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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TEXAS

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    Montgomery County History

    (1936 Texas Centennial highway marker)

    MONTGOMERY COUNTY

    Created from Washington County December 14, 1837
    Organized the same year
    Named in honor of Richard Montgomery -- 1736-1775
    Brigadier General in the Continental Army
    County seat, Montgomery, 1837
    Conroe, since 1888

    Montgomery County Courthouse
    Montgomery County courthouse, TX
    Montgomery County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Montgomery County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Conroe
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    Conroe Hotels
  • Conroe County seat
  • Cut and Shoot
  • Dacus
  • Danville
  • Decker Prairie
  • Dobbin
  • Fostoria ghost town
  • Magnolia
  • Montgomery First county seat
  • Oak Ridge North
  • Security ghost town
  • Shenandoah
  • Stagecoach
  • Tamina
  • Willis

  • Montgomery County Vintage Maps
    Montgomery County TX 1907 psotal map
    From 1907 Texas state map #2090 showing Montgomery County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Montgomery County TX 1920s map
    From 1920 Texas state map #10749 showing Montgomery County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    Montgomery County 1920s map
    From 1940 Texas state map #4335 showing Montgomery County
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office

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