Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Lorenzo FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 11 Mar 1809 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3, 4 on 25 Nov 1884 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. Lorenzo married 5 Eliza EDMUNDS on 14 Jan 1835 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.

Eliza EDMUNDS was born 1 on 15 Apr 1814 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 in Feb 1891 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. Eliza married 3 Lorenzo FARR on 14 Jan 1835 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Sumner E. FARR was born on 18 Mar 1839. He died on 28 Jan 1927.
  F ii Laura FARR was born on 18 Aug 1840. She died on 3 May 1931.
  F iii
Eliza Ann FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1843 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 30 Apr 1849 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.
  M iv Edwin L. FARR was born on 14 Dec 1845. He died on 24 Jan 1918.
  M v
Henry L. FARR [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 in 1848 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 3 Apr 1856 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.
  F vi
Sarah E. FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1849 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 28 Mar 1856 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.

Henry THOMAS was born on 2 Apr 1811 in Bath, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 1 on 30 Nov 1862 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Henry married 2 Eveline FARR about 1836 in Bath, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Eveline FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 11 Mar 1809 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 4 on 6 Jan 1886 in Bethlehem, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Eveline married 5 Henry THOMAS about 1836 in Bath, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Jotham S. BEMIS was born in 1812 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died about 1880 in Clear Creek, Chautauqua, New York, United States. Jotham married Susanah Ann FARR about 1839.

Jotham was counted in a census 1 in 1880 in Wayne Township, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States.

Susanah Ann FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 15 Jun 1811 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 in 1878 in New York, United States. Susanah married Jotham S. BEMIS about 1839.


Ephraim W. FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 11 Oct 1817 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2, 3 on 27 Nov 1904 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. Ephraim married 4, 5 Lovina HUNTER on 20 Mar 1840 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Lovina HUNTER was born 1 in Mar 1820 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2, 3 on 14 Feb 1905 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. She was buried 4 in Cedar Grove Cemetery Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA. Lovina married 5, 6 Ephraim W. FARR on 20 Mar 1840 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Charles J. FARR was born 1 on 3 Dec 1840 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 5 Jun 1862 in Fair Oaks, Henrico, Virginia, United States.

Charles was counted in a census 2 in 1855 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.

5th NH Inf.

The Charles J. Farr that was born in 1876 was listed as a grandson of Ephraim W. Farr and was incorrectly transcribed on FamilySearch as a son of Ephraim.
  M ii George W. FARR was born on 12 Dec 1853. He died on 25 Dec 1883.

Norman FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 30 Sep 1819 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 20 Feb 1887 in Bethlehem, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Norman married 3, 4 Mary HUNTER on 23 Nov 1847 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.

Mary HUNTER was born 1 on 22 Nov 1828 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 30 Jul 1870 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. Mary married 3, 4 Norman FARR on 23 Nov 1847 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Elbridge FARR was born 1 on 31 Jan 1850 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 7 Sep 1856 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.

Elbridge was counted in a census 3 in 1850 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.
  M ii Curtis T. FARR was born on 29 Jul 1851.
  F iii Mary Louise FARR was born on 2 May 1852. She died on 21 Jan 1941.
  M iv
John FARR was born 1 on 27 Jul 1855 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 7 Nov 1863 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.
  F v
Lizzie FARR was born 1 on 2 May 1857 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 20 Feb 1870 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.
  F vi
Sarah FARR was born 1 on 9 Mar 1860 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 22 Nov 1862 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.
  F vii
Laura FARR was born 1 on 5 Apr 1863 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 in May 1867 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States.
  F viii Alice Ardell FARR was born on 10 Oct 1867. She died on 30 Mar 1944.

Moses RIX 1 was born on 2 Mar 1810 in Landaff, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 17 Jun 1873. Moses married 2 Louisa FARR.

Louisa FARR [Parents] was born on 18 Jul 1810 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 1 on 9 Oct 1894. Louisa married 2 Moses RIX.


