Ancestors of Tim Farr and The Descendants of Stephen Farr


Clarence PELTON was born on 8 May 1857 in Waverly, Bremer, Iowa, United States. Clarence married 1 Lucy C. FARR on 1 Jan 1884 in Michigan, United States.

Lucy C. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 21 Jul 1865 in Lenawee, Michigan, United States. She died 2 on 6 Nov 1920 in Rapid City, Kalkaska, Michigan, United States. Lucy married 3 Clarence PELTON on 1 Jan 1884 in Michigan, United States.

Lucy was counted in a census 4 in 1880 in Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan, United States.

Other marriages:
RICE, Willard


Willard RICE was born about 1865 in of Michigan, United States. Willard married Lucy C. FARR on 9 Mar 1910 in Michigan, United States.

Lucy C. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 21 Jul 1865 in Lenawee, Michigan, United States. She died 2 on 6 Nov 1920 in Rapid City, Kalkaska, Michigan, United States. Lucy married Willard RICE on 9 Mar 1910 in Michigan, United States.

Lucy was counted in a census 3 in 1880 in Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan, United States.

Other marriages:
PELTON, Clarence


William Francis FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 7 Oct 1935 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 31 May 2013 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. William married Shirley HOLT on 15 Sep 2012 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

William was counted in a census 3 in 1940 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

Obituary for William Francis Farr Sr copied from nealandsummers.com.

William Francis Farr, Sr., 77, Martinsville, passed from this life at his home on May 31st, 2013.

He was born October 7th, 1935 in Indianapolis, IN to the late Joseph Benjamin Farr and Mildred Lyvette (Lynn) Young.

Mr. Farr served his country honorably, serving in the US Army. He found pleasure in model cars, guns and animals and had a love for nature.

In 1990, he retired from Ford Motor Company in Indianapolis after 34 ½ years.

He married Shirley (Holt) Farr on September 15th, 2012; she survives in Martinsville. Also surviving is a host of loving family including, three sons, Kenneth Farr (wife, Anne) of Plainfield, IN, William F. Farr, Jr. (wife, Connie) of Indianapolis, IN and Joseph Holt (wife, Krista) of Martinsville; one daughter, Julie Farr of Arizona; two brothers, Jerry Farr (wife, Shirley) of Pendleton, IN and John Truman Farr of Mooresville, IN; two sisters, Claudette Sue Denneman of Greenfield, IN and Darlean Allen of Indianapolis; two half brothers in Dallas Fort Worth, TX; one half sister, Sandy Farr of Dallas Fort Worth, TX; ten grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren and one great great grandson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Teresa Ann Farr; one half brother and one granddaughter, Celina Marie Farr.

Family & friends are invited to visit on Wednesday, June 5th from 1:00-3:00 pm at Neal & Summers Funeral & Cremation Center, Martinsville. A memorial service celebrating his life will begin Wednesday at 3:00 pm at the funeral home with military honors to follow.

Shirley HOLT.


Roscoe Conklin FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 31 Jan 1883 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 9 Feb 1965 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Roscoe married 3 Grace Cleveland WAMPLER on 9 Sep 1906 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Roscoe was counted in a census 4 in 1900 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Grace Cleveland WAMPLER was born on 7 Sep 1888 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 1 on 25 Oct 1988 in Gosport, Owen, Indiana, United States. Grace married 2 Roscoe Conklin FARR on 9 Sep 1906 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Gayle Beatrice FARR was born on 20 Jan 1909. She died on 26 Jul 2010.
  M ii Harrison Ephraim Uriah "Jerry" FARR was born on 12 Mar 1911. He died on 26 Jul 1995.

Walter Cunning LEE was born 1, 2 on 28 Jun 1882 in Indiana, United States. He died 3, 4 on 6 Apr 1980 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Walter married 5, 6 Dessie Myrtle FARR "Dessie" on 9 Aug 1904 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Dessie Myrtle "Dessie" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 27 Jan 1886 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 4, 5 on 17 Mar 1960 in Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. Dessie married 6, 7 Walter Cunning LEE on 9 Aug 1904 in Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Dessie was counted in a census 8 in 1900 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States.


