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


Levi FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 25 Nov 1768 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. Levi married 4 Polly GOULD on 21 Apr 1791 in Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Polly GOULD was born about 1770 in New York, United States. Polly married 1 Levi FARR on 21 Apr 1791 in Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
William FARR was born about 1792 in New York, United States.



Farmer. Politics: Whig, then Republican.
  F ii
Nancy FARR was born in 1795 in New York, United States.

  M iii James FARR was born on 16 Aug 1798. He died on 18 Apr 1873.
  F iv Pearl FARR was born in Jun 1800. She died on 1 Feb 1837.
  M v
Jefferson Gould FARR was born in 1808 in New York, United States. He died on 16 Jan 1889.

He worked as shoemaker in 1850 in Genoa, DeKalb, Illinois, United States.
  F vi Melissa Ann FARR was born on 24 Nov 1816. She died on 19 Jul 1892.
  F vii Sally FARR was born in 1800. She died on 14 Oct 1857.

Daniel or David LOWELL. Daniel married 1 Jemima FARR on 14 Aug 1799 in New York, United States.

Jemima FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 14 Aug 1779 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. She died 3 on 8 Aug 1846 in Harrison, Winnebago, Illinois, United States. Jemima married 4 Daniel or David LOWELL on 14 Aug 1799 in New York, United States.


Daniel CORNWELL [scrapbook] was born 1 on 10 Jul 1781 in New Hartford, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. He died 2 on 12 Apr 1853 in New York, United States. Daniel married Elizabeth FARR "Betsy".

Elizabeth "Betsy" FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 18 Jun 1786 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. She died 3 on 30 Sep 1859 in Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States. Betsy married Daniel CORNWELL.


George Washburn FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born on 12 Sep 1807 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. He died on 24 Jun 1863 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. George married Perlina N PEASE on 1 Jan 1831 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
DAY, Maria Miriam
DAY, Esther

Fact 1: engaged in lumbering farming in NY
Fact 2: merchant at Schreem Lake, NY 1842-58
Fact 3: owned land in Grand River, MI in 1858
Fact 4: family moved to Cleveland in 1863 before returning to Grand Rapids, MI
Fact 5: Prosperous in lumber business
Fact 6: Congregational Church

Perlina N PEASE was born on 10 Oct 1807. She died 1 on 6 Jun 1832 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. Perlina married George Washburn FARR on 1 Jan 1831 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States.


George Washburn FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born on 12 Sep 1807 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. He died on 24 Jun 1863 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. George married Maria Miriam DAY in Sep 1835 in United States.

Other marriages:
PEASE, Perlina N
DAY, Esther

Fact 1: engaged in lumbering farming in NY
Fact 2: merchant at Schreem Lake, NY 1842-58
Fact 3: owned land in Grand River, MI in 1858
Fact 4: family moved to Cleveland in 1863 before returning to Grand Rapids, MI
Fact 5: Prosperous in lumber business
Fact 6: Congregational Church

Maria Miriam DAY was born on 7 Jan 1811. She died 1 on 4 Apr 1840 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. Maria married George Washburn FARR in Sep 1835 in United States.

They had the following children.

  M i George Day FARR was born on 31 Mar 1839.

George Washburn FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born on 12 Sep 1807 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. He died on 24 Jun 1863 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States. George married Esther DAY on 26 Oct 1840 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
PEASE, Perlina N
DAY, Maria Miriam

Fact 1: engaged in lumbering farming in NY
Fact 2: merchant at Schreem Lake, NY 1842-58
Fact 3: owned land in Grand River, MI in 1858
Fact 4: family moved to Cleveland in 1863 before returning to Grand Rapids, MI
Fact 5: Prosperous in lumber business
Fact 6: Congregational Church

Esther DAY was born in 1809 in Vermont, United States. She died on 1 Nov 1892 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. Esther married George Washburn FARR on 26 Oct 1840 in North Hudson, Essex, New York, United States.

Esther was counted in a census 1 in 1880 in Onekama, Manistee, Michigan, United States.

