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


Guy Anderson THRASHER died 1 on 8 Jul 1939 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. Guy married 2 Helen May FARR in May 1920 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States.

Helen May FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 29 Apr 1894 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. She died 4 on 13 Nov 1974. She was buried 5 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. Helen married 6 Guy Anderson THRASHER in May 1920 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States.


William McKinley FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 4 Feb 1899 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. William married 4 Elsie Marie SELL on 8 Jun 1924 in Missouri, United States.

The following is from "The Family of Willis Vernon Farr" by Jayne E. Bickford:

Elsie has told rue that she and Bill farmed around Stockton for eleven years, and that they went through dust storms and the depression. In May of 1935 they moved to Calif­ornia. For about nine years they lived in Pomona and in 1941 moved to Loma Linda, where they now live.

Quoted below is a newspaper item which appeared a few years ago when Elsie and Bill celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary. Elsie very kindly furnished me with a copy.

“Mr. and Mrs. William Farr'
“LOMA LINDA -- Mr. and Mrs. William Farr of Loma Linda celebrated their 50th wedding anniver­sary at Azure Ellis Seventh-day Aventist Church by renewing their marriage vows.

“They were married on June 8, 1924, in Stockton, Kan. They came to California in 1935 and have lived in Loma Linda 30 years. Farr is a retired chicken rancher.

“The party was given by the couple's children and grandchildren. Their daughter and her husband, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Perry, came from Modesto, and their son and his wire, Mr. and Mrs. Max Farr, came from St. John, Wash.

“Their granddaughters and husbands, Mr. and - Mrs. Mike McDonough of Healdsburg, Calif., and Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Skau of Portland, Ore., were also present. A grandson, Max Jr. of Bend, Ore., was unable to attend, because of the birth of a son.

“Mr. and Mrs. Omer Stithem (Mrs. Farr's sister) caine from Gentry, Ark., and Farr's nephew, Wayne Farr, and his wife came from Wichita, Kan.”

Elsie Marie SELL was born 1 on 12 Apr 1904 in Glen Elder, Mitchell, Kansas, United States. Elsie married 2 William McKinley FARR on 8 Jun 1924 in Missouri, United States.

The following is from "The Family of Willis Vernon Farr" by Jayne E. Bickford:

Elsie has written to me concerning her family. Her parents were married in Missouri when her mother was 15 years of age and her father 19 years of age. They were the parents of seven children, six girls and one boy. Elsie was the youngest. The brother was next to the oldest, and he died when he was ten years old, so Elsie never saw him. After living in Missouri for a few years, Elsie's parents moved to Central Kansas, where Elsie was born; they lived there until Elsie was 15 and then moved further west where Elsie and Bill met. Elsie was 23 when her mother died, at age 62.

Her father lived with Elsie and Bill for most of 13 years and died in California. Elsie's Grandmother Sell lived with Elsie's parents for 30 years, having lost her husband in the Civil War.

They had the following children.

  F i Donna Lee FARR.
  M ii William Max FARR.

Edward Theodore FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 21 Aug 1901 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. He died 4 on 10 Nov 1973 in Riverside, California, United States. Edward married 5 Callie Lorene HENRY on 3 Jul 1935 in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States.

Callie Lorene HENRY was born 1 on 18 Aug 1908 in Damar, Rooks, Kansas, United States. She died 2 on 6 Oct 1996 in Moxee City, Yakima, Washington, United States. Callie married 3 Edward Theodore FARR on 3 Jul 1935 in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Lorene May FARR.

Wesley JACKSON.

Velma FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
FINCH, Delton

They had the following children.

  F i Barbara JACKSON.

Delton FINCH died 1 on 29 Jun 1977. Delton married Velma FARR about 1954.

Velma FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
JACKSON, Wesley

They had the following children.

  M i Donald W. FINCH.

Emmett Wayne FARR [Parents].

Marjorie Lee SENTER.

They had the following children.

  F i Gail Lee FARR.

Rick Edward AYERS.

Gail Lee FARR [Parents].


Marion S. FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 25 Dec 1891 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. He died 4 on 31 May 1968 in Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas, United States. Marion married Celeste FRANCIS in 1919 in Kansas, United States.

Celeste FRANCIS was born 1 on 31 May 1901 in Plainville, Rooks, Kansas, United States. She died 2 on 29 Jul 1965 in Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas, United States. She was buried 3 in Seventh Day Adventist Cemetery, Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas, United States. Celeste married Marion S. FARR in 1919 in Kansas, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Merlin FARR.
  M ii
Ervin FARR died 1 in Kansas, United States.

DEATH: Died young.
  M iii Floyd FARR.
  M iv
Kenneth FARR died 1 about 1974 in Kansas, United States from of cancer.

Was a cripple from polio.

Robert L. OSBORNE.

Donna Lee FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
PERRY, Robert Lucian


Robert Lucian PERRY.

Donna Lee FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
OSBORNE, Robert L.

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ittle rock building less than a quarter of a mIle from the house. “The boys would have to stay out of school and work as needed, but the girls got to go more regularly.” And Ruby refers to her grandfather's sister, Katie who died in her teens. She says “I have a pink and white doll quilt of her's that was given to me when I was three years old.”

BIRTH: Willis V. Farr book states that he was born in Iowa but the census' states Missouri.

Alida May STARIN 1 was born 2, 3 on 3 Jun 1866 in Saint Johnsville, Montgomery, New York, United States. She died 4 in Jul 1949 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. Alida married 5 John Ivah FARR on 18 Oct 1885 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Kattie FARR 1 was born 2, 3 on 25 Dec 1887 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. She died 4 in Feb 1970. She was buried 5 on 9 Feb 1970.
  M ii
Ivah Newton FARR 1 was born 2, 3 on 11 May 1888 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. He died 4 in Dec 1955.

