Ancestors of Tim Farr and Descendants of Stephen Farr Sr. of Concord, Massachusetts and Lidlington, Bedfordshire, England


Samuel FARR [Parents]-6820 was christened 1 on 10 Nov 1751 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He was buried 2 on 12 Mar 1836 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Samuel married 3 (MRIN:3042) Mary BALLS-6828 on 30 Jun 1772 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Mary BALLS-6828 was christened on 27 May 1750 in Wilshamstead, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 1 on 2 Apr 1827 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Mary married 2 (MRIN:3042) Samuel FARR-6820 on 30 Jun 1772 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  F i Elizabeth FARR-6829 was christened on 3 Nov 1776.
  M ii
William FARR-6830 was christened 1 on 2 Sep 1781 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M iii Nathaniel FARR-6831 was christened on 29 May 1785.
  M iv John FARR-6832 was christened on 11 May 1788.
  M v Thomas FARR-6833 was christened on 26 Jun 1791. He was buried on 8 Aug 1833.

Nathaniel FARR [Parents]-6831 was christened 1 on 29 May 1785 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Nathaniel married 2 (MRIN:3043) Elizabeth NEWMAN-6825 on 16 Jan 1809 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Elizabeth NEWMAN-6825 was christened on 10 Apr 1785 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Elizabeth married 1 (MRIN:3043) Nathaniel FARR-6831 on 16 Jan 1809 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  M i William FURR-6827 was christened on 16 Feb 1812. He died on 15 Jul 1876.
  F ii
Louisa FURR-6826 was christened 1 on 14 Jan 1810 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 2 on 2 Oct 1820 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

William FURR [Parents]-6827 was christened 1 on 16 Feb 1812 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He died 2 on 15 Jul 1876 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. William married 3 (MRIN:3044) Elizabeth WHEATLEY-7089 on 17 May 1834 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

DEATH: Age 65.

Elizabeth WHEATLEY-7089 was born about 1814 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Elizabeth married 1 (MRIN:3044) William FURR-6827 on 17 May 1834 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  M i
William FURR-7090 was christened 1 on 13 Dec 1834 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M ii Joseph FURR-7091 was christened on 31 Jan 1836.
  M iii
John FURR-7092 was christened 1 on 17 Dec 1837 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  F iv MaryAnn FURR-7093 was christened on 19 Jul 1840.
  M v
William FURR-7094 was christened 1 on 1 Jan 1843 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M vi
David FURR-7095 was born 1 on 8 Jul 1846 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened 2 on 16 Mar 1845 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M vii
Robert FURR-7096 was born 1 on 14 Aug 1847 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He was christened 2 on 12 Sep 1847 in Old Warden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

John YOUNG-7048. John married 1 (MRIN:3045) Elizabeth FARR-6829 on 15 Oct 1799 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Elizabeth FARR [Parents]-6829 was christened 1 on 3 Nov 1776 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Elizabeth married 2 (MRIN:3045) John YOUNG-7048 on 15 Oct 1799 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.


John FARR [Parents]-6832 was christened 1 on 11 May 1788 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. John married (MRIN:3046) Ann WEST-9033 on 11 Oct 1809 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom.

Ann WEST-9033 was born in 1791 in Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She died 1 on 11 Jan 1843 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom. Ann married (MRIN:3046) John FARR-6832 on 11 Oct 1809 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom.

DEATH: Age 53.

They had the following children.

  M i
Thomas FARR-9034 was christened 1 on 9 Mar 1815 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom.
  M ii
John FARR-9035 was christened 1 on 13 Dec 1816 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom.
  M iii James FURR-9036 was christened on 13 Dec 1818. He died in 1901.
  M iv Samuel FURR-9037 was christened on 8 Sep 1822. He died on 20 Oct 1903.
  F v
Sarah FURR-9038 was born in 1818 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom. She was christened 1 on 9 Jan 1825 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom. She died 2 on 20 Oct 1843 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom.
  F vi
Rhoda FURR-9039 was christened 1 on 5 Nov 1826 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom.
  F vii
Lydia FURR-9040 was christened 1 on 26 Apr 1829 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom. She died 2 on 16 Jul 1843 in Shillington, Bedford, England, United Kingdom.
  M viii Matthew FURR-9041 was christened on 1 Apr 1832. He died about Sep 1883.

