MONTGOMERY, Lee: Born in Sedalia on August 23, 1869, the son of John and Maggie Sneed Montgomery. Maggie was the daughter of Judge John M. Sneed who came to Pettis County in 1858. John Montgomery was the son of Dr. Thomas J. and Emily Flourney Montgomery. Emily died during the Civil War. John and Maggie Montgomery were the parents of two son, Lee and George. Lee married Elizabeth Zimmerman, daughter of B. W. and Nellie Carr Zimmerman. Lee and Elizabeth were the parents of four children: Elizabeth, John Z., Elinor and Lee Jr.

Source: McGruder, Mark A. History of Pettis County, Missouri (Topeka: Historical Publishing Company, 1919)
Submitter: Robin Helman