Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Levi Barney FARR [Parents] was born in 1810 in New Hampshire, United States. He died on 27 Dec 1896 in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Levi married Betsey Cutter PRIEST on 19 Nov 1832 in Marlow, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
CRAIG, Mary G.

Betsey Cutter PRIEST was born on 7 Sep 1813 in Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died in Jan 1841 in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Betsey married Levi Barney FARR on 19 Nov 1832 in Marlow, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

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Eunice FARR was born in 1834 in New Hampshire, United States.

Levi Barney FARR [Parents] was born in 1810 in New Hampshire, United States. He died on 27 Dec 1896 in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Levi married Mary G. CRAIG on 7 Jan 1841 in New Hampton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
PRIEST, Betsey Cutter

Mary G. CRAIG was born in 1801 in New Hampshire, United States. Mary married Levi Barney FARR on 7 Jan 1841 in New Hampton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States.


Almon TANDY was born 1 on 27 Jul 1821 in Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2, 3 on 6 Jan 1905 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Almon married Mary Lurinda FARR on 25 Jan 1849 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

Mary Lurinda FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1831 in New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 27 Jan 1871 in New Hampshire, United States. Mary married Almon TANDY on 25 Jan 1849 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:

Mary Lurinda, b. 1831. She m. Almon Tandy (b. 27 July, 1821, son of William & Betsey Tandy of Goshen, NH). In 1860, they were farming in the Mill Village community in Goshen. Almon's parents William (age 79) and Betsey (age 79) were living with them. The Tandy farm was valued at $2,800 in 1860. Mary Farr Tandy d. 27 Jan., 1871 (age 40). Deacon Tandy m. 2nd, Julia A. Nichols (b. Bradford, NH, 10 July, 1828, dau. of Benjamin & Clarissa (Ayer) Nichols). Julia d. 18 March, 1900. Deacon Tandy d. 6 Jan., 1903. (Children: (1), Ella L. (b. 1852); (2) Oren Elmer, b. 1858); and Alice (b. 1864). When the 1900 census was taken, Almon Tandy was a widower, and was boarding with Fred and Lucie A. Lowe in Goshen, NH.


Oren Eleazer FARR [Parents] 1 was born on 26 Oct 1838 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. He died in 1935 in New Hampshire, United States. Oren married Ellen M. SPAULDING on 2 Aug 1859 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
Oren was a soldier of the Civil War. He was 23 years old when he enlisted from Goshen, 15 Sept., 1862, in Co. "F", 16th Regiment, New Hampshire Volunteers. He mustered out with the company at Concord, NH, 20 Aug., 1863. They farmed in Goshen. He served as a deacon of the Baptist Church in Goshen for many years.

Ellen M. SPAULDING was born on 22 Aug 1840 in New Hampshire, United States. She died on 5 Aug 1919 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Ellen married Oren Eleazer FARR on 2 Aug 1859 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.


Henry Thomas BROOKS was born on 26 Oct 1837 in Fairfield, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States. Henry married Alice Maria Gunnison FARR on 24 Nov 1860 in Bridgeton, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

Alice Maria Gunnison FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 24 Dec 1840 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Alice married Henry Thomas BROOKS on 24 Nov 1860 in Bridgeton, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
In 1880 they were living in Fairfield (Cumberland Co) New Jersey. They removed west to Colorado where they were farmers when the 1900 census was taken. Alice d. in La Junta, Colorado, 28 Aug., 1910. (Six children: Emma L. Husted, Nellie F. Husted, Rachel B. Husted, Oren E. Husted, b. NJ, Nov., 1870); William D. Husted, and Henry Husted, b. NJ, Dec., 1876).


William B. DOW was born in 1841 in Barnet, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. He died in Sep 1930 in Westminster, Windham, Vermont, United States. William married Almina Philena FARR on 5 Feb 1868 in New Hampshire, United States.

