbyterian Church, Abington, Montgomery Co., Penn, son of Robert TODD and Eleanor MCFARLAND. He was born 23 MAR 1765, and died 7 DEC 1814.
iii. John MCFARLAND. iv. James MCFARLAND. v. Elizabeth MCFARLAND. She married Andrew PORTER.
Arthur McFarland's Timeline
New Britain, Bucks County, Province of Pennsylvania
December 1, 1767
July 20, 1780
Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States
Eagleville, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States