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FARRELL-DONALDSON (Soundex F643)

  Farrell-Donaldson, Marie — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


FARRELLY (Soundex F640) — See also ALLFREY, CRELLY, ELLY, FARLEY, FARR, FARREL, FARRELL, FARREN, FARRENKOPF, FERILLO, FERRAIOLO, FIORELLO, FRALEY, GENGARELLY, MCFARREN, OFARRELL.

  Farrelly, Alexander Anthony (1923-2002) — also known as Alexander A. Farrelly — of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Born December 29, 1923. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1967-70; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1980, 1996, 2000; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands, 1987-95. Died September 10, 2002 (age 78 years, 255 days). Burial location unknown.
  Cross-reference: John de Jongh
  See also Wikipedia article
  Farrelly, David M. (1807-1890) — of Meadville, Crawford County, Pa. Born in Meadville, Crawford County, Pa., April 15, 1807. Lawyer; Crawford County Register and Recorder of Deeds, 1830; delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1836; burgess of Meadville, Pennsylvania, 1847. Died in Meadville, Crawford County, Pa., December 15, 1890 (age 83 years, 244 days). Interment at Greendale Cemetery, Meadville, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Farrelly (1770-1826) and Elizabeth (Meade) Farrelly (1786-1811); brother of John Wilson Farrelly; married 1843 to Elizabeth Mead (1821-1894).
  Political family: Farrelly family of Meadville, Pennsylvania.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrelly, Hugh P. — of Neosho County, Kan. Democrat. Kansas Democratic state chair, 1902-04; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Farrelly, James T. — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Farrelly, John Wilson (1809-1860) — also known as John W. Farrelly — of Meadville, Crawford County, Pa. Born in Meadville, Crawford County, Pa., July 7, 1809. Whig. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1837; burgess of Meadville, Pennsylvania, 1837, 1839-41; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1842-44 (21st District 1842-43, 26th District 1844); U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 22nd District, 1847-49. Died December 20, 1860 (age 51 years, 166 days). Interment at Greendale Cemetery, Meadville, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Farrelly; brother of David M. Farrelly (1807-1890).
  Political family: Farrelly family of Meadville, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrelly, Patrick (1770-1826) — of Meadville, Crawford County, Pa. Born in Ireland, 1770. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1811-12; major in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1821-26 (15th District 1821-23, 18th District 1823-26); died in office 1826. Died in Meadville, Crawford County, Pa., January 12, 1826 (age about 55 years). Original interment at Old Meadville Cemetery (which no longer exists), Meadville, Pa.; reinterment at Greendale Cemetery, Meadville, Pa.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Mead (1786-1811); father of David M. Farrelly and John Wilson Farrelly (1809-1860).
  Political family: Farrelly family of Meadville, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrelly, Stanley — of Christiansted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


FARREN (Soundex F650) — See also BARREN, FARR, FARRAN, FARREL, FARRELL, FARRELLY, FARRENKOPF, FARRIN, FARRON, FEARN, FERRAN, FERREN, FRANE, FREAN, MCFARREN, OFARRELL, PARREN, PHARIN, PHARION.

  Farren, (need first name) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farren, Charles F. — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Milford, 1932. Burial location unknown.
Henry B. Farren Farren, Henry B. (1848-1905) — of Elvira Township, Buffalo County, S.Dak. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 4, 1848. Republican. Carpenter; lawyer; Buffalo County State's Attorney; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 16th District, 1903-04. Died March 5, 1905 (age 56 years, 121 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Gann Valley, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of James L. Farren.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Farren, John S. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Farren, Loretta D. — of Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Reform candidate for Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Farren, Richard L. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Farren, Roswell B. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of New Haven, Connecticut, 1896. Burial location unknown.


FARRENKOPF (Soundex F652) — See also FAHRENKOPF, FARREL, FARRELL, FARRELLY, FARREN, GEANKOPLIS, GRENKOWICZ, MCFARREN, MESSENKOP, OFARRELL, PAGENKOPF.

  Farrenkopf, August E. — of Ridgewood, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 2nd District, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Farrenkopf, Frank — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Vernon; elected 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.


FARRIER (Soundex F660) — See also BARRIER, CARRIER, CARRIERE, FARR, FARRIN, FARRINGTON, FARRIOR, FARRIS, FERRARI, FERRIER, QUARRIER.

  Farrier, George H. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1872-73, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Farrier, Jay — of Oneida, Madison County, N.Y. Postmaster at Oneida, N.Y., 1915-16, 1921-28. Burial location unknown.
  Farrier, Nelson G. (b. 1887) — of Hillman, Montmorency County, Mich. Born in Rust Township, Montmorency County, Mich., 1887. Republican. Montmorency County Treasurer, 1913-16; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Presque Isle District, 1917-28. Burial location unknown.


