Margaret Love Frew

6 September 1856–13 May 1936 (Age 79)
Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland

The Life of Margaret Love

When Margaret Love Frew was born on 6 September 1856, in Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, her father, Patrick Frew, was 28 and her mother, Agnes JOHNSTONE, was 25. She married John Montgomery about 1881. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Carbon, Clay, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Brazil, Clay, Indiana, United States in 1910. She died on 13 May 1936, in Clinton, Vermillion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

John Montgomery
1858–1939
Margaret Love Frew
1856–1936
Marriage: about 1881
Agnes Montgomery
1882–1955
John Montgomery
1886–1943
Robert Montgomery
1889–1939
Jean Montgomery
1891–1963
Margaret Montgomery
1893–
Minona Montgomery
1899–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1881
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Patrick Frew

    Male1827–1878Male

    Agnes JOHNSTONE

    Female1831–1894Female

siblings

(10)

    Joseph Frew

    Male1852–1916Male

    John Frew

    Male1854–Male

    Female1856–1936Female

    Janet Frew

    Female1858–Female

    James Frew

    Male1861–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 7

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.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the Fords of Frew, a fortified site on the Forth river, probably so called from a British element frwd ‘current’, ‘stream’. This place was the lowest crossing point on the river Forth, and so an important strategic location in the Middle Ages.

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

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Montgomery in household of John Montgomery, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margret Mongomery in household of John Mongomery, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret Montgomery in household of John Montgomery, "United States Census, 1930"

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