Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Emery STEELE was born 1 on 3 Aug 1846 in Hounsfield, Jefferson, New York, United States. He died 2 on 19 Mar 1928 in Lowville, Lewis, New York, United States. Emery married Alma Eleanor FARR in 1871 in New York, United States.

Emery was counted in a census 3 in 1910 in Lowville, Lewis, New York, United States.

EMORY STEELE
Born in Hounsfield, August 3, 1846;
Died in Lowville, March 19, 1928
Following an illness of several months, Emory Steele died Monday night at the home of his daughter, Mrs. B. Bray ton Johnson,, Easton street. Mr. Steele was-born in Hounsfield, Jefferson county, August 3, 1846 the son of Reuben and Julia Boynton Steele, and when 18 years of age enlisted at Sacket Harbor In Ine One Hundred Eighty-Sixth Infantry for service in the south. He saw considerable action during the war and was in the battle of Gettysburg. Mr. Steele's marriage to Alma Farr, of Clayton, took place 54 years ago. His wife died ten years ago.
For many years the deceased took an active part in G. A R. affairs and during his 40 years residence here was widely known in the ranks of Civil War veterans. For five years he was commander of G. D. Bailey Post of Lowville. Mr. Steele was for many years a member of the local Methodist Episcopal church. 
Besides his daughter, he leaves two sons, Herbert R. of this village, and Newell E. of Richmond, Va., and a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Ketcham, of Adams. Funeral services will be held from the residence of Mr. and Mrs. B. Brayton Johnson this afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. Edward J. Lavis officiating. Interment will be in Rural cemetery. The bearers will be members of Lowville Post 162, American. Legion, and the post will furnish a firing squad.

Alma Eleanor FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 in Dec 1850 in of Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. She died 4 on 26 Nov 1918 in Lowville, Lewis, New York, United States. Alma married Emery STEELE in 1871 in New York, United States.

Mentioned as "Alma E Steel" in the probate of her father.


Merton Elmer FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 5 Oct 1863 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. He died 2 on 27 Sep 1949 in Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne, Michigan, United States. Merton married Emma ROTHE on 5 May 1887 in Marquette, Hamilton, Nebraska, United States.

Emma ROTHE was born 1 on 11 Jan 1867 in Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States. She died 2 on 28 May 1946 in Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne, Michigan, United States. Emma married Merton Elmer FARR on 5 May 1887 in Marquette, Hamilton, Nebraska, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Elva Amanda FARR was born on 12 Mar 1888. She died on 12 Jul 1983.
  F ii Amy Jean FARR was born on 11 Jul 1889. She died on 7 Jan 1960.
  M iii Lee Merton FARR was born on 4 Sep 1891. He died in Feb 1968.
  M iv Louise Rothe FARR was born on 27 Jun 1895.
  M v
Everett Lafayette FARR was born 1, 2 on 14 Feb 1897 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. He died 3 on 27 Feb 1951 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

Everett was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.
  F vi Carolyn Elizabeth FARR was born on 8 Feb 1902. She died on 12 Jul 1984.
  M vii Frederick Towne FARR was born on 31 Aug 1909. He died in Nov 1964.

Leon Wesley FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 on 25 Mar 1869 in Newark, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. Leon married 4 Carrie M. SNOW on 21 Jun 1900 in Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Leon was counted in a census 5 on 3 Jun 1880 in Newark, Caledonia, Vermont, United States.

Middle initial may be "A".

Carrie M. SNOW [scrapbook] was born 1 on 26 Jul 1875 in Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. Carrie married 2 Leon Wesley FARR on 21 Jun 1900 in Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, United States.


Norman Erastus FARR (twin) [Parents] was born 1 on 29 Jun 1876 in Vermont, United States. He died in 1929 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Norman married 2 Lillian Adella SPRING on 8 Apr 1901 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Norman was counted in a census 3 on 3 Jun 1880 in Newark, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. He was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Lillian Adella SPRING [scrapbook] was born 1 on 22 Jul 1882 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States. Lillian married 2 Norman Erastus FARR (twin) on 8 Apr 1901 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Lillian was counted in a census 3 in 1900 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She was counted in a census 5 in 1930 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

CENSUS: Name: Lillian A Spring
Home in 1900: Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire
Age: 17
Birth Date: Jul 1882
Birthplace: Vermont
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relationship to Head of House: Daughter
Father's Name: Aingebreth
Father's Birthplace: New Hampshire
Mother's Name: Merther J
Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
Marital Status: Single
Household Members: Name Age
Aingebreth Spring 45
Merther J Spring 35
Silas M Spring 19
Lillian A Spring 17
George E Spring 16
Florance M Spring 14
Betsey P Yeager 76

They had the following children.

  F i
Minnie Elizabeth FARR was born 1 on 28 Nov 1902 in Dummerston, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 28 Nov 1902 in Dummerston, Windham, Vermont, United States.
  M ii Louis Norman FARR was born on 4 Jul 1902. He died on 1 Aug 1964.
  F iii
Minerva Adella FARR was born 1 on 7 Jun 1905 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died in 1948 in Vermont, United States.

Minerva was counted in a census 2 in 1910 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She was counted in a census 3 in 1920 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.



