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William Farrar, II (farrar11)

Father: William Farrar (farrar11)
Mother: Cecily Green Bailey Jordan


b. 1626 at Jordan's Journey, Henrico County, Virginia [Hilliard]

d. February 11, 1678 on Farrar's Island, Henrico County, Virginia[Hilliard]

mc. 1656, Mary Pigott Williams, bc. 1625, d. 1677 on Farrar's Island, Henrico County, Virginia. Daughter of John Williams and Mary Womack. [Hilliard]

Issue [Poet]

William Farrar III, (farrar101), b. 1657, d. 1721

Martha Farrar, b. 1664 on Farrar's Island, Henrico County, Virginia

m. Walter Shipley

Thomas Farrar, b. 1665 on Farrar's Island, Henrico County, Virginia, d. 1742 in St. James Northan, Virginia

m. 1682 in Henrico County, Virginia, Mary Ligon, b. 1662
m2. October 1,1686 in Goochland County, Virginia, Katherine Perrin, [StJohnMarr] b. 1670 in New Kent County, Virginia, . May 1747 in Goochland County, Virginia

John Farrar, bc. 1670 in Virginia, d. before 1729 on Farrar's Island, Henrico County, Virginia

m. November 16, 1691 in Henrico County, Virginia, Temperance Brown, b in Charles City, Henrico County, Virginia, d. 1721.

Cecily Farrar, bc. 1672 on Farrar's Island, Henrico County, Virginia

Information:

June 11, 1637:
Governor Harvey granted to "William Farrar, son and heir of William Farrar, late of Henrico deceased," 2,000 acres in Henrico, abutting easterly upon the Glebe land of Varina, and thence extending westerly to the bottom of ---- Island, southerly up on the Main river, and northerly into the woods. The said land being due him for the transportation at his own charges, of 40 persons into the colony. This land was the neck, now cut off by the Dutch Gap canal, known as Farrar's Island. [Hilliard]

1662-3 and 1666:
William was member of the House of Burgesses.

May 6, 1676:
In his last will and testement, William gave his son William Farrar's Island. The of the rest of his property he left to his son's Thomas and John.


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