Robert William KIRBY was born 1 on 17 Jul 1907 in Monroe, Indiana, United States. He died on 31 Oct 1995 in Indiana, United States. Robert married 2 Gayle Beatrice FARR on 3 May 1930 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Gayle Beatrice FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 20 Jan 1909 in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 3 on 26 Jul 2010 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States. Gayle married 4 Robert William KIRBY on 3 May 1930 in Bloomington, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

Gayle was counted in a census 5 in 1930 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Obituaries — July 28, 2010
Herald-Times (Bloomington, IN) | 28 July 2010
JAN. 20, 1909 — JULY 26, 2010

MORTON, Ill. — Gayle Beatrice Farr Kirby, 101, a resident of Apostolic Christian Restmor, Morton, IL, formerly of Spencer, IN, passed away July 26, 2010, at 7 a.m. at Restmor.

Gayle was born January 20, 1909, in Morgan County to Roscoe Farr and Grace (Wampler) Farr. She was married to Robert W. Kirby on May 3, 1930. Robert (Bob) preceded her in death on October 31, 1995. She is also preceded in death by her parents, Roscoe and Grace Farr, and her brother, Uriah (Jerry) Farr, and an infant son, Richard (twin to Edward) in 1941.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Edward and Patricia (McFarren) Kirby, of Groveland, IL; and daughter, Peggy McCrary, of Bloomington, IN. Also, two grandsons, Clifton (Elaine) Kirby of Edwards, IL, and Robert (Darcie) Kirby of Nonthaburi, Thailand. There are five great-grandchildren, Logan, Jada, Charles, Katherine, and Helen.

Gayle was an Indiana University alumna, having earned her Teaching Certificate, Bachelor's Degree and, at the age of sixty, her Master's Degree. Gayle taught elementary school in one-room schoolhouses in Monroe County for seven years. After moving to a farm near Gosport in Owen County, she taught at Quincy School for three years and sixteen years at Spencer Elementary School, retiring in 1971.

She was a member of Indiana and Spencer Retired Teachers Associations and Carp Extension Homemakers. Gayle was a member of Bethany Presbyterian Church while residing in Owen County and was an associate member of the First United Methodist Church while residing in Peoria, IL.

In association with the Owen County Soil Conservation District, Gayle and her late husband, Robert, hosted annual county-wide 5th grade farm tours beginning in 1965 and continued for approximately 20 years.

Services will be 10 a.m. EDT Saturday, July 31st, at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer, IN. Visitation will be Friday 4-7 p.m. EDT and one hour prior to the service. Reverend Jeff Chudy will officiate. There will be a Memorial service at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton, IL, September 8 at 3 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Apostolic Christian Restmor, 1500 Parkside Ave., Morton IL 61550.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.westparrishpedigo.com.
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Harrison Ephraim Uriah "Jerry" FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 12 Mar 1911 in Paragon, Morgan, Indiana, United States. He died 3 on 26 Jul 1995 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. Jerry married Caroline M. LYON.

Jerry was counted in a census 4 in 1930 in Baker Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States.

Caroline M. LYON was born 1 on 28 Sep 1914 in Mooresville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 2 on 15 Jun 1997 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. Caroline married Harrison Ephraim Uriah FARR "Jerry".

Other marriages:
ALLEN, John W.


John W. ALLEN was born 1 on 3 Apr 1918 in Butlerville, Jennings, Indiana, United States. He died 2 on 21 Jun 1986 in Marion, Indiana, United States. John married 3 Caroline M. LYON on 16 Oct 1948 in Indiana, United States.

Caroline M. LYON was born 1 on 28 Sep 1914 in Mooresville, Morgan, Indiana, United States. She died 2 on 15 Jun 1997 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. Caroline married 3 John W. ALLEN on 16 Oct 1948 in Indiana, United States.

Other marriages:
FARR, Harrison Ephraim Uriah


Gary BORGES.

Beverly FARR [Parents].


Mike LEE.

Doreen FARR [Parents].

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