W. T. Carrington1

M, #87272
Last Edited16 Jun 2018
     W. T. Carrington married Mary Eliza Wagle, daughter of Lewis Wagle and Charlotte Kelly, on 10 January 1856.1

Family

Mary Eliza Wagle b. c 1836

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Lizzie Snider1

F, #87273
Last Edited16 Jun 2018
     Lizzie Snider married Henry C. Wagle, son of Lewis Wagle and Charlotte Kelly, on 30 July 1873.1

Family

Henry C. Wagle b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Isabella Wagle1

F, #87274
FatherLewis Wagle1 b. 10 Jul 1800, d. 25 May 1873
MotherCharlotte Kelly1 b. 18 Nov 1808, d. 25 May 1878
Last Edited16 Jun 2018
     Isabella Wagle married Robert Housely.1

Family

Robert Housely

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Matilda Wagle1

F, #87276
FatherJohn Wagle1 b. 17 Oct 1785, d. 28 Dec 1870
MotherMary "Polly" Owens1 b. 1790, d. a 1870
Last Edited16 Jun 2018

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Elizabeth Wagle1

F, #87277
FatherJohn Wagle1 b. 17 Oct 1785, d. 28 Dec 1870
MotherMary "Polly" Owens1 b. 1790, d. a 1870
Last Edited16 Jun 2018

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Jephtha Wagle1

M, #87278
FatherJohn Wagle1 b. 17 Oct 1785, d. 28 Dec 1870
MotherMary "Polly" Owens1 b. 1790, d. a 1870
Last Edited16 Jun 2018

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Jemima Wagle1

F, #87279
FatherJohn Wagle1 b. 17 Oct 1785, d. 28 Dec 1870
MotherMary "Polly" Owens1 b. 1790, d. a 1870
Last Edited16 Jun 2018

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Thomas Wagle1

M, #87280, b. 25 June 1791
FatherJohn Wagle Sr.1 b. 9 Oct 1751, d. 28 Jul 1818
MotherJemima Todd1 b. 19 Jan 1759, d. 30 Apr 1850
Last Edited16 Jun 2018
     Thomas Wagle was born on 25 June 1791.1

Citations

  1. [S2422] W. M. Paxton, Annals of Platte County, Missouri, From its Exploration Down to June 1, 1897; with Genealogies of Its Noted Families and Sketches of Its Pioneers and Distinguished People (Kansas City, Mo.: Hudson-Kimberly Publishing Co., 1897), p. 1025. Hereinafter cited as Paxton [1897] Annals of Platte Co. Mo.

Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey1,2

M, #87281, b. 1777, d. 1824
FatherJohn Humphrey3,4 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherElizabeth Forbes5,6 b. 1765, d. 1799
ChartsAncestors - Martha Elizabeth HART
ReferenceGAV4
Last Edited31 Dec 2018
     Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey was born in 1777 at Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 He married Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson, daughter of Joshua Calvin Ferguson and Mary Stone, on 3 November 1797 at Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA; Her 1st husband.
Marriage Record #1: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1850
     Name:     R. Humphrey
     Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997.
     Original data: Dodd, Jordan, Comp.. Kentucky Marriages to 1850. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Kentucky.

Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     Rawleigh Humpry
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Film Number:     000009669
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.

Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     Rawleigh Humphrey
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     2 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Film Number:     000009666
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.7,8,9,10
Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey died in 1824 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Find A Grave says d. 1827.1,5
Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey was buried in 1824 at Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1777
     Death:      1827
     Hypothetical/Circumstantial suggestion: b. c1776-1778
     married Mary Ann Ferguson February 11, 1797 in Nelson Co, Kentucky.
     His name was on his father John's 1813 Will:
     1813 Oct 18 - John wrote his Last Will and Testament. Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life....
     d. c1827
     His name not on his mother's Will/Probate
     19 October 1832 Will/Probate was prepared in Hardin County, Kentucky.
     Took 24-25 years to get theirs acknowledged.
     Whereupon I have truly recorded the same in my office this 16 February 1857. W T Samuels Clerk
     Family links: Parents:
      John Humphrey (1762 - 1815)
      Elizabeth Forbes Humphrey (1760 - 1799)
     Siblings:
      Rawley Humphrey (1777 - 1827)
      Abijah Humphrey (1778 - 1813)*
      Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor (1780 - ____)*
      John Humphrey (1782 - 1858)*
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)*
      George Humphrey (1789 - 1834)*
     Burial: Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Nelson County, Kentucky, USA
     Created by: Steven Houghland
     Record added: Oct 28, 2017
     Find A Grave Memorial# 184701485.5
     GAV-4.

Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey appeared in the census of 1800 at Tax List, Washington Co., Kentucky, USA; Ancestry.com - Kentucky, Tax Lists, 1799-1801
     Name:     Roley Humphries
     Residence County:     Washington
     Residence Year:     1800
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Tax Lists, 1799-1801 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
     Original data: Clift, G. Glenn. Second Census of Kentucky, 1800. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2005.11

Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey and Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson appeared in the census of 1810 at Washington Co., Kentucky, USA; p. 304, line 24
     Name:     Rauley Humphey
     Home in 1810 (City, County, State):     Washington, Kentucky
     Free White Persons - Males - Under 10:     3 [aft 1810] Unknown?, Unknown?, Unknown?
     Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44 :     1 [1766-84] Rawleigh 1777
     Free White Persons - Females - Under 10:     1 [aft 1810] Unknown?
     Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15:     1 [1795-1800] Sarah 1798
     Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44:     1 [1766-84] Polly (Ferguson) 1777
     Numbers of Slaves:     1
     Number of Household Members Under 16:     5
     Number of Household Members Over 25:     2
     Number of Household Members:     8.12
In John Humphrey's will dated 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey was named as executor; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."13

Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey and Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson appeared in the census of 7 August 1820 at Washington Co., Kentucky, USA; p. 87, line 3
     Name:     Rolley Humpris
     Home in 1820 (City, County, State):     Washington, Kentucky
     Enumeration Date:     August 7, 1820
     Free White Persons - Males - Under 10:     3 [aft 1810]
     Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15:     2 [1805-10]
     Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25:     1 [1795-1804]
     Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over:     1 [bef 1776] Rawleigh 1777
     Free White Persons - Females - Under 10:     2 [aft 1810]
     Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15:     1 [1805-10]
     Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over :     1 [bef 1776] Polly (Ferguson) 1777
     Slaves - Males - Under 14:     4
     Slaves - Males - 14 thru 25:     1
     Slaves - Females - Under 14:     2
     Slaves - Females - 26 thru 44:     1
     Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture:     4
     All Other Persons Except Indians not Taxed:     9
     Free White Persons - Under 16:     8
     Free White Persons - Over 25:     2
     Total Free White Persons:     11
     Total Slaves:     8
     Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other:     28.14

Family

Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson b. 1777
Child

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Jones Family Tree - Rawleigh 'Rolly' Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/35946738/person/28886363943/facts?ssrc=. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - John HUMPHREY: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/facts
  3. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Danielle Reynard family tree - John Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/33065206/person/20020036893/facts
  4. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/166661011/john-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Rawley Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/184701485/rawley-humphrey
  6. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Elizabeth Forbes Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173387680/elizabeth-humphrey
  7. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record #1 seen on Ancestry.com on 16 June 2018 at: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2089&h=154894&ssrc=pt&tid=35946738&pid=28886363943&usePUB=true
  8. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record #2 seen on Ancestry.com on 16 June 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FSMarriageKentucky&h=2372629&indiv=try&o_vc=Record:OtherRecord&rhSource=2089
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/61372/TH-1-17927-3580-16?pid=2372629&backurl=http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db%3DFSMarriageKentucky%26h%3D2372629%26indiv%3Dtry%26o_vc%3DRecord:OtherRecord%26rhSource%3D2089&usePUB=true&usePUBJs=true
  9. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Jones Family Tree - Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/35946738/person/28886363945/facts
  10. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record #3 seen on Ancestry.com on 16 June 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=61372&h=2030470&ssrc=pt&tid=8451663&pid=-188791871&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/61372/TH-1-17942-9325-47/2030470?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-188791871/facts/citation/720397056550/edit/record
  11. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Tax List seen on Ancestry.com on 16 June 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=3720&h=13933&ssrc=pt&tid=41363668&pid=19893895694&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/3720/gpc_secondcensusky-0161/13933?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41363668/person/19893895694/facts/citation/820283217586/edit/record
  12. [S4211] 1810 Federal Census, 1810 Census KY Washington Co, Year: 1810; Census Place: Washington, Kentucky; Roll: 8; Page: 304; Image: 00301; Family History Library Film: 0181353
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=7613&h=722948&ssrc=pt&tid=41363668&pid=19893895706&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7613/4185989_00301/722948?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41363668/person/19893895706/facts/citation/820308265047/edit/record#?imageId=4185989_00301
  13. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true
  14. [S4212] 1820 Federal Census, 1820 Census KY Washington Co, 1820 U S Census; Census Place: Washington, Kentucky; Page: 87; NARA Roll: M33_29; Image: 108
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=7734&h=1405398&ssrc=pt&tid=41363668&pid=19893895706&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7734/4433238_00108/1405398?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41363668/person/19893895706/facts/citation/820308264900/edit/record

Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson1

F, #87282, b. 1777
FatherJoshua Calvin Ferguson4,5,3 b. 8 Dec 1753, d. bt 23 Jun 1836 - 7 Jan 1837
MotherMary Stone2,3 b. 1756, d. 4 Jul 1825
ChartsAncestors - Martha Elizabeth HART
ReferenceGAV4
Last Edited31 Dec 2018
     Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson died at Kentucky, USA.1 She married Thomas Ellison.4 Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson was born in 1777 at Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 She married Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey, son of John Humphrey and Elizabeth Forbes, on 3 November 1797 at Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA; Her 1st husband.
Marriage Record #1: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1850
     Name:     R. Humphrey
     Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997.
     Original data: Dodd, Jordan, Comp.. Kentucky Marriages to 1850. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Kentucky.

Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     Rawleigh Humpry
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Film Number:     000009669
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.

Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     Rawleigh Humphrey
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     2 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Film Number:     000009666
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.7,8,6,5 Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson married Thomas Ellison in 1827 at Washington Co., Kentucky, USA; her 2nd of 2 husbands.6
     GAV-4.

Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson and Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey appeared in the census of 1810 at Washington Co., Kentucky, USA; p. 304, line 24
     Name:     Rauley Humphey
     Home in 1810 (City, County, State):     Washington, Kentucky
     Free White Persons - Males - Under 10:     3 [aft 1810] Unknown?, Unknown?, Unknown?
     Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44 :     1 [1766-84] Rawleigh 1777
     Free White Persons - Females - Under 10:     1 [aft 1810] Unknown?
     Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15:     1 [1795-1800] Sarah 1798
     Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44:     1 [1766-84] Polly (Ferguson) 1777
     Numbers of Slaves:     1
     Number of Household Members Under 16:     5
     Number of Household Members Over 25:     2
     Number of Household Members:     8.9

Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson and Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey appeared in the census of 7 August 1820 at Washington Co., Kentucky, USA; p. 87, line 3
     Name:     Rolley Humpris
     Home in 1820 (City, County, State):     Washington, Kentucky
     Enumeration Date:     August 7, 1820
     Free White Persons - Males - Under 10:     3 [aft 1810]
     Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15:     2 [1805-10]
     Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25:     1 [1795-1804]
     Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over:     1 [bef 1776] Rawleigh 1777
     Free White Persons - Females - Under 10:     2 [aft 1810]
     Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15:     1 [1805-10]
     Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over :     1 [bef 1776] Polly (Ferguson) 1777
     Slaves - Males - Under 14:     4
     Slaves - Males - 14 thru 25:     1
     Slaves - Females - Under 14:     2
     Slaves - Females - 26 thru 44:     1
     Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture:     4
     All Other Persons Except Indians not Taxed:     9
     Free White Persons - Under 16:     8
     Free White Persons - Over 25:     2
     Total Free White Persons:     11
     Total Slaves:     8
     Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other:     28.10
In Joshua Calvin Ferguson's will dated 23 June 1836 at Callaway Co., Missouri, USA, Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson was named as an heir;
Ancestry.com - Missouri, Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988
     Name:     Joshua Farguson [Joshua Ferguson]
     Probate Date:     23 Jun 1836 (date of Will)
     Probate Place:     Callaway, Missouri, USA
     Inferred Death Year:     Abt 1836
     Inferred Death Place:     Missouri, USA
     Source Citation: Author: Missouri. Probate Court (Callaway County); Probate Place: Callaway, Missouri
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Missouri, Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
     Original data: Missouri, County, District and Probate Courts.

