Nancy Louise MacFarland

12 October 1924–2 January 2012 (Age 87)
Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Nancy Louise

When Nancy Louise MacFarland was born on 12 October 1924, in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Robert James MacFarland, was 26 and her mother, Louise Hammon, was 28. She married William Henry French Jr in 1947, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Verona, Essex, New Jersey, United States in 1935 and Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 2 January 2012, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Missouri Veterans Cemetery at Springfield, Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry French Jr
Nancy Louise MacFarland
Marriage: 1947
Mary Louise French

Spouse and Children

Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States


    Mary Louise French


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 1

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1947 · New Jersey State Constitution (Current Version)

Age 23

The New Jersey state government was reorganized through a new update to the state constitution. One of the most notable changes was that voting rights were restored to females and non-white citizens. Other adjustments included: Governors could serve four years (instead of three), and the state legislature would include a 40-member senate and 80-member General Assembly.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: see McFarland .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Macfarland in household of Robert Macfarland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nancy L Macfarland in household of Robert J Macfarland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mrs Nancy French in entry for Louise Macfarland, "Illinois, Mildred Hooper Obituary Collection, ca. 1959-1981"

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