Captain John Montgomery, Sr

Male 1725 - 1805  (80 years)


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  • Name John Montgomery  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
    Title Captain 
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 1725  Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 6, 12, 14, 16, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30
    Gender Male 
    DAR Number A079040  [6
    Relocated 1733  Chestnut Level, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Relocated 1746  Augusta County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Relocated 1752  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Land 17 Mar 1756  Augusta County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 29
    Occupation 15 Feb 1770  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Justice of the Peace 
    Land 4 Dec 1771  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Sold land to sons James and William 
    Fact 1 1775  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Signed Fincastle Resolutions 
    Military 1778  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 31
    Occupation 1779  Montgomery, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Sheriff 
    Occupation Between 1780 and 1782  Montgomery, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Virginia Legislature 
    Will 5 Mar 1788  Montgomery, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 32
    Witness to will of John Ewing 
    Land 22 Nov 1794  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Power of attorney to sell land of Patrick Calhoun (his uncle) 
    Will 4 Jul 1798  Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 9
    LW&T 
    Died 14 Aug 1805  Fort Chiswell, Wythe, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 6, 7, 12, 14, 16, 22, 23
    Notes 
    • Some sources have American arrival as 1738
    Person ID I46113  Rountree Family | Crockett Family, Hugh Montgomery and Jane Patrick
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2022 

    Father James Montgomery, Sr,   b. 1690, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1756, Augusta County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anne Thompson,   b. 1695, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1756, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1715  Londonderry, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Agnes Crockett,   b. 28 Nov 1736, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1812, Fort Chiswell, Wythe, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1753  Augusta County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 9, 13, 16, 17, 21, 24, 29, 33, 34
    Children 
    +1. Esther Montgomery,   b. 8 Feb 1755, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1843, Garrard County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
    +2. James Montgomery,   b. 12 Feb 1757, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1813, Garrard County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [natural]
     3. John Montgomery,   b. 29 Jan 1759, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1808, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [natural]
    +4. Samuel Montgomery,   b. 14 Jan 1760, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1828, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
    +5. Joseph Montgomery,   b. 25 Apr 1762, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1838, Adams, Parke, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    +6. Robert Montgomery,   b. 1764, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Anne Montgomery,   b. 1766, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1841, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    +8. Elizabeth Montgomery,   b. 1769, Montgomery, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1815, Montgomery, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
    +9. Catherine Montgomery,   b. 20 Jan 1772, Montgomery, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1833, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     10. Silas Montgomery,   b. 27 May 1773, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +11. Stephen Montgomery,   b. 20 Jan 1775, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1810, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
     12. William Montgomery,   b. 22 Sep 1776, Augusta County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1840 and 1850, Botetourt, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    +13. Rachel Montgomery,   b. 2 Oct 1779, Fort Chiswell, Wythe, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1843, Chatham Hill, Smyth, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
     14. Nancy Montgomery,   b. 10 Jan 1782, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1816, Wythe County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F31288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1725 - Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRelocated - 1746 - Augusta County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRelocated - 1752 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Nov 1753 - Augusta County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 17 Mar 1756 - Augusta County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Justice of the Peace - 15 Feb 1770 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Sold land to sons James and William - 4 Dec 1771 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFact 1 - Signed Fincastle Resolutions - 1775 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1778 - Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sheriff - 1779 - Montgomery, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Virginia Legislature - Between 1780 and 1782 - Montgomery, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - Witness to will of John Ewing - 5 Mar 1788 - Montgomery, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Power of attorney to sell land of Patrick Calhoun (his uncle) - 22 Nov 1794 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - LW&T - 4 Jul 1798 - Wythe County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Aug 1805 - Fort Chiswell, Wythe, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Folios
    The Montgomerys and Their Descendants
D B Montgomery Book - Pages 280-287
Chapter XIV
    The Montgomerys and Their Descendants D B Montgomery Book - Pages 280-287 Chapter XIV
    Crockett Family No 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S3811] Notable Southern Families, Armstrong, Zella, (Name: Name: Lookout Publishing Company; Location: Chattanooga, TN; Date:1922;;), Volume II Available on Genealogical.com Disk GPC 7191 Also available on ancestry.com also outlined: http://www.palmspringsbum.org/genealogy/showsource.php?sourceID=S484&tree=Legends Notable_Southern_Families.pdf Montgomery Section starts on page 241.

    2. [S4133] Bio Information on James Montgomery.

    3. [S4262] Email from Don Maring 2010 May 5, Maring, Don, (Name: Location: Maple Glen, PA; Date: 5 May 2010;;), Don discusses Thompsons and Crocketts who married Montgomerys.

    4. [S4130] Southwest Virginia Families, Trimble, David B, (Name: Location: San Antonio, Texas; Date: 1974;;), 929.1 Trimble., Two different chapters -- one regarding Montgomerys the other regarding Crocketts.

    5. [S4282] Email from Mike Shuman 2011 May 22, Shuman, Mike, (Name: Date: 22 May 2011;;), Mike discuss two Colonel Montgomerys.

    6. [S4263] DAR Ancestor A079040, (Name: Name: Daughters of the American Revolution;;), John Montgomery.

