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William Farrar[1, 2]

Male Bef 1583 - 1637  (> 53 years)


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  • Name William Farrar 
    Born Bef 28 Apr 1583  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 29 Apr 1583  Croxton, Lincolnshire, , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1637  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2853  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2010 

    Father John Farrar,   d. 1628 
    Mother Cicely Kelke 
    Married 25 Aug 1574  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    St. Sepulchre's Without Newgate 
    Family ID F2018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cicely Reynolds,   b. Abt 1600, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 2 May 1625  Henrico Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Cicely Farrar,   b. 1625,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Farrar, Jr.,   b. 1627, Henrico Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1677, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     3. John Farrar,   b. Abt 1632, Henrico Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F705  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Bef 28 Apr 1583 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 29 Apr 1583 - Croxton, Lincolnshire, , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 May 1625 - Henrico Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1637 - Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • William was the third son of John Farrar, the Elder. He arrived inVirginia in Aug 1618 aboard the Neptune with Lord De La Warr. In1623/4, Sisley Jordan was listed in a muster at his home at Jordan'sJourney. Shortly after her husband's death, she seemingly had agreedto marry Rev. Greville Pooley. Instead, she married William Farrarand the good Rev. sued in the first breach of promise suit in thecolonies. The case was eventually remanded to England and back toVirginia, being resolved in Jan 1624/5.

  • Sources 
    1. [S287] Links in a Chain Virginia Historical Magazine Vol.

    2. [S451] Adventurers of Purse and Person, Vol. 1.


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