Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Job HIGTON [Parents] was christened on 17 Apr 1745 in Cromford, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died before 29 Jan 1776 in Cromford, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was buried on 29 Jan 1776 in St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Job married Hannah HALL on 30 Jul 1758 in St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

Baptism, 15 Mar 1727, St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England. Son of Daniel Higton of Cromford - (baptism PR).

Will, 15 Jan 1776. Will of Job Higton #73 - 15 Jan 1776 This is the last will and testament of me Job Higton of Cromford in the parish of Wirksworth and County of Derby miner as follows that is to say I give and bequeath to my wife Hannah Higton all the Rents and profits #101 that may arise from my undivided moiety of two Closes known by the name of Cornel Wife Rake in the parish of Matlock and two mortgages one for 30 pounds of a house of John Sh

Occupation. Miner 9 Mar 1773 signed documents relating to Middle Peak Lead Mine. He is recorded as being a partner in the mine. - IHWB E/2, Ilkeston Library, DBY. Job appears to have given his name to the lead mine "Job Higton Title"; when in 1816 Old Middle Peak Title was given away for want of workmanship reference is made to 5 meers "in Harvey Lumb Vein from Job Higton Title ranging Northeastwardly" Harv ey Lumb Vein ranges NE-SW over the top of Middle p

Hannah HALL [Parents] was born about 1737 in Matlock, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She died before 9 May 1818 in Cromford, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried on 9 May 1818 in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Hannah married Job HIGTON on 30 Jul 1758 in St. Mary The Virgin, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  F i Ann HIGTON was christened on 21 Mar 1770. She died on 6 Nov 1842.

Job DOXEY [Parents] was born about 1789. He was christened on 3 Jun 1789 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Job married Ann ALLEN on 25 Jan 1816.

Ann ALLEN. Ann married Job DOXEY on 25 Jan 1816.


Thomas DOXEY [Parents] was born on 4 Feb 1792. He was christened on 19 Feb 1792 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married Sarah SPENCER on 17 Sep 1828 in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

Sarah SPENCER. Sarah married Thomas DOXEY on 17 Sep 1828 in Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.


Isaac DOXEY [Parents] was born about 1795. He was christened on 31 May 1795 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in 1841. He was buried on 21 Nov 1841. Isaac married Hannah SHELTON.

Hannah SHELTON. Hannah married Isaac DOXEY.


Samuel DOXEY [Parents] was born on 21 Dec 1806 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened on 1 Jan 1807 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Samuel married Ann SLACK on 7 Dec 1899.

Ann SLACK was born about 1811 in England, United Kingdom. Ann married Samuel DOXEY on 7 Dec 1899.


John DOXEY [Parents] was born on 3 Dec 1809 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened on 1 Jan 1810 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 11 Sep 1879. John married Mary CROCKER on 15 Jun.

Mary CROCKER was born about 1812 in England, United Kingdom. Mary married John DOXEY on 15 Jun.


William DOXEY [Parents] was born on 22 Jun 1812 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened on 13 Sep 1812 in Middleton, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. William married Dorthy SPENCER.

Dorthy SPENCER. Dorthy married William DOXEY.


Thomas BREARLEY was born in 1756 in of Ockbrook, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married Susannah SOUTER.

Information found on Family Group Sheets in posession of Tim Farr

Susannah SOUTER was born about 1757. Susannah married Thomas BREARLEY.

They had the following children.

  M i David BREARLEY was christened on 9 Nov 1764. He died on 11 Oct 1814.

John DUTTON was born about 1755. John married Ann WILSON in 1769.

Information found on Family Group Sheets in posession of Tim Farr

Ann WILSON was born about 1756. Ann married John DUTTON in 1769.

They had the following children.

  F i Mary DUTTON was christened on 18 Jul 1770. She died on 2 Jul 1864.

Robert DANBY [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was christened 2 on 2 Apr 1724 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He died 3 on 4 Mar 1795 in of Etton and Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. Robert married 4 Mary LAYBORN on 31 Mar 1755 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

Mary LAYBORN [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was christened 2 on 22 Mar 1729 in Weaverthorpe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 3 on 17 Nov 1788 in of Etton and Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. Mary married 4 Robert DANBY on 31 Mar 1755 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

CHRISTENING: Daughter of Thomas. Weaverthorpe was later known as West Lutton and East Lutton.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE: Marriage record states: Mary Layborn of West Lutton in the parish of York.

They had the following children.

  M i Matthew DANBY was christened on 24 Jul 1757. He died on 27 May 1810.
  F ii
Lydia DANBY was christened 1 on 4 Dec 1759 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 2 on 22 Feb 1795 in Bainton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

BURIAL: Record states Lidy daughter of Robert Danby Farmer of Etton.

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