Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen 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.


John W. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 28 May 1872 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 4, 5 on 12 Mar 1948 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. He was buried 6 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. John married 7 Sarah Jane GOSS on 24 Feb 1897 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
THOMAS, Cynthia A
FARR, Maude E

Sarah Jane GOSS [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 24 Feb 1871 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 15 Mar 1929 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. She was buried 4 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Sarah married 5 John W. FARR on 24 Feb 1897 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.


John W. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 28 May 1872 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 4, 5 on 12 Mar 1948 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. He was buried 6 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. John married 7 Cynthia A THOMAS on 30 May 1894 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
GOSS, Sarah Jane
FARR, Maude E

Cynthia A THOMAS [scrapbook] was born 1 on 1 Feb 1874 in Indiana, United States. She died 2 on 18 May 1896 in Indiana, United States. Cynthia married 3 John W. FARR on 30 May 1894 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.


John W. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 28 May 1872 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 4, 5 on 12 Mar 1948 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. He was buried 6 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. John married 7 Mrs. Maude E FARR about 1930 in Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
GOSS, Sarah Jane
THOMAS, Cynthia A

Mrs. Maude E FARR was born about 1880 in Indiana, United States. She died after 12 Mar 1948 in Indiana, United States. Maude married 1 John W. FARR about 1930 in Indiana, United States.


Marion S HOLLER was born in Mar 1865 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Marion married 1, 2 Lillian FARR on 7 Feb 1892 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Marion was counted in a census 3 in 1900 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

CENSUS: Living with his father Emanuel and his son Clifford.

Lillian FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 in 1874 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died in 1893 in Elnora, Daviess, Indiana, United States. Lillian married 3, 4 Marion S HOLLER on 7 Feb 1892 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.


Andrew Jack COLLIER was born 1, 2 on 11 Jan 1877 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 3 on 28 Feb 1977 in Largo, Pinellas, Florida, United States. Andrew married 4, 5 Mary J. FARR on 20 Aug 1901 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Mary J. FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 in 1881 in Indiana, United States. She died 3 in 1918 in Indiana, United States. Mary married 4, 5 Andrew Jack COLLIER on 20 Aug 1901 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Mary was also known as Mary Farr.


William Isaac "Willie" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3, 4 on 8 Feb 1877 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died in Aug 1953. He was buried 5 in Aug 1953 in Chambersville, Owen, Indiana, United States. Willie married 6 Endamila CHAMBERS on 29 Sep 1901 in Owen, Indiana, United States.

Willie was counted in a census 7 in 1930 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

CENSUS: In the household of his brother John.

Endamila CHAMBERS [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 31 Mar 1877 in Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 22 Feb 1926 in Indiana, United States. Endamila married 4 William Isaac FARR "Willie" on 29 Sep 1901 in Owen, Indiana, United States.

Endamila was counted in a census 5 in 1900 in Washington Township, Owen, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Gilberta L. FARR was born on 12 Jul 1903. She died on 21 Apr 1981 from of sepsis.

Jefferson FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 25 Dec 1882 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 4, 5 on 28 Jul 1970 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He was buried in 1970 in Greenlawn Cem, Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Jefferson married 6, 7 Flossie Mae MCDOWELL on 14 Oct 1906 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

BIRTH: Possibly Martinsville.

Flossie Mae MCDOWELL 1 was born 2, 3 on 28 Aug 1889 in Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 15 Jan 1978 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Flossie married 6, 7 Jefferson FARR on 14 Oct 1906 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Melvin Eugene FARR was born on 12 Mar 1918. He died on 30 Apr 1984.

Charles Thomas GASKINS was born 1, 2 on 6 Mar 1882 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died 3 in Jun 1967 in Indiana, United States. Charles married 4 Orpha A. FARR "Orphie" on 22 Feb 1905 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Orpha A. "Orphie" FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 11 Nov 1885 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 4 on 29 Jul 1969 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. Orphie married 5 Charles Thomas GASKINS on 22 Feb 1905 in Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Home First Previous Next Last

Surname List | Name Index