Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Walter Nelson FARR (BREWER) [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 on 1 Apr 1885 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 21 Sep 1936 in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States. He was buried on 25 Sep 1936 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Walter married 4 Elizabeth PARRY 5 on 14 Jan 1909 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

From mother's first marriage, but was adopted by Enoch and took the "Farr" name.

Elizabeth PARRY [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3, 4 on 26 Aug 1883 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 5 on 26 Apr 1931 in Pacific Ocean. She was buried on 3 May 1931 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Elizabeth married 6 Walter Nelson FARR (BREWER) 7 on 14 Jan 1909 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Died on ship coming from Hawaii.

They had the following children.

  M i Harold Parry FARR was born on 25 Feb 1910. He died on 30 Mar 1980.
  F ii
Doris Florence FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 on 7 May 1912 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 2 on 14 Aug 1914 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was buried 3 on 17 Aug 1914 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.
  M iii Walter Russell FARR was born on 26 Aug 1915. He died on 3 Jan 1975.
  M iv Grant Noel FARR was born on 25 Dec 1919. He died on 9 May 1985.
  F v Elizabeth FARR.

Harold Parry FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 25 Feb 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 30 Mar 1980 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried on 2 Apr 1980 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Harold married 3 Nellie Louise JAY on 28 Jul 1932 in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.

Harold was counted in a census 4 in 1930 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
BROWN FERRIN, Beulah Eliza

Nellie Louise JAY was born 1 in 1912 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 25 May 1967 in Roy, Weber, Utah, United States. She was buried on 29 May 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Nellie married 2 Harold Parry FARR on 28 Jul 1932 in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.

Nellie was counted in a census 3 in 1920 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Marlene Louise FARR was born on 7 Mar 1933. She died on 8 Jan 2012.
  F ii Joyce FARR.
  M iii Robert Shirley FARR.

Harold Parry FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 25 Feb 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 30 Mar 1980 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried on 2 Apr 1980 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Harold married Beulah Eliza BROWN FERRIN on 23 Jul 1969.

Harold was counted in a census 3 in 1930 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
JAY, Nellie Louise

Beulah Eliza BROWN FERRIN.


Walter Russell FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 26 Aug 1915 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 4, 5 on 3 Jan 1975. He was buried on 10 Jan 1975 in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States. Walter married Eleanor Amelia WEAVER on 1 Apr 1942.

Walter was counted in a census 6 in 1930 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was counted in a census 7 in 1940 in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States.

Eleanor Amelia WEAVER.

They had the following children.

  F i Noel Ellen FARR.

Grant Noel FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 25 Dec 1919 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 9 May 1985 in College Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried on 12 May 1985 in State College, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. Grant married 3 Carmen Marie MENDIOLA on 21 May 1945 in Pierce, Washington, United States.

Grant was counted in a census 4 in 1930 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Dr. Grant N. Farr
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - Dr. Grant Noel Farr, 65, formerly of Ogden, died Thursday, May 9, 1985, at a State College hospital of emphysema.

He was born Dec. 25, 1919. in Ogden, a son of Walter N. and Elizabeth Parry Farr.

He married Carmen Mendiola May 21. 1945, in Tacoma, Wash.

Mr. Farr attended schools in Ogden, graduating from Ogden High School In 1937. He left Ogden after graduation to attend the University of California at Berkeley. He received a doctorate degree in economics while serving as an associate professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

He was a professor and in leadership of the economics department at Penn State University for several years. retiring due to ill health.

Surviving are his widow of State College, a son, Grant J. Farr, Pennsylvania; a daughter, Mrs. Thomas M. (Barbara) Broitman. Virginia; and one granddaughter; a sister, Mrs. Wayne H. (Elizabeth) Braithwaite, Ogden. He was preceded in death by two brothers.

Private funeral services and interment will be in State College on Sunday.

Funeral directors, Koch Funeral Home, State College, Pa.

Carmen Marie MENDIOLA [scrapbook] was born 1 on 30 Mar 1918. She died 2 on 25 May 1997 in State College, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. Carmen married 3 Grant Noel FARR on 21 May 1945 in Pierce, Washington, United States.


Wayne H. BRAITHWAITE [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 8 Mar 1924 in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 29 Feb 2012 in South Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Wayne married Elizabeth FARR on 25 Sep 1946 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Wayne H. Braithwaite passed away of cancer on his wife's "twenty-second" leap year birthday and eight days short of his eighty-eight birthday at his home in South Ogden.

He was born March 8, 1924 in Manti, Utah to Clinton J. and Eva Hall Braithwaite. He married Elizabeth Farr in the Salt Lake LDS Temple sixty-five years ago.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII and the Korean War. As an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he served as MIA Superintendent, Stake Finance Clerk, High Priest Group Leader, and most recently loved being the greeter.

