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


Isaac Titus FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 in Nov 1836 in Franklin, New York, United States. He died 4 on 4 May 1908 in Waverly, Franklin, New York, United States. He was buried in Forest Cemetery, Waverly, Franklin, New York, United States. Isaac married Lura MOSIER on 4 May 1856 in New York, United States.

Malone Farmer May 1908:
The funeral of Isaac Farr occurred at his late home in the Farr district on Wednesday. He had been ill for several weeks of heart trouble. Mr. Farr was well and favorably known in this vicinity. He leaves a wife and two children, Mrs. George Parks, of St. Regis Falls and Mrs. Henry Prentice, with whom he lived. Besides these he leaves a brother, Allen Farr and Mrs. Alivira Barber to mourn his death.

Lura MOSIER was born 1, 2, 3, 4 on 15 Sep 1836 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. She died 5 on 18 Jun 1916 in Franklin, New York, United States. She was buried in Forest Cemetery, Waverly, Franklin, New York, United States. Lura married Isaac Titus FARR on 4 May 1856 in New York, United States.

Lura was also known as Luna.

June 24 1916 Adirondack News
Lura Farr, widow of the late Isaac Farr, who resided in what known as the Farr district three or four miles east of this village, June 18th after a short illness of pneumonia. The deceased has spent her long life in this vicinity, being born in the town of Dickenson on Sept. 15th, 1836. Mrs. Farr was a woman highly spoken of by all who knew her. Her funeral was held at the home, burial in Forest Cemetery. Mrs Farr is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Henry Prentice and Mrs. George Parks.

They had the following children.

  F i Susan FARR was born on 19 Jan 1858. She died in Jun 1925.
  F ii Annice "Annie" FARR was born on 26 Sep 1868. She died in 1941.

Daniel E. TOWER was born 1 on 30 Mar 1837 in Franklin, New York, United States. He died 2 on 6 Mar 1862 in Yorktown, York, Virginia, United States. Daniel married Laura Sophia FARR on 4 Jul 1860 in New York, United States.

Laura Sophia FARR [Parents] was born on 28 Oct 1840 in Franklin, New York, United States. She died 1 on 2 Aug 1905 in Dickinson Center, Franklin, New York, United States of America. Laura married Daniel E. TOWER on 4 Jul 1860 in New York, United States.

Laura was counted in a census 2 in 1870 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. She had a will 3 on 28 Jul 1905 in Franklin, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
NILES, Samuel A.

Wednesday, 8/9/1905 St. Law.Republican 
Brushton: MRS. LAURA NILES, Dickinson Center. Aug, 7 Mrs. Laura Niles, aged 67 years, wife of Samuel Niles, passed away on Wednesday morning, Aug. 2nd. She leaves to mourn their loss a husband and two daughters, Mrs. Gertie Southwick and Mrs. Luella Mosier; also three sons, William Tower of Iowa, and Daniel Tower of Lawrence, sons of a former husband who died while serving in the Civil war; also her youngest son, Archie Niles, of this place. She was a loving and affectionate mother, and lonely indeed will be the home she has left. The funeral services were held on Friday forenoon at the Baptist church, of which she had been a member many years. The funeral sermon was by Rev, Nelson Ramsdell, an old neighbor and friend of the family.
Burial was made in the old cemetery in Dickinson Center.


Samuel A. NILES was born about 1840 in New York, United States. Samuel married Laura Sophia FARR on 20 Sep 1866 in New York, United States.

Samuel was counted in a census 1 in 1870 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

Laura Sophia FARR [Parents] was born on 28 Oct 1840 in Franklin, New York, United States. She died 1 on 2 Aug 1905 in Dickinson Center, Franklin, New York, United States of America. Laura married Samuel A. NILES on 20 Sep 1866 in New York, United States.

Laura was counted in a census 2 in 1870 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. She had a will 3 on 28 Jul 1905 in Franklin, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
TOWER, Daniel E.

Wednesday, 8/9/1905 St. Law.Republican 
Brushton: MRS. LAURA NILES, Dickinson Center. Aug, 7 Mrs. Laura Niles, aged 67 years, wife of Samuel Niles, passed away on Wednesday morning, Aug. 2nd. She leaves to mourn their loss a husband and two daughters, Mrs. Gertie Southwick and Mrs. Luella Mosier; also three sons, William Tower of Iowa, and Daniel Tower of Lawrence, sons of a former husband who died while serving in the Civil war; also her youngest son, Archie Niles, of this place. She was a loving and affectionate mother, and lonely indeed will be the home she has left. The funeral services were held on Friday forenoon at the Baptist church, of which she had been a member many years. The funeral sermon was by Rev, Nelson Ramsdell, an old neighbor and friend of the family.
Burial was made in the old cemetery in Dickinson Center.


