Thomas R. Montross

Malebefore 1840–24 November 1904

Brief Life History of Thomas R.

When Thomas R. Montross was born before 1840, in Clinton Corners, Clinton, Dutchess, New York, United States, his father, Emanuel Montross, was 26 and his mother, Mellissa, was 27. He died on 24 November 1904, in New York, United States.

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Emanuel Montross
Gilbert R. Montross
Thomas R. Montross

Sources (2)

  • Thomas R Montrosa, "New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956"
  • Montross: A Family History

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World Events (7)


Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 23

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an older form of Montrose .

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

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