Ernest James Farrell

21 August 1889–13 February 1953 (Age 63)
Claremont, Dodge, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Ernest James

When Ernest James Farrell was born on 21 August 1889, in Claremont, Dodge, Minnesota, United States, his father, John Charles Farrell, was 43 and his mother, Bridget Ann Walker, was 30. He married Myrtle M. Thompson on 14 September 1914, in Onondaga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Plainview, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 13 February 1953, in Oswego, New York, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, DeWitt, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest James Farrell
Myrtle M. Thompson
Marriage: 14 September 1914
Kennith W Farrell

Spouse and Children

14 September 1914
Onondaga, New York, United States


    Kennith W Farrell


Parents and Siblings

    John Charles Farrell


    Bridget Ann Walker




    William Farrell


    Marie C. Farrell


    Edward J. Farrell


    John Francis Farrell



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 4

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghail ‘descendant of Fearghal’, a personal name composed of the elements fear ‘man’ + gal ‘valor’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ernest Farrell in household of John Farrell, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Earnest Farrell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Earnest Farrell, "United States Census, 1920"

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