Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


John ALDOUS [Parents] was christened on 30 Aug 1573 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. He died before 15 May 1662. John married Hester BACON on 20 Oct 1603 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.

DEATH: Will Probate

Hester BACON. Hester married John ALDOUS on 20 Oct 1603 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.


James BARBOR was born about 1486 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. He was buried on 6 Jan 1558/1559 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. James married Alice.

Alice was born about 1490 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. She was buried on 30 Jan 1579/1580 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. Alice married James BARBOR.

They had the following children.

  F i Agnes BARBOR was born about 1512. She was buried on 10 May 1582.

John LAPHAM was born in 1635 in Devon, England, United Kingdom. He died before 5 Apr 1710 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. He was buried in 1710 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. John married 1, 2 Mary MANN on 6 Apr 1673 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

THE AMERICAN GENEALOGIST
Whole Number 93 Volume XXIV, No. 1 January, 1948

"John Lapham, the first we find any account of in America, came from Devonshire, England, a weaver by trade, to Providence, at which place he married Mary Mann, daughter of William Mann, and settled near burying place hill. The Indian War breaking out they wereobliged to retire to Rhode Island and their house was burned by the Indians. Sometime after he went to Dartmouth and settled there and had four Sons and one daughter.
"Thomas, their second son, after arriving at man's estate, built a house in Providence on one of the seven acre lots toward the lower end of the town near where Dr. Gibbs has since lived but soon after died a single man well beloved by his neighbors.
"William, the third son, lived to grow up, fell into a melancholy state of mind and put an end to his life by hanging himself to a tree.
"John, the eldest son, married Mary Russell, daughter of Joseph Russell of Dartmouth, whose wife was Elizabeth Fobes of the family of Fobes at Bridgewater and sister of William Fobes in Seconnet, by whom John had five sons and nine daughters, viz.: Elizabeth, John, Thomas, Rebecca, Joseph, Mary, Frances, Benjamin, Ruth, Bathsheba, Joshua, Hannah, Sylvia and Elizabeth.
"Elizabeth, the eldest, married Amos Taber of Dartmouth by whom she had two children, Hannah and Jethro, and died from fever when her son was about three months old.
"John, the second child, married Desire Rowland, daughter of Benjamin Rowland of that town, by whom he had two sons and one daughter, Benjamin, Jonathan and Jemima. His wife died in the year 1760 odd. He has since married a widow White and now lives at the Nine Partners. He has lived some part of his life at Smithfield near Providence.
"Thomas, the third child, married Abigail Wilbur, daughter of Benjamin Wilbur, by whom he had four sons and five daughters, viz.: Sylvia, David, Phebe, Abigail, Thomas, Bathsheba, Jethro, Augustus and Lillis. David died when near twenty one, Abigail at the same time aged about sixteen, and both were buried in one grave. Lillis died when eight months old. The others all lived to marry and have children. He died when near seventy four and his wife Abigail about the same age.
"Rebecca, the fourth child, married Barnabas Rowland of Dartmouth, son of Benjamin Rowland, by whom she had two sons end four daughters. All lived to marry and have children.
"Joseph, the fifth child, married Mary Ballou, daughter of Jonathan Ballou of Smithfield, by whom he had nine children, viz.: Abner, Rebecca, Amy, Lovina, Naomi, John, [Frances], Mary and Abigail. Amy died aged one year, nine months. Lovina died in her seventeenth year. Naomi lived only two weeks. The others all married and had children. He now lives in Cumberland.
"Mary, the sixth child, at about twenty years of age grew melancholy and became delirious but not very troublesome. She lives now at Glocester with her niece.
"Frances, the seventh child, married Nathan Sowdish, son of William Bowdish of Dartmouth, by whom she had two children. Both are married and now live at Oblong.
"Benjamin, the eighth child, married Lydia Ballou, daughter of Samuel Ballou of Smithfield, by whom he had three children, James, Mary and Lydia. They are all deceased and their mother also. He married the second time Mary Mann, daughter of John Mann of Smithfield, by whom he had ten children, viz.: Lydia, Sarah, Stephen, Gideon, George, Elizabeth, Abigail, Silas, BenjamIn and Ruth. All are livlng except Gideon. Silas, Lydia,Sarah and Stephen are married. They moved from Smithfield to Hoosec about twelve years ago.
"Ruth, the ninth child, married Seth Sherman, son of Daniel Sherman of Dartmouth, by whom she had two sons and three daughters of which one son died young. The other ch!ldren all married. She died about 1758.
"Bathsheba, the tenth child, married John Gifford, son of Benjamin Gifford. They now live at the Nine Partners.
"Joshua, the eleventh child, married Hannah Sherman, daughter of David Sherman of Dartmouth, by whom he had ten children, all living but one. He now lives at Hoosac.
"Hannah, the twelfth child, married three husbands, Joseph Brown, Jacob Aldrich and Richard Estes. The last is now living. She had four children by Joseph Brown. They are all living.
"Silvia, the thirteenth child, died young.
"Elizabeth, the fourteenth child, lived to marry, had one child and died. Her husband's name was Benjamin Sherman, son of Thomas Sherman of Dartmouth.
"Nicholas (son of John1 Lapham) lived till old and married Mary Arnold, daughter of John Arnold of Smithfield, and had three sons and two daughters, vIz.: Abigail, Solomon, Rebecca, Nicholas and Arnold. Rebecca died after a woman grown, unmarried. Arnold became non compos mentis. The others all married.
"Mary (daughter of John1 Lapham) married Charles Dyer who settled a little west of Providence. They had six children, vIz.: Charles, Wary, John, Samuel, Elizabeth and William."