Charles CLOSSON was born about 1812 in New Hampshire, United States. Charles married 1 Sophronia FARR on 28 May 1832 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Sophronia FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 21 Sep 1812 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 6 Aug 1886. Sophronia married 2 Charles CLOSSON on 28 May 1832 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Nathan APPLEBEE 1, 2 was born 3 on 29 Nov 1812 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 18 Nov 1880 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Nathan married 5 Marilla FARR on 23 Feb 1837 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

III) Nathan (3), eldest child of Nathan (2)  and Emeline (Bemis) Applebee, was born in Littleton.  November 29, 1812, and died there November  18, 1880. Like his father he spent his entire life  in Littleton. He resided first in South Littleton, then  removed to Littleton, where he was employed by  Bracket! & Abbott in a saw mill for a few years. He  then returned to South Littleton, and was employed  by Peter Paddleford some years, and then returned  to Littleton and was engaged in manufacturing lumber  until 1860. From that date until 1865 he was repairman  for the Hale woolen mill. He and his son  Charles then purchased the Alderbrook mill in  Bethlehem, which they operated until 1868. Nathan  Applebee lived on a farm in Bethlehem a few  years, and then returned to Littleton, and passed  the rest of his life there. He was a Democrat, and  a member of the Methodist Church. He married,  February 23, 1837, Manila Farr, who was born  in Littleton, August 21, 1814, and died in Plymouth,  August 21, 1887, daughter of Titus and Abigail ( Whitney) Farr.- Their children were: Mary,  Charles H.. Ellen, Delia and Kate.

( IV) Charles Henry, second child and only  son of Nathan (3) and Manila (Farr) Applebee,  was born in Littleton, September 27, 1840. He was  educated in the common schools, and after completing  his school life he went to work with his  father, continuing till 1860. He then worked for  Peter H. Paddleford, of South Littleton, as a woodworker,  and again in saw milling at at Littleton.  In 1862 he was again in the employ of Mr. Paddleford,  and in August of that year he enlisted in  Company D. Thirteenth Regiment New Hampshire  Volunteer Infantry. He remained with his company  until November, when he was detached and  placed in the ambulance corps as a stretcher bearer.  After eight months service at that he became driver  in the ambulance corps which followed the Thirteenth  Regiment up to the reorganization at York-  town. He was with the ambulance corps at Portsmouth.  Virginia, about two years, and then joined  his regiment at Richmond. Virginia, where he was  mustered out June 21, 1865. The Thirteenth Regiment  rendered service in the campaign against  Fredericksburg. at Suffolk, and on garrison duty -• "-  Smouth, Virginia;; at Cold Harbor; Petersburg; Bermuda Hundred; Fort Harrison; Fair Oaks; and in the campaign which ended at Appomattox. At the close of the war Mr. Appleby returned to Littleton, and was with his father in the lumber manufacturing business until 1871, when they sold their mill to H. C. Libbey. He then returned to Littleton and bought a woodenware factory which he operated a year. From 1874 to 1878 he was in the employ of the Waumbeck Lumber Company and other lumberers. In 1888 Mr. Applebee and J. T. and S. F. Simpson formed a partnership as contractors and builders. In 1882 he purchased the A. W. Streeter blacksmith shop, which he operated for a year, when he leased it and bought the old stone blacksmith shop on Main street, Littleton, in which he has since carried on his trade. In politics he is a Republican. For some years he was a member of the police force. He is a member of Burns Lodge, No. 66, Free and Accepted Masons, of Liltleton; Franklin Royal Arch Chapter, of Lisbon; the Council of Royal and Select Masters; St. Gerard Commandery, Knights Templar, Littleton, of which he was eminent commander in 1887-88; and Mt. Eustis Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star; also of White Mountain Grange, Patrons of Husbandry; Coos. County Pomona Grange ; Marshall Sanders Post, Grand Army of the Republic ; and the Coshockee Club. He married first, August 22, 1862, Hattie- L. Randall, who was born in Lyndon, Vermont, Februarj' 9, 1842, and died in Littleton, August 5, 1873. daughter of Daniel Randall; second, June !3i 1874, Mary Osgood, who was born in Lebanon, August s, 1844, daughter of William and Eliza (Kenney) Osgood (see Osgood,

