'Montgomery07'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Montgomery of Ballylessan, Montgomery of Braidstone, Montgomery of Carrow, Montgomery of Derrygonelly, Montgomery of the Great Ards, Montgomery of Grey Abbey, Montgomery of Maghera, Montgomery of Mount Alexander, Montgomery of Rosemount

Robert Montgomery of Braidstane, Ayrshire
1. Robert or Alexander Montgomery, 2nd of Braidstone or Braidstane
  A. Robert Montgomery, 3rd of Braidstone
  i. Adam Montgomery, 4th of Braidstone (d c1550)
  m. ?? Colquhoun (eldest dau of ?? Colquhoun of Luss)
a. Adam Montgomery, 5th of Braidstone
  m. ?? Montgomery (dau of John Montgomery of Haselheads)
  (1) Sir Hugh Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of the Great Ards or Ardes or Airds (b c1560, d 15.05.1636)
  m1. (1587) Elizabeth Shaw (dd 11.1625, dau of John Shaw of Greenock)
  (A) Hugh Montgomery, 2nd Viscount Montgomery of the Great Ards (d 15.11.1642)
  m. (1623) Jean Alexander (d 1670, dau of William Alexander, Earl of Stirling)
(i) Hugh Montgomery, 1st Earl of Mount Alexander (b c1625, d 15.09.1663)
  m1. (12.1648) Mary Moore (b 1631, d 16.06.1655, dau of Charles Moore, 2nd Viscount of Drogheda)
  (a) Hugh Montgomery, 2nd Earl of Mount Alexander (b 1650, dsps 12.02.1716)
  m1. (1672) Catharine Dillon (dsp 26.06.1674, dau of Carey Dillon, Earl of Roscommon)
  m2. Eleanor Berkeley (dau of Maurice Berkeley, Viscount Fitzhardinge)
(b) Henry Montgomery, 3rd Earl of Mount Alexander (d 22.10.1731)
  m. (1672) Mary St. Lawrence (d 26.08.1705, dau of William, Lord Howth)
  ((1)) Hugh Montgomery, 4th Earl of Mount Alexander (dsp 27.02.1744)
  m. (1703) Elinor Barnewall (dau of Sir Patrick Barnewall, Bart of Crickstown)
  ((2)) Thomas Montgomery, 5th Earl of Mount Alexander (dsp 04.1757)
  m. Manoah Delacherois (dau of _ Delacherois of Lisburn)
  m2. (1660/1) Catherine Jones (d 08.10.1675, dau of Arthur Jones, 2nd Viscount Ranelagh)
(c) Catharine Montgomery
  m. Sir Francis Hamilton, Bart
  (d) Elizabeth Montgomery
  m. Raphael Hunt of Dollardstown
(B) Sir James Montgomery of Rosemount (d before 07.1661)
  m. (1631) Katharine Stewart (dau of Sir William Stewart)
  (i) William Montgomery of Rosemount
  (a) James Montgomery of Rosemount
  m. Elizabeth Edmonstone (dau of Archibald Edmonstone of Duntreath)
  ((1)) William Montgomery of Rosemount (d 1743) had issue
  m. Isabella Campbell (dau of John Campbell of Mamore)
(C) George Montgomery of Downbreaklie & Ballylessan (Ballylissan) (b c1606, d 1674) - continued below
  m. (1633) Grizel McDowel (d 1646, dau of Sir John McDowel or McDougall of Garthland)
  (D) Mary Montgomery (d before 09.1636)
  m. Sir Robert Maclellan, Lord Kirkcudbright
  (E) Jean Montgomery
  m. (1623) Patrick Savage of Portaferry
  m2. Sarah (dau of William, Lord Herrires)
  (2) George Montgomery, Bishop of Meath & Clogher (b 1562, d 01.1620)
  Lodge identifies George's wife (and mother of Jane) as Elizabeth (bur 16.03.1639), dau of Edward, 1st Lord Ardee, m2. Sir John Brereton. However, TCP (Howth) identifies the mother of Jane as the following Susan, mentioning that, if Lodge was correct in reporting that George married Elizabeth, that marriage must have been after 1614.
