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


Merril Hollis FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 16 Apr 1827 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 22 Aug 1911 in Rochester, Racine, Wisconsin, United States. Merril married Stella L BROWN in 1857 in Rochester, Racine, Wisconsin, United States.

Other marriages:
STETSON, Mary Elizabeth

Stella L BROWN [scrapbook] was born 1 on 16 Sep 1839 in Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 1 Jan 1912 in Rochester, Racine, Wisconsin, United States. Stella married Merril Hollis FARR in 1857 in Rochester, Racine, Wisconsin, United States.

Stella resided 3 in 1900 in Rochester, Racine, Wisconsin, United States.


Eli Stone FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3, 4 on 15 Jul 1814 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 5 on 8 Oct 1890 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. Eli married 6 Mary Adeline PUTNAM on 26 Dec 1838 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Eli was also known as Eli L.. He resided 7, 8 at Age: 43 in 1860 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 9 in 1880 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Mary Adeline PUTNAM 1, 2 was born 3 on 28 Dec 1816 in Grafton, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 4 on 14 Dec 1902 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. Mary married 5 Eli Stone FARR on 26 Dec 1838 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Mary resided 6 in 1860 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 7 in 1880 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 8 in 1900 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Marriage Notes:

CENSUS: Name is listed as "Eben" but the rest of family is correct.

They had the following children.

  M i
Eli L FARR was born 1 in 1837 in Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 28 Jan 1840 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.
  M ii William Oscar FARR was born on 19 Nov 1840. He died on 2 Jan 1923.
  M iii Abraham "Abram" FARR was born on 2 May 1843. He died on 6 May 1913.
  M iv Creon Boles FARR was born on 22 Feb 1846. He died on 18 Aug 1912.
  M v
Eli Leroy FARR 1, 2 was born 3 on 8 Feb 1847 in Vermont, United States. He died 4 on 6 Jul 1895. He was buried 5 in 1895 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Eli was counted in a census 6 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 7 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 8 in 1860 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 9 in 1870 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 10 in 1875 in Corning, Steuben, New York, United States. He resided 11 in 1880 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Abram STEVENS was born 1 on 12 Oct 1811 in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States. Abram married 2 Lurancy FARR on 16 Jun 1833 in Windham, Vermont, United States.

Lurancy FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 17 Nov 1811 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 3 on 2 Sep 1848 in Windham, Vermont, United States. Lurancy married 4 Abram STEVENS on 16 Jun 1833 in Windham, Vermont, United States.


Rufus Clark FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 5 Aug 1823 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 4, 5 on 3 Oct 1902 in Hudson, St. Croix, Wisconsin, United States. He was buried 6, 7 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. Rufus married 8 Clarissa P STEVENS on 13 Nov 1851 in Middlebury, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Rufus resided 9 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 10 at StreetAddress: 4th Ave; Age: 60; Occupation: Landlord; Enumeration District: 130; Marital Status: Married; RelationTo Head: Self in 1880 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. He resided 11 at Street Address: Farwell St; Age: 76; Able To Speak English: No; Can Read: Yes; Can Write: Yes; Enumeration District: 0025; Years Married: 40; Marital Status: Married; RelationToHead: Father in 1900 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. His will was probated 12 on 21 Apr 1904 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States.

Other marriages:
THOMAS, Eleanor V

FARR Rufus Clark
Eau Claire Leader (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) - October 21, 1902
Rufus Clark Farr died on Sunday night, at the home of his son, Frank R. Farr, in this city of pneumonia.  The deceased had been in feeble health for the past year, but his last illness was brief.  The funeral will take place from the residence of F. R. Farr at 2 o'clock on Wednesday afternoon, the Rev. J. W. Frissell officiating, under Masonic auspices.  He was prominent in Masonry and was a Knight Templar.  Up to ten years ago, the deceased had been a man of more than ordinary activity and energy in business affairs.   Born at Windham, Vermont , Aug. 15, 1823, he went to Pennsylvania in 1839 and after engaging for some time in lumbering he entered the hotel business and continued therein for 39 years.  He came to Wisconsin in 1879... For the past eight years he has made his home in this city with his son, F. R. Farr.  The surviving members of the immediate family of the deceased are his widow, his two sons, Frank R. Farr, and Dr. John F. Farr of this city, and two brothers of the deceased reside in Burlington, Wis. and Webster City, Iowa, respectively.  In the death of Mr. Farr a worthy man has passed to his long rest; the community in which he had resided so many years prior to his demise loses a respected citizen and his family and friends one who was esteemed and beloved in all relations of life.     (Note:  there is a marker with this name but no dates  in the Hammond Cemetery.)

