1852 - 1917 (64 years)
||Humphrey, William Montgomery [1, 2] |
||30 May 1852
||Scotland Co., Missouri, USA [3, 4]
||24 Mar 1917
||Milton, Van Buren, Iowa, USA [4, 5]
||Sunnyside Cemetery, Milton, Van Buren Co., IA [4, 6]
||31 Mar 2017 |
||Humphrey, John Kendrick, b. 22 Oct 1826, Washington, Kentucky, USA , d. 04 Jan 1908, Bible Grove, Mount Pleasant Twp., Scotland Co., MO (Age 81 years) |
||Davis, Rachel, b. 14 May 1830, Mercer Co., Kentucky, USA , d. 04 Oct 1873, Scotland Co., Missouri, USA (Age 43 years) |
||19 Nov 1848
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
||Whitson, Nancy J., b. 26 Oct 1853, Scotland Co., Missouri, USA , d. 08 Mar 1919, Milton, Van Buren Co., Iowa, USA (Age 65 years) |
||31 Dec 1871
||Schuyler Co., Mo [2, 7]
| ||1. Humphrey, Sylvester "Bess", b. 25 Sep 1872, Scotland Co., Missouri, USA , d. 04 Oct 1954, Fairfield, Jefferson, Iowa, USA (Age 82 years) |
| ||2. Humphrey, Armintie "Mint", b. 23 Jan 1876, Willmathsville, Scotland Co., MO , d. 03 Mar 1951, Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, USA (Age 75 years) |
| ||3. Humphrey, Oren "Tote", b. 24 Feb 1883, Missouri, USA , d. Jun 1972 (Age 89 years) |
| ||4. Humphrey, William "Bill" C., b. 10 Aug 1885, Missouri, USA |
| ||5. Humphrey, Alva K. "K", b. 24 Jul 1888, Missouri, USA , d. 24 Apr 1944 (Age 55 years) |
| ||6. Humphrey, Charley, b. 06 Feb 1890, Missouri, USA , d. 28 Feb 1964 (Age 74 years) |
||Nancy J. Whitson - Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002|
||31 Mar 2017 21:29:03 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Source: Milton Herald; 30 Mar 1917; p.1 c.3;William Montgomery Humphrey 1852-1917
William Montgomery Humphrey was born in Scotland county, Missouri, May 30, 1852, and died at his home in Milton, March 24, 1917, at the age of 64 years, 9 months and 23 days. January 1, 1872, he was united in marriage to Nancy Whittson. To this union was born six children, five boys and one girl, all of whom are living. Bess of Milton, Mintie [sic] Ellis of Hutchinson, Kans., Orian, Millie C, Alvie K and Charley H. all of Bloomfield, Iowa. He leaves to mourn his loss, a wife, six children, twelve grandchildren, and one great grandchild, two brothers and three sisters. He joined the Presbyterian church about thirty-six years ago. In 1901 he moved to Davis county, Iowa, and united with the Methodist church at Pulaski. Four years ago he moved to Milton, where he resided until the time of his death.
Funeral services were held at the M.E. church on Sunday afternoon, conducted by Rev. Hankins, and interment was made in Sunnyside cemetery.
[Note: Death Record at Van Buren Co Courthouse, Keosauqua, states father was John Humphrey and mother Rachel Divis. Death reported by Bess Humphrey.
Occupation: Ran General Store in Missouri
Source: family story
1880 Census: Independence, Schuyler County, Missouri
46 (Dwelling) 50(family)Whitson, John W M 66 Farmer cannot read, cannot write, North Carolina
Harriet W F 60 Keeping House cannot read, cannot write, Ohio, VA(father), NC(mother)
47(dwelling) 51(family) Humphrey, William W M 29 Farmer, Missouri
Nancy J. W F 29 Keeping House, Missouri, NC(father), Ohio(mother)
Sylvester W M 8 Son, Missouri, Missouri, Missouri
Arminta W F 5 Daughter, Missouri, Missouri, Missouri
1910 Census: Prairie Twp., Davis Co., Iowa
Humphrey, William Head M W 58 married 34 Missouri KY KY English Farmer
Humphrey, Nancy J Wife F W 57 M 34 6(children born) 6(Children living) Missouri France Missouri
Humphrey, Charles son W M 30 S Missouri Missouri Missouri Laborer Farm
research note: the obvious descrepency regarding the origin of Nancy's parents is not explained.
- [S263] Obituary - William Montgomery Humphrey, (Name: Milton Herald (Iowa);), Milton Herald, 30 Mar 1917, p1 c3.
- [S501] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;), Database online.
Record for Nancy J Whitson
- [S15] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006;).
Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. Indexed by ProQuest from microfilmed schedules of the 1910 U.S. Federal Decennial Census. Data imaged from National Archives and Records Administration. 1910 Federal Population Census. T624, 1,784 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. Prairie Twp, Davis, Iowa, ED 10, roll 399, part 3, page 94B.
Record for William Montgomery Humphrey
- [S263] Obituary - William Montgomery Humphrey, (Name: Milton Herald (Iowa);), Milton Herald, 30 Mar 1917, p.1 c. 3.
- [S343] Tombstone, Sunnyside Cemetery, Milton, Van Buren Co., IA.
- [S307] Scotland County Marriage Records, Book C.,.
"This is an error. The parties were married in Schulyer County and the certificate is properly certified and sent there for Record______ my hand this 26th day March 1872. James J. Dodel[?sp?]"