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Guide to '''Henderson County North Carolina genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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*'''1840-1900''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/henderson/records/bastardy-bonds-1840-1900 Henderson County Bastardy Bonds 1840-1900] at USGenWeb - free.
*'''1842-1900''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/henderson/records/divorce-records-pre-1900 Henderson County Divorce Records 1842-1900] at USGenWeb - free.
== Societies and Libraries   ==
== Societies and Libraries   ==
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Revision as of 23:13, 18 March 2013

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Guide to Henderson County North Carolina genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Henderson County, North Carolina
Map of North Carolina highlighting Henderson County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Founded December 15, 1838
County Seat Hendersonville
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County Courthouse

Henderson County Courthouse
200 N Grove St Suite 129
Henderson, NC 28792-5053
Phone: 828-697-4901

Register of Deeds has birth and death records from 1914,
marriage record from 1800 and  rec from 1837
Clerkk superior Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1841[1]


Parent County

1838--Henderson County was created 15 December 1838 from Buncombe County.
County seat: Hendersonville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties





For tips on accessing Henderson County, North Carolina Genealogy census records online, see: North Carolina Census.

Church Records

  • French Broad, near Mills River, N.C. Organized before 1792.[3] Previously located in Buncombe County.




Local Histories



Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Henderson County, North Carolina. Page 509 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. "French Broad Baptist Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.
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