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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
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*[[Clay_County,_Texas|Clay]]
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*[[Cooke_County,_Texas|Cooke]]
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*[[Jack_County,_Texas|Jack]]
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*[[Jefferson_County,_Oklahoma|Jefferson County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Love_County,_Oklahoma|Love County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Wise_County,_Texas|Wise]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 01:17, 10 December 2008

United StatesTexasCounties M > Montague County

County Courthouse

History

The first Ango- American settlers arrived in 1854. French and Spanish were in the area as early as 1719.

Parent County

1857--Montague County was created 24 December 1857 from Cooke County. County seat: Montague [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1873--Courthouse and many county records were destroyed by fire in February 1873.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).