Here is some more: Robert Porterfield's father was one John Porterfield married to Catherine Edward or EdwardsI do not have their birth dates, death or buriel dates right here now. Their children were: Robert b. 1829 Ireland Thomas b. 1830 Ireland Sarah Jane b. Nov13,1836 in Lockport, NY. Elizabeth b.1838 in the USA John b. 1841in the USA James b. 1842 in Upper Canada Matthew b.1844 in Upper Canada Alexander b.1846 in Upper Canada Catherine b. 1853 in Upper Canada (??) a notation unsure what it means.