Partial List of Resources for "Gateway Ancestor" Olive Welby and her husband Deacon Henry Farwell (American Progenitor of "Farwell" surname), their Family, and Relatives
(Two Volumes: The Farwell Family Vol. I: A History of Henry Farwell and his Wife Olive (Welby) Farwell of Boston, England, and Concord and Chelmsford, Mass., 1605-1927: with twelve generations of their descendants: also lineages of many allied families by John Dennis Farwell, Jane Harter Abbott and Lillian May Wilson, M.A, Ph.D.)
A Sampling of Ancestors of Historic Interest
Through Gretchen Myrtle Farwell
The following persons are also related to the Wright family through the children of Gretchen Myrtle Farwell, in her marriage to John Wright, Jr. (charts from site administrator Joshua Benton Wright's ancestry.com account). Dates subject to change depending on current research.
(Direct descent from "Gateway Ancestor" Olive Welby)
(Direct descent from John Buss, American Continental Army soldier from Massachusetts, whose wartime letters have been exhibited by The Library of Congress and other organizations.)
(Direct descent from John Balch,"Old Planter" of Massachusetts, cofounder of Salem and Beverly Massachusetts.)
(Direct descent from John Woodbury, "Old Planter" of Massachusetts, and cofounder of Salem, Massachusetts.)
(Direct descent from Thomas Gardner, "Old Planter" of Massachusetts and "First Governor" of Massachusetts.)
(Direct descent from William de Mowbray (b.1172), Magna Carta Surety Baron)
(Direct descent from William Marshal, Knight Templar, Magna Carta Noble, Marshal of England, Regent of England for Henry III)
(Direct descent from John, King of England, "Lackland")
(Direct descent from Henry III, King of England, "Henry of Winchester"
(Direct descent from Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar, Prince of Valencia, "El Cid")
(Direct descent from Ferdinand III of Castile, "Fernando el Santo," canonized in 1671 by Pope Clement X)
(Direct descent from Saint Margaret, Queen of Scots, canonized in 1250 by Pope Innocent IV)
(Direct descent from Louis IX, King of France, the only canonized king of France)
Direct descent from Sir Knight Geoffrey Luttrell who commissioned the "Luttrell Psalter")
Pages in category "Farwell"
The following 15 pages are in this category, out of 15 total.