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'''1759'''--Hertford County was created from Chowan, Bertie, and Northampton Counties. '''County seat''': Winton.
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'''1759'''--Hertford County was created from Chowan, Bertie, and Northampton Counties.<br>'''County seat''': Winton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 16:48, 6 October 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Hertford County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1759--Hertford County was created from Chowan, Bertie, and Northampton Counties.
County seat: Winton [1]

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

The first court was held at Cotton's Ferry.

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).