Allen Whitney FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 4 Feb 1842 in Brandon Center, Franklin, New York, United States. He died 4 on 23 Dec 1922 in Saranac Lake, Franklin, New York, United States. He was buried on 26 Dec 1922 in Fairview Cemetery, Dickinson Center, Franklin, New York, United States. Allen married 5 Mary Elizabeth CHASE in 1862 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
WELLER, Sarah (Woodruff)
MOODY, Elizabeth (Shay)

Mary Elizabeth CHASE [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 6 Oct 1841 in Groton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. She died 3 on 13 Aug 1900 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. She was buried on 15 Aug 1900 in Fairview Cemetery, Dickinson Center, Franklin, New York, United States. Mary married 4 Allen Whitney FARR in 1862 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Freddie FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 on 8 Feb 1862 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. He died 2 on 18 Jul 1863 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.
  F ii Alta H. FARR was born on 23 Sep 1864. She died on 24 May 1937.
  M iii William Allen "Willie" FARR was born on 8 Mar 1866. He died on 20 Oct 1916.
  F iv Abbie Whitney FARR (twin) was born on 12 Aug 1868. She died on 27 Feb 1955.
  F v Addie FARR (twin) was born on 12 Aug 1868. She died on 28 Mar 1944.

Allen Whitney FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 4 Feb 1842 in Brandon Center, Franklin, New York, United States. He died 4 on 23 Dec 1922 in Saranac Lake, Franklin, New York, United States. He was buried on 26 Dec 1922 in Fairview Cemetery, Dickinson Center, Franklin, New York, United States. Allen married Sarah (Woodruff) WELLER on 10 Apr 1903 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
CHASE, Mary Elizabeth
MOODY, Elizabeth (Shay)

Sarah (Woodruff) WELLER was born about 1842 in Hopkinton, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. She died on 8 Nov 1907 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. She was buried in Nicholville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. Sarah married Allen Whitney FARR on 10 Apr 1903 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.


Allen Whitney FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 4 Feb 1842 in Brandon Center, Franklin, New York, United States. He died 4 on 23 Dec 1922 in Saranac Lake, Franklin, New York, United States. He was buried on 26 Dec 1922 in Fairview Cemetery, Dickinson Center, Franklin, New York, United States. Allen married 5 Elizabeth (Shay) MOODY on 29 Sep 1907 in First Methodist Church, Saranac Lake, Essex, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
CHASE, Mary Elizabeth
WELLER, Sarah (Woodruff)

Elizabeth (Shay) MOODY 1 was born on 29 Sep 1851 in Saranac Lake, Franklin, New York, United States. Elizabeth married 2 Allen Whitney FARR on 29 Sep 1907 in First Methodist Church, Saranac Lake, Essex, New York, United States.


Normam Leslie BARBER 1 was born on 24 Aug 1834 in New York, United States. He died on 4 Apr 1892 in Massachusetts, United States. Normam married Mary Alvira FARR on 16 Feb 1862 in New York, United States.

Mary Alvira FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 22 Nov 1844 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. She died on 3 Jan 1909 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. Mary married Normam Leslie BARBER on 16 Feb 1862 in New York, United States.


Henry F. PRENTICE was born on 2 Nov 1845 in New York, United States. He died 1 on 28 Jan 1925 in New York, United States. Henry married Susan FARR on 25 Jul 1875 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

Henry was counted in a census 2 in 1860 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

Susan FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 19 Jan 1858 in New York, United States. She died 3 in Jun 1925 in St. Lawrence, New York, United States. Susan married Henry F. PRENTICE on 25 Jul 1875 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

une 20 1925 Adirondack News

Mrs. Susan Prentice, widow of the late Henry Prentice, died suddenly late Monday, while on her Way home from Ogdensburg, where she had been visiting at the home of her son George, the past few weeks. Mr. Prentice, his wife and children were accompanying her home. She became suddenly ill when they were between Hopkinton and Nicholville and died before a physician could be reached at Nicholville. The cause of death was given as acute Indigestion. Mrs. Prentice's maiden name was Miss Susan Farr and she was united In marriage to Henry F. Prentice July 25,1875 and her home has been in this town ever since. Mr. Prentice, died Jan. 28, 1925. Mrs. Prentice was a woman most highly respected by her neighbors and friends and loved by her children. She Is survived by three children two sons, Harley Prentice, who lives on the home farm east of this village and George, of Ogdensburg, and one daughter, Mrs. Forest Winters She Is also survived by several grandchildren. Her funeral was held from her late home Wednesday and she was laid to rest beside her husband In Forest cemetery. Mrs. Prentice was 67 years of age


George D. PARKS was born 1 in Apr 1861 in New York, United States. George married Annice FARR "Annie" on 25 Sep 1888 in New York, United States.

Annice "Annie" FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 26 Sep 1868 in New York, United States. She died 4 in 1941 in Franklin, New York, United States. Annie married George D. PARKS on 25 Sep 1888 in New York, United States.


Edward Wales BIGLOW was born on 31 May 1862 in New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. He died 1 on 16 Oct 1952 in Seumour, New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Edward married Alta H. FARR on 10 Jun 1885 in Mansfield City, Tolland, Connecticut, United States.

Alta H. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 23 Sep 1864 in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States. She died on 24 May 1937 in Woodbury, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. Alta married Edward Wales BIGLOW on 10 Jun 1885 in Mansfield City, Tolland, Connecticut, United States.

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