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


Raygnolde LOVELL. Raygnolde married Thomasen TILDEN.

Thomasen TILDEN [Parents] 1 was born in 1552 in Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. Thomasen married Raygnolde LOVELL.

Mentioned in her father's will.


Thomas TILDEN [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born in 1551 in Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He was buried 2 on 6 Jun 1617 in Wye, Kent, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married 3 Ellen Hubbarde EVERNDEN on 13 Nov 1593 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Other marriages:
BIGGE, Alice (Alyce)

Mentioned in his father's will.

The Will of Thomas Tylden of the parish of Wye in the County of Kent, 14 March 1616-17. To the poor of Wye 20s. 5 pounds to be distributed among the poor ministers. I make my son Joseph Tilden my executor and give him all that debt due me from James Thetcher of Willingdon I the County of Sussex. My wife Alyce shall have the use of all my household stuff and moveable goods during her life, with liberty to dispose of them to all or any of my children during her life and at her death to dispose of them that remain to such of my children as shall be living and not elsewhere. To my son Thomas Tylden 5 pounds.
My will concerning the disposition of all my lands, tenements and hereditaments in the Counties of Sussex and Kent or elsewhere within the Realm of England is as follows: “First my will & meaning is that Nathaniell my sonne his heyres & Assignes shall for ever holde and enioye o peece of fresh marshe land lyinge in the parish of East Guyldeford in the Countye of Sussex called by the name of Cowelees contayneinge by estymation xxx acres accordinge to one deede of feafment thereof by me made to the use of the said Nathaniell Itm I doe will giue and bequeath to the said Nathaniell my sonne & to his heyres forever one peice of fresh mersh land with the appurtenances called or knowne by the name of the Gyve acres lyinge & beinge in the aforesaid Parish of East Guyldeford together with a sufficeint carrying way to carrye driue goe to & for him his heyres & Assignes through one peece of land called the upper peece of the lesser Spanyards lyinge in Guyldfford aforesaid.” To my sons Joseph and Hopestill Tilden their heirs and assigns forever the aforesaid piece of land called the upper piece of the lesser Spanyards containing twenty acres. To sone Freegift Tilden and his heirs forever, if he live to the age of one and twenty years, a piece of fresh mersh land in East Guyldford containing fifteen acres known by the name of the nether piece of the lesser Spanyards and abutting upon Cowe lees aforesaid toward the south, with right of way to said land through the land called the upper piece of the lesser Spanyards bequeathed to son Nathaniel. If Freegift die before the age of one and twenty years, reversion to sons Nathaniel and Hopestill and their heirs forever. During the minority of Freegift 10 pounds a year to be paid to wife Alice toward her jointure of 20 pounds made by me to her during her life, the other 10 pounds of the said 20 pounds to be paid out of the lands bequeathed to sons Joseph and Hopestill. To son Freegift at the age of one and twenty years my messuage with the barn and other buildings, orchard, garden and seven pieces of land containing seventeen acres now in the occupation of the widow Gylbert, lying in the parish of Cranbrook upon the den of Omenden. If he die before said age, reversion to son Joseph and his heirs. Wife Alyce to receive the profits of all Freegift’s land during his minority and use them to see him brought up to learning, and if she die, son Joseph to receive them for that purpose, allowing to Freegift sufficient maintenance and yielding an account to him when he accomplishes his age of one and twenty years.  Thomas Tilden. Witnesses: Suretonhie Nicholes, Robert Hall, and Willyam Avsten. Proved 20 June 1617 by Joseph Tilden, son and executor named in the will. (The will was contested 23 September 1617, the widow Alice Tilden and sons Nathniel Tilden of Tenterden, Hopestill Tilden of the town of Sandwich, and Thomas Tilden and Freegift Tilden of Wye bringing suit agains the Executor Joseph Tilden. 27 March 1618 sentence was given for the confirmation of the will, the judgement being that the testator was sane at the time the will was made. (Consistory Court of Canterbury, Original will, bundle for 1617.) (English Origins of New England Families, publised by NEGHS)

Ellen Hubbarde EVERNDEN. Ellen married 1 Thomas TILDEN on 13 Nov 1593 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.