As an officer of the credit union, he served on the credit committee. Wayne was the local and the State President of the National Association of Letter Carriers and retired from the post office after many years of service. He enjoyed repairing watches for over fifty years, where he met lots of nice people.

He and his sweetheart enjoyed the Weber Waffies Travel Trailer Club and were snowbirds to Arizona for twenty years. His favorite times were being with his family.

Wayne is survived by his wife; sons, Jay (Jean) Braithwaite, Riverdale; and Lyle F. (Jill) Braithwaite, West Valley City; daughters, Ilene (Marlin) Hoffmann, Pleasant View; and Carol Wilson, South Ogden; fourteen grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren with three more on the way; brothers, Wallace (Lora) Braithwaite; and Carl Braithwaite; and sister, Elga (Erick) Nicholls. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Lynn and sisters, Maxine Petersen and Maurine Draper.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 5, 2012 at Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Boulevard. Friends may visit family on Sunday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Monday from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. at the mortuary.
Interment: Ogden City Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News on March 2, 2012.

Elizabeth FARR [Parents].


Richard James FOWLER 1 was born 2, 3 on 30 May 1885 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was christened on 2 Jul 1885 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 4 on 24 Apr 1967 in Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States. He was buried on 29 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Richard married 5 Sarah Florence FARR (BREWER) 6 on 15 Mar 1911 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Sarah Florence FARR (BREWER) [Parents] 1 was born on 25 Jul 1887 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was christened on 2 Sep 1887 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 5 Sep 1959 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was buried on 8 Sep 1959 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Sarah married 2 Richard James FOWLER 3 on 15 Mar 1911 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Sarah was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Child of mother's first husband, but adopted by Enoch and took Farr name.


Enoch Dale FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 5 Feb 1891 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 21 Jan 1962. Enoch married 3 Mabel Madeleine GIBSON 4 on 15 Jan 1919 in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

Enoch was counted in a census 5 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Mabel Madeleine GIBSON 1 was born on 3 Aug 1895 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 2 on 9 Aug 1969 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Mabel married 3 Enoch Dale FARR 4 on 15 Jan 1919 in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

Mabel was counted in a census 5 in 1940 in Alameda, California, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Evelyn N. FARR.
  M ii Maurice D. FARR was born on 24 Oct 1921. He died on 25 Oct 1982.

James Roland FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 12 Jul 1893 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. James married 4 Miriam ROWBOTHAM 5 on 15 Oct 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

James was counted in a census 6 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
ROWBOTHAM, Irene Elizabeth

Miriam ROWBOTHAM [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 19 Jul 1898 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 3 on 16 Jul 1952 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was buried 4 on 19 Jul 1952 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Miriam married 5 James Roland FARR 6 on 15 Oct 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Ogden Standard Examiner July 17, 1952 p. 6B

Miriam Farr

Mrs. Miriam Rowbotham Farr, 53, 540 8th St, died yesterday in the Dee hospital after a short illness.

Mrs. Farr was a lifelong resident of Ogden. She had been an active member of the L. D. S. 8th ward, serving as secretary of the Primary association and Relief society and as teacher in the Y. W. M. I. A. and Sunday school. She was also a visiting teacher in - the Relief society.

On Oct. 15, 1919, she was married to J. Roland Farr in the L. D. S. Salt Lake temple.

She was born July 19, 1898, in Ogden, a daughter of Richard and Alice Stillwell Rowbotham.

Surviving are her husband, thee sons, Norman R., Richard F. and Wendell A. Farr. Ogden: three grandchildren, two brothers and four sisters, Alvin and Bryan Rowbotham, Los Angeles; Mrs. Jeffery (Irene) Harper. Pleasant View; Mrs. Vernon W. (Celia) Taylor, Ogden: Mrs. James (Edith) Haymes, Tracy. Calif., and Mrs. Alex F. (Cassia) Wilson, Edmonston, Md.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 1 p. m. at Lindquist and Sons Colonial funeral chapel, 3408 Washington Blvd. Bishop Elton W. Wardle of the L.D.S. 8th ward officiating.

Friends may call at the mortuary tomorrow from 6 to 9 P. M. and Saturday prior to funeral services. Burial will be in Washington Heights Memorial park.

They had the following children.

  M i Norman Roland FARR.
  M ii Richard Francis FARR was born on 24 Jan 1924. He died on 27 Jun 1984.
  M iii Wendell Alvin FARR was born on 26 Apr 1932. He died on 19 Jan 2003.

James Roland FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 12 Jul 1893 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. James married Irene Elizabeth ROWBOTHAM on 15 Oct 1965 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

James was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
ROWBOTHAM, Miriam

Irene Elizabeth ROWBOTHAM was born on 28 Feb 1897 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 2 Jul 1968. Irene married James Roland FARR 1 on 15 Oct 1965 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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