Col John Cosmo MacPherson Farquharson

(18 March 1839 - 3 July 1905)
     Col John Cosmo MacPherson Farquharson was born on 18 March 1839 in Tomintoul, Kirkmichael, Banffshire. He was the son of Rev Charles MacPherson and Mary Farquharson. Col John Cosmo MacPherson Farquharson was christened on 9 May 1839 in Tomintoul.
     He served in the Ordnance Department. He became Col. Sir John Farquharson KCB in 1871. Director General of the Ordnance Survey (1887-1894).
He was unmarried, Aberdeen University records show he attended Marischal College 1854-58 and was awarded silver pen, became Colonel ( RE ), CB 1890 later KCB, he changed his surname becoming Col John Cosmo Farquharson of Corrachree, Director General of the Ordnance Survey 1894-99.
     John died on 3 July 1905 aged 66. He was of Corrachree, Tarland.

Ann Farquharson MacPherson

(17 March 1844 - 4 January 1905)
     Ann Farquharson MacPherson was born on 17 March 1844 in Tomintoul, Kirkmichael, Banffshire. She married 24 Sep 1868 James Ferguson of Aberdeen. She was the daughter of Rev Charles MacPherson and Mary Farquharson. Ann Farquharson MacPherson was christened on 10 April 1844 in Tomintoul, Kirkmichael.
     Ann died on 4 January 1905 aged 60.

Major James F MacPherson

(11 November 1835 - 20 December 1912)
     Major James F MacPherson was born on 11 November 1835 in Tomintoul, Kirkmichael, Banffshire. He was the son of Rev Charles MacPherson and Mary Farquharson. Major James F MacPherson was christened on 30 November 1835 in Tomintoul.
     James died on 20 December 1912 aged 77. He was a Major in the 62nd Regiment of Foot; unmarried, Major in 8th Regt, succeeded brother in Corrachree.