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


Andrew Anderson HASTINGS was born 1, 2 on 29 Oct 1773 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Andrew married 3, 4, 5 Rhoda FARR on 19 Aug 1795 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Rhoda FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 14 Sep 1775 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, British Colonial America. She died 3 on 18 Oct 1836 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She was buried 4 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Rhoda married 5, 6, 7 Andrew Anderson HASTINGS on 19 Aug 1795 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Rhoda committed suicide by drowning herself in the well near her father's residence on 18 Oct 1836.


Joshua TYLER was born 1, 2, 3 on 16 Aug 1781 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 19 Mar 1858 in Clara, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States. He was buried 5 in Mar 1858 in Clara, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States. Joshua married 6 Lydia FARR on 2 Oct 1803 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Joshua resided 7 in 1850 in Clara, Potter, Pennsylvania, United States.

Lydia FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 28 Jan 1783 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 13 Jan 1805 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Lydia married 4 Joshua TYLER on 2 Oct 1803 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Amos FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 21 Jun 1785 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 4 Apr 1862 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Amos married Deborah Mercy COBLEIGH on 23 Sep 1804 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Amos resided 5 in 1810 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 6 in 1860 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
POWERS, Abigail

RESIDENCE: Amos is listed with his father as head in the same household.

Deborah Mercy COBLEIGH. Deborah married Amos FARR on 23 Sep 1804 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

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Abner FARR was born 1 in 1805 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Abner went to the southern part of the U.S. and never returned.

Amos FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 21 Jun 1785 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 4 Apr 1862 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Amos married 5, 6 Abigail POWERS on 7 Sep 1806 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Amos resided 7 in 1810 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 8 in 1860 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Other marriages:
COBLEIGH, Deborah Mercy

RESIDENCE: Amos is listed with his father as head in the same household.

Abigail POWERS was born 1 on 2 Feb 1787 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 17 Sep 1870 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Abigail married 3, 4 Amos FARR on 7 Sep 1806 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Abigail was counted in a census 5 in 1860 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Worcester FARR was born on 31 Dec 1806. He died on 14 May 1881 from caused by a fall.
  F ii Marcia C. FARR was born on 14 Feb 1809. She died on 7 May 1909.
  M iii Lyman P. FARR was born on 18 Aug 1811. He died on 13 Jul 1879.

Ebenezer SAFFORD was born 1, 2 on 2 Oct 1787 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 29 Dec 1870 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Ebenezer married 4, 5 Dolly FARR 6 on 16 Aug 1809 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

EBNEZER JR., born October 2, 1787 married Dolly, daughter of William Farr in 1809 who bore him six children--Mary T., Norman E., Lydia P., Watson, Oliver H. and Otis. Watson, born February 24, 1819 married Catharine, daughter of ELijah Hildreth September 27, 1843 who bore him five children--Leavitt W., born Nov 10, 1844; Ellon A, born March 19, 1849, married Mary R dau of William Holman on February 14, 1871; Charles H. born June 25, 1854; Frank L., born July 27, 1857; and Eddie A., born December 28, 1861.

Dolly FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 about 1793 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 on 18 May 1852 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She was buried 4 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Dolly married 5, 6 Ebenezer SAFFORD on 16 Aug 1809 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Otis FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 15 May 1798 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died in 1822/1823 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Otis married 4 Lucinda LATHAM on 10 Apr 1820 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Lucinda LATHAM was born 1, 2 on 22 Aug 1795 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Lucinda married 3 Otis FARR on 10 Apr 1820 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Washington J. FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 17 Sep 1778 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died in Apr 1825 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Washington married 4, 5, 6 Mary HASTINGS on 16 Nov 1797 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Washington resided 7 in 1800 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 8 in 1810 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 9 in 1820 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. His will was probated 10 on 12 May 1825 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. His will was probated on 12 May 1825 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

The number of children, the general age and the sex of the children seem to be supported just fine with the 1800, 1810 and the 1820 census' of Chesterfield NH.

