Hartley Farwell

26 August 1883–1949 (Age 65)
Marshall, Clark, Illinois, United States

The Life of Hartley

When Hartley Farwell was born on 26 August 1883, in Marshall, Clark, Illinois, United States, his father, Granville Derby Farwell, was 23 and his mother, Lydia Julia Hott, was 36. He married Ethel Ogden about 1912. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Dewey, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Seiling, Dewey, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died in 1949, at the age of 66, and was buried in Brumfield Cemetery, Dewey, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hartley Farwell
Ethel Ogden
Marriage: about 1912
John Farwell

Spouse and Children


    Ethel Ogden


about 1912


    John Farwell


Parents and Siblings

    Granville Derby Farwell





    Frank Farrell



    Lulu Myrtle Farwell


    Mabel Grace Farwell


    Myrtle Foale


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 2

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 18

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Staffordshire, so named from Old English fæger ‘pleasant’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hart Farwell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hart Farwell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hart Farwell in household of Lenora J Ogden, "United States Census, 1940"

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