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Origin of the surname “Humphrey:”

 

 

Generation

 

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6   John Humphrey

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born Kent County, England.  Died in England.

 

1820 US Census: Perhaps the John Humphrey who was heading a household in LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household included 2 males under age 10; 1 male age 26 to 45; 2 females under age 10; and 1 female age 16 to 26.

 

2. Wife: Elizabeth Barnes

 

Born Kent County, England.  Died in England.

 

3. Children: (order uncertain)

 

a. Mary A. Humphrey: Born Kent County, England.

 

b. John Humphrey, Jr.: See generation 5, below.

 

c. William Humphrey: Born Kent County, England.

 

d. Richard Humphrey: Born Kent County, England.

 

e. Thomas Humphrey: Born Kent County, England.

 

5   John Humphrey, Jr.

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

 Born 10 June 1803 in Kent County, England.  Died 4 January 1887, age 83, in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Immigrated to the United States.  In 1840 settled on Route 73 in Cape Vincent Township, New York.

 

1850 US Census: John Humphrey, age 47 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $2,000.  The household also included his wife, Sarah Humphrey, age 46 (b. England); son, Alfred John Humphrey, age 22 (b. England); son Thomas Henry Humphrey, age 18 (b. England); Richard Humphrey, age 16 (b. England); William Humphrey, age 14 (b. England); daughter, Martha Ann Humphrey, age 12 (b. England); Harrison Humphrey, age 11 (b. NYS); son, James Humphrey, age 6 (b. NYS); daughter, Henrietta Humphrey, age 2 (b. NYS); and [father-in-law] Thomas Winban, age 70 (b. England).

 

1855 NYS Census: John Humphrey, age 51 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Sarah Humphrey, age 49 (b. England); son, Alfred Humphey, age 26 (b. England); son, Charles Humphrey, age 24 (b. England); son, Henry Humphrey, age 22 (b. England); son, Wm Humphrey, age 19 (b. England); daughter, Martha A. Humphrey, age 17 (b. England); son, Harrison L. Humphrey, age 15 (b. Montgomery Co., NY); son, James C. Humphrey, age 11 (b. Montgomery CO., NY); daughter, Henriette Humphrey, age 7 (b. Montgomery Co., NY); and father-in-law, Thomas Wenham, age 80 (b. England).  John, Sarah, Alfred, Charles, Henry, and William had resided in Cape Vincent Township for 14 years.  Thomas for 1 year.  No record for other members of the household.

 

1860 US Census: John Humphry, age 57 (b. England), was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Sarah Humphry, age 56 (b. England); son, William Humphry, age 22 (b. England); son, Harrison Humphry, age 19 (b. NYS); son, James Humphry, age 16 (b. NYS); daughter, Harrietta Humphry, age 11 (b. NYS); Thomas Wenden, age 86 (b. England); and Mary Wenden, age 20 (b. NYS).

 

1865 NYS Census: John Humphrey, age 62 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife, Sarah Humphrey, age 61 (b. England), who had been married once and had had 11 children; son, Charles Humphrey, age 36 (b. England), single, and presumably employed as a farmer; son, William Humphrey, age 28 (b. England), married, and presumably employed as a farmer; daughter, Nancy Humphrey, age 20 (b. Jefferson Co., NY) and  married; daughter, Henrietta Humphrey, age 18 (b. Jefferson Co., NY) and single; servant, Charlotte Freeburn, age 20 (b. Canada) and single; and grandson, John Branch, age 7 (b. IA).  Of interest, the household headed by his son, Richard, was enumerated next door.

 

1870 US Census: J. Humphrey, age 66 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Sarah Humphrey, age 64 (b. England); daughter, Nettie Humphrey, age 22 (b. NYS); and presumed son, Eugene Humphrey, age 10 (b. NYS).

 

1875 NYS Census: John Humphrey, age 71 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, along with his wife, Sarah, age 70 (b. England) and their daughter, Henrietta Humphrey, age 26 (b. Jefferson Co., NY), resided in the household headed by their son, Charles Humphrey, age 44 (b. England) in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York. 

 

1880 US Census: John Humphrey, age 76 (b. England; parents b. England) and a retired farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Sarah Humphrey, age 75 (b. England; parents b. England); son, Charles Humphrey, age 48 (b. England), single, and employed as a farmer; and domestic servant Amelia Kratcher, age 15 (b. Germany; parents b. Germany).

 

2. Wife: Sarah Wenhen

 

Born about 1804 in Kent County, England; daughter of Thomas (b. abt 1780 in England) and Henrietta (Little) Wenban of Kent County, England.  Died 13 January 1885, age 82, in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

3. Children:

 

(1. Elizabeth Humphrey: Born March 1828 in England.  Died 15 January 1917 in Multnomah County, Oregon.  Immigrated to the US with her parents in 1840.

 

1860 US Census: Henry Humphry [Thomas Henry Humphrey, see below], age 27 (b. England) was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his brother-in-law, William Lusted, age 34 (b. England); sister, Elizabeth Lusted, age 32 (b. England); nephew, Talbert Lusted, age 9 (b. NYS); niece, Sarah Lusted, age 2 (b. NYS); nephew, George Lusted, age 4 (b. NYS); Angeline Elmer, age 16 (b. NYS); and brother, Charles Humphry, age 29 (b. NYS).

 

1870 US Census: No record found.

 

1880 US Census: Wm Lusted, age 56 (b. England; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Powell Valley, Multnomah County, Oregon.  The household also included his wife, E. Lusted, age 55 (b. England; parents b. England); son, Geo W. Lusted, age 23 (b. NYS) and employed as a farm laborer; and daughter, Sarah J. Lusted, age 21 (b. NYS).  Of interest, the household headed by his son, Talbert Lusted, age 27, was enumerated next door.

 

1900 US Census: William Lusted, age 76 (b. Apr 1824 in England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Powell Valley, Multnomah County, Oregon.  He immigrated to the US in 1848 [perhaps should be 1838, as in 1910 and in his obit].  The household also included his wife of 50 years, Elizabeth Lusted, age 74 (b. Mar 1822 [quite legible; should be 1826] in England), who immigrated to the US in 1840 and had had 3 children, 1 of whom was still alive.  Of interest, the household headed by their son, George Lusted, age 43, was enumerated next door.

 

1910 US Census: Wm Lusted, age 86 (b. England), who had his own income, was heading a household on Lusted Road in Powell Valley, Multnomah County, Oregon.  He immigrated to the US in 1838 and was subsequently naturalized, and he had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 60 years, Elizabeth Lusted, age 85 (b. England; parents b. England), who immigrated to the US in 1840, had been married once, and had had 3 children, 1 of whom was still alive.  Of interest, the household headed by his son, George, was enumerated next door.

 

Elizabeth Humphrey married William Lusted (b. 24 Apr 1826/24 in Sussex Co., England; d. 13 Nov 1914 at Pleasant Home, Multnomah Co., OR; interred Pleasant Home Cem., Gresham, Multnomah Co., OR) and had the following children:

 

(a. Talbert Edward Lusted: Born about 1851 in New York.  Died 1892; interred Pleasant Home Cemetery, Gresham, Multnomah County, Oregon.

 

1880 US Census: Talbert Lusted, age 27 (b. NYS; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Powells Valley, Multnomah County, Oregon.  The household also included his wife, L. T. Lusted, age 28 (b. OH; parents b. OH); and son, Harry Lusted, age 11 months (b.  Feb 1879 in OR).  Of interest, the household headed by his father was enumerated next door.

 

1900 US Census: James Mengies, age 49 (b. Aug 1850 in OR; parents b. Scotland) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Multnomah County, Oregon.  He had been married 28 years.  The household also included his wife, Lovica Mengies, age 50 (b. Jun 1849 in OH; father b. OH; mother b. PA), who had been married 28 years [apparently total of both marriages] and had had 2 children, both still alive; son, Arthur Mengies, age 11 (b. Jul 1888 in OR); daughter, Laura Mengies, age 10 (b. Jan 1890 in OR); step-son, Harry L. Lusted, age 20 (b. Jul 1879 in OR; father b. OR; mother b. OH), single, and in school; and step-daughter, Inez Lusted, age 19 (b. Apr 1881 in OR; father b. OR; mother b. OH), single, and employed as a domestic servant.

 

1910 US Census: Lovica T. Lusted, age 60 (b. OH; parents b. OH), widowed, and not employed, was heading a household on Roberts Avenue in the City of Gresham, Multnomah County, Oregon.  She had had 2 children, both still alive.  The household also included her daughter, Inez Lusted, age 28 (b. OR; father b. NYS; mother b. OH), single, and not employed.

 

1920 US Census: Lovica T. Lusted, age 70 (b. OH; father b. MA; mother b. OH), widowed, and not employed, was heading a household on Roberts Avenue in the City of Gresham, Multnomah County, Oregon.  The household also included her daughter, Inez I. Lusted, age 38 (b. OR), single, and employed as a saleswoman in a drug store.

 

Talbert Lusted married, as her 1st husband, Lovica Tuthill (b. Jun 1849 in OH, d. 28 Feb 1928 in Multnomah Co., OR) and had the following children:

 

(1) Harry Lindon Lusted: Born 9 July 1879 (also seen: b. Feb 1879).  Died 1958.

 

1910 US Census: Harry L. Lusted, age 29 (b. OR; father b.WI; mother b. US) and employed as chairman in the surveying industry, was heading a household in Lents  Township, Multnomah County, Oregon.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 6 years, Dedie Lusted, age 24 (b. NE; parents b. MI), who had been married once and had had 1 child, still alive; and son, Ellis Lusted, age 5 (b. OR).

 

1920 US Census: Harry Lusted, age 40 (b. OR; father b. NYS; mother b. WI) and employed as a surveyor for the City's Public Works Department, was heading a household at 5521 96th Street SE in the City of Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.  The household also included his wife, Dedi Lusted, age 34 (b. NE; parents b. MI); and son, Ellis Lusted, age 15 (b.  OR).

 

1930 US Census: Harry L. Lusted, age 50 (b. OR; parents b. WI) and employed as a transitman [surveying instrument] doing city construction, was heading a household at (perhaps) 5608 96th Street in the City of Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.  He married 1st at age 24, and his residence was valued at $4,000.  The household also included his wife, Dedie B. Lusted, age 44 (b. NE; parents b. MI), who married 1st at age 18.  Of interest, the household headed by his son, Ellis Lusted, age 26 (b. OR) and widowed, was enumerated next door (apparently under the same roof).

