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Helen Marr Farrar

Helen Marr Farrar

Female 1851 - 1912  (61 years)

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  • Name Helen Marr Farrar  [1
    Born 6 May 1851  , Lexington, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Census 1860  Ten Mile, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Farrar, 45, farmer, real estate $2500, property $900, born in England. Julian Farrar, 44, born in England. William W. Farrar, 20, farmer, born in England. Alfred Farrar, 17, student, born in England. Sarah A. Farrar, 14, born in England. Samuel Farrar, 12, born in England. Emma Farrar, 9, born in South Carolina. Midez Farrar, 6, born in Wisconsin. Elzee Farrar, 4, born in Wisconsin. Caroline Farrar, 3, born in Wisconsin. Thomas Farren, 36, miner, born in England. Ellen Farren, 8, born in South Carolina. Julia Farren, 5, born in Wisconsin. Eli Fanar, 63, farmer, born in England.
    Move 1861  [6
    across the plains in a covered wagon with her father and sister Julia 
    • Helen and Julia were given ten cents each by their father while crossing the plains. He told them they could spend it on anything they wanted. When they reached an outpost they decided to spend the money. They had lived on dried food for months and wanted fresh vegetables. The only fresh vegetables available at the outpost were green onions. Helen declaired that "nothing ever tasted better in the world than those green onions."
    Census 1870  Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Hellen Drew, 19, Keeping House, born in South Carolina. Dwelling #110, Family #111. Township 8.
    Census 1880  Angels Camp, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • D.L. Drew, male, 46, born in Massachusetts, miner. Ellen Drew, 30, born in South Carolina, keeping house. Hattie Drew, 9, born in California. Solon Drew, 7, born in California. Nettie Drew, 5, born in California. Lurie Drew, 2, born in California.
    Census 1900  Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • David L. Drew, 65, day laborer, born in Massachusetts. Helen M. Drew, 49, born in South Carolina. Ellis Drew, 17, day laborer, born in California. Harry Drew, 16, born in California. Florence M. Drew, 6, born in California.
    Census 1910  Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Helen M. Drew, 58, born in South Carolina. Florence M. Drew, 18, born in California.
    Died 12 Sep 1912  Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    Buried 14 Sep 1912  Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Person ID I24  7_families
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2011 

    Father Thomas Eli Farrar,   b. 1820, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1888, , , California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Mary Adith Tirrill,   b. 6 Jun 1822, Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1857, Walworth, Walworth, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married Abt 1850  Of, , Lexington, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Family ID F689  Group Sheet

    Family David Lewis Drew,   b. 2 Aug 1834, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1903, Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1869  , Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Children 
    +1. Hattie May Drew,   b. 10 Feb 1871, Bostwick's Bar, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1894, , , California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    +2. Solon White Drew,   b. 7 Mar 1873, Bostwick's Bar, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1905, Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +3. Helen Minnette Drew,   b. 29 Dec 1875, Bostwick's Bar, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1968, San Andreas, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    +4. Lurie Ann Drew,   b. 4 Nov 1878, Bostwick's Bar, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1961, , San Joaquin, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Julia Ada Drew,   b. 9 Oct 1880, Bostwick's Bar, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1941, Stockton, San Joaquin, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +6. David Ellis Drew,   b. 10 Dec 1882, Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1926, Stockton, San Joaquin, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    +7. Charles Harrison Drew,   b. 3 May 1884, Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1922, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
    +8. Florence Meader Drew,   b. 9 Oct 1891, Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1969, Stockton, San Joaquin, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 May 1851 - , Lexington, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Ten Mile, Macon, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Dec 1869 - , Calaveras, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Angels Camp, Calaveras, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Sep 1912 - Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 14 Sep 1912 - Copperopolis, Calaveras, California Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Helen Mary Farrar Drew
    Helen Mary Farrar Drew
    Helen Mary Farrar
    Helen Mary Farrar
    Helen and Julia Farrar
    Helen and Julia Farrar
    Helen and her sister, Julia.
    David Lewis & Helen Farrar Drew family
    David Lewis & Helen Farrar Drew family
    David & Helen Farrar Drew home.
    David & Helen Farrar Drew home.
    David & Helen Drew Home
    David & Helen Drew Home
    Copperopolis, California. Their home is in the rear center with the water tower on the left side of it.
    Copperopolis church
    Copperopolis church
    Family baptisms, marriages and funerals associated with the family of David Lewis and Helen Mary Farrar Drew were held in this building.

