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Capt Joel B. “Dr,” McFarland

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Capt Joel B. “Dr,” McFarland

Birth
Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death
20 Apr 1861 (aged 48)
Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Burial
Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Plot
sec 4 , lot 255
Memorial ID
18929508 View Source

Captain in the Lafayette Guard. Twice elected in the Legislature for Ohio and Indiana.
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The Death of Dr. J. B. McFarland
We are called upon to record the melancholy fact of the death of Joel B. McFarland and one of our oldest and most estimable citizens. He died at his residence on Saturday last at 12 o'clock. Dr. McFarland has lived among us for many years and has always occupied a prominent positions to our Federal, State and local affairs. He was a genial gentleman and his loss will be severely felt by a large portion of our community.
His remains were followed to their last resting place by the members of the Tippecanoe Flying Artillery, Lafayette Guards, Odd Fellows, Masons and a large concourse of citizens.
[Publication: Lafayette Daily Journal , Lafayette, Indiana, Issue Date: April 22, 1861]
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A History and Biographical Cyclopaedia of Butler County Ohio, With Illustrationsand Sketches of its Representative Men and Pioneers Cincinnati Ohio. Western Biographical Publishing Company, 1882.

Dr. Joel B. McFARLAND was a nephew of Mrs. Dolly MILLIKIN. He took up his residence in Hamilton in 1835. He was a popular practicing physician in Hamilton in this County for many years, and represented the County in the Legislature in 1841-2. He afterwards removed to Lafayette, Indiana. There, too, he practiced his profession, and represented the county of Tippecanoe in the Legislature of Indiana.

Captain in the Lafayette Guard. Twice elected in the Legislature for Ohio and Indiana.
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The Death of Dr. J. B. McFarland
We are called upon to record the melancholy fact of the death of Joel B. McFarland and one of our oldest and most estimable citizens. He died at his residence on Saturday last at 12 o'clock. Dr. McFarland has lived among us for many years and has always occupied a prominent positions to our Federal, State and local affairs. He was a genial gentleman and his loss will be severely felt by a large portion of our community.
His remains were followed to their last resting place by the members of the Tippecanoe Flying Artillery, Lafayette Guards, Odd Fellows, Masons and a large concourse of citizens.
[Publication: Lafayette Daily Journal , Lafayette, Indiana, Issue Date: April 22, 1861]
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A History and Biographical Cyclopaedia of Butler County Ohio, With Illustrationsand Sketches of its Representative Men and Pioneers Cincinnati Ohio. Western Biographical Publishing Company, 1882.

Dr. Joel B. McFARLAND was a nephew of Mrs. Dolly MILLIKIN. He took up his residence in Hamilton in 1835. He was a popular practicing physician in Hamilton in this County for many years, and represented the County in the Legislature in 1841-2. He afterwards removed to Lafayette, Indiana. There, too, he practiced his profession, and represented the county of Tippecanoe in the Legislature of Indiana.


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  • Created by: L. A. C.
  • Added: 14 Apr 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 18929508
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/18929508/joel-b-mcfarland: accessed ), memorial page for Capt Joel B. “Dr,” McFarland (26 Apr 1812–20 Apr 1861), Find a Grave Memorial ID 18929508, citing Greenbush Cemetery, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA; Maintained by L. A. C. (contributor 46486104).