  m1. Susan Steynings (dau of Philip Steynings, Stenning or Staninge of Honnicott)
  (A) Jane Montgomery (d c1678)
  m. Nicholas St. Lawrence, Earl of Howth (b 1597, d 1643/4)
  (B)+ other issue (d infant)
  m2. Elizabeth Brabazon (bur 16.03.1639, dau of Edward (Brabazon), 1st Lord Ardee, m2. Sir John Bramston (not Brereton))
  (3) Margaret Montgomery
  m. James Shaw of Greenock
  (4) Jean Montgomery
  m. Patrick Shaw of Kelsoeland
  (5)+ other issue (d unm) - Patrick, John
  b. Robert Montgomery
  (1) John Montgomery (to Ireland)
  m. _ Stewart
  (A) Hugh Montgomery of Maghera (MP)
  (i) Hugh Montgomery of Maghera
  m. _ McClelland (dau of Sir Robert McClelland)
  (a) William Montgomery of Maghera
  m. Mary Macgill (dau of Capt. James Macgill of Kirkistown)
  ((1)) William Montgomery
  m1. (1719) Catharine Hall (d 1723, dau of Edward Hall of Strangford)
  ((A)) Edward Montgomery (d 1726)
((B)) William Montgomery of Grey Abbey (d 11.1799)
  m. (1749) Susanna Jelly (dau of John Jelly of Rathmullen)
  ((i)) William Montgomery (dvpsp 08.09.1781, Major)
  ((ii)) Hugh Montgomery of Grey Abbey (b 1754, d 30.03.1815, minister)
  m. (1782/5) Emilia Ward (dau of Bernard, 1st Viscount Bangor)
  ((a)) William Montgomery of Grey Abbey, Sheriff of County Down (d 03.05.1831) had issue
  m. (03.1817) Amelia Elizabeth Parker (d 05.02.1881, dau of Thomas, 5th Earl of Macclesfield)
  ((b)) Arthur Hill Montgomery of Tyrrella (4th son) had issue
  m. (05.1825) Matilda Anne Parker (dau of Thomas, 5th Earl of Macclesfield)
  ((c)) Francis Octavius Montgomery (Lt. Colonel, 6th son)
  m. (06.10.1842) Arabella Catherine Osborne (dau of Capt. Kean Osborne)
  ((d)) Emilia Georgiana Susanna Montgomery
  m. (04.02.1817) James Myles Reilly (of Scarvagh family)
  ((e))+ other issue - Hugh Bernard (d 02.05.1817, Captain), Edward (d unm 1825, rector of Portaferry), John Charles (d 19.12.1845), George Augustus Frederick Sandys (d 18.03.1827), Anne Catherine (b c1785, d unm 1802)
  ((iii))+ other issue (d unm) - Edward (RN), Francis (d 1808, Captain), Dorcas (d 1824)
  m2. (1725) Elizabeth Hill (d 1789, dau of Samuel Hill of Buckinghamshire)
  ((C)) Samuel Montgomery (dsp, Lt. Colonel)
  m. Elizabeth Drury (dau of Rev. George Drury)
  ((D)) Mary Montgomery (dsp 1755)
  m. (1749) Robert Maxwell of Finnebrogue
  ((E)) Anne Montgomery (d 1812)
  m. James Dobbin of Donaghadee
  ((F)) Catharine Montgomery
  m. (1754) George Matthews of Springvale
  ((G))+ other issue (d unm) - Hugh (d 1765), James (d 1796), Robert (d 1758)
((2)) Lucy Montgomery (d unm 1701)
  (b)+ "several daughters"
  (ii) John Montgomery
  The following comes from BLG1886 (Montgomery of Blessingbourne) which reported that the following Hugh was "said to have been a younger son of the 4th Laird of Braidstane".
