Ancestors of Tim Farr and Descendants of Stephen Farr Sr. of Concord, Massachusetts and Lidlington, Bedfordshire, England


Roy L. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 12 Aug 1915 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 2 on 3 Dec 1993. He was buried 3 in Athens, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. Roy married Helen Louise COST about 1938 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Roy resided 4 in 1940 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Helen Louise COST was born 1 on 8 Feb 1916 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 2 on 28 Nov 2007 in Elmira, Chemung, New York, United States. She was buried 3 in Waverly, Tioga, New York, United States. Helen married Roy L. FARR about 1938 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Helen resided 4 in 1920 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 5 in 1940 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Friday, November 30, 2007 Sayre Morning Times
Helen L. Christman, 91, of Elmira, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007 at St. Joseph's Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility.

Helen was born Feb. 8, 1916 in Sayre, the daughter of the late Joseph F. Sr. and Mary Tereschi Cost.

She is survived by: her brother and sister-in-law, Joseph F. Jr. and Phyliss Cost, of Sayre; sister Theresa Krotzer of Vestal; nephews Thomas (Bert) Cockroft of Kissimmee, Fla., John (Sharon) Krotzer of Vestal, and Joseph F. (Linda) Cost III of Elmira; nieces Louise (Arnold) Gavette of Van Etten and Patricia (Andy) Gibson of Va.; several great-nieces and -nephews; and many special, caring friends. Helen was predeceased by: her husband, Percy J. Christman; brothers Thomas, Vincent and Paul Cost; sisters Elizabeth Alamo and Catherine Cockroft; and her niece, Mary Ellen Miller.

Helen graduated from Sayre High School, where she was the school's first drum majorette. She loved bingo and to knit and crochet. She donated her labors of love to many charitable organizations, but most of all she enjoyed her dear friends. She was a social "butterfly" who was always ready to go. She was interested in everyone, and she was interesting. She will be missed.

Interment of her cremains will be at St. James Cemetery, Waverly, in spring 2008. Donations in Helen's memory may be directed to St. Joseph's Hospital SNF, 555 E. Market St., Elmira NY 14901. Arrangements by McInerny Funeral Home.

They had the following children.

  M i
Baby Boy FARR was born 1 on 9 Dec 1939 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 2 on 14 Dec 1939 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 3 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Milford Wilton FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 28 Oct 1920 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 2 on 25 Jan 2017 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 3 in Athens, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. Milford married Kathryn I. SABIN.

Milford resided 4 in 1940 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Milford W. Farr, 96, of 414 N. Wilbur Ave., Sayre, Pa., passed away surrounded by his family at the Robert Packer Hospital on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, following a brief illness.

He was born on Oct. 28, 1920 in Sayre, Pa., the son of the late Albert and Anna (Kithcart) Farr.

Milford worked as an engineer on the Lehigh Valley Railroad until his retirement in 1982 and served as president of the Sayre School Board for many years. Milford served in the United States Army from 1944 to 1946 as a drill instructor. He loved spending time with his wife Kate, family and friends – especially at the family cottage he built on Cayuga Lake, where he loved to fish. Milford loved working in his garden and enjoyed growing his own plants from seed and gave many plants away to friends. He worked in his garden up to last season. He enjoyed small game hunting with his beagles and was an avid deer and other large game hunter. He was a lifetime member of the Sayre Sportsman’s Club and the Elks. Milford loved westerns and any film starring John Wayne. He could never turn away a good fish fry. He was a member of the Penn State Alumni Association and held season tickets.

Milford was predeceased by his beloved wife of 48 years, the former Kathryn Sabin, in 1999 and his brother Roy and sister Geraldine.

Milford is survived by his sons Richard (Maureen) Farr of Waverly and Thomas Farr of Sayre and his daughter MaryAnn (Lee) Berrettini of Sayre. His grandchildren David (Becky) Farr – Pittsburgh, Daniel (Brittany) Farr – Kentucky, Bryan Farr – Massachusetts, Leslie (Michael) Canavan – Athens, Christopher (Wendi) Berrettini – Wyoming, Michael (Heidi) Berrettini – Candor. Great-grandchildren, Brandon, Josh, Aiden, Grady Kate, Katie, Ryan, Emily, Dominick, Beth, and Tyler. Two great-great-granddaughters, Ariyah and Veyda, and many nieces and nephews.

Friends and family will gather at Tomasso’s in Waverly, N.Y., from 2-3:30 p.m., with a memorial service beginning at 3 p.m., on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017.

