Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Walter Russell FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 26 Aug 1915 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 4, 5 on 3 Jan 1975. He was buried on 10 Jan 1975 in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States. Walter married Eleanor Amelia WEAVER on 1 Apr 1942.

Walter was counted in a census 6 in 1930 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was counted in a census 7 in 1940 in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States.

Eleanor Amelia WEAVER.

They had the following children.

  F i Noel Ellen FARR.

Grant Noel FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 25 Dec 1919 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 9 May 1985 in College Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried on 12 May 1985 in State College, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. Grant married 3 Carmen Marie MENDIOLA on 21 May 1945 in Pierce, Washington, United States.

Grant was counted in a census 4 in 1930 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Dr. Grant N. Farr
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - Dr. Grant Noel Farr, 65, formerly of Ogden, died Thursday, May 9, 1985, at a State College hospital of emphysema.

He was born Dec. 25, 1919. in Ogden, a son of Walter N. and Elizabeth Parry Farr.

He married Carmen Mendiola May 21. 1945, in Tacoma, Wash.

Mr. Farr attended schools in Ogden, graduating from Ogden High School In 1937. He left Ogden after graduation to attend the University of California at Berkeley. He received a doctorate degree in economics while serving as an associate professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

He was a professor and in leadership of the economics department at Penn State University for several years. retiring due to ill health.

Surviving are his widow of State College, a son, Grant J. Farr, Pennsylvania; a daughter, Mrs. Thomas M. (Barbara) Broitman. Virginia; and one granddaughter; a sister, Mrs. Wayne H. (Elizabeth) Braithwaite, Ogden. He was preceded in death by two brothers.

Private funeral services and interment will be in State College on Sunday.

Funeral directors, Koch Funeral Home, State College, Pa.

Carmen Marie MENDIOLA [scrapbook] was born 1 on 30 Mar 1918. She died 2 on 25 May 1997 in State College, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. Carmen married 3 Grant Noel FARR on 21 May 1945 in Pierce, Washington, United States.


Wayne H. BRAITHWAITE [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 8 Mar 1924 in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 29 Feb 2012 in South Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Wayne married Elizabeth FARR on 25 Sep 1946 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Wayne H. Braithwaite passed away of cancer on his wife's "twenty-second" leap year birthday and eight days short of his eighty-eight birthday at his home in South Ogden.

He was born March 8, 1924 in Manti, Utah to Clinton J. and Eva Hall Braithwaite. He married Elizabeth Farr in the Salt Lake LDS Temple sixty-five years ago.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII and the Korean War. As an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he served as MIA Superintendent, Stake Finance Clerk, High Priest Group Leader, and most recently loved being the greeter.

As an officer of the credit union, he served on the credit committee. Wayne was the local and the State President of the National Association of Letter Carriers and retired from the post office after many years of service. He enjoyed repairing watches for over fifty years, where he met lots of nice people.

He and his sweetheart enjoyed the Weber Waffies Travel Trailer Club and were snowbirds to Arizona for twenty years. His favorite times were being with his family.

Wayne is survived by his wife; sons, Jay (Jean) Braithwaite, Riverdale; and Lyle F. (Jill) Braithwaite, West Valley City; daughters, Ilene (Marlin) Hoffmann, Pleasant View; and Carol Wilson, South Ogden; fourteen grandchildren; twenty-six great-grandchildren with three more on the way; brothers, Wallace (Lora) Braithwaite; and Carl Braithwaite; and sister, Elga (Erick) Nicholls. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Lynn and sisters, Maxine Petersen and Maurine Draper.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 5, 2012 at Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Boulevard. Friends may visit family on Sunday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Monday from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. at the mortuary.
Interment: Ogden City Cemetery.
Published in the Deseret News on March 2, 2012.

Elizabeth FARR [Parents].


Richard James FOWLER 1 was born 2, 3 on 30 May 1885 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was christened on 2 Jul 1885 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 4 on 24 Apr 1967 in Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States. He was buried on 29 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Richard married 5 Sarah Florence FARR (BREWER) on 15 Mar 1911 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Sarah Florence FARR (BREWER) [Parents] 1 was born on 25 Jul 1887 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was christened on 2 Sep 1887 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 5 Sep 1959 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was buried on 8 Sep 1959 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Sarah married 2 Richard James FOWLER on 15 Mar 1911 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Sarah was counted in a census 3 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Child of mother's first husband, but adopted by Enoch and took Farr name.


