Florence Montgomery Lee (abt 1894 – abt 1967)

Florence Montgomery registered to vote in 1920. Born in Florence, South Carolina, she moved to Hartford. Montgomery, a widow, worked as a laundress in a laundry shop and lived with her sister’s family in 1920. The 1930 census shows that she had married William Lee.

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