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*[http://everynameindex.com/HenryCoIN.html Every Name Index to History of Henry County, Indiana]. Every&nbsp;Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2008; original text published by Inter-State Publishing Company, 1884; reprinted in 1966 by Eastern Indiana Publishing Company.&nbsp; Pages 1-244 were not reprinted and included Indiana and national history and no Henry County history.&nbsp; [http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]<br>
 
*[http://everynameindex.com/HenryCoIN.html Every Name Index to History of Henry County, Indiana]. Every&nbsp;Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2008; original text published by Inter-State Publishing Company, 1884; reprinted in 1966 by Eastern Indiana Publishing Company.&nbsp; Pages 1-244 were not reprinted and included Indiana and national history and no Henry County history.&nbsp; [http://www.everynameindex.com EveryNameIndex.com]<br>
  
*Hazzard, George. 1906. ''Hazzard's history of Henry county, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher.) 977.264 H2h v. 2 {{FHL|1400281|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/hazzards-history-of-henry-county-indiana-1822-1906/oclc/3704718&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/hazzardshistory00hazzgoog INTERNET ARCHIVE&nbsp;&nbsp;]&nbsp;vol.1   {{FSbook|63663}} &nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp;   {{FSbook|63689}} &nbsp; &nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=rF5Sb8YW40oC&pg=PA50&dq=Roll+of+honor&lr=&as_brr=1#v=onepage&q=Roll%20of%20honor&f=false Google books] <br>
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*Hazzard, George. 1906. ''Hazzard's history of Henry county, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher.) 977.264 H2h v. 2 {{FHL|1400281|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/hazzards-history-of-henry-county-indiana-1822-1906/oclc/3704718&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/hazzardshistory00hazzgoog INTERNET ARCHIVE&nbsp;&nbsp;]&nbsp;vol.1 {{FSbook|63663}} &nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp; {{FSbook|63689}} &nbsp; &nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=rF5Sb8YW40oC&pg=PA50&dq=Roll+of+honor&lr=&as_brr=1#v=onepage&q=Roll%20of%20honor&f=false Google books] <br>
  
 
*Cline &amp; McHaffie. 1873. ''The People's guide, a business, political, and religious directory of Henry Co., Ind.&nbsp;: together with a collection of very important documents and statistics connected with our moral, political and scientific history&nbsp;: also, a historical sketch of Henry County, and a brief history of each township''. 977.264 E4c FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|984108|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/the-peoples-guide-a-business-political-and-religious-directory-of-henry-co-ind-together-with-a-collection-of-very-important-documents-and-statistics-connected-with-our-moral-political-and-scientific-history-also-a-historical-sketch-of-henry-county-and-a-brief-history-of-each-township/oclc/288253510&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/peoplesguidebusi00cli INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=2RQVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=intitle:Henry+intitle:County&lr=lang_en&as_brr=1&as_pt=BOOKS&client=dell-usuk#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] <br>
 
*Cline &amp; McHaffie. 1873. ''The People's guide, a business, political, and religious directory of Henry Co., Ind.&nbsp;: together with a collection of very important documents and statistics connected with our moral, political and scientific history&nbsp;: also, a historical sketch of Henry County, and a brief history of each township''. 977.264 E4c FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|984108|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/the-peoples-guide-a-business-political-and-religious-directory-of-henry-co-ind-together-with-a-collection-of-very-important-documents-and-statistics-connected-with-our-moral-political-and-scientific-history-also-a-historical-sketch-of-henry-county-and-a-brief-history-of-each-township/oclc/288253510&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/peoplesguidebusi00cli INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=2RQVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=intitle:Henry+intitle:County&lr=lang_en&as_brr=1&as_pt=BOOKS&client=dell-usuk#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] <br>
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*Hazzard, George. ''Hazzard's History of Henry County, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher, 1906.)&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=4RoVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA799&dq=133th+Regiment,+Indiana+Infantry&hl=en&ei=aWKfTeuWLcLZiALT6piIAw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CDUQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] <br>
 
*Hazzard, George. ''Hazzard's History of Henry County, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher, 1906.)&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=4RoVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA799&dq=133th+Regiment,+Indiana+Infantry&hl=en&ei=aWKfTeuWLcLZiALT6piIAw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CDUQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books] <br>
  
*"Civil War" Chapter&nbsp;2 thur Chapter 30&nbsp;&nbsp;in Hazzard, George. 1906. ''Hazzard's history of Henry county, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher.), (page 50-676, Regiment, Companies, Name's), 977.264 H2h v. 2 {{FHL|1400281|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/hazzards-history-of-henry-county-indiana-1822-1906/oclc/3704718&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/hazzardshistory00hazzgoog INTERNET ARCHIVE&nbsp;&nbsp;]&nbsp;vol.1   {{FSbook|63663}} &nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp;   {{FSbook|63689}}  
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*"Civil War" Chapter&nbsp;2 thur Chapter 30&nbsp;&nbsp;in Hazzard, George. 1906. ''Hazzard's history of Henry county, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher.), (page 50-676, Regiment, Companies, Name's), 977.264 H2h v. 2 {{FHL|1400281|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/hazzards-history-of-henry-county-indiana-1822-1906/oclc/3704718&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/hazzardshistory00hazzgoog INTERNET ARCHIVE&nbsp;&nbsp;]&nbsp;vol.1 {{FSbook|63663}} &nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp; {{FSbook|63689}}
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County Courthouse

Henry County; 101 S Main St; New Castle, IN 47362; Ph. 765.529.6401 Details: (Co Hlth Dept has b & d rec from 1882; Co Clk, has m, div, pro & ct rec from 1822; Co Redr has land rec from 1823 & cem deeds from 1925)

History

Parent County

1821--Henry County was created 31 December 1821 from unorganized territory.
County seat: New Castle [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

February 1864 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Henry County Cemetery Links

Census

For tips on accessing Henry County, Indiana census records online, see: Indiana Census.

Church

  • Henry County Church Links

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Every Name Index to History of Henry County, Indiana. Every Name Index compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, 2008; original text published by Inter-State Publishing Company, 1884; reprinted in 1966 by Eastern Indiana Publishing Company.  Pages 1-244 were not reprinted and included Indiana and national history and no Henry County history.  EveryNameIndex.com
  • Cline & McHaffie. 1873. The People's guide, a business, political, and religious directory of Henry Co., Ind. : together with a collection of very important documents and statistics connected with our moral, political and scientific history : also, a historical sketch of Henry County, and a brief history of each township. 977.264 E4c FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection   other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE  Google books

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Henry County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Henry County.

Civil War Books

  • Hazzard, George. Hazzard's History of Henry County, Indiana, 1822-1906. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher, 1906.)  Google books

Newspapers

Probate

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana State Digital Achives for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).