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1850 Census Records

1890 Union Surviving Veterans and Widows of Union
Veterans of the Civil War, Montgomery County Texas

including Confederate Veterans

Census Substitute for the 1890 Census: Texas State Gazetteer and Business Directory 1890-91, Volume III by R. L. Polk & Co. including Farmers & Planters section beginning on page 511. Large file. First page is black.

A History of Montgomery County, Texas
by William Harley Gandy  

The Early History of Montgomery, Texas,
by Kameron Kent Searle was written in 2012 for the 175th anniversary of the founding of Montgomery in 1837.

"A Six Year Journey, True Community Effort" by Mary Chavoustie & Photos by Dave Clements, used with permission from Dock Line Magazine, March 2011, pgs 40 & 42.

A New day for the 'Devil's Den'

"A Tragical Affair" in Old Montgomery

Addison-Gandy House the site of a Montgomery Miracle

Luther W, Allen, Sr.

Arnold-Simonton House

African American Cemeteries of Montgomery County Texas

AfriGeneas ~ African Ancestored Genealogy

Annie Howard Hunt and Memucan Hunt

The Arnold Family of Montgomery County

Barbara Franz Retirement Party March 31, 2011

Babies Delivered by Dr. Powell in Montgomery County 1903 – 1910

Bible Records with Montgomery County Texas Connections

Black Boxes: Deaths & Marriages Inferred In

Black Historic Churches

Conroe Service League Celebrates 60

Courtenay Crane Cross Obituary

Lois Lentz Obituary


Lucille Bradley: Beloved Conroe Teacher, Leader dies at 100

Lucille Bradley: Retired CISD teacher celebrates 100 years

Bradley’s 100th birthday celebration postponed after fall

Lucille Bradley: Conroe centenarian sings into 100 years

Bowers/Cargill House

Bricker Papers: John Bricker, His Land, His Heirs & Oil

Buddy Moorhead, A Conroe Legend

Buildings in Montgomery, Texas

Centenarian Celebrates Birthday & 79th Anniversary

Cemetery Tools

Conroe Courier to Host December Open House
Cissy Boulware Dies in House Fire
Edith Boedeker Clanton's Obituary

Collins & Johnson funeral Home Offers a  Century of Service

Conroe Mourns the loss of gallery owner Cathy Cook


Conroe Hotel offers sanctuary to the ordinary and infamous

Civil Leader Recalls Cultural Mileposts
in Conroe's Past
, Whitson Etheridge

Historic Cochran Home Now a Delicious Link to the Past

Confederate Pension Applications

Confederate Indigent Families List

Confederate Grave Marker Dedication of Alfred William Morris

Confederate Veterans Buried In Montgomery County, Texas

Courier Columnist, Robert Robinson, dies at 80

Conroe Courier Obituaries: 1994 – 2002 by Jim Laird

Conroe Courier Obituaries January
1994 – June 1994

Conroe Courier Obituaries
July 1994 – December 1994
– Abstracted

Conroe Courier Obituaries
January 1995 – June 1995

Indexes to Conroe Courier Obituaries
July 1997 - January 2000

Conroe Courier Obituaries Online
Learn how to search from
January 1999 –  Present

Conroe Post Office Mural

Conroe Youth Appointed Junior Texas Ranger: Alan Meza

Retired Conroe educator DeFee still  hits the gym at age 99

Delta Land and Lumber Company

East Texas Cemeteries
by Todd Beauregard.

Editorial: Plenty of Names for City to Honor

Eklof Family Bible

Family Vertical Files at Montgomery County Memorial Library Genealogy and History Room

Legal Community Honors Edwards

Family Patriarch Honored with Dedication
Ernest Hildebrandt WWII Veteran

Dr. Falvey Helped Usher In Modern Era of Health Care in the City of Conroe

Heather Isbell Kramer's Farewell

Family Vertical Files From Montgomery County Memorial Library – Genealogy Room          

Obituary of Ruth Ophelia Hogan

McDade, O'Grady, Kasmiersky families leave legacy with Subdivision, Historic Tree, Law Office

George W. Strake including

The Great Conroe Oil Field
Strake Room at Heritage Museum

Mitchell's Tenacity led to US Energy Boom

George Phydias Mitchell – The Father We Knew

A wonderful video tribute to George Mitchell found at the Houston History Magazine: http://houstonhistorymagazine.org/2013/07/remembering-george-mitchell/

1986 Interview of Earl Gentry and his wife Iola Gentry, recounting their lives in Montgomery County and particularly in Conroe

The Early History of Montgomery Texas

Historic Flag Presented to Conroe Man Pat Lopez

Andrew Montgomery Never Received a Land Grant from Stephen F. Austin

Historical Buildings Ready for Move to Fernland Park

Huguenot Resources

John Wahrenberger:  A Founding Father’s Legacy

West County Historical Markers

Isaac Conroe Biography by Kristin F. Smith 

Judge Williams House a Link to Conroe’s Past
709 San Jacinto

Lake Creek Settlement by Kameron Searle

Lake Creek Settlement: County’s first Anglo-American settlement approved for a State Historical Marker

Lake Creek Settlement Historical Marker

Lake Creek Settlement Preserving History

Historical Narrative for the Lake Creek Settlement marker

The Invitation

Lake Creek Settlement - Montgomery News

Pat Spackey Photos

Lake Creek Settlement Marker Dedication Ceremony

Lone Star Monument and Flag Park


Madeley Making History

Man Discovers Biological Family After 47 Years

Mark C. Clapham:
Iconic Conroe artist Clapham dies at 63
He masterminded the mural "The Montgomery County Walkway Through Time" that I photographed and embedded Montgomery County Texas for this website. He truly captured the history, spirit and people of Montgomery County Texas
and his work is a legacy to the people of Montgomery County, Texas

