John Montgomery

ID# 5112, (12 Jul 1877 - 9 Mar 1949)


John Montgomery was born on 12 Jul 1877 at Comslie Hill, Melrose, Roxburghshire, Scotland .1
He was the son of Peter Montgomery and Helen Dodds.

John appeared on the 1881 Scottish Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Peter Montgomery at Woodheads, Lauder, Berwickshire, Scotland ;
MONTGOMERY Peter, Head, 28, Ag Lab, Pencaitland Haddington
MONTGOMERY Helen, Wife, 26, Stow Midlothian
MONTGOMERY William, Son, 7, Scholar, Melrose Roxburgh
MONTGOMERY John, Son, 3, Melrose, Roxburgh
MONTGOMERY Robert, Son, 2, Melrose Roxburgh
MONTGOMERY Elizabeth, Dau, 5mths, Melrose, Roxburgh.2



John appeared on the 1891 Scottish Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of Peter Montgomery at Sunnyside, Prestonkirk, East Lothian, Scotland ;
MONTGOMERY Peter, Head, 39, Farm Servant, Pencaitland Haddington
MONTGOMERY Helen, Wife, 36, Stow Midlothian
MONTGOMERY William, Son, 17, Farm Servant, Melrose
MONTGOMERY John, Son, 13, Farm Servant, Huckburn Berwick
MONTGOMERY Robert, Son, 12, Scholar, Huckburn Berwick
MONTGOMERY Elizabeth, Dau, 10, Scholar, Melrose
MONTGOMERY Janet, Dau, 8, Scholar, Lauder Berwick
MONTGOMERY Helen, Dau, 4, Stow Midlothian
MONTGOMERY Susan, Dau, 2, Stow Midlothian
MONTGOMERY Euphemia, Dau, 6mths, Prestonkirk.3



John Montgomery married Margaret Maguire on 13 Nov 1908 at United Church Hall, East Wemyss, Fifeshire, Scotland ,

John aged 31, Chauffeur
Margaret aged 26, Domestic Servant
Both living Luscar House, Dunfermline Fife.1



John died on 9 Mar 1949 at Yarrow Bank, Methilhaven Road, Methil, Fifeshire, Scotland , at age 71 years, 7 months and 25 days.1

Family: John Montgomery and Margaret Maguire

FatherPeter Montgomery (c 1852 - 1 Jun 1917)
MotherHelen Dodds (6 Aug 1854 - 13 Mar 1921)

Citations

  1. [S197] Letter or email from Mary Legarth (New Zealand) to Ailsa Corlett, Various letters or emails; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) Descandant Tree of John King dated 2008.
  2. [S15] 1881 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 3 April 1881), 1881 Lauder Berwickshire, 748/ ED4 Line 3. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Scottish Census.
  3. [S16] 1891 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 5 April 1891), 1891 Prestonkirk East Lothian, 717/ ED4 Line 13. Hereinafter cited as 1891 Scottish Census.