 

1940 US Census: Harry Lusted, age 60 (b. OR) and employed as a civil engineer in the surveying industry, was heading a household at 5620 96th Street in the City of Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.  He had completed 4 years of college, and his residence was valued at $2,500.  The household also included his wife, Dedie Lusted, age 54 (b. NE), who had completed 8th grade.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

Harry Lusted married Dedie B. (?) and had the following son:

 

(a) Ellis E. Lusted: Born about 1905 in Oregon.  Married (?) about 1924.

 

1930 US Census: Ellis E. Lusted, age 26 (b. OR), widowed, and employed as a salesman in a grocery store, was heading a single-person household at 5608 96th Street in the City of Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, apparently under the same roof as his parents, who were enumerated next door.  Ellis's residence was valued at $300.

 

1940 US Census: No record found.

 

(2) Inez Isabell Lusted: Born 28 April 1881 at Pleasant Home, Multnomah County, Oregon.

 

1930 US Census: Inez Lusted, age 47 (b. OR; father b. NYS; mother b. OH), single, and employed as a dental assistant in a dental office, was heading a single-person household at 325 East Powell Valley Road in Gresham Township, Multnomah County, Oregon.  Her residence was valued at $3,000.

 

1940 US Census: Inez Lusted, age 59 (b. OR), single, and employed in a cannery, was heading a one-person household at 439 East Powell Blvd in Gresham Township, Multnomah County, Oregon.  She had completed 2 years of high school, and her residence was valued at $3,500.  She resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

Following Talbert's death, Lovica (Tuthill) Lusted married (2nd) James Mengies (b. Aug 1850 in OR), who was employed as a farmer, before 1900.  He had 2 children from a previous marriage, both born shortly before Talbert Lusted died in 1892.

 

(b. George William Lusted: Born August 1856 in New York.  Died 13 February 1927 in Multnomah County, Oregon.

 

1900 US Census: George Lusted, age 43 (b. Aug 1856 in NYS; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Multnomah County, Oregon.  The household also included his wife of 18 years, Era Lusted, age 36 (b. Mar 1864 in OR; parents b. IA), who had had 3 children, all still alive; son, Arthur Lusted, age 17 (b. Oct 1882 in OR), single, and employed as a farm laborer; daughter, Olive Lusted, age 15 (b. Apr 1885 in OR); and son, Walter Lusted, age 13 (b. Oct 1886 in OR).  Of interest, the household headed by his father was enumerated next door.

 

1910 US Census: George W. Lusted, age 53 (b. NYS; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Lusted Road in Powell Valley, Multnomah County, Oregon.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 28 years, Ara Lusted, age 44 (b. IA; father b. OH; mother b. NYS), who had been married once and had had 3 children, all still alive.

 

1920 US Census: George Lusted, age 63 (b. NYS; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household at Pleasant Home, Multnomah County, Oregon.  The household also included his wife, Ara Lusted, age 54 (b. IA; father b. OH; mother b. NYS).

 

1930 US Census: Ara V. Lusted, age 65 (b. IA; father b. OH; mother b. NYS), widowed, and not employed, was heading a single-person household on Lusted Road in Pleasant Home, Multnomah County, Oregon.  She married 1st at age 17.

 

1940 US Census: Ara V. Lusted, age 74 (b. IA), with no employment recorded, was heading a household at 405 Kenny Street in Gersham Township, Multnomah County, Oregon.  She had completed 8th grade, and her residence was valued at $1,200.  The household also included her daughter, Olive G. Goff, age 52 (b. OR) and employed as a sales lady, who had completed 8th grade.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

George Lusted married Ara Virginia Wostell (b. Mar 1864 in IA, d. 24 Jul 1953 in Multnomah Co., OR) and had the following children:

 

(1) Arthur Thomas Lusted: Born 13 October 1882 in Multnomah County, Oregon.  Died there 30 August 1959

 

1920 US Census: Arthur T. Lusted, age 37 (b. OR; parents b. NYS) and employed as a lineman for the railroad, was heading a household at 357 East 41st Street in the City of Portland.  The household also included his wife, Gladys M. Lusted, age 30 (b. OR; father b. NYS; mother b. Frendh-speaking Canada).

 

1930 US Census: Arthur T. Lusted, age 47 (b. OR; father b. NYS; mother b. NV) and employed as a lineman for the fire department, was heading a household at 357 East 41st Street in the City of Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.  He married 1st at age 30, and his residence was valued at $5,000.  The household also included his wife, Gladys M. Lusted, age 40 (b. WA; parents b. NYS), who married 1st at age 23.

 

1940 US Census: No record found.

 

Arthur Lusted married Gladys M. (?) about 1913; no children in 1930.

 

(2) Olive Gertrude Lusted: Born 27 April 1885 at Pleasant Home, Multnomah County, Oregon.  Married (?) Goff.  Perhaps also married (?) Brown.

 

(3) Walter Ray Lusted: Born 18 October 1886 at Pleasant Home, Multnomah County, Oregon.

 

(b. Sarah J. Lusted: Born about 1858 in New York.  Died before 1900.

 

(2. Alfred John Humphrey: Born July 1828 England.  Died 1916; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Immigrated to the United States with his parents, settling in Cape Vincent Township, New York.

 

1850 US Census: Alfred John Humphrey, age 22, resided in the household headed by his father in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1850 US Census: Of interest, there was also an Alfred G. Humphry, age 22 (b. England) and employed as an Osther (sp), enumerated in the household headed by James L. Montgomery in Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1860 US Census: Alfred Humphrey, age 30 (b. England), was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Harriet Humphrey, age 25 (b. NYS); son, Adam Humphrey, age 4 (b. NYS); and daughter, Evaline Humphrey, age 2 (b. NYS).

 

1860 US Census: Elias Powell, age 52 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Mary Powell, age 49 (b. NYS); son, Jasun Powell, age 25 (b. NYS) and employed as a farm laborer; son, Wm Powell, age 24 (b. NYS) and employed as a law student; daughter, Sophronia Powell, age 22 (b. NYS); daughter, Mary Powell, age 20 (b. NYS); daughter, Jane Powell, age 19 (b. NYS); daughter, Frances Powell, age 17 (b. NYS); son, Morris Powell, age 15 (b. NYS); son, George Powell, age 13 (b. NYS); daughter, Gertrude Powell, age 11 (b. NYS); daughter, Allice Powell, age 9 (b. NYS); son, Milton Powell, age 7 (b. NYS); son, James Powell, age 5 (b. NYS); and daughter, Florence Powell, age 2 (b. NYS).

 

1865 NYS Census: Alfred J. Humphrey, age 36 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Harriet Humphrey, age 30 (b. Montgomery Co., NY), who had had 4 children; son, Adam A. Humphrey, age 8 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Eveline Humphrey, age 6 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Ida E. Humphrey, age 4 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); son, Alfred Humphrey, age 2 years and 4 months (b. Jefferson Co., NY ); uncle, Charles Wenden, age 60 (b. England), who had been married twice; and servant, Maria Rotes, age 19 (b. Germany).

 

1870 US Census: Alfred Humphrey, age 41 (b. England) and "unhealthy," was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $300.  The household also included his wife, Harriet Humphrey, age 35 (b. NYS); son, Adam Humphrey, age 13 (b. NYS); daughter, Eveline Humphrey, age 11 (b. NYS); daughter, Ida Humphrey, age 9 (b. NYS); son, Alfred Humphrey, age 7 (b. NYS); and daughter, Henrietta Humphrey, age 4 (b. NYS).  Of interest, the household headed by C. Humphrey (b. England) [his brother, Charles] was enumerated next door.

 

1875 NYS Census: Alfred Humphrey, age 46 (b. England); and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His residence was valued at $1,500.  The household also included his wife, Sophrony Humphrey, age 37 (b. Montgomery Co., NY); son, Adam Humphrey, age 18 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Evaline Humphrey, age 16 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Ida Humphrey, age 14 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); son, Alfred Humphrey, age 12 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); and daughter, Henrietta Humphrey, age 9 (b. Jefferson Co., NY).

 

1880 US Census: Alfred J. Humphrey, age 51 (b. England; parents b. England), widowed, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his daughter, Ida E. Humphrey, age 19 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), single, and keeping house; son, Alfred J. Humphrey, age 17 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm laborer; daughter, Henrietta Humphrey, age 14 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), single, and at home; daughter, Mary B. Humphrey, age 5 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS); daughter, Bessie A. Humphrey, age 1 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS); domestic servant, Maloina Margrey, age 21 (b. France; parents b. France) and single; and farm laborer, Joseph Hempton, age 20 (b. Canada; father b. Ireland; mother b. Canada) and single.

 

1900 US Census: Alfred Humphry, age 71 (b. Jul 1828 in England; parents b. England), a widower, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his daughter, Mary L. Humphry, age 24 (b. Jul 1875 in NYS) and single; Bessie A. Humphry, age 21 (b. May 1879 in NYS) and single; daughter, Henrietta Smith, age 34 (b. Apr 1866 in NYS), who had been married 2 years and had had no children; son-in-law, Rodney Smith, age 35 (b. Feb 1865 in English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada; m. 2 yrs), who was employed as a farmer and immigrated to the United States in 1896; grandson, Alvin I. Keller, age 12 (b. Feb 1888 in Oregon; father b. Oregon; mother b. NYS); and servant, Harry Walker, age 20 (b. May 1880 in NYS) and single.

 

Of interest, Alfred's next door neighbor was Mason H. Keller, age 25 (b. Jan 1875 in NYS; parents b. Canada) and employed as a farmer, who was married to Susan Keller, age 22 (b. Mar 1878 in NYS; father b. Germany; mother b. NYS) and had the following son: Lloyd Keller, age 7 months (b. Oct 1899 in NYS).

 

1905 NYS Census: Alfred Humprey, age 77, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his daughter, Etta Humprey, age 37; daughter, Mary Humprey, age 28; daughter, Bessy Humprey, age 24.

 

1910 US Census: Alfred J. Humphrey, age 81 (b. England; parents b. NYS), widowed, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Fox Creek Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1840.  The household also included his daughter, Henrietta Smith, age 44 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), who had been married once for 12 years; son-in-law, Rodney Smith, age 46 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. Ireland; mother b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, who had been married once for 12 years; daughter, Bessie A. Humphrey, age 30 (b. NYS), single, and not employed; daughter, Mary B. Humphrey, age 34 (b. NYS), single, and not employed; and hire man, Roy Byers, age 22 (b. NYS; father b. Germany; mother b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm laborer.

 

Alfred Humphrey married (1st) Harriet Gray, daughter of Adam A. and Pedee (Guile) Gray of Cape Vincent Township, and had the following children:

 

(a. Adam A. Humphrey: Born about 1856 in New York.  No record found past 1875 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York, including no interment record.