Transcription (by G A Vaut):
     "I, Joshua Ferguson of Callaway County Mo, being of good health 7 of sound and disposing mind & memory and being desirous to settle my affairs while health and capacity remains to me well knowing that at my advanced age I may not expect a long continuance of health, do make, ordain establish and declare this my last will and testament hereby and herein revoking and declaring null and void all and every will and codicil by me heretofore made.
     "Item it is my will in the first place that all my just debts be paid by my Executor as soon after my decease as the nature of things will admit and after such payment I dispose of all my remaining estate, whether real, personal or mixed in the manner following, promising that my heirs are Sally Dorsey, wife of Richard Dorsey, Nancy Hirsh wife of George Hirsh, Polly Ellison wife of Thomas Ellison, John S. Ferguson, Rebecca Askins wife of Dennis Askins, Betsy James wife of Thomas James, James Ferguson who are my children and William Ferguson and Mary Ferguson who are the children of my deceased son William Ferguson.
     "Item, In addition to three negroes, named Hannah, Milly and Solomon which I have formaly given to my daughter Sally Dorsey, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to a negro named Dice and other property which I have formerly given to my daughter Nancy Hirsh, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Hannah and George which I have formerly given to my Daughter Polly Ellison, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to four negroes named Clore, Yellow Mary, Black Mary and her son Jim which I have formerly given to my son John S. Ferguson together with some land I will and bequeath unto him one Dollar.
     "Item, I will and devise unto my grandson John Ferguson, Jr. a tract of land containing two hundred and thirty acres originally granted to one Liplant, a new Madrid claim and located adjoining to the tract upon which I now reside on the west and adjoining the Missouri River.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Sam and Elisa and a tract of land which I have given to my Daughter Rebecca Askins, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Lucy and Easther and other property which I have given to my daughter Betsy James, I give and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to four negroes named Abram, James, Rachel and Easther which I have given to my son James Ferguson I will and devise unto him the tract of land whereon I now live containing two hundred & odd acres.
     "Item, In addition to the lands, negroes and other property which I gave to my late son William Ferguson Deceased, and which has descended to his children Mary and William Ferguson, I now will unto the said Mary and the said William Ferguson on Dollar each.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson John Ferguson who is the son of my son John Ferguson, my negro girl named Rhody.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my son James Ferguson my negro boy named Westly, my waggon and working oxen, my cupboard, desk, chairs and tables.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson Joshua Ferguson (the son of John S. Ferguson) my negro girl named Harriett.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson William Ferguson (the son of John S. Ferguson) my negro boy named John.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my negro men named Adam, Luke and Ned and my negro boy named Bill and my negro woman named Sally their and each of their freedom, hereby enjoining it upon my Executor hereinafter named to do all that shall be necessary to give full effect to my desire in this particular and hereby requiring Luke and Ned to cause the said Bill to be taught reading, writing and arithmetic at their cost and expense.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson George Hirsh Jr. one quarter Section of good land to be provided by my Executor within Limits of this State and to be paid for out of whatever moneys may belong to my estate, should there be a sufficiency for that purpose after having satisfied the other provisions of this my will and if not then as much land as such surplus will procure.
     "Item, Should there be any residuum after complying with and satisfying all the previous provisions of this my will, I will and bequeath the said residuum whatever the amount thereof may be to my Executor hereinafter named.
     "Item, It is my will that the disposition of property herein made shall not be affected or altered in consequence of the death or destruction of any thereof or sale, but that this my las twill shall be carried into effect specifically wheresoever the same shall be practicable and should there be any loss or sale of any property prior to my decease or distribution it shall be the loss of the specific Legatee or devisee.
     "Item, I do hereby nominate, constitute and appoint my son John S. Ferguson to be the Executor of this my last will hoping that he will not refuse to take upon himself the charge thereof.
     "In testimony of all of which I the said Joshua Ferguson have hereunto set my hand publishing and declaring the same to be my last will and testament this Twenty third day of June in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty Six. Joshua Ferguson
     "Signed and published by the Testator in our presence and by us at his request and in the presence of him and of each other: William Nash, W. Lucas.

"State of Missouri, County of Callaway ss.
     "I, Israel B. Grant Clerk of the County Court within and for the County aforesaid do certify that on this 7th day of January 1837 in vacation this paper or instrument of writing purporting to be the last will and Testament of Joshua Ferguson Deceased was this day produced before me in vacation for probate by John S. Ferguson Executor therein named and thereupon came Wm. Lucas and Wm Nash the subscribing witnesses thereto who after being duly sworn before me upon their oaths deposed and said that they were present and did hear the said Joshua Ferguson publish, pronounce and declare this paper or instrument of writing to be his last will and testament and he the said Joshua Ferguson subscribed the same in their presence and at the request of the said Joshua Ferguson in the presence of each other, and that he the said Joshua Ferguson was of sound and disposing mind and memory to the best of their knowledge, observation and belief.
     "Signed, William Lucas, William Nash
     "And thereupon it is considered that the said paper or instrument of writing is duly proven to be the last will and testament of the said Joshua Ferguson and that the same be admitted to record as required by law.
     "In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand affixed the seal of said Court at office this 7th day of January A. D. 1837 and in the 17th year of the State. Israel B. Grant, Clerk

"State of Missouri, County of Callaway ss.
     "I, Israel B. Grant Clerk of the County Court within and for the County aforesaid do certify that this last will and testament of Joshua Ferguson Deceased together with the certificate of Probate there on endorsed was produced to me in my office for Record on the 7th day of January A. D. 1837 and thereupon the same together with the certificate of Probate have been duly committed to Record as directed by law.
     "Witness my hand & seal of office the day and date above written. I. B. Grant, Clerk.4

Family 1

Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey b. 1777, d. 1824
Child

Family 2

Thomas Ellison

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Jones Family Tree - Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson: Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 29 December 2018), memorial page for Mary Stone Ferguson (1756–4 Jul 1825), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52535156, citing Ferguson Family Cemetery, Callaway County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by David Hughes (contributor 47266785) at: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/52535156. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S406] Wm. S. and Robert Rose Bryan, A History of the Pioneer Families of Missouri: With Numerous Sketches, Anecdotes, Adventures, Etc., Relating to Early Days in Missouri. Also the Lives of Daniel Boone and the Celebrated Indian Chief Black Hawk, with Numerous Biographies and Histories of Primitive Institutions (Baltimore, MD: reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. for Clearfield Company, Inc., 2002, 1935 (original 1876)), p. 332. Hereinafter cited as Bryan & Rose [1876] History of Pioneer MO Families.
  4. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Will and probate record seen on Ancestry.com on 29 Dec 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=9071&h=5880248&ssrc=pt&tid=15933093&pid=28661734528&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/9071/007635261_00210/5880248?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/15933093/person/28661734528/facts/citation/762024249008/edit/record#?imageId=007635261_00212
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    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=61372&h=2030470&ssrc=pt&tid=8451663&pid=-188791871&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/61372/TH-1-17942-9325-47/2030470?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-188791871/facts/citation/720397056550/edit/record
  6. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Jones Family Tree - Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/35946738/person/28886363945/facts
  7. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record #1 seen on Ancestry.com on 16 June 2018 at: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2089&h=154894&ssrc=pt&tid=35946738&pid=28886363943&usePUB=true
  8. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Marriage record #2 seen on Ancestry.com on 16 June 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FSMarriageKentucky&h=2372629&indiv=try&o_vc=Record:OtherRecord&rhSource=2089
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/61372/TH-1-17927-3580-16?pid=2372629&backurl=http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db%3DFSMarriageKentucky%26h%3D2372629%26indiv%3Dtry%26o_vc%3DRecord:OtherRecord%26rhSource%3D2089&usePUB=true&usePUBJs=true
  9. [S4211] 1810 Federal Census, 1810 Census KY Washington Co, Year: 1810; Census Place: Washington, Kentucky; Roll: 8; Page: 304; Image: 00301; Family History Library Film: 0181353
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=7613&h=722948&ssrc=pt&tid=41363668&pid=19893895706&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7613/4185989_00301/722948?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41363668/person/19893895706/facts/citation/820308265047/edit/record#?imageId=4185989_00301
  10. [S4212] 1820 Federal Census, 1820 Census KY Washington Co, 1820 U S Census; Census Place: Washington, Kentucky; Page: 87; NARA Roll: M33_29; Image: 108
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=7734&h=1405398&ssrc=pt&tid=41363668&pid=19893895706&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/7734/4433238_00108/1405398?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41363668/person/19893895706/facts/citation/820308264900/edit/record

Thomas Ellison1

M, #87283
Last Edited29 Dec 2018
     Thomas Ellison married Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson, daughter of Joshua Calvin Ferguson and Mary Stone, in 1827 at Washington Co., Kentucky, USA; her 2nd of 2 husbands.1
     Thomas Ellison is mentioned in the will of Joshua Calvin Ferguson on 23 June 1836 at Callaway Co., Missouri, USA;
Ancestry.com - Missouri, Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988
     Name:     Joshua Farguson [Joshua Ferguson]
     Probate Date:     23 Jun 1836 (date of Will)
     Probate Place:     Callaway, Missouri, USA
     Inferred Death Year:     Abt 1836
     Inferred Death Place:     Missouri, USA
     Source Citation: Author: Missouri. Probate Court (Callaway County); Probate Place: Callaway, Missouri
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Missouri, Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
     Original data: Missouri, County, District and Probate Courts.

Transcription (by G A Vaut):
     "I, Joshua Ferguson of Callaway County Mo, being of good health 7 of sound and disposing mind & memory and being desirous to settle my affairs while health and capacity remains to me well knowing that at my advanced age I may not expect a long continuance of health, do make, ordain establish and declare this my last will and testament hereby and herein revoking and declaring null and void all and every will and codicil by me heretofore made.
     "Item it is my will in the first place that all my just debts be paid by my Executor as soon after my decease as the nature of things will admit and after such payment I dispose of all my remaining estate, whether real, personal or mixed in the manner following, promising that my heirs are Sally Dorsey, wife of Richard Dorsey, Nancy Hirsh wife of George Hirsh, Polly Ellison wife of Thomas Ellison, John S. Ferguson, Rebecca Askins wife of Dennis Askins, Betsy James wife of Thomas James, James Ferguson who are my children and William Ferguson and Mary Ferguson who are the children of my deceased son William Ferguson.
     "Item, In addition to three negroes, named Hannah, Milly and Solomon which I have formaly given to my daughter Sally Dorsey, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to a negro named Dice and other property which I have formerly given to my daughter Nancy Hirsh, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Hannah and George which I have formerly given to my Daughter Polly Ellison, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to four negroes named Clore, Yellow Mary, Black Mary and her son Jim which I have formerly given to my son John S. Ferguson together with some land I will and bequeath unto him one Dollar.
     "Item, I will and devise unto my grandson John Ferguson, Jr. a tract of land containing two hundred and thirty acres originally granted to one Liplant, a new Madrid claim and located adjoining to the tract upon which I now reside on the west and adjoining the Missouri River.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Sam and Elisa and a tract of land which I have given to my Daughter Rebecca Askins, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Lucy and Easther and other property which I have given to my daughter Betsy James, I give and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to four negroes named Abram, James, Rachel and Easther which I have given to my son James Ferguson I will and devise unto him the tract of land whereon I now live containing two hundred & odd acres.
     "Item, In addition to the lands, negroes and other property which I gave to my late son William Ferguson Deceased, and which has descended to his children Mary and William Ferguson, I now will unto the said Mary and the said William Ferguson on Dollar each.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson John Ferguson who is the son of my son John Ferguson, my negro girl named Rhody.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my son James Ferguson my negro boy named Westly, my waggon and working oxen, my cupboard, desk, chairs and tables.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson Joshua Ferguson (the son of John S. Ferguson) my negro girl named Harriett.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson William Ferguson (the son of John S. Ferguson) my negro boy named John.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my negro men named Adam, Luke and Ned and my negro boy named Bill and my negro woman named Sally their and each of their freedom, hereby enjoining it upon my Executor hereinafter named to do all that shall be necessary to give full effect to my desire in this particular and hereby requiring Luke and Ned to cause the said Bill to be taught reading, writing and arithmetic at their cost and expense.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson George Hirsh Jr. one quarter Section of good land to be provided by my Executor within Limits of this State and to be paid for out of whatever moneys may belong to my estate, should there be a sufficiency for that purpose after having satisfied the other provisions of this my will and if not then as much land as such surplus will procure.
     "Item, Should there be any residuum after complying with and satisfying all the previous provisions of this my will, I will and bequeath the said residuum whatever the amount thereof may be to my Executor hereinafter named.
     "Item, It is my will that the disposition of property herein made shall not be affected or altered in consequence of the death or destruction of any thereof or sale, but that this my las twill shall be carried into effect specifically wheresoever the same shall be practicable and should there be any loss or sale of any property prior to my decease or distribution it shall be the loss of the specific Legatee or devisee.
     "Item, I do hereby nominate, constitute and appoint my son John S. Ferguson to be the Executor of this my last will hoping that he will not refuse to take upon himself the charge thereof.
     "In testimony of all of which I the said Joshua Ferguson have hereunto set my hand publishing and declaring the same to be my last will and testament this Twenty third day of June in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty Six. Joshua Ferguson
     "Signed and published by the Testator in our presence and by us at his request and in the presence of him and of each other: William Nash, W. Lucas.

"State of Missouri, County of Callaway ss.
     "I, Israel B. Grant Clerk of the County Court within and for the County aforesaid do certify that on this 7th day of January 1837 in vacation this paper or instrument of writing purporting to be the last will and Testament of Joshua Ferguson Deceased was this day produced before me in vacation for probate by John S. Ferguson Executor therein named and thereupon came Wm. Lucas and Wm Nash the subscribing witnesses thereto who after being duly sworn before me upon their oaths deposed and said that they were present and did hear the said Joshua Ferguson publish, pronounce and declare this paper or instrument of writing to be his last will and testament and he the said Joshua Ferguson subscribed the same in their presence and at the request of the said Joshua Ferguson in the presence of each other, and that he the said Joshua Ferguson was of sound and disposing mind and memory to the best of their knowledge, observation and belief.
     "Signed, William Lucas, William Nash
     "And thereupon it is considered that the said paper or instrument of writing is duly proven to be the last will and testament of the said Joshua Ferguson and that the same be admitted to record as required by law.
     "In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand affixed the seal of said Court at office this 7th day of January A. D. 1837 and in the 17th year of the State. Israel B. Grant, Clerk

"State of Missouri, County of Callaway ss.
     "I, Israel B. Grant Clerk of the County Court within and for the County aforesaid do certify that this last will and testament of Joshua Ferguson Deceased together with the certificate of Probate there on endorsed was produced to me in my office for Record on the 7th day of January A. D. 1837 and thereupon the same together with the certificate of Probate have been duly committed to Record as directed by law.
     "Witness my hand & seal of office the day and date above written. I. B. Grant, Clerk.2

Joshua Calvin Ferguson1,2,3

M, #87284, b. 8 December 1753, d. between 23 June 1836 and 7 January 1837
ChartsAncestors - Martha Elizabeth HART
ReferenceGAV5
Last Edited23 Feb 2019
     Joshua Calvin Ferguson was born on 8 December 1753 at Fairfax City, Virginia, USA.2 He married Mary Stone in 1773 at Kentucky, USA.4
Joshua Calvin Ferguson died between 23 June 1836 and 7 January 1837 at Callaway Co., Missouri, USA; Died between date of will and date of probate.2,5
Joshua Calvin Ferguson was buried before 7 January 1837 at Ferguson Family Cemetery, Callaway Co., Missouri, USA;
from Find A Grave:
     BIRTH     8 Dec 1753, Fairfax, Fairfax County, Virginia, USA
     DEATH     Jan 1837 (aged 83)
     Joshua Ferguson was born in Fairfax County, Virginia December 8, 1753. He married Mary Stone in 1773 and they had 8 children. In 1776 Joshua Ferguson was called to the Virginia Militia. During the next 5 years he was deployed in and around Fairfax County to guard the property of Officers of the Virginia line including the home of General Washington. He received a pension for his service and is listed on the pension rolls of soldiers of the Revolution. In 1779 he bought 700 acres of land in what became the state of Kentucky. In 1792 he and his family moved to their new home. In 1817 he and his family moved again to Cote Sans Dessien, Callaway County, Missouri and started anew. Joshua bought land in Callaway and Saline counties in Missouri and farmed the land. Joshua Ferguson died in January 1837 and was buried on his farm in Cote Sans Dessein, Missouri. His wife Mary Stone Ferguson had preceeded him in death in 1825.
     Family Members
     Spouse
      Mary Stone Ferguson 1756–1825 (m. 1773)
     Children
      John Stone Ferguson 1780–1849
     BURIAL     Ferguson Family Cemetery, Callaway County, Missouri, USA
     Created by: David Hughes
     Added: 7 Apr 2010
     Find A Grave Memorial 50773218.2

