A Louisville man is trying to solve the mystery of his grandfather’s death.
George Rufus Humphrey of New Haven was a superintendent or bookkeeper at the S.P. Lancaster distillery in Nelson County at the time of his death, May 11, 1922.
He left behind a wife, Mary Beulah (Despain), and six children, ages 12 years to 6 months. The couple lost their 2-year-old son, Nicholas, in 1911.
He was a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.