County Armagh, Northern Ireland
In 1750 Aaron Torrence married Susannah Finley, daughter of Michael Finley of Sadsbury township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Michael Finley, of Scotch-Irish descent, baptized in the parish of Mullaghabrac, County Armagh, Ireland, May 7, 1683; married Ann O'Neill, daughter of Samuel O'Neill, of the same county, July 12, 1712. On September 28, 1734, he and his family landed in Philadelphia, first settling on Neshaminy Creek, Bucks County, and later locating in Sadsbury township.
Aaron Torrence and his wife Susannah made their home in that part of York which later became Franklin County, where their four sons were born. In or about 1768 they were living in the Redstone Settlement in Fayette County. Here Susannah (Finley) Torrence died in 1772 and is believed to have been buried in the graveyard of Laurel Hill Presbyterian Church.
--from Torrens and Allied Families by Robert McIlvan Torrens.
- Joseph (1751-1831)
- Samuel (1755-1795)
- John (1759-1840)
- David (1762- )
Aaron Torrence (1722 - 1795)*
Joseph Torrence (1751 - 1831)*
Samuel Torrence (1755 - 1795)*
John Torrence (1759 - 1840)*
Laurel Hill Presbyterian Cemetery
Created by: Katie
Record added: Feb 05, 2010
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