Monday, August 13, 2012

RIP John Humphrey

A couple weeks ago I took the German Genealogy course at GRIP with John Humphrey. He was an amazing teacher, very kind and I learned a lot from him. Today I have learned of his passing via the GRIP page on Facebook. Rest in peace, John.

(Further information will be provided on the IGHR website on Wednesday. I will update with a link).


  1. I feel so lucky to have been in his class and am totally blown away by this news. He was a patient and erudite teacher. We have been blessed for knowing him and empty for not being able to see and hear him again.

  2. So sad--even though I wasn't in class with you, I used knowledge as a starting point for some fascinating research and (I hope) an interesting blog post.


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