Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Jefferson Vinton FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3, 4 on 10 Feb 1869 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 5, 6 on 22 Oct 1945 in Hindustan, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Jefferson married 7 Mary E. KENDRICK on 25 Nov 1888 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Mary E. KENDRICK 1 was born 2, 3 on 16 Jan 1868 in Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 2 Jul 1960 in Skokie, Cook, Illinois, United States. Mary married 6 Jefferson Vinton FARR on 25 Nov 1888 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Bloomington Daily Herald-Telephone 07/02/1960

Mrs. Mary E. Farr died today at the home of a son, Aubrey Farr, at Skokie, Ill. Her body has...Funeral Home where friends may call Monday afternoon. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday. She was the widow of Jefferson Farr.

They had the following children.

  F i
June E. FARR 1 was born 2 in Dec 1890 in Indiana, United States.
  F ii
Jessie F. FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 on 16 Apr 1893 in Indiana, United States. She died 2 on 22 Oct 1894 in Indiana, United States.
  M iii
Aubry V. FARR 1 was born 2, 3 on 13 Oct 1895 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 4 on 30 Jun 1993 in Guymon, Texas, Oklahoma, United States.

Lew Wallace PAULEY was born 1, 2 on 16 Jul 1862 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3, 4 on 16 Feb 1945 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Lew married 5 Thaette FARR "Etta" on 29 Dec 1895 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Thaette "Etta" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 on 28 May 1872 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 4 Nov 1942 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Etta married 6 Lew Wallace PAULEY on 29 Dec 1895 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.


William Michael WHISENAND [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 5 Sep 1870 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3, 4 on 16 Feb 1946 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He was buried 5 in Ellettsville, Monroe, Indiana, United States. William married 6 Julia Ann FARR on 12 Dec 1899 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Julia Ann FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 2 Oct 1874 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 17 Feb 1960 in Ellettsville, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Julia married 4 William Michael WHISENAND on 12 Dec 1899 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.


Willard Nathan FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2, 3 was born 4 on 19 Aug 1877 in Indiana, United States. He died 5, 6 on 20 Jan 1939 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Willard married 7 Margaret Susan WHISENAND "Maggie" on 25 Dec 1898 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Margaret Susan "Maggie" WHISENAND [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born on 4 Nov 1873 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 1 Oct 1947 in Indiana, United States. Maggie married 4 Willard Nathan FARR on 25 Dec 1898 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Cecil Wanda FARR was born on 17 Sep 1899. She died on 25 Dec 1988.
  M ii
Paul W. FARR 1 was born 2, 3 on 29 Mar 1900 in Indiana, United States. He died 4, 5 on 20 Nov 1925 in Brazil, Clay, Indiana, United States.

Paul was counted in a census 6 in 1920 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.
  F iii Gay Annetta FARR was born on 25 Apr 1903. She died on 22 Mar 1991.
  F iv Ruby P. FARR was born on 5 Jan 1905. She died on 18 Apr 1993.
  F v Oneta M. FARR was born on 18 May 1908. She died on 26 Sep 1994.
  M vi
Wallace W. FARR was born 1, 2 on 19 Apr 1910 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3 on 30 Jul 2002 in Parker, Texas, United States.

  M vii Earl Jefferson FARR was born on 11 Apr 1912. He died on 16 Jun 1993.

Thomas Jefferson FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 14 Mar 1892 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3 on 19 Dec 1984. He was buried in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Thomas married 4 Nina Mae STOUT on 24 Aug 1913 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Thomas was counted in a census 5 in 1920 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Nina Mae STOUT was born 1 on 24 Feb 1893 in Indiana, United States. She died 2 on 30 May 1983 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. She was buried in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Nina married 3 Thomas Jefferson FARR on 24 Aug 1913 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Nina was counted in a census 4 in 1920 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Mildred Irene FARR was born on 17 Aug 1916. She died on 2 Mar 2005.
  M ii Thomas J. FARR Jr. was born on 4 Dec 1923. He died in May 1985.
  M iii Rev. Charles Edward "Chuck" FARR was born on 19 Aug 1925. He died on 16 Mar 2007.

Theodore Sylvester FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2, 3 was born 4 on 22 Oct 1896 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 5, 6 on 6 Mar 1962 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. He was buried 7 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Theodore married 8 Eunice Elizabeth ANDREWS on 29 Aug 1918 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Eunice Elizabeth ANDREWS [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 13 May 1897 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 4 on 23 Sep 1972 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She was buried 5 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Eunice married 6 Theodore Sylvester FARR on 29 Aug 1918 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.


Clarence C. MURPHY was born 1 on 13 Feb 1900 in Brown, Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 21 Jun 1954 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. He was buried 3 on 24 Jun 1954 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Clarence married 4 Martha Alice FARR on 30 May 1925 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Martha Alice FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 on 28 Dec 1903 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 20 Aug 1988 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. Martha married 6 Clarence C. MURPHY on 30 May 1925 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.


Harry Howard FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 1 Dec 1909 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 7 Feb 1967 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Harry married 3 Gladys L about 1931 in Indiana, United States.

Gladys L was born on 23 Oct 1912. She died on 19 Oct 1996. Gladys married 1 Harry Howard FARR about 1931 in Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Betty FARR.

James Lincoln CHERRY was born 1, 2 on 25 Aug 1865 in Indiana, United States. He died 3 on 28 Jul 1930 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. James married 4, 5 Anna May FARR on 16 Dec 1886 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Anna May FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 25 May 1866 in Indiana, United States. She died on 25 Aug 1931 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. Anna married 3, 4 James Lincoln CHERRY on 16 Dec 1886 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.


John Frank REGESTER [scrapbook] was born 1 on 8 Aug 1870 in Pennville, Jay, Indiana, United States. He died 2 in Mar 1961 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. John married 3 Alice S. FARR on 6 Sep 1891 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Attended public schools of Jay and Morgan Co., Indiana, then engaged in farming for 5 years. In 1896 he moved to Bloomington, Indiana and attended IU, School of Law. Financed his education by operating a restaurant in Bloomington. Admited to the bar in 1905, then practiced law in Bloomington. Since been licences to practice before the Supreme Court and the U.S. District Court. Served as Monroe Co. Treasurer for 2 years (1908-1909); as dep. pros. atty. of Monroe Co. for 2 years (1910-11); as county atty. (1912-13); as city atty. for 1 year and as a member of the Indiana State Legislature (1930-34). 

Was a member of the Blue Lodge, F. and AM; Indiana State Bar Assn.; Monroe County Bar Assn.; Kiwanis Club (past pres.); K. of P.; and the Monroe County Chapter of the Citizens Hist. Assn.

Alice S. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 16 Nov 1868 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 6 Mar 1952 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. She was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Alice married 4 John Frank REGESTER on 6 Sep 1891 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Mrs. Regester was a well-known artist of Southern Indiana. A Native of Morgan Co., Indiana, she was the daughter of James B. and Elizabeth Burton Farr, and came to Bloomington with her husband.

She attended a Teachers Normal school in Bloomfield, and taught school in Morgan County in the early years of her life. During the early years of their marriage, the Regesters lived on a farm in Morgan County.

At age 38, Mrs. Regester started the development of her talent as an artist. She attended Herron Art Institute in Indianapolis and took training in oil painting from several well-known artists in Brown County. Her oil paintings of landscapes and florals were notable.

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