Saturday, October 1, 2011

Carrie Day Humphrey (1876-1938)

Carrie Day Humphrey was born on August 15, 1876 in Harrison County, Kentucky.  She was the daughter of Enoch Humphrey and Zerelda D. Eckler.

Carrie married John William McCandless on February 3, 1887 in Harrison County, Kentucky.  The marriage certificate declared that Carrie was 16 years old and that John was 26 years.  John was born in 1861 in Kentucky, the son of William K. and Susan McCandless.  They had at least two children:
            Ethel P.                      born 1890
            Edward Moore          born 1892

Carrie married a second time on July 25, 1906 in Pendleton County, Kentucky.  She married Francis “Frank” William Hendy, the son of Francis Thomas Hendy and Eunice Alice McClure.  Frank was born on January 25, 1875 in Grant County, Kentucky.

In 1910, the couple was living with Frank’s parents in Richland, Harrison County, Kentucky.  Frank was employed as a farmer on a corn and tobacco farm.  In this census, Carrie is listed as the mother of three children, with two still living. 

On September 12, 1918, Frank registered for the draft for the First World War.  He was described as tall and slender, with blue eyes and red hair. 

Frank and Carrie were living in McKennysburg, Pendleton County, Kentucky, in 1930, where they lived for the remainder of their lives. 

Carrie Day Humphrey McCandless Hendy died on November 11, 1938 in Pendleton County, Kentucky.  The cause of death listed was a cerebral hemorrhage.  She was 62 years old at her death. 

Francis “Frank” William Hendy died on September 30, 1962 in the same place.  He was 87 years old.

Notes for Carrie Day Humphrey
Birth & Death: Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2007.
Marriage to John:, Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979
Marriage to Frank:, Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979

Notes for John William McCandless
Birth:, Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979

Notes for Francis “Frank” William Hendy
Residence & Occupation in 1910:  Year: 1910; Census Place: Magisterial District 3, Harrison, Kentucky; Roll: T624_479; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0081; Image: 335; FHL Number: 1374492.
Birth, Military, Residence, Occupation, & Physical Description in 1918: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2005.  Registration Location: Harrison County, Kentucky; Roll: 1653477; Draft Board: 0.
Residence in 1930:  Year: 1930; Census Place: McKennysburg, Pendleton, Kentucky; Roll: 774; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 4; Image: 95.0.
Death: Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2000.

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