John Humphrey was born in 1751, in Ireland as the son of Humphrey. He married Mrs. John Humphrey before 1828, in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1836, in Clarendon, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 85.
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.