Son of Warren Pike and Elizabeth Amelia (Furman) Velsor.
Born: May 22, 1850 in New York City, New York.
Died: May 9, 1928 in Unknown.
Buried: Sailors Snug Harbor Cemetery, New Brighton, Richmond County, New York.
Married: Mary Emma Handshaw February 26, 1887 in Northport, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York by Rev. Powell. (Separated.)

Furman was born in New York City and lived there as a small child; his family returned to Cold Spring Harbor, Suffolk County, where he lived most of his adult life; spent some of his early years as a seaman; about 1910, he & his wife separated; he retired to Sailor's Snug Harbor, where he lived during the later part of his life.