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John Becraft McFarlan
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1822, England
Death: Aug. 15, 1909
Connersville
Fayette County
Indiana, USA

Important Connersville industrialist. Founder of the McFarlan Carriage Company in 1857. He was noted for developing one of the first industrial parks in America when he set aside a portion of his family farm to attract manufacturers of components for his carriage business to Connersville. In so doing, McFarlan laid the groundwork for the automobile industry which flourished in the Connersville prior to the Great Depression. 
 
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 Parents:
  James McFarlan (1781 - 1839)
  Ann Becraft McFarlan (1793 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia C. Jackson McFarlan (1822 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Clara McFarlan (1847 - 1854)*
  Maria McFarlan (1850 - 1928)*
  Charles E. J. McFarlan (1853 - 1920)*
  James Edward McFarlan (1856 - 1929)*
  William Wood McFarlan (1859 - 1951)*
  Lucy McFarlan (1863 - 1865)*
  John Becraft McFarlan (1866 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ann McFarlan (1812 - 1874)*
  Sarah C McFarlan Jackson (1813 - 1845)*
  James C McFarlan (1819 - 1900)*
  Thomas McFarlan (1821 - 1898)*
  John Becraft McFarlan (1822 - 1909)
  Robert McFarlan (1826 - 1905)*
  David Barr McFarlan (1831 - 1840)*
  Martha Jane McFarlan (1833 - 1916)*
  Elizabeth M. McFarland Jones (1835 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dale Cemetery
Connersville
Fayette County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: CTB
Record added: Dec 10, 2008
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John Becraft McFarlan
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Thank You! You we're special!
- a random walker
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014

- Joyce
 Added: May. 12, 2014
Because We Never Met, I Came To Visit You Today John, Rest in Peace.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Apr. 23, 2014
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