Oct. 25, 1776 Wilkesboro Wilkes County North Carolina, USA
Jul. 18, 1860 Early Grove Marshall County Mississippi, USA
The daughter of Col. Hugh Montgomery and Catherine Sloan.
The wife of Gen. James B. Wellborn. Rebecca and James were married 60 years.
Rebecca's twin sister Rachel Montgomery was the wife of North Carolina Governor Montfort Stokes.
U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Name: James Wellborn Gender: Male Birth Place: NC Birth Year: 1767 Spouse Name: Rebecca Montgomery Spouse Birth Place: NC Spouse Birth Year: 1772 Marriage Year: 1794 Number Pages: 1
James Wellborn and Rebecca Montgomery Wellborn were the parents of eleven known children:
Rachel Starnes Wellborn (Cannon) 1795–1841 Nancy Matilda Wellborn (Starnes) 1797-1842 William Wilkes Wellborn 1799-1864 Lucy Barton Wellborn 1801-1810 Rebecca Mariah Wellborn (Franklin) 1804-1878 Catherine Sloan Wellborn (Parks) 1806-1829 James Johnson Wellborn 1808-1828 Eliza Adeline Wellborn (Ledbetter) 1809- Hepzibah Mary Wellborn 1812- Hugh Montgomery Wellborn 1816-1865 Samuel Chapley Wellborn 1816-1856