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


Levi FARR [Parents]-8432 was born 1 on 20 Jan 1750 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 4 May 1788 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States from by being thrown from the seat of a wagon. Levi married 2 (MRIN:3731) Eunice HADLEY-8476 on 17 Dec 1775 in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:

Levi removed from Littleton, Massachusetts to New Ipswich, NH, ca. 1775-6.  The main road for many years passed from the northeasterly part of Ashby from Townsend, through New Ipswich and on to Keene, NH.  This road was laid out 15 Jan., 1750, and once in use, was a highway for settlers from Massachusetts to settle new lands in New Hampshire. Levi served in the Revolution in the NH line from New Ipswich.

Levi died in New Ipswich, 'killed when thrown from the seat of the wagon', 4 May, 1788 (age 38).  "Death is the lot, the tomb the place, For all the sons of Adam's race."

When the 1790 census was taken, Eunice was head of her household in New Ipswich, NH. She had three living with her in the household. Her neighbors were Nathan Robbins and Stephen Adams.

Eunice HADLEY-8476 was born 1 on 26 Sep 1750 in Westford, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Eunice married 2 (MRIN:3731) Levi FARR-8432 on 17 Dec 1775 in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE: Marriage was recorded at Westford and performed at Littleton.

They had the following children.

  M i Jonathan Hadley FARR-8477 was born on 15 Aug 1776. He died on 18 May 1848.
  F ii
Elizabeth FARR-8478 was born 1, 2 on 17 Feb 1778 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.
  M iii Nathan FARR-8479 was born on 15 Feb 1780. He died on 18 Oct 1873.
  M iv Rufus FARR-8480 was born on 15 Feb 1782.
  M v
Timothy Jones FARR-8481 was born 1, 2 on 6 Aug 1783 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.
  F vi
Eunice FARR-8482 was born 1, 2 on 22 Sep 1785 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.
  M vii
Levi FARR-8483 was born 1, 2 on 4 May 1788 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

Lt. Francis FARR Esq. [Parents] [scrapbook]-8433 was born 1 on 9 Jul 1753 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died 2, 3 on 16 Sep 1819 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Francis married 4, 5 (MRIN:3732) Abigail HASKELL-8501 on 14 Sep 1777 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
LAUGHTON, Sarah

Lt. Francis was a Revolutionary soldier (see National Archives, Pension # W14712).  He was also Town Clerk of Harvard, Mass., from 1787-1819. He served as Town Treasurer from 1803-4.

Sarah applied for a pension on his service at Harvard, Mass., 13 April, 1839, when she was 81 years old.

DEATH: Event Type:Death; Town of Record: Harvard; County of Record: Worcester; Comment: A. 66 Y. /N (A. 66 Y. 2 M. 9 D. DUP.). /N "HE HAD SERVED TOWN CLERK THIRTY YEARS, AND AN ASSESSOR TWENTY YEARS, SELECTMAN SEVEN YEARS."

Abigail HASKELL-8501 was born 1, 2 on 29 Sep 1758 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. She died 3 on 9 Nov 1782 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Abigail married 4, 5 (MRIN:3732) Lt. Francis FARR Esq.-8433 on 14 Sep 1777 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

DEATH: Wife of Captain Francis Farr, age 24.

They had the following children.

  F i
Abigail Haskell FARR-8503 was born 1, 2 on 31 Dec 1777 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. She died in 1778 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
  M ii
Francis FARR-8504 was born 1, 2 on 27 Feb 1781 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. He died 3 on 22 Feb 1799 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
  F iii
Anna Goodhue FARR-8505 was born 1, 2 on 20 Oct 1782 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. She died on 12 Feb 1799 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States from of Consumption.

Lt. Francis FARR Esq. [Parents] [scrapbook]-8433 was born 1 on 9 Jul 1753 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died 2, 3 on 16 Sep 1819 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Francis married 4 (MRIN:3733) Sarah LAUGHTON-8502 on 24 Jan 1783 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
HASKELL, Abigail

Lt. Francis was a Revolutionary soldier (see National Archives, Pension # W14712).  He was also Town Clerk of Harvard, Mass., from 1787-1819. He served as Town Treasurer from 1803-4.

Sarah applied for a pension on his service at Harvard, Mass., 13 April, 1839, when she was 81 years old.

