When Oscar Franklin Farris was born on 8 October 1901, in Texas, United States, his father, Littleton Fredrich Farris, was 38 and his mother, Rebecca C Roberson, was 34. He married Evelyn Cave on 16 December 1933, in Jim Wells, Texas, United States. He lived in Justice Precinct 3, Nueces, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 31 October 1984, in Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, United States.
Scottish and Irish: variant of Fergus , in which the Gaelic gh sound has been dropped rather than being altered to g. Compare Farrish , Ferris .
Probably also English: variant of Farrar . The name is quite common in southeastern England.