VIII). By the first wife there were two children : Minnie, born July. 9, 1866, died in Littleton, March 30, 1880; Fred Henry, born in Bethlehem, December 27, 1869. died in Lebanon, February 16, 1878. By the second wife, one child, Grace Osgood, born September 10, 1875- The Buzzell family dates back to- BUZZELL early days. The first American ancestor appears to have been Isaac Buzzell, of Salisbury, Massachusetts, who was a- freeman in 1640. The first one of the name to settle in New Hampshire was John Buzzell, who probably came from the Isle of Jersey before 1694. and settled in Dover. Two of his great-grandson*. Rev. John and Rev. Aaron Buzzell, were with Rev. Benjamin Randall, the founders of the Free Will Baptist denomination. The name, which is also spelled Buswell. Bussell and Busiel, has been numerous in Strafford county for many year-. Solomon Buzzell, son of John and Phebe Buzzell. of Barrington, was born January 5, 1761. He served in the Revolutionary war, and became a prominent citizen of Northwood, New Hampshire. He served five years in the legislature, was selectman rind justice of the peace for many years. He married (first) Mrs. Elizabeth Burnham, of Barringtr.n ; and (second) Susannah Clark, of NorthwoAd. He had three children by each wife. It is prokib'e that the second branch is descended from John Buzzell. of Barrington, father of Solomon, but genealogical records are lacking. (I) John Buzzell, son of Jacob and Elizabeth Buz7ell, was born in Barrington, New Hampshire. April 30. 1804. He was educated in the common schools of that town. He moved to Meredith, Hampshire, where he lived on a farm for a while,  and then went to Sandwich, New Hampshire, and  bought a farm. He next went to Dover, where he  learned the carpenter's trade at which he worked  for a short time, and then moved to Lakeport,  at that time called Lake Village, where he built  a house and made himself a permanent home. He  went into the contracting business, in which he  continued until his death in 1902. He was a Republican  in politics, and a member of the Advent  Church. He married Abigail Marston, daughter of  Eben Marston. She was born at Tamworth, New  Hampshire, in 1812. They had eleven children.

Marilla FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3 on 21 Aug 1814 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 4 on 21 Aug 1887 in Plymouth, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Marilla married 5 Nathan APPLEBEE on 23 Feb 1837 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Marilla was also known 6 as Manilla.


Elanson FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 19 Feb 1819 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 15 Apr 1886 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Elanson married 3 Hannah Clark RIX on 21 Oct 1843 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Methodist. He resided in Littleton all his life. Farmer. Methodist. Republican

Hannah Clark RIX was born 1 on 7 Feb 1822 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. Hannah married 2 Elanson FARR on 21 Oct 1843 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i George W. FARR was born on 18 Sep 1846. He died on 28 Aug 1881.
  M ii Henry Hiram FARR was born on 24 Feb 1849. He died on 5 May 1894.
  F iii Emily W. FARR was born on 8 Jun 1850.
  M iv
Charles T. FARR was born 1 on 10 Feb 1852 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2, 3 on 29 Apr 1877 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States from of typhoid fever.
  F v Estella B. FARR was born on 27 May 1855. She died on 28 Nov 1929.
  F vi
Ada M. FARR was born 1 on 18 Dec 1859 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Ada resided at as a Clerk in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

Alba A. FARR [Parents] 1 was born on 9 Mar 1823 in of Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 6 Nov 1906 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States from of hypostate, pneumonia and cardiac failure. He was buried 3 on 7 Nov 1906 in Walnut Grove, Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Alba married 4 Mariah CROSBY on 9 Jan 1849 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

BIRTH: Calculated from death record.

Mariah CROSBY was born on 26 Dec 1824 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Mariah married 1 Alba A. FARR on 9 Jan 1849 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Moses R. FARR was born 1 on 27 Apr 1850 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. He died 2 on 14 Apr 1851 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

BIRTH: Given name on death record only.

DEATH: Age 1.
  F ii Mary A. FARR was born on 13 Nov 1854.
  F iii Margaret C. "Maggie" FARR was born on 24 Feb 1857.
  M iv
Edward FARR was born 1 on 9 Mar 1860 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

Edward was counted in a census 2 in 1860 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.
  F v Abbie L. FARR was born on 4 Aug 1864.
  F vi
Esther FARR was born 1 on 10 Sep 1870 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

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