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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1821'''--Henry County was created&nbsp;15 May 1821&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' McDonough <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1821'''--Henry County was created&nbsp;15 May 1821&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' McDonough <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Butts_County,_Georgia|Butts]]
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*[[Butts County, Georgia|Butts]]  
*[[Clayton_County,_Georgia|Clayton]]
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*[[Clayton County, Georgia|Clayton]]  
*[[DeKalb_County,_Georgia|DeKalb]]
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*[[DeKalb County, Georgia|DeKalb]]  
*[[Newton_County,_Georgia|Newton]]
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*[[Newton County, Georgia|Newton]]  
*[[Rockdale_County,_Georgia|Rockdale]]
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*[[Rockdale County, Georgia|Rockdale]]  
*[[Spalding_County,_Georgia|Spalding]]
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*[[Spalding County, Georgia|Spalding]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 14:19, 30 April 2009

United States  > Georgia > Henry County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1821--Henry County was created 15 May 1821 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat: McDonough [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1824 -- 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

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

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