Lt. Col. John Farrar

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John Farrar

Birthdate: (52)
Birthplace: Farrar's Island, Henrico, Virginia
Death: March 1684 (52)
Farrar's Island, Henrico, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Councillor William Farrar and Cecily Reynolds
Brother of Col. William Farrar; Cecily Sherman; Cicely Sherman and Cecily Sherman
Half brother of Temperance Cocke; Mary Jordan and Margaret Jordan

Occupation: Justice and high sheriff
Managed by: Eli Klausner Montague
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About Lt. Col. John Farrar

Lt. Col. John Farrar, born 1631 in Farrar's Island, Henrico Co., VA; died March 1684/85 in Henrico Co., VA.

John Farrar was named for his grandfather John Farrer the Elder... Lieutenant Colonel John Farrar, a bachelor, held a number of important offices. He was very active in the militia, a burgess in 1680, 1683, 1684; Justice of Henrico and at the time of his death, in 1685, held the high office of sheriff of the county.


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Henrico, Virginia
March 1684
Age 52
Henrico, Virginia