Robert Roy McFarlane

about 1867–
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Robert Roy

When Robert Roy McFarlane was born about 1867, in Ontario, Canada, his father, James McFarlane, was 40 and his mother, Mary Jane Dunseith, was 35. He married Mary Bell Davis on 18 October 1899, in Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States. He lived in Downie, Perth, Ontario, Canada in 1871 and Downie, Perth South, Perth, Ontario, Canada in 1881.

Photos & Memories (1)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Robert Roy McFarlane
Mary Bell Davis
Marriage: 18 October 1899

Spouse and Children

18 October 1899
Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James McFarlane


    Mary Jane Dunseith




    William McFarlane


    Jane McFarlane


    Elizabeth McFarlane


    James McFarlane


    Thomas Dunseith Macfarlane


+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 0

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 2

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 39

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Pharthaláin, a patronymic from the personal name Parthalán, which is most probably from Latin Bartholomaeus ( see Bartholomew ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert McFarlane in household of Thomas Bradshaw, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Robert R. Macfarlane, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
  • Robert Mc Farlane in household of James Mc Farlane, "Canada Census, 1871"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.