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


Arnold J. MILEFCHIK 1-8401 was born 2 on 1 Oct 1923 in Pocahontas, Pocahontas, Iowa, United States. He died 3 on 14 Sep 2016 in Port Clinton, Ottawa, Ohio, United States. Arnold married (MRIN:3701) Ardeth Arlene FARR-8389 on 19 Mar 1949 in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

Arnold J. “Arnie” Milefchik, 92, of Port Clinton, OH, passed away, Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on October 1, 1923, in Pocahontas, IA, the son of Joseph and Mary (Thoma) Milefchik. On March 19, 1949, at St. Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha, NE, he married Ardeth Farr, who survives.

Arnie was a WWII veteran of the U. S. Army, serving with the 805th Aviation Engineers in the South Pacific Theatre. He graduated from Iowa State with a degree in engineering. Arnie worked for GM / New Departure for 33 years in Kansas City and Sandusky, OH, retiring in 1983. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Port Clinton, OH. Arnie was a member of the PCYC, the CIC, Playmaker’s Civic Theatre (which was one of his passions), a 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, on the Ottawa County Board of Health, instrumental in the developing of the Vineyard on Catawba, on the board of directors for BGSU Firelands, and a volunteer at H. B. Magruder Hospital for 20 years, and enjoyed playing golf. Arnie will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends.

Those left to cherish his memory: Loving Wife of 67 years: Ardeth A. Milefchik; Sons: Christopher D. (Linda) Milefchik, David L. (Donnah) Milefchik, Eric N. (Ezzat) Milefchik, Daniel C. (Maria) Milefchik; Daughter: Amy B. (Tim) Goetz; Grandchildren: Brianne Mathews, Sean (Melissa) Cassidy, Michael Milefchik, Sarah (Trevor) Weatherwax, Ian (Melonie) Milefchik, Kristen Milefchik, Evan Milefchik, Zaid Milefchik, Isa Milefchik, Taylor Milefchik, Tabitha (Kristina) Goetz and Clifford Goetz; 10 Great-Grandchildren; Brothers: Dennis (Patricia) Milefchik and Donald (Mary) Milefchik. 

Arnie was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Debra Ann Mathews and foster daughter Barbara (Art) Jaggers.

Visitation will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM, Thursday, September 22, 2016, at the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory in Port Clinton, OH. A Memorial Mass will be conducted by Father John Missler at 11 AM, Friday, September 23, 2016, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Port Clinton, beginning with prayers offered at the funeral home at 10:30 AM. Interment will be in Catawba Island Cemetery, Port Clinton, OH.

Memorial donations may be given to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church 414 Madison St., Port Clinton, OH 43452, Playmaker’s Civic Theatre, P.O. Box 149, Port Clinton, OH 43452 or the Lupus Foundation of America, 12930 Chippewa Road, Brecksville, OH 44141.

Ardeth Arlene FARR [Parents]-8389.


Merle C. HAMILTON-13901 was born 1, 2 on 21 Jun 1919 in Nebraska, United States. He died 3, 4 in Aug 1982 in Nebraska, United States. Merle married (MRIN:3702) Virginia Lou FARR-8391.

Virginia Lou FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-8391 was born 1, 2, 3 on 22 Sep 1919 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. She died 4, 5 on 29 Apr 2012 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. Virginia married (MRIN:3702) Merle C. HAMILTON-13901.

Virginia was counted in a census 6 in 1940 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Hamilton, Virginia L.
Lincoln Journal Star: Web Edition Articles (NE) |  1 May 2012
Virginia L. Hamilton, age 92, of Lincoln, died on Sunday, April 29, 2012 at her home in Lincoln. She was born on September 22, 1919 in Newport to William Eugene and Vesta M. (Foxworthy) Farr.

Virginia is survived by a son, daughter, and granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her husband, Merle.

Virginia's wishes were to be cremated with no funeral service. Burial will be in the Orchard Cemetery. Wyuka Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences at www.wyuka.com

Copyright, 2012, Lincoln Journal Star


James Maxwell LEWELLEN-13902 was born 1, 2 on 3 Mar 1909 in Lawrence, Douglas, Kansas, United States. He died 3, 4 on 27 Oct 1976 in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States. James married (MRIN:3703) Marjorie Ellen FARR-8392 on 15 Dec 1945 in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States.

Marjorie Ellen FARR [Parents]-8392 was born 1, 2 on 11 Dec 1920 in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. She died 3, 4 on 12 Jul 2009 in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States. Marjorie married (MRIN:3703) James Maxwell LEWELLEN-13902 on 15 Dec 1945 in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States.

Marjorie was counted in a census 5 in 1940 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.


Harold Orrie VANKIRK-13903 was born 1, 2 on 16 Mar 1921 in Tyndall, Bon Homme, South Dakota, United States. He died 3, 4 on 3 Jul 1992 in San Diego, California, United States. He was buried 5 on 8 Jul 1992 in Escondido, San Diego, California, United States. Harold married (MRIN:3704) Phyllis Loraine FARR-8393.

Phyllis Loraine FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-8393 was born on 24 Jul 1922 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. She died on 10 May 2014 in California, United States. Phyllis married (MRIN:3704) Harold Orrie VANKIRK-13903.

Phyllis was counted in a census 2 in 1940 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.


Loren Samuel NEGLEY-8402 was born 1, 2, 3 on 12 Mar 1931 in East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, United States. He died 4, 5, 6 on 4 Jul 1980 in Santa Clara, California, United States. Loren married 7 (MRIN:3705) Lois Irene FARR-8394 on 19 Mar 1955 in San Diego, California, United States.

