John Arthur Farley

23 January 1931–29 April 1962 (Age 31)
Wilder, Canyon, Idaho, United States

The Life of John Arthur

When John Arthur Farley was born on 23 January 1931, in Wilder, Canyon, Idaho, United States, his father, Faris James Farley, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Lydia Martin, was 29. He married Bobbie June Hampton about 1950, in Sacramento, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Fargo Election Precinct, Canyon, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 29 April 1962, in Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Wilder, Canyon, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Arthur Farley
Bobbie June Hampton
Marriage: about 1950
Douglas Farley

Spouse and Children

about 1950
Sacramento, California, United States


    Douglas Farley


Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Age 1

Los Angeles, California, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 10

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of various places named Farley, of which there are examples in Berkshire, Derbyshire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, and Staffordshire, from Old English as fearn ‘fern’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. See also Farleigh , Fairley , Fairlie .2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghaile ( see Farrelly ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Garley in household of Farris Farley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John A. Farley, "Idaho Divorce Index, 1947-1963"
  • John Farley, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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