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James Gorham Humphrey
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1806
Marcellus
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1869
Whitewater
Walworth County
Wisconsin, USA

James Gorham Humphrey
born 31 Aug 1806 Marcellus, Onondaga County, New York
buried Richmond Twp., Walworth county, Wisconsin Hwy 89, Sec 17

"History of Walworth County, Wisconsin". "Town of Richmond". p 776.
1839, Joseph and James G. Humphrey were mentioned as having settled in this vicinity.

In the obit for daughter Abigail Jane Humphrey Richards tells about the trip from Western New York to Southern Wisconsin.

Family mentioned in book, Humphreys, Frederick, "The Humphreys Family in America". 1883. p. 914.

Married ca 1832 Sally Adeline Barber in New York, she was
born 22 Mar 1812 in Easton, Washington County, New York
died 31 May 1909 in Utters Corner, Wisconsin
buried Richmond Twp. cemetery--Hwy 89, Sec 17. Found maiden name Barber on the cemetery records.

Found city of birth and marriage date in "The Eno and Enos Family in America, Subtitle: Descendants of James Eno of Windsor, Conn." Douglas C. Richardson. 1973. p. 82.(Downloaded from the Godfrey Memorial Library.)

Other family information in Humphreys, Frederick, "The Humphreys Family in America". 1883. p. 914.

From "The Janesville Daily Gazette", June 4, 1909, p 10, col 3. "Aged Resident of County Summoned"
"Mrs. Humphrey, Woman Over Ninety-seven Years of Age, Died at Utters Corners." (special to the Gazette.)

"Utters Corners, June 3.-- Mrs. Humphrey, the oldest resident of
this place, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. R. H. Gage, with
whom she has made her home for a number of years, at the ripe old
age of ninety-seven years, two months and eleven days. The funeral
will be held from the Gage home this afternoon at 2:30."

James and Sally Humphrey had at least nine children.
(Thanks to Ann Bowler)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Humphrey (1782 - 1864)
  Hannah Enos Humphrey (1781 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Sally Adeline Barber Humphrey (1812 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  Abigail Jane Humphrey Richards (1833 - 1906)*
  Candace H. Humphrey Ames (1837 - ____)*
  Thankful Barber Humphrey Goddard (1840 - 1897)*
  Franklin R. Humphrey (1848 - 1848)*
  Francis N. Humphrey (1848 - 1848)*
  Willis J. Humphrey (1857 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucina Humphrey Compton (1806 - 1868)*
  James Gorham Humphrey (1806 - 1869)
  Jasper Humphrey (1812 - 1892)*
  Caroline Humphrey Adams (1814 - 1889)*
  Norman Humphrey (1820 - 1901)*
  Alta L. Humphrey Teetshorn (1822 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Richmond Cemetery
Richmond
Walworth County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: Vicki C.
Record added: Apr 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18731418
James Gorham Humphrey
Added by: Vicki C.
 
James Gorham Humphrey
Added by: Vicki C.
 
James Gorham Humphrey
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