DEATH: Unmarried.
  M iii Benjamin Harrison FARR was born on 22 May 1889. He died on 4 Feb 1963.
  M iv
Harlan D. FARR 1 was born 2, 3 on 14 Oct 1890 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. He died 4 in Feb 1957.

DEATH: Unmarried.
  M v Marion S. FARR was born on 25 Dec 1891. He died on 31 May 1968.
  M vi
Dennis John FARR 1 was born 2, 3 on 27 Dec 1892 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. He died 4 on 25 Jan 1964.

DEATH: No issue.
  F vii Helen May FARR was born on 29 Apr 1894. She died on 13 Nov 1974.
  M viii William McKinley FARR was born on 4 Feb 1899.
  M ix Edward Theodore FARR was born on 21 Aug 1901. He died on 10 Nov 1973.

Benjamin Harrison FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 22 May 1889 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. He died 4 on 4 Feb 1963 in Downs, Osborne, Kansas, United States. He was buried 5 in Feb 1963 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. Benjamin married Sarah Elizabeth HOLCOMBE "Bessie" on 2 Jul 1920 in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States.

This couple was divorced and then remarried.

Sarah Elizabeth "Bessie" HOLCOMBE died on 10 Apr 1987 in Sedgwick, Harvey, Kansas, United States. She was buried in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. Bessie married Benjamin Harrison FARR on 2 Jul 1920 in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Velma FARR.
  M ii Emmett Wayne FARR.

Guy Anderson THRASHER died 1 on 8 Jul 1939 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. Guy married 2 Helen May FARR in May 1920 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States.

Helen May FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 29 Apr 1894 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. She died 4 on 13 Nov 1974. She was buried 5 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. Helen married 6 Guy Anderson THRASHER in May 1920 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States.


William McKinley FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 4 Feb 1899 in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. William married 4 Elsie Marie SELL on 8 Jun 1924 in Missouri, United States.

The following is from "The Family of Willis Vernon Farr" by Jayne E. Bickford:

Elsie has told rue that she and Bill farmed around Stockton for eleven years, and that they went through dust storms and the depression. In May of 1935 they moved to Calif­ornia. For about nine years they lived in Pomona and in 1941 moved to Loma Linda, where they now live.

Quoted below is a newspaper item which appeared a few years ago when Elsie and Bill celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary. Elsie very kindly furnished me with a copy.

“Mr. and Mrs. William Farr'
“LOMA LINDA -- Mr. and Mrs. William Farr of Loma Linda celebrated their 50th wedding anniver­sary at Azure Ellis Seventh-day Aventist Church by renewing their marriage vows.

“They were married on June 8, 1924, in Stockton, Kan. They came to California in 1935 and have lived in Loma Linda 30 years. Farr is a retired chicken rancher.

“The party was given by the couple's children and grandchildren. Their daughter and her husband, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Perry, came from Modesto, and their son and his wire, Mr. and Mrs. Max Farr, came from St. John, Wash.

“Their granddaughters and husbands, Mr. and - Mrs. Mike McDonough of Healdsburg, Calif., and Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Skau of Portland, Ore., were also present. A grandson, Max Jr. of Bend, Ore., was unable to attend, because of the birth of a son.

“Mr. and Mrs. Omer Stithem (Mrs. Farr's sister) caine from Gentry, Ark., and Farr's nephew, Wayne Farr, and his wife came from Wichita, Kan.”

Elsie Marie SELL was born 1 on 12 Apr 1904 in Glen Elder, Mitchell, Kansas, United States. Elsie married 2 William McKinley FARR on 8 Jun 1924 in Missouri, United States.

The following is from "The Family of Willis Vernon Farr" by Jayne E. Bickford:

Elsie has written to me concerning her family. Her parents were married in Missouri when her mother was 15 years of age and her father 19 years of age. They were the parents of seven children, six girls and one boy. Elsie was the youngest. The brother was next to the oldest, and he died when he was ten years old, so Elsie never saw him. After living in Missouri for a few years, Elsie's parents moved to Central Kansas, where Elsie was born; they lived there until Elsie was 15 and then moved further west where Elsie and Bill met. Elsie was 23 when her mother died, at age 62.

Her father lived with Elsie and Bill for most of 13 years and died in California. Elsie's Grandmother Sell lived with Elsie's parents for 30 years, having lost her husband in the Civil War.

They had the following children.

  F i Donna Lee FARR.
  M ii William Max FARR.

Edward Theodore FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 21 Aug 1901 in Stockton, Rooks, Kansas, United States. He died 4 on 10 Nov 1973 in Riverside, California, United States. Edward married 5 Callie Lorene HENRY on 3 Jul 1935 in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States.

Callie Lorene HENRY was born 1 on 18 Aug 1908 in Damar, Rooks, Kansas, United States. She died 2 on 6 Oct 1996 in Moxee City, Yakima, Washington, United States. Callie married 3 Edward Theodore FARR on 3 Jul 1935 in Phillipsburg, Phillips, Kansas, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Lorene May FARR.

Wesley JACKSON.

Velma FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
FINCH, Delton

They had the following children.

  F i Barbara JACKSON.

Delton FINCH died 1 on 29 Jun 1977. Delton married Velma FARR about 1954.

Velma FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
JACKSON, Wesley

They had the following children.

  M i Donald W. FINCH.

Emmett Wayne FARR [Parents].

Marjorie Lee SENTER.

They had the following children.

  F i Gail Lee FARR.

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