Henderson County, North Carolina

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Guide to '''Henderson County North Carolina genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[North Carolina]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Henderson_County,_North_Carolina|Henderson County]]''
 
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.hendersoncountync.org/ Henderson County Courthouse]<br>200 N Grove St Suite 129<br>Henderson, NC 28792-5053<br>Phone: 828-697-4901<br>
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Register of Deeds has birth and death records&nbsp;from 1914, <br>marriage record from 1800 and&nbsp; rec from 1837<br>Clerkk superior Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1841<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Henderson County, North Carolina. Page 509 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
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== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Census  ====
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*'''French Broad,''' near Mills River, N.C. Organized before 1792.<ref>"French Broad Baptist Church," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref> Previously located in [[Buncombe County, North Carolina|Buncombe County]].
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
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==== Education ====
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*[http://www.archive.org/details/twentyfourthannu00hend Twenty-fourth annual report of the public schools of Henderson, North Carolina, 1922-1923] - via the Internet Archive
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*[http://www.archive.org/details/twentyfourthannu00hend Twenty-fourth annual report of the public schools of Henderson, North Carolina, 1922-1923] - via the Internet Archive  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=henderson Henderson County students at NC colleges] -&nbsp;a name list of students at various NC colleges with identified hometowns in the county
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=henderson Henderson County students at NC colleges] -&nbsp;a name list of students at various NC colleges with identified hometowns in the county
  
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==== Military  ====
 
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
  
 
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*'''1838-1923''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books 1 to 5 (1838-1923)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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*'''1840-1900''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/henderson/records/bastardy-bonds-1840-1900 Henderson County Bastardy Bonds 1840-1900] at USGenWeb - free.
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*'''1842-1900''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/henderson/records/divorce-records-pre-1900 Henderson County Divorce Records 1842-1900] at USGenWeb - free.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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*[http://www.henderson.lib.nc.us/ Henderson County Public Library]
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*[http://obcgs.com/ Old Buncombe Genealogical Society]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/henderson Henderson County, NCGenWeb] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb project
 
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Guide to Henderson County North Carolina genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Henderson County, North Carolina
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Founded December 15, 1838
County Seat Hendersonville
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Contents

County Courthouse

Henderson County Courthouse
200 N Grove St Suite 129
Henderson, NC 28792-5053
Phone: 828-697-4901

Register of Deeds has birth and death records from 1914,
marriage record from 1800 and  rec from 1837
Clerkk superior Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1841[1]

History

Parent County

1838--Henderson County was created 15 December 1838 from Buncombe County.
County seat: Hendersonville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Henderson County, North Carolina census records online, see: North Carolina Census.

Church Records

Baptist
  • French Broad, near Mills River, N.C. Organized before 1792.[3] Previously located in Buncombe County.

Court

Education

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Henderson County, North Carolina. Page 509 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. "French Broad Baptist Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.