Sixth Generation


52. Capt. John Farnham was born on 5 March 1790 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).134,135,137,180,181,182 [Couple] filed an intention to be married on 5 February 1825 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).183 Rev. Thaddeus Pomeroy On 5 September 1850 he was a Teamster in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).137 He lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 September 1850.137 In 1860 John was a Postmaster in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).182,184 He lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) in 1860.182 He died on 25 June 1868 at the age of 78 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).15,134,135,140 John served in the military in the War of 1812 , 1812 - 1815.135 Served in Tappan Robie's Massachusetts Militia per The New England Descendants of the immigrant Ralph Farnum of Rochester, Kent County, England and Ipswich, Massachusetts His surname was spelled Farnum on the 1850 census. Ann M. March and Capt. John Farnham were married on 28 February 1825 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).134,135,185,186,187 24 Feb 1826 per The New England Descendants of the immigrant Ralph Farnum of Rochester, Kent County, England and Ipswich, Massachusetts.

Married by Rev. Thaddeus Pomeroy.

53. Ann M. March187,188 was born on 16 May 1801 in Scarborough, Maine (Cumberland).135,182,184,186,189,190 She lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 September 1850.137 She lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) in 1860.182 Ann lived as head-of-household in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) in 1870.190 She lived in Boston, Massachusetts (Suffolk) in 1878.135 She lived as widowed head-of-household in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) in June 1880.188 Ann lived in Boston, Massachusetts (Suffolk) in 1880.189 Living with her son John in 1880. She died on 18 January 1892 at the age of 90.134,135

Children were:

26

i.

Capt. George Valentine Farnham-4965.

ii.

Henry B. Farnham was born on 16 March 1828 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).135,184 died young He died in died young.135

iii.

Henry Farnham was born on 10 May 1829 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).135,184 died young He died in died young.135

iv.

Sarah Elizabeth Farnham was born on 1 February 1832 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).135,184 She died on 5 August 1846 at the age of 14 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).135,184

v.

Ann Maria Farnham188 was born on 15 November 1835 in Bangor, Maine (Penobscot).135,137,184,188,190 Age 16 at 1850 census. Age 31 in 1870. She lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 September 1850.137 She lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) in 1870.190 Ann lived with her widowed mother in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) in 1880.188 She died on 6 November 1905 at the age of 69 in Cumberland, Maine (Cumberland).135

vi.

John C. Farnham was born on 15 August 1836 in Orono, Maine (Penobscot).135,137,182,184,189 Age 14 at 1850 census. Age 23 in 1860. Age 42 in 1880. He lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 September 1850.137 In 1860 he was a store clerk in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).182 John lived in Boston, Massachusetts (Suffolk) in 1880.189 He died on 1 March 1888 at the age of 51.184

vii.

William H. P. Farnham was born on 6 November 1838 in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).35,135,137,184,191 Age 12 at 1850 census. Age 21 at 1860 census. He lived in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 September 1850.137 In 1860 he was a store clerk in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland).192 William lived with his wife at his parent's home in Gorham, Maine (Cumberland) in 1860.192 He died on 23 August 1891 at the age of 52.184