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Lorenzo Dow Montgomery

Lorenzo Dow Montgomery

Male 1823 - 1896  (72 years)

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  • Name Lorenzo Dow Montgomery 
    Born 18 Aug 1823  Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    • Probably named after Lorenzo Dow (1777 – 1834), an eccentric itinerant American evangelist, said to have preached to more people than any other preacher of his era. He became an important figure in the Second Great Awakening and a popular writer. His autobiography at one time was the second best-selling book in the United States, exceeded only by the Bible
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Scott County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1854  Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1860  Jennings, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1 Jul 1863  Lexington, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1870  Lexington, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1 Feb 1879 
    Residence 1880  Lexington, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Jun 1896  Lexington, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Lexington Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I656  Discovering My Ancestors
    Last Modified 18 May 2017 

    Father Joseph Montgomery,   b. Abt 1800, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Guynn,   b. Abt 1826,   d. Oct 1880, Lexington, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1843 
    Marriage Record - Montgomery, Lorenzo Dow and Mary Guynn
    Marriage Record - Montgomery, Lorenzo Dow and Mary Guynn
    Marriage Consent for Lorenzo Dow Montgomery
    Marriage Consent for Lorenzo Dow Montgomery
    Children 
     1. William G. Montgomery,   b. 3 Mar 1844, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1908, Scott County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. John R. Montgomery,   b. Abt 1845, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. George M. Montgomery,   b. Abt 1849, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Alice Montgomery,   b. Abt 1854, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. Dewit W. "Dee" Montgomery,   b. 24 Feb 1856, Scott County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1926, Lexington, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. James A. Montgomery,   b. Abt 1859, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Charles Millard Montgomery,   b. Sep 1865, Scott County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926, Lexington, Scott, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
     8. Seymour Montgomery,   b. Abt 1869, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 May 2017 
    Family ID F216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Lorenza Dow Montgomery
    Lorenza Dow Montgomery
    LD Montgomery Barrel and Wheelwright Shop in Lexingtion Scott Co IN
    LD Montgomery Barrel and Wheelwright Shop in Lexingtion Scott Co IN
    Scott Co IN L D Montgomery home
    Scott Co IN L D Montgomery home

    Documents
    Marriage Consent for Lorenzo Dow Montgomery
    Marriage Consent for Lorenzo Dow Montgomery

    Histories
    About Lorenzo Dow Montgomery
    About Lorenzo Dow Montgomery

  • Sources 
    1. [S265] 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Wooster, Scott, Indiana; Roll: M432_171; Page: 214B; Image: 437.

    2. [S250] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Lexington, Scott, Indiana; Roll: 309; Family History Film: 1254309; Page: 55B; Enumeration District: 165; Image: 0113.

    3. [S362] Oregon, Biographical and Other Index Card File, 1700s-1900s, Oregon Historical Society; Portland, OR; Index Collection: Pioneer Index.

    4. [S244] U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865.
      National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records (Provost Marshal General's Bureau; Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865); Record Group: 110, Records of the Provost Marsh

    5. [S269] 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Lexington, Scott, Indiana; Roll: M593_357; Page: 93A; Image: 189; Family History Library Film: 545856.

    6. [S298] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current.

    7. [S254] 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jennings, Scott, Indiana; Roll: M653_294; Page: 1090; Image: 592; Family History Library Film: 803294.