This scrapbook page is in memory of
Littleton Farmer [1852-1881] and Rebecca Louisa [Woodall] Farmer [1850-1937] and their families .
Littleton Farmer was born 25 March 1852 in Waldron , Scott Co. Arkansas
. His parents were Finis E. Farmer and Rebecca Ann [Wilson] Farmer . Littleton had a twin brother , whose name was Crittendon
Lee Farmer[1852-1922] . . The boys were raised in very difficult dangerous times in Arkansas . They became seperated
during the Civil War.
Littleton and Crittendon Lee Farmer had two other brothers
. John W. Farmer [1836-1882] and Jim Farmer [1854-?]
Crittendon Lee Farmer found work on the Matthias Smith farm
when he was 17 yrs and fell in love with Matthias Smith's daughter Sarah Smith . They were married in 1874 in Havana , Yell
Littleton found a home with the Abraham Wilson family and worked on
their farm . Not sure where he was for several years after he and Crittendon
Lee became seperated .
Littleton Farmer meet and married Rebecca Louisa Woodall . They
were married , 25 March 1875 , Yell County , Arkansas. They had a short life together as Littleton died in 1881 . They had
three children together .
1. Milas L. Farmer [1877-1947]
2. Arbelia [Farmer] Reed [1881-1959]
3. Amos Farmer [1882-1949]
Milas L Farmer [1877-1947] , was born 09 September 1877 in Belleville , Yell County , Arkansas
. He was the oldest child born to Rebecca Louisa [Woodall] Farmer and Littleton Farmer . Milas L. meet and married Flora
[Patton] [1882-1975] daughter of Stephen and Bell Patton .
"Children of Milas Lee and Flora [Patton] Farmer ."
1. Mamie [Farmer ] Buckman [1906-1991 ] , b.04 June 1906 and died 09 May 1991 in
Belleville , Yell County , Arkansas . Mamie married Henry Buckman , 24 Dec 1924 in Yell Co.
Arkansas . Henry Buckman [1903-1988 ] , was born , 19 Jan. 1903 and died 31 December 1988 in Yell County , Ar. They both
are buried in the Havana Cemetery , Havana , Yell County , Arkansas .
2. Floy [ Farmer] Boykin [1900-1970 ] was born 21 Dec. 1900 in Belleville , Yell Co.
Arkansas and died 22 December 1970 . Floy [Farmer] was married to Talmadge Boykin [1902-1979 ] Talmadge Boykin was born
03 Sept. 1902 and died 03 Feb. 1979 . Talmadge Boykin was the son of Jefferson and Sophronia[Oates]Boykin . They are
both buried in the Havana Cemetery , Havana , Yell County , Arkansas .
3. Elva Mae [Farmer] Hays [1903-1970 ] , was born 18 Mar 1903 and died 16
August 1970 in Belleville , Yell Co. Arkansas . Elva Farmer married Lawrence Rosco Hays Sr. [1904-1996 ]
, born , 07 March 1904 and died 31 May 1996 in Yell County , Arkansas . They are both buried in
the Russell Cemetery , near Belleville , Yell County , Ar.
4. Arthur Farmer [1904-1970 ] , was born 22 August 1904 and died 16 August
1970 in Belleville , Yell Co. Arkansas . Arthur meet and married Grace Evelyn [Russell] Farmer . Grace Evelyn was born
,. 28 Jan.1906 and died 12 Oct. 1983 . They are both buried in the Russell Cemetery , Yell County , Ar.
5. Lois Elaine[ Farmer] b. abt. 1909 and died [Ukn] in YellCounty Arkansas .
Lois meet and married Charles H. Willoughby of Greenland. They were married in Winslow , Arkansas .
Milas Lee Farmer and Flora [Patton] Farmer are buried in the Russell Cemetry near Belleville
, Yell Co . Arkansas .
Arbelia [Farmer] Reed [1881-1959] was the only daughter born to Littleton and Rebecca Louisa
[Woodall] Farmer . Arbelia married Enoch Benjamin Reed of Steve , Yell Co . Arkansas on 09 April 1898 in Steve , Yell Co.
" The Children of Arbelia[Farmer] Reed and Enoch Benjamin Reed ."
1. Ida Mae [Reed] Hollimon [1900-1952] was born 15 August 1900 in Steve , Yell Co. Arkansas
. Ida Mae married Jesse James Hollimon[1896-1984] of Franklin Co. Alabama . Ida Mae died 20 April 1952 . Ida Mae [Reed]
Hollimon is buried in Qak Cemetry in Ft. Smith , Arkansas .
2. Effie Lee[Reed] McBride [1902-1985] was born 23 September 1902 in Steve , Yell Co. Arkansas
. Effie Lee married Victor McBride[1897-1979] on 25 December 1924 . Victor McBride was from Havana , Yell , County Arkansas.
Both Effie Lee and Victor McBride are buried in the McBride Cemetry near Havana , Yell Co. Arkansas .
3. Earl Reed [1904-1905] born in Steve , Yell County , Arkansas . Earl Reed is buried in
Nooner Cemetry , Yell Co. Arkansas .
4.Jesse H. Reed [1906-1977] born in Steve , Yell County , Arkansas . Jesse H. married Jearlena
[Lassiter] Reed [1915-1953] . They are both buried in Russell Cemetry , Belleville , Yell County , Arkansas .
5. Lula Marie [Reed] Woodard [1908-2000] was born in Riley Creek , Yell County , Arkansas
. She was born 31December 1908 and died 28 May 2000 in Amarillo , Texas . She married Woodrow Woodard of Danville , Yell County
, Arkansas on 26 June 1937 in Yell County , Arkansas . They are both buried in Memorial Park Cemetery , Amarillo , Texas .
Amos Farmer [1882-1949] was born 09 March 1882 and died 14 April 1949 . Amos married Maggie
[unk] Farmer . In later years made their home in California .
" The Children of Amos L. and Maggie Farmer ".
1. Odell Farmer b. unk
2. Bernice Farmer b. unk
3. Winna Mae Farmer b unk , married Ronnie Hunting.
This list may not be complete . Still researching the children .
Amos Farmer is buried in Cypress , Calif, Westminster Memorial Gardens .
From family history we know Littleton Farmer died in 1881 suddenly .
He was buried in the Reed Family Cemetry , near the Petit Jean River .
Rebecca Louisa [Woodall] Farmer is found living in the Spring Creek
Community and had three young children to raise . Rebecca was a very strong pioneer woman who took charge of her life and
took care of her children .