Thomas Harvey Humphries

18 May 1842–2 June 1920 (Age 78)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas Harvey

When Thomas Harvey Humphries was born on 18 May 1842, in Tennessee, United States, his father, George Humphreys, was 42 and his mother, Matilda Roundy, was 38. He married Mary Emaline Stephens on 10 September 1871, in Bonham, Fannin, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 8, Cooke, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 5, Knox, Texas, United States in 1910. He died on 2 June 1920, in Knox City, Knox, Texas, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Knox City Cemetery, Knox City, Knox, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Harvey Humphries
1842–1920
Mary Emaline Stephens
1853–1944
Marriage: 10 September 1871
Matilda Anne Tilda Humphries
1872–1967
Isaac Humphries
1874–
Ida Mae Humphries
1876–1948
Tex Ella Humphries
1880–1970
Jacob Merrill Humphries
1882–1953
Mary Belle Humphries
1884–1974
James Thomas Humphries
1886–1970
William George Humphries
1888–1959
Joseph Henry Humphries
1889–1975
Hattie Lou Humphries
1892–1980
Edward Earl Humphries
1893–1936
Charles Franklin Humphries
1896–1987

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World Events (8)

1846
Age 4
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846
Age 4
Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1863
Age 21
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

(1997: 6300;2007: 13526; 2010: 18201)English (West Midlands): variant of Humphrey , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

Possible Related Names

Humphres
Humphress
Humphrey
Humpherys
Humphreys
Humphrys

Sources (13)

  • Thos Humphries, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Thomas Phumphries, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"
  • T H Humphries in entry for Ida Mae Barnett, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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