eAncestry.org
=- Collaborative Genealogical Research -=
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]

Agnes Ann Farmer[1, 2, 3]

Female 1845 - 1930  (84 years)


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Agnes Ann Farmer  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Born 23 Dec 1845  Steyning, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    AFN 1WG0-GQ 
    Residence 1851  Splittlegate Houghton & Walton, Lincolnshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Emigration 25 May 1856  Liverpool, Lancashire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    96th Company of Elder Edward Martin on the Horizon 
    Immigration 30 Jun 1856  Constitution Wharf, Boston, Suffolk Co, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    96th Company of Elder Edward Martin on the Horizon 
    Residence 22 Aug 1860  Fort Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 15 Sep 1870  West Jordan, Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1870 U.S. Census 
    Occupation 24 Jun 1880  Fort Herriman Precinct, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Housekeeper 
    Residence 18 Jun 1900  Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 18 Apr 1910  Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 27 Feb 1920  Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 5 May 1930  Riverton, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 Oct 1930  Riverton, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Oct 1930  Herriman City Cemetery, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I138  default
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2009 

    Father James Morris Farmer,   b. 12 Nov 1816, Ledbury, Herefordshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1895, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Sarah Trussler,   b. 28 Jan 1817, Steyning, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1851, Steyning, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1842  Lewes, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Simmons Walker,   b. 3 Mar 1840, Shepton-Mallet, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1886, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1866  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • MARRIAGE: Dennis Loraine Nichols records indicate marriage date 9 Feb 1866.
    Children 
     1. James Fredrick Walker,   b. 13 Aug 1866, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1874  (Age 8 years)
     2. John Trussler Walker,   b. 25 Aug 1867, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1867  (Age 0 years)
     3. William John Walker,   b. 1 Aug 1868, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1882  (Age 13 years)
     4. Sarah Ellen Walker,   b. 4 Jan 1870, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1941  (Age 71 years)
     5. Elizabeth Emma Walker,   b. 17 Dec 1871, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1875  (Age 3 years)
     6. Agnes Ann Walker,   b. 20 Feb 1872, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1877  (Age 4 years)
     7. Fanny Jane Walker,   b. 5 Sep 1874, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1888  (Age 13 years)
     8. Joseph Charles Walker,   b. 1 May 1876, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1876  (Age 0 years)
    +9. George Almon Walker,   b. 3 Aug 1878, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1947, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     10. Lucy Serinda Walker,   b. 1 Dec 1879, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1879, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +11. Mary Emily Walker,   b. 16 Dec 1880, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1958, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     12. Harriet Ethel Walker,   b. 27 May 1882, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1968, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     13. Clara Catherine Walker,   b. 7 Jan 1884, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1884  (Age 0 years)
     14. Charlotte Bertha Walker,   b. 28 Feb 1885, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1972, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +15. Lillian Edith Lavinia Walker,   b. 14 May 1887, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1971, Murray, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1851 British Census
    1851 British Census
    1851 British Census - James Farmer family at 106 Spring Gardens
    Horizon Passenger List [25 May - 30 Jun 1856]
    Horizon Passenger List [25 May - 30 Jun 1856]
    Horizon Passenger List from the Mormon Immigration Index. List contains names of the Farmer family: Agnes Ann, Ann M., Elizabeth, Elizabeth F., Emma Jane, Harriet, James, Mary, Mary Ann, Richard, and Willard
    1860 U.S. Census
    1860 U.S. Census
    West Jordan, Salt Lake Co, Utah (300KB): "James Farmer" family
    1870 U.S. Census [15 Sep 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census [15 Sep 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census of the John Walker household at West Jordan Ward (PO Fort Herriman), Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory. Research by Chad G. Nichols
    1880 U.S. Census
    1880 U.S. Census
    Fort Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah (730KB): John Simmonds Walker family
    1900 U.S. Census
    1900 U.S. Census
    Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah: "Agnes Walker" family
    1910 U.S. Census
    1910 U.S. Census
    Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah: "Agnes Walker" family
    1920 U.S. Census
    1920 U.S. Census
    Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah: "George A Walker" & "Grafton Bowles" families; also listed in the Bowles household is "Agnes Walker" (mother & mother-in-law, respectively)
    1930 U.S. Census [5 May 1930]
    1930 U.S. Census [5 May 1930]
    1930 U.S. Census: Agnes Ann FARMER Walker
    Death Certificate [13 Oct 1930]
    Death Certificate [13 Oct 1930]
    Death certificate of Agnes Ann FARMER Walker. Research by Chad G. Nichols

