FARRIS:

William Farris
was born 1797 in Ireland. He died after 1871. He came to NB about 1822 and married Dec 1825 to Mary Ann Bridges born 1807. She died after 1871. They settled, in 1829, at Fairhaven, Deer Island, West Isles Parish, Charlotte County.

children:
1) Rebecca Farris born in 1827
2) Mary Elizabeth Farris born 1829, d. 1896, m. (1st) 10 May 1852 Leonard C. Cummings b. 1828, d. 1854, (2nd) 25 Oct 1857 James A. Calder b. 1831, d. 1896
3) William Henry Farris b. 1830, d. 1904, m. 13 Feb 1853 Lucretia Griffin b. 1833, d. 1906: went to Eastport, ME
4) Sarah Farris b. 1832
5) Mary Farris b. 1833, m. 3 Dec 1851 William Wentworth born 1821
6) Daniel Farris b. 1834
7) Dorcas A. Farris b. 1836
8) John W. Farris born 1838, died 1890, married Abigail Matthews
9) Martha E. Farris b. 1840, d. after 1871, m. George J. Doughty b. 1823, died after 1871
10) Stephen Oliver Farris b. 1841, d. 1917, married 15 Oct 1871 Jane Green b. 1846, d. 1937: settled on Deer Island
11) Joseph Farris b. 1843, m. 15 Dec 1863 Harriet J. Sherburne born 1843: went to Eastport, ME
12) James Edward Farris born 1845, d. 1909, m. 25 Sep 1867 Mary Ann Gibson b. 1840, d. 1870
13) Isaac P. Farris b. 1846, d. 1906, m. 6 Aug 1868 Sarah Jane Wentworth b. 1849
14) Enoch W. Farris born 1851, married 27 Jun 1880 Sarah Knowles b. 1857:went to Eastport, ME.


PANB:MC80/21 Martha Barto’s Passamaquoddy: Genealogies of West Isles families, pages 73-74.