Clay County Alabama Photos......William Mosely & Eliza Martin Farrow and Family
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Contributed by Helen Pate Ross Januaryl 2005

William Mosely & Eliza Martin Farrow and Family
William & Eliza Farrow

Probably married in Troupe Co GA. Briton died before 1870 and Elizabeth died before 1870.

William M  was born Dec 27 1843 in Troup County GA.The son of Briton Farrow and Betsey Brooks Farrow.
Briton is either the son of Briton Farrow or John Farrow. Not sure of that yet.
*William served in Civil War enlisting at Montovallo, AL in 1863 in Government work. and continued until
about 1865. Reenlislted as a Private in Feb 1865 at Selma Al in Warebacks Company and continued until
captured at Atlanta Ga on 26 Jul, 1864 and was paroled from Camp Chase, Ohio 15 May 1865  
In 1907 he was living in Lineville, AL William M Farrow died Apr 17 1928 at his home near Cragford in Clay Co Al
and is buried in Cragford Cemetery
William M Farrow married Clara Harris or Lambert around 1862 in Alabama?
They had:  Anna F Farrow b abt 1862 AL
Lorena Farrow b 12 June 1866 Clay Co AL married Daniel Andrew Walker Dec 29, 1885
Ella Farrow b about 1868 Clay Co Al in 1880 census with J M & Elizabeth Lambert gdau
Burella Farrow b about 1872 Clay Co AL
Owen Farrow b about 1874 Clay Co Al
Alice E Farrow b about 1876 Clay Co AL
Crawford Cemtery: C A Farrow 11 Oct 1847- 4 June 1878

William M Farrow then married  Eliza Martin May 10, 1880 in Clay County AL.
According to her pension file, dated July 6, 1928, William M Farrow died Apr 17 1928 in Clay Co.
Eliza was born April 10, 1854 daughter of Jim Martin.
Listed on the pension were the following children:
James  Briton  Farrow, Cragford AL  Farmer b 10 May 1881 d 16 July 1946 married Ara Miller b 23 Apr  1884-d 28 Oct 1971
Sander Farrow  Lineville Farmer b 16 Dec 1884- d 13 Feb 1935  married Effie McGill b 9 Jan 1888 - d 23 Sep 1973
Mrs K O Mitchell (Kay)
Hunter Farrow Farmer  b 25 Dec 1888- d 20 Jul 1967 Married Laura J East b 25 aug 1891-d 27 Mar 1985
Mrs Eula Miller Malone housewife
Beatrice Caldwell , Wades AL
Eric B Farrow Lineville, AL b 5 April 1895 -d 28 Mar 1967 married Ada L Wilkerson b 15 June 1891 - 5 May 1974

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