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THE FAY FAMILY PAGE

GENEALOGIES
   
RIKER COUSINS
   
OVERVIEW
   
Canfield Cousins
Fay Lines in Aurelius and Auburn
Three Fay Lines: Overview
Brigham Fay
James W. Fay
Edwin Reed Fay
Fred Hollister Fay
Harold Van Vechten Fay
Fay Burials in Fort Hill Cemetery
Auburn Cousins: Ward, Reed, Van Vechten
   
Children, Left to right:
Hugh B. Farwell, Letitia Becker, Velma Becker, Harley F. Farwell, Anita Becker, Roy M. Farwell, Maidee Farwell
(for verso and credits, see below)
   
   
SOME OF THE DESCENDANTS OF
   
Nelson Riker (born 6/27/1820)
and
Catherine Canfield (born 12/5/1822)
   
5  George Nelson Riker  b: 5/18/1842  d: 10/25/1877
...+Glorvina E Hoffman-Riker  b: 8/23/1848  d: 7/20/1943
.....  6  Charlotte B. Riker  b: 2/23/1869  d: 4/29/1934
..........+(1)George Hubert Farwell  b: 8/27/1861  d: 10/27/1942
..............  7  Hugh Benjamin Farwell  b: 2/10/1892  d: 4/5/1958
...................+Gladys Laverne Gonser b: 11/30/1891 d: 6/28/1988
....................... 8  Nadine Laverne Farwell  b: 2/21/1913
...........................+Howard Berry  b: 8/10/1911  d: 5/16/1988
....................... 8  Robert Hugh Farwell b: 3/8/1918 d:6/2/1952
...........................+Milre
..............  7  Roy Martin Farwell  b: 1/15/1893  d: 8/24/1954
...................+Elaine Clark  m: 12/28/1919
....................... 8  Living Farwell
...........................+Living McDonald
....................... 8  Richard Roy Farwell  b: 9/28/1920
....................... 8  Margret Elaine Farwell  b: 8/21/1922
...........................+(1)John M. Dailey
...........................+(2)Floyd Williams  m: 8/21/1959
..............  7  Harley Farwell  b: 9/17/1895
...................+Cecil Nan Johnston  m: 11/5/1912
....................... 8  Harleigh Ellis Farwell b: 9/23/1921 d:1999
...........................+(1)Living Edwina
...........................+(2)Cleo Zelle Synder  m: 6/13/1940
....................... 8  Madianne Glorvina Farwell  b: 5/5/1923
...........................+Vernon Eldon Hunt  m: 3/31/1942
....................... 8  Donald Darren Farwell b: 11/9/1924 d:1958
...........................+Doris
....................... 8  Lois Ellen Farwell b: 4/10/1926 d:1979
...........................+(1)Ralph Wall
...........................+(2)Living Castle
..............  7  Maidee Bell Farwell  b: 2/1/1897  d: 1/2/1982
...................+Leland Elmer Frank  b: 5/4/1894  d: 6/12/1985
....................... 8  Living Frank
...........................+Living Dawe
....................... 8  Betty Jean Frank  b: 9/17/1922  d: 1994
...........................+Kenneth R. Hegman  b: 5/30/1918
....................... 8  Leota Blanch Frank  b: 5/10/1924
...........................+Donald Connolly  b: 2/28/1926  d: 1994
....................... 8  Arlyne Virginia Frank  b: 11/26/1926
...........................+Leroy R. Fankhanel  b: 4/1/1929
....................... 8  Anna Lee Frank  b: 9/6/1927
...........................+Robert P. Harvey  b: 12/4/1929
....................... 8  George Leland Frank  b: 8/2/1929
...........................+Living Fettig
....................... 8  Sharon Dee Frank  b: 1/5/1940  d: 1/1940
..........+(2)Clarence Rowley (2nd husband of Charlotte B. Riker)
.....  6  Viola C. Riker  b: 9/2/1870  d: 10/8/1887
.....  6  Anna Bell Riker  b: 2/14/1874
..........+Charles Becker  b: 7/1865
..............  7  Letitia Becker  b: 8/1892
...................+Guy Harrison Johnson  b: 2/11/1888  d: 12/1965
....................... 8  Guy Harrison Johnson, Jr.  b: 1919
....................... 8  Robert C. Johnson  b: 1927
....................... 8  William Johnson  b: 1925 
....................... 8  Patricia A. Johnson  b: 1930