 

(b. Evaline "Eva" J. Humphrey: Born 1858 in New York.  No record found past 1875 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York, including no interment record.

 

Not the Evaline Humphrey Van Alstyne who died 25 October 1876 and was interred in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands Township, Albany County, New York.  That Evaline was the daughter of Barent C. (b. 1782, d. 1832) and Eve (Vernor) Humphrey (b. 1791, d. 1866).

 

(c. Ida E. Humphrey: Born about 1861 in New York.  No record found past 1880 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York, including no interment record.

 

(d. Alfred "Fred" John Humphrey, Jr.: Born February 1862 in New York.  Died 1 January 1912; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Employed as a farmer.

 

1881 Canada Census: Of interest, there was an Edward Ferner, age 71 (b. England) heading a household on Wolfe Island, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada.  The household also included his presumed wife, Ann Ferner, age 64 (b. England); presumed son, George Ferner, age 27 (b. Ontario, Canada); presumed daughter-in-law, Evelinie Ferner, age 22 (b. Ontario, Canada); presumed granddaughter, Etheogary Ferner, less than age 1 (b. Ontario, Canada); presumed daughter, Herriet Ferner, age 24 (b. Ontario, Canada); and presumed daughter, Anna Ferner, age 18 (b. Ontario, Canada).

 

1900 US Census: Fred Humphry, age 38 (b. Feb 1862 in NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife of 16 years [something wrong here, compared to 1910], Harriet Humphry, age 42 (b. Aug 1857 in Canada; parents b. England) and mother of 3, all still alive; daughter, Harriet Humphry, age 15 (b. Aug 1884 in NYS) and single; son, Edgar Humphry, age 10 (b. Jun 1889 in NYS); daughter, Emma Humphry, age 4 (b. Jan 1896 in NYS); servant, George Smith, age 23 (b. Aug 1876 in French Canada) and single; and servant, Edward Perome, age 16 (b. Jul 1883 in French Canada) and single.

 

1905 NYS Census: Teal Humprey, age 42 (US Citizen), was heading a household on Pleasant Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Harriet Humprey, age 46 (US Citizen); daughter, Harriet Humprey, age 20 (US Citizen); son, Edgen Humprey, age 17 (US Citizen); daughter, Emma Humprey, age 9 (US Citizen); and mother, Anna Fermer, age 83 (not a citizen).

 

1910 US Census: Alfred J. Humphrey, Jr., age 47 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), who had his own income, was heading a household on Esseltyn Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 15 years, Harriet Humphrey, age 51 (b. Canada; parents b. England), who had been married once and had had 1 child, still alive; and daughter, Emma M. Humphrey, age 14 (b.  NYS; father b. NYS; mother b. Canada).

 

1920 US Census: Harriett Humphreys, age 61 (b. Canada; parents b. England), widowed, and not employed, was heading a household at 326 Flower Avenue East in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  She immigrated to the US in 1890 and was subsequently naturalized.  The household also included boarder, Nellie Valley, age 31 (b. NYS; father b. French-speaking Canada; mother b. NYS), single, and employed as a clerk in a florist store; and boarder, Susie O'Brien, age 60 (b. Canada; father b. Ireland; mother b. Canada), single, and employed as a clerk in a florist store, who immigrated to the US in 1890; still an alien.

 

At age 21 Alfred Humphrey, Jr. married (1st) Emma Furner (b. abt 1862 at P of Ontario, d. 1890), age 22, daughter of Henery and Anna (?) Furner (b. abt 1822) of Wolf Island, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada, on 9 September 1884 on Wolf Island and had the following children: 

 

(1) Harriet Humphrey: Born August 1884 in New York.

 

Perhaps the Harriet Ann Humphrey who married James Warren and had daughter Esther Jessie Warren (b. 22 Nov 1911; bapt. 14 Apr 1912) and daughter Harriet Louise Warren (b. 4 Apr 1914; bapt 21 mar 1915).

 

(2) Edgar C. Humphrey: Born June 1889 in New York.  Died 1908.  Married Emma (?).

 

Alfred Humphrey, Jr. married (2nd) Harriet Furner (b. Aug 1857 in Canada, d. 1927; interred Riverside Cem., Cape Vincent as "Harriet Furner") about 1893 and had the following daughter:

 

(3) Emma M. Humphrey: Born January 1896 in New York.  Died 11 November 1990; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1930 US Census: George F. Hill, age 49 (b. NH; father b. VT; mother b. NYS) and employed as an optometrist and optition, was heading a household at 614 Franklin Street in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  He married 1st at age 43.  The household also included his wife, Emma M. Hill, age 34 (b. NYS; father b. NYS; mother b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a bookkeeper for a department store, who married 1st at age 28.

 

1940 US Census: George F. Hill, age 57 (b. NH) and employed as an optometrist in his own office, was heading a household at 614 Franklin Street in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 1 years of college.  The household also included his wife, Emma Hill, age 44 (b. NYS), who had completed 4 years of college.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

At age 23, while employed as a stenographer and residing in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, Emma Humphrey married (1st) Frederick C. Haupt (b. Buffalo, Erie Co., NY), age 30 of Buffalo, son of John F. and Emma (Schenkelberger) Haupt, on 23 June 1919 (license issued same day) in Watertown, New York.  Frederick was employed as an engineer.  No known children.

 

About 1924 Emma (Humphrey) Haupt married (2nd) George F. Hill (b. 5 Nov 1882 in NH, d. Nov 1974, age 92; interred with Emma), who was employed as an optometrist in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(e. Henrietta "Etta" Humphrey: Born April 1866 in New York.

 

1871 Canada Census: Of possible interest, there was a Rodney Smith, age 9 (Irish ancestry), residing on Wolf Island, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada.

 

1881 Canada Census: Of possible interest, there was a household headed by Edward Smith, age 30 (b. Ireland) on Wolf Island, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada.  The household also included Louisa Smith, age 45 (b. Ontario, Canada); Harry Smith, age 21 (b. Ontario, Canada); Rodney Smith, age 19 (b. Ontario, Canada); Isabell Smith, age 16 (b. Ontario, Canada; Ellen Smith, age 11 (b. Ontario, Canada); Edward Smith, age 9 (b. Ontario, Canada); Henricka Smith, age 5 (b. Ontario, Canada); Thomas Smith, age 4 (b. Ontario, Canada); Daniel Smith, age 1 (b. Ontario, Canada); and Thomas Smith, age 32 (b. Ireland).

 

1900 and 1910 US Census: Henrietta and her husband, Rodney Smith, resided with her widowed father in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1920 US Census: Rodney Smith, age 54 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. Ireland; mother b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Bedford Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1909 and was still an alien.  The household also included his wife, Henrietta Smith, age 53 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS); sister-in-law, Mary Humphry, age 44 (b. NYS), single, and not employed; sister-in-law, Bessie A. Humphry, age 40 (b. NYS), single, and not employed; and farm hand, Thomas Kellar, age 39 (b. Ireland) and employed as a farm laborer.

 

1930 US Census: Rodney Smith, age 67 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. N. Ireland; mother b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Barracks Club Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1888 and was still an alien, and he married 1st at age 34.  The household also included his wife, Henrietta Smith, age 64 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), who married 1st at age 31; daughter, Alice Smith, age 18 (b. NYS), single, and not employed; and lodger and hired man, Thomas Keller, age 53 (b. N. Ireland; parents b. N. Ireland), single, and employed as a farm laborer, who immigrated to the US in 1905 and was subsequently naturalized.

 

1940 US Census: Rodney Smith, age 73 (b. NYS), widowed, and employed managing a farm, was heading a household on Fox Creek Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 8th grade, and his residence was valued at $3,000.  The household also included his son-in-law, Ernest Bennett, age 39 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, who had completed 8th grade; and daughter, Alice Bennett, age 28 (b. NYS), who had completed 8th grade.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.  Of interest, several Humphrey households were enumerated on the same census page.

 

Henriett Humphrey married Rodney J. Smith (b. Feb 1865 in Ontario, Canada) about 1898 and had the following children:

 

(1) Alice Smith: Born about 1912 in New York.

 

1920 US Census: Frank H. Bennett, age 48 (b. NYS; parents b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as caretaker of a private house, was heading a household on Point Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Vilitta Bennett, age 37 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. English-speaking Canada; mother b. PA), who immigrated to the US in 1891 and became a naturalized citizen in 1898; son, Howard Bennett, age 20 (b. NYS) and employed as a farm laborer; son, Ernest Bennett, age 19 (b. NYS) and employed as a farm laborer; daughter, Marguerite Bennett, age 16 (b. NYS); son, Frank A. Bennett, age 13 (b. NYS); son, Jerome Bennett, age 10 (b. NYS); and son, Chaucer E. Bennett, age 4 years and 6 months (b. NYS).

 

1930 US Census: Maurice Humphrey, age 34 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Pleasant Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He married 1st at age 21.  The household also included his wife, Reta C. Humphrey, age 31 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who married 1st at age 24; father, Albert G. Humphrey, age 64 (b. NYS; father b. England, mother b. NYS), widowed, and not employed, who married 1st at age 23; son, Stanley Humphrey, age 11 (b. NYS); son, Orville Humphrey, age 9 (b. NYS); daughter, Esther Humphrey, age 8 (b. NYS); boarder, Ralph J. Bordell, age 18 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and employed as a net fisherman; and lodger, Earnest O. Bennett, age 29 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm laborer [who subsequently married Alice Humphrey].

 

1940 US Census: Alice and her husband, Earnest Bennett, resided in the household headed by her widowed father on Fox Creek Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.   

 

Alice Smith married Ernest O. Bennett (b. abt 1901 in NYS), son of Frank H. and Vilitta (?) Bennett of Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

Alfred J. Humphrey, Sr. married (2nd) Sophronia Powell (b. abt 1838 in NYS; d. between May 1879 and Jun 1880), daughter of Elias F. and Mary (Potter) Powell, about 1874 and had the following children:

 

(f. Mary B. Humphrey: Born July 1875 in New York.  Was single at age 44 (in 1920).  No subsequent record found, including interment.

 

(g. Bessie A. Humphrey: Born May 1879 in New York.  Was single at age 40 (in 1920).  No subsequent record found, including interment.

 

(3. Charles Humphrey: Born about 1830 in England.  Died after 18 June 1900 (census date); no interment record found.

 

1850 US Census: Charles Humphrey, age 20 (b. England) and employed as a laborer, resided in the household headed by William Pearson, age 51 (b. England) and employed as a farmer.

