Montgomerie, Alex

Key Information

Type of entity


Authorized form of name

Montgomerie, Alex

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence


Alexander Ronaldson L Montgomerie was born on the 2nd May 1898, one of 4 children (siblings; James, John and Edward) of Helen (née Porter) and Archibald, a blacksmith. Montgomerie attended The Glasgow School of Art from 1914-1916 as an evening student, first of drawing and painting and then modelling, while working as an apprentice potter. He registered again to study as an evening student in 1916-1917, however was unable to attend as he was called up for duty. During the First World War, Montgomerie served as a lieutenant in the Scottish Rifles. Montgomerie is commemorated on The Glasgow School of Art's First World War Roll of Honour.

If you have any more information, please get in touch.

Sources: Scotland's People:, Ancestry:


Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Access points area


Control area

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Processing information





Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard