Petit, Eliza Ann

Petit, Eliza Ann

Female 1800 - 1886  (85 years)

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  • Name Petit, Eliza Ann  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 6 Dec 1800  Fauquier County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 May 1886  Knox County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Knox County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I7156  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2018 

    Father Petit, Thomas,   b. Abt 1760,   d. 1834, Washington, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Owens, Behethelon,   b. 1765, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1837, Washington County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 16 Apr 1785  Farquier County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Family ID F2757  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Humphrey, William Kendrick,   b. 13 Dec 1802, Washington, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1884, Hurdland, Knox County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1825  Washington County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • m. by Joel Gordon
    Children 
     1. Humphrey, John Kendrick,   b. 22 Oct 1826, Washington, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1908, Bible Grove, Mount Pleasant, Scotland, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     2. Humphrey, Elizabeth S,   b. 1831, Washington, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Humphrey, Thomas Pettit,   b. 23 Mar 1833, Washington, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1911, Scotland County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     4. Humphrey, Eliza Ann,   b. 26 Apr 1835, Washington, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1916, Scotland County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     5. Humphrey, David W.,   b. 1837, Washington, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Humphrey, Martin,   b. 26 Nov 1842, Hurdland, Knox County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1918  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F3172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Dec 1800 - Fauquier County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Dec 1825 - Washington County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 May 1886 - Knox County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Knox County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Eliza A (Pettit) Hupmhrey
    Eliza A (Pettit) Hupmhrey

    Documents
    Jno Humphry - 1870 United States Federal Census
    Jno Humphry - 1870 United States Federal Census

  • Notes 


    • Occupation: Housekeeper

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      John K. Humphrey, a well-known and enterprising farmer and stock dealer of Mount Pleasant Township, was born in Washington County, Ky., October 22, 1826, and is the son of William and Elisa Ann Pettitt Humphreys, The father was a native of Washington County. Ky., Decmeber 14, 1802 and died in Knox County Mo. August 8, 1884. The Humphrey family is of of English descent. The father, with his family, left Kentucky and came to Lewis County, Mo., about 1811, and from there to Scotland County, about 1830, where he remained until after the war. He then moved to Knox County, Mo., where he passed the remainder of his days. He was a farmer, and served as constable for several years.

      The mother of our subject was a native of Faquier County, Va., born December 28, 1800, and was of German descent. She was a member of the Baptist Church, and died in Scotland County, Mo., May 21, 1886. Our subject is the eldest of ten children, five now living. He received the rudiments of an education in Kentucky, and attended school a short time after coming to Missouri. He remained with his parents until 1848 when he married Rachel Davis, a daughter of R. M. Davis. She was born in Mercer County, Ky., May 14, 1830, was a member of the Christian Chnrch, and died in Scotland County, Mo., October 4. 1874. To this union were born five sons and eight daughters; four sons and three daughters now living. After marriage our subject rented land for two years, after which he purchased land in Knox County, where he lived six years. He then purchased the land that he now owns: and moved on the same. In 1854 he was living in Scotland County, and was elected magistrate, which position he held for twenty years. He is a worthy member of the Christian Church, and was formerly a member of the I. O. O. F., when living in the vicinity of a lodge. He is a Democrat, and a man much respected by all his acquaiutances. He never sued, and was never sued, and has never been a witness before a jury except once, and that was before the grand jury.

      Source:History of Lewis, Clark, Knox and Scotland Counties, Missouri, 1887

  • Sources 
    1. [S213] Kentucky Marriages to 1850, Dodd, Jordan, Comp.
      Humphrey, William married Pettit, Eliza on 21 Dec 1825 in Washington County, Kentucky

    2. [S8] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005;).
      Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States. 1850 United States Federal Census. M432, 1009 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C. Fabius, Knox, Missouri, roll M432_403, page 114, image 229.

    3. [S10] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004;).
      Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States. 1860 United States Federal Census. M653, 1438 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C. Mount Pleasant, Scotland, Missouri, post office Memphis, roll M653_646, page 0, image 281.

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    5. [S760] .
      Record for John Kendrick Humphrey

    6. [S392] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Database online. Source number: 137.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: LON.
      Record for Behethelon Owens

    7. [S683] Early Virgina Marriages, William Armstrong Crozier, (Name: Southern Book Co.; Location: Baltimore; Date: 1953;), page 17.
      April 16, 1785, ´╗┐Thomas Pettit and Behethelon Owens


    8. [S932] Virginia, Marriages, 1660-1800, Dodd, Jordan, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 1997;).
      Record for Thomas Pettit

    9. [S213] Kentucky Marriages to 1850, Dodd, Jordan, Comp.

    10. [S1328] Washington Co., KY Marriages, Book 1, page 244.