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  (b. abt. 1610 England   d. 11 March 1687 Lynn, Massachusetts, Dominion of New England )  

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Elizabeth STOWERS was born abt. 1610 in England

Elizabeth STOWERS was the child of ?   and   ?

Elizabeth was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1640.

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Elizabeth  married  George FARR abt. 1633 in Lynn, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. George FARR  was born abt. 1590 in England (United Kingdom).  George died 24 October 1662 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA. 

Elizabeth STOWERS died 11 March 1687 in Lynn, Massachusetts, Dominion of New England.
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Elizabeth STOWERS married Ancestor is complete!immigrant flag male ancestor George FARR-- Date: abt. 1633 Place: Lynn, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Torrey’s New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001.


"George (1594-1662) & Elizabeth [STOWER] (1607-1687); ca 1630?, by 1640; Lynn {Reg. 3:180; Thom Anc. Chart 6; Salisbury Fam. 805; Gen. Bulletin 1:100; Fallass 127-8; Essex Ant. 11:29; EIHC 1:144}"


THE GREAT MIGRATION BEGINS: IMMIGRANTS TO NEW ENGLAND 1620-1633, VOLUMES I-III (ONLINE DATABASE: NEWENGLANDANCESTORS.ORG, NEW ENGLAND HISTORIC GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY, 2002), (ORIG. PUB. NEW ENGLAND HISTORIC GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY. ROBERT CHARLES ANDERSON, THE GREAT MIGRATION BEGINS: IMMIGRANTS TO NEW ENGLAND 1620-1633, VOLUMES I-III, 3 VOLS., 1995).


GEORGE FARR
ORIGIN: UNKNOWN
MIGRATION: 1630
FIRST RESIDENCE: LYNN
CHURCH MEMBERSHIP: ADMISSION TO LYNN CHURCH PRIOR TO 6 MAY 1635 IMPLIED BY FREEMANSHIP.
FREEMAN: 6 MAY 1635 (SEVENTH IN A SEQUENCE OF NINE LYNN MEN) [ MBCR 1:371].
EDUCATION: HIS INVENTORY INCLUDED "ONE PARCEL OF OLD BOOKS AND TWO POTS & OLD PECK AND A PAIR OF SPINNING CARDS" VALUED AT 6S.
ESTATE: GRANTED THIRTY ACRES AND TEN ACRES IN THE 1638 LYNN LAND DIVISION [ EQC 2:270].

IN HIS WILL, DATED 1 JULY 1662 AND PROVED 26 NOVEMBER 1662, GEORGE FARR BEQUEATHED TO "MY SON JOHN" A LOT OF GROUND IN LYNN AND TWO ACRES AT RUMNEY MARSH TO "MY SONS LAZEROUS AND BENGAMIN ... MY HOUSE AND ALL THE LAND ABOUT IT" ALONG WITH ANOTHER LOT OF LAND TO "MY WIFE" HER THIRDS DURING HER WIDOWHOOD TO "MY SON JOSEPH" FIFTY SHILLINGS WHEN HE COMES OF AGE TO "MY FOUR DAUGHTERS NAMELY MARY, MARTHA, ELIZEBETH AND SARAH" FIFTY SHILLINGS APIECE, MARY AND MARTHA TWO YEARS AFTER TESTATOR'S DECEASE AND ELIZABETH AND SARAH FOUR YEARS AFTER [ EQC 3:18-19 EPR 1:402-03].

THE INVENTORY OF THE ESTATE OF GEORGE FARR, DECEASED, TAKEN 24 NOVEMBER 1662, TOTALLED £109 8S., INCLUDING £57 IN REAL ESTATE: "ONE DWELLING HOUSE AND SOME OUTHOUSING WITH THE LOT IT STANDS UPON," £20 "EIGHT ACRES OF UPLAND," £16 "EIGHT ACRES MORE OF UPLAND," £16 AND "TWO ACRES OF SALT MARSH IN RUMLEY MARSH," £5 [ EQC 2:19

BIRTH: ABOUT 1594 (DEPOSED "AGED ABOUT SIXTY-THREE" ON 15 APRIL 1657 [ EQC 7:127-28]).

DEATH: LYNN 24 OCTOBER 1662.

MARRIAGE: BY ABOUT 1633 ELIZABETH STOWERS, DAUGHTER OF NICHOLAS STOWERS SHE DIED AFTER 27 NOVEMBER 1672.