His estate was probated on 7 January 1837 at Callaway Co., Missouri, USA.5
     Joshua Calvin Ferguson
Mackenzie & Rhodes [1912:II:605] mentions "Thomas Lewis (raised a company of soldiers for Revolutionary War at Fairfax Court House Ca., and was a t Siege of Yorktown) and his wife, Judith (Ferguson) Lewis, dau. of Joshua Ferguson of Fairfax Co., Va."
     According to her Find A Grave memorial (image of grave marker attached), this Judith was born in 1747, before John Calvin FERGUSON was born (1753). A SAR Application for Lt. Thomas Lewis states that Judith's father, Joshua, died in Fiarfax Co., VA in 1770. Furthermore, Joshua mentioned no dau. Judith or grandchildren surnamed Lews is in his 1836 will (n which he listed eleven children.6,7,8,9 GAV-5.
Joshua Calvin Ferguson was a witness to the
I believe that I may have confounded two different William FERGUSONS. One was the son of Joshuan FERGUSON (1753-1836), as recorded as deceased in Joshua's 1836 will, and one who married Lucinda Ann FRY, the dau. of Isaac FRY (as recorded in an unknown book seen on Ancestry.com). It is possible that there were two Joshuas and and both had sons named William. with William Madison Ferguson Sr.5,10

Joshua Calvin Ferguson began military service between 1776 and 1781 at Revolutionary War, Fairfax Co., Virginia, USA,
from Find A Grave: "In 1776 Joshua Ferguson was called to the Virginia Militia. During the next 5 years he was deployed in and around Fairfax County to guard the property of Officers of the Virginia line including the home of General Washington. He received a pension for his service and is listed on the pension rolls of soldiers of the Revolution."

Transcript of pension application seen on Ancestry.com, originally posted by Coleen9531 on 17 Mar 2012:
     "Joshua applied for pension 19 February 1833 at Cote Sans Dessein township. His age 79. He swears he was born County of Fairfax Virginia 8th December 1752, and lived there 'till 1776/7. All pages of this document were hard to read.
     "We began to be very much disturbed by the inroads of the British who came up the Potomac in vessels for the purpose of foraging, getting provisions and burning the property of the inhabitants when it became necessary to raise milita for the puirpose of repelling these inreads of the enemy...that I accordingly in one of these years, which I do not recollect because a number of militia company by one Captain John Wren which company was part of the regiment commanded during the whole war by Col. Peter Wagoner, James Wren, and Thomas Triplet were also colonels in company commanded by one Captain John Wren to which I belonged was subject to be called out at moments warning and accordingly it happened sometimes that I had to leave my family and home in the month of a harvest. I can not recollect the precise times when I and the company to which I belonged were engaged in actual service but well recollects that upon several occasions we marched some times to General Washington's house to protect it from the invasions of the enemy where we would remain for several weeks at a time and sometimes to Alexandria where I together with the company spent several months at one time in building batteries for cannon for the defence of the Town. This species of service continued pretty much from the year '78 until the end of the war, as the British Ships visited the Potomac during that time frequently for the purpose of plunder or annoyance and succeeded in burning the residence of Col. Lyle and Col. ? of Stafford and often succeeded in obtaining plunder. I never was in any action with the enemy, who were generally near their ships and would retire upon the appearance of the American forces except in some few instances. I believe that I was absent from home upon this sort of service during the last three summers during the revolutionary war. In addition to the purformance of this sort of duty I with all the militia men of Fairfax County were subject to drafts for the continental army and as I was poor and had a wife and children to take care of I was unable to leave home upon such long service and was therefore put to much expense in procuring a person to become soldier to service for my draft. In the year '84 I moved from my native county and emigrated to Kentucky where I settled and remained until the year eighteen hundred and sixteen when I came to this County where I now live. While in Kentucky I was much exposed to dangert from Indians in common with the other settlers and employed a substitute to go in my place on an expedition against the savages. I had a large family and could not leave home myself with great inconvenience. I have not stated all the material facts relative to my revolutionary services as far as my recollection leaves me and states that my memory as well as my body has suffered from the wounds of time." Josh Ferguson (see attached exhibit)
Ancestry.com - U.S., The Pension Roll of 1835
     Name:     Joshua Ferguson
     Rank:     Private
     Birth Year:     abt 1751

per Bryan & Rose [1876:332]: "John Ferguson, of Fairfax County, Va., was a wagon master in the revolutionary war."11,12,13,2
Joshua Calvin Ferguson was mentioned in a land transaction in 1779 at Kentucky (now), USA,
Memo:
from Find A Grave: "In 1779 he bought 700 acres of land in what became the state of Kentucky."
     Warrant seen on Ancestry.com (image attached.)2,14

Joshua Calvin Ferguson appeared in the census of 1782 at Fairfax Co., Virginia, USA;
Ancestry.com - Virginia, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1607-1890
     Name:     Joshua Ferguson
     State:     VA
     County:     Fairfax County
     Township:     09 03
     Year:     1782
     Record Type:     Continental Census
     Page:     17
     Database:     VA Early Census Index
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Virginia, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1607-1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.
     Original data: Jackson, Ron V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp.. Virginia Census, 1607-1890. Compiled and digitized by Mr. Jackson and AIS from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes.15

Joshua Calvin Ferguson appeared in the census of 1790 at List of Thomas Lewis, Fairfax Co., Virginia, USA;
p. 17, column 2, line 67
     FERGUSON, Joshua
     Whites: 9
     Blacks: 3.16

Joshua Calvin Ferguson appeared in the census of circa 1792 at Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA;
Fulcher [1987:149]: "FERGUSON, Joshua - mentioned in Sumner Co. Court Minutes as living in Nelson Co., Kentucky". Cites Sumner Co. Court Minutes, I 15.17

Joshua Calvin Ferguson appeared in the census of 1792 at Tax List, Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA;
from Find A Grave: "In 1792 he and his family moved to their new home."
Ancestry.com - Kentucky, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1810-1890
     Name:     Joshua Ferguson
     State:     KY
     County:     Nelson County
     Township:     No Township Listed
     Year:     1792
     Record Type:     Tax list
     Database:     KY Early Census Index
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1810-1890 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.
     Original data: Jackson, Ron V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp.. Kentucky Census, 1810-1890. Compiled and digitized by Mr. Jackson and AIS from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes.2,18 He witnessed the marriage of Mary Ann "Polly" Ferguson and Raleigh "Rolly" Humphrey on 3 November 1797 at Nelson Co., Kentucky, USA; Her 1st husband.
Marriage Record #1: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1850
     Name:     R. Humphrey
     Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997.
     Original data: Dodd, Jordan, Comp.. Kentucky Marriages to 1850. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the individual counties in Kentucky.

Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     Rawleigh Humpry
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Film Number:     000009669
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.

Marriage Record #2: Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     Rawleigh Humphrey
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     2 Nov 1797
     Marriage Place:     Nelson, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Polly Ferguson
     Film Number:     000009666
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.19,20,21,1

Joshua Calvin Ferguson and Mary Stone appeared in the census of 1810 at Washington Co., Kentucky, USA;
p. 321, line 7
     Name:     Joshua Ferguson
     Home in 1810 (City, County, State):     Washington, Kentucky
     Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25:     2 [1785-94] William 1793, Unknown?
     Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over:     2 [bef 1765] Joshua 1753, Unknown?
     Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over :     1 [bef 1765] Mary (Stone) 1756
     Numbers of Slaves:     12
     Number of Household Members Over 25:     3
     Number of Household Members:     17.22

Joshua Calvin Ferguson and Mary Stone lived in 1817 at Cote Sans Dessein Township, Callaway Co., Missouri, USA;
from Find A Grave: "In 1817 he and his family moved again to Cote Sans Dessien, Callaway County, Missouri and started anew. Joshua bought land in Callaway and Saline counties in Missouri and farmed the land."

per Bryan & Rose [1876:332]: "Mr. Ferguson came to Missouri and settled in Callaway county in 1817."2,12

Joshua Calvin Ferguson
Bryan & Rose [1876:332-3] discusses two FERGUSON families of Virginia who moved to Callawy Co. The first to arrive was the family of Joshua and Mary STONE) FERGUSON of Fairfax Co., VA, who arrived in 1817. Bryan & Rose list eight children:
     -- John S.
     -- William
     -- James
     -- Polly
     -- Sally
     -- Nancy
     -- Elizabeth
     -- Rachel
The second was the family of John and France (LUCAS) FERGUSON of VA who arrived in 1820. Bryan & Rose list nine children:
     -- Moses
     -- Ann
     -- John
     -- Sarah
     -- Nancy
     -- Swan
     -- Napoleon
     -- Mary
Both families are found in the 1830 census for that county:
1. Joshua, with his two sons, James and John.
2. Several sons and/or grandsons of John: Moses I and Moses 2, Swan and Napoleon.
     NB: It's not entirely clear which of the two FERGUSON families that the 1830 John FERGUSON belongs too, but it seems to me most likely that he is the son of Joshua since he is next to James (a son of Joshua). However, there is a Moses, a Swan and a Napoleon on the same page (members of the 2nd FERGUSON family.
     It is possible that the two families were related, but two different family trees on Ancestry.com show the father of John, head of family #2, to have been a Capt. Robert FERGUSON and no linkage to the family of Joshua.This agrees with Bryan & Rose [1876:332] who says that John's "...father was a sea captain." between 1818 and 1820 at Callaway Co., Missouri, USA.23,24,25,26

Joshua Calvin Ferguson appeared in the census of 7 August 1820 at Shelby Co., Kentucky, USA;
This may not be the same Joshua FERGUSON, as the ages do not necessarily match and there is no wife present. Bryan & Rose [1876:332] state that Joshua had moved to Callaway Co., MO by 1820, so he probably shouldn't have appeared in the KY census for that year. If it is the same Joshua, he is on the same page as his son, William FERGUSON (line 17) and William's father-in-law, Isaac Fry (line 6).
p. 118, line 12
     Home in 1820 (City, County, State):     Shelby, Kentucky
     Enumeration Date:     August 7, 1820
     Free White Persons - Males - Under 10:     2
     Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15:     1
     Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44:     1
     Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25:     1
     Number of Persons - Engaged in Manufactures:     1
     Free White Persons - Under 16:     3
     Free White Persons - Over 25:     1
     Total Free White Persons:     5
     Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other:     5.27,23

Joshua Calvin Ferguson appeared in the census of 1830 at Callaway Co., Missouri, USA;
Joshua is on the same page as his sons, John (line 22) and James (line 23).
p. 65, line 9
     Name:     Joshua Fergeuson
     Home in 1830 (City, County, State):     Callaway, Missouri
     Free White Persons - Males - 70 thru 79:     1 [1751-60] Joshua 1753
     Slaves - Males - Under 10:     2
     Slaves - Males - 10 thru 23:     1
     Slaves - Males - 24 thru 35:     1
     Slaves - Females - Under 10:     2
     Slaves - Females - 10 thru 23:     1
     Slaves - Females - 24 thru 35:     2
     Total Free White Persons:     1
     Total Slaves:     9
     Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored):     10.28

Joshua Calvin Ferguson ended military service on 4 March 1831 at Revolutionary War Pension Application, Lafayette Co., Missouri, USA;
Transcript #1 of pension application seen on Ancestry.com, originally posted by Coleen9531 on 17 Mar 2012.

