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Montgomery familylocked

(per. c. 1350–c. 1485)
  • Hector L. MacQueen

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Montgomery family (per.c. 1350–c. 1485), nobility, was important in the history of Renfrewshire and Ayrshire (in particular the region of Cunningham in north Ayrshire) in the south-west of Scotland. Persons bearing the name Montgomery first appear in Scotland in the twelfth century, in the retinue and lands of the ...

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National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh
, 12 vols. in 13 (1814–75)