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Rebecca Montgomery Wellborn
Birth: Oct. 25, 1776
Wilkesboro
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: 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) 17951841
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
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hugh Montgomery (1720 - 1779)
  Catherine Sloan Montgomery Cleveland (____ - 1841)
 
 Spouse:
  James B. Wellborn (1767 - 1854)*
 
 Children:
  Rachel Stearns Wellborn Cannon (1795 - 1867)*
  William Wilkes Wellborn (1799 - 1864)*
  Rebecca Wellborn Franklin (1801 - 1876)*
  Lucy Barton Wellborn (1801 - 1810)*
  James Johnson Wellborn (1808 - 1827)*
  Samuel Chapley Wellborn (1816 - 1856)*
  Hugh Montgomery Wellborn (1816 - 1865)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hugh Montgomery (____ - 1833)**
  Nancy Anne Montgomery Ingram (1755 - 1840)**
  Jane Montgomery Campbell (1767 - 1840)**
  Rebecca Montgomery Wellborn (1776 - 1860)
  Rachel Montgomery Stokes (1776 - 1862)*
  Mary Graves Cleveland Franklin (1782 - 1858)**
  Benjamin Cleveland (1784 - 1858)**
  Elizabeth Cleveland Smith (1792 - 1879)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Early Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
Early Grove
Marshall County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: Beside her daughter Rebecca Wellborn Franklin & son in law Bernard Franklin
 
Maintained by: Amy Caddell
Originally Created by: Edward Harrell
Record added: Oct 02, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11867571
Rebecca <i>Montgomery</i> Wellborn
Added by: Amy Caddell
 
Rebecca <i>Montgomery</i> Wellborn
Added by: Amy Caddell
 
Rebecca <i>Montgomery</i> Wellborn
Added by: Robert Patterson
 
 
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My great-great grandmother. Rest in peace.
- Robert Martin Griffith
 Added: May. 18, 2016

- Beatrice L. Wellborn
 Added: Sep. 8, 2015

- Julie Foreman
 Added: May. 16, 2014
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