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Benjamin Tarr, jr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Tarr, sr. and Rebecca Wallis
Husband of Mary Mollie Baker Barber
Father of Benjamin Tarr, III; Mary Barber Tarr; Daniel Tarr; Job Barber Tarr; Jabez Barber Tarr and 7 others
Brother of Rebecca Tarr; John Wallis Tarr; James Wallis Tarr; Lucy Wallis Tarr; Ann Wallis Tarr and 3 others
Half brother of William Card; Martha Card and Job Card

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About Benjamin Tarr, jr.

NOTE: 2nd Lt , MA

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!DATA

To find the source of information on Benjamin Tarr refer to

Descendants of Richard Tarr taken from the site www.paulasgeneration.com/tarr.htm

Generation No. 2

Ii Benjamin Tarr, b, December 25, 1726, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. 1814

Note:

'b' stands for born

'd' stands for died

!DATA

References to Benjamin Tarr found on line at the webGED:

Noyes Family Data Page - http://noyes.rootsweb.com/wga66.html

Source:

The Essex Genealogist, Vol. 19, Number 4; November 1999; p.235

Actual text

"Benjamin Tarr II was born on 25 Dec 1726

He died in 1814

Parents: Benjamin Tarr I and Rebecca Wallis Card (should read formerly Card)

Spouse: Mollie Barber

Benjamin Tarr II and Mollie Barber were married on 22 Dec 1748

Children were: Benjamin Tarr III"

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Additional Information for Benjamin Tarr

Sources (1)

Early Vital Records of Essex County Massachusetts to about 1850

Citing This Record

"Pedigree Resource File", database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/M1KH-WJC : accessed 2013-01-05), entry for Benjamin Tarr.

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Benjamin Tarr, jr.'s Timeline

1726
December 25, 1726
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

!BIRTH:
Birth of Benjamin Tarr jr.
Search results of relevant birth record obtained at the website hereafter:
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Author: IGI Individual Record, FamilySearch, International Genealogical Index, North America
Actual text:
"Benjamin Tarr jr.
Sex: Male
Event:
Birth:
Date: 25 Dec 1726
Place: Gloucester, Essex, Ma.
Parents:
Father: Benjamin Tarr
Mother: Rebecca Card (should read Wallis formerly Card)"
Source of information:
Film Number 449748 2C0
Page Number: 0024
Reference number 41764

!BIRTH
Birth of Benjamin Tarr jr.
Relevant birth entry taken from the printed Vital Records of Gloucester filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, USA, obtained at location hereafter:
Family History Center, 2005 Zabala st., Belgrano, City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Source: FHC Film 823641 - Vol. I - Page 702
Actual text
"Gloucester Births
Tarr
Benjamin, s. Benjamin and Rebecca, Dec. 25, 1726."
Note:
's' stands for son of

1727
January 1, 1727
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States

!CHRISTENING
Baptism of Benjamin Tarr jr.
Search results of relevant christening record obtained at the website hereafter:
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Author: IGI Individual Record, FamilySearch, International Genealogical Index, North America
Actual text:
"Benjamin Tarr
Sex: Male
Event:
Christening:
Date: 1 Jan 1727
Place: Gloucester, Essex, Ma., USA"

1748
December 22, 1748
Age 21
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States

!MARRIAGE:
Marriage of Benjamin Wallis Tarr to Mary Mollie Baker Barber
Relevant marriage entry taken from the printed Vital Records of Gloucester filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, USA, obtained at location hereafter:
Family History Center, 2005 Zabala st., Belgrano, City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Author: The Essex Institute Salem, Ma., USA, published, the said records
Source: FHC Film 823641 - Vol. II - Page 533
Actual text:
"Gloucester Marriages
TARR,
Benjamin jr., and Mary Barber, Dec. 22, 1748*
*Intention of marriage also recorded"

!MARRIAGE
Marriage of Benjamin Wallis Tarr to Mary Mollie Baker Barber
Search results of relevant marriage record obtained at the website hereafter:
www.familysearch.org
Author: FamilySearch, Ancestral File
Actual text:
"BENJAMIN TARR
Sex: Male
Event
Marriage:
Spouse: MARY BARBER
Date: 22 DEC 1748
Place: Gloucester, Essex, Ma.
Source of information:
Batch Number: A459192
Sheet: 00
Source Call No.: 459192-459196
Type: Book

