From 1873 to 1881, Judge James B Humphrey served Allegan County as a Probate Court judge.  In the 1870 Allegan Village census, he is listed as 33 years of age, occupation – sawyer, resideing with wife Maggie (27) and children Charles (4) and Fanny (1). [1]

In 1881, Judge Humphrey was appointed to and accepted the post of Deputy Treasurer of the State of Michigan.[2]


  1. 1870 Census, Village of Allegan, Allegan County, Michigan, online transcription:
  2. “State Siftings,” Ann Arbor Courier (9 Sep 1881), online:

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