When Luzerne H. Humphrey was born in 1811, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, James Humphrey, was 29 and his mother, Betsey Jacobs, was 24. He married Harriet Jane Humphrey on 2 July 1838, in Wellington, Lorain, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wellington, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died on 14 November 1857, in Dutch Creek Township, Washington, Iowa, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in White Oak Cemetery, Washington, Iowa, United States.
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.