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


Jacob FARR Sr. [scrapbook]-9141 was born about 1733 in England, United Kingdom.

Said to have come from England in the mid 1750s.

MILITARY: Discharge date. Service length 1 month 4 days. Marched 110 miles to Ticonderoga on the alarm May 8th 1777.

He had the following children.

  M i Jacob FARR Jr.-9126 was born about 1758. He died on 22 Nov 1827 from suddenly.

Ossian NYSTROM-9132 was born on 3 Jun 1907 in Illinois, United States. He died on 1 Jun 1985 in Zephyrhills, Pasco, Florida, United States. Ossian married (MRIN:3992) Avis Margaret FARR-9131 about 1931 in Illinois, United States.

Avis Margaret FARR [Parents]-9131 was born on 30 Sep 1909 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. She died on 5 Apr 1992 in Pinellas, Pinellas, Florida, United States. Avis married (MRIN:3992) Ossian NYSTROM-9132 about 1931 in Illinois, United States.


Marvin Andrus FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-9133 was born on 9 Aug 1852 in Schroon, Essex, New York, United States. Marvin married (MRIN:3993) Charlotte CAMP-9134 on 28 Jan 1886 in Schroon, Essex, New York, United States.

Marvin was counted in a census 1 in 1860 in East Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

Charlotte CAMP-9134 was born about 1855 in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. Charlotte married (MRIN:3993) Marvin Andrus FARR-9133 on 28 Jan 1886 in Schroon, Essex, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Newton FARR-9135 was born on 25 Dec 1887 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. He died 1 in Nov 1967 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

Newton was counted in a census 2 in 1910 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.
  F ii
Barbara Charlotte FARR-9136 was born on 16 Feb 1906 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

Barbara was counted in a census 1 in 1910 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

Gage Hughes AVERY-9270 was born on 6 Jan 1880 in Bellevue, Eaton, Michigan, United States. Gage married (MRIN:3994) Ethel FARR-9140 on 27 Jun 1905 in Onekama, Manistee, Michigan, United States.

Ethel FARR [Parents]-9140 was born on 10 Mar 1880 in New York, United States. Ethel married (MRIN:3994) Gage Hughes AVERY-9270 on 27 Jun 1905 in Onekama, Manistee, Michigan, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Margaret Farr AVERY-9399 was born on 24 Oct 1906. She died on 2 Dec 2005.

Jacob FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-9143 was born on 8 Sep 1780 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 1, 2 on 1 May 1864 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States from of paralysis. He was buried in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. Jacob married (MRIN:3995) Betsey TAPLIN-9199 about 1807 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Jacob was counted in a census 3 in 1850 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. He was counted in a census 4 in 1860 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

DEATH: Father listed as Jacob and mother listed as Rhoda which turns out to be a transcription error. In the original, FHL film #2110573, the name is spelled "Phebe".

Betsey TAPLIN [scrapbook]-9199 was born 1 in 1786 in Massachusetts, United States. She died 2 on 11 Nov 1862 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. Betsey married (MRIN:3995) Jacob FARR-9143 about 1807 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Betsey was counted in a census 3 in 1850 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. She was counted in a census 4 in 1860 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

DEATH: "ae. 76 yrs."

They had the following children.

  M i Zelotas FARR-9289 was born on 16 Jul 1808. He died on 15 Jan 1857.
  M ii Chester N. FARR-9287 was born on 20 Oct 1809.
  M iii Amos FARR-9290 was born on 27 Feb 1811. He died on 11 Feb 1902.
  F iv Levina T. FARR-9288 was born on 7 Mar 1813.
  M v Horace FARR-9225 was born about 1820. He died on 23 Oct 1877.
  F vi Susan FARR-9226 was born on 18 Oct 1825.
  M vii
Jacob Edwin FARR-9227 was born 1 about 1830 in of Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Jacob was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.



Edwin J. Farr, M. D., came to Kenosha in 1855, and the following year removed to Prairie du Sac, Sauk county, and in 1857 to Mauston, Juneau county, and in 1869 to Eau Claire.  He was born at Corinth, Orange county, Vermont, August 24, 1832.  He was educated at Castleton Medical College and graduated in 1851, and practiced at white River Junction, Vermont, until he came to Wisconsin.  He was assistant surgeon of the Second Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry for five months, and with Thirtieth Wisconsin Regiment for nearly three years.  He was post surgeon at Ft. Sully from July, 1863, to October, 1864, and had charge of the prison hospital at Louisville from January to August, 1865.

