Robert Montgomery (administrator) facts for kids
Sir Robert Montgomery
2 December 1809|
Moville, Ireland, United Kingdom
|Died||28 December 1887
London, England, United Kingdom
|Alma mater||Addiscombe Military Seminary|
Robert was born at the family seat at New Park, Moville. He was educated at Foyle College, Londonderry; Wraxall Hall School, Wiltshire; and, from 1823-5, at Addiscombe Military Seminary, Croydon, Surrey. In 1827 he was appointed to the Indian Civil Service. He married in India and brought up a family. His second son was Henry, father of Field Marshal Montgomery. Henry inherited the family estate in Ireland after his father's death.
- The city of Sahiwal, Pakistan, founded in 1865, was formerly named "Montgomery", after Sir Robert Montgomery.
- The district of Montgomery in Punjab.
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