Ancestors of Tim Farr and Descendants of Stephen Farr Sr. of Concord, Massachusetts and Lidlington, Bedfordshire, England


Job HIGTON [Parents]-2109 was christened on 17 Apr 1745 in Cromford, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died before 29 Jan 1776 in Cromford, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was buried on 29 Jan 1776 in St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Job married (MRIN:1271) Hannah HALL-9085 on 30 Jul 1758 in St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

Baptism, 15 Mar 1727, St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England. Son of Daniel Higton of Cromford - (baptism PR).

Will, 15 Jan 1776. Will of Job Higton #73 - 15 Jan 1776 This is the last will and testament of me Job Higton of Cromford in the parish of Wirksworth and County of Derby miner as follows that is to say I give and bequeath to my wife Hannah Higton all the Rents and profits #101 that may arise from my undivided moiety of two Closes known by the name of Cornel Wife Rake in the parish of Matlock and two mortgages one for 30 pounds of a house of John Sh

Occupation. Miner 9 Mar 1773 signed documents relating to Middle Peak Lead Mine. He is recorded as being a partner in the mine. - IHWB E/2, Ilkeston Library, DBY. Job appears to have given his name to the lead mine "Job Higton Title"; when in 1816 Old Middle Peak Title was given away for want of workmanship reference is made to 5 meers "in Harvey Lumb Vein from Job Higton Title ranging Northeastwardly" Harv ey Lumb Vein ranges NE-SW over the top of Middle p

Hannah HALL [Parents]-9085 was born about 1737 in Matlock, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She died before 9 May 1818 in Cromford, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried on 9 May 1818 in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Hannah married (MRIN:1271) Job HIGTON-2109 on 30 Jul 1758 in St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  F i Ann HIGTON-1527 was christened on 21 Mar 1770. She died on 6 Nov 1842.

Job DOXEY [Parents]-1528 was born about 1789. He was christened on 3 Jun 1789 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Job married (MRIN:1272) Ann ALLEN-2593 on 25 Jan 1816.

Ann ALLEN-2593. Ann married (MRIN:1272) Job DOXEY-1528 on 25 Jan 1816.


Thomas DOXEY [Parents]-1529 was born on 4 Feb 1792. He was christened on 19 Feb 1792 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married (MRIN:1273) Sarah SPENCER-3072 on 17 Sep 1828 in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

Sarah SPENCER-3072. Sarah married (MRIN:1273) Thomas DOXEY-1529 on 17 Sep 1828 in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.


Isaac DOXEY [Parents]-1531 was born about 1795. He was christened on 31 May 1795 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in 1841. He was buried on 21 Nov 1841. Isaac married (MRIN:1274) Hannah SHELTON-2594.

Hannah SHELTON-2594. Hannah married (MRIN:1274) Isaac DOXEY-1531.


Samuel DOXEY [Parents]-1535 was born on 21 Dec 1806 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened on 1 Jan 1807 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Samuel married (MRIN:1275) Ann SLACK-2595 on 7 Dec 1899.

Ann SLACK-2595 was born about 1811 in England, United Kingdom. Ann married (MRIN:1275) Samuel DOXEY-1535 on 7 Dec 1899.


John DOXEY [Parents]-1536 was born on 3 Dec 1809 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened on 1 Jan 1810 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 11 Sep 1879. John married (MRIN:1276) Mary CROCKER-2596 on 15 Jun.

Mary CROCKER-2596 was born about 1812 in England, United Kingdom. Mary married (MRIN:1276) John DOXEY-1536 on 15 Jun.


William DOXEY [Parents]-1537 was born on 22 Jun 1812 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened on 13 Sep 1812 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. William married (MRIN:1277) Dorthy SPENCER-2597.

Dorthy SPENCER-2597. Dorthy married (MRIN:1277) William DOXEY-1537.


Thomas BREARLEY-2831 was born in 1756 in of Ockbrook, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married (MRIN:1278) Susannah SOUTER-2832.

Information found on Family Group Sheets in posession of Tim Farr

Susannah SOUTER-2832 was born about 1757. Susannah married (MRIN:1278) Thomas BREARLEY-2831.

They had the following children.

  M i David BREARLEY-1538 was christened on 9 Nov 1764. He died on 11 Oct 1814.

John DUTTON-2833 was born about 1755. John married (MRIN:1279) Ann WILSON-2834 in 1769.

Information found on Family Group Sheets in posession of Tim Farr

Ann WILSON-2834 was born about 1756. Ann married (MRIN:1279) John DUTTON-2833 in 1769.

They had the following children.

  F i Mary DUTTON-1539 was christened on 18 Jul 1770. She died on 2 Jul 1864.

Robert DANBY [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-5696 was christened 2 on 2 Apr 1724 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He died 3 on 4 Mar 1795 in of Etton and Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. Robert married 4 (MRIN:1280) Mary LAYBORN-5679 on 31 Mar 1755 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

Mary LAYBORN [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-5679 was christened 2 on 22 Mar 1729 in Weaverthorpe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 3 on 17 Nov 1788 in of Etton and Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. Mary married 4 (MRIN:1280) Robert DANBY-5696 on 31 Mar 1755 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

CHRISTENING: Daughter of Thomas. Weaverthorpe was later known as West Lutton and East Lutton.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE: Marriage record states: Mary Layborn of West Lutton in the parish of York.

They had the following children.

  M i Matthew DANBY-1540 was christened on 24 Jul 1757. He died on 27 May 1810.
  F ii
Lydia DANBY-5682 was christened 1 on 4 Dec 1759 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 2 on 22 Feb 1795 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

BURIAL: Record states Lidy daughter of Robert Danby Farmer of Etton.

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