Alexander MONTGOMERY m. Margaret Conyngham / Cunningham, dau of Rev. Alexander Conynham, Dean of Raphoe, co Donegal, Ireland. They may have had a grandson,
Colonel Alexander Montgomery of Ballyleck, Co Monaghan, Ireland, m.prior 1696 to Elizabeth COLE, dau of Colonel Thomas COLE of Ballyleck, co Monaghan, and Alex Montgomery may have received Ballyleck through his marriage to Elizabeth COLE.He d.1722, naming in his will :
Thomas MONTGOMERY, eldest son ....(father of Gen Richard Montgomery of Rev.War fame ?) John MONTGOMERY, M.P. for co Monaghan and commanded ....a regiment of a horse under Marlborough. Alexander MONTGOMERY, junior, m. Sarah Lockwood Rev. Robert MONTGOMERY Mathew MONTGOMERY Hugh MONTGOMERY Dorcas MONTGOMERY m. Christopher IRVINE Elizabeth MONTGOMERY Sarah MONTGOMERY
Also named in the will was his brother, Robert MONTGOMERY and Robert's son, Alexander MONTGOMERY, and Thomas COLE, servant to Col. Alexander MONTGOMERY.
Would there be any deeds in the Registry of Deeds, Dublin, that may give more COLE family links to the Cunningham / Conyngham, Montgomery & Adair families ?