Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Irvin H FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 12 Aug 1882 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. Irvin married Ruby B..

Irvin was counted in a census 2 in 1920 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

CENSUS: Age 37 Physician, wife Ruby B. 33.

Ruby B. 1. Ruby married Irvin H FARR.


Raymond Wallace FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 7 Aug 1887 in Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 1 Dec 1946 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Raymond married 4 Hannah Beatrice SHOULTS on 15 Dec 1915 in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
WILCOX, Lena May

Hannah Beatrice SHOULTS 1 was born 2 about 1893 in New Hampshire, United States. She died in Oct 1982 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Hannah married 3 Raymond Wallace FARR on 15 Dec 1915 in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Edward R FARR was born on 10 Aug 1923. He died on 6 Nov 1981.

Raymond Wallace FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 7 Aug 1887 in Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 1 Dec 1946 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Raymond married 4 Lena May WILCOX on 17 May 1909 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
SHOULTS, Hannah Beatrice

Lena May WILCOX was born on 30 Jun 1886 in Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. She died in 1957 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. Lena married 1 Raymond Wallace FARR on 17 May 1909 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Pauline May FARR.

Seymour Mckinley FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 18 Apr 1896 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 3, 4 on 21 Jun 1964 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. Seymour married 5 Leah May BUTTERFIELD on 12 Sep 1917 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Seymour was counted in a census 6 in 1920 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

CENSUS: Head 23, wife Leah M. 21, brother Harvey 20.

Leah May BUTTERFIELD [scrapbook] was born on 9 Mar 1898 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. She died 1 on 21 Jun 1998 in Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States. Leah married 2 Seymour Mckinley FARR on 12 Sep 1917 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
GOVE, Merle B.

They had the following children.

  M i Rolan Seymour FARR was born on 10 Dec 1920. He died on 16 Oct 1999.
  F ii Murial Alta FARR.
  M iii Maynard Ralph FARR was born on 23 May 1924. He died on 10 Aug 2008.
  F iv Norma Beatrice FARR.

Harvey Hobart FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 8 Oct 1899 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 21 May 1953 in Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States from of a coronary occlusion. Harvey married 4 Pauline Pealie FARR on 8 May 1930 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Harvey was counted in a census 5 in 1920 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. He was counted in a census 6 in 1930 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

CENSUS: Age 20 living in household of his brother Seymour Farr.

CENSUS: Age 30 and living in the household of his sister Marietta Morgan.

Pauline Pealie FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 28 Oct 1909 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. She died 2, 3 on 19 Mar 1999 in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States. Pauline married 4 Harvey Hobart FARR on 8 May 1930 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
ORVIS, Sherman Earl

They had the following children.

  M i Harvey Charles FARR Sr. was born on 27 Jul 1930. He died on 22 Mar 2012.
  M ii Paul FARR.
  M iii Lawrence Irvin "Tot" FARR was born on 8 Nov 1933. He died on 31 Aug 2013.

Jessey Zenas FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 16 Apr 1875 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 17 Oct 1951 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States from of cardiac failure. Jessey married 3 Edith L. MURRAY on 5 Aug 1894 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
DOTY, Celia Jessie
SHEPARD, Phoebe

Edith L. MURRAY was born on 9 Mar 1873 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. She died about 1900 in of Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. Edith married 1 Jessey Zenas FARR on 5 Aug 1894 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.


Jessey Zenas FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 16 Apr 1875 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 17 Oct 1951 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States from of cardiac failure. Jessey married 3 Celia Jessie DOTY on 3 Jun 1901 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
MURRAY, Edith L.
SHEPARD, Phoebe

Celia Jessie DOTY [scrapbook] was born 1 on 24 May 1879 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 6 Apr 1941 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. Celia married 3 Jessey Zenas FARR on 3 Jun 1901 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Grace A FARR 1 was born on 7 Feb 1902 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States.
  F ii Gretia Mary FARR was born on 26 Nov 1903. She died on 24 Apr 1978.
  M iii Rutherford Jesse FARR was born on 22 Sep 1905. He died on 23 Nov 1980.
  F iv Ilene Calla FARR was born on 28 Aug 1907. She died on 6 Dec 1996.
  F v Pauline Pealie FARR was born on 28 Oct 1909. She died on 19 Mar 1999.
  M vi
Ervin Fletcher FARR was born on 2 Sep 1911 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died on 8 Jul 1981 in Montague, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.
  M vii Lloyd Wyla FARR was born on 7 Apr 1916. He died on 15 Mar 1968.

