Annie Gray Farlee

11 September 1823–
Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Annie Gray

When Annie Gray Farlee was born on 11 September 1823, in Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States, her father, Isaac Gray Farlee, was 36 and her mother, Theodosia Cook Reading, was 32. She married Augustus Godley Richey about 1838, in New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Mercer, New Jersey, United States in 1860 and Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Godley Richey
1819–1894
Annie Gray Farlee
1823–
Marriage: about 1838
Mary Richey
1839–
Lilly R. Richey
1840–
Isaac Theodore Richey
1845–
Theodosia Farlee Richey
1847–1848
John Richey
1849–1854
Theodore Richey
1849–1857
Isaac Farlee Richey
1851–1921
Lizzie Richey
1857–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1838
New Jersey, United States
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Female1823–Female

    John Reading Farlee

    Male1823–1878Male

    Eliza Reading Farlee

    Female1826–1857Female

    George W Farlee

    Male1832–1897Male

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1833

Age 10

The Camden & Amboy railroad was completed in 1833. It made transportation between New York City and Philadelphia possible within a 7-hour time-frame. This advancement led to dozens of other companies opening railroad lines during the 1800's.
1861

Age 38

No Civil War battles took place within the state boundaries of New Jersey, but its citizens participated extensively in the war. Volunteers that were turned away ended up serving in the militias of nearby states like Pennsylvania and New York. Whenever President Lincoln requested more troops, New Jersey responded quickly. In total, the state contributed over 88,000 soldiers (6,000 of which died).

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English or Irish Farley .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Anna G Richey in household of Augustus G Richey, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Anna G Richey in household of Augustus G Richey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Anna Richey in household of Augustus G Richey, "United States Census, 1850"

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