Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


George Closson FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 6 Nov 1881 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. George married 3 Annie Belle HADLEY in 1902 in Massachusetts, United States.

BIRTH: Birth record names the father plus the mother's maiden name.

Annie Belle HADLEY was born 1 on 9 Jul 1880 in Stoneham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Annie married 2 George Closson FARR in 1902 in Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Everett A. FARR was born on 23 Jul 1904. He died on 12 Apr 1966.
  F ii Helen Lucretia FARR was born on 4 Apr 1906. She died on 9 Feb 1979.

Ralph Frederick BEST was born on 21 Sep 1905 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 10 Jan 1977 in Whitman, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. He was buried in Colebrook Cemetery, Whitman, Plymouth, United States. Ralph married Helen Lucretia FARR on 30 Jun 1936 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

Helen Lucretia FARR [Parents] 1 was born on 4 Apr 1906 in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. She died on 9 Feb 1979 in San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, California, United States. Helen married Ralph Frederick BEST on 30 Jun 1936 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.


Everett A. FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 23 Jul 1904 in New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 12 Apr 1966 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Everett married Viola Blanche MEEHAN on 30 Jun 1927 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

Viola Blanche MEEHAN was born on 29 Mar 1906 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. She died on 14 Feb 1986 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. She was buried in Forest Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Viola married Everett A. FARR on 30 Jun 1927 in Fitchburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Beverly FARR.

Marshal Starr PREIST.

Muriel Winnifred FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 17 Sep 1927 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States. She died 2 on 1 Jun 2000 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States. Muriel married 3 Marshal Starr PREIST on 29 May 1947 in San Joaquin, California, United States.

Muriel was counted in a census 4 in 1940 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States.

Newspaper: Modesto Bee, The
Date of Publication: June 3, 2000
Page: B4
Header: MURIEL W. PRIEST
Sept. 17, 1927 -- June 1, 2000
Muriel Winifred Priest, 72, of Modesto died Thursday at Memorial Medical Center.
Mrs. Priest was a lifelong resident of Modesto. Before retiring in 1999, she had been the office manager at Air-One Heating & Air Conditioning. She also worked for Farr Department Store, which her family owned, until it closed in 1981. She belonged to the First Church of the Nazarene, where she also was secretary and office manager.
She is survived by her husband, Marshall Starr Priest of Modesto; children, Susan Urbina of Livingston and Lynelle Roberts of Central Point, Ore.; brother, Harvey Farr of Sacramento; sisters, Elaine Thomas of Novato, Doris Galloway of Citrus Heights, Leona Strong of Midpines, Bernice Millen of Merced, and Janet Bertaut and Carol Allen, both of Turlock; and six grandchildren.
A funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the First Church of the Nazarene. Burial will be a Lakewood Memorial Park, Hughson. Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at Allen Mortuary, Turlock.
Remembrances may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene, 2319 St. Pauls Way, Modesto 95355.
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Copyright (c) 2000 The Modesto Bee


Clifford Duane GALLOWAY.

Doris Louise FARR [Parents].


Billie Ernest STRONG.

Leona Ada FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 3 Aug 1930 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States. She died 2 in Jul 2016 in California, United States. Leona married Billie Ernest STRONG on 28 Jan 1949 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States.

Leona was counted in a census 3 in 1940 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States.

Leona was born in Modesto, CA to Bernard and Ruth Farr.  She is preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, and her husband Bill of 53 years.  She leaves three children:  Jane Sullivan (John), Linda Quinn (Hal) of Denair, and Bill Strong, Jr. (Lynette) of Modesto.  She leaves seven grandchildren, and ten great grandchildren.

Bill Sr. and Leona enjoyed their boats and loved traveling in their motor home.  She worked for Farr’s Department Store in Modesto, her family business.  Later, she worked as the bookkeeper for Boies Downtown Drug Store in Turlock.

Leona leaves a legacy of strength and character demonstrated by her capacity to help others, her love and unquestionable integrity and most of all, her unwavering faith in God and her savior, the Lord Jesus  Christ.

A private burial was held at Lakewood Memorial Park.  A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, July 30 at 2:00pm at Connecting Point Church of the Nazarene in Denair, CA.

Adapted from Allen Mortuary obituary


Gene Alvin SKIDGEL.

Bernice May FARR [Parents].


Harvey Stafford FARR [Parents].

Marietta LEE.


Clyde Everett KIDD.

Janet Ruth FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
BERTAUT, John E.


John E. BERTAUT.

Janet Ruth FARR [Parents].

Other marriages:
KIDD, Clyde Everett

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