Duncan M'Eachren was born about 18422 in Ayrshire, Scotland and resided in Montreal, Quebec.   He married Esther Plashett on June 9, 18682 in Oxford County.   She was born about 18452 in St. Croix, West Indies and resided in East Zorra Township.
John M'Eachran was born about 18134in Scotland and died before 1861.   His wife Charlotte Burrell was born 18144-9 in Quebec City, Quebec and died October 22, 19053 in Woodstock.   They removed to Hamilton, Wentworth Co. by 1852, Charlotte removed to Peterborough by 1881 with Elizabeth.   John and Charlotte had the following children:
- Hector was born about 18394,5,6 in Chateauguay, Quebec
- Elizabeth Jane was born October 10, 18431-10 in Chateauguay, Quebec and died January 11, 19283 in Woodstock.   She married:
- Alexander Baptie on August 24, 18752 in Windsor, Essex Co.   He was born about 18432,3,4,6,7 in Peterborough, Peterborough Co. and died April 19, 18813 in Peterborough, Peterborough Co.
- William J. West on March 21, 18992 in Woodstock.   He was born about 18292,9 in England and died before 1911.   They resided in Woodstock.
- John was born about 18451,4,5,6 in Chateauguay, Quebec
- George Bowles was born about 18474,5 in Chateauguay, Quebec
- Charlotte Emma was born about 18494,5,6 in Chateauguay, Quebec
- Archibald was born April, 18532,5,8,10 in Hamilton, Wentworth Co.   He married Elizabeth Ann Wilkinson on September 12, 18922 in St. Thomas, Elgin County.   She was born August 18582,10 in Hamilton.   They resided at 398 Main St., Hamilton where Archibald was a 'Loan Officer'.