|Subject:||Re: Montvale History? Please Help near Sterling City|
|Post Date:||April 03, 2003 at 14:20:03|
|Forum:||Sterling County, TX Genealogy Forum|
Montvale was just a community. In 1891 it had a post office and then on November 30, 1891, the Post Office at Montvale was moved to Sterling City. The first school in Sterling County was organized at Montvale about 1885 or 1886. Among early teachers at Montvale wer Professor M.O. Davis and Professor Griffin. The enrollment for 1897 was about seventeen pupils. Montvale Cemetery is located a few miles
out of Sterling City on HWY 87.
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