Resources for Montgomery Township

Click here to see the Beers map for Montgomery Township.

  • Montgomery Township history
  • Cemeteries located in Montgomery Township
  • Towns and Boroughs in Montgomery Township
  • Census information for Montgomery Township (available at the Society on microfilm)
  • A Brief History of Montgomery Township:
    Montgomery Township was created from the division of Mahoning Township in 1834, having been surveyed in June of that year. It was named in honor of John Montgomery, an early settler of Conemaugh Township and a noted Revolutionary War veteran who owned a large tract of land in present Montgomery County.

    Cemeteries of Montgomery Township:

  • Citizen's/I.O.O.F./Cherry Tree
  • Hazelet/Hazlett (Methodist Episcopal)
  • Henry (private)
  • Peles/Bennett/Gardner
  • Rowley
  • Thompson/Irwin
  • Some Historic Towns and Boroughs of Montgomery Township:

  • Gettysburg (Hillsdale P.O.) -- Click here to see the Beer's Atlas map of Hillsdale
  • Cherry Tree -- Click here to see the Beer's Atlas map of Cherry Tree
  • Gorman Summit
  • Gipsy
  • Lower Wilgus
  • Upper Wilgus
  • Bowdertown
  • Cush Creek
  • Arcadia
  • Hooverhurst
  • Census Data in Montgomery Township (available at the Society on microfilm)

  • 1800 (Westmoreland Co.)
  • 1810 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1820 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1830 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1840
  • 1850
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
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