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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1754'''--Hertford County was created 12 December 1754&nbsp;from [[Chowan_County,_North_Carolina|Chowan]], [[Bertie_County,_North_Carolina|Bertie]], and [[Northampton_County,_North_Carolina|Northampton]] Counties. '''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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'''1754'''--Hertford County was created 12 December 1754&nbsp;from [[Chowan County, North Carolina|Chowan]], [[Bertie County, North Carolina|Bertie]], and [[Northampton County, North Carolina|Northampton]] Counties. '''County seat''': Winton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
'''1830, 1862--'''Courthouse fires destroyed the majority of the county's records.
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'''1830, 1862--'''Courthouse fires destroyed the majority of the county's records.  
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bertie_County,_North_Carolina|Bertie]]
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*[[Bertie County, North Carolina|Bertie]]  
*[[Chowan_County,_North_Carolina|Chowan]]
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*[[Chowan County, North Carolina|Chowan]]  
*[[Gates_County,_North_Carolina|Gates]]
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*[[Gates County, North Carolina|Gates]]  
*[[Northampton_County,_North_Carolina|Northampton]]
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*[[Northampton County, North Carolina|Northampton]]  
*[[Southampton_County,_Virginia|Southampton County, Virginia]]
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*[[Southampton County, Virginia|Southampton County, Virginia]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
The first court was held at Cotton's Ferry.
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The first court was held at Cotton's Ferry.  
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 00:03, 27 August 2010

Template:North Carolina-stub  United States  > North Carolina > Hertford County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1754--Hertford County was created 12 December 1754 from Chowan, Bertie, and Northampton Counties. County seat: Winton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1830, 1862--Courthouse fires 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).