Humphrey

about 1853–
Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Humphrey

When Humphrey was born about 1853, in Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, his or her father, Harmon Humphrey, was 22 and his or her mother, Selina Coates, was 20.

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Family Time Line

Harmon Humphrey
1831–1887
Selina Coates
1833–
Humphrey
1852–
Humphrey
1853–
Humphrey
1854–
Humphrey
1855–
Humphrey
1868–
Mary E. Humphrey
1879–

Parents and Siblings

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(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1867 · British North America Act

Age 14

The British North America Act or Constitution Act of 1867 caused three British colonies, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Canada to be united as one under the name Canada. Until this point New Brunswick had been the British crown colony.
1869

Age 16

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1871

Age 18

British Columbia joins the confederation.

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.

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