Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Stephen FARR Jr. [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 14 Aug 1781 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 8 May 1872 in Brownville, Jefferson, New York, United States. Stephen married Heiress TOWNE about 1824 in Jefferson, New York, United States.

Stephen had a will 4 on 14 Apr 1872 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
RUSSELL, Hannah

Born 14 Aug 1781 in Bolton, Worcester Co., Mass. Married 1) 18 Feb 1806 in Wendell, Hampshire Co., Mass. to Hannah Russell (Born 3 Jan 1782 in Wendell, Hampshire Co., Mass. Died about 1825.). Married 2) name unknown. Married 3) about 1825 to Heiress Towne (Born 21 Dec 1805. Died 14 Feb 1866 in Clayton, Jefferson Co., N.Y.). Stephen may have gone to Wendell, Mass. to marry on recommendation of Phebe Russell Lock, Hannah's sister, who a year before married Reuben Lock, also of Brownville, N.Y. and probably an acquaintance of Stephen Farr. He had a total of 21 children, nineteen of whose names are known from his will and from the censuses. He also had a sister, Jemima Farr Lowell, who was living in Brownville, N.Y. in 1804. This may have had something to do with his settling there.

From 6 Mar. 1813 to 22 Mar. 1813 - private in Capt. Thomas Goodrich's Co. of Detached Regt. (108th Brittian) New York Militia;
10 Oct. 1814 to 9 Nov. 1814 - private in Capt. Thomas Loomis' co. 2nd Squadron, 6th Regt., Mounted Dragoons, N.Y. Militia. ARCH: Get 1812 Pension record. Died 8 Mar 1872 in Clayton, Jefferson Co., N.Y. Buried in Brownville, Jefferson Co., N.Y.

Heiress TOWNE was born on 21 Dec 1805 in Brownville, Jefferson, New York, United States. She died on 14 Feb 1866 in Brownville, Jefferson, New York, United States. Heiress married Stephen FARR Jr. about 1824 in Jefferson, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Clarissa FARR was born in 1827. She died on 19 Feb 1904.
  M ii Stephen FARR was born on 15 Feb 1828. He died on 6 Jun 1892.
  M iii Elias FARR was born on 5 Oct 1829. He died on 11 Nov 1902.
  M iv
Foster FARR was born in 1831 in New York, United States. He died on 6 Jan 1891 in New Hampton, Chickasaw, Iowa. He was buried in New Hampton, Chickasaw, Iowa.

Listed in the probate of his father.
  M v Ephriam FARR was born on 24 Jul 1832. He died on 17 Jul 1874.
  F vi Anna A. FARR was born in 1835. She died on 10 Jun 1891.
  M vii John Dempster FARR was born on 30 Apr 1837. He died on 19 Oct 1864.
  M viii Lafayette FARR was born on 20 Jun 1839. He died on 29 Sep 1909.
  M ix
Spencer FARR was born in 1844 in New York, United States.

Spencer was counted in a census 1 in 1855 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.
  M x Francis Marion FARR was born on 29 Sep 1846. He died on 10 Jan 1929.
  F xi
Heirop FARR 1 was born in 1849 in of Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. She died before 1855 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Heirop was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.
  F xii Alma Eleanor FARR was born in Dec 1850. She died on 26 Nov 1918.

Stephen FARR Jr. [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 14 Aug 1781 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 8 May 1872 in Brownville, Jefferson, New York, United States. Stephen married 4 Hannah RUSSELL on 18 Feb 1806 in Wendell, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

Stephen had a will 5 on 14 Apr 1872 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
TOWNE, Heiress

Born 14 Aug 1781 in Bolton, Worcester Co., Mass. Married 1) 18 Feb 1806 in Wendell, Hampshire Co., Mass. to Hannah Russell (Born 3 Jan 1782 in Wendell, Hampshire Co., Mass. Died about 1825.). Married 2) name unknown. Married 3) about 1825 to Heiress Towne (Born 21 Dec 1805. Died 14 Feb 1866 in Clayton, Jefferson Co., N.Y.). Stephen may have gone to Wendell, Mass. to marry on recommendation of Phebe Russell Lock, Hannah's sister, who a year before married Reuben Lock, also of Brownville, N.Y. and probably an acquaintance of Stephen Farr. He had a total of 21 children, nineteen of whose names are known from his will and from the censuses. He also had a sister, Jemima Farr Lowell, who was living in Brownville, N.Y. in 1804. This may have had something to do with his settling there.

From 6 Mar. 1813 to 22 Mar. 1813 - private in Capt. Thomas Goodrich's Co. of Detached Regt. (108th Brittian) New York Militia;
10 Oct. 1814 to 9 Nov. 1814 - private in Capt. Thomas Loomis' co. 2nd Squadron, 6th Regt., Mounted Dragoons, N.Y. Militia. ARCH: Get 1812 Pension record. Died 8 Mar 1872 in Clayton, Jefferson Co., N.Y. Buried in Brownville, Jefferson Co., N.Y.

Hannah RUSSELL was born 1 on 3 Jan 1780 in Wendell, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. She died about 1824 in New York, United States. Hannah married 2 Stephen FARR Jr. on 18 Feb 1806 in Wendell, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Sally FARR was born about 1810. She died on 3 Dec 1889.
  M ii Freeman FARR was born on 4 Jun 1810. He died on 13 Feb 1891.
  F iii Lucinda FARR was born on 15 Apr 1818. She died on 24 Apr 1848.
  M iv James FARR was born about 1820. He died before 1874.
  M v Joel FARR was born about 1822.
  F vi Nancy FARR was born about 1822. She died before 1910.
  M vii Dexter FARR was born in 1824. He died in 1903.

Joel FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 3 Dec 1773 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. Joel married 3 Sally or Sarah SPAULDING on 5 May 1796 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
GRANDEY, Polly

Sally or Sarah SPAULDING died 1 on 21 Jun 1797 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. Sally married 2 Joel FARR on 5 May 1796 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Uranah FARR was born 1 on 8 Jun 1797 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 18 Jun 1797 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Joel FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 3 Dec 1773 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. Joel married 3 Polly GRANDEY on 25 Apr 1798 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
SPAULDING, Sally or Sarah

Polly GRANDEY was born about 1775 in of Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. Polly married 1 Joel FARR on 25 Apr 1798 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States.


Levi FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 25 Nov 1768 in Panton, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died on 1 Mar 1857 in Genoa, DeKalb, Illinois, United States. Levi married GOULD on 21 Apr 1791 in Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

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

Name may be Polly.

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.

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.

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