Enoch Dale FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 5 Feb 1891 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 21 Jan 1962. Enoch married 3 Mabel Madeleine GIBSON on 15 Jan 1919 in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

Enoch was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Mabel Madeleine GIBSON 1 was born on 3 Aug 1895 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 2 on 9 Aug 1969 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Mabel married 3 Enoch Dale FARR on 15 Jan 1919 in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

Mabel was counted in a census 4 in 1940 in Alameda, California, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Evelyn N. FARR.
  M ii Maurice D. FARR was born on 24 Oct 1921. He died on 25 Oct 1982.

James Roland FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 12 Jul 1893 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. James married 4 Miriam ROWBOTHAM on 15 Oct 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

James was counted in a census 5 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
ROWBOTHAM, Irene Elizabeth

Miriam ROWBOTHAM [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 19 Jul 1898 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 3 on 16 Jul 1952 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was buried 4 on 19 Jul 1952 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Miriam married 5 James Roland FARR on 15 Oct 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Ogden Standard Examiner July 17, 1952 p. 6B

Miriam Farr

Mrs. Miriam Rowbotham Farr, 53, 540 8th St, died yesterday in the Dee hospital after a short illness.

Mrs. Farr was a lifelong resident of Ogden. She had been an active member of the L. D. S. 8th ward, serving as secretary of the Primary association and Relief society and as teacher in the Y. W. M. I. A. and Sunday school. She was also a visiting teacher in - the Relief society.

On Oct. 15, 1919, she was married to J. Roland Farr in the L. D. S. Salt Lake temple.

She was born July 19, 1898, in Ogden, a daughter of Richard and Alice Stillwell Rowbotham.

Surviving are her husband, thee sons, Norman R., Richard F. and Wendell A. Farr. Ogden: three grandchildren, two brothers and four sisters, Alvin and Bryan Rowbotham, Los Angeles; Mrs. Jeffery (Irene) Harper. Pleasant View; Mrs. Vernon W. (Celia) Taylor, Ogden: Mrs. James (Edith) Haymes, Tracy. Calif., and Mrs. Alex F. (Cassia) Wilson, Edmonston, Md.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 1 p. m. at Lindquist and Sons Colonial funeral chapel, 3408 Washington Blvd. Bishop Elton W. Wardle of the L.D.S. 8th ward officiating.

Friends may call at the mortuary tomorrow from 6 to 9 P. M. and Saturday prior to funeral services. Burial will be in Washington Heights Memorial park.

They had the following children.

  M i Norman Roland FARR.
  M ii Richard Francis FARR was born on 24 Jan 1924. He died on 27 Jun 1984.
  M iii Wendell Alvin FARR was born on 26 Apr 1932. He died on 19 Jan 2003.

James Roland FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 12 Jul 1893 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried on 27 Apr 1967 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. James married Irene Elizabeth ROWBOTHAM on 15 Oct 1965 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

James was counted in a census 4 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
ROWBOTHAM, Miriam

Irene Elizabeth ROWBOTHAM was born on 28 Feb 1897 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died on 2 Jul 1968. Irene married James Roland FARR on 15 Oct 1965 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.


Orson Victor BELNAP 1 was born 2 on 14 Nov 1893 in Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 1 Mar 1977 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried on 5 Mar 1977 in City Cemetery, Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States. Orson married 4 Mary Myrtle FARR on 18 Dec 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Mary Myrtle FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 10 Mar 1896 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 3 on 22 Nov 1963 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She was buried on 26 Nov 1963 in Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States. Mary married 4 Orson Victor BELNAP on 18 Dec 1919 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Mary was counted in a census 5 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.


Kenneth Lee FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 19 Nov 1898 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 4 Oct 1944 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried 4 on 6 Oct 1944 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Kenneth married 5 Leola Storer MANZEL on 20 Oct 1926 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Kenneth was counted in a census 6 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Window Trimmer and Book Keeper.

Leola Storer MANZEL 1 was born 2 on 2 Jun 1906 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 3 on 17 Nov 1992 in Henefer, Summit, Utah, United States. Leola married 4 Kenneth Lee FARR on 20 Oct 1926 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
RICHINS, Norman Tipper

They had the following children.

  M i Kenneth Lee FARR Jr..
  M ii
Owen Talmage FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 on 3 Aug 1933 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 2 on 8 May 1935 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He was buried 3 on 10 May 1935 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.
  F iii Leola FARR.
  M iv David Mangela FARR.

Lawrence WAYMENT 1 was born 2 on 1 Nov 1893 in Warren, Weber, Utah, United States. He died 3 on 12 Apr 1984 in Weber, Utah, United States. Lawrence married 4 Belva Gladys FARR on 20 Jun 1944.

Belva Gladys FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 10 Aug 1901 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She died 3 on 25 Aug 1999 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Belva married 4 Lawrence WAYMENT on 20 Jun 1944.

Belva was counted in a census 5 in 1910 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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