Family Stories

Today In Genealogy History – September 2

Bibiana Wight and Benedict Elder Montgomery were married 196 years ago – September 2, 1817 – in Washington County, Kentucky.  Both were originally from Charles County, Maryland.  Bibiana was the daughter of William Wight and Rebecca Blandford.  Benedict was the son of Charles Montgomery and Mary Ann Elder.  Benedict and Bibiana had 14 children:  Elizabeth Jane, Rosella, Isabella Catherine, James William, Mary Lettie, Julia Ann, Margaret Ellen, Martha Frances, Charles Thomas, Hetty Ann, Richard, Susan Mary, Emily Polin and Ann Catherine Montgomery.  Both lived to the advanced age of 80 and 90 respectively.

2 replies »

Leave a Reply to Dottie Porter Himes Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s