Henry County, Georgia Genealogy
|Henry County, Georgia|
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
|Founded||May 15, 1821|
|Address|| Henry County Courthouse|
345 Phillips Drive
McDonough, GA 30253-3425
Henry County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and land records from 1821
1821--Henry County was created 15 May 1821 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat: McDonough 
1824 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:
Places / Localities
Henry County Marriage Contracts found in deeds, documents, etc. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyhenry.html Georgia Pioneers
- Wills and Bonds 1822-1834 (digital images). See nams of testa Georgia Pioneers
- Wills 1834-1869 (digital images) .georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyhenry.html Georgia Pioneers *$)
- Index to Wills and Bons, 1822-1834 Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Index to Wills, Book A, 1834-1869 Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Index to Wills, Book B, 1867-1896 Georgia Pioneers ($)
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Henry County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Georgia Pioneers Georgia Pioneers ($)
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Henry County, Georgia. Page 156 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).