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Montgomery County, Texas
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Montgomery County, Texas Facts

When was Montgomery County, TX Created?
Allen County was created on December 14, 1837 from Washington County.

What is the County Seat of Montgomery County, TX?
The County Seat is located in Conroe also, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Montgomery County, TX?
Bordering Counties are Walker CountySan Jacinto CountyLiberty CountyHarris CountyWaller CountyGrimes County (Northwest).

Montgomery County, TX Census Records

What Montgomery County, TX census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Montgomery County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Montgomery Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Montgomery Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Montgomery Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. The Slave Schedules exist for 1850 & 1860.

Another census resource is the Texas, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index from 1820-1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Texas Census Records Research Guide.

Montgomery County, TX Courthouse and Government Records

Montgomery County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Montgomery County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Montgomery County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Texas Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Montgomery County, TX Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Montgomery County, TX?
A list of Montgomery County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Texas Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Montgomery County, TX Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Montgomery County, TX?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Montgomery County.

Montgomery Co. TX Books,Newspapers & Publications

Montgomery Co. TX Cemeteries & Church Records

Montgomery Co. TX Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Montgomery Co. TX General and History Websites

Montgomery Co. TX Immigration & Naturalization

Montgomery Co. TX Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Montgomery Co. TX Military Records