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1860's Adrian Hemphill Tintype Photo, Civil War Veteran, Hartsville NY


On reverse: "Adrian Hemphill" and "Ellen" is handwritten in early pencil, and "Brother to Ruth Hemphill Sherman" is also handwritten in later ballpoint pen. Photo type: Original vintage Victorian Tintype Photograph in a beautiful embossed CDV size decorative paper mat or sleeve, circa 1860's Civil War era. Photographer: Unmarked, Unknown.

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Adrian Hemphill in the New York Veteran Burial Cards 1861-1898
War: Civil War
Cemetery City: Alfred, New York

1860 United States Census Records:
Adrian Hemphill, Age 19
Born about 1841
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1860: Hartsville, Steuben County, New York
Household Members:
Father: Robert D Hemphill 41
Mother: Avilda Hemphill 39 (also seen as Arilda Hemphill)
Siblings & Household in 1860:
Adrian Hemphill age 19
Sylvia Aurora Hemphill age 17
Ellen Hemphill age 15
Elizabeth Hemphill age 13
James E Hemphill age 10
Betsey A Hemphill age 8
Ruth R Hemphill age 5
Sarah Ann Hemphill age 4
Gerdon Lester Hemphill age 5 (also known as Gordon Hemphill, Guerdon Hemphill))
Celia Babcock age 63 (his mother's mother)
Ichabad Babcock (his mother's father)

Found in Google books: The Sabbath Recorder, Volume 74, Alfred NY Printed in 1912: "Adrian Hemphill was born in Hartsville, Steuben Co., N.Y. on February 5, 1841, and died near Alfred Station, NY on January 5, 1913, lacking one month of being 72 years of age. He was the eldest of twelve children born to Robert D. Hemphill and Arilda (Babcock) Hemphill, eight of whom are still living: James & Guerdon Hemphill of Salmon, Idaho; Mrs. Sarah Watson of Watson, Montana; Elverston Hemphill of Elmira, N.Y.; Fred Hemphill of Lewis Run, PA; Miss Betsey Hemphill and Mrs. Elizabeth Sherman, both of Alfred, and Mrs. Ruth Sherman of Alfred Station, where her brother spent the last few weeks of his life. Adrian was a genial and in many ways gifted man. Farewell services were held at the home of his sister, where he died."

His Mother: Avilda Babcock Hemphill
Her Father: Elihu Babcock born 1793 in Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island.
Her Mother: Celia Wilbur Babcock born 1797 in Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island

His Father: Robert D Hemphill 1818-1901 born New Hampshire, died New York, age 83.
Buried: Alfred Rural Cemetery, Allegany County, NY
Lived in Hartsville, Steuben County NY in 1880
His Father: James Hemphill born 1794 in New Hampshire
His Mother: Sarah Densmore Hemphill born 1790 in New Hampshire
Married: Avilda Babcock born 1821 in Alfred, Allegany County, New York
Married: 15 Dec 1839 in Alfred, Allegany County, NY
Their Children
1. Adrian Hemphill born 1841 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
2. Gerdin L. Hemphill born 1860 in New York (seen as Guerden, Gordon Hemphill)
3. Albert M. Hemphill born about 1863 to 1866 in New York (also known as Elverton Hemphill: who married Susan Emeline Bennett, daughter of Nathaniel and Sarah
Brink Bennett. Father of Florence I Bennett ("Flossie" Bennett) and Pearl
Bennett Nichols. He is buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, New York along with
wife Susan, daughters Mable L Hemphill Tingley (married Luman Allen Tingley) and Maude S
Hemphill Casper (married Alfred Charles Casper).
4. Frederick Hemphill born 1866 in New York
5. Sylvia A. Hemphill born 1842 to 1843 in Alfred, Allegany County, New York
6. Ellen E. Hemphill born 1844 in Alfred Center, Allegany Co., New York
7. Elizabeth Hemphill born 1846 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
8. James E. Hemphill born 1848 in Alfred, Allegany Co., New York
9. Betsy Angeline Hemphill born 1850 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
10. Ruth Hemphill born 1853 in Town of Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
11. Sarah Hemphill born 1855 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
12. Martha Euphema Hemphill born 1857 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York

Adrian Hemphill married: A. Verona Monroe Hemphill (Varonia Hemphill, Varonia Monroe) in about 1860 in Alfred Center, Allegany Co., New York
1880 Census: age 39, divorced, living with his family and two young boys:
Herbert H. Cooper age 9, and Desse E Cooper age 7.

Robert D Hemphill 1818-1901
Avilda Babcock Hemphill 1821-1884
His Siblings:
Adrian Hemphill 1841-1913
Elizabeth Hemphill Sherman 1846-1917
Betsey Hemphill 1850-1930
Ruth Hemphill Sherman 1853-1921
Elverton M Hemphill 1862-1925
Fred Hemphill (1865-1928

Adrian looks to be Civil War age when this photo was taken, approximately 20-25 years old. This beautiful old Hemphill family photo was found in Madison, Madison County NY.

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy     Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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