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Archibald William Montgomerie                     1841-1892
14th Earl of Eglinton in the Peerage of Scotland, and Earl of Winton in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
Archibald was born on 3 December 1841, at York, the son of Archibald William Montgomerie and Lady Adela Caroline Harriet Capell. He married Lady Sofia on 6 December 1862. He died on 30 August 1892 at Eglinton Castle.
Lady Sophia Adelaide Theodosia Pelham       1840-1886
Lady Sophia was born on 26 July 1840, the daughter of Charles Anderson Worsley Anderson-Pelham, 2nd Earl of Yarborough, and Hon. Maria Adelaide Maude. She died on 21 September 1886.
I have identified the following children:
  Sophia Constance Born 28 Nov 1863   Kilwinning, Ayrshire Married Samuel Hynman Allenby-Montgomerie
Theresa Born 17 Jul 1866   Kilwinning, Ayrshire Married John Cross
Gertrude Born 26 Jul 1867   Kilwinning, Ayrshire Married Ernest Bruce Acland Lawford
Diana Born 19 Mar 1870   Kilwinning, Ayrshire Married Sir Claud Alexander
Harold Kenneth Allison

Birth of Parents
Archibald William Montgomerie b: 3 Dec 1841 York
son of Archibald William Montgomerie, 13th Earl of Eglinton

Lady Sophia Adelaide Theodosia Pelham b: 26 Jul 1840
daughter of Charles Anderson Worsley Anderson-Pelham, 2nd Earl of Yarborough

Marriage
6 Dec 1862
Archibald William Montgomerie
Lady Sophia Adelaide Theodosia Pelham
 

The Times, Tuesday, Dec 9, 1862                 MARRIAGES
  On the 6th inst., by the Rev. W. W. Ellis, at 17 Arlington Street, by special license, the Earl of Eglinton and Winton, to the Lady Sophia Anderson Pelham, only daughter of the late Earl of Yarborough.

Children
Sophia Constance Montgomerie b: 28 Nov 1863           Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland
daughter of Archibald William Montgomerie and Lady Sophia Adelaide Theodosia Pelham
Theresa Montgomerie b: 17 Jul 1866           Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland
daughter of Archibald William Montgomerie and Lady Sophia Adelaide Theodosia Pelham
Gertrude Montgomerie b: 26 Jul 1867           Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland
daughter of Archibald William Montgomerie and Lady Sophia Adelaide Theodosia Pelham
Diana Montgomerie b: 19 Mar 1870           Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland
daughter of Archibald William Montgomerie and Lady Sophia Adelaide Theodosia Pelham

1881 Census Vol 599 4 April 1881 Kilwinning, Ayr, Scotland
Eglinton Castle
Archibald Montgomerie
Sophie (Wife)
Sophia
Theresa
Gertrude
Diana
Plus 8 Servants
Age 39
Age 40
Age 17
Age 14
Age 13
Age 11
Earl of Eglinton
Countess of Eglinton

Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
England
England
Kilwinning
Kilwinning
Kilwinning
Kilwinning


Ayr
Ayr
Ayr
Ayr
3 Dec 1841
26 Jul 1840
28 Nov 1863
17 Jul 1866
26 Jul 1867
19 Mar 1870

The Tournament Bridge and Eglinton Castle 1895

Death
Lady Sophia Montgomerie Died 21 Sep 1886


Death
Archibald William Montgomerie 30 Aug 1892   At Eglinton Castle, Scotland

The Times, Wednesday, Aug 31, 1892                   Obituary
  The Earl of Eglinton died at Eglinton Castle, Ayrshire, yesterday afternoon. For some time past he had been in very delicate health. Lord Eglinton was the son of the 13th earl, by his first wife, daughter of Mr. Charles Newcomen, and was born in 1841. He succeeded his father in 1861, and married, in the following year, LadySophia, daughter of the second Earl of Yarborough, who died in 1886. He was formerly in the Royal Navy and was someime leiutenant colonel of the Ayrshire Yeomanry Cavalry. Lord Eglinton, who was a justice of the peace and deputy lieytenant of Ayrshire and a deputy lieutenant of Lanarkshire, is succeeded by his brother, the Hon. George Montgomerie, who was born in 1848, and married in 1873, Janet, daughter of the late Mr, Boyd A. Cunninghame.