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


John FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-6321 was born 1 on 4 Jan 1863 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 26 Oct 1958 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. John married (MRIN:2801) Rachael Ann WITTEN-9261 on 20 Dec 1883 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

John was counted in a census 2 in 1870 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p.867
FARR, JOHN (son of Lorin Farr and Nicholine Erickson), Born Jan. 4, 1863, Ogden, Utah. Married Rachel Ann Witten Dec. 20, 1883, Salt Lake City (daughter of Samuel M. Witten, born Dec. 5, 1833, Jefferson City, Tazewell county, and Martha Jane Heninger, born May 14, 1840, Burks Garden, Tazewell county, Va.—married there Nov. 13, 1860, and came to Utah June 2, 1869). She was born Sept. 23, 1863, Jefferson City, Va. Their children: John Clement, m. Mary Alice Priest June 16, 1909; Mabel Grace; Fern, m. Adolphus Frank Moss June 6, 1911; Martha Pauline; Lyndall; Mildred; Rachel Afton; Roscoe Kenneth. Family home Ogden. Missionary to England 1898-1900; second assistant superintendent third ward Sunday school, Ogden, 1901-03; first counselor to president of Y.M.M.I.A. third ward, Ogden, 1902-05; one of seven presidents 53d quorum, and later of 98th quorum seventies. Horticulturalist; coal dealer.

Rachael Ann WITTEN [scrapbook]-9261 was born on 23 Sep 1863 in Jeffersonville, Tazewell, Virginia, United States. She died on 2 Jul 1933 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Rachael married (MRIN:2801) John FARR-6321 on 20 Dec 1883 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Rachael was counted in a census 1 in 1880 in Jeffersonville, Tazewell, Virginia, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i John Clemont FARR-10468 was born on 15 Jun 1884. He died on 29 Aug 1946.
  F ii
Mabel Grace FARR [scrapbook] 1-10470 was born on 4 Aug 1885 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 27 Oct 1961 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Mabel was counted in a census 2 in 1900 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.
  M iii
Eugene FARR [scrapbook] 1-10471 was born on 30 May 1887 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 3 Aug 1887 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.
  F iv Fern FARR-10472 was born on 23 Dec 1888. She died on 30 Jan 1976.
  F v Martha Pauline FARR-10474 was born on 6 Dec 1890. She died on 14 Sep 1972.
  F vi Lyndall FARR-10476 was born on 17 Jan 1893. She died on 9 Nov 1980.
  F vii Mildred FARR-10478 was born on 23 Nov 1896. She died on 14 Feb 1984.
  F viii Rachel Afton FARR-10480 was born on 18 Jan 1898. She died on 8 Jun 1978.
  M ix Roscoe Kenneth FARR-10482 was born on 6 Jan 1902. He died on 21 Jul 1993.

James WOTHERSPOON-9262 was born on 14 Jun 1856 in Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland, United Kingdom. He died on 25 Jul 1931. James married (MRIN:2802) Elnora FARR-6322 on 26 Oct 1882 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

James was counted in a census 1 in 1871 in Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Elnora FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-6322 was born 1, 2 on 2 Apr 1865 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 3 on 23 Jul 1944 in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States. She was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Elnora married (MRIN:2802) James WOTHERSPOON-9262 on 26 Oct 1882 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Elnora was counted in a census 4 in 1870 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.


George William DRIVER [scrapbook]-9263 was born 1 on 9 Aug 1859 in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. He died on 10 Sep 1936 in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. He was buried in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. George married (MRIN:2803) Mary Louena FARR-6324 on 11 Sep 1889 in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

Mary Louena FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-6324 was born 1, 2 on 22 Mar 1870 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 3 on 30 Apr 1972 in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. Mary married (MRIN:2803) George William DRIVER-9263 on 11 Sep 1889 in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

Mary was counted in a census 4 in 1870 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.


Amos SMITH-8796 was born 1 on 28 Apr 1750 in Leicester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. He died 2 on 21 Jan 1821 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Amos married 3, 4 (MRIN:2804) Abigail FARR "Nabby"-6325 on 14 Jan 1779 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Abigail "Nabby" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-6325 was born 1, 2 on 29 Nov 1756 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. She died 3 on 17 Jul 1830 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Nabby married 4, 5 (MRIN:2804) Amos SMITH-8796 on 14 Jan 1779 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Fred M. FARR [Parents] 1, 2, 3-6327 was born 4, 5 on 27 Sep 1855 in Newark, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. Fred married (MRIN:2805) Mary J. HILLS-6652 on 3 Jun 1880 in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Mary J. HILLS 1, 2-6652 was born on 30 May 1858 in New Hampshire, United States. Mary married (MRIN:2805) Fred M. FARR-6327 on 3 Jun 1880 in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Ethel L. FARR-7912 was born 1 in Aug 1881 in New Hampshire, United States.
  F ii
Sadie M. FARR-7913 was born 1 in Apr 1883 in New Hampshire, United States.
  M iii
Fred M. FARR-7914 was born 1 in Feb 1885 in New Hampshire, United States.
  M iv
Norman N. FARR-7915 was born 1 in Jan 1890 in New Hampshire, United States.

James FURR [Parents]-6330 was born in 1805/1806 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. James married 1 (MRIN:2806) Frances LITCHFIELD "Fanny"-7092 on 7 Dec 1834 in Southill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.