 

1860 US Census: Charles Humphry, age 29 (b. England), resided with his brother, Henry, below.

 

1870 US Census: C. Humphrey, age 39 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $3,500 and his personal property was valued at $250.  The household also included his brother, Harrison Humphrey, age 29 (b. NYS) and employed working on the farm; Harrison's wife, Justine Humphrey, age 30 (b. NYS); son, Ward Humphrey, age 3 (b. NYS); and daughter, Irene Humphrey, age 2 (b. NYS).

 

1875 NYS Census: Charles Humphrey, age 44 was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his father, John Humphrey, age 71; mother, Sarah Humphrey, age 70; and sister, Henrietta Humphrey, age 26.

 

1880 US Census: Charles Humphrey, age 48 (b. England; parents b. England), single, and employed as a farmer, resided in the household headed by his father, John Humphrey, age 76 (b. England; parents b. England) in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Of interest, the household headed by Henry F. Humphrey was enumerated next door.

 

1900 US Census: Charles Humphry, age 69 (b. Jun 1830 in England; parents b. England), single, and employed as a farmer, was enumerated as heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the United States in 1840 and was a naturalized citizen.  His household was next door to his brother, Henry Humphry.

 

1905 and 1910 Census: No record found.  Charles would be about 75 to 80 years old.

 

(4. Thomas Henry Humphrey "Henry": Born March 1832 in England.  Died 1903; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1860 US Census: Henry Humphry, age 27 (b. England) was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included William Lusted, age 34 (b. England); Elizabeth Lusted, age 32 (b. England); Talbert Lusted, age 9 (b. NYS); Sarah Lusted, age 2 (b. NYS); George Lusted, age 4 (b. NYS); Angeline Elmer, age 16 (b. NYS); and Charles Humphry, age 29 (b. NYS).

 

1870 US Census: H. Humphrey, age 38 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $6,400 and his personal property was valued at $1,680.  The household also included his wife, Amelia Humphrey, age 25 (b. NYS); and Joseph Lalong, age 28 (b. Canada) and employed as a farm laborer.

 

1880 US Census: Henry T. Humphrey, age 48 (b. England; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household included his wife, Armelia A. Humphrey, age 35 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS); son, George E. Humphrey, age 8 (b. NYS); son, Archie F. Humphrey, age 4 (b. NYS); and servant, Thomas Busby, age 24 (b. England; parents b. England), single, and employed as a farm laborer.  Of interest, the household headed by his father, John Humphrey, age 76 (b. England) was enumerated next door. 

 

1900 US Census: Henrich E. Humphry, age 68 (b. Mar 1832 in England; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the United States in 1840 and was a naturalized citizen.  The household also included his wife of 32 years, Armelia A. Humphry, age 55 (b. May 1845 in NYS; parents b. NYS) and mother of 4, 2 of whom were still alive; son, George E. Humphry, age 28 (b. Jun 1871 in NYS) and single; son, Archie H. Humphry, age 24 (b. July 1875 in NYS) and single; and servant, Frederick Nicholl, age 22 (b. Aug 1878 in English Canada) and single.  Of interest, Henrich resided next door to the household headed by his brother, Charles Humphrey.

 

Thomas Humphrey married Armelia A. Davis (b. May 1845 in NYS) about 1868 and had four children, including:

 

(a. Edith S. Humphrey: Born .  Died 15 April 1870, age 1 month and 15 days; interred Market Street Cemetery in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(b. George E. Humphrey: Born 15 June 1871 at Mud Creek, south of the Village of Cape Vincent, Jefferson County, New York.  Died Friday, 10 March 1933 at home in the Village of Cape Vincent; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1900 US Census: George E. Humphrey, age 28 (b. Jun 1871 in NYS) and single, resided with his parents in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1905 NYS Census: George Humprey, age 34 (US Citizen) was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Grace J. Humprey, age 26 (US Citizen); and servant, Gibson Cross, age 22 (not a citizen).

 

1910 US Census: George E. Humphrey, age 38 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and employed as a fisherman, was heading a household on Broadway in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 8 years, Grace J. Humphrey, age 30 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who had been married once and had had 2 children, both still alive; daughter, Helen M. Humphrey, age 3 (b. NYS); and son, Howard E. Humphrey, age 7 months (b. NYS).

 

1920 US Census: George Humphry, age 48 (b. NYS) and employed as a fish and game inspector, was heading a household on Market Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Grace Humphry, age 39 (b. NYS); daughter, Helen M. Humphry, age 13 (b. NYS); and son, Howard H. Humphrey, age 10 (b. NYS).

 

1930 US Census: George Humphrey, age 58 (b. NYS; father b. NYS; mother b. England) and employed as a river guide, was heading a household on Gouvillo Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He married 1st at age 30, and his residence was valued at $1,500.  The household also included his wife, Grace Humphrey, age 50 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who married 1st at age 22; and son, Howard Humphrey, age 20 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and employed as a radio tester in an electrical plant.

 

George Humphrey married Grace J. Selter of Three Mile Bay, Lyme Township, Jefferson County, New York on 13 March 1902 and had the following children:

 

(1) Helen M. Humphrey: Born about 1881 in New York.  Married R. T. Hansen, a school teacher at Hempstead, Long Island, New York.

 

(2) Howard E. Humphrey: Born about 1910 in New York.  Resided with his parents in 1930; no subsequent record found, including interment.

 

(c. Archibald "Archie" Henry Humphrey: Born 8 July 1875 in New York.  Died 19 November 1962, age 87, in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York; interred there in Brookside Cemetery.  In 1933 resided at Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1910 US Census: Archibald H. Humphrey, age 34 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a machinist doing odd jobs, was heading a household on Murray Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 8 years, Mabel E. Humphrey, age 28 (b. English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada), who immigrated to the US in 1905, had been married once, and had had 2 children, both still alive; daughter, Vernie L. Humphrey, age 3 (b. NYS); and son, Harry A. Humphrey, age 19 months (b. NYS).

 

1915 NYS Census: Archie H. Humphrey, age 39 (b. US) was heading a household in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Mabel E. Humphrey, age 34, who had resided in the US for 10 years; daughter, Vernie Humphrey, age 8 (b. US); son, Harvey Humphrey, age 6 (b. US); and daughter, Ota/Ola Humphrey, age 3 (b. US). (pg 18)

 

1918 WWI Draft Registration: Archie Henry Humphrey, age 43 (b. 8 Jul 1875) and employed as a mechanic for Whitney and Shaffer, resided at 752 Cooper Street in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  His nearest relative was Mabel Ellen Humphrey of the same address.

 

1920 US Census: Arthur Humphrey, age 44 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), with no occupation recorded, was heading a household in the Village of Saranac Lake, Franklin County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Mabel Humphrey, age 43 (b. English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a commercial salesman [likely a transcription error of Arthur's occupation], who immigrated to the US in 1904 (naturalized 1901, which doesn't seem likely); son, Vernie Humphrey, age 13 (b. NYS); son, Harry Humphrey, age 11 (b. NYS); and daughter, Olga Humphrey, age 8 (b. NYS).

 

1925 NYS Census: Archie Humphrey, age 49 (b. US) was heading a household in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his daughter, Vernie Humphrey, age 18 (b. US); son, Harvey A. Humphrey, age 16 (b. US); and daughter, Ola Humphrey, age 13 (b. US). (pg 16)

 

1930 US Census: Archie Humphrey, age 54 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a mechanic in a garage, was heading a household at 216 Chestnut Street in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  He married 1st at age 31, and his residence was valued at $3,000.  The household also included his wife, Liddia Humphrey, age 40 (b. NYS; parents b. English-speaking Canada), who married 1st at age 17; son, Harvey Humphrey, age 21 (b. NYS), single, and employed as a pattern maker in a machine shop; and daughter, Ola Humphrey, age 18 (b. NYS), single, and not employed.

 

1940 US Census: Archie H. Humphrey, age 64 (b. NYS) and employed as a chauffeur for a private family, was heading a household at 216 Chestnut Street in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 2 years of high school, and his residence was valued at $4,000.  The household also included his wife, Lydia M. Humphrey, age 49 (b. NYS), who had completed 2 years of high school.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

Archie Humphrey married (1st) Mabel Ellen Nichol/Nicholl (b. 1880 in Canada, d. 1924; interred with Archie) about 1902 [which is abt 3/2 years before she immigrated to the US in 1904/05] and had the following children:

 

(1) Vernie Leona Humphrey: (female) Born about 1907 in New York.  Died 1926; interred Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(2) Harvey Archie Humphrey: Born 3 October 1908 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 21 December 1996 in Santa Barbara County, California (also seen: d. 1998); interred Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1940 US Census: Harvey Humphrey, age 31 (b. NYS) and employed as a pattern maker for New York Air Brake, was heading a household in Hounsfield Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 8th grade.  The household also included his wife, Susan Humphrey, age 33 (b. Canada), who had completed 8th grade; son, David Humphrey, age 2 (b. NYS); and daughter, Jacqueline Humphrey, age 4 months (b. NYS).  Harvey and Susan resided in the City of Watertown on 1 April 1935.

 

At age 25 married Susan H. Davy (b. 10 Jul 1906 at Kingston, Ontario, Canada, d. 21 Dec 1996), age 27, daughter of George (b. Canada) and Alice (Marton) Davy (b. Canada) of Rochester, Monroe County, New York, on 30 June 1934 at Rochester and had the following children:

 

(a) David Humphrey: Born about 1938 in New York.

 

(b) Jacqueline Humphrey: Born about late 1939 in New York. Married Lynn Eggleston.

 

(c) Daughter: Married Thomas/Aloha Burnard.

 

(3) Ola/Olga Humphrey: Born about 1912 in New York.  Was age 18 in 1930; no subsequent record found, including interment.

 

Archie Humphrey married (2nd) Lydia Nancy DuBuk (b. 1890, d. 1964; interred with Archibald) of Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York on 26 August 1929 at Syracuse.

 

(5. Richard Humphrey: Born about 1834 in Kent, England.  Died ; no interment record found.  Immigrated to the United States with his parents, settling in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Employed as a farmer.

 

1860 US Census: Richard Humphry, age 26 (b. England), was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Minerva Humphry, age 24 (b. NYS); daughter, Jennie Humphry, age 3 (b. NYS); and William Davis, age 11 (b. NYS).

 

1865 NYS Census: Richard Humphrey, age 30 (b. England) and presumably employed as a farmer (space left blank below farmer at top of page), was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His residence was valued at $350.  The household also included his wife, Minerva A. Humphrey, age 28 (b. Jefferson Co., NY), who had had 1 child; and son, Earnest R. Humphrey, age 9 months (b. Jefferson Co., NY).  Of interest, the household headed by his father was enumerated next door.