Thomas TILDEN [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born in 1551 in Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He was buried 2 on 6 Jun 1617 in Wye, Kent, England, United Kingdom. Thomas married 3, 4 Alice (Alyce) BIGGE 5 on 10 Mar 1576 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Other marriages:
EVERNDEN, Ellen Hubbarde

Mentioned in his father's will.

The Will of Thomas Tylden of the parish of Wye in the County of Kent, 14 March 1616-17. To the poor of Wye 20s. 5 pounds to be distributed among the poor ministers. I make my son Joseph Tilden my executor and give him all that debt due me from James Thetcher of Willingdon I the County of Sussex. My wife Alyce shall have the use of all my household stuff and moveable goods during her life, with liberty to dispose of them to all or any of my children during her life and at her death to dispose of them that remain to such of my children as shall be living and not elsewhere. To my son Thomas Tylden 5 pounds.
My will concerning the disposition of all my lands, tenements and hereditaments in the Counties of Sussex and Kent or elsewhere within the Realm of England is as follows: “First my will & meaning is that Nathaniell my sonne his heyres & Assignes shall for ever holde and enioye o peece of fresh marshe land lyinge in the parish of East Guyldeford in the Countye of Sussex called by the name of Cowelees contayneinge by estymation xxx acres accordinge to one deede of feafment thereof by me made to the use of the said Nathaniell Itm I doe will giue and bequeath to the said Nathaniell my sonne & to his heyres forever one peice of fresh mersh land with the appurtenances called or knowne by the name of the Gyve acres lyinge & beinge in the aforesaid Parish of East Guyldeford together with a sufficeint carrying way to carrye driue goe to & for him his heyres & Assignes through one peece of land called the upper peece of the lesser Spanyards lyinge in Guyldfford aforesaid.” To my sons Joseph and Hopestill Tilden their heirs and assigns forever the aforesaid piece of land called the upper piece of the lesser Spanyards containing twenty acres. To sone Freegift Tilden and his heirs forever, if he live to the age of one and twenty years, a piece of fresh mersh land in East Guyldford containing fifteen acres known by the name of the nether piece of the lesser Spanyards and abutting upon Cowe lees aforesaid toward the south, with right of way to said land through the land called the upper piece of the lesser Spanyards bequeathed to son Nathaniel. If Freegift die before the age of one and twenty years, reversion to sons Nathaniel and Hopestill and their heirs forever. During the minority of Freegift 10 pounds a year to be paid to wife Alice toward her jointure of 20 pounds made by me to her during her life, the other 10 pounds of the said 20 pounds to be paid out of the lands bequeathed to sons Joseph and Hopestill. To son Freegift at the age of one and twenty years my messuage with the barn and other buildings, orchard, garden and seven pieces of land containing seventeen acres now in the occupation of the widow Gylbert, lying in the parish of Cranbrook upon the den of Omenden. If he die before said age, reversion to son Joseph and his heirs. Wife Alyce to receive the profits of all Freegift’s land during his minority and use them to see him brought up to learning, and if she die, son Joseph to receive them for that purpose, allowing to Freegift sufficient maintenance and yielding an account to him when he accomplishes his age of one and twenty years.  Thomas Tilden. Witnesses: Suretonhie Nicholes, Robert Hall, and Willyam Avsten. Proved 20 June 1617 by Joseph Tilden, son and executor named in the will. (The will was contested 23 September 1617, the widow Alice Tilden and sons Nathniel Tilden of Tenterden, Hopestill Tilden of the town of Sandwich, and Thomas Tilden and Freegift Tilden of Wye bringing suit agains the Executor Joseph Tilden. 27 March 1618 sentence was given for the confirmation of the will, the judgement being that the testator was sane at the time the will was made. (Consistory Court of Canterbury, Original will, bundle for 1617.) (English Origins of New England Families, publised by NEGHS)

Alice (Alyce) BIGGE [scrapbook] 1 was christened about 1552 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 2 on 13 May 1593 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. Alice married 3, 4 Thomas TILDEN 5 on 10 Mar 1576 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Mentioned in her father's will.


