John B. Farrar

about 1786–14 October 1854 (Age 68)
New Hampshire, United States

The Life of John B.

When John B. Farrar was born about 1786, in New Hampshire, United States, his father, Daniel Farrar, was 31 and his mother, Lucy Bruce, was 33. He had at least 2 sons and 6 daughters with Anna Harvey. He lived in Fitzwilliam, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States in 1787. He died on 14 October 1854, in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Estey Cemetery, Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

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John B. Farrar
Anna Harvey
Samantha Farrar
Adaline Farrar
Emily Farrar
Amanda P Farrar
Sarah Farrar
Martha Anna Farrar
John Eldridge Farrar
Harvey D Farrar

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    Samantha Farrar


    Adaline Farrar



    Amanda P Farrar


    Sarah Farrar


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World Events (7)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 0

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution

Age 2

On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land

Age 18

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

Northern English: occupational name for a smith or worker in iron, from Middle English and Old French farrour, ferour, from medieval Latin ferrator, an agent derivative of ferrare ‘to shoe horses’, from ferrum ‘iron’, in medieval Latin ‘horseshoe’. Compare Ferrier and Farrow .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John B Farrar, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John B Farrar in entry for Sarah Farrar, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • John Farrar, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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