Montgomery, Donald Dan JP, MPP

Birth Name Montgomery, Donald Dan JP, MPP
Gender male
Age at Death about 85 years, 1 month, 26 days


According to the description of the Hugh Montgomery House, Fox Point in Malpeque, it was the home of Hugh Montgomery (1731 - 1824) and his wife Mary McShannon and their family. Five generations of the Montgomery family lived at Fox Point, including Hugh and Mary's son Donald Montgomery (1760 - 1845) and his wife Nancy Penman.
Donald Montgomery Sr. and his wife Nancy Penman were the great grandparents of Lucy Maud Montgomery. They had seventeen children - nine sons and eight daughters. One daughter died as a child.
Sources for the Montgomery family include:
Dictionary of Canadian Biography online
the Montgomery family tree on the Island Register

The islander – Mar 15, 1845
On the 27th ult., at Princetown Royalty, Daniel Montgomery, Esq., aged 84 years. The deceased had been for upwards of 63 years a resident on this Island, and was for a number of years a Representative in the House of Assembly, and a Justice of the Peace for Prince County.



Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1760 Argyll, Scotland    
Death February 27, 1845 Princetown, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Montgomery, Hugh
Mother McShannon Shannon MacShenaig, Maryabout 17311824
         Montgomery, Donald Dan JP, MPP about 1760 February 27, 1845
    Brother     Montgomery, John
    Sister     Montgomery, Margaret
    Brother     Montgomery, Hugh 1765
    Sister     Montgomery, Helen Nellie about 1769 June 20, 1853


Family of Montgomery, Donald Dan JP, MPP and Penman, Ann Nancy

Married Wife Penman, Ann Nancy ( * about 1768 + August 2, 1837 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage March 14, 1788 Margate, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada Margate Church records & marriage license dated March 5 1788  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Montgomery, Jane
Montgomery, Margaret
Montgomery, Archibaldabout 1785February 5, 1860
Montgomery, MaryNovember 3, 1789November 11, 1871
Montgomery, BarbaraJanuary 31, 1791February 7, 1874
Montgomery, ChristyJanuary 20, 1793January 31, 1891
Montgomery, Helen NellySeptember 5, 1794December 14, 1848
Montgomery, HughJanuary 5, 17961866
Montgomery, GeorgeAugust 17971825
Montgomery, JohnMay 12, 18001867
Montgomery, James TownsendMarch 29, 1801June 17, 1871
Montgomery, AnnMarch 11, 1803November 13, 1884
Montgomery, ElizabethApril 11, 1805October 7, 1886
Montgomery, Donald “Big Donald”January 19, 1808July 31, 1893
Montgomery, EdwardJanuary 14, 1810August 30, 1888
Montgomery, WilliamApril 26, 1814April 22, 1881
Montgomery, Robert HudsonApril 26, 1814January 12, 1878