Dr. Farr was mayor of the city of Eau Claire and railroad surgeon for the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha and the Wisconsin & Minnesota Railway Companies.  He was a member of the A. F. & A. M. (Grand High Priest and Grand Master), I. O. O. F. and A. O. U. W.  He was married at White River Junction in January, 1855, to Emily L. Sawyer.  They had two children, twins:  Ewin B. and Emily B., born August 14, 1867.  Dr. Farr died July 10, 1914.

-Transcribed from the "History of Eau Claire County Wisconsin, 1914," page 318

Amos FARR [Parents]-9144 was born 1 on 6 Nov 1786 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 30 Sep 1861 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Amos married 3 (MRIN:3996) Polly HADLEY-9514 on 20 Mar 1845 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Amos was counted in a census 4 in 1860 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
MOULTON, Anna

Polly HADLEY-9514 was born on 11 Nov 1799 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. She died on 11 Sep 1856 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Polly married 1 (MRIN:3996) Amos FARR-9144 on 20 Mar 1845 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.


Amos FARR [Parents]-9144 was born 1 on 6 Nov 1786 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 30 Sep 1861 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Amos married (MRIN:3997) Anna MOULTON-9618 on 8 Jun 1813 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Amos was counted in a census 3 in 1860 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
HADLEY, Polly

Anna MOULTON-9618 was born on 19 Nov 1792 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States. She died on 19 May 1844 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States. She was buried in Upper Plains, Bradford, Orange, Vermont. Anna married (MRIN:3997) Amos FARR-9144 on 8 Jun 1813 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Diantha FARR-9619 was born in BEF ABT 1814 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.
  M ii
Denison FARR-9620 was born on 29 Nov 1819 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.
  M iii Moses Denison FARR-9615 was born on 29 Nov 1819. He died on 17 May 1887.

Loren FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-9145 was born in 1790 in Piermont, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 31 Mar 1869 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Loren married 1 (MRIN:3998) Joanna Collins KELLEY-9490 on 8 Feb 1816 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

DEATH: Parents listed as Jacob and Phebe Farr.

Joanna Collins KELLEY-9490 was born on 4 Sep 1792 in Sandown, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 25 May 1878 in Vermont, United States. Joanna married 1 (MRIN:3998) Loren FARR-9145 on 8 Feb 1816 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Marriage Notes:

CENSUS: 3 sons and 1 daughter.

They had the following children.

  F i Hariat Lovel FARR-9594 was born on 5 Nov 1821.
  M ii Hartwell Lovel FARR-9595 was born on 5 Nov 1821. He died on 15 Aug 1891 from of dropsy.
  M iii George Washington Wilton FARR-9491 was born on 11 Sep 1828.
  F iv
Joanna C FARR-9492 was born in Apr 1830 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States. She died 1 on 7 Feb 1831 in Bradford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Benjamin FARR [Parents]-9148 was born 1 on 15 Feb 1799 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. Benjamin married 2 (MRIN:3999) Mary STEVENS-9544 on 10 Nov 1824 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Mary STEVENS-9544 was born about 1806 in Vermont, United States. She died on 18 Mar 1866 in Lunenburg, Essex, Vermont, United States. Mary married 1 (MRIN:3999) Benjamin FARR-9148 on 10 Nov 1824 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Horatio Nelson FARR-9545 was born on 24 Feb 1833. He died on 29 Jun 1911.

Roswell FARR [Parents] [scrapbook]-9149 was born in 1805 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 1, 2 on 14 Jan 1864 in Cabot, Washington, Vermont, United States from of consumption. Roswell married 3, 4 (MRIN:4000) Fanny M HARVEY-9282 on 18 Jun 1842 in Woodbury, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Fanny M HARVEY [scrapbook]-9282 was born on 18 Sep 1818 in Woodbury, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died on 23 Apr 1901. She was buried in Harvey Cemetery, Woodbury, Washington, Vermont, United States. Fanny married 1, 2 (MRIN:4000) Roswell FARR-9149 on 18 Jun 1842 in Woodbury, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Fanny was also known 3 as Fannie Hardy.

They had the following children.

  F i
Minnie Augusta FARR-9283 was born 1 on 12 Dec 1860 in Cabot, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died on 23 Jul 1872 in Cabot, Washington, Vermont, United States. She was buried in Harvey Cemetery, Woodbury, Washington, Vermont, United States.

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