Hepzibah Humphrey

1767–21 January 1848 (Age 81)
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Hepzibah

When Hepzibah Humphrey was born in 1767, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Theophilus Humphrey Sr., was 23 and her mother, Hepzibah Cornish, was 25. She married Thomas Chapin III after 1832, in Swanton, Franklin, Vermont, United States. She lived in Fairfield, Franklin, Vermont, United States in 1790. She died on 21 January 1848, in Swanton, Franklin, Vermont, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Greens Corners Cemetery, Swanton, Franklin, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Barber
1766–1813
Hepzibah Humphrey
1767–1848
Roswell Barber
1788–1818
Hepzibah Barber
1789–1791
Theodora Barber
1796–1889
Hepsibah Barber
1791–1874
Achsah Barber
1793–1884
Giles A Barber
1795–1883
Laura Barber
1800–1863
Theophilus Barber
1803–1879
Jesse Barber
1806–1884
Diana Barber
1810–1871

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World Events (8)

1776
Age 9
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold
Age 14
The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1789
Age 22
George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

(1997: 16829;2007: 36075; 2010: 49056)English: from the Middle English and Norman French personal name Humfrey, from ancient Germanic Hunfrid, Humfrid, composed of the elements hūn- ‘bear cub’ + frithu ‘peace’. The name was borne by a 9th-century Christian saint, bishop of Therouanne, who had a certain following in England among Norman settlers.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Humphries
Humphry
Humprey
Humphery

Sources (7)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Hepzibah Humphrey - Published information: birth-name: Hepsibah Humphrey
  • Hepsibeth Umphy Barber in entry for Theophilus Barber, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Hepzibah Humphrey Barber, "Find A Grave Index"

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