181 – John Owen Farmer 1888

John Owen Farmer was born on the 17th of July 1888 in Winnipeg, Manitoba to parents Spencer Palmer Farmer and Dinah Butler. He married Ruth Hope White and they had four children together. He died in Perth Andover in


Spencer Palmer Farmer was born on 13 Oct 1866 in Welchpool, Campobello Island and Christened 20 July 1868 at the St Annes Church. He spent his life on Campobello island and from the census records we know that his occupation was a bookkeeper. He was married twice. He married Dinah Butler in 1893 and together they had 5 children. He married Elizabeth Anne MacGillvrey and they had one son together. He died in 1942 at St Andrews, NB  and is buried in the St Andrews Rural Cemetery.

Dinah Butler was born in 1866 in England. She died on the 6th of Aug 1900 and is buried in St. Andrews NB.

Marriage to Ruth

Ruth Hope White was born on the 27th of Sep 1984 in Fort Fairfield, ME.

Children of John and Ruth

Kathleen Ruth Farmer Dec 9 1915

Kathleen Ruth Farmer was born on Dec 9 1915.

Louise Francis Farmer Oct 8 1917

Louise Francis Farmer was born in ?? 1917 in ??. She married C. Edward Decker ??-1998 in 1940. Louise and Edward had three children. John Charles Decker 1941 Richard Marshal Decker 1947 Lee Edward Decker 1950

Donald Spencer Farmer Sep 8 1920

Donald Spencer Farmer was born on the 8th of Sept 1920 in Debec NB. He died on the 14th of June 2001 in Halifax of throat Cancer and is buried in the National Military Cemetery, Beechwood in Ottawa, ON.

John Franklin Farmer Aug 4 1926

John Franklin Farmer was born Aug 4, 1926.





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