Transcript #2 of pension application seen on Ancestry.com, originally posted by dfergusonsart on 24 Jan 2010.
     Pension Application - Revolutionary War: Joshua Ferguson
     "In order to obtain the benefit of the ___ of cover __ __ 7th of June 1832.
     State of Missouri County of Callaway
     On this [blank] day of May in the year of our Lord in one thousand eight hundred and thirty four personally appeared in open court before John Conger; James McKinny and Larkin Craig judges thereof, it being the County Court of Callaway County aforesaid, at the May Term of the said Court, Joshua Ferguson, a resident of Cotesandein Township in the County of Callaway aforesaid, aged about eighty one years, who being first duly sworn according to law, doth on his oath make the following statement and declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the provisions of the act of congress passed seventy of June 1832. -
     I was born in the County of Fairfax in the State of Virginia on the eighth day of December in the year seventeen hundred and fifty three where I continued to reside until the year 1784 - in the year '76 or '77, I can not be certain which, we began to be very much annoyed by the inroads of the British who came up the Potomac in vessels for the purpose of foraging, getting provisions and burning the property of the inhabitants, when it became necessary to raise troops to repel the for the purpose of repelling these inroads of the enemy - I was belonged at that time to Captain Wrens company of Militia of Fairfax - this company and some others along the Potomac were under the command of Col. Waggoner and Lieut Col Triplet were reserved and kept us minute men for the purpose of marching at any point on the river where the enemy should appear, at a moments warning we were not drafted and I do not recollect whether we volunteered or not, but I am inclined to think that we did not, but were ordered, as the militia of that part of the country, had been exposed to a great burden for the support of the war. - I can not at this day recollect the precise times where our company marched, but I recollect very well that upon innumerable occasions we were ordered to march and did march sometimes to Genl Washington's house to protect it from the invasions of the enemy where we would remains for several weeks at a time, some times to Alexandria where I along with my company spent several months at a time in building batteries for cannon for the defence of the Town - This species of service continued from the year '76 or '77 until the close of the revolutionary, as the british ships during the whole of that time very frequently visited the Potomac for the purpose of plunder and succeeded in burning the residence of Col Lyle on the Maryland side and afterward went to Col ____ in Stafford on the Virginia side upon the retiring of the british down the river we were generally permitted to return to our several homes until again wanted which very frequently occured, it seems to me that it much has been I know well that we were several times called upon whilst at times when our marching was almost the cause of starvation to our families, once I remember in the midst of harvest time when became compelled to remain on the watch for several weeks in consequence of which our crops were nearly lost - It so happened that I was not did not during all this service get into an action with the enemy, though other companies did as the british were generally not very far from their ships and would retire to them upon the approach of the our forces except in a very few instances - I was not discharged by Capt. Wren that I know of - when the war was closed there being no farther need for our services and we were permitted to remain at home - It is impossible to me to state with any thing like exactness, at this day, the length of time that I was engaged in service - properly speaking it seems to me that I might well consider my self in service from the time of the first organization of our company as minute men in 76 or 77 until the close of the war, for although it is true that we were occasionally permitted to go home and attend to our families farms, yet the great uncertainty as to the time which we would be permitted to remain there prevented us from being able to do much any thing of much consequence; and besides, it was generally in the spring, summer & fall & particularly in the summer that our services was most frequently called into requisition but counting the time of my service only the time that I was actually out from my house actively employed guarding the country and protecting the inhabitants I find by reference to my former statement that I set it down at "three summers" and I can not believe that it was at all short of that time - by three summers I mean three whole summers or about nine months - I am now nearly eighty one years of age. I have tried to recollect more particularly - but I find my memory has failed me and that however I may suffer in consequence of it I can not be more particular as to what I have been speaking - I well know that had it not been for the extraordinary exertion of my wife who was under the necessity of laboring in the fields on account of my absence - my family would in all probability have suffered, I can not say to what degree ---- In addition to the performance of the above named services, I was in common with all the militia of Fairfax subject to drafts for the regular service, when every sixteen men had to furnish a soldier for the continental army and as I was poor and had a wife & children to take care of I was unable to leave home upon such long services and was therefore put to an expence which I was illy able to bear in procuring or assisting to procure soldiers for my class [?] . In the year '84 I removed with my family from my native county to Kentucky where I settled and remained there until the year eighteen hundred and sixteen when I came to this country and settled in the county of Callaway where I now reside - whilst in Kentucky my family was much exposed to danger from the Indians - in common with all the Settlers of that country - and employed a substitute to march in my place on a campaign against the savages, as my family was large and I could not leave home without great inconvenience - I have now stated all that I can distinctly recollect on the subject of my revolutionary services, I have out lived my contemporaries and therefore know of no one living who knew me during the revolutionary war - I am not on the pension roll of the United States nor of an state and have never applied for a pens or received any pay or pension for or on account of my revolutionary services - except the application which I made under the law under which I am now applying and which appears to have been rejected because I could not recollect what day my service commenced and ended and how long it lasted and also on account of some deficit in the authentication I did not learn the fate of my application until a long time after I had made it and as I live some 20 miles from the place and am still able to travel, I could not as I am advised renew my application but at a Court - for the officers with whom who commanded our troops & other circumstances I refer to my first statement - I knew Genl Washington, Major Fitzgerald of Fairfax who was one of his aids - also Capt West of Fairfax who went into the regular army and under whom one of my brothers enlisted. But I was not acquainted with many of the officers belonging to our regiment, because our services as minute men were required in detached companies and at different points. I have no record of my ages, but have seen it recorded in my Fathers family bible and my children, some of them are over fifty years old - I am well known to many people in this county some [?] of them knew me in Kentucky and I know some here who are the children of my old neighbors in Fairfax - I am known personally to some of the members of this court and particularly to John Conger, James McKinny, two of the judges who have known me some years and am acquainted with my character both here and in Kentucky - I am also known to George Bartley - Col. George King Hughbert Waugh & others. ---- I do hereby relinquish all claims to pay or amnesty for any against the government except the pension which I now ask. Joshua Ferguson [signature]
     Subscribed & sworn to in open court before me clerk of the County Court of Callaway Court, this 19th day of May AD 1834 -
     Irvine O. Hockaday clerk

Ancestry.com - U.S., The Pension Roll of 1835
     Name:     Joshua Ferguson
     Rank:     Private
     Age:     80
     Birth Year:     abt 1751
     Pension Enrollment Date:     4 Mar 1831
     Residence Place:     Lafayette, Missouri, USA
     Service Description:     S. Carolina St. tr.
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., The Pension Roll of 1835 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
     Original data: United States Senate.The Pension Roll of 1835.4 vols. 1968 Reprint, with index. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1992.29,11,30,31,32

Joshua Calvin Ferguson left a will on 23 June 1836 at Callaway Co., Missouri, USA;
Ancestry.com - Missouri, Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988
     Name:     Joshua Farguson [Joshua Ferguson]
     Probate Date:     23 Jun 1836 (date of Will)
     Probate Place:     Callaway, Missouri, USA
     Inferred Death Year:     Abt 1836
     Inferred Death Place:     Missouri, USA
     Source Citation: Author: Missouri. Probate Court (Callaway County); Probate Place: Callaway, Missouri
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Missouri, Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
     Original data: Missouri, County, District and Probate Courts.

Transcription (by G A Vaut):
     "I, Joshua Ferguson of Callaway County Mo, being of good health 7 of sound and disposing mind & memory and being desirous to settle my affairs while health and capacity remains to me well knowing that at my advanced age I may not expect a long continuance of health, do make, ordain establish and declare this my last will and testament hereby and herein revoking and declaring null and void all and every will and codicil by me heretofore made.
     "Item it is my will in the first place that all my just debts be paid by my Executor as soon after my decease as the nature of things will admit and after such payment I dispose of all my remaining estate, whether real, personal or mixed in the manner following, promising that my heirs are Sally Dorsey, wife of Richard Dorsey, Nancy Hirsh wife of George Hirsh, Polly Ellison wife of Thomas Ellison, John S. Ferguson, Rebecca Askins wife of Dennis Askins, Betsy James wife of Thomas James, James Ferguson who are my children and William Ferguson and Mary Ferguson who are the children of my deceased son William Ferguson.
     "Item, In addition to three negroes, named Hannah, Milly and Solomon which I have formaly given to my daughter Sally Dorsey, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to a negro named Dice and other property which I have formerly given to my daughter Nancy Hirsh, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Hannah and George which I have formerly given to my Daughter Polly Ellison, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to four negroes named Clore, Yellow Mary, Black Mary and her son Jim which I have formerly given to my son John S. Ferguson together with some land I will and bequeath unto him one Dollar.
     "Item, I will and devise unto my grandson John Ferguson, Jr. a tract of land containing two hundred and thirty acres originally granted to one Liplant, a new Madrid claim and located adjoining to the tract upon which I now reside on the west and adjoining the Missouri River.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Sam and Elisa and a tract of land which I have given to my Daughter Rebecca Askins, I will and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to two negroes named Lucy and Easther and other property which I have given to my daughter Betsy James, I give and bequeath unto her one Dollar.
     "Item, In addition to four negroes named Abram, James, Rachel and Easther which I have given to my son James Ferguson I will and devise unto him the tract of land whereon I now live containing two hundred & odd acres.
     "Item, In addition to the lands, negroes and other property which I gave to my late son William Ferguson Deceased, and which has descended to his children Mary and William Ferguson, I now will unto the said Mary and the said William Ferguson on Dollar each.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson John Ferguson who is the son of my son John Ferguson, my negro girl named Rhody.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my son James Ferguson my negro boy named Westly, my waggon and working oxen, my cupboard, desk, chairs and tables.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson Joshua Ferguson (the son of John S. Ferguson) my negro girl named Harriett.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson William Ferguson (the son of John S. Ferguson) my negro boy named John.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my negro men named Adam, Luke and Ned and my negro boy named Bill and my negro woman named Sally their and each of their freedom, hereby enjoining it upon my Executor hereinafter named to do all that shall be necessary to give full effect to my desire in this particular and hereby requiring Luke and Ned to cause the said Bill to be taught reading, writing and arithmetic at their cost and expense.
     "Item, I will and bequeath unto my Grandson George Hirsh Jr. one quarter Section of good land to be provided by my Executor within Limits of this State and to be paid for out of whatever moneys may belong to my estate, should there be a sufficiency for that purpose after having satisfied the other provisions of this my will and if not then as much land as such surplus will procure.
     "Item, Should there be any residuum after complying with and satisfying all the previous provisions of this my will, I will and bequeath the said residuum whatever the amount thereof may be to my Executor hereinafter named.
     "Item, It is my will that the disposition of property herein made shall not be affected or altered in consequence of the death or destruction of any thereof or sale, but that this my las twill shall be carried into effect specifically wheresoever the same shall be practicable and should there be any loss or sale of any property prior to my decease or distribution it shall be the loss of the specific Legatee or devisee.
     "Item, I do hereby nominate, constitute and appoint my son John S. Ferguson to be the Executor of this my last will hoping that he will not refuse to take upon himself the charge thereof.
     "In testimony of all of which I the said Joshua Ferguson have hereunto set my hand publishing and declaring the same to be my last will and testament this Twenty third day of June in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty Six. Joshua Ferguson
     "Signed and published by the Testator in our presence and by us at his request and in the presence of him and of each other: William Nash, W. Lucas.

"State of Missouri, County of Callaway ss.
     "I, Israel B. Grant Clerk of the County Court within and for the County aforesaid do certify that on this 7th day of January 1837 in vacation this paper or instrument of writing purporting to be the last will and Testament of Joshua Ferguson Deceased was this day produced before me in vacation for probate by John S. Ferguson Executor therein named and thereupon came Wm. Lucas and Wm Nash the subscribing witnesses thereto who after being duly sworn before me upon their oaths deposed and said that they were present and did hear the said Joshua Ferguson publish, pronounce and declare this paper or instrument of writing to be his last will and testament and he the said Joshua Ferguson subscribed the same in their presence and at the request of the said Joshua Ferguson in the presence of each other, and that he the said Joshua Ferguson was of sound and disposing mind and memory to the best of their knowledge, observation and belief.
     "Signed, William Lucas, William Nash
     "And thereupon it is considered that the said paper or instrument of writing is duly proven to be the last will and testament of the said Joshua Ferguson and that the same be admitted to record as required by law.
     "In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand affixed the seal of said Court at office this 7th day of January A. D. 1837 and in the 17th year of the State. Israel B. Grant, Clerk

"State of Missouri, County of Callaway ss.
     "I, Israel B. Grant Clerk of the County Court within and for the County aforesaid do certify that this last will and testament of Joshua Ferguson Deceased together with the certificate of Probate there on endorsed was produced to me in my office for Record on the 7th day of January A. D. 1837 and thereupon the same together with the certificate of Probate have been duly committed to Record as directed by law.
     "Witness my hand & seal of office the day and date above written. I. B. Grant, Clerk.5

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    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc=OQU3371&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&indiv=1&db=1820usfedcenancestry&gsln=Furgarson&gsfn_x=NP_NN_NIC&gsln_x=NP&msrpn__ftp=shelby,%20kentucky,%20usa&msrpn__ftp_x=1&msrpn=2687&msrpn_x=1&new=1&rank=1&redir=false&uidh=v51&gss=angs-d&pcat=35&fh=0&h=1188451&recoff=&ml_rpos=1
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John Humphrey1

M, #87285, b. 1745, d. between 18 October 1813 and 13 February 1815
ChartsAncestors - Martha Elizabeth HART
ReferenceGAV5
Last Edited22 Jun 2018
     John Humphrey was born in 1745 at King George Co., Virginia, USA.1 He married Elizabeth Forbes in 1775 at Virginia, USA; His 1st wife. There is a June 1799 marriage record in Muhlenberg Co., KY for a John Humphrey and an Elizabeth Forbes (Forkes?), but that is too late for this marriage. Did John have three wives?
Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     John Humphrey
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     Jun 1799
     Marriage Place:     Muhlenberg, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Elizabeth Forkes
     Film Number:     000557316
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.2,3 John Humphrey married Betsy Brown on 15 May 1801 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; His 2nd wife.3
John Humphrey died between 18 October 1813 and 13 February 1815 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Presumably died between date of will and probate.1
John Humphrey was buried circa 1815 at Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1762, Virginia, USA
     Death:      Feb. 13, 1815, Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
     Came over the mountain and down on a flatboat on Ohio River.
     Fact 1: DAR Book 1966 Page 354 has 1745 as birthdate.
     John Humphrey was born Bef. 1765 in Virginia, and died Bef. February 13, 1815 in Hardin Co. KY. He married (1) Elizabeth Forbes June 17, 1779. He married (2) Betsy Brown May 15, 1801 in Hardin County, Kentucky.
     Notes for John Humphrey:
     John Humphry Genealogical Sources
     JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co, Kentucky.
Will Book B, page 220, 1815
     My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. If married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis . My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest child, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and my daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, my son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows, sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Raleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813.
     Teste, John Humphrey(seal)
     William Kirkpatrick
     William Hoback
     William Morrison
     At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record.
     Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C.
     Office, Secretary of State, Frankfort, KY, signed 22, May, 1786 by Patrick Henry, Governor, Commonwealth of Virginia, for 600 acres tract lying in what was then, Jefferson County and based on Treasury Warrant #43, signed 15 Oct. 1879, and tract survey dated 22 April, 1784.
     On 19 Sept. 1796, James Garrard, Governor of Ky, signed a Land Grant to John Humphreys for a tract or parcel of land lying on Rock Creek in Hardin County, KY, containing 1078 2/3 acres by survey dated 4 Nov. 1795. by virtue of Land Office Treasury Warrant #11602.
     KY Marriage Records May 15, 1801 marriage between John Humphrey and Betsy Brown, Daughter of Mary Brown.
     He and his wives are buried on their farm property. The property is private.
     Family links: Parents:
      William Humphrey (1721 - 1800)
      Elizabeth Threlkel Humphrey (1738 - 1782)
     Spouses:
      Betsy Brown Humphrey (1781 - 1819)
      Elizabeth Forbes Humphrey (1760 - 1799)*
     Children:
      Rawley Humphrey (1777 - 1827)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1778 - 1813)*
      Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor (1780 - ____)*
      John Humphrey (1782 - 1858)*
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)*
      George Humphrey (1789 - 1834)*
     Burial: Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
     Plot: Private Property
     Created by: Steven Houghland
     Record added: Jul 08, 2016
     Find A Grave Memorial# 166661011.4

His estate was probated on 13 February 1815 at Elizabethtown, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA.5
     John Humphrey was also known as John Humphries.6 GAV-5.

