Thomas Humphreys was a partner in the firm, Dowerman and Humphreys, which built steamboats. His partner was Jacob Dowerman, who died at the age of 76 and who was the son of Matthias Dowerman. Thomas Humphreys first wife was Mary Dowerman, no doubt was related to Jacob Dowerman, but a sister or daughter? Jacob Dowerman at his death left a wife, two sons and three daughters. Thomas
was born at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
, on 17 July 1807. He was the son of Thomas Humphreys Capt.
and Elizabeth Rush
. He married Mary Dowerman
. He married Elizabeth Hangary
at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
. Thomas died on 19 January 1881 at New Albany, Floyd Co., Indiana
, at age 73. His body was interred on 28 January 1881 at New Albany, Floyd Co., Indiana
, at Fairview Cemetery.