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date: 13 October 2019

Montgomery, Sir Robert, of Skelmorlie, fifth baronetlocked

(1680–1731)
  • C. A. Harris
  • , revised by Philip Carter

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Montgomery, Sir Robert, of Skelmorlie, fifth baronet (1680–1731), property speculator and author in America, was born at Skelmorlie Castle, Ayrshire, the son of Sir James Montgomery of Skelmorlie, fourth baronet (c. 1654–1694), and Lady Margaret (1654–1726), second daughter of James Johnstone, second earl of Annandale...

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