DEATH: Event Type:Death; Town of Record: Harvard; County of Record: Worcester; Comment: A. 66 Y. /N (A. 66 Y. 2 M. 9 D. DUP.). /N "HE HAD SERVED TOWN CLERK THIRTY YEARS, AND AN ASSESSOR TWENTY YEARS, SELECTMAN SEVEN YEARS."

Sarah LAUGHTON-8502 was born 1 on 8 May 1758 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. She died 2 on 3 Jun 1830 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Sarah married 3 (MRIN:3733) Lt. Francis FARR Esq.-8433 on 24 Jan 1783 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Asa FARR-8506 was born on 12 Dec 1783. He died on 5 Jun 1854.
  M ii
Thomas FARR-8507 was born 1, 2 on 8 Jan 1786 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.



He was living in Harvard, Mass. in 1839, as he signed an affidavit stating that his mother had made her home with him after Francis' death.
  M iii Levi FARR-8508 was born on 15 Mar 1788. He died on 19 Jan 1821.
  M iv Rev. Jonathan FARR-8509 was born on 20 Sep 1790. He died on 15 Jun 1845 from of consumption.
  F v
Sarah FARR-8510 was born 1, 2 on 10 Oct 1792 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.



She was still alive in April, 1839, when she signed an affidavit in support of her mother's Revolutionary War widow's pension. She was living in Harvard and stated that she had lived with her mother most of the time since her father's death, and knew that her mother had remained a widow.
  F vi
Lydia FARR (twin)-8511 was born 1, 2 on 27 Mar 1796 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
  F vii
Hannah FARR (twin)-8512 was born 1, 2 on 27 Mar 1796 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
  M viii
William FARR-14043 was born on 29 Mar 1798.

William FARR Jr. [Parents]-8434 was born 1 on 21 Jun 1755 in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 3 Feb 1834 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. William married 2 (MRIN:3734) Lucy HADLEY-8439 on 15 Feb 1780 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:

William Farr and Levi Farr married sisters, the Hadley girls of Westford. These two families were very close throughout their lives together. William, along with brothers, Levi and Nathaniel, were among the first grantees of the town of "Neshobe" (Brandon, Vt.), granted by Governor Wentworth on 3 Nov., 1761.  They never took up their claims in Brandon. William removed to Ashby, Massachusetts, where he was living when the 1790 census was taken.

William Farr was a Revolutionary soldier in the NH line, enlisting first at Cambridge, Massachusetts, completing eight months of service in the company of Captain Bryant at the capture of Burgoyne's Army; He also entered service in the Massachusetts line, Jan., 1776, under Captain Diamon Morton; Colonel Knox's Regiment, going by way of New London, NH to New York. He served in Captain Norton's Company until the 1st of Jan., 1777, when he was dismissed. William applied for a survivor's pension (20 April, 1818 and March of 1821), and was "destitute of property". On May 11, 1785, William Farr came from Harvard, Mass. with wife Lucy, and daughters Sally & Molly, to Shirley, Mass., remained a short time (taken in by James Parker), and eventually settled in Ashby, Massachusetts.

Lucy HADLEY-8439 was born 1 on 8 Apr 1758 in Westford, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Lucy married 2 (MRIN:3734) William FARR Jr.-8434 on 15 Feb 1780 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Infant FARR-8525 died 1 in Jul 1780 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
  M ii
William FARR-8522 was born 1, 2 on 24 Sep 1781 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. He died 3 on 25 Aug 1783 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States from of drowning in a well.

DEATH: 2 years.
  F iii Sarah FARR-8519 was born on 9 Jan 1783.
  F iv Mary FARR-8520 was born on 12 Jun 1784. She died on 23 Nov 1819.
  F v
Cynthia FARR-8523 was born 1, 2, 3 on 15 Jan 1788 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.
  M vi William FARR-8521 was born on 27 Sep 1789. He died on 4 Apr 1847 from of liver desease.
  M vii Willard FARR-8524 was born on 4 Dec 1791. He died on 24 Oct 1831.
  M viii
Nahum FARR-8526 was born 1 on 30 Sep 1794 in Ashby, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died 2 on 22 Aug 1796 in Ashby, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Worcester FARR [Parents]-8441 was born 1 on 31 Dec 1806 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 14 May 1881 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States from caused by a fall. Worcester married 3 (MRIN:3735) Abial KNEELAND "Abigail"-8444 on 3 Mar 1831 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Worcester was counted in a census 4 in 1880 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Accidentally died from falling out of a wagon.

