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


George Franklin BURNHAM 1 was born 2, 3 on 18 Jun 1835 in Hartland, Windsor, Vermont, United States. He died 4 on 30 Jan 1916 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. George married 5, 6 Helen E. FARR on 1 Nov 1875 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

George resided 7 in 1850 in Hartland, Windsor, Vermont, United States. He resided in 1880 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided in 1900 in Chesterfield Town, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided in 1910 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Helen E. FARR [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born 4, 5 on 10 Jan 1852 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 6 on 11 Aug 1924. Helen married 7, 8 George Franklin BURNHAM on 1 Nov 1875 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Helen resided 9 in 1860 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 10 in 1880 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 11 in 1900 in Chesterfield Town, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 12 in 1910 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.


Fanny May PRENTICE was born on 12 May 1855 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 1 on 31 Dec 1942 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. Fanny married 2 Sidney Henry FARR on 16 Feb 1887 in Vermont, United States.

Fanny resided 3 in 1860 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 4 in 1880 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 5, 6 in 1900 in ED 245 Brattleboro retreat, Windham, Vermont, United States. She resided 7 in 1910 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. She resided 8 in 1920 in Windham, Vermont, United States.

Sidney Henry FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 12 Feb 1862 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 3, 4 on 20 Nov 1936 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. Sidney married 5 Fanny May PRENTICE on 16 Feb 1887 in Vermont, United States.

Sidney resided 6 in 1870 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 7 in 1900 in ED 245 Brattleboro retreat, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 8 in 1910 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 9 in 1920 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States.


Winfield Gordon FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 2 Jun 1881 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 29 Nov 1951 in New Hampshire, United States. He was buried 4 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Winfield married 5 Edna Sarah AMIDON on 26 Nov 1902 in West Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Winfield resided 6 in 1900 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 7 in 1910 in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 8 in 1920 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Edna Sarah AMIDON [Parents] was born 1 on 18 Jul 1884 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 14 Nov 1965. She was buried 3 in 1965 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Edna married 4 Winfield Gordon FARR on 26 Nov 1902 in West Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Edna resided 5 in 1900 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 6 in 1910 in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States. She resided 7 in 1920 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 8 in 1930 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

BIRTH: Possibly Hartford, CT.

They had the following children.

  M i Clarence Winfield FARR was born on 6 Nov 1909. He died on 16 Jun 2006.
  F ii Dorothy Edna FARR.

Lorenzo Squire AMIDON was born 1, 2 on 30 Dec 1858 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He died 3 on 7 Aug 1931 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was buried 4 in 1931 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Lorenzo married 5, 6 Aurora Janet FARR "Amma" 7, 8 on 7 Nov 1882 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Lorenzo resided 9 in 1860 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 10 in 1880 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 11 in 1910 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 12 in 1920 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 13 in 1930 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Aurora Janet "Amma" FARR [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3, 4 on 16 Sep 1863 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 5 on 26 Feb 1949 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Amma married 6, 7 Lorenzo Squire AMIDON on 7 Nov 1882 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Amma resided 8 in 1870 in Newark, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. She resided 9, 10 on 3 Jun 1880 in Newark, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. She resided 11 in 1910 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 12 in 1920 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 13 in 1930 in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Edna Sarah AMIDON was born on 18 Jul 1884. She died on 14 Nov 1965.

Jonathan Hadley FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1, 2, 3 on 15 Aug 1776 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 18 May 1848 in Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States. He was buried 5 in 1848 in North Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Jonathan married Rebeckah WALTON on 6 Oct 1801 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
They were farming in Lempster, New Hampshire in 1810 with their three daughters and one son. Brother Nathan Farr lived not far from them at the time. In 1820, they were living in Sharon, Vermont. Their neighbors in Sharon were Rodolphus Brown, Amos Hatch, Roswell Huntington and John Chambers. When the 1840 census, Jonathan and Rebecca lived in Williamstown (Orange Co) Vt. Jonathan Farr Sr., husband of Rebecca, d. in Thetford, Vt., 18 May, 1848 (age 71). He is buried in Pleasant Ridge cemetery on Route 5 in North Thetford. Rebecca was 71 years old in 1850, and living in Rochester, Vermont with her daughter Rebecca and Rev. Manson. She probably died there a couple of years later, as they moved to Iowa in before 1870.

