When Nathan Farr was born in 1781, in New Hampshire, United States, his father, Elias Farr, was 32 and his mother, Mary Davison, was 32. He married Laura Walker about 1820, in Lenox, Madison, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1851, in Crown Point, Essex, New York, United States, at the age of 70.
English: from Middle English fear(r), farre (Old English fearr) ‘steer, ox’, applied as a nickname for a fierce man or a metonymic occupational name for someone who kept a bull.
German: nickname from Middle High German varne, var, with the same meaning as 1 above.
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