Person:John Montgomery (66)

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Rev. John Montgomery
b.5 DEC 1752 Virginia
d.10 FEB 1818
m. 2 JUL 1738
  1. Isabella MontgomeryEst 1740-1750 - 1792
  2. Capt. James MontgomeryBET 1749 AND 1750 - 1809
  3. Alexander Montgomerybef 1752 -
  4. Rev. John Montgomery1752 - 1818
  5. Margaret "Mollie" Montgomery1754 -
  6. Esther Houston Montgomery1755 - 1807
  7. Ann Montgomery1756 - 1829
  8. Dorcas MontgomeryABT 1758 - 1834
  9. Jane Montgomery1763 - 1843
  10. Robert Montgomery1764 - 1813
  11. Thomas? MontgomeryAFT 1769 -
  • HRev. John Montgomery1752 - 1818
  • WAgnes Hughart1751/52 - 1824
m. JAN 1772
  1. Rebecca Ann Montgomery1783 - 1802
  2. Esther Montgomery1785 - 1850
  3. John Montgomery1788 - 1829
  4. Thomas Montgomery1790 - 1848
  5. William H. Montgomery1792 - 1827
  6. Nancy Hugart Montgomery1794 - 1797
  7. James Montgomery1796 - 1796
  8. Isabella Montgomery1798 - 1878
  9. Hugart Montgomery1801 - 1844
  10. Estalline Montgomery1807 - 1829
Facts and Events
Name Rev. John Montgomery
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 5 DEC 1752 Virginia
Marriage JAN 1772 near Rocky Springs, Virginiato Agnes Hughart
Death[3][4] 10 FEB 1818

Rev. John Montgomery was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Records

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:


From Chalkley's Augusta County, VA Court Judgements:

  • File No. 926.--Montgomery vs. Montgomery. John Montgomery, Jr., and William H. Montgomery complain that on __ February, 1818, their father, John Montgomery, Sr., died, leaving Widow Agnes and children, viz: Thomas, Hetty, Isabella, Hughart, Rebecca E. Montgomery, and orators. Isabella, Hughart and Rebecca are infants. John died intestate, excluding those of his children who had received anything from their grandfather, Thomas Hughart. Bill for division.


Notes

Rev. John Montgomery (ca. 1753-1818) He was born in the bounds of the New Providence congregation in Rockbridge County, Virginia, son of John Montgomery and Esther Houston. He graduated at Princeton in 1775, was a tutor and student at Liberty Hall Academy under Rev. William Graham and was licensed by Hanover Presbytery, October 28, 1778, with Benjamin Erwin. He was ordained April 27, 1780 and in October, 1781, given calls to Bethel Church, Washington Co., Virginia, concord and Providence in Campbell and Louisa counties, Reed Creek in Montgomery Co., and to the united congregations of Opequon, Cedar Creek and Winchester. He accepted the last and served there until May 24, 1789, when he informed Lexington Presbytery he had removed to Wahab and Rocky Spring Churches on Calf Pasture River. He owned land there and there he remained to his death on February 10, 1818. His wife was Agnes Hughart.

John Houston, father of Esther, and John Montgomery, her husband were the prime movers in the organization of the New Providence Church; Esther H. Montgomery, sister of Rev. John, married Rev. Samuel Doak , pioneer Presbyterian minister and founder of Churches and colleges in Tennessee.

Source: http://sdss4.physics.lsa.umich.edu:8080/~mckay/amckay/presbiom.htm#Rev.%20Andrew%20McClure

References
  1. John and Esther Houston Montgomery, 1719-1973, compiled by Beulah Henry Anderson, et al., pub. 1974, by Brazos Printing Co., Maryville, Tennessee, p. 30.
  2. Ernest Elder Crownover, Author and Compiler. Matt and Daisy Dell Kuykendall Crownover, Their ancestry and Posterity. (National Press, Santa Rosa, California, 1986), pg. 82.
  3. John and Esther Houston Montgomery, 1719-1973, compiled by Beulah Henry Anderson, et al., pub. 1974, by Brazos Printing Co., Maryville, Tennessee, p. 47.
  4. Ernest Elder Crownover, Author and Compiler. Matt and Daisy Dell Kuykendall Crownover, Their ancestry and Posterity. (National Press, Santa Rosa, California, 1986), pg. 82.

    date of death given as 2/10/1819.