Chester L. Humphrey

25 November 1921–10 January 1985 (Age 63)
Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Chester L.

When Chester L. Humphrey was born on 25 November 1921, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Brent Humphrey, was 36 and his mother, Eliza Florence Avery, was 33. He married Roberta Dorsey. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Munfordville, Hart, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 5 Priceville, Hart, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 10 January 1985, in Hart, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Little Flock Cemetery, West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky, United States.

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Chester L. Humphrey
Roberta Dorsey
Ruby Rose Humphrey
Debbie Humphrey
Delbert Humphrey
Bessie Humphrey
Dessie R Humphrey
Alberta Humphrey
Daymond R Humphrey
Betty Humphrey

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    Dessie R Humphrey


    Alberta Humphrey


    Daymond R Humphrey


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 5

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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 (3)

  • Chester Umphry in household of Brint Umphry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Chester Humphry in household of Brent Humphry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Chester Humphrey in entry for Ruby Rose Philpott, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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