Edward Humphreys married Sept. 10, 1716 in Wales Barbara Lloyd b. Wales d. Jan. 20, 1767 Wales and they had five children.
Thomas b. June 8,1717 d. (?)
Robert b. June 8, 1717 d. (?)
Edward d. April 23, 1719 d. (?)
John b. Mar. 11, 1721 d. (?)
David b. May 18, 1725 d. (?)
Edward Humphreys b. April 23, 1719 d. Wales
Edward Humphreys married Elizabeth Pemberton in Wales and they had seven children.
Edward b. Sept. 17, 1749 d. (?)
David b. Oct. 14, 1750 d. (?)
Jane b. May 1, 1752 d. (?)
John b. Nov. 8, 1753 d. infancy, Wales
Elinor b. Oct. 2, 1758 d. (?)
John b. Jan. 16, 1760 d. (?)
Robert b. aft 1760 d. (?)
John Humphreys b. Jan. 16, 1760 d. Wales
John Humphreys married Elizabeth in Wales and they had four children.
Elinor b. Wales d. (?)
Robert b. Wales d. (?)
Elizabeth b. Wales d. (?)
Edward b. Wales d. Feb. 1838 Fayette Co., PA
Edward Humphreys b. Wales d. Feb. 1838
Edward Humphreys was a widower when he married Margaret
Davies in Mold Parish, Wales on Dec. 29, 1819. His first wife was Elinor Williams
b. June 22, 1788 m. July 1, 1808 in Mold Parish. Edward and wife Margaret sailed
July 13, 1829 from Liverpool, England bound for Boston, MA and arrived with
their four children Sept. 29, 1829 at Alexandria, VA. The family moved from VA to
Juniata Twp., Perry Co., PA before ending up in Fayette Co., PA. Their children
are listed below:
Humphrey b. 1822 in Flintshire, Wales d. June 22, 1883 in Georges Twp., Fayette Co., PA m.
female b. Wales d. (?) m. Russell.
Catherine b. July 21, 1826 in Mold Parish, Wales d. (?) m. William Treasure.
Owen John b. Jan. 31, 1829 in Rhes-Y-Cae, Flintshire, Wales d. Mar. 14,1893 Fayette
Co., PA m. Hannah Price.
Owen John Humphreys b. Jan. 31, 1829 d. Mar. 14, 1893
The Humphreys family came from Wales and formed a little colony(Welshtown) ,
between the railroad tracks and the Wynn Co. store, known as Wynn Switch. This
area is now known as Wynn, Fayette, PA. Owen John Humphreys married Abt 1851 Hannah Price b.
Nov. 7, 1828 WV d. July 12, 1903 Fayette Co., PA. They are buried at Tent Church
Cemetery, near York Run, Fayette, PA. Their children are listed below:
Margaret Ann b. April 1, 1852 d. Jan. 20, 1920 m. James Carr.
Eleanor Ellen b. June 1853 d. April 28, 1938 m. James Knox Todd Hugh.
James E. b. 1854 d. young.
Mariam b. Aug. 1857 d. May 17, 1941 m. Owen Hughs 2. Hugh Rager.
Jane Hannah b. Dec. 1859 d. Aug. 7, 1941 in Uniontown, Fayette, PA m. Andrew Jackson Sowers.
William T. b. Dec. 1862 d. June 9, 1942 m. Anna E. Gribble.
Alice Cooley b. Jan. 17, 1865 d. Nov. 2, 1946 in Fayette Co., PA m. John C. Cooley.
Eva Lena b. Aug. 21, 1867 d. July 14, 1951 m. William Edgar Wilson.
Harriet b. June 28, 1870 d. Oct. 1, 1955 m. Samuel James Nixon.
Alice Cooley Humphreys b. Jan. 17, 1865 d. Nov. 2, 1946
Alice married Mar. 1, 1887 John C. Cooley b. Mar. 27, 1862 in Fairchance, Fayette, PA
d. Jan. 30, 1933 in Fayette Co., PA. They are buried at Maple Grove Cemetery in
Fairchance, Fayette, PA. For a list of their children see John Cooley's