Jessey Zenas FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 16 Apr 1875 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 17 Oct 1951 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States from of cardiac failure. Jessey married Phoebe SHEPARD after 6 Apr 1941 in Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
MURRAY, Edith L.
DOTY, Celia Jessie

Phoebe SHEPARD was born 1 in 1890 in Ireland, United Kingdom. She died 2 in 1945 in Vermont, United States. Phoebe married Jessey Zenas FARR after 6 Apr 1941 in Vermont, United States.


Jeremiah FARR Sr [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 22 Oct 1773 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died about 1823 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States. Jeremiah married Catherine BELDON "Katie" about 1801 in Stueben, New York, United States.

Jeremiah was counted in a census 4 in 1820 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Jeremiah was born 10-22-1773, son of Aaron and (Hannah) Wheeler Farr Sr. He served in the war of 1812 as a private in Capt. Timothy Cornwall's Co., Col Clark Allen 55th Regiment NYV Militia 5-30-1814 to 6-7-1814 and participated in the Battle of Big Sandy in Ellisburg, NY. With both parents mentioned here, it is another connection between Jeremiah and Aaron.

Catherine "Katie" BELDON was born about 1780 in Painted Post, Steuben, New York, United States. Katie married Jeremiah FARR Sr about 1801 in Stueben, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i John B FARR was born on 2 Nov 1802. He died on 15 Mar 1874.
  M ii Charles A FARR was born in 1805.
  M iii Edward R FARR was born on 1 Sep 1808. He died on 28 Feb 1877.
  F iv Alzina FARR was born on 14 Feb 1810. She died on 12 Dec 1893.
  M v Zimri FARR was born on 12 Apr 1815. He died on 11 Dec 1883.
  M vi Uri FARR was born in 1817. He died on 30 Sep 1885.
  M vii Jeremiah FARR Jr was born on 22 Feb 1818. He died on 11 Oct 1904.

Jeremiah FARR Jr [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 22 Feb 1818 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States. He died 3, 4 on 11 Oct 1904 in Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States. Jeremiah married 5 Harriett S. NORTH about 1841 in New York, United States.

Jeremiah was counted in a census 6 on 24 Jul 1860 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States. He was counted in a census 7 in 1880 in Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States. He was counted in a census 8 in 1900 in Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States.


In the Town of Cape Vincent Cemetery inscriptions are:
Jeremiah Farr 11 Oct 1904 86 Yrs B/R
Harriet S Farr (North) wf. Jeremiah 13 JUL 1902 86Yrs BJR
Greenleaf H. SN. J and Harriet 5. 30 Nov 192983 Yrs B/R
IraJ. SN.J and 115.13 Sep1851-19 Apr 1938
Canie Farr (Hay) Wf Ira 14 Jun 1921 68Yrs B/R
There are many more Farrs in this St Lawrence Cemetery.

Moved to Cape Vincent in 1867

CENSUS (Extracted from ancestry.com scans): Oct. 15, 1850. Ellisburgh, Jefferson Co., New York. Page 341R stamped. Lines 5-7. Dwelling 1903, Family 1920. Jeremiah Farr, 31M, Carpenter & J. (probably stands for 'joiner”), Real Estate valued at 1000, no birth place shown; Harriet S., 30F, no birth place shown; Greenleaf, 3M, no birth place shown. No birth places are given anywhere on this page unless they are not New York, which I take to imply that all blank birth places are New York. Uri Farr and family also appear on this page.

June 18, 1870. Town of Cape Vincent, Jefferson Co., NY. Post Office of Millens Bay. Page 35 (185 stamped). Lines 25-28. Dwelling 265, Family 264. Farr, John, 62M, Farmer, Real Estate valued at 5650, other property valued at 1880, b. New York; Harriet, 52F, keeps house, b. New York; C., 23M (or 28M), at home, b. New York; James, 1 8M, at home, b. New York; Harron, Georgian, 76F (could be 16F), HouseKeeper, b. New York. Despite the many variances in names from the 1850 census, and despite the ten-year difference in Jeremiah/John's age, I believe this census applies to the family of Jeremiah and Harriet Farr. It is indeed remarkable how, wherever I look, the 1870 census is always problematic in some regard or another!
From Steve Cota 2005