 

1870 US Census: R. Humphrey, age 36 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $5,500 and his personal property was valued at $1,230.  The household also included his wife, Minerva Humphrey, age 34 (b. NYS); son, Ernest Humphrey, age 5 (b. NYS); daughter, Martha Humphrey, age 3 (b. NYS); and Jerry Valley, age 17 (b. Canada) and employed as a farm laborer.

 

1875 NYS Census: Richard Humphrey, age 38 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His residence was valued at $1,200.  The household also included his wife, Minerva Humphrey, age 38 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); son, Earnest Humphrey, age 10 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); and daughter, Martha Humphrey, age 8 (b. Jefferson Co., NY).

 

1880 US Census: Richard Humphrey, age 46 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Minervia A. Humphrey, age 43 (b. NYS); son, Ernest R. Humphrey, age 15 (b. NYS); daughter, Martha J. Humphrey, age 13 (b. NYS); and Levi Trickey, age 19 (b. NYS).

 

1900 US Census: Minerva Humphrey, age 65, resided in the household headed by her son, Earnest R. Humphry, age 35, in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York. (see below)

 

1910 US Census: Minerva Humphrey, age 74, resided in the household headed by her son, Earnest R. Humphry, age 45, in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York. (see below)

 

1920 US Census: Minerva A. Humphry, age 83 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), widowed, and not employed, was heading a household on Market Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included her son, Ernest Humphrey, age 52 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), married, and employed as a house carpenter.

 

Richard Humphrey married Minerva A. Van Schaick (b. Jun 1834 in NYS), daughter of Christopher and Margaret (Haff) Van Schaick, in 1855 and had the following children:

 

(a. Jennie M. Humphrey: Born about 1857 in New York.  Appears to have died before 1865.

 

(b. Ernest R. Humphrey: Born September 1864 in New York.  Died 1943 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York; no interment record found.  Employed as a farmer.

 

1900 US Census: Ernest R. Humphry, age 35 (b. Sep 1864 in NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), a widower, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his mother, Minerva Humphry, age 65 (b. Jun 1834 in NYS; parents b. NYS) and widowed, who had had 1 child, still alive.

 

1910 US Census: Earnest R. Humphrey, age 45 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), married, and employed as a house carpenter, was heading a household in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married twice; no children from his current marriage; his wife was not enumerated in his household.  The household also included his mother, Minerva Humphrey, age 74 (b. NYS; father b. US; mother b. NYS) and widowed, who had had 3 children, 1 of whom was still alive.

 

1915 NYS Census: Ernest R. Humphrey, age 51, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1920 US Census: Ernest Humphry, age 52, resided in the household headed by his mother, Minerva A. Humphry, age 83, in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York. (see above)  Ernest appears to have been separated from his wife and son. (see directly below)

 

1920 US Census: Anna M. Kelsey, age 76 (b. NYS; father b. VT; mother b. CT), widowed, and not employed, was heading a household on Gouvillo Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included her daughter, Mary Humphrey, age 46 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS); and grandson, Richard K. Humphrey, age 5 (b. NYS).

 

1930 US Census: Ernest Humphrey, age 66 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and not employed, was heading a household on Gouvello Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He married 1st at age 44, and his residence was valued at $2,500.  The household also included his wife, Mary Humphrey, age 56 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS, who married 1st at age 34 and was not employed; and son, Richard Humphrey, age 16 (b. NYS), single, and not employed.

 

1940 US Census: Ernest Humphrey, age 76 (b. NYS), with no occupation recorded, was heading a household on Gouvello Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 6th grade, and his residence was valued at $1,500.  The household also included his wife, Mary Humphrey, age 66 (b. NYS), with no occupation recorded, who had completed 4 years of high school.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

Ernest Humphrey married (1st) (?); apparently no children.  Ernest married (2nd) Mary Medora Kelsey (b. 11 Nov 1873 in Cape Vincent Twp, Jefferson Co., NY, d. there 18 Apr 1947), daughter of Eli C. "Carlos" (b. 27 Oct 1843 in Cape Vincent Twp, NY, d. there 28 Nov 1909) and Anna Maria (Preston) Kelsey (b. 30/31 Jan 1842/43 in Attica Twp, Wyoming Co., NY, m. 23 Jun 1868 in NYS, d. 27 Dec 1920 in Cape Vincent Twp, NYS) on 24 June 1909 (license issued 23 Jun 1909) in Jefferson County, New York (see unidentified Kelsey names at bottom of Kelsey Annex), and had the following son:

 

(1) Richard K. Humphrey: Born 2/12 March 1914 in New York.  Died November 1986, age 72, in Franklin County, New York; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1930 US Census: August F. Kuder, age 53 (b. Germany; parents b. Germany) and employed as a machinist on turbines, was heading a household at 55 Garfield Avenue in the City of Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York.  He married 1st at age 24, and his residence was valued at $6,500.  The household also included his wife, Annalia J. Kuder, age 49 (b. NYS; father b. Germany; mother b. NYS), who married 1st at age 21; son, Edward F. Kuder, age 25 (b. NYS), single, and employed as a machinist on a punch press; son, Walter A. Kuder, age 23 (b. NYS), single, and employed as an automobile mechanic; daughter, Katherine A. Kuder, age 18 (b. NYS), single, and employed as an office assistant for a life insurance company; son, August F. Kuder, age 16 (b. NYS) and single; daughter, Emily F. Kuder, age 14 (b. NYS); daughter, Margaret J. Kuder, age 12 (b. NYS); and son, John W. Kuder, age 9 (b. NYS).

 

1940 US Census: Richard K. Humphrey, age 25 (b. NYS) and employed as manager of a department store, was heading a household in the City of Buffalo, Erie County, New York.  He had completed 4 years of high school, and on 1 April 1935 he resided in the City of Herkimer, Herkimer County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Emily F. Humphrey, age 24 (b. NYS), who had completed 4 years of high school and on 1 April 1935 resided in the City of Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York.

 

Richard Humphrey married Emily F. Kuder (b. 5 Jun 1915 at Schenectady, Schenectady Co., NY, d. 7 Aug 2016, age 101 in the Plattsburgh Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Plattsburgh, Clinton Co., NY; interred Riverside Cem., Cape Vincent, Jefferson Co., NY), daughter of August F. and Amelia J. (Franzen) Kuder, and settled last at Malone, Franklin County, New York.

 

Of interest, August F. Kuder (b. Germany), son of Ferdinandi and Fridolmae (Gausmiller) Kuder, married Amalia J. Franzen (b. NYS), daughter of Jacobi and Amaliae (Schrenk) Franzen, on 3 July 1901 at Buffalo, Erie County, New York and later resided at Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York.

 

(c. Martha A./J. Humphrey: Born about 1867 in New York.  Was 13 years old in 1880; no subsequent record found, including interment.

 

(6. William Humphrey: See generation 4, below.

 

(7. Martha Ann Humphrey: Born about 1838 in England.  Resided with her parents until at least 1855; not subsequent record found, including interment.

 

(8. Harrison L. Humphrey: Born about 1839 in Amsterdam Township, Montgomery County, New York.  Resided with his parents until at least 1860.  Resided last on Grenadier Island, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1870 US Census: Harrison Humphrey, age 29 (b. NYS) and employed working on the family farm, resided in the household headed by his brother, C. Humphrey, age 39 (b. England) and employed as a farmer in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included Harrison's wife, Justine Humphrey, age 30 (b. NYS); son, Ward Humphrey, age 3 (b. NYS); and daughter, Irene Humphrey, age 2 (b. NYS).

 

1875 NYS Census: Harrison Humphrey, age 34 (b. Montgomery CO., NY) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Justine Humphrey, age 34 (b. Lewis Co., NY); son, Wardell Humphrey, age 8 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Emma Humphrey, age 6 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); and daughter, Gertrude Humphrey, age 3 (b. Jefferson Co., NY).

 

1880 US Census: Harrison L. Humphrey, age 39 (b. NYS; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Justina Humphrey, age 39 (b. NYS); son, Wardell C. Humphrey, age 13 (b. NYS); daughter, Emma I. Humphrey, age 12 (b. NYS); daughter, Jennie G. Humphrey, age 9 (b. NYS); son, Charles H. Humphrey, age 4 (b. NYS); and Edwin Butlund, age 18 (b. Canada).

 

1900 US Census: Harrison Humphrey, age unknown (b. July in NYS; parents b. England), employed as a farmer, and unknown if single, married, widowed, or divorced, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his daughter, Gertrude J. Humphrey, age 28 (b. Sep 1871 in NYS), single, and employed doing housework; and son, Charles H. Humphrey, age 25 (b. Jul 1874 in NYS), single, and employed as a farm laborer.

 

1905 NYS Census: Harrison Humprey, age 64 (b. US) was heading a household on Lake Shore and Wilson Bay Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his daughter, Gurtrude Humphrey, age 32 (b. US); son, Charles H. Humphrey, age 30 (b. US); and son-in-law, Truman H. Moore, age 34 (b. US).

 

1910 US Census: Harrison L. Humphrey, age 69 (b. NYS; parents b. England), widowed, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Dutch Point Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his son, Charles H. Humphrey, age 30 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm laborer (home farm).  Of interest, the household headed by Truman H. Moore [son-in-law] and his wife Gertrude Moore, was enumerated next door, and the household headed by John E. Humphrey, age 26, and Albert G. Humphrey, age 44, were enumerated very close by.

 

1915 NYS Census: Harrison L. Humphrey, age 74, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his son, Charles H. Humphrey, age 35.

 

1920 US Census: Harrison Humphry, age 79 (b. NYS; parents b. England), widowed, and not employed, was heading a household on Dutch Point Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his son, Charles Humphry, age 44 (b. NYS; father b. NYS; mother b. English-speaking Canada), single, and employed as a farmer.  Of interest, the household headed by his son-in-law, Truman Moore, was enumerated next door.

 

Harrison Humphrey married Justina "Justine" Davis (b. abt 1839, d. 1883, age 44), daughter of Albion and Demah (Butler) Davis, and had the following children:

 

(a. Wardell "Ward" C. Humphrey: Born October 1866 in New York.  Died between 1905 and 1910.

 

1900 US Census: Ward Humphry, age 33 (b. Oct 1866 in NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife of 7 years, Francis Humphry, age 28 (b. Oct 1871 in Scottish Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. Irish Canada), who immigrated to the United States in 1896 and had had no children.

 

1905 NYS Census: Ward Humprey, age 34 (US Citizen) was heading a household on Granadeen Island in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Francis Humprey, age 30 (US Citizen); and servant, Frank Emerson, age 25 (not a citizen).

