Dinah Humfrey

Brief Life History of Dinah

When Dinah Humfrey was born about 1764, in Catfield, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Humfrey, was 34 and her mother, Mary Brees, was 43. She married Richard Howes on 12 December 1786, in Catfield, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters.

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Richard Howes
Dinah Humfrey
Marriage: 12 December 1786
Henry Howes Sr
Richard Howes
Elizabeth Howse
Elizabeth Howse

Sources (17)

  • Dinah Humphrey, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Dinah Humfrey, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Dinah Humfry in entry for Richard Howse, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.


The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.


Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: see Humphrey .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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Henry Howse

Ancestor Pioneer History given by Cheryl Thacker 11 May 2009 in DUP Camp One Wasatch Company Henry HOWES-long a compilation by Cheryl Lou Silcox Thacker May 2009 *have copy of original document- …

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