Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Alan Spencer FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
COOPER, Jeanette

Carol Ann KANDT.


Alan Spencer FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
KANDT, Carol Ann

Jeanette COOPER.


John Cushman FISTERE.

Teresa FARR [Parents].


Gerald Anthony FARR [Parents].

Jana Diane FACK.


Newton FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 31 May 1856 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 4 on 16 Jun 1921 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He was buried 5 on 18 Jun 1921 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. Newton married 6 Martha DAVIS on 19 Oct 1882 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Newton was counted in a census 7 in 1900 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was counted in a census 8 on 20 Apr 1910 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

This son of Lorin Farr and Nancy Bailey Chase was very strong physically and athletic. He once boxed as a last minute substitute in a professional fight in San Francisco and beat his opponent. Defended a German immigrant in Salt Lake once against whom three men were threatening. He liked fly fishing and may have worked as a deputy sheriff and in mining. Less active in the church which was his heritage not much to this date is known.

Family home salt lake city, Utah. Was a seventy in the LDS church; missionary to England 1880-82. Deputy sheriff of Weber county. Interested in and helped develop many mines.

CENSUS: Age 44 traveling salesman and listed as son of Lorin Farr.

CENSUS: Age 53. Wife Martha.

Martha DAVIS [scrapbook] was born 1 on 15 May 1863 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She died 2 on 14 Dec 1929 in Battle Mountain, Lander, Nevada, United States. She was buried 3 on 18 Dec 1929 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. Martha married 4 Newton FARR on 19 Oct 1882 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Martha was counted in a census 5 on 20 Apr 1910 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Martha was a very private person and stayed to the duties of her home being a very immaculate housekeeper.

CENSUS: Age 46.

They had the following children.

  F i Ethel Labelle FARR was born on 17 Sep 1883. She died on 6 Oct 1965.
  M ii Morrill Newton FARR was born on 17 Jun 1885. He died on 24 Nov 1949.
  F iii Leah FARR was born on 12 Oct 1887. She died in Jan 1979.
  F iv
Martha FARR [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 6 Mar 1891 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 4, 5, 6 on 5 Jan 1892 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States from of meningitis.

Valentine John BURKE was born 1 on 14 Feb 1909 in Russell Gulch, Gilpin, Colorado, United States. He died 2 on 16 Nov 1976 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. Valentine married 3 Frances Jean FARR on 30 Mar 1935 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

Frances Jean FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 14 Jun 1913 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She died 2 on 31 Mar 1997 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. She was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. Frances married 3 Valentine John BURKE on 30 Mar 1935 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.


Richard Spencer FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 21 May 1915 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 16 Aug 1988 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. He was buried on 28 Aug 1988 in Holiday Park, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. Richard married 3 Marjorie ANDERSON on 6 Aug 1937 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

Other marriages:
KALEN, Cecille Kathleen
MORGAN, Betty Lou

Richard Spencer Farr was a very successful engineer and inventor of Farr company products in the air filtration field. He was also a successful salesman of Farr products and helped the company reach prominence in its field. He had a very strong personality needing to dominate situations which caused some friction between his brother, Spence and himself in the business. He had a hard time letting go of the running of the business when it became necessary to turn it over to another chief executive, Allan Foy. Dad felt he held up the progress of the company for about 8 years. Despite this limitation he was a very entertaining personality always ready with a funny story or joke. He was married three times his first two wives dying. He had five children-Linda, Susan, Richard, Carol and Julie. Richard is the only one active in the business. Although a baptized Mormon he was not active. After a memorial service in Los Angeles, dad held one in Holiday Park on Sunday, August 28, 1988 and his ashes were scattered on the first crossing of the fish lake trail where it intersects with dry creek.

Marjorie ANDERSON was born on 12 Nov 1912. She died on 26 Jul 1961 in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States. Marjorie married 1 Richard Spencer FARR on 6 Aug 1937 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Linda FARR.
  F ii Susan FARR.
  M iii Richard Loren FARR.
  F iv Carol FARR.
  F v Julie FARR.

Richard Spencer FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 21 May 1915 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 16 Aug 1988 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. He was buried on 28 Aug 1988 in Holiday Park, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. Richard married Cecille Kathleen KALEN on 24 Nov 1969 in Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

Other marriages:
ANDERSON, Marjorie
MORGAN, Betty Lou

Richard Spencer Farr was a very successful engineer and inventor of Farr company products in the air filtration field. He was also a successful salesman of Farr products and helped the company reach prominence in its field. He had a very strong personality needing to dominate situations which caused some friction between his brother, Spence and himself in the business. He had a hard time letting go of the running of the business when it became necessary to turn it over to another chief executive, Allan Foy. Dad felt he held up the progress of the company for about 8 years. Despite this limitation he was a very entertaining personality always ready with a funny story or joke. He was married three times his first two wives dying. He had five children-Linda, Susan, Richard, Carol and Julie. Richard is the only one active in the business. Although a baptized Mormon he was not active. After a memorial service in Los Angeles, dad held one in Holiday Park on Sunday, August 28, 1988 and his ashes were scattered on the first crossing of the fish lake trail where it intersects with dry creek.

Cecille Kathleen KALEN was born 1 on 21 Feb 1924 in California, United States. She died 2 on 31 Jul 1985 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. She was buried on 3 Aug 1985 in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States. Cecille married Richard Spencer FARR on 24 Nov 1969 in Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Cynthia Marie FARR.

Richard Spencer FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 21 May 1915 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 16 Aug 1988 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. He was buried on 28 Aug 1988 in Holiday Park, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. Richard married Betty Lou MORGAN.

Other marriages:
ANDERSON, Marjorie
KALEN, Cecille Kathleen

Richard Spencer Farr was a very successful engineer and inventor of Farr company products in the air filtration field. He was also a successful salesman of Farr products and helped the company reach prominence in its field. He had a very strong personality needing to dominate situations which caused some friction between his brother, Spence and himself in the business. He had a hard time letting go of the running of the business when it became necessary to turn it over to another chief executive, Allan Foy. Dad felt he held up the progress of the company for about 8 years. Despite this limitation he was a very entertaining personality always ready with a funny story or joke. He was married three times his first two wives dying. He had five children-Linda, Susan, Richard, Carol and Julie. Richard is the only one active in the business. Although a baptized Mormon he was not active. After a memorial service in Los Angeles, dad held one in Holiday Park on Sunday, August 28, 1988 and his ashes were scattered on the first crossing of the fish lake trail where it intersects with dry creek.

Betty Lou MORGAN.


William James BENNETT was born 1 on 9 Nov 1876 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 4 Dec 1927 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He was buried 3 on 7 Dec 1927 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. William married 4 Ethel Labelle FARR on 19 Sep 1904 in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

Ethel Labelle FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 17 Sep 1883 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 6 Oct 1965 in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States. She was buried on 8 Oct 1965 in Corona Del Mar, Orange, California, United States. Ethel married 2 William James BENNETT on 19 Sep 1904 in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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