Elizabeth MacFarlane
Actor Jane Moffatt
Seen Murdoch Ahoy
Gender Female
Status Alive
Relationships Clarence MacFarlane, husband (deceased)
Amy MacFarlane, daughter
Elizabeth MacFarlane was the wife of shipping magnate Clarence MacFarlane and mother of Amy MacFarlane, introduced in Season 7 of Murdoch Mysteries, portrayed by Jane Moffatt.

Appearances and Mentions

Murdoch Ahoy

  • Elizabeth appeared to be concerned with the class structure and insisted her daughter marry a man of good standing, Owen Mathers. When Amy goes missing she is understandably terribly distraught.
  • Once Clarence's part in the sinking ship is revealed, Elizabeth is heartbroken. Thankfully, the detectives rescue Amy and Elizabeth realizes her hard stance on society class had nearly cost a mother her daughter and her happiness. Elizabeth then accepts Amy's true love, Johnny.
  • Though she attempted to convince Clarence to board the lifeboat, he refused. Afterwards in the police station, she explains how she couldn't believe her husband would do such a thing, yet thanks the police for their good work.


Murdoch Mysteries Season 7
"Murdoch Ahoy" • "Tour de Murdoch" • "The Filmed Adventures of Detective William Murdoch" • "Return of Sherlock Holmes" • "Murdoch of the Living Dead" • "Murdochophobia" • "Loch Ness Murdoch" • "Republic of Murdoch" • "A Midnight Train to Kingston" • "Murdoch in Ragtime" • "Journey to the Centre of Toronto" • "Unfinished Business" • "The Murdoch Sting"•"Friday the 13th, 1901"•"The Spy Who Came Up to the Cold"•"Kung Fu Crabtree"•"Blast of Silence"•"The Death of Dr. Ogden"
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