Montgomery County Texas Links
This will connect you with the Montgomery County Library in Downtown Conroe. From there you can browse the web site and become more familiar with the Library's entire offerings.
This link will connect you to arguably the 4th largest Genealogical Library in Texas. It is located on the second floor of the Conroe Library. http://www.countylibrary.org/genealogy.htm
This is an excellent web site maintained by Jane Keppler and Jean Smoorenburg which reflects indepth information and knowledge about Montgomery County, Texas and the surrounding counties that originally made up the "today" Montgomery County. www.countygenweb.com/TxMontgomery/
This museum contains a wealth of Montgomery County history, artifacts and exhibits. http://www.heritagemuseum.us/
The official website of the Montgomery County Genealogical and Historical Society in which many different publications are made available for purchase. The reader is encouraged to visit this part of the website and help support this society.
The Commission works in various fields, including archeology, architecture, history, economic development and heritage tourism for the benefit of present and future generations. The agency helps identify and preserve historic sites and helps to preserve the heritage of Montgomery County. www.montgomerycountyhistoricalcommission.com/
This society provides information about the eastern side of Montgomery County. Their wwebsite is located on facebook.
This is a private enterprise portal to other websites; however, it does have links that a genealogist may be interested in. http://www.montgomerytexas.com/history
An article about the origin of the Texas State flag. http://www.montgomerytexas.com/articles/Origin of the Lone Star Flag article.pdf
LINKS to nearby "official" County Historical Commissions within Texas.
These websites are the official on line presence of County Historical Commissions near Montgomery County.
LINKS TO TEXAS BASED WEBSITES
Web Sites to Help You Connect! These links will transport you to Texas based websites. While most are primarily governmental entities, several are not. If you know of another website that would be of interest to the genealogical and historical community, please let us know by using the Guest Book at the top of this page.
http://www.montgomerytexas.com/articles/Origin of the Lone Star Flag article.pdf
Texas State Library Genealogy Collection of Confederate Pension records, Newspapers, etc.
Projects currently undertaken and or authorized by the Texas Historical Commission.
This site provides information about Texas Historical markers.
Texas Historical Commission Site Atlas … http://atlas.thc.state.tx.us/
Friends of the texas Historical Commission
Texas Genealogy Resources
The following links are from the Texas Genealogy Resources site.
Search the cemetery records of cemeteries in Texas. Tombstone transcriptions of hundreds of cemeteries in Texas, including national cemeteries, public and private cemeteries, and hard-to-find cemeteries are available here.
Texas Public Records
Conduct a search of Texas public records including, birth, marriage, and death records.
Texas Genealogy Records
Quick access to census records, military records, links to other Texas genealogy sites and more.
Texas Genealogy Queries
Perform a surname search here to see if there are any other Texas genealogists who share the same family lines. Post your own queries, and get responses from other people willing to help you with your Texas genealogy research.
Texas Genealogy Guide
A state guide to genealogy research in Texas. Get access to online databases for census records, birth, marriage and death records, online maps, and find out which libraries offer research materials.
Texas Birth Records
Records of Texas births are indexed and accessible from this site. Enter a surname search to find Texas birth records. There is also information on how to obtain Texas birth certificates, as well as links to other online sources for Texas birth records.
Texas Death Records
Look up Texas death records by entering a person's name
Texas Marriage Records
Search the online Texas marriage records database for names of brides and grooms.
Search for Texas obituaries in thousands of newspaper titles, going as far back as 1815 up to the present time. You will also find links to other Texas obituary sites.
Texas Birth Certificates
Learn how to obtain copies of Texas birth certificates and perform a search for birth certificates by entering a person's name.
Texas City Directories
City directories for Texas cities can be searched here, showing you the town your ancestors lived in, and on what day they lived there. This is a great way to identify place of residence, for purposes of obtaining other records.
Texas Sex Offenders
Find registered Texas sex offenders in your neighborhood by entering your ZIP code
LINKS TO NATIONAL WEBSITES
Web Sites to Help You Connect! These links will transport you to websites that are Nationally based. While most are governmental entities, several are not. If you know of another website that would be of interest to the genealogical and historical community, please let us know by using the queries/guest book at the top of this page.
Bureau of Land Management Land Patents Database
Library of Congress
National Archives and Records Administration
NARA Research Tools and Ways to Search Online
Searchable Registry - Thousands of surname links
National Archives 1930 ED Descriptions, by state & county
At Rootsweb: click on "WorldConnect"
Looking for a grave or cemetery, try this
Veteran cemeteries & Information on service
LINKS TO MISCELLANEOUS WEBSITES
Web Sites to Help You Connect!
These links will transport you to websites that we didn't have a category for but are to important or interesting to leave out. If you know of another website that would be of interest to the genealogical and historical community, please let us know by using the Guest Book.
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General search site. Whether you are "a Newbie or an Oldie" to genealogy, this is one of the best sites to guide you in your genealogical searches. It contains a wealth of information dealing with Genealogy. Depending upon your interests, this may become your most used information source.
If you want to get a head start on solving your Brickwalls.
Software program to do a family tree with links back to ancestry,com
LDS church records - Search by surname & Individual www.familysearch.org
Roots & Branches
Search by state, then by county, This site has a lot of cemetery, birth, death and marriage records and other useful information.