William Farrar, IV

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William Farrar, IV

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Farrar's Island, Henrico, Virginia
Death: Died in Goochland, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Maj. William Farrar and Priscilla Farrar
Husband of Sarah* FARRAR and Sarah Farrar
Father of Thomas* FARRAR; Thomas Farrar; William Farrar, V; Richard Farrar; Joseph Farrar and 2 others
Brother of Martha Skepley; Abel Farrar; Thomas Farrar; Priscilla Burton; George Farrar IV and 3 others
Half brother of Cicely Farrar

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About William Farrar, IV

William Farrar IV was the last owner of Farrar's Island, which he sold to Thomas Randolph on February 5, 1727. In return, he was to receive " land on the north side of the James River in the Parish of St. James and county of Henrico ( later became Goochland ) between Dover Mill and Stoney Creeks, an estimated 600 acres and 10 Negroes. "

Known as " Rochambeau ", William Farrar's plantation remained in his family three generations, finally being sold by his grandson, William Farrar in 1804.

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William Farrar, IV's Timeline

1682
1682
Henrico, Virginia
1720
1720
Age 38
Va
1723
1723
Age 41
Farrar Island, Henrico Co., VA
1725
1725
Age 43
Farrar's Island, VA
1727
1727
Age 45
Goochland, Virginia, USA
1730
1730
Age 48
Goochland Co., VA.
1736
1736
Age 54
Goochland, Virginia
1744
June 19, 1744
Age 62
Goochland, Virginia
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