This child not proven.

Frances "Fanny" LITCHFIELD-7092 was christened on 10 Apr 1814 in Southill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Fanny married 1 (MRIN:2806) James FURR-6330 on 7 Dec 1834 in Southill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  F i
Hannah FURR-7093 was christened 1 on 6 May 1838 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M ii Samuel FURR-7094 was christened on 24 Nov 1839.
  M iii
George FURR-7095 was christened 1 on 9 Oct 1842 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M iv
Joseph FURR-7096 was born 1 on 11 May 1845 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened 2 on 13 Jul 1845 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M v
Charles FURR-7097 was born 1 on 26 Jan 1848 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened 2 on 11 Jun 1848 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M vi
Frederick FURR-7098 was born 1 on 8 Feb 1851 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened 2 on 6 Apr 1851 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Jeremy John FARR [Parents]-6332.

Kylie Nicole ROWAN-11723.

They had the following children.

  F i Abby Jo FARR-11724.
  M ii Piper Jade FARR-11725.

Bradley Alan FARR [Parents]-6333.

Jennie Lou MORGAN-11726.

They had the following children.

  F i Ayla Morgan FARR-11727.
  M ii Ryan Brett FARR-11728.

Artemus FARR [Parents] 1, 2-6335 was born 3 on 26 Apr 1776 in Tinmouth, Rutland, Vermont, United States. He died 4 on 18 Oct 1844 in Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, United States. Artemus married 5 (MRIN:2809) Mercy FITCH-6355 on 9 Dec 1802 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Artemus was counted in a census 6 in 1810 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He was counted in a census 7 in 1820 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
JOSLIN, Chloe

Served in 3 Regiment, Vermont Militia commanded by Col. Tyler. Was a Captain at the battle of Plattsburg NY, War of 1812; later on he located at Cincinatti, Ohio, and taught at Lane Seminary. Was named in his father's will, along with Abel, as sons and executors.

Land Records of Chittenden Vermont
FHL US/CAN Film #847977 Vol 9 pp. 35-42
Atemus and Elias Jr. are sued  by their brother Abel for their shares of widow Mary's thirds set off in the estate of Elias Farr, dec'd. in 1832. Artemus is still a resident in Huntington. A Warrant is sent to convey him to jail untill he pays his amount to Abel.

BIRTH: The only place in the world with exactly this name, thought to be derived from one of two English towns: Tynemouth in Northumberland or Teignmouth in Devonshire, both of which are pronounced "Tinmuth" as is this Vermont town.

CENSUS: Two males and one female between 0 and 9 years. Probably Jesse, Patty and Horace.

Mercy FITCH-6355 was born on 23 Mar 1781 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut, United States. She died on 4 May 1816 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. Mercy married 1 (MRIN:2809) Artemus FARR-6335 on 9 Dec 1802 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Jesse Buell FARR-6336 was born on 20 Oct 1803. He died on 23 Nov 1887.
  F ii
Patty FARR-6358 was born on 5 Dec 1804 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. She died in Apr 1865 in London, Ontario, Canada.
  M iii Horace FARR-6359 was born on 8 Jan 1810. He died on 17 Apr 1897.
  F iv Harriet FARR-6360 was born on 16 Aug 1811. She died on 11 Dec 1882.
  M v Leonard FARR-6361 was born on 1 Apr 1814. He died on 24 Dec 1901.
  F vi Mercy FARR-6362 was born on 13 Apr 1816. She died on 19 Oct 1892.

Artemus FARR [Parents] 1, 2-6335 was born 3 on 26 Apr 1776 in Tinmouth, Rutland, Vermont, United States. He died 4 on 18 Oct 1844 in Mount Pleasant, Henry, Iowa, United States. Artemus married 5 (MRIN:2810) Chloe JOSLIN-6363 on 16 Mar 1817 in Vermont, United States.

Artemus was counted in a census 6 in 1810 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He was counted in a census 7 in 1820 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
FITCH, Mercy

Served in 3 Regiment, Vermont Militia commanded by Col. Tyler. Was a Captain at the battle of Plattsburg NY, War of 1812; later on he located at Cincinatti, Ohio, and taught at Lane Seminary. Was named in his father's will, along with Abel, as sons and executors.

Land Records of Chittenden Vermont
FHL US/CAN Film #847977 Vol 9 pp. 35-42
Atemus and Elias Jr. are sued  by their brother Abel for their shares of widow Mary's thirds set off in the estate of Elias Farr, dec'd. in 1832. Artemus is still a resident in Huntington. A Warrant is sent to convey him to jail untill he pays his amount to Abel.

BIRTH: The only place in the world with exactly this name, thought to be derived from one of two English towns: Tynemouth in Northumberland or Teignmouth in Devonshire, both of which are pronounced "Tinmuth" as is this Vermont town.

CENSUS: Two males and one female between 0 and 9 years. Probably Jesse, Patty and Horace.

Chloe JOSLIN-6363 was born about 1790 in Vermont, United States. Chloe married 1 (MRIN:2810) Artemus FARR-6335 on 16 Mar 1817 in Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Orvilla FARR-6364 was born on 8 Jul 1817 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. She died in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.
  M ii Wesley Josiah FARR-6365 was born on 5 Feb 1824. He died on 29 May 1898.

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