John Humphrey

1864–1897 (Age 33)
Brenchley, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Humphrey was born in 1864, in Brenchley, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Humphrey, was 41 and his mother, Mercy Nye, was 41. He married Alice Cripps on 21 August 1887, in Tonbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Brenchley, Kent, England for about 20 years. He died in 1897, in Brenchley, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 33, and was buried in Brenchley, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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John Humphrey
Alice Cripps
Marriage: 21 August 1887
Daisy Emily Humphrey
John Edwin Humphrey

Spouse and Children

21 August 1887
Tonbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom


    Daisy Emily Humphrey


    John Edwin Humphrey


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (2)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 16

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 20

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Some authorities translate this name as home-free, home peace, or peace at home. It is similar to Cundfrid, which has been rendered "defensor notus," or illustrious protector. "Kun-frid" would be translated as "strong protector." Nicknames are Humps, Nump, and Numps.

Sources (3)

  • John Humphry in household of Richard Humphry, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • John Humphrey in household of Richard Humphrey, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • John Humphrey in household of Richard Humphrey, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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