Lois Irene FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-8394 was born on 21 Mar 1927 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. She died on 23 Oct 2012 in Seal Beach, Orange, California, United States. Lois married 1 (MRIN:3705) Loren Samuel NEGLEY-8402 on 19 Mar 1955 in San Diego, California, United States.

Lois was counted in a census 2 in 1940 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Other marriages:
FAY, Alfred L.


Alfred L. FAY-8403.

Lois Irene FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-8394 was born on 21 Mar 1927 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. She died on 23 Oct 2012 in Seal Beach, Orange, California, United States. Lois married (MRIN:3706) Alfred L. FAY-8403 after Aug 1966.

Lois was counted in a census 1 in 1940 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Other marriages:
NEGLEY, Loren Samuel


Russell Eugene O'KEEFE-13904 was born 1 on 14 Jan 1928. He died 2 on 22 Jan 1994 in Beatrice, Gage, Nebraska, United States. Russell married (MRIN:3707) Patricia Fae FARR-8395.

Patricia Fae FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-8395 was born 1 on 26 Oct 1934 in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States. She died 2 on 9 May 2012 in Zephyrhills, Pasco, Florida, United States. Patricia married (MRIN:3707) Russell Eugene O'KEEFE-13904.

Patricia was counted in a census 3 in 1940 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.


Billy Leroy FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1-8398 was born 2, 3 on 9 Feb 1929 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. He died 4, 5 on 20 Oct 2007 in Atkinson, Holt, Nebraska, United States. Billy married (MRIN:3708) Dorothy Ann KARO-13906 on 11 Oct 1950 in Atkinson, Holt, Nebraska, United States.

Dorothy Ann KARO [scrapbook]-13906 was born 1, 2 on 25 May 1929 in Atkinson, Holt, Nebraska, United States. She died 3, 4 on 31 Dec 2009 in Atkinson, Holt, Nebraska, United States. Dorothy married (MRIN:3708) Billy Leroy FARR-8398 on 11 Oct 1950 in Atkinson, Holt, Nebraska, United States.

Dorothy was counted in a census 5 in 1940 in Green Valley Township, Holt, Nebraska, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Janet Jo FARR-13908.
  M ii Jack Kevin FARR-13907 was born on 4 Jan 1958. He died on 12 Dec 1996.

Thomas Joseph SAVAGE-13905 was born 1 on 26 Mar 1878 in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States. He died on 26 Oct 1954 in Orange, California, United States. Thomas married (MRIN:3709) Wilma Catherine MILLER-8399 in 1917 in Nebraska, United States.

Thomas was counted in a census 2 in 1920 in Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska, United States.

Wilma Catherine MILLER 1-8399 was born on 6 Oct 1901 in Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska, United States. She died on 24 Dec 1986 in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States. Wilma married (MRIN:3709) Thomas Joseph SAVAGE-13905 in 1917 in Nebraska, United States.

Wilma was counted in a census 2 in 1920 in Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska, United States. She was counted in a census 3 in 1930 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. She was counted in a census 4 in 1940 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Other marriages:
FARR, Roy Malcolm


Rev. George Merritt Eugene FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-8405 was born 1, 2 on 21 Nov 1865 in Wisconsin, United States. He died 3 on 21 Sep 1946 in Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon, United States. George married 4 (MRIN:3710) Kate LEVI-8409 in 1886 in Wisconsin, United States.

George was counted in a census 5 in 1900 in Bush, Boyd, Nebraska, United States.

Other marriages:
MEISEL, Josephine

O.C. Enterprise, Sun., Sept. 22, 1946

Rev. George Merrill Farr, of West Linn, retired Free Methodist Church minister, died in a local hospital Saturday following a three week's illness.

He was born November 21, 1865 in Wisconsin and came to West Linn one year ago from Clear Lake, Washington. He was a member of the Free Methodist Church in Clear Lake.

He is survived by his widow, Josephine; three sons, Cyrus of Missouri; Clarence of Nebraska and Leroy of Seattle; three daughters, Mrs. Eva Spencer, of Oregon City, Rt. 3; Mrs. Monna Kunz, West Linn and Mrs. Ina Statler of Illinois; one sister, Mrs. Ida Townsend of Nebraska; 33 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Holman-Hankins and Rilance Mortuary, with Rev. Walter Nead, pastor of the Elwood Free Methodist Church, officiating. Internment will be in Mountain View Cemetery.

Kate LEVI 1-8409 was born 2 on 7 Aug 1866 in Vevay, Switzerland, Indiana, United States. She died 3 in 1941 in Missouri, United States. Kate married 4 (MRIN:3710) Rev. George Merritt Eugene FARR-8405 in 1886 in Wisconsin, United States.

Other marriages:
BACON, James Henry

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE: 14 years married. 9 children and 7 living.

They had the following children.

  M i Cyrus Thomas FARR-8410 was born on 17 Apr 1888. He died on 28 Mar 1957.
  M ii Clarence Emanuel FARR-8411 was born on 21 Jun 1890. He died on 28 Oct 1962.
  F iii Eva Alzina FARR-8412 was born in May 1892. She died on 13 Jan 1963.
  M iv Claude Earl FARR-8413 was born on 30 Mar 1894. He died on 14 Nov 1932.
  M v George Ray FARR-8414 was born on 31 Mar 1896. He died on 17 Apr 1920.
  F vi Mona Hazel FARR-8415 was born on 28 Feb 1898. She died in Mar 1990.
  F vii Ina Mae FARR-13916 was born on 24 Feb 1902. She died on 26 Mar 1989.
  M viii Lee Roy FARR-13917 was born on 10 Apr 1900. He died on 6 Sep 1985.

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