Thomas FARR [Parents]-6833 was christened 1 on 26 Jun 1791 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He was buried 2 on 8 Aug 1833 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married 3 (MRIN:3047) Elizabeth SIMMS-6834 on 17 Apr 1810 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Elizabeth SIMMS-6834 was christened on 30 Sep 1787 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 1 on 5 Mar 1851 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Elizabeth married 2 (MRIN:3047) Thomas FARR-6833 on 17 Apr 1810 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  M i Joseph FARR-6835 was christened on 17 Nov 1811.
  M ii
Samuel FARR-6836 was christened 1 on 21 Feb 1813 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M iii
George FARR-6837 was christened 1 on 28 Sep 1817 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  F iv
Nanny FARR-6838 was christened 1 on 22 Apr 1818 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M v John FARR-6839 was christened on 18 May 1823.
  F vi
Ann FARR-6840 was christened 1 on 18 May 1823 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  F vii
Louisa FARR-6841 was christened 1 on 14 Aug 1825 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M viii
James FARR-6842 was christened 1 on 23 Mar 1828 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Joseph FARR [Parents]-6835 was christened 1 on 17 Nov 1811 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Joseph married 2 (MRIN:3048) Elizabeth GREEN-6846 on 20 Apr 1835 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Elizabeth GREEN-6846 was christened on 2 Jun 1816 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Elizabeth married 1 (MRIN:3048) Joseph FARR-6835 on 20 Apr 1835 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.


John FARR [Parents]-6839 was christened 1 on 18 May 1823 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. John married 2 (MRIN:3049) Sarah Anne WRIGHT-6843 on 4 Jun 1843 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Sarah Anne WRIGHT-6843 was christened on 5 Aug 1821 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Sarah married 1 (MRIN:3049) John FARR-6839 on 4 Jun 1843 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  M i
Joseph FARRE-6844 was christened 1 on 6 Oct 1850 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Joseph was also known as Fair.

FHL British film #1066919 Bishop's transcripts for Hawnes, 1602-1868.
  M ii
Samuel FARRE-6845 was christened 1 on 15 May 1853 in Haynes, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Samuel was also known as Fair.

FHL British film #1066919 Bishop's transcripts for Hawnes, 1602-1868.
  F iii
Mary Elizabeth FARR-9093 was born 1 in 1862 in Southill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Mary was counted in a census 2 in 1881 in Southill, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Thomas FAYRE [Parents] [scrapbook]-6847 was born about 1477 in of Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in 1537 in Elstow, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married (MRIN:3050) Custans-6849 about 1499 in Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Thomas's will was probated in 1537 in Elstow, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Will of Thomas Fayre
1 July 1537 proved 10 Aug. 1537.
Elvestow, Bedfordshire
Transcribed by Patricia Bell

Burial in the churchyard of Elvestow; to the high altar 4d; to the mother church of Lincoln2d; to the bells 12d; to the torches 12d; to the lights 12d. To daughter Agnes Fayre 40s. and to daughter Kateryng Fayre 20s. To son John Fayre a cow and a couple of steers. Wife Custans all the crop on the ground and the other which is in the house and barn, to pay the rent and the debts and to keep the house. Residue to wife Custans and son John Fayre to be equally divided between them “The said goodes to be devydyt betwene my wyffe and the other children” and if the children die, their parts to be used for the souls of testator and all Christians. Wife Custanes to have house and land in Flitwik until son John is able to occupy it.
Executors John Fayre and John Adnettes. Supervisor sir William Adnettes. Witnesses sir George Mayot, William Curtes, William Wright.


In 1528 Thomas Fayre is named executor of Thomas Fan's will of Elstow.

Custans-6849 was born about 1479 in Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Custans married (MRIN:3050) Thomas FAYRE-6847 about 1499 in Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  F i
Agnes FAYRE-6851 was born about 1502 in of Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  F ii
Kateryng FAYRE-6850 was born about 1506 in of Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.
  M iii
William FAYRE-9222 was born about 1520 in Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.





