A biography/family history of Henry Monforton is included in "Progressive Men of the State of Montana". Parents: William and Catherine (Cabana) Monforton, natives of Canada. On 21 Jul 1869, Henry married Miss Melina Goyeau. Melina and infant child died in 1870.On 31 Mar 1872, Henry married Miss Annie I. Boyle, who died 1 Jan 1890. Monforton children: William H., Catherine A. (Mrs. Telesphore Menard); Mary A. (Mrs. Arthur O. Jones); Zoe, John.