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Col Hugh Lawson Montgomery
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1767
Lancaster County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1852
Chattooga County
Georgia, USA

Hugh Lawson MONTGOMERY

Birth: 8 Jan 1767 in Waxhaw Settlement, Lancaster District, South Carolina
Death: 22 Jan 1852 in , Chattooga Co., Georgia
Burial: Alpine Cemetery, Chattooga Co., Georgia

SACRED
to the memory of
Col. HUGH MONTGOMERY
Who was Born January 8th 1769
Died January 22nd 1852
Aged 83 years and 14 days
He died as he had lived, a believer in
Jesus Christ

The plaque on the right is dedicated to Col. Montgomery.
Tombstone was recently found as well.

LAST INDIAN AGENT

"Hired in 1786 to survey the land between Jackson County and Indian territory. Represented Jackson County in the Georgia Legislature from 1807 - 1811 and in the State Senate from 1812 - 1818 and 1823 - 1935."

"Hugh was the first mayor of Benton, Polk County, TN, and was an Indian Agent there. He was part of a prominent family related to the Polk Knoxes."

Father: Lt. James Montgomery, Rev. War, 1736-1808
Mother: Elizabeth MCCONNELL b: ABT 1739 in Scotland

Married: Margaret BARKLEY born: 8 FEB 1768 in Lancaster, SC, and died 28 JUL 1848 in Chatooga, GA.








 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Barkley Montgomery (1768 - 1848)
 
 Children:
  Agnes Elizabeth Montgomery Cunningham (1790 - 1862)*
  Bartley Montgomery (1792 - 1874)*
  James Montgomery (1797 - 1878)*
  Elizabeth Montgomery Knox (1800 - 1859)*
  Jane Montgomery Hardwick (1802 - 1879)*
  William Montgomery (1807 - 1872)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
SACRED
to the memory of
Col. HUGH MONTGOMERY
Who was Born January 8th 1769
Died January 22nd 1852
Aged 85 years and 14 days
He died as he had lived, a believer in
Jesus Christ
 
Burial:
Alpine Community Church and Cemetery
Menlo
Chattooga County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Jul 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39449842
Col Hugh Lawson Montgomery
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Col Hugh Lawson Montgomery
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Col Hugh Lawson Montgomery
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- Vonnie L Cantrell
 Added: Jan. 2, 2014
My 4th great grandfather
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