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


Alonzo FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 30 May 1816 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Alonzo married Phebe G. STOWELL on 8 Feb 1881 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Alonzo was counted in a census 2 in 1860 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was counted in a census 3 in 1870 in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was counted in a census 4 in 1880 in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
HERRICK, Sarah E.

He was engaged in the manufacture of bits, augurs and gimblets, in company with E.P. Pierce Jr. for nine years. He moved to Keene in 1847, where he engaged in farming. He came here in 1870, has also carried on farming here, and has been one of the selectmen of the town.

CENSUS: Alonzo age 44 farmer, Sarah E. 41 Hat braider, Fred W. 5 son, Sarah Herrick 74.

CENSUS: Alonzo 54 farmer, Sarah E. 51 Keeping House, Fred W. 15.

CENSUS: Alonzo 64 farmer, Fred W. 27 works on farm, Ellen 24 daughter-in-law.

Phebe G. STOWELL was born on 14 May 1822 in Newfane, Windham, Vermont, United States. Phebe married Alonzo FARR on 8 Feb 1881 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Fred W. FARR [Parents] 1 was born on 18 Oct 1854 in Ashley Falls, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 28 May 1884. Fred married Ellen E BOLLES on 22 Apr 1878 in Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.

Ellen E BOLLES was born 1 on 29 Jan 1855 in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 29 May 1884. Ellen married Fred W. FARR on 22 Apr 1878 in Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.

Marriage Notes:

CENSUS: Listed in household of his father Alonzo. Ellen listed as daughter-in-law of Alonzo.


Alanson A. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 19 Mar 1817 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 17 Feb 1899 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Alanson married 5 Cordelia BENNETT on 28 Jun 1849 in New Hampshire, United States.

Alanson was counted in a census 6 in 1860 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was counted in a census 7 in 1870 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
HOYT, Hannah L.

CENSUS: Lists a Lydia age 64 b. NH. This would be the mother of Alanson.

CENSUS: Cordelia not listed this time but Lydia age 74 is.

Cordelia BENNETT was born 1, 2 on 16 Jun 1823 in New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 on 13 Jan 1866 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Cordelia married 4 Alanson A. FARR on 28 Jun 1849 in New Hampshire, United States.

Last name may be Blanchard.

Marriage Notes:

CENSUS: Living in father's household along his wife and his grandfather Nathan Franklin.

They had the following children.

  M i Eugene A. FARR was born on 25 Nov 1850.
  F ii Isadore C. FARR was born on 26 Aug 1852.

Alanson A. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 19 Mar 1817 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 17 Feb 1899 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Alanson married Hannah L. HOYT on 5 Jul 1877 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Alanson was counted in a census 5 in 1860 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was counted in a census 6 in 1870 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
BENNETT, Cordelia

CENSUS: Lists a Lydia age 64 b. NH. This would be the mother of Alanson.

CENSUS: Cordelia not listed this time but Lydia age 74 is.

Hannah L. HOYT was born 1 in 1826 in Vermont, United States. Hannah married Alanson A. FARR on 5 Jul 1877 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
HOYT, Mr.


Eugene A. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 25 Nov 1850 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Eugene married 3 Mary E. STREETER on 26 Sep 1878 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Mary E. STREETER was born 1, 2 on 12 Sep 1859 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 on 28 Jul 1925 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Mary married 4 Eugene A. FARR on 26 Sep 1878 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Florence Elsie FARR was born on 27 Dec 1880. She died on 26 Apr 1958.
  M ii
Leslie E. FARR was born 1 in Jun 1890 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Leslie was counted in a census 2 in 1910 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Had two daughters.

CENSUS: Age 19 border b. NH.

Henry G. HOPKINS. Henry married 1 Isadore C. FARR on 28 Oct 1873 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Isadore C. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 26 Aug 1852 in New Hampshire, United States. Isadore married 3 Henry G. HOPKINS on 28 Oct 1873 in of Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Mr. HOYT was born about 1824 in Vermont, United States. Mr. married Hannah L. HOYT before 1877 in Vermont, United States.

