Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Leonard FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 3 May 1825 in Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 7 Jun 1906 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. Leonard married Fanney SMALLEY about 1850 in New York, United States.

Other marriages:
KNOX, Margaret E.

Leonard Farr died at his home 1 1/2 miles southeast of Mirabile at 2 a.m. Thursday, June 7, of Bright's disease, aged 81 years, 1 month, 4 days.
Mr. Farr came to Caldwell county thirty-eight years ago from Allegheny county, New York, and has been a quiet, industrious citizen and had the confidence and esteem of all who knew him. He has been an invalid for several years and his neighbors have been very kind in ministering to his wants and caring for him, a kindness greatly appreciated by the wife and children who at this time desire to express their thanks for the same. Mr. Farr leaves a widow and eight children.
The funeral services were held at the home Friday and the remains were taken to Kingston for interment.

Alice Martha was the daughter of Leonard Farr. Her mother was Leonard's first wife and is unknown. She was adopted and raised by her Uncle Enoch and Aunt Persis Farr Crandall. She married Frank M Williams on March 1, 1865. She died in Corydon, Warren Co, PA.

Fanney SMALLEY [scrapbook] was born 1 on 18 Jan 1828 in New York, United States. She died 2 on 18 Aug 1876 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. She was buried 3 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. Fanney married Leonard FARR about 1850 in New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Cornelia L. "Cora" FARR was born on 29 Jan 1851 in Friendship, Allegany, New York, United States. She died on 3 Jan 1913 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Cora was counted in a census 1 in 1860 in Clarksville, Allegany, New York, United States.
  M ii
Adelbert Rufus FARR was born on 4 Sep 1854 in Allegany, New York, United States. He died on 23 Jan 1940 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. He was buried on 24 Jan 1940 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Adelbert was counted in a census 1 in 1860 in Clarksville, Allegany, New York, United States.
  M iii
Scears FARR was born in 1856 in New York, United States. He died in 1926 in Nile, Allegany, New York, United States.

Scears was counted in a census 1 in 1860 in Clarksville, Allegany, New York, United States.
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child FARR was born in 1860 in New York, United States.

child was counted in a census 1 in 1860 in Clarksville, Allegany, New York, United States.
  M v Charles Austin "Ott" FARR was born on 12 Aug 1852. He died on 27 Feb 1936.
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William P. FARR was born about 1862 in New York, United States.
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Fred FARR was born in 1865 in New York, United States.

Fred was counted in a census 1 in 1880 in Kidder, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.
  M viii
Floyd L. FARR was born in 1870 in Missouri, United States.

Floyd was counted in a census 1 in 1880 in Kidder, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Leonard FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 3 May 1825 in Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 7 Jun 1906 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. Leonard married 3 Margaret E. KNOX on 9 Oct 1878 in Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Other marriages:
SMALLEY, Fanney

Leonard Farr died at his home 1 1/2 miles southeast of Mirabile at 2 a.m. Thursday, June 7, of Bright's disease, aged 81 years, 1 month, 4 days.
Mr. Farr came to Caldwell county thirty-eight years ago from Allegheny county, New York, and has been a quiet, industrious citizen and had the confidence and esteem of all who knew him. He has been an invalid for several years and his neighbors have been very kind in ministering to his wants and caring for him, a kindness greatly appreciated by the wife and children who at this time desire to express their thanks for the same. Mr. Farr leaves a widow and eight children.
The funeral services were held at the home Friday and the remains were taken to Kingston for interment.

Alice Martha was the daughter of Leonard Farr. Her mother was Leonard's first wife and is unknown. She was adopted and raised by her Uncle Enoch and Aunt Persis Farr Crandall. She married Frank M Williams on March 1, 1865. She died in Corydon, Warren Co, PA.

Margaret E. KNOX [scrapbook] was born 1 in May 1840. She died 2 on 11 Sep 1930 in Washington, United States. Margaret married 3 Leonard FARR on 9 Oct 1878 in Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Robert B. FARR was born about 1880 in Kidder, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Robert was counted in a census 1 in 1880 in Kidder, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Rufus S. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1831. He died 2 in 1881. He was buried 3 in Friendship, Allegany, New York, United States. Rufus married Betsy R. FARR.

Betsy R. FARR was born 1 in 1836. She died 2 in 1921. Betsy married Rufus S. FARR.

They had the following children.

  F i Roxy FARR was born about 1855.
  M ii
Allen FARR was born about 1864 in Friendship, Allegany, New York, United States.
  M iii
William FARR was born about 1868 in Friendship, Allegany, New York, United States.
  M iv
Winfield FARR was born about 1868 in Seneca, New York, United States. He died in Seneca, New York, United States. He was buried in Seneca, New York, United States.

