Euphenia "Effie" Humphrey

1772–1821 (Age 48)
Bluemont, Loudoun, Virginia, United States

The Life of Euphenia "Effie"

When Euphenia "Effie" Humphrey was born on 7 August 1772, in Bluemont, Loudoun, Virginia, United States, her father, Cpt. Thomas Marcus Humphrey Jr., was 30 and her mother, Mary Marks, was 30. She married John Abner Young about 1790, in Accomack, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She died on 11 June 1821, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Euphenia "Effie" Humphrey
John Abner Young
Marriage: about 1790
Cecelia Young
Hanna Young
Marshall Young
Mary Middleton Young

Spouse & Children

about 1790
Accomack, Virginia, United States


  • Female1792–1836Female

  • Hanna Young


  • Young


  • Young


  • Marshall Young


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Parents & Siblings



+22 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 8

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 14

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

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 (1)

  • Appraisement of the estate of Eupheny Young, April 16, 1822

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