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Subject: Re: [MCFARLAND] MARY [akaSARAH] McFARLAND CLARK
Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2006 23:30:18 EDT


I am very interested in this as the Mary and John you have could be mine.
Could you please send the direct link for this as I cant find it on the site
link you sent.

Thank you
Brandy ( McFarlin) Barr



In a message dated 10/12/2006 9:11:06 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
writes:

> Surnames: CHISM, McFARKAND, BOYD, CLARK
> Classification: Query
>
> Message Board URL:
>
> http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/msg/rw/FG0.2ACIB/1431
>
> Message Board Post:
>
> Mary [ Sarah ] McFarland, d/o John McFarland, E. Feliciana. Louisiana
> plantation owner who died before Civil War. Daughter became ward of Squire Boyd of
> Lancast, Fairffield county, Ohio. Married Captain in Union Army, Milton Clark
> who was killed in battle in 1862. In 1892 she was living in the poorhouse
> at Indianapolis and later taken in charge of by a former slave of her
> fathers by name of Robert Chism. See newspaper item at www.newspaperabstracts.com
> under East Feliciana, LA page or reply to author. Would like to hear from
> descendents of any of the people in this story.


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