Montgomery, New York name changes summary

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Timeline

John Evans Patent - A (eventually revoked, page 370)

1714 Shawangunk Precinct - A

1743 Wallkill Precinct - A (Taken off from Shawangunk Precinct)

1767 Wallkill Precinct earliest records - B

1772 Hanover Precinct - B (Wallkill split in two, half Wallkill Precinct, half Hanover Precinct)

1782 Montgomery Precinct - B (Hanover Precinct becomes Montgomery Precinct)

1789 Town of Montgomery - B (Township formed)

1799 Town of Montgomery becomes part of Orange County


Sources

A - Pages from Ruttenber and Clark - History of Orange County, New York (1881) - Page 370

B - Samuel Eager - An Outline History of Orange County (NY) (1847) - Page 230