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Samuel Montgomery
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1857
Iowa, USA
Death: 1930
Washington County
Colorado, USA


Samuel Montgomery was born December 14, 1857 in the state of Iowa and passed away at his home at DeNova, Washington county, Colorado, Sunday, October 21, aged 70 years, 10 months, and 7 days. Funeral services were held from the Yuma Methodist church Tuesday afternoon, the pastor Dr. A J. Waller officiating. The interment was at the Yuma cemetery.

When a small child the deceased moved with his parents to Illinois, and when he was 13 years of age they moved to Nebraska. Two years later, they moved to Kansas. July 4, 1883 he was married to Adelaide Woolett, they making their home one mile south of Rubens, Kansas. To this union three sons were born, two of whom twins, died respectively at the ages of 16 months and 5 years. The other son, Cecil, was with his father at the time of his death as was also his wife and an adopted daughter. They came to Colorado about two years since, making their home with their stepson, Frank McIntyre, at DeNova. Besides the relatives mentioned, he leaves one brother and many friends. He had been a member of the Methodist church for many years. He had been a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows since he was 21 years of age. Members of the order acted as pallbearers.

Yuma Pioneer, Yuma, Colorado
October 25, 1928
Transcribed by Carol Moore.

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NOTE: Samuel's obituary is dated October 25, 1928. A stone with the wrong year of death was placed here many years later.

Note: Yuma cemetery records for this plot also have a note in pencil: "Roena Alexander buried here." No other information.

Yuma cemetery records state Frank McIntire owns the plot.

Samuel Montgomery has a double stone with Frank J. H. McIntire memorial #69359091 who died in 1938

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Family links: 
  Adelaide Cloe Woolett Montgomery (1857 - 1937)
  Cecil Theodore Montgomery (1898 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Yuma Cemetery
Yuma County
Colorado, USA
Plot: New Addition 133
Created by: Carol Moore
Record added: Jul 27, 2011
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Samuel Montgomery
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Samuel Montgomery
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- Carol Moore
 Added: May. 16, 2014

- Carol Moore
 Added: Jul. 27, 2011

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