Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Alfred FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 28 Oct 1826 in West Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 12 May 1900 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States from of bronchial pneumonia. Alfred married 3 Lucy SMITH on 4 Apr 1849 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

BIRTH: Caculated from age given as 73 years, 6 months , 14 days.

Lucy SMITH was born on 18 Feb 1827 in of Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 23 Dec 1897. Lucy married 1 Alfred FARR on 4 Apr 1849 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Harriet "Hattie" FARR was born on 1 Dec 1855. She died in 1929.
  M ii
Alba A. FARR 1, 2 was born 3 on 17 Oct 1868 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 20 May 1943 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Alba was counted in a census in 1870 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was counted in a census 5 in 1900 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was counted in a census 6 in 1930 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

CENSUS: Household Members: Name Age
Alba A Farr 31
Nellie M Clegg 36 Housekeeper
William L Clegg 5

CENSUS: Household Members: Name Age
Alba A Farr 61
Nellie M Clegg 67 Housekeeper
  F iii
Mary S. FARR was born 1 in 1874 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

James FARR [Parents] was born about 1820 in Jefferson, New York, United States. He died before 1874. James married Amanda VAN HOOSER about 1844 in New York, United States.

Mentioned in the probate of his father as a deceased son. All of James' children were mentioned in the probate also.

Amanda VAN HOOSER 1 was born 2 in 1820 in New York, United States. She died on 18 May 1895 in Carthage, Jefferson, New York, United States. Amanda married James FARR about 1844 in New York, United States.

BIRTH: In the household of her son William L. Farr in the 1880 census age 60.

They had the following children.

  M i Perley K FARR was born on 17 Sep 1844. He died on 29 Jul 1922.
  M ii William Lyman FARR was born in Jan 1846. He died in Dec 1902.
  M iii
Adelbert W FARR 1 was born in 1850 in New York, United States.
  F iv
Alice Elizabeth FARR 1 was born in 1854 in New York, United States.

Lafayette FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 20 Jun 1839 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. He died 4 on 29 Sep 1909 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. Lafayette married Amanda Holt STEELE on 1 Jan 1863 in Jefferson, New York, United States.

Lafayette was counted in a census 5 in 1850 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. He was counted in a census 6 in 1870 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Listed in the probate of his father.

Amanda Holt STEELE was born 1 on 21 Dec 1843 in Jefferson, New York, United States. She died 2 on 20 Nov 1931 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. Amanda married Lafayette FARR on 1 Jan 1863 in Jefferson, New York, United States.

Amanda was counted in a census 3 in 1855 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Merton Elmer FARR was born on 5 Oct 1863. He died on 27 Sep 1949.
  M ii
James A FARR was born in Oct 1867 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. He died on 2 Apr 1868 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Francis Marion FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3 on 29 Sep 1846 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. He died on 10 Jan 1929 in New York, United States. Francis married Mrs. Elizabeth FARR in 1888.

Francis was counted in a census 4 in 1850 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
BIRRELL, Eleanor Jessie

Mentioned in the probate of his father.

Mrs. Elizabeth FARR was born in 1864 in of New York, United States. She died in 1925 in of New York, United States. Elizabeth married Francis Marion FARR in 1888.

Needs more proof.


Francis Marion FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3 on 29 Sep 1846 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States. He died on 10 Jan 1929 in New York, United States. Francis married Eleanor Jessie BIRRELL on 4 Apr 1914.

Francis was counted in a census 4 in 1850 in Clayton, Jefferson, New York, United States.

Other marriages:
FARR, Elizabeth

Mentioned in the probate of his father.

Eleanor Jessie BIRRELL 1 was born on 19 May 1890 in Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. She died in 1925 in New York, United States. Eleanor married Francis Marion FARR on 4 Apr 1914.

Eleanor was counted in a census 2 in 1901 in Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  F i Nellie Frances FARR was born on 1 Apr 1915. She died on 18 Mar 2002.
  F ii Dorlothy Anna FARR was born on 17 May 1917. She died on 11 Mar 1994.

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.

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