Farquhar, Benjamin F.,



                                      Dealer in furniture, glass, picture frames, undertaker, Le Grand; born Oct. 1, 1849, in Jefferson Co., Ohio; parents moved to this county in 1854, and settled in this township, where they still reside. Mr. Farquhar was married to Miss Samantha L. Hammond April 9, 1874; she was born in Jefferson Co., Ohio. Mr. F. has been in business here since the Fall of 1874. Members of the Friends’ Church; Republican.

                                      p.593, Le Grand Township




                             --Taken from “The History of Marshall County Iowa, Containing A History of the County, its Cities, Towns, &r.,” and published by Western Historical Company of Chicago in 1878.


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