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


William Isaac "Willie" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2-7848 was born 3, 4 on 8 Feb 1877 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died in Aug 1953. He was buried 5 in Aug 1953 in Chambersville, Owen, Indiana, United States. Willie married 6 (MRIN:3473) Endamila CHAMBERS-9287 on 29 Sep 1901 in Owen, Indiana, United States.

Willie was counted in a census 7 in 1930 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

CENSUS: In the household of his brother John.

Endamila CHAMBERS [scrapbook]-9287 was born 1, 2 on 31 Mar 1877 in Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 22 Feb 1926 in Indiana, United States. Endamila married 4 (MRIN:3473) William Isaac FARR "Willie"-7848 on 29 Sep 1901 in Owen, Indiana, United States.

Endamila was counted in a census 5 in 1900 in Washington Township, Owen, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Gilberta L. FARR-12221 was born on 12 Jul 1903. She died on 21 Apr 1981 from of sepsis.

Jefferson FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2-7849 was born 3 on 25 Dec 1882 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 4, 5 on 28 Jul 1970 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He was buried in 1970 in Greenlawn Cem, Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Jefferson married 6, 7 (MRIN:3474) Flossie Mae MCDOWELL-7852 on 14 Oct 1906 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

BIRTH: Possibly Martinsville.

Flossie Mae MCDOWELL 1-7852 was born 2, 3 on 28 Aug 1889 in Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 15 Jan 1978 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Flossie married 6, 7 (MRIN:3474) Jefferson FARR-7849 on 14 Oct 1906 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Melvin Eugene FARR-9289 was born on 12 Mar 1918. He died on 30 Apr 1984.

Charles Thomas GASKINS-9296 was born 1, 2 on 6 Mar 1882 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3 in Jun 1967 in Indiana, United States. Charles married 4 (MRIN:3475) Orpha A. FARR "Orphie"-7850 on 22 Feb 1905 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Orpha A. "Orphie" FARR [Parents] 1-7850 was born 2, 3 on 11 Nov 1885 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 4 on 29 Jul 1969 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. Orphie married 5 (MRIN:3475) Charles Thomas GASKINS-9296 on 22 Feb 1905 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.


John Newton FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2-7851 was born 3, 4 on 12 Mar 1891 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 5, 6 on 18 Oct 1980 in Brownsburg, Hendricks, Indiana, United States from of renal failure. John married 7 (MRIN:3476) Grace Murl GIFFORD-9288 on 10 Mar 1912 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Grace Murl GIFFORD-9288 was born 1 on 12 Aug 1894 in Tipton, Tipton, Indiana, United States. She died 2 on 31 Aug 1962 in Brownsburg, Hendricks, Indiana, United States. Grace married 3 (MRIN:3476) John Newton FARR-7851 on 10 Mar 1912 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Benjamin Joseph FARR-9293 was born on 5 Jan 1913. He died on 24 Feb 1974.
  F ii Iona Pauline FARR-9294 was born on 13 Apr 1927. She died on 22 Sep 1986.
  M iii
Robert Wayne FARR-9295 was born 1 on 30 Aug 1923 in Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 13 Oct 1926 in Indiana, United States.

Cecil Cherry WRIGHT-12216 was born 1 on 27 Nov 1903 in Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States. Cecil married 2 (MRIN:3477) Cecil Wanda FARR-7854 on 24 Aug 1929 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Cecil Wanda FARR [Parents] 1, 2-7854 was born 3 on 17 Sep 1899 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 25 Dec 1988 in Brevard, Florida, United States. She was buried 6 in Cedar Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States. Cecil married 7 (MRIN:3477) Cecil Cherry WRIGHT-12216 on 24 Aug 1929 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Cecil was counted in a census 8 in 1910 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. She was counted in a census 9 in 1920 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Cecil is listed as a son of Willard and Maggie in the 1900 Census and as a daughter in the 1910 and 1920 Census'.

CENSUS: Transcribed incorrectly as E? W Farr. The original shows a capital C over a small c.


Robert R. DILLMAN-12217 was born 1, 2 on 16 Feb 1907 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3 on 28 Dec 1962 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States from of a cerebral vascular accident. Robert married 4 (MRIN:3478) Gay Annetta FARR-7856 on 11 Aug 1929 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Gay Annetta FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-7856 was born 2 on 25 Apr 1903 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 22 Mar 1991 in Indiana, United States. Gay married 4 (MRIN:3478) Robert R. DILLMAN-12217 on 11 Aug 1929 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.


Charles G. POOLITSAN-12215 was born 1, 2 on 4 Jul 1906 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States. He died 3, 4 on 17 Mar 1981 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Charles married 5 (MRIN:3479) Ruby P. FARR-7857 on 2 Jul 1932 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Greek Orthodox services for Charles G. Poolitsan, 74, of 403 N. Walnut St., who died Tuesday at Bloomington Hospital will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Allen Funeral Home. Father James Bousakis will officiate. Burial will be in Valhalla Memory Gardens. Born July 4, 1906, in Dayton, Ohio, he was the son of George C, and Angelika (Zaharako) Poolitsan. His parents had come to America in the 1890s from Sparta, Greece, and settled in Bloomington in 1906, opening the Candy Kitchen on the square in that year. After the candy shop closed in 1926, the four boys decided to open a restaurant near the comer of Fifth and Indiana, the former site of the Book Nook Restaurant. Specializing in Greek food, The Gables was owned and operated by the Poolitsan brothers from 1932 until 1968. The family owned the building during the time in which Hoagy Carmichael wrote "Stardust' at the Book Nook. He was a member of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Indianapolis and the Elks Club, of which he was past exalted ruler. Survivors include his wife, Ruby P. (Farr); two daughters, Barbara S. Adams of White Pines, Tenn., and Angelika Halstead of Plainfield; two brothers, Peter C. of Bloomington and Nick G. of Pompano Beach, Fla.; one sister, Catherine Topolgus of Bloomington; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Chris. Friends may call at the funeral home 2-9 today. An Elks memorial service will be held 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. BLOOMINGTON (Ind.) HERALD-TELEPHONE, 18 March 1981.