John Humphrey began military service in May 1779 NB Possible
"A Pay Roll of Late Capt. Wallaces Company of the 8th Virginia Regt. of Foot for the month of May 1779"
Ancestry.com - U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
     Name:     John Humphries
     Gender:     Male
     Military Date:     May 1779
     Military Place:     Virginia, USA
     State or Army Served:     Virginia
     Regiment:     8th Regiment
     Rank:     Private
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
     Original data: Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.7

John Humphrey began military service between 1781 and 1782 at Revolutionary War, South Carolina, USA, NB UnlikelyThis John Humphries SAR Apps #57558 and #56450 descents show a wife named Elizabeth (LNU) and a son named John. My John had a 1st wife named Elizabeth, but I have no record of a son named John. It also seems to show that he died in SC in 1815, not in KY (in the same year). Therefore, Idoubt that these SAR Applications are for the same John. GA Vaut

     per SAR Application#57558: "John Humphries served in the Revolutionary War as horeseman, 1781, and footman, 1782, South Carolina Militia. James Gore, Captain, approved his account for services, which was paid by S. C., November 21, 1785."
     SAR Application#57558 cites:
     1. Story of Georgia, by Walter G. Cooper, Col. LV, page 31.
     2. Record in office of Historical Commission, Columbia, S. C..
     3. Georgia Descendants of John D. Huimphries, of S. C. by John D. Humphries, page 26. National SAR No. 56450.

Ancestry.com - U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
     Name:     John Humphries
     Birth Date:     1750
     Birth Place:     Virginia
     Death Date:     1815
     Death Place:     South Carolina
     SAR Membership:     57558
     Role:     Ancestor
     Application Date:     21 Aug 1939
     Spouse:     Elizabeth Humphries
     Children:     John Humphries
     Source Citation
     Volume: 288
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
     Original data: Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Louisville, Kentucky: National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Microfilm, 508 rolls.

See also SAR Application #56450, which is by the father of the Applicant #57558
Ancestry.com - U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
     Name:     John Humphries
     Birth Date:     1750
     Death Date:     1815
     SAR Membership:     56450
     Role:     Ancestor
     Application Date:     7 Nov 1938
     Spouse:     Elisabeth Humphries
     Children:     John Humphries
     Source Citation: Volume: 283
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
     Original data: Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Louisville, Kentucky: National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Microfilm, 508 rolls.6,8,9

John Humphrey left a will on 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."5

Family 1

Elizabeth Forbes b. 1765, d. 1799
Children

Family 2

Betsy Brown b. 1781, d. 1819
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Danielle Reynard family tree - John Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/33065206/person/20020036893/facts. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Danielle Reynard family tree - Elizabeth Forbes: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/33065206/person/20020036895/facts
  3. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - John HUMPHREY: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/facts
  4. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/166661011/john-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  5. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true
  6. [S4213] Jr. John David Humphries, "The Georgia Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Application #57558 (Nat'l) - #286 (GA State) John Humphries", Georgia Society #286, SAR Application Seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2204&h=1211327&ssrc=pt&tid=41363668&pid=28008463571&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2204/32596_242513-00332/1211327?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41363668/person/28008463571/facts/citation/150168910777/edit/record, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as "SAR Application #57558 John Humphries."
  7. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Rev War record seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=revwarmuster&h=679081&indiv=try&o_vc=Record:OtherRecord&rhSource=2204
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/4282/miusa1775a_113655-00377?pid=679081&backurl=https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db%3Drevwarmuster%26h%3D679081%26indiv%3Dtry%26o_vc%3DRecord:OtherRecord%26rhSource%3D2204&treeid=&personid=&hintid=&usePUB=true&usePUBJs=true
  8. [S1549] "Author's comment", various, Gregory A. Vaut (e-mail address), to unknown recipient (unknown recipient address), 17 June 2018; unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as "GA Vaut Comment."
  9. [S4214] John David Humphries, "The Georgia Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Application #56450 (Nat'l) - #253 (GA State) John Humphries", Georgia Society #253, SAR Application Seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at:
    Info: https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2204&h=1196741&ssrc=pt&tid=41363668&pid=28008463571&usePUB=true
    Image: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2204/32596_242508-00109/1196741?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41363668/person/28008463571/facts/citation/150168814146/edit/record#?imageId=32596_242508-00109, unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as "SAR Application #56450 John Humphries."
  10. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/184619004/john-humphrey
  11. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, George Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/18142729/george-humphrey

Elizabeth Forbes1

F, #87286, b. 1765, d. 1799
ChartsAncestors - Martha Elizabeth HART
ReferenceGAV5
Last Edited22 Jun 2018
     Elizabeth Forbes was born in 1765 at Virginia, USA.1 She married John Humphrey in 1775 at Virginia, USA; His 1st wife. There is a June 1799 marriage record in Muhlenberg Co., KY for a John Humphrey and an Elizabeth Forbes (Forkes?), but that is too late for this marriage. Did John have three wives?
Ancestry.com - Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965
     Name:     John Humphrey
     Gender:     Male
     Marriage Date:     Jun 1799
     Marriage Place:     Muhlenberg, Kentucky, USA
     Spouse:     Elizabeth Forkes
     Film Number:     000557316
     Source Information: Ancestry.com. Kentucky, County Marriage Records, 1783-1965 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
     Original data: Marriage Records. Kentucky Marriages. Madison County Courthouse, Richmond, Kentucky.1,2
Elizabeth Forbes died in 1799 at Kentucky, USA.1
Elizabeth Forbes was buried in 1799 at Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1760
     Death:      1799
     b. 1760-1765
     Marriage 17 June 1779 - Virginia
     5 children of John Humphrey and Elizabeth Forbes:
      ?Rawley b.1776-1778
      John b.? - d.c1813
      Abijah b.1778 - d.1813
      Elizabeth b.1780 - d. ?
      William Benjamin b.1784 - d.1847
      George b.1789 - d.1834
     Family links: Spouse: John Humphrey (1762 - 1815)
     Children:
      Rawley Humphrey (1777 - 1827)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1778 - 1813)*
      Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor (1780 - ____)*
      John Humphrey (1782 - 1858)*
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)*
      George Humphrey (1789 - 1834)*
     Burial: Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
     Plot: Private Property
     Created by: Steven Houghland
     Record added: Dec 01, 2016
     Find A Grave Memorial# 173387680.3
     GAV-5.

Family

John Humphrey b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Danielle Reynard family tree - Elizabeth Forbes: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/33065206/person/20020036895/facts. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - John HUMPHREY: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/facts
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Elizabeth Forbes Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173387680/elizabeth-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  4. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Rawley Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/184701485/rawley-humphrey
  5. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true
  6. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/184619004/john-humphrey
  7. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, George Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/18142729/george-humphrey

Betsy Brown1

F, #87287, b. 1781, d. 1819
Last Edited22 Jun 2018
     Betsy Brown was born in 1781.2 She married John Humphrey on 15 May 1801 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; His 2nd wife.1
Betsy Brown was buried in 1819 at Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1781
     Death:      1819
     1801 May 15 - John married (2)Betsy Brown in Hardin CO, Kentucky. Daughter of Mary Brown.
     6 children:
      Betsy
      Bijes
      George
      Sarah Sally 1804-1878
      Susannah 1806-1880
      Jemima Mimey 1812-1879
      My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey
     1810 Census - Elizabethtown, Hardin CO, KY shows they had 5 slaves on their property. (01101-40010-0-5)
     Bristow?
     Bill?
     Lewis?
     Charlots youngest child, called Ephraim?
     Clara?
     Mary Charlots increase if she has any?
     Office, Secretary of State, Frankfort, KY, signed 22, May, 1786 by Patrick Henry, Governor, Commonwealth of Virginia, for 600 acres tract lying in what was then, Jefferson County and based on Treasury Warrant # 43, signed 15 Oct. 1879(?), and tract survey dated 22 April, 1784.
     On 19 Sept. 1796, James Garrard, Governor of Ky, signed a Land Grant to John Humphreys for a tract or parcel of land lying on Rock Creek in Hardin County, KY, containing 1078 2/3 acres by survey dated 4 Nov. 1795. by virtue of Land Office Treasury Warrant # 11602.
     1820 Betsy may have died before the 1820 Census was enumerated.
     1820 Census - Ohio CO, Kentucky Ben Humphrey (342210-50210-02------------18)
     Males
     Three under 10
     Four under 16
     Two under 18
     Two under 26
     One under 45
     Females
     Five under 10
     Two under 26
     One under 45
     Two engaged in Agriculture
     (No slaves listed)
     Eighteen "All other persons except Indians not taxed"
     Family links: Spouse: John Humphrey (1762 - 1815)*
     Burial: Humphrey Farm Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
     Plot: Private Property
     Created by: Steven Houghland
     Record added: Dec 02, 2016
     Find A Grave Memorial# 173398584.2
Betsy Brown died in 1819 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA.2
     In John Humphrey's will dated 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Betsy Brown was named as an heir; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."3
Betsy Brown was mentioned in a land transaction on 19 October 1832 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA,
Memo: Transcription by GA Vaut:
     "This indenture made this 19th day of October 1832 between Elizabeth Humphreys widow & relict of John Humphreys decd of Hardin County and George Humphreys of the County of Meade, John Humphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry Morrison and Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton and Jemimah his wife heirs and legal representatives of the said John Humphreys decd also of the county of Hrdin and State of Kentucky of ? on part of Caewallader Churchill of teh Cout & State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Elizabeth Humphreys, George Humphreys, John Jumphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton & Jemimah his wife for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred dollars to them in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged has granted bargained and sol d and by these presents doth grant bargain & sell unto the said Dadad Churchill a certain tract of land situate lying and being in said county of Hardin on the waters of Nolin containing 200 acres be the same mor or less, at being the same land that was conveyed by a certain Shepherd Gum to the said John Humphreys decd by deed of record in the Hardin County Court and bounded as follows, to wit Beginning at a swamp ash 20 ... with its appurtenances unto the said Churchill his heirs and assigns forever and the granters aforesaid hereby convenant and agree with the said Churchill his heirs & assigns forever, that they the grantos are the Sale owners in free simple of the Land heverby conveyed that they have good rights & lawfull authority to sell and convey the same and they will warrant & forever defend the title to the said Churchill & his heirs from the harm of all persons whatsoever. In testimony whereof they have hereto set their hands & Seals.
     "Elizabeth Humphreys, John Humphreys, Susannah Humphreys, Henry Morrison, Sally Morrison, Reuben Payton, Jemima Payton.
     "State of Kentucky, County of Hardin, etc.
     "I William T. Samuels clerk of the county court for the county aforesaid do certify that on the 27th day of October 1832 the foregoing deed was produced to Samuel Hacroft then clerk of this court and acknoledged by Elizabeth Humphreys, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife to be their act and deeds and on the 23rd day of February 1833 the same was again produced to Sml Haycrafts & acknolweged by Reuben Peyton and Jemimha his wife to be their act and deed and on the the 11th day of March 1833 the same was once more produced to Saml Hawcrofts & acknolweged by John Jumphreys & Susannah his wife to be their act and Deed and said deed having remained in the clerks office since then was on the 30th day of January 1857 ordered to be recorded by W. W. Middlerton. Whereupon I have truly recorded the same in my office this 16th day of February 1857. W. T. Samuels Clk."4

Family

John Humphrey b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - John HUMPHREY: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/facts. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Betsy Brown Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173398584/betsy-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true
  4. [S4216] John Humphrey, Deed made 19 October 1832, Hardin Co., KY - Copy provided by Steven Houghland unknown file number (Hardin Co. DB 3 pp. 114-115), Computer: C:GENSurnames(surname), 6 Baycrest Drive, South Burlington, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA. Hereinafter cited as Probate - John HUMPHREY 1745-c1815.
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, George Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180156603584/facts
  6. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, 2 Houghland Family Tree - Susannah 1825 Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043663208/hints/facts?successSource=Hint&_phtarg=MWx6110&Hints.hintStatus=Pending. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Family Trees.
  7. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, 2 Houghland Family Tree - Sarah (Sallie) P. 1829Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043599299/facts

Benjamin Humphrey1

M, #87288, b. 1784, d. 17 November 1847
FatherJohn Humphrey1,2 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherElizabeth Forbes1 b. 1765, d. 1799
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
     Benjamin Humphrey was born in 1784 at Virginia, USA.3 He married Elizabeth "Betsy" McGriff on 2 October 1802 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA.4
Benjamin Humphrey died on 17 November 1847 at Matanzas, Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA.4,5
Benjamin Humphrey was buried after 17 November 1847 at Humphrey Cemetery, Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1784
     Death:      Nov. 17, 1847, Matanzas, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
     age 63; husband of Betsey McGriff; son of John Humphrey, d. 1815 in Hardin Co., KY
     Family links: Parents:
      John Humphrey (1762 - 1815)
      Elizabeth Forbes Humphrey (1760 - 1799)
     Spouse: Elizabeth Betsy McGriff Humphrey (1782 - 1852)*
     Children:
      Sarah Jane Humphrey Brown*
      Raleigh Humphrey (1802 - 1891)*
      George B. Humphrey (1805 - 1881)*
      James Prudent Humphrey (1807 - 1881)*
      Timothy Humphrey (1808 - 1881)*
      Margaret Elizabeth Jane Humphrey Broshears (1811 - 1895)*
      Richard E. Humphrey (1817 - 1857)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1818 - 1895)*
      Joseph Humphrey (1825 - ____)*
     Siblings:
      Rawley Humphrey (1777 - 1827)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1778 - 1813)*
      Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor (1780 - ____)*
      John Humphrey (1782 - 1858)*
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)
      George Humphrey (1789 - 1834)*
     Burial: Humphrey Cemetery, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
     Maintained by: Helen McKeown
     Originally Created by: Tom Humphrey
     Record added: Nov 30, 2007
     Find A Grave Memorial# 23176523.5
     Reference: Clipping "Humphrey Family Bible Record" by Mrs. Agnes D. Ashby posted by Herwork on 11 July 2014:
     "Benjamine Humphrey a charter member of Waltons Creek Church is buried in a family buring [sic] ground near Matanza on his monument died, November 17, 1847, age, 63..."
     "Benjamine Humphrey was married to Betsy McGriff when they moved to Ohio County. His farther, John, died in Hardin County in 1815. His sister, Betsy married Timothy Tichenor. They also lived in Walton's Creek Community. Issue of Benjamine and Betsy Humphrey are Rollie B., Richard E., Abijaj-(ABIJAH) Sarah Bron, Margaret Brashears, Matilda Neely, Almira Graddy, Elizabeth, Lucreta Tanner.
     "Ohio County Marriages:
     "Margaret Humphrey, married January 9, 1830, Emanuel Brashers, Matilda Humphrey, married 16, Nobember 1833 M. S. Neely.
     "Sarah Humphrey, married September 24, 1829, Presley Brown, Elizabeth Humphrey, married, August 4, 1837, William Humphrey
     "Raughley ((Rollie) Humphrey, married, February 15, 1827, Jane Cain."4
In John Humphrey's will dated 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Benjamin Humphrey was named as executor; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1

