Montgomery County, Tennessee

county in Tennessee, United States

Montgomery County is a county in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2020 census, the population was 220,069.[1] The county seat is Clarksville.[2] The county was named for John Montgomery, a soldier in the American Revolutionary War and an early settler who founded the city of Clarksville.[3]

Montgomery County was founded in 1836.[3][4][5]

References change

  1. "QuickFacts: Montgomery County, Tennessee". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 9, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eleanor Williams, "Montgomery County," Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. Retrieved: March 11, 2013.
  4. "Tennessee: Individual County Chronologies". Tennessee Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. 2007. Archived from the original on February 3, 2018. Retrieved April 18, 2015.
  5. "Origins Of Tennessee County Names" (PDF). Tennessee Blue Book. 2005–2006. p. 512. Retrieved April 18, 2015.