1749
August 25, 1749
Age 22
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States

!BIRTH:
Birth of Benjamin Tarr III
Search results of relevant birth record obtained at the website hereafter:
www.familysearch.org.
Author: IGI Individual Record, FamilySearch, International Genealogical Index, North America
Actual text:
"BENJAMIN TARR
Sex: Male
Event:
Birth:
Date: 25 Aug. 1749
Place: Gloucester, Essex, Ma.
Parents:
Father: Benjamin Tar
Mother: Mary Barber"
Source of information:
Film Number: 449748
Page Number: 0025
Reference number: 41763
Batch No. - Dates - Source Call No. - Type: - Printout Call No.:
C500251 - 1642/1849 - 0823641-0823641 - Film - NONE
Sheet: 00.

!BIRTH
Birth of Benjamin Barber Tarr III
Relevant birth entry taken from the printed Vital Records of Gloucester filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, USA, obtained at location hereafter:
Family History Center, 2005 Zabala st., Belgrano, City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Author: The Essex Institute Salem, Ma., USA, published the said records
Source: FHC Film 823641 - Page 702 - Vol. I
Actual text
"Gloucester Births
TARR
BENJAMIN (3 d. P.R. 902), s. Benjamin, jr. and Mary (Barber), Aug. 25, 1749."

1749
- 1773
Age 22
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States

!DESCENDANTS
To find references to Bejamin Wallis Tarr's descendants refer to the site www.paulasgeneration.com/tarr.htm: Descendants of Richard Tarr
Generation No. 3
3 BENJAMIN3 TARR (BENJAMIN 2, RICHARD 1) was born December 25, 1726 in Gloucester, Massachusetts, and died 1814.
He married MARY POLLY BARBER December 22, 1748 in Gloucester, Massachusetts, daughter of DANIEL BARBER and ANNA BAKER.

Children of BENJAMIN TARR and MARY BARBER are:
I - BENJAMIN TARR 3RD, b. August 25, 1749, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. 1811; m. (1) LUCY SAYWORD, August 9, 1772, Gloucester, Massachusetts; m. (2) ELISABETH SMITH, June 14, 1781, Gloucester, Massachusetts
ii - MARY TARR, b. February 17, 1751/52, Gloucester, Massachusetts; m. ANDREW LANE, December 14,1769
Iii - DANIEL BARBER TARR, b. May 12, 1754, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. April 16, 1840
iv - JOB4 TARR, b. December 26, 1756, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. May 18, 1835, Gloucester, Massachusetts
v - JABEZ TARR, b. August 19, 1759, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. November 25, 1844
vi.- ANNE TARR, b. December 13, 1761, Gloucester, Massachusetts
vii - MOSES TARR, b. May 29, 1763, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. 1781
viii.- EPS TARR, b. August 26, 1765, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. 1809
ix.- DAVID TARR, b. January 13, 1768, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. May 15, 1816
x - ROBERT TARR, b. April 22, 1770, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. April 11, 1815
xi.- FRANCIS TARR, b. June 6, 1773, Gloucester, Massachusetts; d. 1822
Note:
‘b’ stands for born
‘d’ stands for died
‘m’ stands for married

1752
February 17, 1752
Age 25
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States
1754
May 12, 1754
Age 27
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States

!BIRTH
Birth of Daniel Tarr
Relevant birth entry taken from the printed Vital Records of Gloucester filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, USA, obtained at location hereafter:
Family History Center, 2005 Zabala st., Belgrano, City of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Author: The Essex Institute Salem, Ma., USA, published the said records
Source: FHC Film 823641 - Vol. I - Page 704
Actual text
"Gloucester Births
Tarr
Benjamin Tarr, May 12, 1754 - *P.R. 941
Note:
*P.R. means Parish records."

1756
December 17, 1756
Age 29
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States
1759
August 19, 1759
Age 32
Gloucester, Essex, Ma., United States
1761
December 12, 1761
Age 34