Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Dennis L FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 on 29 Nov 1861 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died before 1920. Dennis married Augusta SCHAEFER before Jul 1887 in Massachusetts, United States.

Dennis was counted in a census 4 in 1880 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

CENSUS: In household of his brother, Hoit Farr.

Augusta SCHAEFER was born 1 in Apr 1868 in Connecticut, United States. Augusta married Dennis L FARR before Jul 1887 in Massachusetts, United States.

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

CENSUS: Listed as Mrs. Dennie L Harr (widow).

They had the following children.

  M i Leonard Schaefer FARR was born on 27 Jul 1887. He died after 1941.
  F ii
Ruth FARR was born 1 on 12 Jan 1889 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Ruth was counted in a census 2 in 1900 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. She was counted in a census 3 in 1920 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.
  F iii
Clara P. FARR was born 1 on 15 Nov 1891 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Clara was counted in a census 2 in 1900 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Charles A FARR [Parents] was born 1 in 1805 in New York, United States. Charles married Abigail about 1831.

Charles was counted in a census 2 in 1840 in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States. He was counted in a census 3 in 1855 in Somers, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States.

CENSUS: 1840. Ellisburg, Jefferson Co., NY. Charles A. Farr heads a household comprising 1 male age 0-4; 1 male age 10-14; 1 male age 30-39; 1 female age 15-19; 1 female age 30-39. Presumably the eldest male and female are Charles and his wife.

Doug Farr has sent me a document (according to Doug, originated by Doris and Bruce Rickmyer) identifying the following Wisconsin family with the family of Charles A. Farr, son of Jeremiah Farr and Katherine Belden. The census is consistent with this identification, but does not offer any definitive proof. Presumably other information was available to Doug and/or the Rickmyer's in making the identification.

Sept. 9, 1850 Census. Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha Co., Wisconsin. Lines 5-12. Dwelling 153, Family 156. Charles A Farr, 45M, farmer, b. New  York; Abigal, 40F, b. Vermont; Lydia A., 15F, b. Canada; Harvey H., 11M, b. New York; Phyleta, 9F, b. New York; Wilbur E., 7M, b. Canada; Charles E., 4M, b. Wisconsin; Abigal, 3/12F, b. Wisconsin.

I cannot find any member of this family in the 1860 census. Doug Farr's document identifies the following New York family from the 1870 census as that of Harvey Farr, son of Charles A. and Abigal Farr. Again, the census is consistent with this identification, but does not offer any proof.

July 24, 1870 Census. Western, Oneida Co., New York. Post Office of North Western. Page 30. Lines 31-34. Dwelling 234, Family 264. Farr, Harvey, 31M, Farmer, no real estate value shown, other property valued at 200, b. New York; Esther, 28F, keeping house, b. New York; Homer, 5M, at home, b. New York; Phileta, 1F, b. New York.

Abigail was born 1 in 1810 in Vermont, United States. Abigail married Charles A FARR about 1831.

They had the following children.

  F i Lydia Almira FARR was born in May 1835. She died on 8 Apr 1908.
  M ii Harvey Zemory FARR was born on 25 Feb 1839. He died on 9 Aug 1929.
  F iii
Phyleta FARR was born 1 in 1841 in New York, United States.

Phyleta was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States.
  M iv
Wilbur E. FARR was born 1 in 1842 in Kingston, Canada.

Wilbur was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States.
  M v
Charles E. FARR was born 1 in 1846 in Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States.


Elias FARR Jr [Parents] 1 was born about 1800 in of Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. Elias married 2 Betsy SMITH on 19 Nov 1821 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Possibly died 1859 in Oxford, Butler, Ohio in Apr age 76, Farmer, Cancer 250 days ill. Md.

Betsy SMITH was born about 1803 in of Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. Betsy married 1 Elias FARR Jr on 19 Nov 1821 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Died after the 1880 US Census Waterbury Vermont where she is listed in the household of her son in law George Russell Montgomery.

They had the following children.

  M i
John Wesley FARR was born on 30 Jul 1832 in Hinesburg, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He died 1 on 29 Dec 1875 in Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont, United States from of fits.

John was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

BIRTH: Calculated from death record.
  F ii Sylvia A. FARR was born on 22 Nov 1838. She died on 24 May 1904.
  F iii
Laura FARR was born about 1835 in Vermont, United States.

Laura was counted in a census 1 in 1850 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Edward G COLBY. Edward married 1 Hannah FARR.

Hannah FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 28 Sep 1831 in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States. Hannah married 2 Edward G COLBY.


Thomas FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 16 Sep 1752 in Hardwick, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Thomas married 2 Elizabeth STREETER on 2 Mar 1784 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Elizabeth STREETER was born 1, 2 on 17 Oct 1768 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Elizabeth married 3 Thomas FARR on 2 Mar 1784 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Samuel FARR 3rd [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 27 Apr 1755 in Hardwick, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. He was christened on 1 Jun 1755 in Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. He died 4 on 2 Nov 1809 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Samuel married 5 Martha COBLEIGH on 18 Jan 1782 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
STREETER, Esther

Styled Samuel Farr the Third on the old tax-lists. He settled in the western part of the town, on the farm now owned by Larkin D. Farr. In 1800, he and Ezekiel Hildreth obtained a charter for a ferry across' the Connecticut, now known as the upper, or Gilson's, ferry.

Martha COBLEIGH. Martha married 1 Samuel FARR 3rd on 18 Jan 1782 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Thirza FARR was born in 1783.

Solomon HUDSON 1 was born about 1775 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Solomon married Thirza FARR about 1803 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Thirza FARR [Parents] 1 was born in 1783 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Thirza married Solomon HUDSON about 1803 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Roswell FARR [Parents] was born on 1 Jan 1788 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 1 on 27 Dec 1841 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States. Roswell married 2 Diana SMITH on 1 Jun 1813 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Roswell was counted in a census 3 in 1840 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States.

CENSUS: 3 males and two females.

Diana SMITH was born about 1794 in New Hampshire, United States. She died on 11 Mar 1879 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States. Diana married 1 Roswell FARR on 1 Jun 1813 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Diana was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i James M. FARR was born on 10 Nov 1813.
  M ii Francis H. FARR was born on 21 Nov 1815.
  F iii Jane C. FARR was born on 18 Jun 1818.
  M iv Henry L. FARR was born on 3 Aug 1824.
  F v Esther A. FARR was born on 10 Jul 1827. She died on 29 Oct 1854.
  M vi
Edson R. FARR 1 was born 2 on 31 Jan 1837 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 29 Oct 1854 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Edson was counted in a census 4 in 1850 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Luther STODDARD was born on 6 Feb 1789/1790 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died in 1862 in Sutton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. Luther married Martha Patty FARR on 28 Jul 1814 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Martha Patty FARR [Parents] was born about 1793 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died in 1840 in Sutton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States from of paralysis or possibly the Farr's disease or familial ALS. Martha married Luther STODDARD on 28 Jul 1814 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Erastus FARR [Parents] was born about 1795 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died about 1835 in Sutton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States from of the Farr's disease or familial ALS. Erastus married 1 Joanna Davis EMMONS on 26 Apr 1815 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Joanna Davis EMMONS was born about 1797. Joanna married 1 Erastus FARR on 26 Apr 1815 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
child FARR was born in 1817.
  M ii
Ora "Ory" FARR was born in 1820 in New Hampshire, United States.
  M iii Hiram FARR was born in 1821. He died on 2 Jul 1870 from of apoplexy.

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