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John Farrar

John Farrar

Male 1816 - 1882  (66 years)

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  • Name John Farrar  [1
    Born 1816  , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 4 Nov 1821  Rothwell, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    IMMI 3 Jul 1847  New York City, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Name: John Farran
      Arrival Date: Jul 3, 1848
      Age: 32
      Gender: U
      Port of Arrival: New York
      Port of Departure: London
      Place of Origin: Great Britain
      Ship: Columbine
      Family Identification: 1123139
      Microfilm Serial Number: M237
      Microfilm Roll Number: 73
      Note: The CD showing the images of the ship records shows the date as 3 Jul 1847.... LRD
    Occupation 1850  , Lexington, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    silk spinner 
    • John Farrar was a silk spinner. In the 1850 census, his occupaton was called a 'mule' spinner, but this was due to terminology in the textile business and the hearing of a strong English accent in the ear of the census taker.

      He was in charge of the spinning department of General Wade Hampton's Cotton Mill near Columbia, South Carolina.
    Census 2 Aug 1850  , Lexington, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6

    • Jno. Farrar, 35, Mule Spinner, born in England. Sibla Farrar, 32, born in England. William Farrar, 11, born in England. Alfred Farrar, 8, born in England. Sarah M. Farrar, 5, born in England. Samuel Farrar, 1, born in Massachusetts.
    Citizenship 26 Oct 1852  Walworth, Walworth, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • John filed his intention to become a U. S. Citizen at the same time his brother, Thomas Farrar filed. Both of their families were in Walworth, Wisconsin at the time.
    Move Jan 1858  [7
    to Missouri 
    Census 1860  Ten Mile , Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Notes from Census event:
      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.
    Census 1870  Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    • John Farrar, 56, clerk county court, real estate $8000, property $1800, born in England. Selina Farrar, 54, keeping house, born in England. William Farrar, 29, dept. clerk, born in England. Alfred Farrar, 26, dept clerk, born in England. Allice Farrar, 18, born in Wisconsin. Eliza Farrar, 15, born in Wisconsin. Caroline Farrar, 13, born in Wisconsin. Charles Farrar, 9, born in Missouri. Emma Farrar, 20, born in Illinois. Samuel Farrar, 21, born in Illinois.
    Census 1880  Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [9

    • John Farrar, 64, city recorder, born in England. Salina Farrar, 63, keeping house, born in England. Eliza Farrar, 24, born in Wisconsin. Carrie Farrar, 22, born in Wisconsin. Charles Farrar, 19, clerk in grocery, born in Missouri.
    Occupation 1860-1882  Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    city and county clerk and recorder 
    _UID 8A6C43E520E847268FA50CA1696D22EB5755 
    Died Nov 1882  Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nov 1882  Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Caslte Garden - New York Immigration Records

      First NameLast Name Occupation Age Sex Arrived Origin Ship PID
      ALFRED FANAN Child, Youngster 5 M 1848-07-03 Great Britain Columbine 4208916
      GELENA FANAN Unknown 29 F 1848-07-03 Great Britain Columbine 4208920
      JOHN FANAN Unknown 32 M 1848-07-03 Great Britain Columbine 4208927
      SARAH FANAN Child, Youngster 2 F 1848-07-03 Great Britain Columbine 4208939
      THOMAS FANAN Unknown 26 M 1848-07-03 Great Britain Columbine 4208945
      WILLIAM FANAN Child, Youngster 7 M 1848-07-03 Great Britain Columbine 4208946
    • (Research):
      Name: John Farrar Year: 1852 Place: Wisconsin Source Publication Code: 3839.20 Primary Immigrant: Farrar, John Annotation: Most are date and place of declaration of intention to become a citizen; some are date and place of naturalization. Date and place of birth or source of original record may also be provided. Page numbers were supplied by the indexers. Source Bibliography: KJENDLIE, DONNA. Index to Records of Naturalizations and Declarations of Intent, Book One. Walworth County, WI: Walworth County Genealogical Society, Inc., 2000. [93p.] Page: 22



      MEARS OBITUARY INDEX

      ALL FOUR BOOK INDEXES COMBINED

      LISTED ALPHABETICALLY
      Compiled by Phyllis E. Mears over many years but all four published between 1990 and 1992. Macon County, Missouri http://www.rootsweb.com/~momacon/mears20.htm

      Surname FirstPage # Book #
      Farrar Alfred 131 3
      Farrar Alice 84 4
      Farrar C.L. 43 2
      Farrar Charles 31 3
      Farrar Charles 84 4
      Farrar Charles L. 250 4
      Farrar Chas. L. 170, 179 2
      Farrar Chas. L. 299 3
      Farrar Eliza 131, 299 3
      Farrar Emily 131 3
      Farrar John 131 3
      Farrar Mrs. Charles 245 3
      Farrar Mrs. Chas. L. 42, 365 3
      Farrar Mrs. Mae 250 4
      Farrar Salina 131 3
      Farrar Samuel 131 3
      Farrar Sarah 131 3
      Farrar William 84 4
      Farrar William H. 131 3
      Farrar Wm. L. 299 3
    Person ID I4134330  7_families
    Last Modified 12 May 2009 

    Father Eli Farrar,   b. 1795, Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860, , Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Shaw,   b. 1794, Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1857, Walworth, Walworth, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1815  Elland, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F16812736  Group Sheet

