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John Montgomery

John Montgomery

John  Montgomery (1889-1944) was a son of John Montgomery and Christina Macleod, 17 Cromore. After his father's death in 1896 the family moved to Stornoway.

John was apprenticed to W J Tolmie, Chemist at 29 Cromwell Street and subseqently worked for MacPherson & Co before training in London to become a chemist. 

During WW1 he served with the RAMC in France and Gallipolli.

In 1919 he opened a Chemist Shop in Sunderland and married Catherine Mary Macaulay, Keith Street, Stornoway. John and Mary settled in Sutherland.



Title: John Montgomery
Record Type: People
Date of Birth: 06-04-1889
Date of Death: 23-03-1944
Date of Marriage: 24-12-1919
Occupation: Chemist
Sex: Male
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 117087