Hannah L. HOYT was born 1 in 1826 in Vermont, United States. Hannah married Mr. HOYT before 1877 in Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
FARR, Alanson A.

They had the following children.

  F i
Ella M. HOYT was born 1 in 1863 in Vermont, United States.

Fred Cassie HART was born 1 on 5 Mar 1898 in Mount Tabor, Rutland, Vermont, United States. He died 2 in May 1966 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Fred married 3 Hazel Caroline FARR on 30 Jun 1925 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.

Hazel Caroline FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 12 Jul 1900 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. She died in Oct 1988 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Hazel married 4 Fred Cassie HART on 30 Jun 1925 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States.


Jonathan W. FARR III [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 2 Jan 1904 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4, 5 on 4 Apr 1986 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Jonathan married 6 Alma WELLS on 17 Aug 1932 in Buckland, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

Alma WELLS was born 1 about 1906 in Buckland, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. She died 2 on 3 Jan 1998 in Littleton, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. Alma married 3 Jonathan W. FARR III on 17 Aug 1932 in Buckland, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

ALMA W. FARR
Portland Press Herald (ME)  |  5 January 1998

Alma W. Farr, 92, formerly of Farr Hill Road, Littleton, N.H., and Pittsfield, Mass., died Saturday at a local nursing home after a long illness.

She was born in Buckland, Mass., a daughter of Henry B. and Atella C. Woodward Wells, and attended Buckland and Shelburne Falls, Mass., schools.

Mrs. Farr was a registered nurse at House of Mercy Hopsital, now the Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, Mass.

On Aug. 17, 1932, she married John W. Farr III in Buckland. Mr. Farr died in 1986.

She was a member of the South Congregational Church, Pittsfield, and the Congregational Church, Littleton. She was also a member of the Littleton Garden Club and the Order of the Eastern Star, Pittsfield. She enjoyed the outdoors, feeding various wildlife she could attract, and most enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Surviving are three daughters, Jill Davis of Tonka Bay, Minn., Lois Ackerman of Seattle and Lane Brown of Freeport; a son, John W. Farr IV of Londonderry, N.H.; 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

There will be no visiting hours. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the First Parish Church, Yarmouth, with the Rev. Peter Plagger officiating. Spring burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Littleton. Arrangements are by Lindquist Funeral Home, Yarmouth.
Copyright (c) 1998 Guy Gannett Communications

They had the following children.

  F i Pauline Winifred FARR.
  F ii Lois C. FARR.
  F iii Priscilla Lane FARR.
  M iv John W. FARR IV.

Charles FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3, 4 about 1806 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 5 on 19 Nov 1880 in Saranac Lake, Franklin, New York, United States. He was buried in Nov 1880 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. Charles married 6 Polly BARBER on 4 Jul 1829 in New York, United States.

Vermont Warning Out
Vol. 2: Southern Vermont pp. 140, 141
FHL book area US/CAN 974.3 N2r
13 Oct 1813
Charles Farr was warned out of Vermont along with his wife Sarah, and Calvin Farr, Caleb, wife Amey, and Charles, Laura, Chauncy, and Mary.

Polly BARBER [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3, 4 on 20 May 1801 in Dummerston, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 5 on 5 Mar 1885 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. Polly married 6 Charles FARR on 4 Jul 1829 in New York, United States.

BIRTH: The 1870 census says that she was born in New Hampshire.

They had the following children.

  F i Amy Jerusha FARR was born on 25 Dec 1833. She died in 1900.
  M ii Isaac Titus FARR was born in Nov 1836. He died on 4 May 1908.
  F iii Laura Sophia FARR was born on 28 Oct 1840. She died on 2 Aug 1905.
  F iv
Mary FARR was born on 28 Oct 1840 in Franklin, New York, United States. She died about 1841.
  M v Allen Whitney FARR was born on 4 Feb 1842. He died on 23 Dec 1922.
  F vi Mary Alvira FARR was born on 22 Nov 1844. She died on 3 Jan 1909.

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