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1860's Adrian Hemphill ID'd Tintype Photo, Civil War Vet Hartsville NY


Sherman & Hemphill Genealogy: 1860s Civil War era Veteran Adrian Hemphill Tintype Photograph, Steuben County #535:

On reverse: "Adrian Hemphill" and "Ellen" handwritten in early pencil, and "Brother to Ruth Hemphill Sherman" handwritten in ballpoint pen. Photo type: Tintype Photograph in embossed CDV size decorative paper mat or sleeve. Age: 1860s. Photographer: unmarked, unknown.

Found in Public Records:
Adrian Hemphill in the New York, Veteran Burial Cards, 1861-1898
War: Civil War
Cemetery City: Alfred NY
1860 United States Census Records: 
Adrian Hemphill, Age 19
Born about 1841
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1860: Hartsville, Steuben County, NY,
Household Members:
Father: Robert D Hemphill 41
Mother: Avilda Hemphill 39 (also seen as Arilda Hemphill)
Avilda (Babcock) Hemphill
Her Father: Elihu BABCOCK b: ABT 1793 in Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island
Her Mother: Celia WILBUR b: 17 AUG 1797 in Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island
Siblings & Household in 1860:
Adrian Hemphill age 19
Sylvia Aurara 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 Father: Robert D Hemphill
Birth: Feb. 16, 1818, New Hampshire, USA
Death: 1901, New York, USA, age 83.
Buried: Alfred Rural Cemetery, Allegany County, NY
Lived in Hartsville, Steuben County NY in 1880
Father: James HEMPHILL b: 12 APR 1794 in New Hampshire
Mother: Sarah DENSMORE b: ABT 1790 in New Hampshire
Married: Avilda Babcock b: 10 NOV 1821 in Alfred, Allegany Co., New York
Married: 15 Dec 1839 in Alfred, Allegany Co, NY
Children
1. Adrian HEMPHILL b: 05 FEB 1841 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
2. Gerdin L. HEMPHILL b: ABT 1860 in New York
3. Albert M. HEMPHILL b: ABT 1863 or 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 "Flossie" Bennett and Pearl
Bennett Nichols. He is buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, New York along with
wife Susan, daughters Mable L Hemphill (Luman Allen Tingley) and Maude S
Hemphill (Alfred Charles Casper).
4. Fred HEMPHILL b: ABT 1866 in New York
5. Sylvia A. HEMPHILL b: 23 OCT 1842 or 1843 in Town of Alfred, Allegany Co., New York
6. Ellen E. HEMPHILL b: 22 JUL 1844 in Alfred Center, Allegany Co., New York
7. Elizabeth HEMPHILL b: 29 JUL 1846 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
8. James E. HEMPHILL b: 22 OCT 1848 in Alfred, Allegany Co., New York
9. Betsy Angeline HEMPHILL b: 22 SEP 1850 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
10. Ruth HEMPHILL b: 08 MAY 1853 in Town of Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
11. Sarah HEMPHILL b: 23 APR 1855 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
12. Martha Euphema HEMPHILL b: 04 AUG 1857 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York

Adrian Hemphill
Birth: 05 FEB 1841 in Hartsville, Steuben Co., New York
Death: 05 JAN 1913 in Town of Alfred, Allegany Co., New York
Father: Robert D. HEMPHILL b: 1818 in New Hampshire
Mother: Avildia BABCOCK b: 10 NOV 1821 in Alfred, Allegany Co., New York
Married: A. Verona Monroe Hemphill (Varonia Hemphill, Varonia Monroe)
Married: ABT 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.

Family links:
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 NY, Madison County. 

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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