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


Arthur J. JACOBSON was born 1, 2 on 18 Mar 1908 in Wisconsin, United States. He died 3, 4 on 19 Nov 1973 in Wisconsin, United States. Arthur married Iva M. FARR about 1927.

Arthur was counted in a census in 1940 in Viroqua, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States.

CENSUS: Widowed.

Iva M. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 20 Sep 1909 in Wisconsin, United States. She died 3 on 3 Jun 1931 in Wisconsin, United States. Iva married Arthur J. JACOBSON about 1927.


Henry Raymond "Harry" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 22 Jan 1913 in Wisconsin, United States. He died 3 on 18 Jan 1999 in Waupun, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States. Harry married Alice FENNEMA "Ouchie".

Alice "Ouchie" FENNEMA was born 1, 2 on 17 Jul 1910 in Alto, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States. She died 3, 4 on 1 Oct 2004 in Waupun, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States. Ouchie married Henry Raymond FARR "Harry".

They had the following children.

  F i Lillian FARR.
  F ii Eleanor Ruth FARR was born on 1 Jan 1935. She died on 1 Jun 2016.

Frank Clarence KELLER 1 was born 2, 3 in 21 SEP 1884 OR 31 JUL 1884 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. He died 4 on 7 Aug 1959 in Bassett, Rock, Nebraska, United States. Frank married 5, 6 Gertrude Francis FARR on 27 Jun 1907 in Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Gertrude Francis FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 4 Oct 1887 in Nebraska, United States. She died 3 on 21 May 1936 in Nebraska, United States. Gertrude married 4, 5 Frank Clarence KELLER on 27 Jun 1907 in Rock, Nebraska, United States.


Clifford Dee FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 on 4 Jun 1889 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. He died 4 on 31 Dec 1968. Clifford married 5 Hazel DYER "Hattie" about 1920 in Nebraska, United States.

Hazel "Hattie" DYER [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3 on 28 Jan 1892 in Carns, Keya Paha, Nebraska, United States. She died 4, 5 on 8 Mar 1988 in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States. Hattie married 6 Clifford Dee FARR about 1920 in Nebraska, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Audrey Doreen FARR was born on 7 Mar 1921. She died on 16 Jan 2017.
  F ii
Shirley Dee FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 on 3 Nov 1925 in Nebraska, United States. She died 2 on 28 Dec 1927 in Nebraska, United States.
  F iii Ardeth Arlene FARR.

William Eugene FARR Jr. [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2, 3, 4 on 17 Jun 1891 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. He died 5 on 8 May 1971 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. He was buried in Wyuka Cemetery Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. Gene married 6 Vesta May FOXWORTHY on 10 Mar 1918 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States.

Vesta May FOXWORTHY 1 was born 2, 3 on 15 Aug 1894 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. She died 4, 5 on 9 Mar 1995 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. Vesta married 6 William Eugene FARR Jr. "Gene" on 10 Mar 1918 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Virginia Lou FARR was born on 22 Sep 1919. She died on 29 Apr 2012.
  F ii Marjorie Ellen FARR was born on 11 Dec 1920. She died on 12 Jul 2009.
  F iii Phyllis Loraine FARR was born on 24 Jul 1922. She died on 10 May 2014.
  F iv Lois Irene FARR was born on 21 Mar 1927. She died on 23 Oct 2012.
  F v Patricia Fae FARR was born on 26 Oct 1934. She died on 9 May 2012.

Franklin Thomas MCKEOWN 1 was born 2 on 28 Mar 1892 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. He died 3 on 11 Jun 1916 in Druid, Saskatchewan, Canada. Franklin married Elizabeth Fern FARR about 1914 in Nebraska, United States.

Elizabeth Fern FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 27 Jul 1893 in Rock, Nebraska, United States. She died 3 on 3 Sep 1981 in Nebraska, United States. Elizabeth married Franklin Thomas MCKEOWN about 1914 in Nebraska, United States.

Elizabeth was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Other marriages:
ALLEN, Frank Cephas


Frank Cephas ALLEN was born 1 on 10 Apr 1892 in Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, United States. He died in Feb 1976 in Grand Island, Hall, Nebraska, United States. Frank married Elizabeth Fern FARR about 1925 in Nebraska, United States.

Frank was counted in a census 2 in 1900 in Richland Township, Cowley, Kansas, United States.

Elizabeth Fern FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 27 Jul 1893 in Rock, Nebraska, United States. She died 3 on 3 Sep 1981 in Nebraska, United States. Elizabeth married Frank Cephas ALLEN about 1925 in Nebraska, United States.

Elizabeth was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Lay Township, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Other marriages:
MCKEOWN, Franklin Thomas


Roy Malcolm FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3, 4 on 3 Apr 1897 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. He died 5, 6 on 25 Jun 1977 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. Roy married Wilma Catherine MILLER on 1 Jan 1927 in Springview, Keya Paha, Nebraska, United States.

Roy truly only had one child named Billy.  Billy was born of his first wife, Dorothy Karo.  When Roy married Wilma, she too had children from a previous relationship.  Their names were Virginia, James, and Jean Savage.

Atkinson Graphic July 14,1977
Funeral services were held June 28 for Roy M Farr, 80, retired Newport rancher who died June 25 in Atkinson, after having suffered a stroke. Burial was in Bassett Memorial Park Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife, Wilma, son Billy and wife Dorothy, their children, Mrs Janet Gildersleeve and Jack, all of Atkinson; three step children Virginia LeJenne of Titusville, Flo, her daughter Karen, Jim Savage of Omaha, and his son Mark Jean Savage and his daughter Stacy and wife Mary of New Orleans, La and a sister Fern Allen of Grand Island.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Gertrude Keller and two brothers Clifford and Eugene.