Rebeckah WALTON was born 1, 2 on 2 Dec 1778 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3, 4 on 28 May 1853 in Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States. She was buried 5 in North Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Rebeckah married Jonathan Hadley FARR on 6 Oct 1801 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

Rebeckah resided 6, 7 in 1850 in Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Philena FARR was born 1, 2 on 30 Jun 1802 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

Philena resided 3 in 1850 in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.
  F ii
Elizabeth FARR was born 1 on 30 Mar 1804 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 28 Sep 1805 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.
  M iii Jonathan FARR Jr. was born on 11 Jan 1806. He died on 19 Feb 1893.
  F iv Rebecca FARR was born on 4 Feb 1808. She died on 26 Apr 1886.
  F v Elizabeth Walton FARR was born on 9 Nov 1809. She died on 10 Dec 1871.
  F vi Eunice FARR was born on 5 Aug 1811. She died on 9 Sep 1876.
  M vii Asa Walton FARR was born on 28 Feb 1821. He died on 6 Oct 1863.

Nathan R FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 15 Feb 1780 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 18 Oct 1873 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. He was buried 3 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Nathan married 4 Mary BARNEY "Polly" on 20 Feb 1808 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

Nathan resided 5 in 1860 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:

In 1810, they were farming in Lempster. They lived next in Goshen. In 1820, they were living in Marlow with two sons and two daughters. Neighbors were Peter Fox, Lydia Gustin, and Beuthel and Ebenezer Fairley.  Nathan's name appeared on the voter checklist of Marlow as early as Oct., 1836. In 1850, Nathan and Polly were living in Marlow, NH with their son Rev. Eleazer Farr. In 1860, Nathan was living with his grandson and wife, Oren and Ellen Farr in Goshen.

Polly d. in Goshen, NH 19 Dec., 1859 (age 70). Nathan d. in Marlow, 18 Oct., 1873 (age 93). They are buried in the Goshen, NH cemetery on Route 10.

RESIDENCE: In the household of his grandson Oren E. Farr.

Mary "Polly" BARNEY was born 1, 2 on 15 Jan 1789 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. She died 3 on 19 Dec 1859 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. She was buried 4 in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. Polly married 5 Nathan R FARR on 20 Feb 1808 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Levi Barney FARR was born on 13 Feb 1810. He died on 27 Dec 1896.
  M ii Rev. Eleazer D. FARR was born on 20 Jun 1816. He died on 14 Mar 1899.
  F iii Mary Lurinda FARR was born in 1831. She died on 27 Jan 1871.

Rufus King FARR Sr. [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 15 Feb 1782 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. He died 4 on 7 May 1858 in Windham, Vermont, United States. Rufus married 5, 6 Polly SAWTELLE on 26 May 1808 in Rindge, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Polly SAWTELLE [scrapbook] was born 1 on 26 Jul 1785 in Rindge, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 21 Aug 1859 in Erie, New York, United States. She was buried 3 in Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States. Polly married 4, 5 Rufus King FARR Sr. on 26 May 1808 in Rindge, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Polly was also known as Molly. She resided 6 in 1850 in Amherst, Erie, New York, United States. She resided 7 in 1855 in E.D. 1, Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Rinaldo FARR was born in 1810. He died on 7 Mar 1865 from of Pulmonary Consumption.
  F ii Polly FARR was born in 1813. She died on 17 Dec 1902.
  M iii Rufus King FARR Jr. was born in 1816. He died in Apr 1870.
  M iv Jabez S. FARR was born on 17 Jun 1816. He died on 22 Mar 1902.

Jonathan FARR Jr. [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 11 Jan 1806 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. He died 2 on 19 Feb 1893 in Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States. He was buried 3 in North Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Jonathan married 4 Abigail Jane HALL on 3 Apr 1836 in Cabot, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Jonathan resided 5 in 1880 in Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
In 1840, they were living in Williamstown in Orange County. When the 1850 census was taken Jonathan and family lived in Burlington, Vt. He was employed there as a teamster, and they rented a house. We find them next living on Theftord Hill in the Timothy Clary House, built for Mr. Clary in 1852. It was shown on historical maps as belong to the Farr family from 1858-1877. This house was valued at $2,200 in 1860. Jonathan was a peddler for quite a few years, having his own wagon filled with utensils and goods, and traveled throughout Orange County, Vermont selling them. By 1880, he was selling stoneware, with his son Edward serving as a salesman for this enterprise.

