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William Humphrey1

Male
b. 16 April 1824, d. 22 July 1893


Father Squire H. Humphrey1 b. 20 September 1788 or 20 September 1789, d. 4 April 1843
Mother Sarah Sweet1 b. 12 August 1796, d. 18 March 1847
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Family 1 Sarah Stocker b. circa 1826
Marriage* 26 October 1844  Tuscarawas Co., OH, Principal=Sarah Stocker2,1 
Children  1. Caroline O. Humphrey b. 13 Jan 1846
  2. Squire Horace Humphrey b. 13 Dec 1846
  3. Sarah Malvina Humphrey b. 31 Aug 1848
  4. J. Otis Humphrey b. 30 Dec 1850, d. 14 Jun 1918
  5. Mary Jane Humphrey b. 4 Nov 1852, d. Dec 1858
  6. Charles William Humphrey b. 26 Aug 1854, d. 7 Nov 1855
  7. Susan Edith Humphrey b. 22 Aug 1856, d. 4 Jun 1918
  8. Ida K. Humphrey b. 4 Jan 1858
  9. Illinois H. Humphrey b. 18 Dec 1860, d. 22 Jul 1944
  10. Lillian Alvaretta Humphrey b. 24 Apr 1863, d. 27 Dec 1939

Family 2 Rectina Davis b. 16 June 1823, d. 27 May 1891
Marriage* 9 October 1866  Sangamon Co., IL, Principal=Rectina Davis1,4 
Child  1. Annie Humphrey b. bt 1870 - 1879, d. bt 1870 - 1879

Note*   William attended the subscription schools and his education was supplemented by private tutor in his father's family.

He with his brothers and sisters, assisted his father in farming and stock raising and accompanied his father on trips by flat boat to New Orleans.

After his marriage to Sarah Stocker, daughter of Adam and Sarah Stocker of Coshocton Co., OH, he removed from to Morgan Co., IL (near Jacksonville, IL) in 1850. In 1855 they moved again to Sangamon Co., IL, six miles southeast of Aurora. There he settled and improved a farm, raised his family and resided until 1884.

After the death of Sarah, he married a widow, Rectina (Davis) Thomas whi had children by a previous marriage. 
Birth* 16 April 1824  Gnadenhutten, Coshocton Co., OH1 
Marriage* 26 October 1844  Tuscarawas Co., OH, Principal=Sarah Stocker2,1 
Census* 1850  1850 Federal Census, Illinois, Clay County, Clay & Richland District, Series: M432, Roll: 100, Page: 309A, September 9
06, 417, 419, Humphrey, Wm, 25, M, , Farmer, 2750, , Ohio, , , ,
07, 417, 419, Humphrey, Sarah, 23, F, , , , Ohio, , , 1,
08, 417, 419, Humphrey, Caroline O, 4, F, , , , Ohio, , , ,
09, 417, 419, Humphrey, Squire H, 3, F, , , , Ohio, , , ,
10, 417, 419, Humphrey, Sarah M, 2, F, , , , Ohio, , , ,2 
Census 1860  1860 Federal Census, Illinois, Sangamon County, District 16, Series: M653, Roll: 226, Page: 85, June 27
39, 548, 530, Umphrey, William, 36, M, , Farmer, 4000, 3000, Ohio, , , , ,
40, 584, 564, Umphrey, Sarah, 34, F, , , , , Ohio, , , , ,
1860 Federal Census, Illinois, Sangamon County, District 16, Series: M653, Roll: 226, Page: 86, June 27
01, 584, 564, Umphrey, Caroline E, 14, F, , , , , Ohio, , 1, , ,
02, 584, 564, Umphrey, Squair H, 13, F, , , , , Ohio, , 1, , ,
03, 584, 564, Umphrey, Sarah M, 12, F, , , , , Ohio, , 1, , ,
04, 584, 564, Umphrey, Otis, 9, M, , , , , Ills, , 1, , ,
05, 584, 564, Umphrey, Susan E, 4, F, , , , , Ills, , , , ,
06, 584, 564, Umphrey, I D K, 1, F, , , , , Ills, , , , ,
07, 584, 564, Stokes, Solomon, 21, M, , F Laborer, , , Ills, , , , ,
08, 584, 564, Lorenson, Eugene, 22, M, , F Laborer, , , Denmark, , , , ,
09, 584, 564, Personetta, Chas, 20, M, , F Laborer, , , Ind, , , , ,3 
Marriage* 9 October 1866  Sangamon Co., IL, Principal=Rectina Davis1,4 
Census 1870  1870 Federal Census, Illinois, Sangamon County, Pawnee Township, Series: M593, Roll: 281, Page: 276B August 9
12, 149, 150, Humphrey, Wm, 46, M, W, Farmer, 20000, 9000, Ohio, , , , , , , , , 1,
13, 149, 150, Humphrey, Rectina, 45, F, W, Keeps House, , , Canada, , , , , , , , , ,
14, 149, 150, Humphrey, Horace, 24, M, W, Farm Laborer, , , Ohio, , 1, , , , , , , 1,
15, 149, 150, Humphrey, Otis, 19, F, W, Teaching School, , , Illinois, , 1, , , , , , , ,
16, 149, 150, Humphrey, Susan, 14, F, W, , , , Illinois, , 1, , , 1, , , , ,
17, 149, 150, Humphrey, Ida, 11, F, W, , , , Illinois, , 1, , , 1, , , , ,
18, 149, 150, Humphrey, Illinois, 9, F, W, , , , Illinois, , 1, , , 1, , , , ,
19, 149, 150, Humphrey, Alfaretta, 7, F, W, , , , Illinois, , 1, , , 1, , , , ,
20, 149, 150, Thomas, Harry, 16, M, W, , , , Illinois, , , , , 1, , , , ,
21, 149, 150, Thomas, Emma, 14, F, W, , , , Illinois, , , , , 1, , , , ,
(others not related)5 
Census 1880  1880 Federal Census, Illinois, Sangamon County, Auburn, ED: 198, Series: T9, Roll: 248, Page: 190B, June 30
01, 404, 406, Humphrey, Wm, W, M, 56, , , , , 1, , Farmer, , , , , , , 1, , , , Ohio, RI, NY
02, 404, 406, Humphrey, Rectina, W, F, 56, , Wife, , 1, , , Keeps House, , , , , , , , , , , Canada, Mass, NY
03, 404, 406, Humphrey, Illinois, W, F, 20, , Daughter, 1, , , , At Home, , , , , , , , , , , Ill, Ohio, Ill
04, 404, 406, Humphrey, Etta, W, F, 19, , Daughter, 1, , , , At Home, , , , , , , , , , , Ill, Ohio, Ill
05, 404, 406, Humphrey, Harry C, W, M, 5, , Grandson, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ill, Ill, Ill
06, 404, 406, Humphrey, Walter, W, M, 22, , Nephew, 1, , , , At Home, , , , , , , , , , , Ill, Ohio, Ill
07, 404, 406, Hawkin, Richard, W, M, 23, , Servant, 1, , , , Farmer, , , , , , , , , , , England, England, England6 
Death* 22 July 1893  Virden, Sangamon Co., IL1 

Citations
  1. [S35] Humphreys in America, Sarah M. Churchill, Otis Milton Humphreys, Henry Reed Stiles F. Humphreys.
  2. [S4] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S46] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S292] Illinois Marriage Index, 1763–1900, online http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/marriage.html.
  5. [S71] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  6. [S100] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , 1880 U.S. Federal Census.


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