Lee McOmber

22 September 1895–12 January 1978 (Age 82)
Wilford, Fremont, Idaho, United States

The Life of Lee

When Lee McOmber was born on 22 September 1895, in Wilford, Fremont, Idaho, United States, his father, Charles Orange McOmber, was 26 and his mother, Josephine Ellen Hansen, was 22. He married Annie May Jones on 2 August 1921, in Didsbury, Mountain View County, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Cascade, Cascade, Montana, United States in 1930 and Ravalli, Montana, United States in 1978. He died on 12 January 1978, in Hamilton, Ravalli, Montana, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Corvallis, Ravalli, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lee McOmber
1895–1978
Grace Winegar
1902–1985
Marriage: 5 July 1929
Winnifred McOmber
1924–1964
Ireta Grace Mc Omber
–2020
Ireta Grace Mc Omber
–2020
Forrest Lee McOmber
1930–2012
Robert Winegar McOmber
1932–1973
Charles (Chuck) McOmber
1939–2017
Chloe Berniece McOmber
1940–1993
Janet Lyn McOmber
1946–2020

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 July 1929
Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1902 · Montana Capital Building Completed

Age 7

Construction started on the Montana state capital in 1899. In 1902 the capital was completed.
1917

Age 22

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of McComber .

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

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Story Highlight

Published Sketch of Charles and Josephine Hansen McOmber Family

[The following biographical sketch was transcribed by Niki Harrison McOmber from photocopied pages of a book containing biographical sketches of residents of Eagle Hill, Alberta, Canada, published som …

Sources (3)

  • Lee Mcomber, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lee Mcomber, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lee Mcomber in household of Chas Orange Mcomber, "Canada Census, 1916"

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