    Headstones
    Headstone
    Headstone
    Headstone of John Simmonds Walker & Agnes Ann FARMER Walker at Herriman City Cemetery
    Generation Shot
    Generation Shot
    Generation shot at grave marker of John Simmonds Walker & Agnes Ann FARMER Walker; Pictured are Chad Nichols (2GGS), McKell Nichols (3GGD), & Trayson Nichols (3GGS)

    Histories
    Fellow Horizon Passenger Diary
    Fellow Horizon Passenger Diary
    Diary of Samuel Openshaw. The diary of a fellow voyager on the Horizon, during the Farmer Family's journey to "Zion."
    Horizon Voyage Report [25 May - 30 Jun 1856]
    Horizon Voyage Report [25 May - 30 Jun 1856]
    Ship Voyage of the Horizon. This ship's voyage held many LDS passengers bound for "Zion," including several members of the Farmer family. This report is a small collection compiled from the Mormon Immigration Index and was transcribed by Chad G. Nichols

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Some IGI records record b. 23 Dec 1844
      * See notes of her father, James Morris FARMER.
      * Film #822623, Salt Lake FHC.

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1851 British Census - 003189
      Horizon History - 000150
      Samuel Openshaw Diary - 000151
      Horizon Passenger List - 000152
      1860 U.S. Census - 000153
      1870 U.S. Census - 004974
      1880 U.S. Census - 000194
      1900 U.S. Census - 000583
      1910 U.S. Census - 000584
      1920 U.S. Census - 000585
      Death Certificate - 004081
      Grave Marker - 000159
      Generation Shot - 001483

    2. [S229] 1870 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 9th Census, 1870, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      PO Fort Herriman, West Jordan Ward, Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory [15 Sep 1870]:
      --John Walker, 35, Farmer, value of real estate $200, value of personal estate $200, b. England
      --Agnes, 25, Keeps House, b. England
      --Frederick, 4, At House, b. Utah
      --John, 2, At House, b. Utah
      --Elizabeth, 4 mos, at House, b. Utah (January)
      [Research by Chad G. Nichols]

    3. [S117] 1880 United States Federal Census, United States. Bureau of the Census. 10th Census, 1880, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      Fort Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah (24 Jun 1880):
      --John Simmons Walker, 40, md, Farmer, b. England
      --Agness Ann, 35, Wife, md, Keeping house, b. England
      --William John, 11, Son, School boy, b. Utah
      --Sarah Ellen, 10, Daughter, School girl, b. Utah
      --Annie Jane, 5, Daughter, b. Utah
      --George Almen, 1, Son, b. Utah
      [Research by Chad G. Nichols]

    4. [S385] Emigration Records, European Mission; 1849-1885, 1899-1923, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, European Mission, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1951), FHL 025691, P. 176 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S177] 1851 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1851. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1851. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1851 Census for England was taken on the night of 30 March 1851) (Reliability: 3).
      106 Spring Gardens, Splittlegate Houghton & Walton, Lincolnshire - James Farmer family:
      --James, age 34, Stone Mason, b. ?, Herts
      --Sarah, age 36, b. Steyning, Sussex
      --Emma, age 7, b. Steyning, Sussex
      --Agnes, age 6, b. Steyning, Sussex
      --Frederic, age 4, b. Horley, Sussex
      --Elizabeth, age 2, b. Reigate, Sussex

    6. [S408] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 8th Census, 1860, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), P 287 (Reliability: 3).
      West Jordan Post Office, Salt Lake, Utah: "James Farmer," age 43, Stone Cutter, value of real estate 200, value of personal estate 200, birthplace England; "Mary A," age 30, birthplace England; "Emma J," age 17, birthplace England; "Agnes A," age 15, birthplace England; "Elizabeth F," age 11, birthplace England; "Sarah J," age 2, birthplace Utah