Mary HASTINGS 1 was born 2 on 10 Nov 1779 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 on 31 Mar 1831 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Mary married 4, 5, 6 Washington J. FARR on 16 Nov 1797 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

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Wesley FARR was born 1 about 1797 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Went to sea and never returned.
  F ii Elizabeth "Betsey" FARR was born in 1798. She died on 8 May 1834.
  F iii Rhoda FARR was born in 1801. She died on 17 Nov 1887.
  M iv Dr. George W. FARR was born on 10 Feb 1804. He died on 8 Jul 1882.
  F v Lydia FARR was born on 23 May 1808. She died on 20 Apr 1885.
  F vi Mary A. FARR was born in 1811. She died on 13 Mar 1868.
  M vii William T. FARR was born on 15 Apr 1813. He died on 23 Sep 1869.

Herman SHEPARD was born on 3 Nov 1790 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He died 1 on 31 Jul 1874 in Lawrenceville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. He was buried 2 in Lawrenceville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. Herman married 3 Lucy W. FARR in 1858.

Herman resided 4 in 1850 in Lawrence, Saint Lawrence, New York, United States. He resided 5 in 1870 in Lawrence, Saint Lawrence, New York, United States.

Lucy W. FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 2 Dec 1799 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 9 Dec 1881 in Lawrenceville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. She was buried 3 in Lawrenceville, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. Lucy married 4 Herman SHEPARD in 1858.

Lucy resided 5 in 1860 in Lawrence, Saint Lawrence, New York, United States. She resided 6 in 1870 in Lawrence, Saint Lawrence, New York, United States. She resided 7 in 1880 in Lawrence, Saint Lawrence, New York, United States.


Ralston A. FARR [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born 5 in 1802 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 6 in 1874 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. Ralston married Mary E. CORNISH about 1850 in New York, United States.

Ralston resided 7 in 1850 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. He resided 8 in 1870 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States.

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RESIDENCE: Ralston A. Head 69, Mary C. Keeping House 38 b. Eng., Ralston A., 19 Carpenter, Fredd 17.

Mary E. CORNISH [Parents] 1 was born 2 in 1832 in England, United Kingdom. Mary married Ralston A. FARR about 1850 in New York, United States.

Mary resided 3, 4 in 1850 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. She resided 5 in 1870 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. She resided 6, 7 in 1875 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

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Ralston A. FARR Jr. [scrapbook] was born 1 about 1851 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States.

Ralston resided 2 in 1870 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. He resided 3 in 1875 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States.



From The Buffalo Evening Post 1 Jun 1875:
Assault With a Deadly Weapon

Yesterday afternoon a young man named William Lahey, while in a state of intoxication, fired a revolver at an employee of the brewery corner of Mohawk and Morgan streets. His action was observed by Ralston A. Farr, who immediately disarmed him, and expressed a willingness to let the miscreant go if he would take his departure for home. Lahey refused, and drawing a knife, was about to assault Farr, when that individual immediately deprived him of the weapon. An American District Telegraph Messenger, was dispatched for an officer. Patrolman Moran of the Third precinct took Lahey into custody and this morning the acussed was held for trial in the Police Court on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon.
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Fred FARR was born 1 about 1853 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States.

Fred resided 2 in 1870 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. He resided 3 in 1875 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. He resided 4 in 1880 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States.

Galusha ALVERSON was born about 1811. He died in 1873 in Cherry Valley, Winnebago, Illinois, United States. Galusha married 1 Ellen H. FARR in 1838.

Galusha resided 2 in 1850 in Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. He resided 3 in 1860 in Rockford City, Winnebago, Illinois, United States. He resided 4 in 1870 in Illinois, United States.

Ellen H. FARR [Parents] was born 1 in 1813 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 in 1874 in Illinois, United States. Ellen married 3 Galusha ALVERSON in 1838.

Ellen resided 4 in 1850 in Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. She resided 5 in 1860 in Rockford City, Winnebago, Illinois, United States. She resided 6 in 1870 in Illinois, United States.

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