John W. FARR IV [Parents].

Evis ODOM.


Clarence Winfield FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 6 Nov 1909 in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 3 on 16 Jun 2006 in Manchester, Bennington, Vermont, United States. He was buried 4 in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Clarence married 5 Aline Helen CUTTER on 27 Dec 1932 in Monroe, New York, United States.

Clarence resided 6 in 1910 in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 7, 8 in 1920 in Keene Ward 2, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 9, 10 in 1930 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

NEW HAMPSHIRE SUNDAY NEWS (MANCHESTER, NH) | 18 JUNE 2006Clarence W. Farr
MANCHESTER -- Clarence Winfield Farr, 96, died on June 16, 2006, at Harborside/Northwood Nursing Home in Bedford.
He moved to Manchester in 1994 after living in Greenfield, Nashua, and Reeds Ferry.
Mr. Farr was born Nov. 6, 1909, in Bellows Falls, Vt., the son of Edna (Amidon) and Winfield G. Farr. He was a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Class of 1932. He was an engineer, retiring from Mitre Corporation, and worked also as Lincoln Labs, Dewey & Almy in Delaware, and DuPont.
After his retirement, he worked in real estate in Hollis from 1971 to 1985. He was a member of the Institute of Electrical Engineers, the Waltham Radio Club, and co-founder of Fish Hook Net, a ham radio club.
His wife, Aline (Cutter) Farr, and a son, Richard S. Farr, predeceased him. He is survived by his son, Robert C. Farr of Milford; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
SERVICES: Calling hours will be held prior to the funeral from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday at Jellison Funeral Home, 25 Concord St., Peterborough. The funeral will be at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Daniel Osgood officiating. Burial will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the family lot in Pine Hill Cemetery, Peterborough. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, 6350 North Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla., 33309-2130.
Copyright, 2006, Union Leader Corp.

Aline Helen CUTTER was born 1 on 7 Jan 1912 in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She died 2 on 25 Oct 2001 in Bedford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Aline married 3 Clarence Winfield FARR on 27 Dec 1932 in Monroe, New York, United States.

Aline resided 4 in 1920 in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She resided 5 in 1930 in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Baby Boy FARR was born 1 on 4 May 1939 in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. He died 2 on 4 May 1939 in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States.
  M ii Richard Sheldon FARR was born on 12 Jun 1941. He died on 16 Dec 2003.
  M iii Robert FARR.

Norris Merrill ALDRICH was born 1, 2 on 20 Sep 1913. He died 3, 4 in May 1987 in Marlow, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He was buried 5 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. Norris married 6 Dorothy Edna FARR on 31 Oct 1936 in Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

Norris resided in 1930 in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States. He resided 7 in 1940 in Ward 2, Keene, Keene City, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

Dorothy Edna FARR [Parents].


Richard Sheldon FARR [Parents] was born 1, 2 on 12 Jun 1941 in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States. He died 3 on 16 Dec 2003 in Fremont, Alameda, California, United States. He was buried 4 in 2003 in Fremont, Alameda, California, United States. Richard married Susan KING in 1962.

He resided on 25 Oct 2001 in Fremont, Alameda, California, United States.

Susan KING.

They had the following children.

  M i Jeffrey FARR.
  M ii Richard C. FARR.

Robert FARR [Parents].

Katherine FUST.

They had the following children.

  M i Robert J. FARR.

Thomas FARR [Parents] was born about 7 Jan 1809 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 1 on 28 Jan 1872 in Andover, Windsor, Vermont, United States from of desease of stomach. Thomas married 2, 3 Julia Twitchell FRENCH on 1 Aug 1830 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

The 1850 census has Thomas and Julia at the bottom of the page and in dwelling 33 and then at the top of the next page their children begin with Elias age 18 and is listed as dwelling 34. Elias was not the head of a household but a child of Thomas and Julia. FamilySearch also made this mistake when indexing these records.