    7. [S368] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 12th Census, 1900, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SHEET 9B (Reliability: 3).
      Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah: "Agnes Walker," born Dec 1844, age 55, 15 children, 6 surviving children, birthplace England, parentage England, immigration 1856, freely owns own farm; "George A," born Aug 1878, age 22, birthplace Utah, Farmer; "Mary E," born Dec 1880, age 19, birthplace Utah; "Scharlett B," born Feb 1885, age 15, birthplace Utah; "Lillian E," born May 1887, age 13, birthplace Utah

    8. [S140] 1910 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 13th Census, 1910, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SHEET 2A (Reliability: 3).
      Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah: "Agnes Walker," age 65, birthplace England, parentage England, immigration 1856(?), Supported by her children

    9. [S253] 1920 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 14th Census, 1920, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SHEET 3A (Reliability: 3).
      Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah: "Grafton Bowles," freely owns home, age 35, birthplace Colorado, parentage Colorado, Mill man, Ore Mill; "Lillian," age 34, birthplace Utah, parentage England; "Grafton Jr," age 11, birthplace Utah; "John," age 9, birthplace Utah; "Samuel," age 7, birthplace Utah; "Viola," age 4 yrs 2 mos, birthplace Utah; "James," age 2 yrs 1 month, birthplace Utah; "Edna," age 11 mos, birthplace Utah; "Agnes Walker," mother-in-law, age 76, widowed, birthplace England, parentage England; 2 houses away are George Almon & Maybell Walker (Lillian's brother & sister-in-law)

    10. [S21] 1930 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. 15th Census, 1930, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives & Records Administration, [1930] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SUP DIST 2, ENUM DIST 18_120, SHT 13B (Reliability: 3).
      Riverton, Salt Lake Co, Utah: Agnes A Walker, age 85, widowed, birthplace England, parentage England, immigrated 1857

    11. [S738] Emigrating Journals of The Willie and Martin Handcart Companies and The Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Trains, Turner, Lynne Slater, (Taylorsville, Utah : Aug 1996, 254p (incl index)), P 189 (Reliability: 3).
      FARMER, James 39 Mason
      Mary Ann 26
      Emma J. 12
      Agnes A. 10
      Elizabeth 7
      Willard 50 (traveled with them on the ship)
      Included in the member list of the John A. Hunt Wagon Train

    12. [S241] Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Index, 1847-1868 , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, UT : 2004-2007 [online] http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library This index is the most complete listing of individuals and companies in which Mormon pioneer emigrants traveled west to Utah from 1847 through 1868. It is an incomplete listing, as rosters have not been found for all companies. It also identifies sources to learn more about the experiences of each company.) (Reliability: 3).
      Dan Jones - John A. Hunt Company with about 300 individuals and 56 wagons departed Iowa City 1 Aug 1856, arrived Salt Lake Valley between 10 and 15 Dec 1856; Lists James Morris Farmer (age 40), Mary Ann Biddles Farmer (age 28), Mary Jane Farmer (age 26), Emma Jane Farmer (age 13), Agnes Ann Farmer (age 11), & Elizabeth Ann Farmer (age 8)

    13. [S283] Mormon Immigration Index , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department., (Salt Lake City : Genealogical Society of Utah, 2000 [CD-ROM]) (Reliability: 3).
      96th Company of Elder Edward Martin on the Horizon departed Liverpool, England 25 May 1856, arrived Boston, Massachusetts 30 Jun 1856, departed Boston 2 Jul 1856 by Rail, arrived Iowa City 8 Jul 1856; Lists Elizabeth Farmer (age 67), James Morris Farmer (age 39), Harriet Polly Farmer (age 39), Richard Farmer (age 33), Mary Jane Farmer (age 26), Mary Ann Biddles Farmer (age 26), Emma Jane Farmer (age 12), Agnes Ann Farmer (age 11), Ann M. Farmer (age 11), Elizabeth Ann Farmer (age 7), & Willard Farmer (infant)

    14. [S290] International Genealogical Index - LDS Church Membership Record, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright 1980, 2002, 2006 The original records cannot be sent to family history centers. The records of members who died before 1988 can be viewed at the Family History Library. These records cannot be photocopied. Information for members who died after 1988 is available only on the Internet version of the IGI. Married women may be indexed under their maiden or married surnames.) (Reliability: 3).
      Agnes Ann Farmer b. 23 Dec 1845 Steyning, Sussex; bap. 10 May 1856, end. 15 Feb 1869 EHOUS