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Arthur Burrage Farwell

Arthur Burrage Farwell, American vigilante. members of Kenwood Evang.


  • Farwell, Arthur Burrage was born on October 2, 1852 in North Leominster, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Peter and Elizabeth Smith (Burrage) Farwell.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools, Leominster.


    • With Babcock Fire Extinguisher Company, 1869-1870. Stockman and salesman, John V. Farwell & Company, 1870-1876. Salesman, C. M. Henderson & Company, boots and shoes, 1876-1901, Watson-Plummer Shoe Company, 1901-1907.

      Has devoted entire time from 1907 to such work as that of the Chicago Law and Order League (president). Director Illinois Vigilance Association (president, 1910-1914), Hyde Park Protective Association (chairman finance committee or secretary), Illinois Anti-Saloon League, etc.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Members of Kenwood Evang.


    • Married Floretta Woodbery, December 25, 1882. Children: Stanley P., Burrage (deceased), Florence (Mistress.
    • father: Peter Farwell
    • mother: Elizabeth Smith (Burrage) Farwell
    • spouse: Floretta Woodbery
    • children: Stanley P. Farwell
    • Burrage Farwell (deceased)
    • Florence (Mrs Farwell
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    Born October 2, 1852
    Died September 18, 1936
    (aged 83)