Article on the founding of Montgomery from the John Corner land grant to the store of W. W. Shepperd on Lake Creek, to the town of Montgomery as county seat of Montgomery County, Texas
Early Republic of Texas mail routes [Route 1 and Route 14] going through Lake Creek Settlement via W. W. Shepperd's store.
List of documents proving the existence of the Lake Creek Settlement in Austin's Second Colony, in the Washington Municipality, in Washington County, and Montgomery County, Texas. Some of these documents show that the town of Montgomery, Texas was founded and located in the Lake Creek Settlement.
A downloadable copy of the complete booklet "The Early History of Montgomery, Texas" published for the 175th anniversary of the founding of the town of Montgomery, Texas in July of 1837.
On May 17, 2016, the Montgomery ISD's Board of Trustees named the new high school, Lake Creek High School.