Robert Montgomery

Robert Montgomery (1809 - 1887)

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Sir Robert Montgomery
Born in Moville, County Donegal, Ulster, Irelandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of [half]
Husband of — married in Azimghur, Indiamap
Husband of — married in St. Mary church, Bryanston Square, London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in City of London, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Nov 2014
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Categories: Notables | Knights Grand Commander of the Order of the Star of India | Knights Commander of the Order of the Bath.

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Biography

He was a British colonial administrator in India & married Frances Thomason, a sister of James Thomason; she died of smallpox at Allahabad in 1842. In May 1857, at the start of the Indian Mutiny, he was in Lahore in the Punjab, where he was Judicial Commissioner (and in-charge of Chief Commissioner at Lahore) of the province. He immediately had the native garrison disarmed, which prevented them from taking any action in the rebellion. He was awarded with a knighthood for this action.

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* Burial in Family Vault in county Londonderry on 3.1.1888




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On 20 Feb 2017 at 14:13 GMT David Hughey Ph.D. wrote:

Montgomery-5386 and Montgomery-4192 appear to represent the same person because: Same wife, birth and death dates.



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