Benjamin Humphrey left a will on 19 July 1847 at Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave memorial:
     "After my just debts and funeral expense be paid I give my wife Elizabeth Humphrey, all my household and kitchen furniture including one third part of my sheep, two cows, one mare and colt, also one years provisions to have and dispose as she sees fit and proper, I further give my wife E.H. all my land including the mansion house during her natural life and after her disease, I give the same to my son Joseph and his heirs forever, he being under promise to assist in taking care of his mother."5

Family

Elizabeth "Betsy" McGriff b. 1782, d. Jun 1852
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/166661011/john-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Benjamin Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-188781662/facts
  4. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Clipping seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/58416871/person/32238870946/media/6ababf5e-f243-436f-9498-88b0aec74cde
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Benjamin Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/23176523/benjamin-humphrey
  6. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Rawleigh Benjamin Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/1076533611/facts
  7. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, George B. Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725539/george-b.-humphrey
  8. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, James Prudent Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725612/james-prudent-humphrey
  9. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Timothy Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725451/timothy-humphrey
  10. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Richard E. Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725655/richard-e.-humphrey
  11. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Joseph Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725722/joseph-humphrey

George Humphrey1

M, #87289, b. 1802
FatherJohn Humphrey1,2 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherBetsy Brown3 b. 1781, d. 1819
Last Edited22 Jun 2018
     George Humphrey was born in 1802.3
     In John Humphrey's will dated 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, George Humphrey was named as an heir; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/166661011/john-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, George Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180156603584/facts

Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey1

M, #87290, b. 16 November 1778, d. 1813
FatherJohn Humphrey1,2 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherElizabeth Forbes1 b. 1765, d. 1799
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
     Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey was born on 16 November 1778 at Virginia, USA.3 He married Catherine "Kitty" Emerson on 5 January 1801 at Green Co., Kentucky, USA.4,3
Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey died in 1813 at Kentucky, USA.3
Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey was buried in 1813 at Walton Creek Cemetery, Centertown, Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      Nov. 16, 1778
     Death:      1813
     BIRTH 16 NOV 1778 • Baptism 22 Nov 1778 married Catherine Emerson January 05, 1801 in Green County, Kentucky, daughter of John Emerson and Catherine Johnson.
     DEATH 1813 • Cumberland CO, Kentucky
     Family links: Parents:
      John Humphrey (1762 - 1815)
      Elizabeth Forbes Humphrey (1760 - 1799)
     Siblings:
      Rawley Humphrey (1777 - 1827)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1778 - 1813)
      Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor (1780 - ____)*
      John Humphrey (1782 - 1858)*
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)*
      George Humphrey (1789 - 1834)*
     Burial: Walton Creek Cemetery, Centertown, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
     Created by: Steven Houghland
     Record added: Oct 25, 2017
     Find A Grave Memorial# 184619103.3
Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey died in 1813 at Cumberland Co., Kentucky, USA.5
     Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey is mentioned in the will of John Humphrey on 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1

Family

Catherine "Kitty" Emerson b. 1780, d. 1841
Child

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/166661011/john-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Abijah Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/184619103/abijah-humphrey
  4. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Catherine "Kitty" Emerson: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/434979388/facts
  5. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Abijah HUMPHREY: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-188782462/facts

Elizabeth "Betsy" Humphrey1

F, #87291, b. 1778
FatherJohn Humphrey1,2 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherElizabeth Forbes1 b. 1765, d. 1799
Last Edited20 Jun 2018
     Elizabeth "Betsy" Humphrey was born in 1778 at Virginia, USA; Find A Grave memorial says b. 1780.3,4 She married Timothy Tichenor on 20 April 1797 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Her 1st husband.5,4
     Elizabeth "Betsy" Humphrey was a mentioned with Benjamin Humphrey; Clipping "Humphrey Family Bible Record" by Mrs. Agnes D. Ashby posted by Herwork on 11 July 2014:
     "Benjamine Humphrey a charter member of Waltons Creek Church is buried in a family buring [sic] ground near Matanza on his monument died, November 17, 1847, age, 63..."
     "Benjamine Humphrey was married to Betsy McGriff when they moved to Ohio County. His farther, John, died in Hardin County in 1815. His sister, Betsy married Timothy Tichenor. They also lived in Walton's Creek Community. Issue of Benjamine and Betsy Humphrey are Rollie B., Richard E., Abijaj-(ABIJAH) Sarah Bron, Margaret Brashears, Matilda Neely, Almira Graddy, Elizabeth, Lucreta Tanner.
     "Ohio County Marriages:
     "Margaret Humphrey, married January 9, 1830, Emanuel Brashers, Matilda Humphrey, married 16, Nobember 1833 M. S. Neely.
     "Sarah Humphrey, married September 24, 1829, Presley Brown, Elizabeth Humphrey, married, August 4, 1837, William Humphrey
     "Raughley ((Rollie) Humphrey, married, February 15, 1827, Jane Cain."5

Elizabeth "Betsy" Humphrey from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1780
     Death:      unknown
     1780?? Marriage 20 April 1797 in Hardin Co, Kentucky.
     She married (2)William Humphrey August 04, 1837 in Ohio Co, Kentucky. <-- WRONG
     Family links: Parents:
      John Humphrey (1762 - 1815)
      Elizabeth Forbes Humphrey (1760 - 1799)
     Spouse: Timothy Tichenor (1775 - 1856)
     Siblings:
      Rawley Humphrey (1777 - 1827)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1778 - 1813)*
      Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor (1780 - ____)
      John Humphrey (1782 - 1858)*
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)*
      George Humphrey (1789 - 1834)*
     Burial: Walton Creek Cemetery, Centertown, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
     Created by: Steven Houghland
     Record added: Oct 25, 2017
     Find A Grave Memorial# 184618714.
Reference: For more information on the children of Timothy and Elizabeth (HUMPHREY) TICHENOR, see their Find A Grave memorials.6,4
In John Humphrey's will dated 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Elizabeth "Betsy" Humphrey was named as an heir; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1

Family

Timothy Tichenor b. 16 Jan 1775, d. 1856

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/166661011/john-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Elizabeth Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/-188783836/facts
  4. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor: https://old.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=184618714
  5. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Clipping seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/58416871/person/32238870946/media/6ababf5e-f243-436f-9498-88b0aec74cde
  6. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Timothy Tichenor: https://findagrave.com/memorial/86521050/timothy-tichenor

Sarah "Sally" P. Humphrey1,2

F, #87292, b. 22 March 1807, d. 11 March 1878
FatherJohn Humphrey1 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherBetsy Brown1,2 b. 1781, d. 1819
Last Edited22 Jun 2018
     Sarah "Sally" P. Humphrey was born on 22 March 1807 at Kentucky, USA.3 She married Henry Morrison on 24 September 1829 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA.4,2
Sarah "Sally" P. Humphrey died on 11 March 1878 at Star Mills, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 70.2,3
Sarah "Sally" P. Humphrey was buried after 11 March 1878 at Old Stone Church Cemetery, Star Mills, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      Mar. 22, 1804, Kentucky, USA
     Death:      May 11, 1878, Star Mills, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
     Family links: Spouse: Henry Morrison (1798 - 1852)*
     Children:
      James Hickman Morrison (1825 - 1885)*
      Lucinda Morrison Williams (1830 - 1900)*
      Elam Morrison (1835 - 1894)*
      Sarah Morrison Watson (1837 - 1918)*
      Margaret Morrison Glover (1840 - 1877)*
      Henry Morrison (1841 - 1887)*
     Burial: Old Stone Church Cemetery, Star Mills, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
     Created by: Kelly
     Record added: Sep 30, 2010
     Find A Grave Memorial# 59441845.3
     In John Humphrey's will dated 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Sarah "Sally" P. Humphrey was named as an heir; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1 She was was mentioned in a land transaction by Betsy Brown on 19 October 1832 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Transcription by GA Vaut:
     "This indenture made this 19th day of October 1832 between Elizabeth Humphreys widow & relict of John Humphreys decd of Hardin County and George Humphreys of the County of Meade, John Humphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry Morrison and Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton and Jemimah his wife heirs and legal representatives of the said John Humphreys decd also of the county of Hrdin and State of Kentucky of ? on part of Caewallader Churchill of teh Cout & State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Elizabeth Humphreys, George Humphreys, John Jumphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton & Jemimah his wife for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred dollars to them in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged has granted bargained and sol d and by these presents doth grant bargain & sell unto the said Dadad Churchill a certain tract of land situate lying and being in said county of Hardin on the waters of Nolin containing 200 acres be the same mor or less, at being the same land that was conveyed by a certain Shepherd Gum to the said John Humphreys decd by deed of record in the Hardin County Court and bounded as follows, to wit Beginning at a swamp ash 20 ... with its appurtenances unto the said Churchill his heirs and assigns forever and the granters aforesaid hereby convenant and agree with the said Churchill his heirs & assigns forever, that they the grantos are the Sale owners in free simple of the Land heverby conveyed that they have good rights & lawfull authority to sell and convey the same and they will warrant & forever defend the title to the said Churchill & his heirs from the harm of all persons whatsoever. In testimony whereof they have hereto set their hands & Seals.
     "Elizabeth Humphreys, John Humphreys, Susannah Humphreys, Henry Morrison, Sally Morrison, Reuben Payton, Jemima Payton.
     "State of Kentucky, County of Hardin, etc.
     "I William T. Samuels clerk of the county court for the county aforesaid do certify that on the 27th day of October 1832 the foregoing deed was produced to Samuel Hacroft then clerk of this court and acknoledged by Elizabeth Humphreys, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife to be their act and deeds and on the 23rd day of February 1833 the same was again produced to Sml Haycrafts & acknolweged by Reuben Peyton and Jemimha his wife to be their act and deed and on the the 11th day of March 1833 the same was once more produced to Saml Hawcrofts & acknolweged by John Jumphreys & Susannah his wife to be their act and Deed and said deed having remained in the clerks office since then was on the 30th day of January 1857 ordered to be recorded by W. W. Middlerton. Whereupon I have truly recorded the same in my office this 16th day of February 1857. W. T. Samuels Clk."4

Family

Henry Morrison b. 15 Oct 1798, d. 23 Mar 1857
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, 2 Houghland Family Tree - Sarah (Sallie) P. 1829Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043599299/facts. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Family Trees.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Sarah P “Sally” Humphrey Morrison: https://findagrave.com/memorial/59441845?search=true. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  4. [S4216] John Humphrey, Deed made 19 October 1832, Hardin Co., KY - Copy provided by Steven Houghland unknown file number (Hardin Co. DB 3 pp. 114-115), Computer: C:GENSurnames(surname), 6 Baycrest Drive, South Burlington, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA. Hereinafter cited as Probate - John HUMPHREY 1745-c1815.
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, James Hickman Morrison: https://findagrave.com/memorial/20656224/james-hickman-morrison
  6. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Lucinda Morrison Williams: https://findagrave.com/memorial/99601007/lucinda-williams
  7. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Elam Williams: https://findagrave.com/memorial/105968858/elam-morrison
  8. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Sarah Morrison Watson: https://findagrave.com/memorial/101185572/sarah-watson
  9. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Margaret Morrison Glover: https://findagrave.com/memorial/113510673/margaret-glover
  10. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Henry Williams: https://findagrave.com/memorial/8384238/henry-morrison

Jemima "Mimey" Humphrey1

F, #87293, b. 1812, d. 12 July 1879
FatherJohn Humphrey1 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherBetsy Brown1 b. 1781, d. 1819
Last Edited22 Jun 2018
     Jemima "Mimey" Humphrey was born in 1812.2,3 She married Reuben Peyton on 25 January 1832 at Kentucky, USA.4,5
Jemima "Mimey" Humphrey died on 12 July 1879 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA.2,3
Jemima "Mimey" Humphrey was buried after 12 July 1879 at Old Stone Church Vemetery, Star Mills, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     
     Birth:      1812
     Death:      Jul. 12, 1879
     Daughter of John and Elizabeth (Betsy) Humphrey. 1832 Hardin County, Ky. Deed Book 3, page 114-115 naming Elizabeth Humphrey widow, George Humphrey, John and Susannah Humphrey, Sally and Henry Morrison, and Jemima and Reuben Peyton as heirs of John Humphrey, dec'd. (Courtesy of Findagrave contributor ValerieH.)
     Family links: Spouse: Reuben L. Payton (____ - 1878)
     Children:
      John William Payton (1832 - 1853)*
      Gabriel Marion Payton (1834 - 1910)*
      George W. Payton (1836 - 1915)*
      Decatur C Payton (1837 - 1912)*
      Amanda A Payton Bland (1839 - 1863)*
      James Payton (1845 - 1928)*
      Darkey Ann Payton (1848 - 1878)*
      Mary Elizabeth Payton Price (1853 - 1918)*
     Inscription: wife of Reuben, died July 12, 1879, age 67 yrs.
     Burial: Old Stone Church Cemetery, Star Mills, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
     Created by: Larry E. Barnes
     Record added: Aug 09, 2011
     Find A Grave Memorial# 74657884.3
     Jemima "Mimey" Humphrey is mentioned in the will of John Humphrey on 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1 Jemima "Mimey" Humphrey was was mentioned in a land transaction by Betsy Brown on 19 October 1832 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Transcription by GA Vaut:
     "This indenture made this 19th day of October 1832 between Elizabeth Humphreys widow & relict of John Humphreys decd of Hardin County and George Humphreys of the County of Meade, John Humphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry Morrison and Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton and Jemimah his wife heirs and legal representatives of the said John Humphreys decd also of the county of Hrdin and State of Kentucky of ? on part of Caewallader Churchill of teh Cout & State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Elizabeth Humphreys, George Humphreys, John Jumphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton & Jemimah his wife for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred dollars to them in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged has granted bargained and sol d and by these presents doth grant bargain & sell unto the said Dadad Churchill a certain tract of land situate lying and being in said county of Hardin on the waters of Nolin containing 200 acres be the same mor or less, at being the same land that was conveyed by a certain Shepherd Gum to the said John Humphreys decd by deed of record in the Hardin County Court and bounded as follows, to wit Beginning at a swamp ash 20 ... with its appurtenances unto the said Churchill his heirs and assigns forever and the granters aforesaid hereby convenant and agree with the said Churchill his heirs & assigns forever, that they the grantos are the Sale owners in free simple of the Land heverby conveyed that they have good rights & lawfull authority to sell and convey the same and they will warrant & forever defend the title to the said Churchill & his heirs from the harm of all persons whatsoever. In testimony whereof they have hereto set their hands & Seals.
     "Elizabeth Humphreys, John Humphreys, Susannah Humphreys, Henry Morrison, Sally Morrison, Reuben Payton, Jemima Payton.
     "State of Kentucky, County of Hardin, etc.
     "I William T. Samuels clerk of the county court for the county aforesaid do certify that on the 27th day of October 1832 the foregoing deed was produced to Samuel Hacroft then clerk of this court and acknoledged by Elizabeth Humphreys, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife to be their act and deeds and on the 23rd day of February 1833 the same was again produced to Sml Haycrafts & acknolweged by Reuben Peyton and Jemimha his wife to be their act and deed and on the the 11th day of March 1833 the same was once more produced to Saml Hawcrofts & acknolweged by John Jumphreys & Susannah his wife to be their act and Deed and said deed having remained in the clerks office since then was on the 30th day of January 1857 ordered to be recorded by W. W. Middlerton. Whereupon I have truly recorded the same in my office this 16th day of February 1857. W. T. Samuels Clk."4

