William Auburn Montgomery

22 September 1879–6 March 1965 (Age 85)
Boones Mill, Franklin, Virginia, United States

The Life of William Auburn

When William Auburn Montgomery was born on 22 September 1879, in Boones Mill, Franklin, Virginia, United States, his father, Cephas Shelburne Montgomery, was 23 and his mother, Julia Franklyn Teel, was 20. He married Mary Geraldine McKillip on 6 January 1913, in Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Klickitat, Washington, United States in 1935 and East Goldendale Election Precinct, Klickitat, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 6 March 1965, in Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington, United States.

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William Auburn Montgomery
Mary Geraldine McKillip
Marriage: 6 January 1913
Mary Virginia Montgomery
Jack Anthony Montgomery

Spouse and Children

6 January 1913
Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 9

Historical Boundaries 1888: Kittitas, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Kittitas, Washington, United States 1899: Chelan, Washington, United States
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 23

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Calvados, France, so named from Old French mont ‘hill’ + a Germanic personal name composed of the elements guma ‘man’ + rīc ‘power’. In Ireland this surname has been Gaelicized as Mac Iomaire and in Scotland as Mac Gumaraid.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • William Montgomery, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Montgomery, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Montgomery, "United States Census, 1920"

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