Charles Austin "Ott" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born on 12 Aug 1852 in Friendship, Allegany, New York, United States. He died 1, 2 on 27 Feb 1936 in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States. He was buried in 1936 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. Ott married 3, 4 Martha J. BROWN on 8 Apr 1871 in Ray, Missouri, United States.

he funeral service for C. A. (Ott) Farr was held Sunday afternoon at the Houghton Funeral Home and was conducted by Rev. J. W. Ward. The burial was in Highland Cemetery.
Charles Austin Farr was born in Alleghany County, New York, August 12, 1852, and came to Missouri with his family in 1866, settling near Cowgill. He was married to Miss Martha I. Brown April 8, 1871. To this union five children were born, Lillie May, Charles A., Eva D., Mary F. and Leonard. There was also one step-daughter Ella. Of these children only two are living, Charlie and Leonard Farr. Three died while small and Mary F. passed away at the age of 16 years. 
There were five brothers and a sister, Mrs. Robert Long, Adelbert Farr of Kingston, Chalres and Will Farr of New York; Fred Farr of Hamilton and Floyd Farr of Montana, besides one half-sister and one half-brother. Of these, Alfred, Fred and Floyd, three grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren also survive.
Mr. Farr was converted at the Cottage Grove Baptist Church near Cowgill about 55 years ago, Rev. Arnold being pastor at that time.

Martha J. BROWN was born in 1851 in Zanesville, Muskingum, Ohio, United States. She died in 1909 in Missouri, United States. Martha married 1, 2 Charles Austin FARR "Ott" on 8 Apr 1871 in Ray, Missouri, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Lillie May FARR was born about 16 Jun 1872 in Missouri, United States. She died 1 on 22 Aug 1875 in Missouri, United States.

BIRTH: Birthdate calculated from age at death (3y 2m 6d).
  M ii Charles Austin FARR was born on 30 Apr 1874. He died on 4 Jan 1947 from of a fractured skull.
  F iii
Eva D. FARR was born 1 in 1877 in Missouri, United States. She died in 1881 in Missouri, United States. She was buried 2 in Braymer, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Eva was counted in a census 3 in 1880 in Lincoln, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.
  F iv
Mary Fannie FARR was born 1 in 1879 in Missouri, United States.

Mary was counted in a census 2 in 1880 in Lincoln, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.
  M v Thomas Leonard FARR was born on 18 Nov 1888. He died on 16 Aug 1957.

Charles Austin FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 30 Apr 1874 in Cowgill, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. He died 3 on 4 Jan 1947 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri, United States from of a fractured skull. Charles married 4, 5 Cora Myrtle WHEAT on 14 Feb 1894 in Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Charles was counted in a census 6 in 1880 in Lincoln, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Charles Austin Farr, the oldest child of Austin and Martha Farr, was born near Cowgill, Mo., April 30, 1874. Last Saturday evening, shortly after dark, he was found lying on the platform of the railroad station at Hamilton with a fractured skull. He never regained consciousness to tell how it happened. He was hurried to the Methodist hospital in St. Jospeh where he died shortly after at the age of 72 years 8 months and 4 days.
He was united in marriage to Cora Myrtle Wheat, Feb. 14, 1894. To this union, nine children where born. Those surviving are Mrs. Claud Berry of Polo, Raymond of Hamilton, Mrs. Henry Rowan and Charles of Cameron, Robert of Braymer and Don of the navy, stationed at New London, Conn. also a brother, Leonard of Hamilton, and 14 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Mr. Farr has spent his entire life on farms in Ray and Caldwell counties. A few years ago when his wife's health failed, they moved to Hamilton, where he has since resided.
His wife preceded him in death, April 18, 1945. Basil, who served in World War I, died in July, 1935, Zack was killed by a horse in January, 1921. 
Mr. Farr united with the Methodist Church at Kendall Chapel and was a faithful member while living in that community.
The funeral service was held at the Bethel Church, south of Polo, Wednesday at 1:30 p.m., conducted by Rev. James Heath. The body was laid to rest in the cemetery near the church under the direction of Brams. Pallbearers were J. T. Shelton, Eldon Hemry, Eldon Moss, Kenneth Moss, Roy Jackson and Johnny Wormsley.

Cora Myrtle WHEAT [scrapbook] was born 1 on 29 Mar 1876 in Coles, Illinois, United States. She died 2 on 18 Apr 1945 in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States. Cora married 3, 4 Charles Austin FARR on 14 Feb 1894 in Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Cora Myrtle Farr was born in Cole County, Illinois, March 29, 1876, and departed this life April 18, 1945, at Mercy hospital in St. Joseph at the age of 69 years. She was a daughter of Mrms. Basil Wheat.
She was united in marriage to Charles Austin Farr, Feb. 14, 1894. To this union were born nine children, three daughters and six sons: Mrs. Claud Berry of Polo, Mrs. Henry Rowan, Kansas City, Mrs. Paul Free, Cameron, Charles and Don, who are serving in the U. S. Navy overseas, Robert of Braymer, Raymond of Hamilton and Basil and Zack, who preceded her in death several years ago.
Mrs. Farr united with the Kendall Chapel Methodist Church early in life and lived a consistent christian life until called home.
She was a loving mother, wife, daughter, sister and friend. She leaves to mourn her going away her husband; three duaghters; four sons; a stepmother, Mrs. Julia D. Wheat; two sisters, three half brothers, fourteen grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.
The funeral service was held Sunday afternoon at the Bethel Church south of Polo, conducted by Rev. James Heath. Interment was made in the cemetery in the church yard.

