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


William H. ROWE was born 1 in 1879 in England, United Kingdom. He died 2 in 1969 in New York, United States. William married 3 Janet FARR "Jeanette" about 1903 in New York, United States.

Janet "Jeanette" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1881 in United States. She died 2 on 12 Dec 1939 in Ridgeway, Orleans, New York, United States. Jeanette married 3 William H. ROWE about 1903 in New York, United States.

Jeanette was counted in a census 4 in 1892 in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States.


Asa FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born in 1784 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He died in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Asa married Sarah CONKLIN about 1810 in of Montgomery, New York, United States.

Asa was counted in a census 3 in 1850 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Mentioned in his father's probate.

Mentioned in the will of his brother Levi Farr as "Asa late of Washington(DC)".. The will also mentions two children of Asa as "Agnes & Wm Wallace Farr"

I can only prove that William Wallace Farr was his son, the other three children are not proven to belong to this family.

Sarah CONKLIN was born about 1790 in of Montgomery, New York, United States. She died in BY 1850 in of New York, United States. Sarah married Asa FARR about 1810 in of Montgomery, New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Harriet C. FARR was born in 1812. She died on 18 Jan 1886.
  F ii
Agnes FARR was born about 1815 in of Montgomery, New York, United States.

Mentioned in the will of her uncle Levi Farr as a daughter of Asa Farr his brother.
  M iii William Wallace FARR was born about 1827. He died on 1 Aug 1891.

William Wallace FARR [Parents] was born about 1827 in New York, United States. He died 1 on 1 Aug 1891 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. He was buried 2 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. William married Charity L. LOWE about 1852 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

William resided 3 in 1850 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. He worked 4 as clockmaker in 1863 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Mentioned in the will of his uncle Levi Farr as the son of Asa Farr.

Charity L. LOWE was born in 1830 in Pennsylvania, United States. She died before 1880 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Charity married William Wallace FARR about 1852 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Charity resided 1 in 1850 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i
Josephus D. FARR was born in 1853 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Josephus was counted in a census 1 in 1870 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.
  F ii Josephine B. FARR was born in 1853. She died on 2 Jun 1925.
  F iii Eugene Blanche FARR was born in 1856.
  F iv Jessie Marie FARR was born on 4 Feb 1859. She died on 30 Aug 1912.
  F v
Inez FARR was born in 1862 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Inez was counted in a census 1 in 1880 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.
  F vi
Leonora L. FARR was born in 1862 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Leonora was counted in a census 1 in 1870 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.
  M vii
William Walter FARR was born 1 in Jul 1869. He died 2 on 28 Mar 1870 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. He was buried 3 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Walter A. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 15 Jul 1827 in Livingston, New York, United States. He died 2, 3 on 3 Mar 1909 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. Walter married 4, 5 Catherine Malinda MCKNIGHT on 5 Jan 1851 in St. Joseph, Michigan, United States.

Walter resided 6, 7 in 1850 in Nottawa, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States. He resided 8 in 1860 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. He resided 9 in 1870 in Michigan, United States. He resided 10 in 1880 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. He resided 11 in 1900 in Vermontville township Vermontville village, Eaton, Michigan, United States.

Walter A. Farr passed away at his farm residence in Vermontville on March 3rd and was buried on the 5th in Woodlawn Cemetery by Masonic Lodge No. 232. Deceased was born in New York, Livingston County, July 15th, 1827. He came to Michigan at the age of seventeen, settling in Branch County, later moving to St. Joseph County.
On January 5th, 1851 was united in marriage to Miss Katherine McKnight, moving to Vermontville in 1853. The couple have closely followed the contract, "until death do us part," never being separated for a period longer than one week in fifty-eight years. He joined the Masonic Lodge in Vermontville in 1869 and was soon after elected Tyler and guarded the inner door for near twenty years faithfully through sunshine and storms.
Mr. Farr had been in failing health for the past few years. He is survived besides his widow, by three children, Charles E. Farr, Mrs. Clara E. Dorman and Miss Myrtle Farr, five grandchildren and two great grand children. One daughter Delia died in 1879. A good man has gone to his reward.

Catherine Malinda MCKNIGHT [scrapbook] was born 1 on 4 Nov 1834 in Clarendon, Orleans, New York, United States. She died 2, 3 on 17 Sep 1918 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She was buried 4 in 1918 in Vermontville Township, Eaton, Michigan, United States. Catherine married 5, 6 Walter A. FARR on 5 Jan 1851 in St. Joseph, Michigan, United States.

Catherine resided 7 in 1850 in Nottawa, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States. She resided 8 in 1860 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She resided 9 in 1880 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She resided 10 in 1900 in Vermontville township Vermontville village, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She resided 11 in 1910 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States.

Mrs. W. A. Farr
Catharine M. McKnight was born, November 4, 1834, in Clarondon Township, Orleans County, New York State. She came to Michigan with her parents when nine years old and settled in Nattuay Township, St. Joseph County. She was married to Walter A. Farr in 1851 and moved to Vermontville, Eaton County in 1853 having lived on the same farm till her death with the exception of a few years spent in the village of Vermontville to school her youngest daughter Myrtie and grandson, Ray Briggs.
She was the mother of four children. Charles, Clara, Delia and Myrtie. Delia died in 1879; Myrtie in 1910; her husband, Mr. Farr, died in 1909. Since the death of her daughter Myrtie, her daughter Clara and husband moved on the farm and she has lived with them.
She passed away Tuesday, the 17th the funeral being held at the house Thursday at half past one. She was laid at rest in Woodlawn. She is survived by two children, five grand children and seven great grand children.
We miss thee from our home dear mother; we miss thee from thy place. A shadow o'er our life is cast; we miss the sunshine of thy face.
We miss thee kind and willing hand, thee fond and earnest care, our house is dark without thee, we miss thee everywhere.