S. F. Peckham writes: "John Lapham appeared In Providence about 1660. He was an ardent Qauker and soon became actively identified with the sect in Rhode Island, though there are no records known to me that he was subject to persecution amounting to personal violence. He lived in a house near the North Burying Ground, then on a hill at the north suburbs of the town. At the outbreak of King Philip's War, in 1676, when Providence was burned, John Lapham's house was burned and he fled to Newport with most of the inhabitants of Providence.
"1675. John Lapham was freeman in Providence and Deputy to the General Court; in 1675 he was constable.
"1682. He went to Dartmouth, Mass.
"1699, Jan. 6. At a meeting held at John Laphem's house in Dartmouth the following agreement was made: 'At a man's meeting in the town of Dartmouth, the 6 day of the 11 month 1698-9, at the house of John Lapham, wee underwritten, Peleg Slocum, Jacob Mott, Abraham Tucker and John Tucker, the day of the year above written, undertake to build a meeting house for the people of God in Scorn called Quakers, 55 foot long, 50 foot wide and 14 foot studs, to worship and serve the true and living God in according as they are persuaded in Continence they Ought to Do, and for no other use, Interest or purpose, but as afores'd and when one or more of us decease,
then immediately the survivors Choose others in our room, together with the Consent of the assembly of the s'd people, so to be and Remain to us and them forever as afores'd, which s'd house shall be completely finished at or before the 10 day of the 8 month next Insuing the date hereof.
‘In witness hereto wee subscribe our names with our own hands. And further wee of said Society of people toward the building of said House of our own free will Contribute as followeth:
John Thcker           £10           Ebenezer Allen        £5
Peleg Slocum           15           Ebenezer Slocurn    5
John Lapham             5            Jacob Mott              5
Nathaniel Rowland    5            Benjamin Rowland   2
Abraham Tucker      10            Pichard Evens         1
Increase Allen            5 12s     Judah Smith             1

"This was the original Apponepansett Meeting House, the first Friends Meeting House built in Dartmouth. Since then another and larger one has been built on the same spot. The House was built the same year. At one time John Lapham owned 250 acres of land in and about Providence."

Mary MANN [Parents] was born 1 in 1640 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. She died 2 in 1710 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. She was buried after 1710 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. Mary married 3, 4 John LAPHAM on 6 Apr 1673 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Mary LAPHAM was born 1 on 1 Mar 1674 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. She died 2 on 10 Jul 1675 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.
  M ii John LAPHAM was born on 13 Dec 1677. He died after 1758.
  M iii
William LAPHAM was born 1 on 29 Nov 1679 in Dartmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States. He died 2 on 8 Aug 1701 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.
  M iv
Thomas LAPHAM was born 1 on 30 Sep 1682 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States. He died 2 on 8 May 1704 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.
  F v Mary LAPHAM was born on 5 Oct 1686. She died before 1757.
  M vi Nicholas LAPHAM was born on 1 Apr 1689. He died in 1758.

