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Montgomery – Wight Buried at St. Rose

IMG_5799B. E. Montgomery, born October 16, 1792, died October 22, 1872.  St. Rose Catholic Church Cemetery, Washington County, Kentucky.

Benedict E. Montgomery was the son of Charles Montgomery and Mary Ann Elder, born in Charles County, Maryland, October 16, 1792.  He came to Washington County, Kentucky, with his family about 1795.  Bianna Wight was also born in Maryland, March 14, 1795, to William Wight and Rebecca Blandford.  Yesterday I posted their marriage bond dated September 2, 1817.  Together they had fourteen 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.  Benedict died at the age of 80 October 22, 1872.  Bianna died September 14, 1885 at the age of 90.  They are buried in St. Rose Catholic Church Cemetery.

Benedict was an elder brother to my 3rd great-grandfather William Peter Montgomery.

IMG_5800Bianna, wife of Benedict E. Montgomery, born March 14, 1795, died September 14, 1885.

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.

Today In Genealogy History – October 16, 2012

Benedict Elder Montgomery was born 220 years ago – October 16, 1792 – in Charles County, Maryland.  Benedict was the son of Charles Montgomery and Mary Ann Elder.  He married Bibiana Wight in 1817 in Washington County, Kentucky.  Benedict and Bibiana had 14 children:  Elizabeth Jane, Rosella, Isabella Catherine, James William, Mary Lettie, Julia Ann, Margaret Ellen, Martha Frances, Charlest Thomas, Hetty Ann, Richard, Susan Mary, Emily Polin and Ann Catherine Montgomery.

Today In Genealogy History – September 2, 2012

Bibiana Wight and Benedict Elder Montgomery were married 195 years ago – September 2, 1817 – in Washington County, Kentucky.  Bibiana was the daughter of William Wight and Rebecca Blandford.  Benedict was the son of  Charles Montgomery and Mary Ann Elder.  Both were born in Charles County, Maryland, and moved to Kentucky with their families at a young age.  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