They had the following children.

  M i
Charles E FARR was born on 29 Dec 1851 in St Joseph, Berrien, Michigan, United States. He died on 12 Dec 1927 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. He was buried in Dec 1927 in Eaton, Michigan, United States.
  F ii
Clara Edith FARR was born on 4 Jul 1856 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She died on 28 Feb 1928 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She was buried in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States.
  F iii
Cordelia E FARR was born on 9 Mar 1859 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She died on 12 Nov 1879 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She was buried in Nov 1879 in Vermontville Township, Eaton, Michigan Territory, United States.
  F iv
Myrtle Mae FARR was born on 4 Aug 1875 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. She died on 21 Jan 1910 in Bancroft, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States. She was buried in Jan 1910 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States.

Minor FARR [Parents] 1 was born in 1803 in Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States. He died 2 on 1 Feb 1848 in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States. Minor married Maria KINTER on 22 Dec 1825 in Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States.

May be the son of Jasiel Farr Jr.

Maria KINTER was born 1 on 30 Aug 1806 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. She was christened 2 on 25 Jan 1807 in St Paul Lutheran, Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. She died 3 on 5 Sep 1886 in Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States. Maria married Minor FARR on 22 Dec 1825 in Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States.

Maria resided 4 in 1850 in Nottawa, St. Joseph, Michigan, United States.

They had the following children.

  M i Walter A. FARR was born on 15 Jul 1827. He died on 3 Mar 1909.

Alexander AYERS M.D. was born 1 in 1811 in Manheim, Herkimer, New York, United States. He died 2 on 30 Aug 1886 in New York, United States. Alexander married Harriet C. FARR about 1835 in United States.

Alexander had a will 3 on 25 Jul 1883 in Fort Plain, Montgomery, New York, United States. His will was probated 4 on 13 Dec 1886 in Montgomery, New York, United States.

Harriet C. FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 in 1812 in of Montgomery, New York, United States. She died 2 on 18 Jan 1886 in Fort Plain, Montgomery, New York, United States. She was buried 3 in Fort Plain, Montgomery, New York, United States. Harriet married Alexander AYERS M.D. about 1835 in United States.

Executrix of her husband's will. Also mentioned in the will of her uncle Levi Farr as daughter of Asa Farr his brother.


Joseph J. FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 7 Jun 1807 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. He was christened 2 on 26 Jul 1807 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. Joseph married Mrs. Joseph FARR about 1834 in New York, United States.

Joseph was counted in a census 3 in 1850 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Mentioned in his uncle Levi Farr's will.

Mrs. Joseph FARR was born about 1809 in New York, United States. Joseph married Joseph J. FARR about 1834 in New York, United States.

Daughter of Delia Tenant possibly.

They had the following children.

  M i
James Jonas Joseph FARR was born about 1836 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

James was counted in a census 1 in 1850 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Given name was James in 1850 census, Jonas in 1855 census and Joseph in 1860 census?
  M ii Morgan FARR was born on 29 Jul 1839. He died on 25 Sep 1918.
  M iii
Melvin FARR [scrapbook] was born about 28 Oct 1841 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. He died 1 on 19 Sep 1864 in Schuyler, New York, United States.

Melvin was counted in a census 2 in 1850 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.
  F iv
Sarah "Sally" FARR was born about 1844 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Sally was counted in a census 1 in 1850 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Israel Day HUNGERFORD was born about 1805 in of Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. He died in 1848. Israel married Eliza FARR about 1830 in of Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Israel was counted in a census 1 in 1840 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Eliza FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 29 Jul 1809 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. She was christened 2 on 1 Oct 1809 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. She died 3 on 17 Sep 1883 in Great Bend, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States. Eliza married Israel Day HUNGERFORD about 1830 in of Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Eliza was counted in a census 4 in 1850 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Mentioned in her uncle Levi Farr's will.


Morgan FARR [Parents] was born 1 on 29 Jul 1839 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States. He died 2 on 25 Sep 1918 in Jasper, Midland, Michigan, United States. Morgan married Emily DEWITT about 1865 in New York, United States.

Morgan was counted in a census 3 in 1850 in Minden, Montgomery, New York, United States.

Emily DEWITT was born 1 on 29 Apr 1837 in New York, United States. She died 2 on 22 Aug 1900 in Jasper, Midland, Michigan, United States. Emily married Morgan FARR about 1865 in New York, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Fannie FARR was born in Jan 1866. She died in 1960.
  M ii
Melvin FARR was born 1 on 8 Oct 1868 in New York, United States. He died 2 on 26 Jun 1934 in Saint Johns, Clinton, Michigan, United States from of cardio renal disease.
  M iii
James FARR was born in Jul 1870 in Leroy, Ingham, Michigan, United States. He died in 1953. He was buried in Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States.
  F iv
Mary FARR was born in 1873.
  M v
William FARR was born in 1877 in Michigan, United States.
  F vi Emma May "Emily" FARR was born on 13 Feb 1879. She died on 30 Sep 1951.
  M vii Ervin J. FARR was born on 20 Mar 1880. He died on 2 Mar 1929.

Daniel Webster BEARD was born in 1852 in Ohio, United States. He died 1 on 5 Apr 1922 in Marion, Osceola, Michigan, United States. Daniel married 2 Emma May FARR "Emily" on 25 May 1901 in Isabella, Michigan, United States.

Emma May "Emily" FARR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 13 Feb 1879 in Bath, Clinton, Michigan, United States. She died 2 on 30 Sep 1951 in Saint Johns, Clinton, Michigan, United States. Emily married 3 Daniel Webster BEARD on 25 May 1901 in Isabella, Michigan, United States.

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