FARRIN (Soundex F650) — See also ARRIN, FARR, FARRAN, FARREN, FARRIER, FARRINGTON, FARRIOR, FARRIS, FARRON, FERRIN, FRAIN, PHARIN, PHARION, VARRIN.

  Farrin, Charles A. — of Pemaquid Harbor, Bristol, Lincoln County, Maine. Postmaster at Pemaquid Harbor, Maine, 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Farrin, Jim — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


FARRINGTON (Soundex F652) — See also ARRINGTON, BARRINGTON, CARRINGTON, DARRINGTON, FARRIER, FARRIN, FARRIOR, FARRIS, FEARINGTON, FERRINGTON, HARRINGTON, PARRINGTON, TARRINGTON, WARRINGTON, YARRINGTON.

  FARRINGTON: See also William Farrington Aldrich — Thomas Farrington Sedgwick — Farrington M. Thompson
  Farrington, Charles, Sr. — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1960 (member, Credentials Committee). Still living as of 1960.
  Farrington, Charles E. — of Mercer County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1958-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Farrington, Daniel T., Jr. (born c.1896) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born about 1896. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1944 (alternate), 1956. English and Irish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, E. S. See Edward Silsby Farrington
  Farrington, Edward F. (1886-1918) — of New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J. Born in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J., October 12, 1886. Mayor of New Brunswick, N.J., 1915-18. Catholic. Member, Elks; Eagles. Died December 17, 1918 (age 32 years, 66 days). Interment at St. Peter's Cemetery, New Brunswick, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Farrington (1840-1913) and Mary A. (Carlon) Farrington (1850-1936); married to Ethel Schaible.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrington, Edward Silsby (1856-1929) — also known as E. S. Farrington — Born in Yreka, Siskiyou County, Calif., September 6, 1856. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1900, 1902; U.S. District Judge for Nevada, 1907-28; took senior status 1928. Died in Santa Barbara County, Calif., August 31, 1929 (age 72 years, 359 days). Interment at Lone Mountain Cemetery, Carson City, Nev.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Farrington (1828-1896) and Ann Elizabeth (Silsby) Farrington (1831-1899); married to Celia Agnes Saber (1859-1938); second cousin of Wallace Rider Farrington (1871-1933); second cousin once removed of Joseph Rider Farrington.
  Political family: Farrington family of Honolulu, Hawaii.
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrington, Elizabeth Pruett (1898-1984) — also known as Elizabeth P. Farrington; Mary Elizabeth Pruett; Mrs. Joseph R. Farrington — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Tokyo, Japan, May 30, 1898. Republican. Newspaper reporter; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1954-57; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1956. Female. Disciples of Christ. Member, Junior League; American Association of University Women; Theta Sigma Phi; Alpha Omicron Pi. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, July 21, 1984 (age 86 years, 52 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Daughter of Robert Lee Pruett and Josephine (Baugh) Pruett; married, May 17, 1920, to Joseph Rider Farrington (1897-1954).
  Political family: Farrington family of Honolulu, Hawaii.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Farrington, Ernest A. — of Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Mayor of Haddonfield, N.J., 1953-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Eugene W. — of Fillmore County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 3, 1875, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Farrington, Frank — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Frank George (1872-1933) — also known as Frank G. Farrington — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, September 11, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1912; member of Maine state house of representatives from Kennebec County, 1917-20; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1919-20; member of Maine state senate 7th District, 1921-24; justice of Maine state supreme court, 1928-33; died in office 1933. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Zeta Psi. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, September 3, 1933 (age 60 years, 357 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Franklin Leonard Farrington (1832-1922) and Cordelia (Wilson) Farrington (1838-1925); married, September 5, 1894, to Martha Blanche French.
  Farrington, Frederick H. — of Brandon, Rutland County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Brandon, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, George (b. 1843) — of Searsburg, Bennington County, Vt. Born in Searsburg, Bennington County, Vt., July 24, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Searsburgh, 1876, 1884, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, George W. — of Livonia Township (now Livonia), Wayne County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1835-38, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, George W. — of Minnesota. Member Minnesota territorial council 2nd District, 1852-53. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Farrington, George W. — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Long Beach, Calif., 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Henry (1837-1925) — of Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine; Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine, June 16, 1837. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; member of Maine state senate, 1911-12. Member, Freemasons. Died April 6, 1925 (age 87 years, 294 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, Waldoboro, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of George Farrington (1812-1892) and Harriet (Orff) Farrington (1818-1906); married, June 15, 1862, to Susan A. Heyer; father of John Henry Farrington (1863-1909); fourth cousin once removed of Eugene Harvey Libby.
