Robert D Farr

29 December 1840–May 26 (Age 160)
Grafton, Windham, Vermont, United States

The Life of Robert D

When Robert D Farr was born on 29 December 1840, in Grafton, Windham, Vermont, United States, his father, Ivah Newton Farr, was 35 and his mother, Nancy Danforth, was 34. He married Mary Ellen White on 3 November 1869. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. He died in Westminster, Windham, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert D Farr
1840–
Mary Ellen White
1844–1922
Walter W. Farr
1870–
Herbert G.eorge Farr
1870–1952
Charles Farr
1872–
Edgar Robert Farr
1872–1936
Charles Newton Farr
1875–1905
Charles M Farr
1875–1918
Walter Hayes Farr
1878–1951

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Walter W. Farr

    Male1870–Male

    Male1870–1952Male

    Charles Farr

    Male1872–Male

    Edgar Robert Farr

    Male1872–1936Male

    Charles Newton Farr

    Male1875–1905Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 24

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English farre ‘bull’, applied as a nickname for a fierce or lusty man or a metonymic occupational name for someone who kept a bull.2 German: nickname from Middle High German varne, var, with the same meaning as 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Farr in household of I N Farr, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Robert D Farr in household of Izak N Farr, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Robert D Farr, "United States Census, 1920"

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