    Documents
    Map to Drew related homes and properties in Copperopolis, California.
    Map to Drew related homes and properties in Copperopolis, California.
    1860 Federal Census - Ten Mile, Macon, Missouri
    1860 Federal Census - Ten Mile, Macon, Missouri

    Headstones
    Helen Marr Farrar Drew headstone.
    Helen Marr Farrar Drew headstone.
    Drew burial plot in Copperopolis, California
    Drew burial plot in Copperopolis, California

  • Sources 
    1. [S377] Native Daughters of the Golden West, The Native Daughters fo the Golden West, (San Francisco, CA., The Native Daughters of the Golden West. Microfilmed records.), Drew, Helen Mary -- 49-238 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S195] California, Calaveras, Copperopolis - 1900 Federal Census, California, Calaveras, Copperopolis, (www.ancestry.com), 3: Helen M. Drew, 49, born in South Carolina (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S195] California, Calaveras, Copperopolis - 1900 Federal Census, California, Calaveras, Copperopolis, (www.ancestry.com), 3: Helen M. Drew, 49, born in South Carolina (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S357] California, Calaveras Co. - 1912 - Helen Mary Drew, State of California, Department of Health Services, (1912, certificate in possession of Lee R. Drew.), Helen Mary Drew, born 6 May 1851 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S357] California, Calaveras Co. - 1912 - Helen Mary Drew, State of California, Department of Health Services, (1912, certificate in possession of Lee R. Drew.), Helen Mary Drew, born 6 May 1851 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S340] Letter - from Hattie Morgue to Aleta Drew 1962 - 1975, Hattie Morgue, (1962 - 1975. All of the letters are in the posession of Lee Drew).

    7. [S319] California, Calaveras, Copperopolis - 1870 Federal Census, California, Calaveras County, Copperopolis, (Washington D.C.: The National Archives 1964), Hellen Drew, 19, born in South Carolina (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S328] California, Calaveras, Angels Camp - 1880 Census, United States. Census Office. 10th census, (Washington : National Archives and Records Service, [19--]), Ellen Drew, 30, South Carolina, National Archives Film T9-0064, Page 398B (Reliability: 4).

    9. [S195] California, Calaveras, Copperopolis - 1900 Federal Census, California, Calaveras, Copperopolis, (www.ancestry.com), 3: Helen M. Drew, born May 1851, age 49, born in South Carolina. Father born in England, mother born in New Hampshire. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S336] California, Calaveras, Copperopolis - 1910 Federal Census, California, Calaveras, Copperopolis, (www.ancestry.com), Helen M. Drew, 58, born in South Carolina (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S316] California, Calaveras, Copperopolis - Cemetery, California, Calaveras, Copperopolis Cemetery, Helen M. Drew tombstone (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S316] California, Calaveras, Copperopolis - Cemetery, California, Calaveras, Copperopolis Cemetery, Helen M. Drew tombstone (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S357] California, Calaveras Co. - 1912 - Helen Mary Drew, State of California, Department of Health Services, (1912, certificate in possession of Lee R. Drew.).

    14. [S899] History of Bristol, Grafton, New Hampshire, Richard W. Musgrove, (Bristol, N.H. : R. W. Musgrove, c1904), 2: 91 (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S896] South Carolina, Lexington County - 1850 - Census, South Carolina, Lexington County, (Washington D.C.: The National Archives, 1964).

    16. [S323] California, Calaveras County - 1869 - David Lewis Drew & Helen Farrar Marriage Certificate, State of California. County of Calaveras., (1869, certificate in possession of Lee R. Drew), Book B, page 355 (Reliability: 4).
      Marriage license of David L. Drew and Helen M. Farrar

    17. [S397] California, Calaveras, Vital Records Index - Marriages 1854 - 1905, Calaveras County (California) County Recorder, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1981. Film #1302999).