Township, was born in this county September 12, 1824. He grew to manhood on the old
homestead, and has always resided in the home of his childhood. He took care of his parents till
their deaths in 1865 and 1874, and since that time has still remained here. He married, in 1854,
Helen Keeney, daughter of John and Dorotha (Harris) Keeney, who settled here from New York in
1835. Mrs. Humphrey was born in June, 1835. They have six children living: Ida, John,
Charlotte, Inda, Harry and Clifford. Mr. Humphrey has always confined himself to farming.