Family

Reuben Peyton b. 1811, d. 23 Dec 1878
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, 2 Houghland Family Tree - Jemima 1832 Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043599461/facts. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Family Trees.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Jemima Humphrey Payton: https://findagrave.com/memorial/74657884/jemima-payton. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  4. [S4216] John Humphrey, Deed made 19 October 1832, Hardin Co., KY - Copy provided by Steven Houghland unknown file number (Hardin Co. DB 3 pp. 114-115), Computer: C:GENSurnames(surname), 6 Baycrest Drive, South Burlington, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA. Hereinafter cited as Probate - John HUMPHREY 1745-c1815.
  5. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, 2 Houghland Family Tree - Reuben 1832 Payton: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043599549/facts
  6. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, John William Payton: https://findagrave.com/memorial/11716957/john-william-payton
  7. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Gabriel Marion Payton: https://findagrave.com/memorial/78238477/gabriel-marion-payton
  8. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, George Payton: https://findagrave.com/memorial/53588936/george-w.-payton
  9. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Decatur C Payton: https://findagrave.com/memorial/92372159/decatur-c-payton
  10. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Amanda A Payton Bland: https://findagrave.com/memorial/81629475/amanda-a-bland
  11. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, James Payton: https://findagrave.com/memorial/74657842/james-payton
  12. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Darkey Ann Payton: https://findagrave.com/memorial/74498084/darkey-ann-payton
  13. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Mary Elizabeth Payton Price: https://findagrave.com/memorial/158246203/mary-elizabeth-price

Susannah Humphrey1

F, #87294, b. 1806, d. November 1880
FatherJohn Humphrey1 b. 1745, d. bt 18 Oct 1813 - 13 Feb 1815
MotherBetsy Brown1,2 b. 1781, d. 1819
Last Edited22 Jun 2018
     Susannah Humphrey was born in 1806 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA.3 She married John Humphreys on 31 March 1825.4,5
Susannah Humphrey died in November 1880 at Burkesville, Cumberland Co., Kentucky, USA.3
     Susannah Humphrey is mentioned in the will of John Humphrey on 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1 Susannah Humphrey was was mentioned in a land transaction by Betsy Brown on 19 October 1832 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Transcription by GA Vaut:
     "This indenture made this 19th day of October 1832 between Elizabeth Humphreys widow & relict of John Humphreys decd of Hardin County and George Humphreys of the County of Meade, John Humphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry Morrison and Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton and Jemimah his wife heirs and legal representatives of the said John Humphreys decd also of the county of Hrdin and State of Kentucky of ? on part of Caewallader Churchill of teh Cout & State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Elizabeth Humphreys, George Humphreys, John Jumphreys and Susannah his wife, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife, Reuben Peyton & Jemimah his wife for and in consideration of the sum of three hundred dollars to them in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged has granted bargained and sol d and by these presents doth grant bargain & sell unto the said Dadad Churchill a certain tract of land situate lying and being in said county of Hardin on the waters of Nolin containing 200 acres be the same mor or less, at being the same land that was conveyed by a certain Shepherd Gum to the said John Humphreys decd by deed of record in the Hardin County Court and bounded as follows, to wit Beginning at a swamp ash 20 ... with its appurtenances unto the said Churchill his heirs and assigns forever and the granters aforesaid hereby convenant and agree with the said Churchill his heirs & assigns forever, that they the grantos are the Sale owners in free simple of the Land heverby conveyed that they have good rights & lawfull authority to sell and convey the same and they will warrant & forever defend the title to the said Churchill & his heirs from the harm of all persons whatsoever. In testimony whereof they have hereto set their hands & Seals.
     "Elizabeth Humphreys, John Humphreys, Susannah Humphreys, Henry Morrison, Sally Morrison, Reuben Payton, Jemima Payton.
     "State of Kentucky, County of Hardin, etc.
     "I William T. Samuels clerk of the county court for the county aforesaid do certify that on the 27th day of October 1832 the foregoing deed was produced to Samuel Hacroft then clerk of this court and acknoledged by Elizabeth Humphreys, Henry MOrrison & Sally his wife to be their act and deeds and on the 23rd day of February 1833 the same was again produced to Sml Haycrafts & acknolweged by Reuben Peyton and Jemimha his wife to be their act and deed and on the the 11th day of March 1833 the same was once more produced to Saml Hawcrofts & acknolweged by John Jumphreys & Susannah his wife to be their act and Deed and said deed having remained in the clerks office since then was on the 30th day of January 1857 ordered to be recorded by W. W. Middlerton. Whereupon I have truly recorded the same in my office this 16th day of February 1857. W. T. Samuels Clk."4

Family

John Humphreys b. 21 May 1802, d. 25 Aug 1874

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, 2 Houghland Family Tree - Susannah 1825 Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043663208/hints/facts?successSource=Hint&_phtarg=MWx6110&Hints.hintStatus=Pending. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Family Trees.
  3. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, Houghland Family Tree - Susannah 1825 Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043663208/facts
  4. [S4216] John Humphrey, Deed made 19 October 1832, Hardin Co., KY - Copy provided by Steven Houghland unknown file number (Hardin Co. DB 3 pp. 114-115), Computer: C:GENSurnames(surname), 6 Baycrest Drive, South Burlington, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA. Hereinafter cited as Probate - John HUMPHREY 1745-c1815.
  5. [S2338] Ancestry.Com Family Trees, online http://trees.ancestry.com/, Houghland Family Tree - John 1825 Humphrey: https://ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/41958422/person/180043665420/facts

Catherine "Kitty" Emerson1

F, #87295, b. 1780, d. 1841
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
     Catherine "Kitty" Emerson was born in 1780 at Somerset, Somerset Co., Pennsylvania, USA.1 She married Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey, son of John Humphrey and Elizabeth Forbes, on 5 January 1801 at Green Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2
Catherine "Kitty" Emerson died in 1841 at Burksville, Cumberland Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Family

Abijah "Bijes" Humphrey b. 16 Nov 1778, d. 1813
Child

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Catherine "Kitty" Emerson: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/434979388/facts. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Abijah Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/184619103/abijah-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true

Catherine Humphrey1

F, #87296
FatherAbijah "Bijes" Humphrey1 b. 16 Nov 1778, d. 1813
MotherCatherine "Kitty" Emerson1 b. 1780, d. 1841
Last Edited17 Jun 2018
     In John Humphrey's will dated 18 October 1813 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA, Catherine Humphrey was named as an heir; Text of will seen on Ancestry.com:
     "JOHN HUMPHREY WILL-KY Wills Index, By Accelerated Indexing Sys, 1977 (KR 976.9) Hardin Co Ky Will Book B , page 220, 1815
     "My last will and request is that my executors, Rawley, Benjamin, and George Humphreys, who I doubt not will manage with prudence as to my worldly estate, I will and positively order, that all my debts be paid first. I give to my dear wife for the term of her life, this house where I now live in with all the furniture and the lands and tenements that lie about it, likewise all my Negroes whilst she lives single. if married, or at her death, my wish is that my son Rawley should have Bristow when paying one hundred dollars back to my estate. My son, Benjamin, I wish for to have Bill. My son, George, I wish for to have Lewis `. My daughter Betsy, ten pounds in money. My son Bijes, youngest daughter, called Catherine, I wish her to have Charlots youngest chid, called Ephraim. I wish my daughter Sally to have Clara and My daughter Mimey, I wish her to have Mary Charlots increase, if she has any. I wish my daughters, Sally, Susannah and Mimey for to have it at my wife death. I wish this place that I live on now with all its utensils and household furniture to be sold and equally divided between my four youngest children, George, Sally, Susannah and Mimey. My land on Rock Creek, seven hundred and seventy seven acres, now in dispute, as soon as the dispute is ended, if gained, I wish it be sold and money for to pay my debts, My son, Jackies two little sons, Jesse and Bessey Humphrey, I wish them for to have five pounds a pease. If my wife should marry, I would wish her to have the third of the horses, cows sheep, and hogs and the balance to be sold and divided amongst the four youngest children. If not married, she is for to have them to her death. My still, I wish sold at my death, likewise the tubs and divided amongst my four youngest children. When my accounts is all settled, if there is any balance, I wish my Executor, Rawleigh Humphrey, Benjamin Humphrey and George Humphrey, my three sons now living for to divide it between my four youngest children now living. This my last Will and Testament. I have hereunto set my hand this Eighteenth day of October, 1813. Teste, John Humphrey (seal) William Kirkpatrick William Hoback William Morrison
     "At a County Court began and held for Hardin County at the Court House in Elizabethtown on Monday, the 13 day of February, 1815. The within Instrument of writing was produced in court and proven by the Oaths of William Morrison and William Kirkpatrick to be the last Will and Testament of John Humphrey, Deceased and ordered to record. Attest, Saml Haycraft, Jr. D.C.H.C.C. ALPHD CHGD."1

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Text of will seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/collection/1030/tree/8451663/person/-189135474/media/15d21d26-afb8-442b-b6db-1e491c643782?_phsrc=OQU2269&usePUBJs=true. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.

Elizabeth "Betsy" McGriff1

F, #87297, b. 1782, d. June 1852
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
     Elizabeth "Betsy" McGriff was born in 1782 at Stafford Co., Virginia, USA.2 She married Benjamin Humphrey, son of John Humphrey and Elizabeth Forbes, on 2 October 1802 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA.1
Elizabeth "Betsy" McGriff died in June 1852 at Centertown, Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA.2
Elizabeth "Betsy" McGriff was buried in June 1852 at Location unknown; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      1782, Stafford County, Virginia, USA
     Death:      Jun., 1852, Centertown, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
     (Helen) suspect she is buried same cemetery as her husband, which is a few miles from Centertown. Centertown Cemetery not established until after 1900.
     She married to Benjamin Humphrey on October 2, 1802 in Hardin CO, Kentucky.
     14 children:
      Raughley 1802 m.Jane Cain 1827
      George B. 1805
      James Prudent 1807 m. twice
      Timothy 1808 m. Matilda Wilkins 1831
      Margaret 1811 m. Emanuel Brashers 9 Jan 1830 in Ohio Co, Ky
      Sarah 1812 m. Presley Brown 24 Sep 1829 in Ohio Co, Ky
      Richard E. b.7 March 1817; m. Mary A Wiggins 1847 d.8 July 1857 in Centertown, KY
      Abijah b.Aug 1818; m. Mary Ann Chapman d.21 July 1895 in Ohio Co, KY.
      Joseph 1825 m. Elizabeth A. in 1850
      John 1828?
      Matilda
      Almira P.
      Elizabeth
      Lucretia I.
     Baptist Church of Jesus, on Walton's Creek
     The Indenture - 19 October 1832
     We, the Baptist Church of Jesus, on Walton's Creek, Ohio County, Kentucky, constituted on Saturday the 9th of July, 1814 Thirty-eight members whose names are as follows:
     Religion played a prominent role in the lives of many Americans during the early 19th century — an era known as the Second Great Awakening that took off around the late 1820s and early 1830s. It was only natural that many Americans of the era saw religious significance in the timing of the deaths of Adams, Jefferson and Monroe.
     Her husband wrote his Last Will and Testament on 19th day of July 1847.
"After my just debts and funeral expense be paid I give my wife Elizabeth Humphrey, all my household and kitchen furniture including one third part of my sheep, two cows, one mare and colt, also one years provisions to have and dispose as she sees fit and proper, I further give my wife E.H. all my land including the mansion house during her natural life and after her disease, I give the same to my son Joseph and his heirs forever, he being under promise to assist in taking care of his mother."
     Her name appeared on the 1850 Census living with her son and his family.
     Her burial (and headstone) has not been found. Most likely buried along with her husband?
     Humphrey Cemetery? Ohio County, Kentucky
     Family links: Spouse: Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)
     Children:
      Sarah Jane Humphrey Brown*
      Raleigh Humphrey (1802 - 1891)*
      George B. Humphrey (1805 - 1881)*
      James Prudent Humphrey (1807 - 1881)*
      Timothy Humphrey (1808 - 1881)*
      Margaret Elizabeth Jane Humphrey Broshears (1811 - 1895)*
      Richard E. Humphrey (1817 - 1857)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1818 - 1895)*
      Joseph Humphrey (1825 - ____)*
     Burial: Unknown
     Created by: Steven Houghland
     Record added: Jul 02, 2016
     Find A Grave Memorial# 166338300.2
     She was a mentioned with Benjamin Humphrey; Clipping "Humphrey Family Bible Record" by Mrs. Agnes D. Ashby posted by Herwork on 11 July 2014:
     "Benjamine Humphrey a charter member of Waltons Creek Church is buried in a family buring [sic] ground near Matanza on his monument died, November 17, 1847, age, 63..."
     "Benjamine Humphrey was married to Betsy McGriff when they moved to Ohio County. His farther, John, died in Hardin County in 1815. His sister, Betsy married Timothy Tichenor. They also lived in Walton's Creek Community. Issue of Benjamine and Betsy Humphrey are Rollie B., Richard E., Abijaj-(ABIJAH) Sarah Bron, Margaret Brashears, Matilda Neely, Almira Graddy, Elizabeth, Lucreta Tanner.
     "Ohio County Marriages:
     "Margaret Humphrey, married January 9, 1830, Emanuel Brashers, Matilda Humphrey, married 16, Nobember 1833 M. S. Neely.
     "Sarah Humphrey, married September 24, 1829, Presley Brown, Elizabeth Humphrey, married, August 4, 1837, William Humphrey
     "Raughley ((Rollie) Humphrey, married, February 15, 1827, Jane Cain."1
In Benjamin Humphrey's will dated 19 July 1847 at Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA, Elizabeth "Betsy" McGriff was named as an heir; from Find A Grave memorial:
     "After my just debts and funeral expense be paid I give my wife Elizabeth Humphrey, all my household and kitchen furniture including one third part of my sheep, two cows, one mare and colt, also one years provisions to have and dispose as she sees fit and proper, I further give my wife E.H. all my land including the mansion house during her natural life and after her disease, I give the same to my son Joseph and his heirs forever, he being under promise to assist in taking care of his mother."3