A private burial will be at the Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Milford’s memory to the: Sayre Historical Society Museum, P.O. Box 311, Sayre, PA 18840 or a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Thomas Cremation and Funeral Service, 1297 Elmira St., Sayre, Pa.

Kathryn I. SABIN was born 1, 2 on 24 Apr 1918 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 3, 4 on 30 Sep 1999 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 5 in Athens, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. Kathryn married Milford Wilton FARR.

They had the following children.

  M i Richard FARR.
  M ii Thomas FARR.
  F iii Mary Ann FARR.

Winfred Robert BURBAGE was born 1, 2 on 24 Sep 1914 in Elmira, Chemung, New York, United States. He died 3, 4, 5 on 14 Oct 1990 in Horseheads, Chemung, New York, United States. Winfred married 6 Geraldine M. FARR.

Winfred resided 7 in 1920 in Elmira Ward 8, Chemung, New York, United States. He resided 8 in 1925 in Elmira Ward 08, A.D. 01, E.D. 01, Chemung, New York, United States.

Geraldine M. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 23 Jan 1918 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 3, 4 on 2 Apr 2005 in New York, United States. She was buried 5 in Horseheads, Chemung, New York, United States. Geraldine married 6 Winfred Robert BURBAGE.

Geraldine resided 7 in 1940 in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.


Richard FARR [Parents].

Maureen.


Lee BERRETTINI.

Mary Ann FARR [Parents].


Dr. John W. CHAMBERLAIN was born 1, 2 on 3 Aug 1859 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 3, 4 on 1 May 1932 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 5 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. John married Virginia FARR.

John resided 6 in 1860 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 7 in 1880 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 8 in 1920 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 9 in 1930 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Virginia FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 19 Jul 1888 in Wilmot Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 3, 4 on 7 Oct 1963 in Towanda, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 5 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. Virginia married Dr. John W. CHAMBERLAIN.

Virginia resided 6 in 1900 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 7 in 1910 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 8 in 1920 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 9 in 1930 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.


Edward D. SMITH was born in 1874 in Pennsylvania, United States. Edward married 1 Nellie R FARR about 1906 in of Pennsylvania, United States.

Edward resided 2 in 1920 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Nellie R FARR [Parents] was born in Apr 1887 in Pennsylvania, United States. Nellie married 1 Edward D. SMITH about 1906 in of Pennsylvania, United States.

Nellie resided 2 in 1900 in Wyalusing Township, Election District 1, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 3 in 1920 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 4 in 1930 in Wyalusing, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE: Might not be correct couple.


Burton Arthur ROBINSON was born 1 on 30 May 1868 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 2 on 16 Mar 1932 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 3 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. Burton married 4 Mary A. FARR on 21 May 1888 in Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Burton resided 5 in 1900 in ED 139 Forkston Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 6 in 1910 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Mary A. FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 16 Apr 1870 in Pennsylvania, United States. She died 2 on 26 Mar 1943 in Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 3 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. Mary married 4 Burton Arthur ROBINSON on 21 May 1888 in Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Mary resided 5 in 1880 in Windham, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 6 in 1900 in ED 139 Forkston Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 7 in 1910 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.


Rolla Othniel FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 11 May 1882 in Pennsylvania, United States. He died 3, 4 in Dec 1972 in Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 5 in Laceyville, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. Rolla married 6 Flora Bell INMAN on 28 Jun 1905 in Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Rolla resided 7 in 1910 in Windham, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 8 in 1930 in Tunkhannock, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Flora Bell INMAN was born 1 in May 1884 in Pennsylvania, United States. She died 2 in 1918. She was buried 3 in Laceyville, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. Flora married 4 Rolla Othniel FARR on 28 Jun 1905 in Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Flora resided 5 in 1900 in North Branch & Windham Townships, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 6 in 1910 in Windham, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Lila Mae FARR was born on 1 Jul 1914. She died on 19 Apr 1999.

Corey U. GAREY was born 1 on 29 Jan 1868 in Jenningsville, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 2 on 27 Aug 1960 in Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 3 in Mehoopany, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. Corey married Lilla N FARR.

Corey resided 4 in 1880 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 5 in 1900 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 6 in 1910 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 7 in 1930 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Lilla N FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 19 Mar 1867 in Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 2 on 20 Sep 1938 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 3 in Mehoopany, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. Lilla married Corey U. GAREY.

Lilla resided 4 in 1880 in Windham, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 5 in 1900 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 6 in 1910 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 7 in 1920 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 8 in 1930 in Forkston, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

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