Lewis Andrew Montgomery

20 August 1949–March 1964 (Age 14)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Lewis Andrew

When Lewis Andrew Montgomery was born on 20 August 1949, in Arkansas, United States, his father, Terry Leon Montgomery, was 16 and his mother, Mary Josephine Moore, was 14. He died in March 1964, in Morenci, Greenlee, Arizona, United States, at the age of 14, and was buried in Clifton, Greenlee, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Terry Leon Montgomery
1933–1991
Mary Josephine Moore
1935–2008
Lewis Andrew Montgomery
1949–1964
John Allie Montgomery
1951–2007

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1950

Age 1

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.
1950 · Start of the Korean War

Age 1

The Korean War was a civil war between North and South Korea. North Korea had support of China and the Soviet Union while South Korea gained support from the United States. The war broke out as a product of the Cold War because of the different ideologies that each side had for what government is. The fighting stopped when an armistice was signed but no peace treaty was ever established. To some the war is still progressing but it is in a stage of frozen conflict.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 6

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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)

  • Lewis Andrew Davis, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Andrew Montgomery, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Burial location: Ward's Canyon Cemetery, Clifton, AZ

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