..............  7  Anita G. Becker  b: 12/1893
...................+Dick Owens  b: 9/6/1883  m: 2/16/1914
....................... 8  Eileen Jean Owens  b: 1916
....................... 8  Richard Owens  b: 1921
....................... 8  Robert Owens  b: 1921
....................... 8  Donna Marie Owens  b: 1925
..............  7  Velma L. Becker b: 9/1895
...................+John Wesley Caldwell  b: 1/6/1894  m: 9/26/1914
....................... 8  Lorraine V. Caldwell  b: 1916
..............  7  son, died in infancy
..............  7  Katherine Becker  b: 4/1900
...................+Thomas Kerns
....................... 8  Thomas Kerns
....................... 8  Jack Kerns
.....  6  George M Riker  b: 2/22/1877  d: 2/9/1884
5  Anzenett Riker  b: 5/9/1843  d: 8/6/1914
...+Delzon Colby  b: 7/1/1843  d: 1/11/1920  m: 1/1/1863
.....  6  Edwin A. Colby	  d: 7/5/1869
.....  6  Dora A. Colby	  d: 6/7/1869
.....  6  Nelson R. Colby  b: 5/28/1870
.....  6  Fannie Viola Colby  b: 1/14/1876
.....  6  Harry Colby  b: 7/22/1878
.....  6  Minnie Catherine Colby  b: 8/6/1882
..........+Homer M. Bender  m: 5/28/1902
..............  7  Olga Anznetta Bender  b: 1/1/1907
..............  7  Maurice Colby Bender  b: 7/22/1910
.....  6  George Wilson Dowden Colby  b: 7/6/1893
5  Alfred James Riker  b: 7/13/1845  d: 3/5/1885
...+Emma Hoffman
.....  6  James Riker
.....  6  Celia Riker
.....  6  Charles Riker
.....  6  Edward Riker
.....  6  Nita May Riker
.....  6  Frances Riker
5  Flora Riker  b: 7/2/1848
...+John{Jack} Gilbert	  d: 10/20/1878
.....  6  Elmer Gilbert b: 1869
.....  6  Charles Gilbert b: 1870  d: 6/12/1892
.....  6  Stella Gilbert b: 1871
.....  6  Lillian Gilbert b: 1872
.....  6  John Gilbert b: 1875
.....  6  Nellie Gilbert b: 1876
.....  6  Frank Gilbert b: 1878
.....  6  Winfred Gilbert
5  Fannie Riker  b: 2/13/1850  d: 4/13/1877
...+Joseph J Malone	  d: 3/17/1887
.....  6  Charles Malone
.....  6  Minnie Malone
..........+William Light
..............  7  Willie Light
..............  7  Evelyne Light
.....  6  Richard Malone
.....  6  Edwin Malone
.....  6  Eddie Malone
..........+Maggie
5  Viola ( Ollie) Riker  b: 12/29/1852
...+George Henry Streval  b: 10/23/1854  m: 5/18/1877
.....  6  Ollie Streval
.....  6  George H. Streval  b: 2/13/1880  d: 1953
..........+Rose M. Padashek  b: 8/29/1883  m: 1909
.....  6  Harry D. Streval  b: 11/22/1881
.....  6  DoraV, Streval  b: 10/16/1883
.....  6  Alfred James Streval  b: 9/26/1889  d: 1930
5  Frank Riker  b: 10/12/1854
...+Elta Clark
.....  6  Minnie Riker
.....  6  Albert Riker
.....  6  Frank Riker
.....  6  Rose Riker
.....  6  Vivian Riker
.....  6  Baby Boy Riker
5  Minnie N. Riker  b: 8/10/1861  d: 2/16/1882
5  Baby Riker  b: 11/7/1863
   
back of photograph above
(transcription below image)
many thanks to Linda Marsh, the Clerk-Treasurer, City of Pateros, Washington,
who found the picture in the city archives, and sent me a copy.
   
   
This picture was taken in 1899 on the old Homestead of Geo H. & Lottie B. Farwell, situated at the mouth of Number Two Canyon, Wenatchee Wash. Dad (Geo H. F.) opperated stage line over the old Colockum pass, between Ellensburg "Robbers Roost" & Wenatchee from 1896 to 1897 before railroad came to Wenatchee.
Children, Left to right
Age
  7 --Hugh B. Farwell,
Letitia Becker,
Velma Becker,
  4 --Harley E. Farwell,
Anita Becker,
  5 1/2 --Roy M. Farwell,
  2 1/2 --Maidee Farwell.
Roy, Harley & Maidee were born in the House in background, Left.
   
Anna "Riker" Becker (mother of these 3 Becker girls) was mothers (Lottie B. F.) sister. Note, Hugh's Long Curls, he wore these until he ws 12 years old. Also note, this coach has Laminated Leather Springs which most coaches of those days used.