Almina Philena FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born in 1843 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Almina married William B. DOW on 5 Feb 1868 in New Hampshire, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
She m. 5 Feb., 1868, William B. Dow of Weathersfield, Vt. (b. Barnet, Vt. 1841, son of Abram & Juliette Dow). He was a soldier of the Civil War. He served in Co. "H", 7th Regiment NH Volunteers from Sept., 1862 to July, 1865. He applied for a Invalid pension 29 July, 1879 (App# 311405; Cert# 314307); They had four children: (1) Ernest E., b. 1869; (2) Edith M., b. 1871, (3) Ida May, b. 1873, m. Emery Porter of Nova Scotia. She d. in Nova Scotia; (4) Charles W., b. 1875. He m. 1st Nina Holland. He m. 2nd, Ethel Spackman of Haverhill, Mass. William and Almina were living in Westminster, Vt. in 1910 where they owned and operated their own dairy farm. William Dow d. in Westminster, Vt., Sept., 1930. Almena applied for a Widow's pension, 8 Nov., 1920 (App# 1165566; Cert# 907514).


Lewis John NELSON was born on 6 Apr 1850 in Croydon, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Lewis married Sarah Elizabeth FARR on 11 Oct 1876 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

Sarah Elizabeth FARR [Parents] 1 was born on 3 Jun 1852 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Sarah married Lewis John NELSON on 11 Oct 1876 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
The Nelson family settled in Croydon early when John Nelson moved there and settled on the turnpike north of the Four Corners. He was entrusted to some extent, with the management of town affairs and had many descendants. Ephraim was his son. Lewis and Sarah were living at 54 Shelby Street in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1910 where Lewis was a self-employed carpenter (Children: (1) Alice S. b. July, 1877; (2) Otho Lewis, b. Mill Village, NH, 24 Feb. 1880. He m. Alice E. --, and they farmed in Lempster, NH).


Hial F. NELSON was born in Feb 1848 in Croydon, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Hial married Ida Lurinda FARR on 11 Oct 1876 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

Ida Lurinda FARR [Parents] 1 was born on 25 Dec 1854 in New Hampshire, United States. Ida married Hial F. NELSON on 11 Oct 1876 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
She m. (same day as her sister, double wedding), 11 Oct., 1876, Hial F. Nelson (b. Croydon, NH, Feb., 1848, son of Ephraim & Lydia (Churchill) Nelson). Hial and his brother John Lewis lived with their widowed mother Lydia in Goshen where they operated the family farm. Ida and her sister Sarah went to district school with the two Nelson brothers. They were a very closely knit family. In 1880, Hial and Ida were farming in Newport, NH. They were farming their own diary farm in Goshen, NH in 1900-1920 census. Children: (1) Elmer H. Nelson, b. May, 1875; (2) Arthur W. Nelson, b. Jan., 1880; (3) Walter R. Nelson, b. Sept., 1882; (4) Ernest S. Nelson, b. Nov., 1891. Ida Nelson d. 6 Jan., 1947.


Elmer Danzen FARR [Parents] 1 was born in Oct 1858 in New Jersey, United States. Elmer married Etta S. FIFE on 24 Dec 1885 in Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
Elmer was living in Goshen, NH with his brother Oren. He was then 21 years old and working at the railroad depot. He m. 1st in Royalston, Mass., 24 Dec., 1885, Etta S. Fife (b. Mass., July, 1863, dau. of Elmer & Martha A. Fife of Lowell, Mass.) In the 1900 and 1910 census, Elmer lived with his wife and son at 2 Riverdale Avenue in Haverhill, Mass. where he was employed as a cashier and grocery salesman in a store there. Elmer Danzen m. 2nd, Frances Forbes of Georgia.

Etta S. FIFE was born on 12 Jul 1863 in Florida, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. Etta married Elmer Danzen FARR on 24 Dec 1885 in Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

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Bernard Elmer FARR 1 was born on 9 May 1892 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. He died in Feb 1976 in Westchester, Bronx, New York, United States.



From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
Bernard filled out his WWI draft card 0n 5 June, 1917. He was 25 years old, married and was working as a lawyer for the Sherman Detective Agency in Boston. His address was 86 South Butolph Street. He was medium in height, medium in build with blue eyes and brown hair. In 1920, Bernard and Hazel were renting an apartment on 335 Huntington Avenue, Back Bay in Boston, and he was a self-employed lawyer. He had a practice with Harvey H. Pratt. When he filled out his WW2 draft card in 1942, he was 49 years old and living in New York City on 1160 Fifth Avenue. He was an employee of the Chase National Bank on Broad Street in the City. He worked for Chase for fifteen years as their assistant trust officer. He resigned to become director of pension planning. He also practiced law.

Nathaniel French PUTNAM. Nathaniel married Isabelle Graham FARR.

Isabelle Graham FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born in 1839 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States. Isabelle married Nathaniel French PUTNAM.

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