Abigail Jane HALL was born 1 on 19 Sep 1807 in Cabot, Washington, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 9 Apr 1891 in Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States. She was buried 3 in 1891 in North Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States. Abigail married 4 Jonathan FARR Jr. on 3 Apr 1836 in Cabot, Washington, Vermont, United States.

Abigail resided 5 in 1880 in Thetford, Orange, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
FARR [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1837 in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 27 Jun 1837 in Burlington, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. He was buried 3 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.
  F ii Isabelle Graham FARR was born on 20 Apr 1839. She died on 17 Mar 1873.
  F iii Julia FARR was born on 1 Nov 1840. She died on 27 Jun 1916.
  M iv Col. Edward P. FARR was born in 1844. He was buried in 1923.
  M v
Myron Winslow FARR [scrapbook] was born 1, 2 on 27 Jun 1845 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 3, 4 on 3 Feb 1846 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States. He was buried 5 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Reverend Albert MANSON was born 1, 2 on 25 Nov 1803 in St. Armand, Missisquoi, Quebec, Canada. He died 3 on 24 Sep 1888. He was buried 4 in 1888 in Marion, Linn, Iowa, United States. Albert married Rebecca FARR on 27 Apr 1834 in Williston, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Albert resided 5 in 1850 in Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States. He resided 6 in 1860 in Marion, Marion Township, Linn, Iowa, United States. He resided 7 in 1870 in Cono Township, Buchanan, Iowa, United States.

Rebecca FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2, 3 on 4 Feb 1808 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. She died 4 on 26 Apr 1886 in Marion, Linn, Iowa, United States. Rebecca married Reverend Albert MANSON on 27 Apr 1834 in Williston, Chittenden, Vermont, United States.

Rebecca resided 5 in 1850 in Rochester, Windsor, Vermont, United States. She resided 6 in 1860 in Marion, Marion Township, Linn, Iowa, United States. She resided 7 in 1870 in Cono Township, Buchanan, Iowa, United States.

From the research of Lindar Farr Welch:
She m. in Williston, Vt., 27 April, 1834, Reverend Albert Manson (b. St. Armand, Lower Canada, 25 Nov., 1803). He graduated from Gilmanton Theological Seminary. He was a practicing lawyer before he became a Congregational Clergyman. He was ordained in Bennington, NH, 2 Nov., 1841. They were living in Rochester, Vermont when the 1850 census was taken with two children (Eliza Juliette (age 25), and Timothy Dwight (age 7). The family moved later to Iowa, and in 1871 were living in the town of Quasqueton.


Robins DINSMORE was born 1 on 14 Jan 1805 in New Hampshire. He died 2, 3 on 28 May 1887 in Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. He was buried 4 in 1887 in Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire, United States. Robins married 5 Elizabeth Walton FARR on 9 Apr 1845 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Robins resided 6 at occupation "lawyer" in 1850 in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts. He resided 7 at occupation "editor" in 1860 in Ward No 4 In Lowell, Middlesex_code, Massachusetts, United States. He resided 8 in 1870 in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Elizabeth Walton FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 9 Nov 1809 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 10 Dec 1871 in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Elizabeth married 3 Robins DINSMORE on 9 Apr 1845 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States.

Elizabeth resided 4 in 1850 in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. She resided 5 in 1860 in Ward No 4 In Lowell, Middlesex_code, Massachusetts, United States. She resided 6 in 1870 in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

From the research of Linda Farr Welch:
She m. in Williamstown, Vt., 9 April, 1845, Robbins Dinsmore. He was an attorney and editor of the Lowell newspaper. They lived in Lowell, Mass. They had one son, Franklin Francis H. Dinsmore (b. Lowell, 22 Dec., 1847 - d. Adamsville, Ohio, 27 Dec., 1925). Elizabeth d. in Lowell, Mass., 10 Dec., 1871 (age 62).

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