William Montague 160
- Born: 14 Jan 1760, Sunderland, Franklin, Massachusetts
- Married: 8 May 1786
- Died: 4 Aug 1839
Settled just below the Sunderland line in Hadley; farm now occupied by heirs of Phineas Field; Rev. Soldier. July 15, 1780, the selectmen promised to pay his 20 shillings per month while in service, he having enlisted for three months. He was on guard at West Point at the time the treason and escape of Benedict Arnold, of which the soldiers were not then aware.
William married Persis Russell on 8 May 1786. (Persis Russell died on 10 Sep 1851.)