Moses Harlan

County Down, Northern Ireland
Death 29 Mar 1749 (aged 65)
Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Bendersville, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 133469084 · View Source
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Believed to be buried here, at the Friends Burial Grounds, Menallen Meeting House, Adams (formerly York) County, PA. Moses Harlan was born in Northern Ireland, in the Parish of Donaghcloney, County Down, bordering the town of Lurgan, County Armagh. He died in Menallen Township, York (now Adams) Co., PA, before 29 Mar 1749 (date will was probated). He arr. in the Quaker colony of Pennsylvania in 1687 with his parents, George Harland/Harlan and Elizabeth Duck. In 1712, he married Margaret Ray (who immigrated from the same county of Ireland) at Newark Meeting, now Newark co., Delaware. Children: Mary Harlan (m. John Cox) and Rebecca Harlan (m. John Blackburn). Sources: "History and Genealogy of the Harlan Family" compiled by Alpheus H. Harlan; "George and Michael Harlan: The Irish Interlude," by John H. Harland.

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  • Created by: Landis Jones
  • Added: 28 Jul 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 133469084
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Moses Harlan (20 Dec 1683–29 Mar 1749), Find A Grave Memorial no. 133469084, citing Menallen Friends Cemetery, Bendersville, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Landis Jones (contributor 48446455) .