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Hon. David Maclay, Esq.

Birthplace: Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Death: February 09, 1839 (76)
Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Middle Spring Cemetery (Old), Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Maclay and Jane Maclay
Husband of Eleanor Maclay (Maclay) and Eleanor Maclay
Father of Jane Maclay; Betty Maclay; Hon. John Herron Maclay; Hon. David Maclay; Jane Eliza Pomeroy and 4 others
Brother of Charles Maclay; William Maclay and John Maclay, Jr

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About Hon. David Maclay, Esq.

Hon. David Maclay, Esquire.

David died in the 77th year of his age ?.

Name: David Maclay , Hon Birth: 20 NOV 1762 in Lurgan Twp., Cumberland Co, PA Death: 9 FEB 1839 in Franklin Co, PA

(Note: Franklin County was created in 1784, so Lurgan Twp. is now in Franklin County, Penn.)

Occupation: Member of the Pennsylvania Legislature

Father: John Maclay b: 1734 in Antrim, Ireland Mother: Jane Dickson b: 1734 in Ireland

Married: Eleanor Maclay b: 4 OCT 1777 in Northumberland Co, )?)PA Married: in Cousins

Children Samuel Maclay b: 1797 Jane Maclay b: 1799 BetseyBetty Maclay b: 1801

Married: 2) Eleanor Herron b: 1 JUN 1784 in Cumberland Co, PA Married: OCT 1806 in Cumberland Co, PA


  • 1) John Herron Maclay, Hon b: 14 Jul 1807 in Franklin Co, PA
  • (Married: Margaret Hemphill.)
  • 2) David Maclay b: 27 NOV 1808 in Franklin Co, PA
  • 3) Jane Ellen/Eliza Maclay b: 1810/1820 in Franklin Co, PA
  • (Married: John McGinley.)
  • 4) Charles Templeton Maclay, MD b: 13 Sep 1812 in Lurgan, Franklin Co, PA
  • (Married: Mary Frazier.)
  • 5) Francis Herron Maclay b: 1815 in PA
  • (Married: Sarah Cox.)
  • 6) James Herron Maclay b: 16 May 1818 in Franklin Co, PA
  • Died in 1845 in Illinois.
  • 7) Mary Eleanor Maclay b: abt 1822 in Franklin Co, PA
  • (Married: Elder Samuel McCune.)

Possible other children as well.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Jun 14 2019, 22:56:39 UTC

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Hon. David Maclay, Esq.'s Timeline

November 30, 1762
Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
July 14, 1807
Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
November 27, 1808
Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Franklin, PA, USA
September 13, 1812
Lurgan Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
June 22, 1815
Franklin, Pennsylvania, USA
May 16, 1818
Franklin, Pennsylvania, USA