Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Alva A. GLOVIER was born about 1854 in New Hampshire, United States. Alva married 1 Marietta Phelps FARR on 26 Nov 1880 in New Hampshire, United States.

Marietta Phelps FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 14 Jun 1856 in Ontario, Ontario, Canada. She died 2 on 1 Dec 1882 in Lisbon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Marietta married 3 Alva A. GLOVIER on 26 Nov 1880 in New Hampshire, United States.

Marietta was counted in a census 4 in 1860 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Henry H PORTER was born about 1840 in New Hampshire, United States. Henry married Nellie Eliza FARR on 22 Oct 1908 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Nellie Eliza FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 15 Mar 1861 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 24 Mar 1938 in Clermont, Lake, Florida, United States. Nellie married Henry H PORTER on 22 Oct 1908 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Edward Cyrus FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 23 Apr 1865 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Edward married Blanche M. about 1898 in New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
CURRIE, Bertha B.

Edward's brother in law, Fred Currie, is living with him at the time of the 1910 census.

Blanche M. was born 1 in Apr 1878 in New Hampshire, United States. She died after 1900. Blanche married Edward Cyrus FARR about 1898 in New Hampshire, United States.


Edward Cyrus FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 23 Apr 1865 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Edward married Bertha B. CURRIE before 1910 in New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
, Blanche M.

Edward's brother in law, Fred Currie, is living with him at the time of the 1910 census.

Bertha B. CURRIE was born 1 in 1895 in New Hampshire, United States. Bertha married Edward Cyrus FARR before 1910 in New Hampshire, United States.


John Wilder FARR Jr. [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 20 Jul 1875 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4, 5 on 23 Jun 1932 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. John married 6, 7, 8 Lula Emma BEDELL on 6 May 1899 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

John was counted in a census 9 in 1910 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

CENSUS: John W. Farr Jr. 34 b. NH, Lula E. 30 b. NH, Hazel C. 9 b.NH, Jothn W. 6 b. NH, Curtis B. 2 b. NH, John W. 84 father, Alwilda 69 mother.

Lula Emma BEDELL 1 was born 2 on 9 Sep 1880 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 in Nov 1966 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Lula married 4, 5, 6 John Wilder FARR Jr. on 6 May 1899 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Hazel Caroline FARR was born 1, 2 on 12 Jul 1900 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.
  M ii Jonathan W. FARR III was born on 2 Jan 1904. He died on 4 Apr 1986.
  M iii
Curtis B. FARR was born 1 on 22 Sep 1908 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 18 May 1920 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Curtis was counted in a census 3 on 26 Jan 1920 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Aurthur Noah FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 21 Dec 1871 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 23 Apr 1940. Aurthur married 2 Georgie M. ROUNSEVAL on 2 Nov 1897 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Georgie M. ROUNSEVAL. Georgie married 1 Aurthur Noah FARR on 2 Nov 1897 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Herbert Kimball HALLETT. Herbert married 1 Grace Emma FARR on 20 Dec 1892 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

HALLETT, Herbert K., banker; b. Oakland. Me.,  ept. 18, 1867; s. Julius F. and Mehitable (Kim-  all) Hallett; ed. pub. schs.. Oakland; m. Grace  E. Farr. Dec. 20, 1892: 2 children, Dorothy, Barbara.  Began in banking business, Oakland, 1886;  served as cashier Littleton Nat. Bank, Littleton, N.H. ;  elected près. Atlantic Nat. Bank, Boston,  1904; près. Fourth-Atlantic Nat. Bank since consolidation  of Fourth Nat. and Atlantic Nat. banks,  1912. Republican. Universalist. Mem. Am. Bankers'  Assn., Boston Chamber of Commerce. Recrea- tions: golf. Home: 69 Otis St., Newtonville, Mass. Office: Fourth-Atlantic National Bank, Boston, Mass.

Grace Emma FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 3 Dec 1871 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Grace married 2 Herbert Kimball HALLETT on 20 Dec 1892 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


William Stewart KINNEY. William married 1 Gertrude Tryphena FARR on 6 Jan 1896 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Gertrude Tryphena FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 15 Sep 1873 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Gertrude married 2 William Stewart KINNEY on 6 Jan 1896 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Howard M. BALLOU. Howard married 1 Helen May FARR on 24 Aug 1893 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Helen May FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 12 Aug 1872 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Helen married 2 Howard M. BALLOU on 24 Aug 1893 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Nathan Logan FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 18 Dec 1837 in Sangamon, Illinois, United States. He died 4 on 23 Sep 1913 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. He was buried 5 on 24 Sep 1913 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Nathan married 6, 7 Nancy Ann STIERWALT on 16 Oct 1859 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Nathan was counted in a census 8 in 1880 in Jefferson, Scotland, Missouri, United States.

