Byron McFarlan

Male19 May 1872–4 March 1934

Brief Life History of Byron

When Byron McFarlan was born on 19 May 1872, in New York, United States, his father, Alexander McFarlan, was 33 and his mother, Isabella Creighton, was 30. He had at least 1 son with Bertha Steiner. He lived in Montgomery, New York, United States in 1900 and Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States for about 25 years. He died on 4 March 1934, at the age of 61, and was buried in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States.

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Byron McFarlan
Bertha Steiner
Benton Ellsworth McFarland

Sources (13)

  • Byron Mc Farland in household of Alexander Mc Farland, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Byron Mc Farlen, "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"
  • Byron McFarlan in entry for Benton Lee McFarlan, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 18

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McFarlane .

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

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