Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Francis Montgomery

Male 1787 - 1868  (81 years)


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  • Name Francis Montgomery 
    Born 1787  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Jul 1868  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Saint Josephs Cemetery, Pomfret, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I79139  Tree1
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 

    Father James Henry Montgomery,   b. 24 Jul 1754, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1820, Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU Montgomery,   b. Abt 1759, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1845, Charles County, Maryland - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1775  Bryantown, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F39460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Adams,   b. 1791, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1867, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1817  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Maria C Montgomery,   b. 1822, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1884, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [natural]
     2. Grace Louisa Montgomery,   b. 23 Jul 1826, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1865, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [natural]
     3. Lucy Melvina Montgomery,   b. 29 Oct 1829, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 82 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F39524  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Charles County Maryland Will Book HB-14, 1817-1825; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 295.
      Mary Miles, Will, December 7, 1822; November 6, 1823
      I, Mary Miles of CC, being in a bad state of health, but of a sound and disposing mind;
      To niece Rebeccah Cahoe, negroes; Teresa, Francis and Mary, 1 bed, bedstead and furniture.
      To Henrietta Montgomery, a daughter of Francis Montgomery, 1 bed, bedstead and furniture.
      To Benedict Joseph Montgomery, 1 cow and yearling.
      To the presiding priest of the upper Zachia congregation, 10 dollars for masses.
      To Rebeccah Cahoe the rest of my estate.
      Executor: George Gardiner
      Signed: December 7, 1822 Mary Miles
      Wit: James Reeves, Henry L. Mudd
      ===
      Charles County Maryland Will Book DJ-16, 1833-1850; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 377.
      Elizabeth Montgomery, Will, May 28, 1842; August 19, 1845
      I, Elizabeth Montgomery of CC, being in ordinary health of body and of sound mind and memory;
      To son John Montgomery, negroes; Charles, Rachel and her sons John, James and Tom, and Hetty. Also 1 sorrel mare.
      To son Francis Montgomery, negroes; Ben, Kitty, Sally, Chrisey, Henretta, Henry and 1 sorrell mare.
      To daughter Christina Richards, negroes; Carpenter John, Old Jim, Lucy, Elizabeth, Mariah and Mary (one of Kittys twin children) and 1 sorrel mare colt.
      To granddaughter Elizabeth Richards, negroes Frank and Julian, and 1 horse Jack.
      To grandsons, John B. Turner and James S. Turner, negroes; Frank (son of Kitty), Charles Henry, John Edward, and Adeline, and also all the property now in the possession of Jonathan Turner their father which of right belongs to me, and also I devise all that plantation that their father lives on when they arrive to 21 yrs.
      To sons John Montgomery and Francis Montgomery, the following tracts of land by whatever name they may be called beginning at Thomas Queen's line in a branch called Phil's Spring branch to a corner of a rail fence near two tall persimmon trees then though an apple orchard … the crossing in a northerly direction crossing the main road leading from Bryan Town to Bean Town, then with a brush fence until it comes to Alexander Middleton's line around the land where my son Francis formerly lived then around the land where my son John now lives and cultivates to the beginning at Thomas Queens' line.
      To granddaughter Elizabeth Richards, the plantation I now live lying on the north east side of the main road leading from Bryan Town to Bean Town. Also the field on the south west side of said road which I now cultivate called the "Race Ground".
      To daughter Christina Richards all the rest and residue of the land I now possess comprising in part the plantation whereon she now lives.
      To daughter Christina Richards and granddaughter Elizabeth Richards, all my wearing apparel.
      Executors: sons John Montgomery and Francis Montgomery, daughter Christina Richards and granddaughter Elizabeth Richards
      Signed: May 28, 1842 Elizabeth Montgomery
      Wit: Theodore Mudd, William N. Bean, Thomas O. Bean
      ===
      Charles County Maryland Will Book DJ-16, 1833-1850; {Abstract by Mike Marshall}; Page 453.
      John Montgomery, Will, March 20, 1848; April 4, 1848
      I, John Montgomery of CC, being sick and weak in body, but of sound and disposing mind, memory and understanding;
      Item: I desire my wife Julianna Montgomery, to sell negroes Gim and Sarah to pay my debts and to keep my entire estate both real and personal together until my youngest child shall come to age.
      Item: I appoint John B. Langley, guardian to his children. Also I leave to the Orphans Court of CC to appoint guardians for James H. Montgomery's children and Francis Montgomery's children.
      Item: after my wife's 1/3, I devise my entire estate both real and personal between my children by my present wife and the children of my son James H. Montgomery and the children of son Francis Montgomery and the children of my daughter Rosetta Langley, the wife of John B. Langley, each of my children to have one childs part.
      Executor: son John Montgomery
      Signed: March 20, 1848 John Montgomery
      Wit: James H.A. Middleton, John B. Berry, Christina Richards

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