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Montgomery County, Virginia

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County History
Montgomery County was established in 1777 from Fincastle County and is named for Richard Montgomery, an American Revolutionary War general killed in 1775 while attempting to capture Quebec City, Canada. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 389 square miles, of which 388 square miles is land and 1 square mile (0.31%) is water. The county is bordered by Craig County to the north, Floyd County to the south, Giles County to the northwest, the City of Radford and Pulaski County to the southwest, and Roanoke County to the east.

TOWNS: Blacksburg and Christiansburg

UNINCORPORATED COMMUNITIES:
Alleghany Springs, Bradshaw,  Childress, 
Ellett, Elliston-Lafayette ,Graysontown, Ironto
    Long Shop, Lusters Gate, Merrimac, McCoy,
    McDonalds Mill, Pilot, Prices Fork, Riner, Rogers,
    Shawsville, Sugar Grove, Vicker, Walton
    Tom's Creek, Yellow Sulphur Springs, Plum Creek
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Montgomery County Data

Cemeteries

Census Records

Church Histories / Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:

PREVIOUS UPDATES
County Updates:
Sept 2014
1883 Pensioners
Holman Bio
Post Offices in 1850

June 2014
Radford Bios

Feb 2013
George Hancock, Esq. Obituary
Julie Clark Obituary
John Coughman Obituary

Nov 2012
1890 Veteran's Census - Auburn
1890 Veteran's Census - Blacksburg
1890 Veteran's Census - Christianburg
RobertCraig Biography

Jun 2012
Lee - Loverins Marriage
Walters - Willis Marriage

 

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| Craig | Floyd | Giles | Pulaski | Roanoke |
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