My records indicate that Mary Bouchelle was the second wife of John McElrath and that they had one child - Mary Benitia McElrath - born March 4th 1854 Burke County N.C. She married Willian Perry Parish. She Died July 13. 1930 in Oil City La. John McElrath was born 1797 in Burke County. His was the son of David McElrath and Christina Eberhardt.