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The first Ango- American settlers arrived in 1854. French and Spanish were in the area as early as 1719.  
 
The first Ango- American settlers arrived in 1854. French and Spanish were in the area as early as 1719.  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1857--'''Montague County was created 24 December 1857 from Cooke County. '''County seat:''' Montague <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1857--'''Montague County was created 24 December 1857 from [[Cooke_County,_Texas|Cooke]] County. '''County seat:''' Montague <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  

Revision as of 20:33, 12 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).