Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Robert Arthur FARR [Parents].

Marilyn L. DREW.


Gordon Volney FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 19 Nov 1926 in Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 23 May 2002 in Chelsea, Orange, Vermont, United States. Gordon married 4, 5 Helen Blanche DREW on 29 Jul 1951 in Morrisville, Lamoille, Vermont, United States.

Gordon was counted in a census 6 in 1940 in Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Helen Blanche DREW was born 1 on 5 Aug 1929 in Ayer's Cliff, Quebec, Canada. She died 2 on 8 Oct 1992 in Chelsea, Orange, Vermont, United States. Helen married 3, 4 Gordon Volney FARR on 29 Jul 1951 in Morrisville, Lamoille, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Rhonda Mae FARR.
  F ii Pamela Rae FARR.
  M iii
Randal Jay FARR was born 1 on 8 Jun 1957 in Barre, Washington, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 18 Jun 2000 in Chelsea, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Howard Parker FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 26 Mar 1917 in Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 10 Sep 1998 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Howard married 3 Nadine Ruby BENNETT on 26 Jun 1940 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Howard was counted in a census 4 in 1930 in Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Nadine Ruby BENNETT was born on 27 May 1919 in Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States. She died 1 on 7 Jul 2004 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Nadine married 2 Howard Parker FARR on 26 Jun 1940 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i David Arthur FARR.
  M ii Daryl Howard FARR.
  F iii Susan Ardith FARR.

Albert H DUTTON was born on 26 Jan 1868 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. Albert married 1 Addie Emma FARR [twin] on 5 Feb 1896 in Hartford, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

Addie Emma FARR [twin] [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 24 Feb 1867 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 21 Jun 1945 in White River Junction, Windsor, Vermont, United States from of coronary thrombosis. Addie married 3 Albert H DUTTON on 5 Feb 1896 in Hartford, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

BIRTH: Death certificate states birth as 28 Feb 1868.


Luther Daniel CHATTERTON was born on 20 Dec 1859 in Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont, United States. He died on 24 Jun 1936 in Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont, United States. Luther married 1 Martha M FARR on 21 Sep 1880 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Martha M FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born on 1 Jul 1860 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died on 21 May 1934. Martha married 1 Luther Daniel CHATTERTON on 21 Sep 1880 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.


Lewis William FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 5 Aug 1857 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. He died on 22 Jan 1944 in New York, United States. He was buried in Earlville, Madison, New York, United States. Lewis married 2 Caroline Elizabeth MINOR "Carrie" on 19 Oct 1880 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
STETSON, Alma Valerie

Tinsmith; invented a dishwasher resembling a cream separator.

Caroline Elizabeth "Carrie" MINOR [scrapbook] was born on 29 Jul 1861 in Warren, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died 1 on 10 May 1909 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. She was buried in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. Carrie married 2 Lewis William FARR on 19 Oct 1880 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Carrie was counted in a census 3 in 1870 in Warren, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Occupation 1: Taught short-hand and typing-set world speed record for typing.
Occupation 2: Minister; worked with unwed mothers.

They had the following children.

  F i Mildred Clara "Millie" FARR was born on 20 Sep 1884. She died on 11 May 1965.
  M ii Alton Everett FARR was born on 8 Nov 1881. He died on 17 Oct 1940 from of tuberculosis.

Lewis William FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 5 Aug 1857 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. He died on 22 Jan 1944 in New York, United States. He was buried in Earlville, Madison, New York, United States. Lewis married Alma Valerie STETSON on 12 Sep 1888.

Other marriages:
MINOR, Caroline Elizabeth

Tinsmith; invented a dishwasher resembling a cream separator.

Alma Valerie STETSON [scrapbook] was born on 6 Jan 1862 in of Massena, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. She died on 16 May 1945. She was buried in Earlville, Madison, New York, United States. Alma married Lewis William FARR on 12 Sep 1888.

They had the following children.

  F i
infant FARR was born on 8 Mar 1899 in Earlville, Madison, New York, United States. She died on 11 Mar 1899 in Earlville, Madison, New York, United States.

DEATH: A wet nurse fell asleep and rolled on her.
  M ii Roy Stetson FARR was born on 22 Aug 1889. He died on 4 Sep 1970.

