Thomas FARRAR

Male 1615 - 1694  (79 years)


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  • Name Thomas FARRAR  [1
    • Fined for assaulting Henry Jackson and again for assaulting his brother Henry in 1640; emigrated before 1645. As son of Thos. Farrar of Burnley, sent a power of atty. to his brother Henry, Jan. 2, 1645/6. Lived in Nahant Street and was made Freeman after 1690. In 1692, the town voted that he and seven others should "set" in the pulpit. This was probably on account of their age and consequent difficulty in hearing. In this same year, and when his son Thomas was one of the Selectmen of the town, he was accused of witchcraft; for the testimony against him see page 73. Savage makes him m. (2) Mar 3, 1681, Abigail Collins, but she was the wife of his son Thomas. He bequeathed his dau. Hannah Berry, one cow. "Thomas Farrar was brought before the Court at Salem May 8, 1692 and sent to prison at Boston, where he was kept until Nov 2, more than five months. (History of Lynn) [1]
    Born 29 Jan 1614/15  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Feb 1693/4  [1
    Person ID I82920  Main Tree
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2018 

    Family Elizabeth ?,   d. 8 Jan 1680/1 
    Married England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hannah FARRAR  [Birth]
    +2. Sarah FARRAR,   b. Abt 1648,   d. 23 May 1712  (Age ~ 64 years)  [Birth]
     3. Elizabeth FARRAR,   d. 25 Oct 1677  [Birth]
     4. Thomas FARRAR,   b. Abt 1657,   d. 29 Dec 1733  (Age ~ 76 years)  [Birth]
     5. Susannah FARRAR,   b. 26 Mar 1659  [Birth]
     6. Peleg FARRAR,   b. 6 Oct 1660,   d. 12 Oct 1660  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     7. Mehitable FARRAR,   b. 6 Oct 1660,   d. 12 Oct 1660  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F33864  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S3597] "Genealogical Notes on the Founding of New England" My Ancestors Part in that Undertaking, Ernest Flagg.