John Farmer 1813-1901

 

John Farmer
Birth 8 MAR 1813 • Whitechapel St Mary, England
Death 8 FEB 1901 • Campobello, New Brunswick, Canada

Ann Gregg
Birth 5 APR 1821 • Ombersley, Worcestershire, England
Death 10 JUL 1864 • St Annes Church, Campobello, New Brunswick, Canada

Birth: 1813
Death: Feb. 3, 1901

Family links:
Spouse:
Ann Farmer (1820 – 1864)*

Children:
Frances Owen Farmer (1845 – 1865)*

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Birth: 1820
Death: Jul. 8, 1864

Family links:
Spouse:
John Farmer (1813 – 1901)

Children:
Frances Owen Farmer (1845 – 1865)*
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Birth: 1877
Death: May 10, 1901

Father’s name: John Farmer (1811- )
Mother’s name: Julia A. Palmer (1835-1914)

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5. Ann b. Gregg 9 March 1822, bap. 17 March 1822, Cheviot Street Presbyterian Church, Wooler.  Ann was recorded as Agnes in the list of the Wooler settlers, but was baptized Ann and was known by that name in New Brunswick.  She married 3 August 1843 John FARMER of Campobello, the collector of customs there.    

The 1851 census of Campobello includes:

FARMER John 38 English Husband JP/Farmer 1836

Ann 30 English Wife 1837

Frances Owen   6 NB Daughter

Richard   5 NB Son

William   3 NB Son

Thomas   1 NB Son

Edward 3m NB Son

Gaff     Mary 46 NB Mother Nurse

Ellen     9 NB Daughter

Follis Ann 12 Irish Dau. to G. Follis Servant

1861 Campobello Census:

FARMER John Esq. Husband 39 England Farmer

Ann Wife 40 England

Frances O. Daughter 16 Native

Richard J.R. Son 14 Native

William O. Son 13 Native

George Son 11 Native

Edward Son 10 Native

Ann (Gregg) Farmer died 8 July 1864 aged 44 and was buried at St Anne’s.  John remarried 30 June 1870 to Julia PALMER of Campobello and had a second family.

1871 Campobello census:

FARMER, John 59 England Collector of Customs M

Julia 33 NB M

Edwin 20 NB Painter

John 16 NB

Spencer   4 NB

Neil     3 NB

Gray     1 NB

1891 Campobello Census:

FARMER John 80  England CE

J.A. 55  W NB CE

Steele 22  S    NB England Book-Keeper

S 20  S

Lanslet 19  S

Rowenia 17  D

Mary 14  D

John Farmer died 3 February 1901 aged 88 and was buried with his first wife.

John and his first wife Ann had the following children:

i. Frances Owen b. c1845

ii. Richard J.R. b. c1847

iii. William O. b. c1848

iv. Thomas OR George b. c1850

v. Edward OR Edwin b. c1851

vi. John b. c1855

6. John b. 1 September 1823, bap. 5 October 1823, Cheviot Street Presbyterian Church, Wooler.  He is not in the list of the Wooler settlers and likely died in England.

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