Family

Benjamin Humphrey b. 1784, d. 17 Nov 1847
Children

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Clipping seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/58416871/person/32238870946/media/6ababf5e-f243-436f-9498-88b0aec74cde. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Elizabeth Betsy McGriff Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/166338300/elizabeth-betsy-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Benjamin Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/23176523/benjamin-humphrey
  4. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Rawleigh Benjamin Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/1076533611/facts
  5. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, George B. Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725539/george-b.-humphrey
  6. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, James Prudent Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725612/james-prudent-humphrey
  7. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Timothy Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725451/timothy-humphrey
  8. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Richard E. Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725655/richard-e.-humphrey
  9. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Joseph Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/173725722/joseph-humphrey

Timothy Tichenor1

M, #87298, b. 16 January 1775, d. 1856
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
     Timothy Tichenor was born on 16 January 1775 at Morris Co., New Jersey, USA.2 He married Elizabeth "Betsy" Humphrey, daughter of John Humphrey and Elizabeth Forbes, on 20 April 1797 at Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA; Her 1st husband.1,3
Timothy Tichenor was buried in 1856 at Walton Creek Church Cemetery, Centertown, Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      Jan. 16, 1775, Morris County, New Jersey, USA
     Death:      1856, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
     Son of Daniel E. and Catherine (Wade) Tichenor
     Husband of Elizabeth (Humphrey) Tichenor, daughter of John and Betsy Humphrey
     Married: April 20, 1797
     Family links: Parents: Daniel Tichenor (1742 - 1804)
     Spouse: Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor (1780 - ____)*
     Children:
      Daniel Tichenor (1798 - 1863)*
      John Tichenor (1799 - 1855)*
      Ann Tichenor Igleheart (1812 - 1869)*
      Benjamin Tolbert Tichenor (1814 - 1893)*
     Siblings:
      Daniel Tichenor (1764 - 1832)*
      Jacob Tichenor (1773 - 1853)*
      Timothy Tichenor (1775 - 1856)
      Peter Tichenor (1777 - 1822)*
      Jared Tichenor (1779 - 1867)*
      Sarah Tichenor Langsford (1781 - 1845)*
      Jonas Tichenor (1784 - 1867)*
      Anna Tichenor Bryant (1786 - 1842)*
      Silas Condict Tichenor (1792 - 1845)*
      James Tichenor (1796 - 1886)*
     Burial: Waltons Creek Church Cemetery, Centertown, Ohio County, Kentucky, USA
     Created by: Terry Tichenor
     Record added: Mar 10, 2012
     Find A Grave Memorial# 86521050.2
Timothy Tichenor died in 1856 at Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA.2
     He was a mentioned with Benjamin Humphrey; Clipping "Humphrey Family Bible Record" by Mrs. Agnes D. Ashby posted by Herwork on 11 July 2014:
     "Benjamine Humphrey a charter member of Waltons Creek Church is buried in a family buring [sic] ground near Matanza on his monument died, November 17, 1847, age, 63..."
     "Benjamine Humphrey was married to Betsy McGriff when they moved to Ohio County. His farther, John, died in Hardin County in 1815. His sister, Betsy married Timothy Tichenor. They also lived in Walton's Creek Community. Issue of Benjamine and Betsy Humphrey are Rollie B., Richard E., Abijaj-(ABIJAH) Sarah Bron, Margaret Brashears, Matilda Neely, Almira Graddy, Elizabeth, Lucreta Tanner.
     "Ohio County Marriages:
     "Margaret Humphrey, married January 9, 1830, Emanuel Brashers, Matilda Humphrey, married 16, Nobember 1833 M. S. Neely.
     "Sarah Humphrey, married September 24, 1829, Presley Brown, Elizabeth Humphrey, married, August 4, 1837, William Humphrey
     "Raughley ((Rollie) Humphrey, married, February 15, 1827, Jane Cain."1
Reference: For more information on the children of Timothy and Elizabeth (HUMPHREY) TICHENOR, see their Find A Grave memorials.2,3

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Clipping seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/58416871/person/32238870946/media/6ababf5e-f243-436f-9498-88b0aec74cde. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Timothy Tichenor: https://findagrave.com/memorial/86521050/timothy-tichenor. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Elizabeth Humphrey Tichenor: https://old.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=184618714

Raleigh "Rollie" Benjamin Humphrey1

M, #87299, b. 2 January 1802, d. 11 July 1891
FatherBenjamin Humphrey1,2 b. 1784, d. 17 Nov 1847
MotherElizabeth "Betsy" McGriff1,2 b. 1782, d. Jun 1852
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
     Raleigh "Rollie" Benjamin Humphrey was born on 2 January 1802 at Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA; Date as inscribed on grave marker seen on Find A Grave.2,3 He married Jane Cain on 15 February 1827 at Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA.1
Raleigh "Rollie" Benjamin Humphrey died on 11 July 1891 at Webster Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 89.2,3
Raleigh "Rollie" Benjamin Humphrey was buried after 11 July 1891 at Ramsey Cemeter, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      Jan. 2, 1802
     Death:      Jul. 10, 1891
     Humphrey Raleigh 55 m farmer $3000 $2127 KY Raleigh Humphries was b 2 Jan 1804 Ohio Co KY and d 11 Jul 1891 in Webster County; he is buried at Ramsey Cemetery. He married Jane Cain 15 Feb 1827 Ohio County. Their 1850 Hopkins County census listing.
     Jane 53 f housekeeper KY
     Benjamin 25 m farmer $1000 $ 200 KY
     Sarah 21 f domestic KY
     Sarah A. Humphrey marr Robert Craig 16 Sep 1862 Webster County. He was the s/o Wm. Eden Craig and Sally G. Smith.
     Matilda 19 f domestic KY
     Raleigh 17 m farming KY Raleigh Emerson Humphrey, b 10 Dec 1842, marr Bethany Ramsey, 1842-1865, d/o Alexander Ramsey and Bethany Phillips, 25 Dec 1864. He marr 2) Cordie Ashby 7 Mar 1877 Hopkins County. He served in the Confederate Army. Read his Perrins' biography.
     Samuel C. 14 m KY
     Absolum 12 m KY
     Family links: Parents:
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)
      Elizabeth Betsy McGriff Humphrey (1782 - 1852)
     Spouse: Jane Cain Humphrey (1806 - 1884)
     Children:
      Amanda Greer (1836 - 1918)*
      Mary Matilda Humphrey Townsend (1840 - 1935)*
     Siblings:
      Sarah Jane Humphrey Brown*
      Raleigh Humphrey (1802 - 1891)
      George B. Humphrey (1805 - 1881)*
      James Prudent Humphrey (1807 - 1881)*
      Timothy Humphrey (1808 - 1881)*
      Margaret Elizabeth Jane Humphrey Broshears (1811 - 1895)*
      Richard E. Humphrey (1817 - 1857)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1818 - 1895)*
      Joseph Humphrey (1825 - ____)*
     Burial: Ramsey Cemetery, Webster County, Kentucky, USA
     GPS Coordinates N 37 26 7.1 W 87 41 10.8
     Maintained by: Peabody
     Originally Created by: dd mathews
     Record added: Feb 12, 2012
     Find A Grave Memorial# 84858975.3
     He was a mentioned with Benjamin Humphrey; Clipping "Humphrey Family Bible Record" by Mrs. Agnes D. Ashby posted by Herwork on 11 July 2014:
     "Benjamine Humphrey a charter member of Waltons Creek Church is buried in a family buring [sic] ground near Matanza on his monument died, November 17, 1847, age, 63..."
     "Benjamine Humphrey was married to Betsy McGriff when they moved to Ohio County. His farther, John, died in Hardin County in 1815. His sister, Betsy married Timothy Tichenor. They also lived in Walton's Creek Community. Issue of Benjamine and Betsy Humphrey are Rollie B., Richard E., Abijaj-(ABIJAH) Sarah Bron, Margaret Brashears, Matilda Neely, Almira Graddy, Elizabeth, Lucreta Tanner.
     "Ohio County Marriages:
     "Margaret Humphrey, married January 9, 1830, Emanuel Brashers, Matilda Humphrey, married 16, Nobember 1833 M. S. Neely.
     "Sarah Humphrey, married September 24, 1829, Presley Brown, Elizabeth Humphrey, married, August 4, 1837, William Humphrey
     "Raughley ((Rollie) Humphrey, married, February 15, 1827, Jane Cain."1 Raleigh "Rollie" Benjamin Humphrey was also known as Raughley Humphrey Name as inscribed on grave markers seen on Find A Grave.3
Reference: For more information about the children of Raleigh and Jane (CAIN) HUMPHREY, see their Find A Grave memorials.3,4

Family

Jane Cain b. 30 Jan 1806, d. 21 Apr 1884

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Clipping seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/58416871/person/32238870946/media/6ababf5e-f243-436f-9498-88b0aec74cde. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, NB This family tree lists no sources for places or dates given.
    Humphrey Family Tree - Rawleigh Benjamin Humphrey: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8451663/person/1076533611/facts
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Raleigh Humphrey: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/84858975/raleigh-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  4. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Jane Cain Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/84858941/jane-humphrey

Abijah Humphrey1

M, #87300, b. 4 August 1818, d. 21 July 1895
FatherBenjamin Humphrey1 b. 1784, d. 17 Nov 1847
MotherElizabeth "Betsy" McGriff1 b. 1782, d. Jun 1852
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
     Abijah Humphrey was born on 4 August 1818 at Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA.2 He married Mary Ann "Polly" Chapman on 3 September 1840 at Warwick Co., Indiana, USA.3
Abijah Humphrey died on 21 July 1895 at Spurgeon Cemetery, Spurgeon, Pike Co., Indiana, USA, at age 76; from Find A Grave:
     Birth:      Aug. 4, 1818
     Death:      Jul. 21, 1895
     He was married to Mary Ann "Polly" Chapman on September 3, 1840 in Warrick County, Indiana.
     Family links: Parents:
      Benjamin Humphrey (1784 - 1847)
      Elizabeth Betsy McGriff Humphrey (1782 - 1852)
     Spouse: Mary Ann Chapman Humphrey (1820 - 1898)
     Children:
      Sarah Elizabeth Humphrey Beatty (1841 - 1916)*
      Benjamin Austin Humphrey (1848 - 1922)*
      Joseph H. Beatty (1869 - 1920)*
     Siblings:
      Sarah Jane Humphrey Brown*
      Raleigh Humphrey (1802 - 1891)*
      George B. Humphrey (1805 - 1881)*
      James Prudent Humphrey (1807 - 1881)*
      Timothy Humphrey (1808 - 1881)*
      Margaret Elizabeth Jane Humphrey Broshears (1811 - 1895)*
      Richard E. Humphrey (1817 - 1857)*
      Abijah Humphrey (1818 - 1895)
      Joseph Humphrey (1825 - ____)*
     Burial: Spurgeon Cemetery, Spurgeon, Pike County, Indiana, USA
     Maintained by: Michael Kountz
     Originally Created by: Brittany Hewitt
     Record added: Apr 29, 2012
     Find A Grave Memorial# 89293703.2
     He was a mentioned with Benjamin Humphrey; Clipping "Humphrey Family Bible Record" by Mrs. Agnes D. Ashby posted by Herwork on 11 July 2014:
     "Benjamine Humphrey a charter member of Waltons Creek Church is buried in a family buring [sic] ground near Matanza on his monument died, November 17, 1847, age, 63..."
     "Benjamine Humphrey was married to Betsy McGriff when they moved to Ohio County. His farther, John, died in Hardin County in 1815. His sister, Betsy married Timothy Tichenor. They also lived in Walton's Creek Community. Issue of Benjamine and Betsy Humphrey are Rollie B., Richard E., Abijaj-(ABIJAH) Sarah Bron, Margaret Brashears, Matilda Neely, Almira Graddy, Elizabeth, Lucreta Tanner.
     "Ohio County Marriages:
     "Margaret Humphrey, married January 9, 1830, Emanuel Brashers, Matilda Humphrey, married 16, Nobember 1833 M. S. Neely.
     "Sarah Humphrey, married September 24, 1829, Presley Brown, Elizabeth Humphrey, married, August 4, 1837, William Humphrey
     "Raughley ((Rollie) Humphrey, married, February 15, 1827, Jane Cain."1
Reference: For more information about the children of Abijah and Polly (CHAPMAN) HUMPHREY, see their Find A Grave memorials.3,2

Family

Mary Ann "Polly" Chapman b. 14 Nov 1820, d. 22 Aug 1898

Citations

  1. [S2354] Ancestry.Com Web Site, online http://search.ancestry.com/, Clipping seen on Ancestry.com on 17 June 2018 at: https://www.ancestry.com/mediaui-viewer/tree/58416871/person/32238870946/media/6ababf5e-f243-436f-9498-88b0aec74cde. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.Com Web Site.
  2. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Abijah Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/89293703/abijah-humphrey. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave.
  3. [S2374] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Mary Ann “Polly” Chapman Humphrey: https://findagrave.com/memorial/89293829/mary-ann-humphrey