1880 NY census Cape Vincent Pg 11
Farr, Jeremiah, W,M,62, famer,b. NY, parents F,. NY
Farr, Harriet, W,F, 62, wife, keeping house,b. NY, parents b. NY
Farr, Greenleaf, W,M,31,son, at home, b. NY, parents b. NY

1890 Childs Business Directory
FARR JEREMIAH, (St. Lawrence) r 8, 8 cows, farmer 86.

CHILD'S GAZETTEER OF JEFFERSON COUNTY TOWN OF CAPE VINCENT
The following family group descriptions are adapted from Hamilton Child's “Gazetteer of Jefferson County, N.Y.”, published in 1890.
http ://www.rootsweb.com/~nyjeffer/childcap.htm
Jeremiah Farr, son of Aaron, was a native of Vermont, and died in the town of El!isburg at the age of 50 yeas. He married Katie Belden of Painted Post, N.Y., by whom he had children as follows: John B., Charles A., Edward R., Alzina, Zimri, Uri, and Jeremiah. The latter was born in Ellisburgh, whence he removed to Cape Vincent in 1867. He married Harriet S., daughter of Ira and Hannah (Benton) North, of Redfield, N.Y., and their children are Green leaf and Ira. The latter married Carrie daughter of Martin and Catharine Hay, of Cape Vincent.

From Steve Cota July 2005
“I got word back from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) today regarding my requests for Jeremiah Far Sr.'s War of 1812 pension file, and Jeremiah Farr Jr.'s Civil War pension file: Neither could be found. In the case of Jeremiah Farr Jr., I suspected he might not be a Civil War veteran at all, because I could not find his name on the National Park Service's website tabulating Civil War veterans. So NARA's inability to find him probably means he did not really serve in the Civil War.”

Burial: St. Lawrence Cemeteiy, Cape Vincent, NY, USA

CENSUS: Age 42 farmer, wife Harriett 42, Marvon 21 M Laborer, Gruney 13 M, Ira 8 M.

CENSUS:
Household:
Name  Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Jeremiah FARR   Self M Male W 62 NY Farmer NY NY
Harriet FARR   Wife M Female W 62 NY Keeping House NY NY
Greenleaf FARR   Son S Male W 31 NY Works On Farm NY NY

DEATH: 86 yrs. Buried in St. Lawrence Cemetery.

Harriett S. NORTH was born 1, 2 on 15 May 1818 in Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States. She died 3, 4 on 13 Jul 1902 in Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States. Harriett married 5 Jeremiah FARR Jr about 1841 in New York, United States.

DEATH: 86 yrs. Buried in St. Lawrence Cemetery.

They had the following children.

  M i
Greenleaf FARR was born 1 about 1847 in New York, United States. He died 2 on 30 Nov 1929 in Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Greenleaf was counted in a census 3 on 15 Oct 1850 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.


1890 Veterns census Cape Vincent
FARR GREENLEAF, O14THINYHA, L, enlisted 6/10/63, discharged 8/25/65, time in service 2/2/15, page 7

CENSUS: Jan., 1920 (day not given). River Road, Cape Vincent Town, Jefferson Co., NY. ED 14, Sheet 2R. Dwelling 51, Family 52. Farr, Greenlef H., head, occupation none, 72M, b. NY, lb. NY, mb. NY;
Hay, Dellia R., boarder, 83F, b. NY, lb. NY, mb. NY.
Greenlef rents his home. Next door is the family of Edward R. Farr.

Tombstone
Greenleaf H. Farm Sn of J & Harriet S.d. 30 Nov 1929 aged 83 yrs

Farr Greenleaf H
- born 1846 d. 1929
-regiment 14th NYHA company M
-enlisted june 6 1863 in Ellisbung
-honorable discharge aug 26 1865

CENSUS: Age 3.

DEATH: 83 yrs. Son of J. & Harriet. Buried in St. Lawrence Cemetery.
  M ii
Marvon FARR was born 1 about 1850 in New York, United States.

Marvon was counted in a census 2 in 1870 in Laketon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States.

CENSUS: Age 20 Book Keeper.
  M iii Ira J FARR was born on 13 Sep 1852. He died on 19 Apr 1938.

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