Clarissa P STEVENS was born 1 on 1 May 1823 in Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 11 Jul 1853 in Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 3 in Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. Clarissa married 4 Rufus Clark FARR on 13 Nov 1851 in Middlebury, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

On Thursday, the 13th instant, by the Rev. S. J. McCullough, Mr. Rufus Farr, of Windham, Vt., to Miss Clara P. Stevens, of Middlebury.  (Thursday, November 27, 1851, Tioga Eagle, Wellsboro, Tioga Co, Pa.)

BIRTH: Calculated from age at death.


Rufus Clark FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 5 Aug 1823 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 4, 5 on 3 Oct 1902 in Hudson, St. Croix, Wisconsin, United States. He was buried 6, 7 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. Rufus married 8 Eleanor V THOMAS on 1 Dec 1858 in Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Rufus resided 9 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 10 at StreetAddress: 4th Ave; Age: 60; Occupation: Landlord; Enumeration District: 130; Marital Status: Married; RelationTo Head: Self in 1880 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. He resided 11 at Street Address: Farwell St; Age: 76; Able To Speak English: No; Can Read: Yes; Can Write: Yes; Enumeration District: 0025; Years Married: 40; Marital Status: Married; RelationToHead: Father in 1900 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. His will was probated 12 on 21 Apr 1904 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States.

Other marriages:
STEVENS, Clarissa P

FARR Rufus Clark
Eau Claire Leader (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) - October 21, 1902
Rufus Clark Farr died on Sunday night, at the home of his son, Frank R. Farr, in this city of pneumonia.  The deceased had been in feeble health for the past year, but his last illness was brief.  The funeral will take place from the residence of F. R. Farr at 2 o'clock on Wednesday afternoon, the Rev. J. W. Frissell officiating, under Masonic auspices.  He was prominent in Masonry and was a Knight Templar.  Up to ten years ago, the deceased had been a man of more than ordinary activity and energy in business affairs.   Born at Windham, Vermont , Aug. 15, 1823, he went to Pennsylvania in 1839 and after engaging for some time in lumbering he entered the hotel business and continued therein for 39 years.  He came to Wisconsin in 1879... For the past eight years he has made his home in this city with his son, F. R. Farr.  The surviving members of the immediate family of the deceased are his widow, his two sons, Frank R. Farr, and Dr. John F. Farr of this city, and two brothers of the deceased reside in Burlington, Wis. and Webster City, Iowa, respectively.  In the death of Mr. Farr a worthy man has passed to his long rest; the community in which he had resided so many years prior to his demise loses a respected citizen and his family and friends one who was esteemed and beloved in all relations of life.     (Note:  there is a marker with this name but no dates  in the Hammond Cemetery.)

Eleanor V THOMAS [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 in Feb 1838 in Wales. She died 3 in 1918. She was buried 4 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. Eleanor married 5 Rufus Clark FARR on 1 Dec 1858 in Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Eleanor resided 6 in 1841 in Llanllawddog, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom. She resided in 1850 in Charleston, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 7 at Age: 23 in 1860 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 8 in 1880 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. She resided 9, 10 in 1900 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. She resided 11 in 1910 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States.

http://www.joycetice.com/clippings/wdem1858.htm">108-Dec M. Farr, Mr. Rufus Married--On the 1st inst., by Rev. E. B. Benedict, Mr. Rufus Farr of Wellsboro, to Miss Ellen A. Thomas, Of Charleston.1858 Wellsboro Weekly Democrat - Newspaper Abstracts

They had the following children.

  M i Frank Rufus FARR was born on 15 Nov 1860. He died on 23 May 1932.
  M ii John Frederick FARR was born on 15 Mar 1862. He died in 1929.
  F iii
Carrie FARR was born in 1863 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She died on 22 Jun 1863 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried in Middlebury, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

BURIAL: Inscription from Hammond Cemetery, Middlebury, Tioga, PA:Farr Carrie Jun. 22. 1863 d/o Rufus & Ellen

William Oscar FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 19 Nov 1840 in Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 2 Jan 1923 in Seahurst, King, Washington, United States. William married 4, 5 Anna Marrie GUERNSEY on 27 May 1873.

Anna Marrie GUERNSEY was born 1 on 16 Nov 1844 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 2 on 27 Jul 1908 in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. She was buried in Cremation. Anna married 3, 4 William Oscar FARR on 27 May 1873.

