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c.1884 Born in Glasgow, son of Walter Macfarlane (1853-1932) and his wife Helen/
1891 Walter Macfarlane 37, ironfounder, living in Kelvin, Glasgow, with Helen Macfarlane 32, Marion C Macfarlane 9, Walter Macfarlane, Junior 7, Mary R Macfarlane 4, Helen H Macfarlane 9 months
1901 Walter Macfarlane 47, ironfounder, living Kelvin, Glasgow with Helen Macfarlane 42, Marian C Macfarlane 19, Walter Macfarlane 17, Margaret Macfarlane 14, Helen Hope Macfarlane 10, Jessie M Macfarlane 7, Elsie C Macfarlane 4
1932 His father died. Walter junior was an iron founder
1965 Colonel Walter Macfarlane, DSO, DL, JP, died