 

1910 US Census: Francis Humphrey (female), age 38 (b. Scottish-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. Scottish-speaking Canada), widowed, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on River Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  She immigrated to the US in 1885; no record of children.  The household also included her mother, Fannie Humphrey [should be Gibson], age 68 (b. Scottish-speaking Canada; parents b. Scottish-speaking Canada) and widowed, who immigrated to the US in 1885 and had had 8 children, 7 of whom were still alive; and sister, Clara Humphrey [should be Gibson], age 27 (b. Scottish-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. Scottish-speaking Canada), single, and not employed, who immigrated to the US in 1885.  Of interest, the household headed by [her brother] Angus B. Gibson, age 30 (b. Scottish-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. Scottish-speaking Canada) and his wife, Edna L. [Humphrey] Gibson [1st cousin of Francis's deceased husband, Ward Humphrey], age 28, was enumerated next door.

 

1915 NYS Census: Frances M. Humphrey (female), age 42, was heading a single-person household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1920 US Census: Frances Humphrey (female), age 48 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. English-speaking Canada), widowed, and employed as a farmer, was heading a single-person household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  She immigrated to the US in 1886 and subsequently became a naturalized citizen (father immigrated in 1875?).  Of interest, the household headed by [her brother] John W. Gibson, age 42 (b. Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. Canada) was enumerated next door.

 

1930 US Census: Frank Humphrey (female), age 57 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. English-speaking Canada), widowed, and employed as a farmer, was heading a single-person household on Pleasant Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  She immigrated to the US in 1885 (subsequently naturalized), and she married 1st at age 22.

 

Wardell Humphrey married Frances "Frank" M. Gibson (b. Oct 1871 in Canada), daughter of David and Fannie (Howe) Gibson of Cape Vincent; apparently no children.

 

(b. Emma Irene Humphrey "Irene": Born about 1868 in New York.

 

(c. Gertrude Jennie Humphrey "Jennie": Born September 1871 in New York.

 

1910 US Census: Truman H. Moore, age 39 (b. English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Dutch Point Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1893 (subsequently naturalized) and had been married once.  The household also included his wife, Gertrude J. Moore, age 38 (b. NYS), who had been married once and had had no children.  Of interest, the household headed by his father-in-law was enumerated next door.

 

1920 US Census: Truman Moore, age 49(b. English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Dutch Point Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1893 and became a naturalized citizen in 1900.  The household also included his wife, Gertrude Moore, age 49 (b. NYS; father b. NYS; mother b. English-speaking Canada); son, Justine Moore, age 8 (b. NYS); son, Richard Moore, age 7 (b. NYS); and daughter, Ruth Moore, age 7 (b. NYS).

 

1930 US Census: Truman H. Moore, age 59 (b. English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as farmer, was heading a household on Dutch Point Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1893 and married 1st at age 32.  The household also included his wife, Gertrude J. Moore, age 58 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who married 1st at age 31; daughter, Justine H. Moore, age 19 (b. NYS), single, and not employed; daughter, Ruth F. Moore, age 17 (b. NYS), single, and not employed; and son, Richard H. Moore, age 17 (b. NYS), single, and not employed.  Of interest, the household headed by Charles Humphrey, age 54, was enumerated next door.

 

1940 US Census: Truman H. Moore, age 69 (b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed grade 8th grade, and his residence was valued at $3,000.  The household also included his wife, Gertrude Moore, age 68 (b. NYS), who had completed 8th grade; son, Richard Moore, age 27 (b. NYS) and employed as a farm helper, who had completed 3 years of high school; daughter-in-law, Margaret Moore, age 19 (b. NYS), who had completed 3 years of high school; and grandson, Robert A. Moore, age 1 (b. NYS).  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

Gertrude Humphrey married Truman/Trueman Henry Moore (b. 2 May 1870 on Wolfe Island, Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada, d. 20 Jan 1961 in Cape Vincent Twp, NY; interred there in Riverside Cem.), son of Richard Adam and Lucy Minerva (Bennett) Moore, about 1904 and had the following children:

 

(1) Justine H. Moore: Born 11 February 1911 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 8 January 2012, age 100, at Goose Creek, South Carolina.

 

1910 US Census: John H. Maynard, age 55 (b. English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on River Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1875 (subsequently naturalized), and he had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 26 years, Carrie A. Maynard, age 62 (b. NYS; father b. English-speaking Canada; mother b. NYS), who had been married twice and had had 4 children, 3 of whom were still alive; daughter, Cordelia F. Maynard [seems like this should be Cordelia Baskey], age 26 (b. NYS; father b. English-speaking Canada; mother b. NYS), who had been married once for 1 year and had had 1 child, still alive; son-in-law, Nelson Baskey, age 30 (b. French-speaking Canada; parents b. French-speaking Canada) and employed as a farm laborer, who immigrated to the US in 1902 and had been married once for 1 year; father, John Maynard, age 88 (b. England; parents b. England) and widowed, who immigrated to the US in 1894?; and grandson, Henry N. Baskey, age 7 months (b. NYS; father b. French-speaking Canada; mother b. NYS).

 

Justine Moore married Henry N. Baskey (b. 10/9 Oct 1909 in Cape Vincent Twp, Jefferson Co., NYS, d. 10 Oct 1988, age 79, at Watertown, Jefferson Co., NY; interred Riverside Cem., Cape Vincent, NY), son of Nelson and Cordelia (Maynard) Baskey, and had the following daughter:

 

(a) Margo Baskey: Married Stanley O'Brien and had the following children: (order uncertain)

 

[1. Stanley O'Brien, Jr. (perhaps)

 

[a. Stanley O'Brien, III. (perhaps)

 

[b. Evan O'Brien. (perhaps)

 

[2. Kristen O'Brien. (perhaps)

 

[3. Lori Anne O'Brien. (perhaps)

 

(2) Richard H. Moore: Twin.  Born about 1913 in New York.  Married Margaret (?)and had the following son:

 

(a) Robert A. Moore: Born about 1939.

 

(3) Ruth F. Moore: Twin.  Born 7 August 1912 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died there June 1981.  Married (?) Reynolds after 1930.

 

(d. Charles H. Humphrey: Born July 1874 in New York.  Died 1964; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Never married.

 

1930 US Census: Charles Humphrey, age 54 (b. NYS; father b. NYS; mother b. English-speaking Canada), single, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his housekeeper, Mercy Bearup, age 50 (b. NYS; parents b. Canada), widowed, who married 1st at age 18.

 

1940 US Census: Charles Humphrey, age 64 (b. NYS), single, and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Dutely? Point in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 2 years of college, and his residence was valued at $2,000.  The household also included his domestic servant, wife, Mercy Bearup, age 61 (b. NYS) and widowed, who had completed 8th grade.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

(9. James C. Humphrey: Born about 1844 in New York.  Resided with his parents until at least 1860; no subsequent record found, including interment.

 

(10. Henrietta "Nettie" H. Humphrey: Born about 1848 in New York.  Died 7 October 1894, age 46.  Resided with her parents and siblings until at least 1875.  Married Jerry Volly.

 

(11. Jane S. Humphrey: No record found.

 

(12. Eugene Humphrey: (perhaps) Born about 1860 in Iowa.  In 1870 resided in the household of John and Sarah Humphrey in Cape Vincent, New York; no subsequent record found, including interment.  Could also be their grandson or nephew.

 

4   William G. Humphrey

 

1. Biographical notes:

 

Born July 1836 in Kent County, England.  Died 1923 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Immigrated to the United States with his parents in 1841, settling in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  About 1869 moved to Route 68 in Cape Vincent Township.

 

1850 US Census: George Saunders, age 40 (b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $2,000.  The household also included his wife, Cornelia Saunders, age 41 (b. England); son, Joseph Saunders, age 14 (b. England); son, George Saunders, age 12 (b. England); son, Richard Saunders, age 10 (b. England); daughter, Philadelphia Saunders, age 7 (b. NYS); daughter, Nancy Saunders, age 5 (b. NYS); and son, William Saunders, age 2 (b. NYS).

 

1860 US Census: William Humphrey, age 22 (b. England) and single, resided with his parents in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York. (see above)

 

1870 US Census: Wm Humphrey, age 32 (b. England; parents of foreign birth) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His real estate was valued at $7,000 and his personal property was valued at $1,600.  The household also included his wife, Nancy Humphrey, age 25 (b. NYS); son, Albert Humphrey, age 5 (b. NYS); daughter, Julia Humphrey, age 3 (b. NYS); son, Willie Humphrey, age 1 (b. NYS); and I. Pringle, age 23 (b. Canada).

 

1875 NYS Census: William Humphrey, age 38 (b. England); and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Nancy Humphrey, age 30 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); son, Albert Humphrey, age 9 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); daughter, Julia Humphrey, age 8 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); son, William Humphrey, age 6 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); and daughter, Cordelia Humphrey, age 4 (b. Jefferson Co., NY).

 

1880 US Census: William Humphrey, age 43 (b. England; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Nancy L. Humphrey, age 35 (b. NYS); daughter, Julia A. Humphrey, age 13 (b. NYS); son, William G. Humphrey, age 11 (b. NYS); daughter, Fanny W. Humphrey, age 4 (b. NYS); son, Albert G. Humphrey, age 14 (b. NYS); and daughter, Cordelia H. Humphrey, age 8 (b. NYS).

 

1900 US Census: William Humphry, age 63 (b. Jul 1836 in England; parents b. England) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the United States in 1841 and was a naturalized citizen.  The household also included his wife of 36 years, Nancy Humphry, age 54 (b. Aug 1844 in NYS; parents b. England) and mother of 7, all still alive; son, William G. Humphry, age 30 (b. Jan 1870 in NYS), single, and employed as a day laborer; daughter, Fannie W. Humphry, age 24 (b. Jan 1876 in NYS) and single; daughter, Edna L. Humphrey, age 18 (b. Aug 1881 in NYS) and single; and son, John (A.?) Humphry, age 17 (b. Apr 1883 in NYS) and single.

 

1905 NYS Census: William Humprey, age 64 (US Citizen) was heading a household on Pleasant Valley Road and Cross Roads in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Nancy L. Humprey, age 52 (US Citizen); son, William G. Humprey, age 36 (US Citizen); daughter, Fanny Humprey, age 30 (US Citizen); daughter, Edna Humprey, age 25 (US Citizen); and son, John Humprey, age 22 (US Citizen).

 

1910 US Census: William Humphrey, age 73 (b. England; parents b. England), with his own income, was heading a household on James Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1841 (subsequently naturalized) and had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 46 years, Nancy L. Humphrey, age 65 (b. NYS; parents b. England), who had been married once and had had 7 children, all still alive.

 

1915 NYS Census: William Humphrey, age 75, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Nancy L. Humphrey, age 70; and son, William G. Humphrey, age 46.