    Family Selina Thornton,   b. 6 Jun 1816, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1909, Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married Sep 1837  Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    • The district Huddersfield spans the boundaries of the counties of West Riding of Yorkshire and West Yorkshire.
    Children 
    +1. William Henry Farrar,   b. 4 Jan 1841, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1926, Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +2. Alfred Farrar,   b. Nov 1843, , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Dec 1909  (Age ~ 66 years)
    +3. Sarah Ann Farrar,   b. 1845, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1938, , Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     4. Samuel Farrar,   b. Mar 1847-1849, Curtisville, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Dec 1909  (Age ~ 60 years)
    +5. Emily Farrar,   b. 17 Dec 1850, , , South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1901, Moberly, Randolph, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +6. Alice Farrar,   b. 17 Jan 1853, , Walworth, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1923, Ten-Mile, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     7. Elizabeth Farrar,   b. 1855, , Walworth, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1918, Moberly, Randolph, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Caroline Farrar,   b. 5 May 1858, , Walworth, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1938, Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +9. Charles Lincoln Farrar,   b. 29 May 1861, , Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1943, Macon, Macon, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2006 
    Family ID F1378855  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1816 - , Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Sep 1837 - Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsIMMI - 3 Jul 1847 - New York City, New York, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - silk spinner - 1850 - , Lexington, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Aug 1850 - , Lexington, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCitizenship - 26 Oct 1852 - Walworth, Walworth, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Ten Mile , Macon, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Macon, Macon, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Macon, Macon, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - city and county clerk and recorder - 1860-1882 - Macon, Macon, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Nov 1882 - Macon, Macon, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Nov 1882 - Macon, Macon, Missouri Link to Google Earth
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    John Farrar
    John Farrar

    Documents
    1860 Federal Census - Ten Mile, Macon, Missouri
    1860 Federal Census - Ten Mile, Macon, Missouri
    Eli Farrar Family Migration Path in Yorkshire.
    Eli Farrar Family Migration Path in Yorkshire.
    Ten Mile Missouri Property Map
    Ten Mile Missouri Property Map

  • Sources 
    1. [S59881] South Carolina, Lexington County - 1850 - Federal Census, South Carolina, Lexington County, (Washington D.C.: The National Archives, 1964), «b»Jno. Farrar«/b», 35, male, England (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S60972] Missouri, Macon, Macon - 1870 - Federal Census, Missouri, Macon, Macon, (www.ancestry.com).

    3. [S61123] Wisconsin Walworth Naturalization records, 1840-1943, Wisconsin. Circuit Court (Walworth County), (Salt Lake City [Utah] : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1985. (Copy of records in the possession of Lee R. Drew)), FHL Film #1412225..
      "State of Wisconsin, Walworth County.

      John Farrar personally appeared before the subscriber, the clerk of the circuit court, within and fo rthe county aforesaid, being a court of record, and made oath that he was born in England on or about the year eighteen hundred and sixteen that he emitrated to the United States, and landed at the port of New York on or about the month of July in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred forty seven that it is bonafide his intention to become a citizen of the United States, and to renounce forever all allegiance and fielity to any foreign Prince, Potentate, State or Sovereignty whatsoever, and particularly to Victoria, Queen of Great Britain whereof he is a subject.

      Subscribed and Sworn to before me this 26th day of October A.D. 1852.

      HW Pettit Clerk. Signed John Farrar"

    4. [S61402] Passenger lists: New York, 1820-1850, National Archives, ([S.l.] : Brøderbund, c1999. CD no.9, pt. 273. ISBN 1579442013. Copy of records in the possession of Lee Drew.), FHL US/CAN Lib Att Window - 3rd floor..
      John Farran, arrival date: Jul 3, 1848, age 32. Port of arrival: New York. Port of Departure: London. Place of Origin: Great Britain. Shiip: Columbine. Family Identification: 1123139. Microfilm Serial Number: M237. Microfilm Roll Number: 73.

    5. [S59881] South Carolina, Lexington County - 1850 - Federal Census, South Carolina, Lexington County, (Washington D.C.: The National Archives, 1964), Jno. Farrar, 35, male, England, Mule Spinner (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S59881] South Carolina, Lexington County - 1850 - Federal Census, South Carolina, Lexington County, (Washington D.C.: The National Archives, 1964), 348: Jno. Farrar, 35, mule spinner, born in England. Image 18 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S627507] Missouri, Macon County, obituaries, Mears, Phyllis E., 1920-1992 (Main Author), (Decorah, Iowa : Anundsen, c1987-c1992), Book #977.827 V48m., 131 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S629103] Missouri, Macon, Ten Mile - 1860 - Federal Census, Ten Mile, Macon, Missouri, (www.ancestry.com).

    9. [S60973] Missouri, Macon, Macon - 1880 - Federal Census, Missouri, Macon, Macon, (www.familysearch.org).

    10. [S976704] England Marriages, 1538 - 1973, English Famly, Church and Civil Registrations, ( http://pilot.familysearch.org).

      Groom's Name: Ely Farrar
      Bride's Name: Betty Shaw
      Marriage Date: 29 Jan 1815
      Marriage Place: Elland, York, England
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01475-8
      System Origin: England-EASy
      Source Film Number: 1542245
      Reference Number: D79/20 p73 no217
      Collection: England Marriages, 1538– 1973

    11. [S61139] Free BMD - England - Web, Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Office for National Statistics, ( http://freebmd.rootsweb.com Search engine, layout and database Copyright © 1998-2004 The Trustees of FreeBMD (Ben Laurie, Graham Hart, Camilla von Massenbach and David Mayall), a charity registered in England and Wales, Number 1096940).

    12. [S61259] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, General Register Office, ([database online]. Provo, Utah. Ancestry.com, 2001), 22: 204: John Farrar and Selina Thornton married Sept 1837, Hudderfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, West Yorkshire. (Reliability: 4).