In the 1578 Archidiaconal Visitation page 211, William Fare shows as not having received the communion for XII months in Flitton.
  M iv John FAYRE The Younger-6852 was born about 1525. He died in 1582.

Thomas FAYRE [Parents] [scrapbook]-6884 was born about 1453 in of Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in 1524 in Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married (MRIN:3051) Alys-6848 about 1476 in of Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Thomas had a will 1 on 10 Apr 1524 in Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. His will was probated 2 on 7 May 1524 in Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Will of Thomas Fayre.
10 Apr., pr. 7 May 1524. (2: 54)
Flitton, Bedfordshire
Transcribed by Patricia Bell

Burial in the churchyard of Flitton; to Lincoln cathedral 2d.; for his mortuary as customary; to the high altar 8d.. To wife Alys for life, then to son John Fayre and his heirs, testator's tenement or house in Flitton, with its appurtenances, they to keep a yearly obit in the parish church of Flitton for the souls of testator and all Christians. Residue to wife Alys.

Executrix wife Alys. Witn. Henry Richardes vicar, William Parrisse, John Parrisse.


Thomas Fayre's son, John, was know as John Jr. or John the Younger and Thomas' brother, John, was known as John Sr. or John the Elder. The following document from the Bedfordshire Luton Archives, helps to clarify this along with the will of John the Elder:

Reference
LL1/62

Title
Demise: William son and heir of Richard Olney deceased, to Richard Davy, Reginald Collopp bocher, & Richard Olney of Denehyll.

Date Free Text
1550

Date From
1550

Date To
1550

Scope and Content
A messuage with curtilage & 17 acres of land and meadows dispersed in Flitwick. Whereof the messuage, curtilage & garden at Chirche ende, between late William Felour senior & the Innyng, abutting on the highway & a close of the lord; 2 acres together in the Innyng under the grantor's hedge, abutting on the Stokking North; 1 acre together called the Hedland Acre at Bradhegges, the lord on both sides; half acre in Acreyard Furlong, between the lord & Henry Collopp, abutting on the Highway East; half acre in the same next Thomas Sybley; 6 roods together on Sutton Furlong, next the same, abutting on Holowe way south; half acre in the Woodehame, abutting on Flitwick Wood; 1 rood in the same, between Reginald Collopp senior & the lord; 1 acre together on Hynkeshull in Broke Furlong, next Henry Collop. In East Field, half an acre in Nether Aldfeld, next Reginald Collopp senior; half acre in the same, between the vill's land & the grantor; half acre in Ouere Aldfeld, between Reginald and Henry Collopp; 1 acre on Stonyhull next Richard Davy, abutting on Goodrychhyll & the Gravell pyttes; 2 roods at Thomas Cranewell's Close Corner, next John Feirey junior, late of his father Thomas Feirey; 1 rood in the same next Reginald Collopp; half acre in Acreyardefurlong, between Richard Davy & Thomas Sybley; half acre on Wandyng Furlong; half acre at Grene Way, between Reginald and Henry Collopp; 1 acre in 4 rood abutting on Gull's hadland west and Croftland east; half acre on Croftland, next Reginald Collopp; 2 roods of land and meadow in Stanyate mede, next the lord, & 1 rood between Reginald Collopp and John Feirey senior & 1 rood between Henry & Reginald Collopp, & 1 rood next the lord; half acre meadow in the lower furlong at Stanyate, next Thomas Myddelton of Ampthill; 1 rood land Estowne mede, between Reginald Collopp & Thomas Cranewell. All of which the grantor's father Richard had as a grant of William Olney his grandfather by charter of 1501. To be held to the use of the grantor & his heirs according to the intents of his last Will. Witnesses: Thomas Olney of Luton, John Pylgryme of Offley, Thomas Grene vicar of Flitwick, Thomas Olney senior of Flitwick, William Byssett, Thomas Olney junior, William Lysett.

Alys-6848 was born about 1455 in Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She died after 1524 in Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. Alys married (MRIN:3051) Thomas FAYRE-6884 about 1476 in of Flitton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  M i Thomas FAYRE-6847 was born about 1477. He died in 1537.
  M ii John FAYRE The Elder-6853 was born about 1479. He died in 1554.

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