Susanna Montgomerie, Countess of Eglington

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Susanna Montgomerie (Kennedy), Countess of Eglington

Birthplace: Ayr, Ayr, Scotland
Death: Died in Auchans
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Archibald Kennedy, 1st Baronet of Culzean and Elizabeth Kennedy
Wife of Alexander Montgomerie, 9th Earl of Eglinton, PC
Mother of Alexander Montgomerie, 10th Earl of Eglinton; Christian Montgomerie; Elizabeth Montgomerie; Archibald Montgomerie, 11th Earl of Eglinton; Euphemia Lockhart and 2 others
Sister of Catherine Nugent; Jean Kennedy and Sir John Kennedy of Culzean, 2nd Baronet

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Susanna Montgomerie, Countess of Eglington

Susanna Kennedy was the daughter of Sir Archibald Kennedy of Culzean, 1st Bt.. She married Alexander Montgomerie, 9th Earl of Eglinton, son of Alexander Montgomerie, 8th Earl of Eglinton and Lady Elizabeth Crichton, circa June 1709. She died on 18 March 1780.

As a result of her marriage, Susanna Kennedy was styled as Countess of Eglinton circa June 1709. From circa June 1709, her married name became Montgomerie.


  1. Lady Margaret Montgomerie+1 d. 30 Mar 1799
  2. Lady Susan Montgomerie3 d. 27 Jul 1754
  3. Lady Frances Montgomerie4 d. c Jan 1755
  4. Lady Christian Montgomerie5 d. 19 Jul 1748
  5. Lady Grace Montgomerie5 d. 15 Jun 1751
  6. Lady Charlotte Montgomerie5 d. 7 Oct 1732
  7. Lady Elizabeth Montgomerie6 b. 4 Jul 1710, d. 19 Feb 1800
  8. Lady Helen Montgomerie+6 b. 16 Jan 1712, d. 14 Jan 1747
  9. James Montgomerie, Lord Montgomerie6 b. c 1718, d. 1 Sep 1724
  10. Alexander Montgomerie, 10th Earl of Eglinton6 b. 10 Feb 1723, d. 25 Oct 1769
  11. General Archibald Montgomerie, 11th Earl of Eglinton+6 b. 18 May 1726, d. 30 Oct 1796


  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 292. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1280. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  3. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume III, page 457. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.


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Susanna Montgomerie, Countess of Eglington's Timeline

Ayr, Ayr, Scotland
December 20, 1709
Age 20
Eglington, Ayr, Scotland
July 4, 1710
Age 21
Age 28
February 10, 1723
Age 34
May 18, 1726
Age 37
March 18, 1780
Age 91