Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 30 November 1833
Died 11 February 1881
Buried Wolf Lake Cemetery, Noble County Indiana
Private Humphreys served his full three years with the 19th Indiana mustering out in July of 1864. On March 4th, 1865 he joined Company B of the 12th Indiana Cavalry as a private where his brother Erastus was already serving. Phaortes would muster out as a Corporal on November 10th, 1865.
He never filed for a pension.