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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
*Hazzard, George. 1906. ''Hazzard's history of Henry county, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher.) 977.264 H2h v. 2 {{FHL|1400281|item|disp=FHL Collection}}   [http://www.worldcat.org/title/hazzards-history-of-henry-county-indiana-1822-1906/oclc/3704718&referer=brief_results other libraries ] [http://www.archive.org/details/hazzardshistory00hazzgoog INTERNET ARCHIVE  ] vol.1 [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH23&CISOPTR=57744&CISOSHOW=57023 Family History Archive]   Vol.2  [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH26&CISOPTR=19312&CISOSHOW= Family History Archive]   [http://books.google.com/books?id=rF5Sb8YW40oC&pg=PA50&dq=Roll+of+honor&lr=&as_brr=1#v=onepage&q=Roll%20of%20honor&f=false Google books]
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*Hazzard, George. 1906. ''Hazzard's history of Henry county, Indiana, 1822-1906''. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher.) 977.264 H2h v. 2 {{FHL|1400281|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/hazzards-history-of-henry-county-indiana-1822-1906/oclc/3704718&referer=brief_results other libraries&nbsp;]&nbsp;[http://www.archive.org/details/hazzardshistory00hazzgoog INTERNET ARCHIVE&nbsp;&nbsp;]&nbsp;vol.1 [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH23&CISOPTR=57744&CISOSHOW=57023 Family History Archive]&nbsp;&nbsp; Vol.2&nbsp; [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH26&CISOPTR=19312&CISOSHOW= Family History Archive]&nbsp; &nbsp;[http://books.google.com/books?id=rF5Sb8YW40oC&pg=PA50&dq=Roll+of+honor&lr=&as_brr=1#v=onepage&q=Roll%20of%20honor&f=false Google books] <br>
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*Cline &amp; McHaffie. 1873. ''The People's guide, a business, political, and religious directory of Henry Co., Ind. : together with a collection of very important documents and statistics connected with our moral, political and scientific history : also, a historical sketch of Henry County, and a brief history of each township''. 977.264 E4c FHL US/CAN Book {{FHL|984108|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/the-peoples-guide-a-business-political-and-religious-directory-of-henry-co-ind-together-with-a-collection-of-very-important-documents-and-statistics-connected-with-our-moral-political-and-scientific-history-also-a-historical-sketch-of-henry-county-and-a-brief-history-of-each-township/oclc/288253510&referer=brief_results other libraries]&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/details/peoplesguidebusi00cli INTERNET ARCHIVE]&nbsp; [http://books.google.com/books?id=2RQVAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=intitle:Henry+intitle:County&lr=lang_en&as_brr=1&as_pt=BOOKS&client=dell-usuk#v=onepage&q&f=false Google books]
  
 
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United States  > Indiana > Henry County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1821--Henry County was created 31 December 1821 from unorganized territory.
County seat: New Castle [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

February 1864 -- 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

  • Cline & McHaffie. 1873. The People's guide, a business, political, and religious directory of Henry Co., Ind. : together with a collection of very important documents and statistics connected with our moral, political and scientific history : also, a historical sketch of Henry County, and a brief history of each township. 977.264 E4c FHL US/CAN Book FHL Collection   other libraries   INTERNET ARCHIVE  Google books

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Henry County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Henry County.



Civil War Books


  • Hazzard, George. Hazzard's History of Henry County, Indiana, 1822-1906. (Newcastle, Ind: G. Hazzard, author and publisher, 1906.)  Google books

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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