  Political family: Libby-Felt family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrington, Howard H. — U.S. Consular Agent in Albert Town, as of 1888-97. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, James (1791-1859) — of Rochester, Strafford County, N.H. Born in Conway, Carroll County, N.H., October 1, 1791. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1828-31; member of New Hampshire state senate 5th District, 1832-35; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1837-39. Died in Rochester, Strafford County, N.H., October 29, 1859 (age 68 years, 28 days). Interment at Old Cemetery, Rochester, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Farrington, James M. (1798-1869) — of Vigo County, Ind. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 6, 1798. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1825, 1840-41; Vigo County Treasurer, 1829-1842; member of Indiana state senate, 1831-34. Died in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind., October 8, 1869 (age 70 years, 306 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Ind.
  Farrington, Jeff — of Utica, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 30th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Farrington, John A. — of Cabot, Washington County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Cabot, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, John Henry (1863-1909) — also known as John H. Farrington — of Punta Gorda, De Soto County (now Charlotte County), Fla. Born in Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine, November 7, 1863. Private secretary to Sherman Conant, general manager, Florida Southern Railway; orange grower; banker; Vice-Consul for Great Britain in Punta Gorda, Fla., 1896-98; deputy collector of customs. Died in Punta Gorda, De Soto County (now Charlotte County), Fla., January 8, 1909 (age 45 years, 62 days). Interment at Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Farrington (1837-1925) and Susan (Heyer) Farrington; married, June 1, 1893, to Sadie Rogers.
  Political family: Libby-Felt family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrington, John P. — of St. Louis, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 5th District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, John S. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Judge, Missouri Springfield Court of Appeals, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Mrs. Joseph R. See Elizabeth Pruett Farrington
  Farrington, Joseph Rider (1897-1954) — also known as Joseph R. Farrington — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Washington, D.C., October 15, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; newspaper reporter; newspaper publisher; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1934-42; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1943-54; died in office 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1944, 1948, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee). Died in Washington, D.C., June 19, 1954 (age 56 years, 247 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Wallace Rider Farrington and Catherine McAlpine (Crane) Farrington; married, May 17, 1920, to Mary Elizabeth Pruett (1898-1984); second cousin once removed of Edward Silsby Farrington.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrington, Leonna — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Farrington, Mabel M. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948, 1952. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Palmer D. — of Lawrence, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Cedarhurst, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Nassau County 6th District, 1955-61; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, R. M. — of Hettinger, Adams County, N.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Ray G. — of Ortonville, Big Stone County, Minn. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state senate 56th District, 1907-10; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1912 (alternate), 1924. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Farrington, Richard — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Thomas — of Owego, Tioga County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Tioga County, 1833, 1840; New York state treasurer, 1842-45, 1846-47; appointed 1842, 1846; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Thomas — of London, Monroe County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Monroe County, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Thomas O. — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Whig. Postmaster at Yonkers, N.Y., 1841-43. Burial location unknown.
  Farrington, Wallace Rider (1871-1933) — of Hawaii. Born in Orono, Penobscot County, Maine, May 3, 1871. Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1921-29. Congregationalist. Died of heart disease in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 6, 1933 (age 62 years, 156 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Rider Farrington (1830-1897) and Ellen Elizabeth (Holyoke) Farrington (1835-1895); married, October 26, 1896, to Catharine McAlpine Crane (1870-1953); father of Joseph Rider Farrington (1897-1954); second cousin of Edward Silsby Farrington.
  Political family: Farrington family of Honolulu, Hawaii.
  Farrington High School, in Honolulu, Hawaii, is named for him.  — Farrington Street and Farrington Highway, in Honolulu, Hawaii, are named for him.  — Farrington Hall auditorium (built 1930, demolished in the 1970s), at the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farrington, Walter J. (b. 1829) — of Fishkill, Dutchess County, N.Y.; Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Lagrangeville, Dutchess County, N.Y., October 17, 1829. Lawyer; Prohibition candidate for New York state attorney general, 1873; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1874 (13th District), 1886 (16th District); Prohibition candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1884, 1889; Prohibition candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1892; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 16th District, 1893; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1896 (Prohibition, 2nd District), 1915 (9th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896; Prohibition candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Elijah Farrington (1781-1861) and Phoebe (Howe) Farrington (1785-1857); married, June 2, 1858, to Sarah E. Kay.
  Farrington, William M. — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Democrat. Postmaster at Memphis, Tenn., 1897-99. Burial location unknown.


FARRIOR (Soundex F660) — See also FARR, FARRIER, FARRIN, FARRINGTON, FARRIS, FORARI, ORIORDAN, PRIOR, RIORDAN, WARRIOR.