Earl Adams BOYCE was born 1 on 1 Nov 1898 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 19 Feb 1979 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States. Earl married 3 Mildred Clara FARR "Millie" on 12 Aug 1922 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Earl Adams Boyce was born in Williamstown, Vermont, in the home of his parents, on what was once called the Brookfield Road, now known as Rood Pond RD.He attended the Boyce School (District #8) just down the hill, and attended Williamstown High School, which at that time was a 2 year program.He was Valedictorian of his class in 1913. 

He attended Spaulding High School in Barre, staying at his aunt's place during the week and going home on the weekend to Williamstown on the railroad.Earl graduated from Spaulding in 1915.

Although he wanted to become an attorney, he had to stay on the farm and take care of his mother, after the death of his father in 1918.He was a farmer for his entire lifetime, having a small dairy herd, and doing all of the work of the farm by horses up until 1965.

Earl Boyce was a maple sugarmaker, and won various awards at the Vermont Farm Show in Barre, VT for his high quality syrup.
From an early age, he was keenly interested in municipal affairs, and starting in the late 1940's, he was Justice of the Peace for 27 years and later, Town

Moderator of Williamstown for about 14 years.

He never missed a town meeting since he was eligible to vote in 1919.

During the 1960's, he heard various traffic cases as Justice of the Peace.
In the Jeffords Family History (1962) by Percy J. Jeffords, Earl Boyce is referred to as "a substantial and respected citizen of the town."He was never wealthy, but was honest and well regarded.

He died in a fire on Feb. 19th, 1979, in the very house that he was born in over 80 years previously.

BIRTH: FamilySearch transcription says "1899" but after close examination of the record on film it should be "1898".

Mildred Clara "Millie" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 20 Sep 1884 in Moretown, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 11 May 1965 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States. Millie married 3 Earl Adams BOYCE on 12 Aug 1922 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Millie was counted in a census 4 in 1900 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Mildred Clara Farr was a graduate of Montpelier Seminary and taught school in various towns in Vermont before her marriage in 1922.

She was a gifted naturalist and poet, especially well-versed in ferns, and was called upon often as a speaker.


Alton Everett FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 8 Nov 1881 in Moretown, Washington, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 17 Oct 1940 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States from of tuberculosis. He was buried on 20 Oct 1940 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. Alton married 3 Mary Belle ROSE on 8 Nov 1904 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

Alton was counted in a census 4 in 1900 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
BUZZELL, Eunice Florence

After parents divorce in 1887, Alton and Mildred lived with Aunt Abbie

I find a birth record for a Lewis E Farr being born on the 8th Nov. 1881 which is the same date given in census records for Alton E Farr? I can't find a birth record for Alton or a death for Lewis so I believe that the birth record for Lewis is actually Alton?

Mary Belle ROSE was born on 24 May 1883 in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada. She was christened on 26 Feb 1884 in West Bay, Richmond, Nova Scotia, Canada. She died 1 on 1 Apr 1971 in Stoneham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. She was buried on 3 Apr 1971 in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Mary married 2 Alton Everett FARR on 8 Nov 1904 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Everett Edward FARR was born on 23 Oct 1905. He died on 1 Nov 1986.
  F ii Ruth Carolyn FARR was born on 6 Feb 1907. She died on 3 Jun 2001.

Alton Everett FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 8 Nov 1881 in Moretown, Washington, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 17 Oct 1940 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States from of tuberculosis. He was buried on 20 Oct 1940 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. Alton married 3 Eunice Florence BUZZELL on 14 Sep 1924 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Alton was counted in a census 4 in 1900 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
ROSE, Mary Belle

After parents divorce in 1887, Alton and Mildred lived with Aunt Abbie

I find a birth record for a Lewis E Farr being born on the 8th Nov. 1881 which is the same date given in census records for Alton E Farr? I can't find a birth record for Alton or a death for Lewis so I believe that the birth record for Lewis is actually Alton?

Eunice Florence BUZZELL was born 1 on 13 Dec 1897 in Warren, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 13 Nov 1965 in Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, United States from of Cerebral Vascular Thrombosis. She was buried in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States. Eunice married 3 Alton Everett FARR on 14 Sep 1924 in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Alton Everett FARR Jr. [scrapbook] was born 1 on 6 Feb 1928 in Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 9 Feb 1928 in Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, United States. He was buried in Waitsfield, Washington, Vermont, United States.
  F ii Eleanor Geraldine FARR.

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