Man Behind the 'Miracle City' - George William Strake

Mary McCoy Named a Conroe Legend

McNutt Funeral Home Building New Chapel as the Business Grows

Memorials at the Montgomery County Memorial Library - Genealogy Department

Memorials in Memory of:
Names of from 5 Jan 2005 - 5 Feb 2010

Mock’s Grocery in Dobbin to close

Land Abstract Indices Original Land Owners of TX

Montgomery's 175th Anniversary, July 2012

Montgomery Buildings

Montgomery County Alexandria Egypt Port Command WW II

Montgomery County Archives 

Montgomery County Births 1903 – 1909

Montgomery County Birth Records (1926 – 1934)

Montgomery County Buildings

Montgomery County Cemeteries

Montgomery County Census & Mortality Schedules

Montgomery County Clerk

Montgomery County Courthouse Architect – Joseph Finger

Montgomery County Courthouses

Montgomery County Creeks and Rivers  

Montgomery County Death Records 1964 – 1984

Montgomery County District Court B-2 1841-1848

Montgomery County Divorces 1968 – 2001

Montgomery County First Class Land Grants filed March 1838 from Texas GLO - very large file - slow to load

Montgomery County Funeral Homes

Montgomery County Geographic History

Montgomery County GPS Coordinates from TXDot

First Annual Montgomery County Historicade
Oct 25-28, 1949

Montgomery County Historical Commission

Montgomery County History by Art & Carmen Boudreaux

Montgomery County Landmarks

Montgomery County Links

Montgomery County Map 1901

Montgomery County Marriages 1838 – 1840,
Handwritten Register

Montgomery County Marriages 1966 – 2002

Montgomery County In World War I

Montgomery County Pension Records

Montgomery County Postcards 

Montgomery County Resources

Montgomery County Schools

Montgomery County Subdivisions

Montgomery County Towns Past & Present

Montgomery County War Memorial

Montgomery Texas New Mayor &
Nathaniel Hart Davis Bible

Montgomery honors Stewart, Texas flag
Lone Star flag 175th birthday and Charles Bellinger Stewart bronze statue dedication at Cedar Brake Park in Montgomery

Montgomery Trading Post Myth

Obituary of Ruth Ophelia Hogan

Obituary of John Davis "Jack" Morton

Obituary of Sara Katherine Kellogg Morton

Obituary of Pat Chron Nichols

Obituary of Robert Melvin Westmoreland

Obituaries on the Montgomery County Family History & Message Board

Obituaries for Montgomery County Texas

Old Methodist Church Cemetery in Montgomery Texas - Photos

Oral History of Minnie Powell Bowers of Willis Texas 

Other Texas Counties and State Resources

Paid Researchers

Mr. & Mrs. Peet - 70th Anniversary

Pegasus Neon Sign Restored

People of Montgomery County Texas

Obituary of Mary Reinhard Peoples

Oral History of Minnie Powell Bowers

Postmasters 1846 – 1930


Ralph Riggs and wife Mary Lou Riggs
Centenarian Celebrates Birthday & 79th Anniversary

Recording a Cemetery

Revolutionary Patriot Honored: Zachariah Landrum

Revolutionary Soldier Honored at a Recent Service: Zachariah Landrum

Ronald Vern Jackson leaves donation to Genealogy

"A Six Year Journey, True Community Effort"
Craig Campobella - the Park visionary

Sheriff's Badges Back in Town, by Cindy Horswell - Link to Houston Chronicle online article and Project Hunting for 1847 Sheriff Keepsakes and Montgomery County's only female Sheriff Fannie Pearl Surratt

Downtown Conroe says goodbye to longtime barber, "Bob Shepard"

Conroe has lost a son - Bobby Joe Shepard

Obituary of Bobby Joe Shepard

Shepard's Barbershop

Shepard's Barber Shop Historical Marker Dedication

Social Security Death Index

Charles B. Stewart
| Birthplace of the Texas Flag | Texas Flag Park |
Signer of Declaration of Independence |
Marriage of Charles B Stewart |
Obituaries of Charles B Stewart |
A Page from Texas History |
Charles Bellinger Stewart:  
An Inventory of Papers at the   Texas State  Archives,  1833-1924

C B Stewart ancestor visits county |

Spring Creek County

The Shine Returns to the Revitalized Sparkle Ice House

Strake-Gray Oilfield House / Roughneck House Update

Striking It Rich: The Pelham Humphries Story
by James Petty, AG, CGRS, BA

A Case Study in Genealogy Fraud

Additional Biography of Taylor, William Stanhope (1819–1869) by Norman B. Taylor

Texas Deaths 1890 - 1976

Texas Death Records 1964 – 1998

Texas Department of Health – Vital Records

Texas Gold Star Mothers & Widows invited to participate in a Pilgrimage to Europe 1930 -1933
to visit their loved ones

Texas Postcards

The Old Irion Place from The Herald, MCGS,  April 1978,Vol 1&2, p81-83

The Handbook of Texas Online

The Lone Star Monument and Historical Flag Park

This is a Cemetery
(Photo used with Permission from Texas Highways)

USGenWeb Index to Marriages in Montgomery County Texas

Unveiling C B Stewart Bust, Kameron Searle

Elva Smallwood Wilson Obituary

Judge William M. Williams – a Case Study

William Harley Gandy Distinguished Service Award

Obituary of Robert Melvin Westmoreland

Willis Brothers Letters, by Cissy Martin Boulware

Willis couple celebrate 80 years of marriage

Dr. Walter D. Wilkerson, Jr.  
Celebration to honor Dr. Wally, his Legacy

Obituary of Vera Loree Meek Wimberly

Walter Wright from the March 30, 1976 Courier

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