CHILDREN:

I JOHN, B. SAY 1633 D. LYNN 29 OCTOBER 1672. ADMINISTRATION ON THE ESTATE OF JOHN FARR WAS GRANTED ON 26 NOVEMBER 1672 TO RICHARD STOWER AND JOSEPH FARR AN AGREEMENT WAS REACHED AT SALEM COURT ON 27 NOVEMBER 1672 AMONG "HIS MOTHER ELIZEBETH FARR AND TWO BROTHERS, JOSEPH AND BENJAMIN, AND THREE SISTERS MARY, ELIZEBETH AND SARAH, THE SISTERS ALL MARRIED AND ONE OF THEM LIVING AT `GRAWTON,'" AND HIS ESTATE WAS DISTRIBUTED TO "NICHOLAS HUTCHIN, HIS BROTHER-IN-LAW," TO "JOHN HOLMES, HIS BROTHER-IN-LAW," TO "MARY CLARKE, A `MOTHERLESS CHILD & COUSIN' TO THE SAID JOHN FARR," TO JOSEPH AND BENJAMIN, AND TO "MATHIAS FARNWORTH, BROTHER-IN-LAW" [ EPR 2:303-05].

II LAZARUS, B. SAY 1635 D. LYNN 9 DECEMBER 1669.

III MARY, B. SAY 1637 M. BY 1657 (ASSUMING SHE WAS THE MOTHER OF ALL HIS CHILDREN) MATTHIAS FARNSWORTH OF GROTON [ TAG 75:149-50].

IV BENJAMIN, B. SAY 1639 M. LYNN 28 JULY 1680 ELIZABETH BURRILL.

V MARTHA, B. SAY 1641 M. BOSTON 18 SEPTEMBER 1661 "WILLIAM CLARKE NOW RESIDENT IN BOSTON" (THE BRIDE DESCRIBED AS "MARTHA FARR OF DAUGHTER OF GEORGE FARR OF LYNNE") [ BVR 82].

VI JOSEPH, B. SAY 1643 (D. LYNN 3 FEBRUARY 1727 IN HIS 90TH YEAR, BUT NOT YET OF AGE IN 1662) M. (1) LYNN 22 SEPTEMBER 1680 HANNAH WALDEN M. (2) LYNN 15 SEPTEMBER 1696 REBECCA KNIGHT.

VII ELIZABETH, B. SAY 1645 M. LYNN 4 APRIL 1666 NICHOLAS HUTCHINS.

VIII SARAH, B. SAY 1647 M. BY 1672 JOHN HOLMES.

COMMENTS: ON 15 APRIL 1657 "GEORGE FAR, AGED ABOUT SIXTY-THREE YEARS, TESTIFIED THAT BLACK WILL OR DUKE WILLIAM, SO CALLED, WAS THE OWNER OF NAHANT AND HE HELPED TO FENCE IT IN FOR THOMAS DEXTER" [ EQC 7:127-28]. ON 27 APRIL 1657 "GEORGE FARR TESTIFIED THAT ALL THOSE WHO FENCED AT NAHANT HAD PROPRIETORSHIP THERE, AND WHEN CAPT. TURNER WITH THE REST MADE THE FENCE, HE SAID TO MAKE HASTE LEST THE COUNTRY TAKE IT FROM THEM" [ EQC 7:129].

ON 2 JUNE 1684 ELIZABETH FARR DELIVERED TO COURT A PETITION DECLARING THAT SHE HAD "LIVED HERE IN LYN FOR THE SPACE OF FIFTY & FOUR YEARS ON A SMALL TRACT OF LAND GRANTED BY THE TOWNSMEN OF LYN THAT THEN WERE ... UNTO MY DECEASED HUSBAND GEORG[E] FARR WHO POSSESSED IT PEACABLY ALL HIS DAYS AND SO LEFT IT WITH YOUR POOR PETITIONER HIS WIDOW" [ EQC 9:244-45].

ON 1 JULY 1657 "GEORGE FARR OF LYN, WITNESS IN CASE OF THO[MAS] DEXTER AND THE TOWN, PRESENTED FOR TAKING A FALSE OATH" [ EQC 2:50, 51]. ON 24 NOVEMBER 1657 "GEORGE FARR [IS] DISCHARGED OF HIS BOND," PRESUMABLY IN THIS SAME MATTER [ EQC 2:59].


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Elizabeth STOWERS - Title	The Tucker genealogy: a record of Gilbert Ruggles and Evelina Christina (Snyder) Tucker, their ancestors and descendants Publisher	s.n., 1901
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Title The Tucker genealogy: a record of Gilbert Ruggles and Evelina Christina (Snyder) Tucker, their ancestors and descendants
Publisher s.n., 1901
Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison
Digitized Feb 22, 2008
Length 305 pages

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1635 Birth of Child
Mary FARR was born 6 January 1635, Lynn, Massachusetts, USA
1646 Birth of Child
Martha FARR was born 25 February 1646, Lynn, Massachusetts, USA
1662 Death of Spouse/Partner
George FARR died 24 October 1662, Lynn, Massachusetts, USA
1669 Death of Child
Lazarus FARR died 9 December 1669, Lynn, Massachusetts, USA
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1672 Death of Child
John FARR died 29 October 1672, Lynn, Massachusetts, USA
death1687 Death
11 March 1687
Lynn, Massachusetts, USA
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