Jun. 14, 1817 Plymouth Litchfield County Connecticut, USA
Sep. 26, 1886 Carthage Jasper County Missouri, USA
daughter of Marcus John Gaylord (1779-1861) & Lydia Pond (1790-1867)
m1: Dioclesian Hess (1809-1851),son of Augustus Hess & Amy Riley, abt 1834 in NY m2: William H Montague (1818-) abt 1855 in MI
children of Dioclesian & Lydia: Jerome Hess (1835-1846) Byron E Hess (1836-1906) Henry Hyde Hess (1837-1914) Lydia A Hess Prescott (1842-1920) Oliver G Hess (1843-1935) Diantha Hess Hill (1846-1902)
.......................... THE EVENING PRESS MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 1886 DIED
Mrs. L. H. Montague, mother of Mrs. Peter (Dianthia) Hill, while on a visit with the family of J. M. Sleight in Webb City, died yesterday at 9:15 A.M. of neuralgia of the heart, in the 70th year of her age.
The remains were brought from Webb City to Carthage today by private conveyance. The funeral services were held at 4 p.m. at the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rev Dr. Hughey presiding, thence to Park Cemetery for burial. ........................... Microfilm archive Carthage Weekly Banner Week of September 30, 1886
Mrs. LH Montague died at the residence of JM Slaight in Carterville yesterday morning, aged sixty-nine years and nine months. The deceased is the mother of Mrs Peter Hill and was on a visit to the family of Mr Slaight. The funeral occurred at 2:30 o'clock this afternoon at the M.E. church in this city.