George Byng


Personal and Family Information

George was born about 1766, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.

His wife was Harriett Montgomery. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. They had no known children.


BirthABT 1766


Note 1


Genealogical History and Pedegree of the Family Montgopmery, Compiled by Thomas Harrison Montgomery, printed for private Circulation 1863, page 147.

Sir William Montgomery, Baronet, of Macbie Hill,'' was so created

May 28, 1774. He married, first, Hannah, daughter and co-heir of

Alexander Tomkins, County Londonderry, and had,

I. William Stvce, an officer in'the army, vho died of wounds received in battle

in America, aged 19.

II. Elizabeth, married, July 3, 1773, Luke, Viscount Mountjoy.

III. Barbara, married, 1774, Right Hon. John Beresford.

IV. Anne, married George, first Marquess Townshend.

Sir William married, secondly, in 1761, Anne, daughter of Henry

Watt of Mount Lewis, and had,

V. George, his successor.

VI. Robert, Colonel of 9th Regiment of Foot, killed in a duel by Capt.

McNamara, April 6, 1803.

VII. Jean, married Wm. Reynell of Castle Reynell, in Westmeath.

VIII. Harriet, married George Byng of Wrotham Park, Member of Parliament for Middlesex. <<<

IX. Amelia, married, 1798, Charles Cobbe Beresford.

Sir William died December 25, 1788, aged 79, and was succeeded by

Sir George Montgomery, Baronet, of Macbie Hill, who died July

9, 1831, unmarried, when the line of the Montgomerys of Macbie Hill

became extinct.