William KEMP [Parents] was christened on 8 Nov 1695 in Laxfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. William married Frances FAIRWEATHER in 1724.

Frances FAIRWEATHER. Frances married William KEMP in 1724.


Thomas ALDOUS Jr [Parents] was born in 1535 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. He died in 1595 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. He was buried on 5 Sep 1601 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married Gillian FISKE on 14 Oct 1561 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.

Other marriages:
FISKE, Gelyon
MYCHELL, Frances Mrs

Gillian FISKE. Gillian married Thomas ALDOUS Jr on 14 Oct 1561 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.


Zephaniah LOTT Capt [Parents] was born on 14 Mar 1742 in Northampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 1 on 26 Feb 1829. He was buried in Stark Cemetery, Delaware, Ohio, United States. Zephaniah married Eltje VAN PELT on 18 Jan 1773 in Churchville, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.

Zephaniah was also known as Zephaniah LOTT Sr. He was counted in a census 2 in 1790 in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. He was counted in a census 3 in 1800.

Zephania was spelled Sephenia in old Dutch records. Current Dutch spelling is with a C. Zephenia was a Capt in the Revolutionary War.

Zephanian, Inn-keeper, Southampton, Bucks county, Pa., 1779. Wrights­town, 1781, 1782; Southampton, 1783, 1784, 1785, and 1786. Tax list 1784 gives “7 white inhabitants” in his family. He enlisted as an Ensign in the Bucks county Militia in 1775, and 18 months later re­enlisted as Capt. of the 5th company 1st Battalion, Bucks county, Militia.

Eltje VAN PELT was born 1 about 1750 in Pennsylvania, United States. She died 2 on 4 Dec 1836. Eltje married Zephaniah LOTT Capt on 18 Jan 1773 in Churchville, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.

Eltje was also known as Eles or Alice VAN PELT.

Given name may be Else.

They had the following children.

  M i
Henerick LOTT was christened 1 on 24 Apr 1774 in Reformed Dutch Church, Churchville, Dutch Church, Pennsylvania, United States.
  M ii Zephaniah LOTT was christened on 10 Mar 1776.
  F iii
Caty LOTT was christened 1 on 21 Apr 1781 in Reformed Nether Dutch Church, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.
  M iv
Stephen LOTT 1 was christened 2 on 14 Nov 1784 in Reformed Nether Dutch Church, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.
  M v
Isaac LOTT 1.
  M vi
Joseph LOTT 1 was christened 2 on 1 Jul 1787 in Reformed Nether Dutch Church, Southampton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.
  M vii
John LOTT 1.
  F viii
Sarah LOTT 1.

James ALDOUS [Parents] was born about 1566 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. He was buried on 1 Apr 1641 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. James married Ann ALDOUS Mrs about 1593 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.

Ann ALDOUS Mrs. Ann married James ALDOUS about 1593 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.


Israel ARNOLD [Parents] was born in 1708 in Woonsocket, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Israel married Waite MOWRY on 18 Mar 1731 in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

Waite MOWRY. Waite married Israel ARNOLD on 18 Mar 1731 in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.


Thomas ALDOUS [Parents] was born about 1562 in of Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. He was buried on 27 Oct 1637 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married Marie COREY on 4 Nov 1591 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.

Marie COREY. Marie married Thomas ALDOUS on 4 Nov 1591 in Fressingfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.


James THOMPSON was born on 20 Mar 1649 in Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died 1 on 4 Sep 1693 in Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. James married 2 Abigail GARDNER on 13 Apr 1687.

DEATH: "Here lyes y' body of Lieu't Iames Thomson aged 44 years died September y' 4 1693."
Lieut. James Thompson, son of Simon and Mary (Converse) Thompson, and grandson of James Thompson, family ancestor, was born in Woburn, March 20, 1649; married (first) Hannah Walker, Jan. 27,1673-4: died Feb. 4, 1685-6; and (second) Abigail Gardner, of Charlestown; married, April 13, 1687. His widow married Deacon Edward Johnson. ( Vide Thompson Genealogy.)

Abigail GARDNER [Parents] was born 1 in Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. Abigail married 2 James THOMPSON on 13 Apr 1687.

Other marriages:
JOHNSON, Edward

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