 

1920 US Census: William Humphry, age 83 (b. England) and not employed, was heading a household on James Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1840 and became a naturalized citizen in 1858 (does "father" written in margin above 1858 mean with his father?).  The household also included his wife, Nancy L. Humphry, age 75 (b. NYS; parents b. England); and son, William G. Humphry, age 50 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), single, and not employed.

 

2. Wife: Nancy L. Saunders

 

Born 16 August 1844 on a farm near Mud Creek, south of the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York; daughter of George (b. England) and Cordelia (Thomas) Saunders (b. England).  Died Monday, 2 February 1925, age 80 years, 6 months, and 17 days, in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

3. Children:

 

a. Albert "Bert" G. Humphrey: Born 18 September 1865 near Fox Creek in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died Saturday, 15 February 1941, age 75, at home near Mud Creek, south of the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1880 US Census: Silas Ainsworth, age 33 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Louisa Ainsworth, age 30 (b. NYS; parents b. Canada); daughter, Helen Mary Ainsworth, age 11 (b. NYS); son, Harry A. Ainsworth, age 9 (b.  NYS); daughter, Mary A. Ainsworth, age 8 (b. NYS); son, Silas K. Ainsworth, age 6 (b. NYS); son, Bruce A. Ainsworth, age 4 (b. NYS); son, Stanley Hale Ainsworth, age 1 (b. NYS); and Michael Lacy, age 45 (b. Ireland), married, and employed as a farm hand.  Of interest, all of the children were sick with whooping cough.

 

1900 US Census: Albert G. Humphry, age 34 (b. Sep 1865 in NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife of 11 years, Helen Humphry, age 31 (b. Feb 1869 in NYS; parents b. NYS) and mother of 1, who was still alive; and son, Morris Humphry, age 3 (b. Jul 1896 in NYS).

 

1905 NYS Census: Bert Humprey, age 40 (US Citizen), was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Hellen Humprey, age 36 (US Citizen); son, Morris Humprey, age 8 (US Citizen).

 

1910 US Census: Albert G. Humphrey, age 44 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Mud Creek Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 21 years, Helen M. Humphrey, age 41 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who had been married once and had had 1 child, still alive; and son, Maurice E. Humphrey, age 14 (b. NYS).

 

1920 US Census: Albert and Helen Humphry resided in the household headed by his son, Morris Humphry.  (see below)

 

1930-40 US Census: Albert Humphrey resided in the household headed by his son, Morris Humphry.  (see below)

 

Albert Humphrey married Helen Mary Ainsworth (b. Feb 1869 in Cape Vincent Twp, Jefferson Co., NY, d. 14 Feb 1928), daughter of Silas (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and Louisa/Natilla (Majo) Ainsworth (b. NYS; parents b. Canada), on 4 October 1888 and had the following son:

 

(1. Maurice "Morris" Clifford Humphrey: Born 2 July 1896 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died there January 1982; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1910 US Census: Hardy H. Switzer, age 47 (b. English-speaking Canada), widowed, and employed as a house carpenter, was heading a household on Spring Street in the Village of Adams, Adams Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1884 and subsequently became a naturalized citizen.  The household also included his daughter, Helena Switzer, age 15 (b. NYS) and single; daughter, Mable Switzer, age 13 (b. NYS); daughter, Eula Switzer, age 9 (b. NYS); son, Henry Switzer, age 8 (b. NYS); and son, Albert Switzer, age 7 (b. NYS).

 

1920 US Census: Morris Humphrey, age 23 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Mud Creek Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Eula Humphrey, age 22 (b. NYS; father b. Canada; mother b. NYS); son, Stanley Humphrey, age 1 year and 2 months (b. NYS; parents b. NYS); father, Albert Humphrey, age 54 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and not employed; and mother, Helen Humphrey, age 50 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS).  Of interest, the household headed by John Humphrey, age 36, was enumerated next door, and the household headed by Rodney Smith, husband of Hunrietta (Humphrey) Smith, was enumerated on the same census page.

 

1920 US Census: John Clemens, age 68 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as farmer, was heading a household on Turnpike Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Mary E. Clemens, age 56 (b. NYS; father b. France; mother b. NYS) and not employed; and daughter, Rita A. Clemens, age 21 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and not employed.

 

1930 US Census: Maurice Humphrey, age 34 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Pleasant Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He married 1st at age 21.  The household also included his wife, Reta C. Humphrey, age 31 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who married 1st at age 24; father, Albert G. Humphrey, age 64 (b. NYS; father b. England, mother b. NYS), widowed, and not employed, who married 1st at age 23; son, Stanley Humphrey, age 11 (b. NYS); son, Orville Humphrey, age 9 (b. NYS); daughter, Esther Humphrey, age 8 (b. NYS); boarder, Ralph J. Bordell, age 18 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and employed as a net fisherman; and lodger, Earnest O. Bennett, age 29 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm laborer [who subsequently married Alice Humphrey].

 

1940 US Census: Maurice Humphrey, age 43 (b NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Fox Creek Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 8th grade, and his residence was valued at $1,500.  The household also included his wife, Reta Humphrey, age 41 (b. NYS), who had completed 2 years of high school; son, Orville Humphrey, age 19 (b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm helper, who had completed 1 years of high school; daughter, Esther Humphrey, age 18 (b. NYS) and single, with no occupation recorded, who had completed 8th grade; father, Albert Humphrey, age 74 (b. NYS) and married, who had no occupation recorded had completed 8th grade; and friend, John Cosney?, age 78 (b. NYS) and married, who had a pension and had completed 8th grade.  They all resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.  Of interest, the household headed by John C./E. Humphrey, age 56, was enumerated next door.

 

Maurice Humphrey married (1st) Eula Bell Switzer (b. Sep 1897 in NYS, d. abt 1921), daughter of Hardy H. (b. Canada) and Caroline (Gardner) Switzer (b. US), on 21 November 1917 (license issued 8 Nov 1917) in Jefferson County, New York and had the following children:

 

(a. Stanley Humphrey: Born about 1919 in New York.  Perhaps died before 1940; definitely died before 2004.

 

(b. Orville H. Humphrey: Born 21 July 1920 in New York.  In 2004 resided at Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(c. Esther Louise Humphrey: Born 10 September 1921 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died 9 January 2004, age 82, at St. John's Hospital, Springfield Township, Greene County, Missouri; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent, New York.  Married John A. Grant (d. 9 Mar 1990) on 26 August 1940 at the North Syracuse Baptist Church, North Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York and initially operated a dairy farm in Cape Vincent Township, New York.  In 1959 they moved to Baggs Corners to operate a dairy farm and a livestock transportation business.  They retired in 1978.  In 1991, following Grant's death in 1990, Esther moved to Phillipsburg, Missouri, then to Aldrich, Missouri.  Esther and John had the following children: (order uncertain)

 

(1) Linda L. Grant: Married Fred Aubertine ,and in 2004 resided at Chaumont, Jefferson county, New York.

 

(2) Sandra M. Grant: Married Gary Ellingsworth, and in 2004 resided at Clayton, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(3) Bonnie J. Grant: Died 11 December 2003.  Married Merle "Beanie" McWayne and in 2004 resided at Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

 

(4) Maurice Grant: Married Thelma (?) and in 2004 resided at Phillipsburg, Missouri.

 

Shortly after the birth of his daughter, Morris Humphrey's 1st wife, Eula (Switzer) Humphrey, died.  Morris married (2nd) Reta/Rita A. Clemens (b. Nov 1888), daughter of John H. (b. Lyme Twp, NY) and Mary Elizabeth (Bordell) Clemens (b. Cape Vincent Twp, NY), on 18 December 1922 at Utica, Oneida County, New York.

 

b. Julia M. Humphrey: See generation 3a, below.

 

c. William G. Humphrey, Jr.: Born 13 January 1870/65 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died there Wednesday, 14 June 1933, age 68, at home; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Never married. (referred to as William Humphrey, Jr. in marriage record for his sister, Edna)

 

1930 US Census: William Humphrey, age 61 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), single, and not employed, was heading a household at 2 James Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  His residence was valued at $1,500.  The household also included his sister, Cordelia Merchant, age 58 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), who married 1st at age 27 and was still married; her husband was not enumerated in the household.

 

d. Cordelia Harriet Humphrey: See generation 3b, below.

 

e. Fannie/Fanny W. Humphrey: Born January 1876 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1900 US Census: Fanny Gibson, age 57 (b. Oct 1843 in English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada) and widowed, with no occupation recored, was heading a household on Market Street in the Village of Cape Vincent, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  She had had 6 children, all still alive.  The household also included her son, John Gibson, age 23 (b. Mar 1877 in English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada), single, and employed as a farm laborer; son, Angus Gibson, age 21 (b. Aug 1879 in English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada), single, and employed as a farm laborer; and daughter, Clara Gibson, age 18 (b. May 1882 in English-speaking Canada; parents b. English-speaking Canada), single, and in school.

 

1910 US Census: John W. Gibson, age 33 (b. Scottish-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Pleasant Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1885 and subsequently became a naturalized citizen.  He had been married once.  The household also included his wife of 1 year, Fannie W. Gibson, age 34 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), who had been married once and had had no children.

 

1920 US Census: John W. Gibson, age 42 (b. Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1885 and was naturalized (father immigrated to the US in 1875?)  The household also included his wife, Fannie Gibson, age 43 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS).  Of interest, the household headed by Frances Humphrey [John's older sister], age 48 (b. Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. Canada) and widowed, was enumerated next door.  Frances immigrated to the US in 1886.

 

1930 US Census: John Gibson, age 53 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. English-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Pleasant Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He immigrated to the US in 1885, and he married 1st at age 32.  The household also included his wife, Fannie Gibson, age 54 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), who married 1st at age 33.  Of interest, the household headed by [John's older sister and the widow of Fannie's 1st cousin, Wardell "Ward" Humphrey] Frank Humphrey (female), age 57 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. English-speaking Canada), widowed, and employed as a farmer, was enumerated next door.  Frank immigrated to the US in 1885 and was subsequently naturalized.

 

1940 US Census: John Gibson, age 63 (b. Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 8th grade.  The household also included his wife, Fannie Gibson, age 64 (b. NYS), who had completed 8th grade.  The resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.

 

At age 33, Fannie Humphrey married John W. Gibson (b. Mar 1877 in Canada), age 31, son of David (b. Scotland) and Fannie (Howe) Gibson (b. Canada), on 3 February 1909 (license issued 2 Feb 1909; recorded 16 Feb 1909) in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

f. Edna Louise Humphrey: Born August 1881 in New York.  No record found of death or interment.