Mr Farr was the son of Willie and Addie Farr, born at Newport on April 4,1897. He grew up and received his education in Newport area.
On Jan 1,1927 he was united in marriage to Wilma K Savage at Springview and to this union one son Billy was born and with his wife's three young children by a previous marriage, Virginia, Jim and Jean, completed their family.

Mr Farr lived in and around the Newport community all of his life. He was engaged in the hay baling business. The family moved to a farm west of Newport where Spring Valley Park now stands. In 1940 they moved to a ranch southeast of Newport where they lived until last winter when the couple moved to Atkinson.

Wilma Catherine MILLER 1 was born on 6 Oct 1901 in Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska, United States. She died on 24 Dec 1986 in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States. Wilma married Roy Malcolm FARR on 1 Jan 1927 in Springview, Keya Paha, Nebraska, United States.

Wilma was counted in a census 2 in 1920 in Hartington, Cedar, Nebraska, United States. She was counted in a census 3 in 1930 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. She was counted in a census 4 in 1940 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Other marriages:
SAVAGE, Thomas Joseph

They had the following children.

  M i Billy Leroy FARR was born on 9 Feb 1929. He died on 20 Oct 2007.

Raymond Oscar OLSON was born 1 on 7 Aug 1919 in Primrose, Boone, Nebraska, United States. He died 2 on 14 Apr 2004 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. Raymond married 3 Audrey Doreen FARR on 3 Jul 1943 in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States.

Audrey Doreen FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 7 Mar 1921 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States. She died 2 on 16 Jan 2017 in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States. Audrey married 3 Raymond Oscar OLSON on 3 Jul 1943 in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States.

Audrey was counted in a census 4 in 1930 in Newport, Rock, Nebraska, United States.

Audrey D. Olson, age 95, of Stuart, nebraska, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017 at Parkside Manor in Stuart, Nebraska. She was born on March 7, 1921.

Survivors include: children, Ronald Olson, Bonnie Kucera and husband Douglas, Norma Toler and husband Stephen, Russel Olson and wife Michelle, and Bernard Olson and wife Monica.

Funeral Service on Saturday January 21, 2017 at the United Methodist Church in Bassett, Nebraska. Interment in the Newport City Cemetery in Newport, Nebraska.

Obituary information from Seger Funeral Home of Stuart, Nebraska.


Arnold J. MILEFCHIK 1 was born 2 on 1 Oct 1923 in Pocahontas, Pocahontas, Iowa, United States. He died 3 on 14 Sep 2016 in Port Clinton, Ottawa, Ohio, United States. Arnold married Ardeth Arlene FARR on 19 Mar 1949 in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

Arnold J. “Arnie” Milefchik, 92, of Port Clinton, OH, passed away, Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on October 1, 1923, in Pocahontas, IA, the son of Joseph and Mary (Thoma) Milefchik. On March 19, 1949, at St. Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha, NE, he married Ardeth Farr, who survives.

Arnie was a WWII veteran of the U. S. Army, serving with the 805th Aviation Engineers in the South Pacific Theatre. He graduated from Iowa State with a degree in engineering. Arnie worked for GM / New Departure for 33 years in Kansas City and Sandusky, OH, retiring in 1983. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Port Clinton, OH. Arnie was a member of the PCYC, the CIC, Playmaker’s Civic Theatre (which was one of his passions), a 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, on the Ottawa County Board of Health, instrumental in the developing of the Vineyard on Catawba, on the board of directors for BGSU Firelands, and a volunteer at H. B. Magruder Hospital for 20 years, and enjoyed playing golf. Arnie will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends.

Those left to cherish his memory: Loving Wife of 67 years: Ardeth A. Milefchik; Sons: Christopher D. (Linda) Milefchik, David L. (Donnah) Milefchik, Eric N. (Ezzat) Milefchik, Daniel C. (Maria) Milefchik; Daughter: Amy B. (Tim) Goetz; Grandchildren: Brianne Mathews, Sean (Melissa) Cassidy, Michael Milefchik, Sarah (Trevor) Weatherwax, Ian (Melonie) Milefchik, Kristen Milefchik, Evan Milefchik, Zaid Milefchik, Isa Milefchik, Taylor Milefchik, Tabitha (Kristina) Goetz and Clifford Goetz; 10 Great-Grandchildren; Brothers: Dennis (Patricia) Milefchik and Donald (Mary) Milefchik. 

Arnie was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Debra Ann Mathews and foster daughter Barbara (Art) Jaggers.

Visitation will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM, Thursday, September 22, 2016, at the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory in Port Clinton, OH. A Memorial Mass will be conducted by Father John Missler at 11 AM, Friday, September 23, 2016, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Port Clinton, beginning with prayers offered at the funeral home at 10:30 AM. Interment will be in Catawba Island Cemetery, Port Clinton, OH.

Memorial donations may be given to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church 414 Madison St., Port Clinton, OH 43452, Playmaker’s Civic Theatre, P.O. Box 149, Port Clinton, OH 43452 or the Lupus Foundation of America, 12930 Chippewa Road, Brecksville, OH 44141.

Ardeth Arlene FARR [Parents].

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