DEATH: Death record says that his parents were Amos and Abigail Farr.

Abial "Abigail" KNEELAND-8444 was born on 15 May 1809 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 1 on 3 Nov 1889 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States from of heart disease. Abigail married 2 (MRIN:3735) Worcester FARR-8441 on 3 Mar 1831 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Abigail was counted in a census 3 in 1880 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Lestina A. FARR-8445 was born on 2 Sep 1831. She died on 7 Mar 1857.
  M ii
Gilbert W. FARR-8446 was born 1 on 27 Jan 1833 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 17 Jul 1838 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.
  M iii
Chester D. FARR-8447 was born 1 on 21 Aug 1834 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 28 Dec 1838 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.
  M iv Frank Henry FARR-8448 was born on 4 Aug 1836. He died on 24 Jan 1895.
  M v Ira Dellos FARR-8449 was born on 9 Mar 1838. He died on 12 Nov 1913.
  M vi Capt. Dennie W. FARR-8450 was born on 7 Jan 1840. He died on 5 May 1864.
  M vii
James E. FARR 1-8451 was born 2 on 24 Jun 1843 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 7 Feb 1853 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States from of scarlitina.
  M viii Charles M. FARR-8452 was born on 27 Jun 1845. He died on 23 Aug 1887.
  M ix
Bernard S. FARR 1-8453 was born 2 on 29 Jul 1847 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 6 Feb 1853 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States from of scarlitina.
  M x Edwin H. FARR-8454 was born on 24 Oct 1849. He died on 21 Aug 1920.
  F xi Helen E. FARR-8455 was born on 10 Jan 1852.

William Riley SNOW-8462 was born on 5 Jan 1806 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. William married 1 (MRIN:3736) Marcia C. FARR-8442 on 9 Jul 1829 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Marcia C. FARR [Parents]-8442 was born 1 on 14 Feb 1809 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Marcia married 2 (MRIN:3736) William Riley SNOW-8462 on 9 Jul 1829 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Lyman P. FARR [Parents]-8443 was born 1 on 18 Aug 1811 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 13 Jul 1879 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Lyman married 3 (MRIN:3737) Lydia COBLEIGH-8463 before 1836 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
SMITH, Lois

Lydia COBLEIGH-8463 was born on 24 Mar 1812 in Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 1 on 15 Aug 1840 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Lydia married 2 (MRIN:3737) Lyman P. FARR-8443 before 1836 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Mary A. FARR-8465 was born in Jun 1836 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 1 on 2 May 1852 in Somerset, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Lyman P. FARR [Parents]-8443 was born 1 on 18 Aug 1811 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 13 Jul 1879 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Lyman married 3 (MRIN:3738) Lois SMITH-8464 on 12 Apr 1842 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
COBLEIGH, Lydia

Lois SMITH [Parents]-8464 was born on 12 May 1824 in Londonderry, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died on 9 Jan 1887 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Lois married 1 (MRIN:3738) Lyman P. FARR-8443 on 12 Apr 1842 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Clark COVEY-8456. Clark married 1 (MRIN:3739) Lestina A. FARR-8445 in 1852.

Lestina A. FARR [Parents] 1-8445 was born 2 on 2 Sep 1831 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 on 7 Mar 1857 in Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States. Lestina married 4 (MRIN:3739) Clark COVEY-8456 in 1852.


Frank Henry FARR [Parents] 1-8448 was born 2 on 4 Aug 1836 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 24 Jan 1895 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. Frank married 3 (MRIN:3740) Phila M. PRENTICE-8466 in Oct 1859.

Other marriages:
NELSON, Ellen P.

Phila M. PRENTICE-8466 was born on 14 Mar 1838 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 1 on 27 Mar 1864 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. Phila married 2 (MRIN:3740) Frank Henry FARR-8448 in Oct 1859.

They had the following children.

  F i
Sidney H. FARR-8468 was born 1 on 12 Feb 1862 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

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