Charles Cobbe Beresford


Personal and Family Information

Charles was born about 1767, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.

His wife was Amelia Montgomery, who he married in 1798. The place has not been found. They had no known children.


BirthABT 1767


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.