Emporia, Kans.,
April 11th, 1898

Hon. Wm. McKinley,

President, and Commander in Chief of the Army of the U.S.

Dear Comrade:-

We the undersigned old soldiers who served during the war of the rebellion, do hereby tender to you a regiment of old soldiers rangeing in age from fifty to seventy-five years, to do guard duty or any other duty which they may be called upon to perform, in case of war between the Uniited States and Spain. This regiment will be composed entirely of old soldiers of Kansas.


Names. Former branch of service.

D W. Goff Co E 115 Ind IVI
Garrett D Baim
N. L. Farr Co H 53 Ind Vol inft
G F Ross Co-F 18th Ind Vet Vol Inft
W Abel Co 8 53 Ills Vol Inft

Note by Tim Farr: Many other signatures were on this document which is six feet long. It's selling price was $7,500 on ebay in May of 2009. The following are the notes from the ebay seller: "This letter was written and signed by 147 civil war veterans attending the 1898 GAR Encampment at Emporia, Kansas. Signatures and service unit notations are original. It appears that this is the original letter or the only surviving copy made at the 1898 Encampment. Neither the National Archives nor the McKinley Presidential Library and Museum have a record of this letter.

The document measures 6 feet in length and is in Very Good condition having been stabilized by a professional paper conservationist at a major Midwest art museum. The transcription is not complete due to the handwriting of several signatories being difficult to read."

Death Notice
1913 , Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States of America
Nathan L. Farr was born in Sangaman County, Illinois, December 18, 1838.  He has lived the past twenty years in Kansas, and the latter years have been in Emporia.  He died at his home on Sixth and Peyton Avenue, at 2:57 o'clock a.m. September 23, 1913.  He was a private member of Company H, 23rd Indiana Regiment of Infantry, and was discharged on December 19, 1864, at Atlanta, Georgia. ( Emporia Gazette, 30 Oct 1913, page 5, column 1.)Nathan is buried in the Maplewood Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon Co., KS (Emporia Gazette24 Sept 1913).

Nancy Ann STIERWALT [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 6 Dec 1840 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 4 on 20 May 1917 in Bethany, Harrison, Missouri, United States. She was buried on 23 May 1917 in Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States. Nancy married 5, 6 Nathan Logan FARR on 16 Oct 1859 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Missouri Death Certificate
Death Certificate #18410: Place of death: Harrison County. Maiden Name: Nancy Ann Stierwalt. Born 6 December 1840. Died 20 May 1917. Age 76 years, 5 Months, 14 days. Died from Cerebral Hemorhage. Born in Paragon, Indiana. Father Caleb Stierwalt, born Penn. Mother Cynthia Lafaver, birthplace not known. Informant Sadie Tweedy of Salina, Kansas. Doctor Leslie R. Webb, 21 May, 1917, Bethany, Mo. Place of burial Emporia Kansas. Undertaker (can't read), Ridgeway, Mo.

Nathan's mother's grave marker is at Find A Grave Memorial# 7560626.

They had the following children.

  M i Hannibal Lincoln FARR was born on 11 Jul 1860. He died on 28 Jul 1943.
  M ii Jefferson Cromwell FARR was born on 11 May 1862. He died on 1 Dec 1951.
  F iii Lucetta FARR was born on 4 Jul 1865. She died on 19 Nov 1928.
  F iv
Rachel Ann "Annie" FARR 1, 2 was born 3 on 12 Mar 1868 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 4 on 24 May 1888 in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States.

DEATH: Fell from a horse and died two years later.
  M v Otis FARR was born on 18 Sep 1869. He died on 22 Mar 1947.
  F vi
Estella FARR was born on 3 Apr 1871. She died on 6 May 1871.
  F vii Sarah FARR was born on 12 Aug 1872. She died on 14 Jan 1950.
  M viii Daniel Logan FARR was born on 14 May 1874. He died on 5 Jan 1950.
  M ix Lora Dennis "Laurie" FARR was born on 9 Dec 1876. He died on 5 Jun 1925.
  F x Melissa A. FARR was born on 6 Feb 1879. She died on 30 Mar 1950.
  M xi
Jesse FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 on 6 Apr 1881 in Scotland, Missouri, United States. He died 2 on 23 Apr 1881 in Scotland, Missouri, United States.
  M xii
Roscoe Perle FARR was born on 27 Aug 1882 in Bogle Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States. He died 1 on 30 Jun 1885 in Gentry, Missouri, United States.
  M xiii Uriah Lester FARR was born on 29 Apr 1884. He died on 11 Apr 1963 from of a coronary occlusion.

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