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James Torrence
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1771
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1849
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of James Torrence, Revolutionary War Captain, and Elizabeth (Blair?) Torrence.

James Torrence, died in 1849, member of Rocky Springs Church, Franklin County; resided in Washington County, Pennsylvania. He married first, Rosannah McConnell, his cousin, daughter of Captain James and Rebecca McConnell and a granddaughter of Captain William and Elizabeth (Irwin) McConnell. He married, second, Margaret, daughter of Andrew and Jane (Bingham) Brown.
--information from Torrens and Allied Families by Robert McIlvan Torrens, 1938.
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While James Torrence was a member of the Rocky Springs Church, and died while an active member of this church, no record of his burial can be found in the cemetery or Franklin County, PA Historical Society's records. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Torrence (1736 - 1810)
 
 Siblings:
  James Torrence (1771 - 1849)
  Mathew Torrence (1788 - 1873)*
  David Torrence (1792 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: No stone found in this cemetery.
 
Burial:
Rocky Spring Churchyard
Chambersburg
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Katie
Record added: Feb 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85144917
 

 
 
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