Last name is Witt in the 1930 Census.
  M iv
Everett M. FARR was born 1 on 21 Sep 1912 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. He died 2 on 6 Sep 1913 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Lorenzo Sumner FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3, 4, 5 on 10 Apr 1870 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. He died 6, 7 on 19 May 1935 in Littleton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. He was buried 8 on 22 May 1935 in Dalton, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. Lorenzo married Jennie Mira CLARK about 1907 in New Hampshire, United States.

Jennie Mira CLARK 1 was born 2 in 1887 in New Hampshire, United States. Jennie married Lorenzo Sumner FARR about 1907 in New Hampshire, United States.

Marriage Notes:

CENSUS: Census states that Jennie and Lorenzo have only been married four years.

They had the following children.

  M i Eugene Lorenzo FARR was born on 19 Jan 1918. He died on 17 Aug 1981.

Ransom FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 28 Feb 1822 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 17 Apr 1892 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Ransom married 3 Phelinda P. BARROWS on 1 Oct 1844 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

BIRTH: States that parents are Russell Farr and Betsey Smith.

Phelinda P. BARROWS was born on 26 Jan 1826 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 1 on 17 Aug 1894 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States from of stomach and bowell trouble. Phelinda married 2 Ransom FARR on 1 Oct 1844 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Marriage Notes:

CENSUS: Ransom's step-mother Sabrina and his nephew Parker Farr and Bradford Farr the son of William Farr and Lydia Carlton are listed in his household.

They had the following children.

  M i Chancey Snow FARR was born on 30 Oct 1845. He died on 18 Dec 1881.
  M ii
Urban Warren FARR 1 was born 2 on 1 Feb 1848 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 5 Oct 1853 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.
  F iii
Emma M. FARR 1 was born 2 on 30 Aug 1850 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 on 24 Mar 1851 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

BIRTH: Named Clara in the 1850 census.
  F iv Ellen Martha FARR was born on 30 Apr 1852.
  M v Olin Ransom FARR was born on 1 Mar 1855. He died on 27 Mar 1917.
  M vi
Herman George FARR was born on 3 Apr 1860 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 11 Apr 1869 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.
  F vii Cora Phila FARR (twin) was born on 25 Apr 1863.
  F viii Carrie Bessie FARR (twin) was born on 25 Apr 1863.

Parker FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 30 Jun 1813 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 4 Dec 1894 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States from of old age. Parker married 3 Adeline DAVENPORT on 30 Sep 1834 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

DEATH: Death record lists parents as Russell Farr and Betsey Smith.

Adeline DAVENPORT was born on 6 Sep 1814 in Dummerston, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died on 14 May 1906. She was buried on 16 May 1906 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Adeline married 1 Parker FARR on 30 Sep 1834 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Maria FARR was born 1 on 12 Mar 1835 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 1 Apr 1835 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.
  M ii George P. FARR was born on 23 Oct 1836. He died after 1910.
  M iii Charles R. FARR was born in 1839. He died before 1857.
  M iv Dr. Larkin D. FARR was born about 1841. He died on 18 Nov 1933.
  F v Elvira E. FARR was born in 1848. She died on 14 Nov 1923.
  M vi Emroy FARR was born on 2 Jan 1852.
  F vii
Adda FARR 1 was born in 1855 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.
  M viii
Charles FARR 1 was born in 1857 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.
  F ix
Della H. FARR 1 was born 2 in 1861 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Dr. Larkin D. FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 about 1841 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died on 18 Nov 1933. Larkin married 3 Sarah Jane FARR on 6 Jan 1869 in Easthampton, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Sarah Jane FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 3 Jul 1846 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 25 Mar 1904. Sarah married 3 Dr. Larkin D. FARR on 6 Jan 1869 in Easthampton, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Dora Jane FARR was born on 4 Nov 1871. She died on 3 Mar 1948 from Broncho. Peumonia, General Arteriosclerosis.

Warren W. FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 17 Jan 1829 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 14 Mar 1901 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Warren married Eliza E. STEARNS on 6 Jun 1852 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Warren was counted in a census 3 in 1850 in Somerset, Windham, Vermont, United States.

CENSUS: Living with his brother Carlton Farr.

Eliza E. STEARNS was born on 12 Nov 1834 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Eliza married Warren W. FARR on 6 Jun 1852 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Daughter of Preston Stearns and Eliza Farr.


George W. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 21 Jun 1862 in Saint Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 21 Jun 1934 in Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. He was buried in Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. George married Margaret Belle LYNCH about 1884 in Vermont, United States.

Margaret Belle LYNCH [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 14 Feb 1857 in Saint-Sylvestre, Quebec, Canada. She died 3, 4 on 6 Nov 1936 in Saint Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. She was buried in Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. Margaret married George W. FARR about 1884 in Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
William George "Willie" FARR was born 1 on 29 May 1884 in Saint Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 2 Jun 1884 in Saint Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States.
  F ii
Lucy May FARR was born 1 on 17 Apr 1885 in Saint Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. She died 2, 3, 4 on 25 Dec 1902 in Saint Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. She was buried in Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States.
  M iii Walter George FARR was born on 23 Aug 1888. He died on 26 May 1968.
  F iv Ellen Margaret "Nellie" FARR was born on 17 Apr 1896.

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