  c. Hugh Montgomery of Derrybrosk or Derrybrusk, co. Fermanagh (to Ireland) possibly of this generation
  (1) Nicholas Montgomery of Derrybrosk or Derrybrusk
  (A) Hugh Montgomery of Derrygonelly (d before 14.06.1723, Captain)
  m. Katherine Dunbar (dau/heir of Richard Dunbar of Derrygonelly)
  (i) Nicholas Montgomery of Derrygonnelly, later Archdale of Castle Archdale
  m. Angel Archdall (d 1742-7, dau/heir of William Archdall of Castle Archdall)
(ii) Hugh Montgomery of Derrygonelly
  m. (Elizabeth) Armar (dau of William Armar (Archdeacon of Connor), sister of Margetson of Castle Coole)
  (a) Hugh Montgomery of Derrygonelly ('of Castle Hume') (d by 1797)
  m. (1778) Rose Mary Acheson (dau of Archibald Acheson, 1st Viscount Gosford)
  ((1)) Hugh Montgomery of Blessingbourne, co. Tyrone (d 1828) had issue
  m. Maria Dolores Plink
  ((2))+ other issue - Archibald Armar, Mary Millicent
  (iii) Sarah Montgomery
  m. Brockhill Green
  (iv)+ other issue - Richard of Monea, Anne, Margaret, Sidney
  (B) Robert Montgomery of Derrybrosk (Captain)
  B. John Montgomery in Flalt
  i. ?? Montgomery
  a. John Montgomery of Flalt
  (1) Patrick Montgomery of Blackholm and/or Craigbouie
  m. Christian Shaw (dau of John Shaw of Greenock)



George Montgomery of Downbreaklie & Ballylessan (Ballylissan) (b c1606, d 1674) - continued above
m. (1633) Grizel McDowel (d 1646, dau of Sir John McDowel or McDougall of Garthland)
1. Hugh Montgomery of Ballylessan, later of Carrow in co. Fermanagh
  m1. _ Huncks (dau/heir of Colonel Hercules Huncks)
  A. Hercules Montgomery (of Ballylessan) (d 1743)
  m. Jane McNeile (dau of Rev. Archibald McNeile of Downe)
  i. Anne Montgomery
  m. Hector McNeile of Tynesk
  a.+ issue - Roger, Archibald, Neile, Lyndon
  m2. 'Jane' (widow of Richard, 4th Lord Blayney)
Hugh's 2nd wife was probably Elizabeth, dau of Thomas Vincent of Camberwell (Alderman of London) by Joanna, dau of Thomas Burges (of Horley?). She was the widow of Richard Blayney, 4th Lord, whose first wife , Elizabeth Mallock, was widow & heir of Nicholas Willoughby of Carrow.
  B. Hugh Montgomery, later Willoughby, of Carrow (d 26.07.1748, MP)
  m1. (Marianne) Creighton (d 02.01.1724, dau of Brig. General ?? Creighton)
  i. Elizabeth Montgomery or Willoughby
  m. (10.1728) John Cole of Florence Court
  ii. Mary Montgomery or Willoughby
  m. (27.02.1741) Cromwell Price of Hollymount
  iii. Catharine Montgomery or Willoughby
  m. (01.1746) Alexander Montgomery of Ballyleck
  m2. _ Hamilton (dau of _ Hamilton of Killishandra)
  iv. child (d infant)
2. John Montgomery (d unm, Captain)
3. Jean Montgomery
  m. William Shaw of Ballystockart
  A. Sarah Shaw
  m. Hugh Montgomery
  B.+ other issue - Hercules, Eleanor, Anne

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 03.08.03, expanded 19.11.08) : BLG1886 ('Montgomery of Grey Abbey'), Lodge (vol 1, 1714, 'Montgomery, Earl of Mount Alexander', p356+), BE1883 (Montgomery of Mount Alexander) and input as reported above
(2) For lower section (uploaded 27.12.14) : Lodge (vol 1, 1714, 'Montgomery, Earl of Mount Alexander', p363+)
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