    7. [S4264] SAR Application 77775, (Name: Name: Sons of the American Revolution;;), John Montgomery.

    8. [S4283] Annals of Southwest Virginia 1769-1800, Summers, Lewis Preston, (Name: Name: Lewis Prestion Summers; Location: Abingdon, Virginia; Date:1929;;), Book available on ancestry.com.

    9. [S3811] Notable Southern Families, Armstrong, Zella, (Name: Name: Lookout Publishing Company; Location: Chattanooga, TN; Date:1922;;), Volume V Available on Genealogical.com Disk GPC 7191 The Crockett Family and Connecting Lines also outlined: http://www.palmspringsbum.org/genealogy/showsource.php?sourceID=S484&tree=Legends Also available on ancestry.com.
      Chapter IV The Montgomery Line

    10. [S3843] CMSI Member, CMSI 0858.

    11. [S3843] CMSI Member, CMSI 0143.

    12. [S3553] North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2016;), Book Title: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 068.
      Record for Catharine Montgomery

    13. [S4252] Crockett and Graham of Southwest Virginia, Trimble, David B, (Location: Austin, Travis, Texas, USA; Date: 1992;), Page 088-089 Book available for purchase on SnugHarborProductions https://snugharborproductions.com/.

    14. [S3553] North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2016;), Book Title: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 054.
      Record for Ann Agnes Crockett

    15. [S4388] Virginia, Extracted Vital Records, 1660-1923, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2017;), Virginia Vital Records; Indexed by: Judith McGhan.
      Record for John Montgomery

    16. [S3553] North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2016;), Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 144 : 1919.
      Record for John Montgomery

    17. [S3551] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Source number: 15830.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: WAY.
      Record for John Montgomery

    18. [S3871] Virginia, Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;).
      Record for John Montgomery

    19. [S4334] The Crockett family and connecting lines, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT; Date: 2004;), Chapter II : Emigrant I, Samuel Crockett - Page 39.

    20. [S3719] Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots, Hatcher, Patricia Law, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 1999;), Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots; Volume: 3; Serial: 10448; Volume: 2.
      Record for John Col Montgomery

    21. [S3551] U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, Yates Publishing, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Source number: 24038.001; Source type: Pedigree chart; Number of Pages: 1.
      Record for Ann Agnes Crockett

    22. [S3454] U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Volume: 305; SAR Membership Number: 60881.
      Record for Rachel Montgomery

    23. [S3454] U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for Elizabeth Montgomery

    24. [S4474] A Genealogical History of the Montgomerys and their Descendants, Montgomery, David B, (Name: J P Cox; Location: Owensville, Indiana, USA; Date: 1903;), Chapter XIX Pages 280-287 Crockett Family No 2 Electronic Book .PDF 436 pages A_genealogical_history_of_the_Montgomery.pdf Also DBMontbgomery Index.doc.

    25. [S4441] American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI), Godfrey Memorial Library, comp., (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 1999;), Vol 119, Page 301 Montgomery.
      Record for Montgomery
      A recd. Of the achievements of her people in the making of a commonwealth and the founding of a nation. Ed. By Ezra S. Stearns. New York, 1908. (4v.): 885

    26. [S3451] Global, Find A Grave Index for Non-Burials, Burials at Sea, and other Select Burial Locations, 1300s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for John Montgomery

    27. [S4410] Montgomery and James of Southwest Virginia, Trimble, David B, (Location: Austin, Travis, Texas, USA; Date: 1992;), Page 101 James Montgomery.

    28. [S4380] Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).
      Record for Joseph Montgomery

    29. [S4998] The Descendants of Hugh Montgomery, Montgomery, Daniel Cameron, Jr, (Location: Greenville, MS; Date: 1976;), 929.273 M766md., Pages 008-010, Chapter I The Origin of Hugh Montgomery, Sr James Montgomery (1695-1756).

    30. [S4131] Montgomery Heritage Volume Three, Montgomery, Oral, (Name: Name: Oral Montgomery; Location: San Antonio, Texas; Date: 1987;;), Volume 3, Chapter 02,2.1 Pages 008-029 James Montgomery Sr (1690-1756) Samuel Montgomery (1721-1797).
      Series of Five volumes of typed manuscript from Oral Montgomery on his line plus some other Montgomery data.
      Books available at San Antonio Library
      MontHerV3.pdf

    31. [S3504] American Revolutionary War, (Name: Date: 1775-1783;;), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Revolutionary_War.

    32. [S4284] Will of John Ewing, (Name: Location: http://oursoutherncousins.com;;), Will of John Ewing, Montgomery, VA, and notceably lists a number ofMontgomery witnesses.

    33. [S4296] Marriages of Virginia Residents Vol 1 Parts 1 and 2`, (Name: Name: Genealogical Publishing Co; Location: Baltimore, MD;;), ISBN: 978-0-8063-9760-3., From Colonial Virginia Source Records, 1600s-1700s.

    34. [S4297] Marriages of Some Virginia Residents 1607-1800, Wulfeck Dorothy Ford, (Name: Name: Genealogical Publishing Company; Location: Baltimore, Maryland;Date: 1986;;), Excerpt from book listing Montgomery marriages in early Virginia.