CENSUS: In the household of her step-son George D. Farr.

They had the following children.

  M i
Willard Marion FARR 1, 2 was born on 10 Sep 1842 in New York, United States. He died in Jun 1910.

Willard was counted in a census 3 in 1860 in East Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.
  M ii Freeman Seward FARR was born on 5 Jun 1845. He died on 28 Feb 1905.
  M iii Augustine Washburn FARR was born on 29 Jul 1847.
  M iv
Darrin A. FARR 1 was born in 1852 in New York, United States.
  M v Marvin Andrus FARR was born on 9 Aug 1852.

James C. ROOT was born on 13 Sep 1827 in Schroon, Essex, New York, United States. James married Betsy E. FARR on 8 Apr 1852.

Betsy E. FARR [Parents] was born on 2 Jun 1828. Betsy married James C. ROOT on 8 Apr 1852.


Thomas E CANNELL. Thomas married 1 Marietta Amelia FARR in 1859 in Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States.

Marietta Amelia FARR [Parents] was born on 2 Dec 1839 in West Moriah, Essex, New York, United States. Marietta married 1 Thomas E CANNELL in 1859 in Maquoketa, Jackson, Iowa, United States.


History of Jackson County, Iowa
Hon. James E. Ellis
FHL book area 977.764 H2e
Vol. II, p. 129

In 1856 Mr. Cannell again became a resident of Maquoketa with the intention of making it his future home, and the little growing town became the center of his ambition. In 1859 he wedded Marietta Farr, a daughter of Harry and Mary A. Farr, of the same town. She was born in Moriah, New York, and was descended on the maternal side from the Mayflower passengers, John Alden and Priscilla Mullens. Proving her eligibility thereto many years afterward, she became a member of the General Society of Mayflower Descendents. She also became a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution through her mother's grandfather, Joseph Crane, Jr.


Samuel FARR 1st [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 in Jul 1716 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Samuel married Mrs. Rebecca FARR about 1736 in of Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Samuel resided 4 in 1776 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, British Colonial America.

Samuel Farr was styled the first on old tax records.

Mentioned in father's will. FHL film #0521780. Receives land from Samuel Sr. and Hannah on 20 Apr 1754. FHL film #0554044 Vol. 77, pp 527-29.

He sold his farm in Stow by a deed dated 1761, acknowledged 1702. and removed to Chesterfield, where he purchased, March 30, 1704, lots 9 and 11 in the 13th range. He signed the Association Test 1776,  and his name annually appears upon the tax list of Chesterfield until about 1790.

Mrs. Rebecca FARR was born about 1716 in Massachusetts, United States. Mrs. married Samuel FARR 1st about 1736 in of Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

There is no proof that Rebecca, wife of Samuel Farr, was a Robins! People have made a forced connection.

They had the following children.

  F i
Zerviah FARR was born 1, 2, 3 on 4 May 1737 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.
  M ii Samuel FARR Jr, 2nd was born about 1739. He died after 1800.
  M iii Aaron FARR was born on 6 Nov 1743. He died in 1820.
  M iv William FARR was born on 11 Mar 1744. He died before 17 Nov 1777 from in Revolutionary War.
  M v Isaac FARR was born on 23 Oct 1746. He died in Jun 1810.
  F vi Hepzibah FARR was born on 3 Jun 1748. She died on 1 Dec 1827.
  M vii Ebenezer FARR was born on 18 Aug 1750. He died on 15 Feb 1833.
  F viii Leah FARR was born on 24 Feb 1756. She died on 26 Oct 1832.
  M ix Charles FARR was born on 29 Apr 1760. He died on 6 Mar 1832.

Jeremiah WHITNEY was born 1 on 1 Apr 1729 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Jeremiah married 2 Elizabeth FARR on 17 Jun 1749 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Elizabeth FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 25 Nov 1725 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. She died 4 on 24 Apr 1754 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Elizabeth married 5 Jeremiah WHITNEY on 17 Jun 1749 in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Mentioned in father's will.

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