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


Dr. Edwin Jacob FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 24 Aug 1832 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. He died 2 on 10 Jul 1914 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. He was buried in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. Edwin married 3 Emily Louisa SAWYER on 29 Jan 1855 in Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

Edwin resided 4, 5 in 1850 in Corinth, Orange, Vermont, United States. He had a will 6 on 25 Oct 1907 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. He resided 7 in 1910 in Eau Claire Ward 5, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States.

Edwin J. Farr, M. D., came to Kenosha in 1855, and the following year removed to Prairie du Sac, Sauk county, and in 1857 to Mauston, Juneau county, and in 1869 to Eau Claire.  He was born at Corinth, Orange county, Vermont, August 24, 1832.  He was educated at Castleton Medical College and graduated in 1851, and practiced at white River Junction, Vermont, until he came to Wisconsin.  He was assistant surgeon of the Second Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry for five months, and with Thirtieth Wisconsin Regiment for nearly three years.  He was post surgeon at Ft. Sully from July, 1863, to October, 1864, and had charge of the prison hospital at Louisville from January to August, 1865.

Dr. Farr was mayor of the city of Eau Claire and railroad surgeon for the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha and the Wisconsin & Minnesota Railway Companies.  He was a member of the A. F. & A. M. (Grand High Priest and Grand Master), I. O. O. F. and A. O. U. W.  He was married at White River Junction in January, 1855, to Emily L. Sawyer.  They had two children, twins:  Ewin B. and Emily B., born August 14, 1867.  Dr. Farr died July 10, 1914.

-Transcribed from the "History of Eau Claire County Wisconsin, 1914," page 318

Emily Louisa SAWYER was born on 2 Jan 1831 in Stockbridge, Windsor, Vermont, United States. She died on 27 Jun 1916 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. Emily married 1 Dr. Edwin Jacob FARR on 29 Jan 1855 in Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

Emily resided 2 in 1910 in Eau Claire Ward 5, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States. She had a will 3 on 18 May 1916 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Edwin Bartlett FARR was born on 14 Aug 1867. He died on 15 Jan 1930.
  F ii Emily Belle FARR was born on 14 Aug 1867. She died on 24 Sep 1923.
  M iii
FARR was born about 1861 in Mauston, Juneau, Wisconsin, United States. He died about 1861 in Mauston, Juneau, Wisconsin, United States.

Eliab FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 16 Jun 1777 in Cummington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 6 Sep 1865 in Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. Eliab married Hannah GARDNER in Aug 1797 in of Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

Eliab was also known as Eliel Farr. He was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. He was counted in a census 3 in 1860 in Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

Mentioned in his brother Levi's will.

CENSUS: In the household or Aurelius Farr.

CENSUS: In the household or Aurelius Farr.

Hannah GARDNER was born on 26 Apr 1769 in Bozrah, New London, Connecticut, United States. She died 1 on 3 Apr 1842 in Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. Hannah married Eliab FARR in Aug 1797 in of Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Aurelius FARR was born on 18 Sep 1798. He died on 11 Dec 1862.
  M ii Eliel G. FARR was born about 1802. He died in 1876.
  M iii Algernon S. FARR was born on 10 Mar 1805. He died on 17 Mar 1893.
  F iv
Jane Brown FARR was born about 1810 in of Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

Not proven.
  M v
Joseph FARR was born about 1800 in of Rockport, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

Not proven.

Ernest Alvah WITT was born 1, 2, 3 on 25 Feb 1897 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. He died 4 on 18 Dec 1948 in East Lansdowne, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States. Ernest married 5 Minerva Adella FARR on 9 Nov 1923 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Ernest resided 6 in 1900 in Springfield city Ward 8, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. He resided 7 in 1920 in Springfield Ward 6, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. He resided 9 in 1940 in Upper Darby Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States.

Other marriages:
PHILLIP, Althea
MORROW, Lillian M

Minerva Adella FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 7 Jun 1905 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died in 1948 in Vermont, United States. Minerva married 2 Ernest Alvah WITT on 9 Nov 1923 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Minerva resided 3 in 1910 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 4 in 1920 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. She resided 5 in 1930 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Last name is Witt in the 1930 Census.


Louis Norman FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 4 Jul 1902 in Vermont, United States. He died 3, 4 on 1 Aug 1964 in New York, United States. Louis married Emma Elvira HELLSTROM after 1930.

Louis resided 5, 6 in 1910 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 7, 8 in 1920 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. He resided 9, 10 in 1930 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
WOODWARD, Pearl Irene

Believed to have been adopted.

Emma Elvira HELLSTROM [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 15 Mar 1899 in Lysvik, Värmlands Län, Sweden. She died 4 on 9 Aug 2001 in Marathon, Cortland, New York, United States. Emma married Louis Norman FARR after 1930.

They had the following children.

  M i Norman Evan FARR was born on 8 Dec 1936. He died on 1 Apr 2010 from of stomach cancer.
  M ii Wayne B. FARR.

Louis Norman FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 4 Jul 1902 in Vermont, United States. He died 3, 4 on 1 Aug 1964 in New York, United States. Louis married 5 Pearl Irene WOODWARD on 17 Apr 1926 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Louis resided 6, 7 in 1910 in Westmoreland, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 8, 9 in 1920 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. He resided 10, 11 in 1930 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
HELLSTROM, Emma Elvira

Believed to have been adopted.

Pearl Irene WOODWARD was born on 23 Apr 1904 in Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. She died on 14 Jan 1999 in Torrington, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. She was buried in 1999 in Arms Cemetery, Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. Pearl married 1 Louis Norman FARR on 17 Apr 1926 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i
Beverly Joyce FARR was born on 28 Jun 1928 in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. She died on 21 Sep 2012 in Wheaton, DuPage, Illinois, United States. She was buried in 2012 in Arms Cemetery, Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

Wayne B. FARR [Parents].

Roberta.


Norman Evan FARR [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 8 Dec 1936 in Cortland, New York, United States. He died 3 on 1 Apr 2010 in Deltona, Volusia, Florida, United States from of stomach cancer. Norman married Barbara Ann BECKER.

Barbara Ann BECKER.

They had the following children.

  F i Laurie Ann FARR.
  F ii Karen Ann FARR.
  M iii David Evan FARR.
  M iv William Norman FARR.

David Evan FARR [Parents].

Annie HEWITT.


Carroll Winfield CHASE was born about 1868 in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States. Carroll married 1 Lucy FARR on 27 Aug 1884 in Alton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States.

Carroll resided 2 in 1900 in Dover city Ward 1, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States.

Lucy FARR [Parents] was born 1 in 1865 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Lucy married 2 Carroll Winfield CHASE on 27 Aug 1884 in Alton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States. There were other parents.

Lucy was also known as Lucy Farr. She resided 3 in 1880 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. She resided 4 in 1900 in Dover city Ward 1, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States.


Sherman Sylvor SMITH was born on 29 Feb 1864 in Birmingham, Van Buren, Iowa, United States. He died in 1931. He was buried on 8 Feb 1931 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. Sherman married 1 Minnie WOODMANSEE on 9 Nov 1900 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Minnie WOODMANSEE was born on 27 Jul 1865 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She died on 9 Jun 1935 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. She was buried on 13 Jun 1935 in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States. Minnie married 1 Sherman Sylvor SMITH on 9 Nov 1900 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Minnie was counted in a census 2 in 1880 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. She was counted in a census 3 in 1900 in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

Other marriages:
FARR, Lorenzo Erickson

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