They had the following children.

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Basil FARR was born on 24 Nov 1894 in Missouri, United States. He died on 21 Jul 1935 in Fishing River Township, Clay, Missouri, United States. He was buried on 22 Jul 1935 in Knoxville, Ray, Missouri, United States.
  F ii
Hazel C FARR was born in Apr 1899 in Missouri, United States.
  M iii
Arthur Raymond FARR was born on 8 Aug 1901 in Missouri, United States. He died on 6 Jan 1987 in Ray, Missouri, United States. He was buried in 1987 in Bethel Cemetery, Knoxville, Ray, Missouri, United States.
  F iv
Gladys Henrietta FARR was born on 5 Sep 1903 in Caldwell, Missouri, United States. She died on 29 Dec 1992 in Liberty, Clay, Missouri, United States. She was buried on 3 Jan 1993 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.
  M v
Zachariah O FARR was born on 17 Sep 1905 in Caldwell, Missouri, United States. He died on 24 Jan 1921 in Knoxville, Ray, Missouri, United States.
  F vi
Cora Esther FARR was born on 18 Sep 1907 in Missouri, United States. She died in Feb 1972 in Cameron, Clinton, Missouri, United States.
  M vii
Charles Leroy FARR was born 1 on 10 Jul 1909 in Knoxville, Ray, Missouri, United States. He died 2 on 5 May 1981 in Cowgill, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.
  M viii
Robert Glen FARR was born on 13 Sep 1911 in Missouri, United States. He died in Dec 1965.
  M ix Dan FARR.

Thomas Leonard FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born on 18 Nov 1888 in Kingston, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. He died 1 on 16 Aug 1957 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. Thomas married Clara Glenn Love GROVE on 8 Mar 1911 in Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, United States.

Clara Glenn Love GROVE was born on 25 Dec 1892 in Jonesborough, Washington, Tennessee, United States. She died in Nov 1991 in Clinton, Henry, Missouri, United States. Clara married Thomas Leonard FARR on 8 Mar 1911 in Harrisonville, Cass, Missouri, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Kenneth L FARR was born on 20 Aug 1923 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. He died on 3 Aug 1947 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States.
  M ii
Charles William FARR was born on 16 May 1921 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri, United States. He died on 13 Mar 1922 in Hamilton, Caldwell, Missouri, United States.

Augustine A FARR [Parents] was born on 10 Oct 1831 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 1 on 1 Oct 1902 in Ayer, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Augustine married 2 Mary Jane SPENCER on 23 May 1878 in Ayer, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Mary Jane SPENCER was born on 17 Dec 1851 in Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. She died on 20 Feb 1920 in Ayer, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. She was buried on 22 Feb 1920 in Woodlawn Cemetery, Ayer, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Mary married 1 Augustine A FARR on 23 May 1878 in Ayer, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.


Edwin Ralph BREEDEN was born 1 on 28 Aug 1902 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 28 Apr 1989 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. Edwin married 3 Gilberta L. FARR on 1 Dec 1923 in Marion, Indiana, United States.

Gilberta L. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 12 Jul 1903 in Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 21 Apr 1981 in Beech Grove, Marion, Indiana, United States from of sepsis. Gilberta married 4 Edwin Ralph BREEDEN on 1 Dec 1923 in Marion, Indiana, United States.

Gilberta was counted in a census 5 in 1920 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
BELL, Roy Edward
MCPHERSON, Paul J.


Roy Edward BELL was born 1 about 1907 in Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 9 Aug 1962 in Cook, Illinois, United States. Roy married 3 Gilberta L. FARR on 8 Aug 1929 in Marion, Indiana, United States.

Gilberta L. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 12 Jul 1903 in Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 21 Apr 1981 in Beech Grove, Marion, Indiana, United States from of sepsis. Gilberta married 4 Roy Edward BELL on 8 Aug 1929 in Marion, Indiana, United States.

Gilberta was counted in a census 5 in 1920 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
BREEDEN, Edwin Ralph
MCPHERSON, Paul J.


Paul J. MCPHERSON was born 1, 2, 3 on 18 Nov 1895 in Ohio, United States. He died 4, 5 on 31 Dec 1984 in Hillsborough, Florida, United States. Paul married 6 Gilberta L. FARR on 6 Jun 1974 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

Gilberta L. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 12 Jul 1903 in Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 21 Apr 1981 in Beech Grove, Marion, Indiana, United States from of sepsis. Gilberta married 4 Paul J. MCPHERSON on 6 Jun 1974 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

Gilberta was counted in a census 5 in 1920 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
BREEDEN, Edwin Ralph
BELL, Roy Edward

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