Hertford County, North Carolina Genealogy

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Hertford County was established in 1759 from Chowan, Bertie, and Northampton counties. Courthouse fires of 1830 and 1862 destroyed the majority of the county's records. County seat: Winton. The first court was held at Cotton's Ferry.
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'''1759'''--Hertford County was created from Chowan, Bertie, and Northampton Counties. County seat: Winton. The first court was held at Cotton's Ferry.  
  
 
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Courthouse fires of 1830 and 1862 destroyed the majority of the county's records.
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==

Revision as of 21:46, 19 September 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Hertford County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1759--Hertford County was created from Chowan, Bertie, and Northampton Counties. County seat: Winton. The first court was held at Cotton's Ferry.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Courthouse fires of 1830 and 1862 destroyed the majority of the county's records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog.

References