Ruby P. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-7857 was born 2, 3, 4 on 5 Jan 1905 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 5, 6 on 18 Apr 1993 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. Ruby married 7 (MRIN:3479) Charles G. POOLITSAN-12215 on 2 Jul 1932 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Indianapolis - Ruby Poolitsan, 88, of Indianapolis, formerly of Bloomington, died Sunday at Lakeview Manor Nursing Center. Born Jan. 5, 1905, in Bloomington, she was the daughter of Willard and Maggie (Whisenand) Farr. She was a retired medical assistant and x-ray technician with Dr. James N. Topolgus. Survivors include two daughters, Ann Halstead of Speedway and Barbara Adams of Marietta, Ga.; two brothers, Wallace Farr of Texas and Earl Farr of Illinois; one sister, Oneta Smith of Nashville; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles G. Poolitsan, in 1981; and two sisters, Cecil Wright and Gay Griffin. Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Allen Funeral Home in Bloomington with the Rev. Terry Allshouse officiating. Burial will be at Valhalla Memory Gardens in Bloomington. Friends may call 5-7 p.m. today at the funeral home. BLOOMINGTON HERALDTIMES, 20 April 1993, p. A2.


Robert Rogers SMITH-12218 was born 1, 2 on 15 May 1906 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3, 4 on 23 Mar 1962 in Hanover, Jefferson, Indiana, United States. Robert married (MRIN:3480) Oneta M. FARR-7858 before 1940 in Indiana, United States.

Oneta M. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-7858 was born 2, 3 on 18 May 1908 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 26 Sep 1994 in Nashville, Brown, Indiana, United States. Oneta married (MRIN:3480) Robert Rogers SMITH-12218 before 1940 in Indiana, United States.

Nashville - Oneta Farr Smith, 86, of Nashville, died Monday at Brown County Community Health Care. Born May 18, 1908, in Monroe County, she was the daughter of Willard and Maggie (Whisnand) Farr. She was a retired nurse and a member of Christian Science. Survivors include two sons, Richard Smith of Nashville and Donald R. Smith of Las Vegas, Nev.; one daughter, Marilyn Smith Rosenfeld of Newton, Mass.; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Rogers Smith. Private family services are scheduled. Burial will be at Payne Cemetery in Bloomington. There will be no visitation. Deremiah-Frye Mortuary, Greene and Harrell Chapel, in Bloomington is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Boy Scouts of America, Bloomington Chapel. BLOOMINGTON HERALD-TIMES, 28 Sept. 1994.


Earl Jefferson FARR [Parents] 1-7860 was born 2, 3 on 11 Apr 1912 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 4 on 16 Jun 1993 in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States. Earl married (MRIN:3481) Grace C. GERLACH-11430 on 18 Jul 1934.

Grace C. GERLACH-11430 was born 1 on 19 Jun 1912 in Ambia, Benton, Indiana, United States. She died 2 on 4 Oct 1979 in Fowler, Benton, Indiana, United States. Grace married (MRIN:3481) Earl Jefferson FARR-7860 on 18 Jul 1934.

They had the following children.

  F i
Constance A. "Connie" FARR-11432 was born 1, 2, 3 on 5 Jun 1936 in Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States. She died 4, 5 on 10 Aug 2008 in Bradenton, Manatee, Florida, United States.

Connie was counted in a census 6 in 1940 in Illinois, United States.

We have lost another fine person in Constance A. Farr Fairchild, originally of Danville, Ill. Connie passed away at 11 p.m. Aug. 10, 2008, of heart and kidney issues. She is succeeded by her two children, Daniel and wife, Kathleen Sweet with their children, Lauren, Victoria and Megan, and Connie's daughter, Angela and husband, Johnny Aguirre. Connie has two sisters, Kay and Phyllis, brothers, Joseph, John and James. Connie was born in Danville, Ill., began a modeling profession. She then moved to Champaign, Ill., and began a career in interior design, and then later retired in Bradenton, Fla. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15 at Brown & Sons Funeral Home, 5624 26th St., West Bradenton, Fla. Contributions may be given to Tidewell Hospice, who were extremely helpful for Connie's care. On line condolences may be made to www.brownand sonsfuneral.com.
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  F ii Helen Kay FARR-11431.
  M iii Joe E. FARR-11428.
  M iv James Author FARR-11427.
  M v John FARR-11429.
  F vi Phyllis Joan FARR-11881 was born on 30 Dec 1940. She died on 28 Sep 2015.

Alfred Almon SLOAN-12492 was born 1 on 4 Nov 1891 in Oklahoma, United States. He died 2 on 17 Oct 1955 in Guthrie, Logan, Oklahoma, United States. Alfred married 3 (MRIN:3482) Crystal Irene FARR-7862 on 7 Apr 1921 in Guthrie, Logan, Oklahoma, United States.

Crystal Irene FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-7862 was born 2, 3 on 6 Jan 1897 in Missouri, United States. She died 4 on 10 Sep 1970 in Enid, Garfield, Oklahoma, United States. Crystal married 5 (MRIN:3482) Alfred Almon SLOAN-12492 on 7 Apr 1921 in Guthrie, Logan, Oklahoma, United States.

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