Thomas Farr's death record states his parents as "Samuel Farr and Nancy".

BIRTH: Calculated from age at death.

Julia Twitchell FRENCH was born 1 on 18 Nov 1812 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 2 Oct 1872 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States from of ovarian tumor. Julia married 3, 4 Thomas FARR on 1 Aug 1830 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Elias French FARR was born about 1831. He died on 21 Sep 1909.
  M ii Stephen F. FARR was born on 23 Apr 1833. He died on 2 Sep 1891.
  F iii Margarett FARR was born on 9 Nov 1834. She died on 31 Jan 1912 from of pnuemonia.
  F iv Florinda H. FARR was born on 31 May 1836. She died on 28 Apr 1876 from of cancer.
  M v
Thomas H. FARR was born about 1838 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Thomas was counted in a census 1 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.
  F vi Julia FARR was born on 17 May 1841. She died on 5 Dec 1863.
  F vii
Mary A. FARR was born about 1845 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 1 on 30 Oct 1863 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Mary resided 2 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. She resided 3 in 1860 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.
  F viii Sally Augusta FARR was born on 2 Feb 1847. She died on 4 Sep 1911 from of chronic nepheritis.
  F ix
Clarissa Ann FARR was born 1 on 5 Dec 1848 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. She died 2 on 11 Nov 1863 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Clarissa resided 3 in 1850 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States. She resided 4 in 1860 in Windham, Windham, Vermont, United States.

BIRTH: Calculated from age at death.
  M x Charles E. FARR was born on 7 May 1850. He died on 28 Dec 1922 from of colon cancer.
  F xi Lydia Alma FARR was born on 30 Mar 1853. She died on 24 Aug 1885.

Samuel FARR III [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born in 1784 in New Hampshire, United States. He died before 19 May 1864 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. Samuel married 3, 4 Rebecca CHENEY on 3 Mar 1800 in Putney, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Samuel resided 5 in 1820 in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 6 in 1830 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. He owned 7 property deeded from his son William C. Farr on 4 Nov 1844 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 8 in 1850 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. He had a will 9 on 18 Jan 1859 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. He resided 10 in 1860 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. His will was probated 11 on 19 May 1864 in District of Westminster, Bellows Falls, Windham, Vermont, United States.

Other marriages:
DYER, Mary
ROSIER, Polly
GRAVES, Nancy

1860 US Census list the following: Samuel Farr a farmer 74 b. NH, Nancy 37 b. VT, Sarah 8 b. VT, Lumon 3 VT, Samuel 1/12 VT, Eunice 50 NH.

Rebecca CHENEY was born about 1784 in Vermont, United States. She died before 1814 in Vermont, United States. Rebecca married 1, 2 Samuel FARR III 3, 4 on 3 Mar 1800 in Putney, Windham, Vermont, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Luther FARR was born in 1802. He died in 1854.
  M ii William Cheney FARR was born in 1803. He died on 29 Nov 1873.
  M iii Luman FARR was born on 5 Aug 1805. He died on 5 Jul 1852.
  M iv Thomas FARR was born about 7 Jan 1809. He died on 28 Jan 1872 from of desease of stomach.
  M v
Samuel FARR Jr. [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 30 May 1811 in Townshend, Windham, Vermont, United States. He died 3, 4 on 3 Nov 1894 in Hyde Park, Lamoille, Vermont, United States. He was buried 5 in Hyde Park, Lamoille, Vermont, United States.

Samuel resided 6 in 1850 in Hyde Park, Lamoille, Vermont, United States. He resided 7 in 1860 in Hyde Park, Lamoille, Vermont, United States. He resided 8 in 1870 in Hyde Park, Lamoille, Vermont, United States. He resided 9 in 1880 in Hyde Park, Lamoille, Vermont, United States.



Mentioned in his father's 1859 will. This is before Samuel Hiram Farr was born. He is probably a son of Rebecca Cheney.

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