Montgomery County, Texas Genealogy

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County Courthouse


Parent County

1837--Montgomery County was created 14 December 1837 from Washington County.
County seat: Conroe [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • Towns and Cities:  Conroe  |  Cut and Shoot  |  Houston  |  Magnolia  |  Montgomery  |  Oak Ridge North  |  Panorama Village  |  Patton Village  |  Roman Forest  |  Shenandoah  |  Splendora  |  Stagecoach  |  Woodbranch  |  Woodloch  |  Willis  
  • Unincorporated Areas:  Dobbin  |  Imperial Oaks  |  New Caney  |  Porter  |  Tamina  |  Spring  |  The Woodlands  

Neighboring Counties


Montgomery County Birthplace of the Texas Flag


TXGenWeb listings




Local Histories

A History of Montgomery County, Texas, by William H. Gandy.

The Early History of Historic Montgomery County, Texas, by Kameron Searle

I've Been Thinking About!
by Narcissa Martin Boulware
from Montgomery County News

History of the Lake Creek Settlement in Texas and The Founding of
the Town of Montgomery in July,1837,
by Kameron Searle

Creation of Montgomery County, Texas, Kameron Searle


Texas Counties Map. Click on the county to go to the Texas Genweb site



The Courier Newspaper of Montgomery County



Vital Records

  • Texas Death Index 1964 to 1998 [no images] Name index to Texas Statewide Death Certificates or four million people who have died since 1964.
  • Texas Death Records 1890 – 1976 [with images]
    Name index and images of statewide death certificates, 1890-1976. The name index has been created by FamilySearch and is tied to images of the Texas death certificates. Few certificates are available prior to 1903.

Societies and Libraries

Montgomery County Genealogical and Historical Society

Montgomery County Memorial Library System

Web Sites

  • TEXAS USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the county


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