 

1910 US Census: Angus B. Gibson, age 30 (b. Scottish-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. Scottish-speaking Canada) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once, and he immigrated to the US in 1885 and subsequently became a naturalized citizen.  The household also included his wife, Edna L. Gibson, age 28 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS), who had been married once and had had no children.  Of interest, the household headed by his sister, Francis Humphrey, age 38 [and widow of Edna's 1st cousin, Wardell "Ward" Humphrey], was enumerated next door.  That household also included Angus's mother, Fannie "Humphrey" [should be Gibson] and sister, Clara "Humphrey" [should be Gibson].

 

1915 NYS Census: Angus B. Gibson, age 35, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Edna L. Gibson, age 33; and son, Elwin L. Gibson, age 4. (pg 12)

 

1920 US Census: No record found for Angus, Edna, or Elwin in Jefferson County, New York.

 

At age 28 Edna Humphrey married Angus Bidwell Gibson (b. 5 Aug 1879 in Canada, d. Mar 1922; interred Riverside Cem., Cape Vincent Twp, Jefferson Co., NY), age 30, son of David H. (b. Scotland) and Fannie (Howe/Horne) Gibson (b. Canada) and brother of John W. Gibson (who married Edna's sister, Fannie), on 8 February 1910 (license issued 7 Feb 1910; recorded 15 Feb 1910) and had the following son:

 

(1. Elwin L. Gibson: Born about 1911 in New York.

 

1915 NYS Census: Elwin L. Gibson, age 4, resided with his parents in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1920 US Census: No record found.

 

1930 US Census: Elwin L. Gibson, age 18 (b. NYS; father b. English-speaking Canada; mother b. NYS), single, and not employed, resided in the household headed by his uncle, G. Blake Saunders, age 43 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, on Tibbetts Point Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife [and the sister of Elwin's father], Clara E. [Gibson] Saunders, age 46 (b. English-speaking Canada; father b. Scotland; mother b. English-speaking Canada); cousin, Angus G. Saunders, age 17 (b. NYS) and single; and cousin, Norma F. Saunders, age 15 (b. NYS) and single.

 

1940 US Census: No record found.

 

g. John Edwin Humphrey "Edwin:" Born 26 April 1883 in New York.  Died 16 January 1962, age 78; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1900 US Census: Wm Ingerson, age 42 (b. Feb 1858 in NYS; parents b. NYS) and employed as a milk dealer, was heading a household in Brownville Township, Jefferson County, New York.    The household also included his wife of 4 years, Anna Ingerson, age 40 (b. Aug 1859 in Canada; parents b. Canada), who immigrated to the US in 1893 and had had 3 children, all still alive; daughter, Beulah Ingerson, age 14 (b. Jun 1885 in NYS); daughter, Sadie McAvoy, age 17 (b. Canada) and single; daughter, Mildred McAvoy, age 14 (b. Aug 1885 in Canada); daughter, Isabelle McAvoy, age 12 (b. May 1888 in Canada); and servant, George Ackerman, age 47 (b. Jan 1853 in German-speaking Canada; parents b. Canada) and widowed, who immigrated to the US in 1894 and was employed as a farm hand.

 

1920 US Census: John Humphrey, age 36 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Beula Humphrey, age 35 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS); daughter, Geraldine Humphrey, age 6 (b. NYS); and son, Herald I.? Humphrey, age 6 (b. NYS).

 

1925 NYS Census: John Humphrey, age 42 (b. US) was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Beulah Humphrey, age 39 (b. US); son, Hardy Humphrey, age 11 (b. US); and daughter, Challice Humphrey, age 11 (b. US). (pg 12)

 

1930 US Census: John E. Humphrey, age 46 (b. NYS; father b. England; mother b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Pleasant Valley Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He married 1st at age 25.  The household also included his wife, Beulah I. Humphrey, age 44 (b. NYS; parents b. NYS), who married 1st at age 23; daughter, Geraldine Humphrey, age 16 (b. NYS); Harold Humphrey, age 16 (b. NYS); and aunt, Urainia Saunders, age 78 (b. NYS).

 

1940 US Census: John C. [perhaps e.] Humphrey, age 56 (b. NYS) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household on Fox Creek Road in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had completed 8th grade, and his residence was valued at $2,000.  The household also included his wife, Beulah Humphrey, age 54 (b. NYS), who had completed 4 years of high school; son, Harold Humphrey, age 26 (b. NYS), single, and employed as a farm helper, who had completed 1 year of college; and daughter, Geraldine Humphrey, age 26 (b. NYS), single, and employed as a nurse in a Watertown hospital, who had completed 3 years of college.  They resided in the same house on 1 April 1935.  Of interest, the household headed by Muarice Humphrey, age 43, was enumerated next door.

 

At age 25 John Humphrey married Beulah M. Ingerson (b. 3 Jan 1886 in NYS, d. Jun 1969 in Lancaster Twp, Erie Co., NY), age 23, daughter of William and Effie (McNett) Ingerson of Brownville Township, Jefferson County, New York, on 17 October 1908 (license issued 15 Oct 1908 in Brownville Twp; recorded 2 Nov 1908) at Brownville and had the following children:

 

(1. Geraldine E. Humphrey: Twin.  Born 4 January 1914 in New York.  Employed as a nurse.

 

1940 US Census: (Enumerated 9 - 10 Apr 1940) Geraldine Humphrey, age 26 (b. NYS), single, and employed as a registered nurse in a hospital, was heading a household at 723 Washington Street in the City of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.  She had completed 4 years of high school, and she rented her dwelling.  The household also included 5 female lodgers, all registered nursed in a hospital.  On 1 April 1935 she resided elsewhere in Jefferson County.

 

Note: Geraldine Humphrey, age 26, single, and employed as a nurse in a Watertown hospital, was also enumerated on 24 April 1940 with her parents in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  She had completed 3 years of college.

 

(2. Harold I. Humphrey: Twin.  Born 4 January/1 April 1914 in New York.  Died 3 March 1994 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Employed as a farmer.  Married Bernice M. Humphrey (b. 19 Aug 1919 in Worth Twp, Jefferson Co., NY; d. 4 Mar 2010, age 90) and perhaps had the following children:

 

3a  Julia Merrill Humphrey:

 

Born 7 January 1867 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died there 13 July 1957, age 90.  Married Francis Philip Merchant, paragraph D.5.a. of generation 3 of the Kirchner Annex on 23 January 1889 in Cape Vincent Township, New York.

 

See Kirchner Annex for More Info

 

3b  Cordelia Harriet Humphrey:

 

Born 24 June 1871 in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Died there 27 August 1949, age 78.  Married George W. Merchant, paragraph D.5.c. of generation 3 of the Kirchner Annex on 29 June 1898 in Cape Vincent Township, New York.

 

See Kirchner Annex for More Info

 

Other, still unidentified, Kirchner names:

 

1. Horatio Humphrey: Born about 1804.

 

1855 NYS Census: Horatio Humphrey, age 51 (b. CT) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He resided in a log home.  The household also included Mary Weaver, age 9 (b. Germany); and Thomas Martin, age 24 (b. St. Lawrence Co., NY) and employed as a farmer.  Horatio had resided in Cape Vincent Township for 16 years; Mary for 2 years; and Thomas for 7 months.

 

2. H. F. Humphrey: Born about 1818 in Brownville Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

1855 NYS Census: H. F. Humphrey, age 27 (b. CT) and employed as , was heading a household in Brownville Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Eliza Humphrey, age 26 (b. CT); and daughter, Mary Humphrey, age 2 (b. Jefferson Co., NY).  They had resided in Brownville Township for 2 years.

 

3. Oscar Humphrey: Born about 1849 in .

 

1855 NYS Census: Oscar Humphrey, age 6 (b. ), resided in the household headed by his uncle, William Pittock, age 35 (b. ) in Wilna Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included William's wife, Fidelia Pittock, age 36 (b. ) and others.  Oscar had resided in Wilna Township for 1 year.

 

4. Julia Humphry: Born about 1816.

 

1855 NYS Census: Julia Humphrey, age 39 (b. Herkimer Co., NY) and not employed, resided in the household headed by her sister, Rachel Rider, age 53 (b. Herkimer Co., NY) an dnot employed, in Antwerp Township, Jefferson County, New York.  Rachel had resided in Antwerp Township for 32 years, and Julia had resided in Antwerp Township for 20 years.

 

5. Geng? Humphrey: Born about 1810.

 

1855 NYS Census: Geng? Humphrey, age 45 (b. Herkimer Co., NY) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Theresa Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Catherin Humphrey, age 41 (b. Herkimer Co., NY); son, Ebenezer Humphrey, age 21 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); son, Martin Humphrey, age 18 (b. Jefferson Co., NY); and daughter, Orpha Humphrey, age 14 (b. Jefferson Co., NY ).  They all had resided in Theresa Township for 1 year.

 

6. Franklin Humphrey: Born about 1808.

 

1855 NYS Census: Franklin Humphry, age 47 (b. presumably Jefferson Co., NY) and employed as a farmer, was heading a household in Theresa Township, Jefferson County, New York.  The household also included his wife, Cordelia Higgins, age 32 (b. presumably Jefferson Co., NY); William Higgins, age 4 (b. presumably Jefferson Co., NY); son, Schuyler Higgins, age 3 (b. presumably Jefferson Co., NY); and daughter, Julia Higgins, age 10 months (b. presumably Jefferson Co., NY).  All but Julia had resided in Theresa Township for 2 years.  Note: County of birth was left blank unless it was not Jefferson County, New York.  Also, surname for Franklin appears to be Humphrey, but for the others, Higgins. 

 

7. Henry L. Humphrey: Born about 1835 in .

 

1865 NYS Census: Henry L. Humphrey, age 30 (b. Lewis Co., NY), with no occupation recorded, was heading a household in Rutland Township, Jefferson County, New York.  He had been married once, and his residence was valued at $2,000.  The household also included his wife, Lydia Humphrey, age 28 (b. Lewis Co., NY), who had been married once and had had 1 child,; son, Dennis C. Humphrey, age 3 years and 7 months (b. Lewis Co., NY); sister, Paulina Keyes, age 34 (b. Lewis Co., NY) and widowed, who had been married once and had had 3 children; nephew, Willie Keyes, age 11 (b. Lewis Co., NY); niece, Edwina Keyes, age 9 (b. IL); mother, Catharine Allen, age 74 (b. Albany Co., NY) and widowed, who had been married once and had had 11 children; and cousin, Eunice Allen, age 39 (b. Albany Co., NY) and single.

 

8. Orville H. Humphrey: Born 1920.  Gravestone in Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

9. Richard K. Humphrey: Born 1914.  Died 1986; interred Riverside Cemetery, Cape Vincent Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

 

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