John McFarlin

10 August 1883–17 March 1953 (Age 69)
Marmora, Hastings, Ontario, Canada

The Life of John

When John McFarlin was born on 10 August 1883, in Marmora, Hastings, Ontario, Canada, his father, Matthew McFarlane, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Revoy, was 27. He married Effie May Cole on 20 October 1903, in Marmora, Hastings, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Hastings, Ontario, Canada in 1901. He died on 17 March 1953, in Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

John McFarlin
Effie May Cole
Marriage: 20 October 1903
James Alexander Mcfarlane

Spouse and Children


    Effie May Cole


20 October 1903
Marmora, Hastings, Ontario, Canada


    James Alexander Mcfarlane


Parents and Siblings

    Matthew McFarlane


    Elizabeth Revoy




    Francis McFarlin



    Elizabeth McFarlain



    Catherine MacFarlane


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World Events (5)

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 3

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

Age 18

The hamlet of Marmora was separated from the Township and incorporated as a village in 1901. It was re-amalgamated with the surrounding townships of Marmora and Lake in 2001 to form a newly expanded Municipality of Marmora and Lake.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of McFarlane .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Mcfarlin in household of M Mcfarlin, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • John Mcfarlane in entry for James Alexander Mcfarlane, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • John Mcfarlin in entry for Goldie Lena Mcfarlin, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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