Anna resided 5 at Age: 5 in 1850 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 6 at StreetAddress: East Church; Age: 38; Occupation: Keeping House; EnumerationDistrict: 075; MaritalStatus: Married; RelationToHead: Wife in 1880 in Elmira, Chemung, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Rosa W FARR was born on 3 Mar 1874. She died on 10 Dec 1932 from Homocide, gunshot wound to the head.
  M ii William Elliott FARR was born on 24 Oct 1875. He died on 18 Sep 1952.
  M iii Marriot Guernsey FARR was born on 11 Dec 1881. He died on 3 Nov 1931.

Abraham "Abram" FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3 on 2 May 1843 in Vermont, United States. He died 4 on 6 May 1913 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried on 7 May 1913 in Evergreen Cemetery, Tioga, Tioga, Pennslyvania, United States. Abram married Jennie L TERWILLIGER 5, 6 in 1876 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Abram resided 7 in 1880 in Middlebury Township, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 8 in 1900 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 9 in 1910 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Jennie L TERWILLIGER 1, 2 was born 3 on 14 Sep 1851 in New York, United States. She died 4 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 5 in Evergreen Cemetery, Tioga, Tioga, Pennslyvania, United States. Jennie married Abraham FARR "Abram" 6, 7 in 1876 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Jennie resided 8 in 1880 in Middlebury, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 9 in 1900 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She resided 10 in 1910 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Helen D FARR was born in Aug 1879. She died in 1960.
  F ii Augusta St John FARR was born on 31 Aug 1876. She died on 28 May 1922.

Creon Boles FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3, 4 on 22 Feb 1846 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 5, 6 on 18 Aug 1912 in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 7 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. Creon married 8 Ella Amelia WELLINGTON 9 in Dec 1870 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Creon resided 10 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 11 in 1860 in Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 12 in 1900 in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He was baptized 13 on 15 Feb 1905 in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 14 in 1910 in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

Ella Amelia WELLINGTON [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 5 Feb 1851 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 3 on 5 Dec 1943 in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 4 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. Ella married 5 Creon Boles FARR 6, 7 in Dec 1870 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Lowell Wellington FARR 1 was born 2, 3 on 9 Mar 1872 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He died 4 on 29 Dec 1950. He was buried 5 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States.

Lowell was counted in a census 6 in 1880 in Tioga, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States. He resided 7 at Age: 38; MaritalStatus: Single; RelationToHead: Boarder in 1910 in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. He resided 8 at StreetAddress: East 39 Street; Age: 47; Occupation: Pay Clerk; AbleToSpeakEnglish: Yes; CanRead: Yes; CanWrite: Yes; EnumerationDistrict: 770; Industry: US Navy; IsEmployed: Wage or Salary; MaritalStatus: Single; RelationToHead: Lodger in 1920 in Manhattan Assembly District 10, New York, New York, United States. He resided 9 at Street Address: 525 Lexington Ave.; Electoral District: 45TH ELECTION DIST in 1924 in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States.
  M ii Quincy Wellington FARR was born on 27 Jul 1874. He died on 24 Mar 1921 from losing his footing while crossing between cars on a train.

Abel W FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born in Aug 1845 in Vermont, United States. He died 3, 4 on 8 May 1919 in Springboro, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. Abel married Caroline WICK about 1865 in Pennsylvania, United States.

Abel resided 5 in 1850 in Hinesburg, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He resided 6 in 1880 in Spring Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Other marriages:
HILL, Eunice L.

In the 1860 an 1870 US Census, he is living next door to his mother and step-father in law.

Caroline WICK [scrapbook] 1, 2, 3 was born 4 in Oct 1846 in Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States. She died 5 on 3 Oct 1903 in Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. She was buried 6 in 1903 in Springboro, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. Caroline married Abel W FARR 7, 8 about 1865 in Pennsylvania, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Willis J. FARR was born in Nov 1867. He died on 4 Sep 1939.
  M ii Norman Joseph FARR was born on 1 Jan 1879. He died on 22 Mar 1948.

Willis J. FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 in Nov 1867 in Pennsylvania, United States. He died 3 on 4 Sep 1939 in Springboro, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. Willis married 4 Sakie KENDALL on 4 Jul 1887 in Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Sakie KENDALL was born 1, 2 in Dec 1866 in Pennsylvania, United States. Sakie married 3 Willis J. FARR on 4 Jul 1887 in Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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