Herschel Humphries
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Actor Jeremy Walmsley
Seen Hot Wheels of Thunder
Age Male
Status Criminal

Herschel Humphries is the fiancé of Sophie Palmer, whose mother's dead body is discovered on the boardwalk in Season 10.

Appearances and Mentions

Hot Wheels of Thunder

  • Placed the largest single bet of the day, Mr. Humphries bet on the field to beat Sophie Palmer, betting against his own fiancée, who recently became unable to skate– almost as if he knew what was going to happen to her.
  • Sophie broken off the engagement. Apparently her mother was the only reason they were together in the first place, "The moment her mother was dead, Sophie dropped me like a sack of coal."
  • Providing him with enough motivation to have injured Miss Palmer prior to the race. With his confession, Murdoch arrests Mr. Humphries.


Murdoch Mysteries Season 10
Great Balls of Fire, Part 1Great Balls of Fire, Part 2A Study in PinkConcocting A KillerJagged Little PillBend It Like BrackenreidPainted LadiesWeekend at Murdoch'sExcitable ChapThe Devil InsideA Murdog MysteryThe MissingMr. Murdoch's NeighbourhoodFrom Murdoch to EternityHades Hath No FuryMaster LovecraftHot Wheels of ThunderHell to Pay
Season 1Season 2Season 3Season 4Season 5Season 6Season 7Season 8Season 9Season 10Season 11Season 12
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