  FARRIOR: See also Joseph Edgar Brown — David Jennings Rose — Alfred Decatur Ward


FARRIS (Soundex F620) — See also ARRIS, BARRIS, FAHRES, FARES, FARIAS, FARIES, FARIS, FARISS, FARR, FARRIER, FARRIN, FARRINGTON, FARRIOR, FAURES, FERRIS, FRIAS, FRISA, PARRIS, PHARES, PHARIS, PHARISS, PHARRIS, SAFFIR.

  FARRIS: See also Louis Farris Adado — Cecil Farris Bryant — Mrs. Farris Covert — Ruth Farris Davis — Ben S. Meeks — Farris Roberts, Jr. — Farris B. Streeter — Samuel Farris Teague
  Farris, A. P. — of Maplewood, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 2nd District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Alvin — of Richmond, Madison County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Farris, Andrew Paul (b. 1957) — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Born August 25, 1957. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 11th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Farris, Anna — of Arkadelphia, Clark County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Farris, Anthony J. P. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 8th District, 1960, 1962; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Texas, 1969-74. Still living as of 1974.
  Farris, Charles J. — of Bible Grove, Clay County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Frank H. (1867-1926) — of Steelville, Crawford County, Mo.; Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Born in Lebanon, Laclede County, Mo., August 8, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state senate 24th District, 1899-1906, 1923-26; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1907-08, 1911-12, 1915-20 (Crawford County 1907-08, 1911-12, Phelps County 1915-20); defeated, 1920; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1916 (alternate; member, Credentials Committee), 1924; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 24th District, 1922-23. Died September 1, 1926 (age 59 years, 24 days). Interment at Rolla Cemetery, Rolla, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of John Wesley Farris (1846-1915) and Josephine (Lewis) Farris (1848-1977); married, January 28, 1888, to Anna M. Miller.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farris, Herman P. — of Missouri. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Ion L. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, J. R. — of Nebraska. Democrat. Candidate for Nebraska state auditor, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, James L. — of Ray County, Mo. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 4th District, 1875; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Ray County, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, James W. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 1st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Farris, Jimmie — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996, 2004, 2008; member of Democratic National Committee from Tennessee, 2004-08. Still living as of 2008.
  Farris, Jimmy — of Stephens County, Okla. Republican. Chair of Stephens County Republican Party, 2014. Still living as of 2014.
  Farris, Mrs. Joe — of Daisetta, Liberty County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Joe B. — of Liberty, Liberty County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Joe H. See Joseph Harvey Farris
  Farris, John — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Farris, John Wesley (1846-1915) — also known as John W. Farris — of Lebanon, Laclede County, Mo. Born in Marion County, Ill., January 20, 1846. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper business; lawyer; insurance agent; member of Missouri state senate 22nd District, 1883-86; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Laclede County, 1897-98. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Grand Army of the Republic. Died April 23, 1915 (age 69 years, 93 days). Interment at Lebanon Cemetery, Lebanon, Mo.
  Presumably named for: John Wesley
  Relatives: Son of Hiram King Farris and Abigail (McGrew) Farris; married to Josephine E. Lewis (1848-1877); father of Frank H. Farris (1867-1926).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Farris, Joseph Harvey (1922-1997) — also known as Joe H. Farris — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., April 14, 1922. Radio and television personality; sports announcer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1991-97; died in office 1997. Episcopalian. Lebanese ancestry. Member, Lions. Found dead in a hotel room probably from cardiac arrythmia, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 10, 1997 (age 75 years, 118 days). Interment at Sunset Memorial Park, South Charleston, W.Va.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Lou Corey (sister-in-law of Mario J. Palumbo; aunt of Corey Palumbo (1972-)).
  Political family: Palumbo-Corey family of Charleston, West Virginia.
  Farris, Joseph W. — Member of Missouri state senate 23rd District, 1905-08. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Kimberly — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Farris, L. A. — of Polk County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Polk County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, L. F. — of Piedmont, Wayne County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Ralph W. (b. 1886) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in 1886. Republican. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives from Kennebec County (1st), 1931-32; Maine state attorney general, 1945-50. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Robert A. — of Wilson, Wilson County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, Scott — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wyoming at-large, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Farris, Stephen A. — of Swoyersville, Luzerne County, Pa.; Luzerne, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, W. E. — of Clifton City, Wayne County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, William — of Kent County, Del. Prohibition candidate for Delaware state senate from Kent County, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Farris, William W. — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Farris, Willifred M. — of Gastonia, Gaston County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Gastonia, N.C., 1963-67 (acting, 1963). Still living as of 1967.


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The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
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  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/farrelly-farris.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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