Roy Heyward Montgomerie (1875 - 1946)

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E Malv, Australia

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E Malv, Australia

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Father: Montgomerie Robert King Montgomerie
Mother: Emily F Heyward Montgomerie

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Heyward

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1875 - In the year that Roy Heyward Montgomerie was born, on May 17th, Aristides was the first horse to win the Kentucky Derby. It was the first year of the "The Most Exciting Two Minutes In Sports" - begun by Col. Meriwether Lewis Clark, Jr., the grandson of William Clark, the explorer.

1899 - He was 24 years old when on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

1905 - He was 30 years old when the Industrial Workers of the World was founded. An international labor union founded in Chicago, it was most often referred to as the "Wobblies" and had ties to the socialist movement and the anarchist movement. At its peak, it had 150,000 members.

1929 - When he was 54 years old, on March 4th, Herbert Hoover became the 31st President of the United States. Early in his presidency, the October stock market crash - "Black Tuesday" - occurred, which lead to the Great Depression. None of his economic policies were able to make a dent in the Depression. This lead to one term and the election of Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt winning the 1933 election in a landslide.

1946 - In the year of Roy Heyward Montgomerie's passing, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

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Roy Heyward Montgomerie passed away in 1946 in E Malv, Australia at 71 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Roy. He was born in 1875. He was born to Montgomerie Robert King Montgomerie and Emily F Heyward Montgomerie, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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