Mrs Lydia Ann <I>Gaylord</I> Montague

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Mrs Lydia Ann Gaylord Montague

  • Birth 14 Jun 1817 Plymouth, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 26 Sep 1886 Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Plot Block 9 Lot 29 Space 5
  • Memorial ID 55190612

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)


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.
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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.

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  • Maintained by: Laura Plummer Ranville
  • Originally Created by: NJBrewer
  • Added: 20 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55190612
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mrs Lydia Ann Gaylord Montague (14 Jun 1817–26 Sep 1886), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55190612, citing Park Cemetery, Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Laura Plummer Ranville (contributor 47069796) .