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Hertford County Genealogy

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The county was formed in 1759 from parts of Bertie County, Chowan County, and Northampton County. It was named for Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Earl of Hertford, later 1st Marquess of Hertford.

In 1779 the northeastern part of Hertford County was combined with parts of Chowan County and Perquimans County to form Gates County. Source Wikipedia

Hertford County NCGenweb site

Murfreesboro Historical Association
P.O. Box 3
Murfreesboro, NC 27855

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Hertford County Courthouse
PO Box 116
County Courthouse
Winton, NC 27986

Census

1790 Federal Census Transcription and index Directory opens to text files, one index, one named by page number

1790 Federal Census Transcription – Edington District

1800 Federal Census Index – by last name only

1810 Federal Census Index – by last name only

1820 Federal Census Index – by last name only

1830 Federal Census Index – by last name only

1840 Federal Census Index – by last name only

1850 Federal Census Index – by last name only

1910 Federal Census Images Directory opens to listing of image files by page number

Cemeteries

USGS listing of cemeteries in Hertford County

Cemetery Transcriptions

Query Forums

Hertford County, NC Query Forum

Latest North Carolina Genealogy Query posts for Hertford County from the Forum:

North Carolina Genealogy Forum: Forum: Hertford County NC Genealogy Queries – Recent Topics

annabelle754 on “Looking for Evans, Pierce, Jarrett”

I am looking for any info on Jeremiah Evans (married to Elizabeth Jarrett); James Anderson Evans (married to Harriett Pierce (Peirce, Pearce). J.A. Evans had a farm in Harrellsville, Hertford Co. Was listed on the 1860 census.


Hertford County, NC at Genforum

Cities and Towns of Hertford County:

Ahoskie
Cofield
Como
Harrellsville
Murfreesboro
Winton (County Seat)

News related to Hertford County, NC

“hertford county” nc – Google News

Winter Wells Fargo Cup standings announced – Asheville Citizen-Times


Asheville Citizen-Times
Winter Wells Fargo Cup standings announced
Asheville Citizen-Times
The NCHSAA has announced its statewide Wachovia Cup conference standings, including those for Western North Carolina leagues. More from the NCHSAA: Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, today announced the …

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Back-to-Back – Roanoke Chowan News Herald


Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Back-to-Back
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
He came back to Hertford County as a science teacher and tennis coach at the high school before leaving for a four-year stint as a science and physical education instructor and coach (soccer, basketball and baseball) at Ridgecroft School. Warren's




Lightning strikes twice – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

Lightning strikes twice
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
North Carolina Education Lottery net proceeds will be used this year to help pay salaries of teachers and teacher assistants, for pre-kindergarten programs for at-risk four-year-olds, school construction and repair, and need-based college scholarships




All-District announced – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

All-District announced
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
GREENSBORO – The North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association has named its 2014-15 men's and women's All-District basketball teams and the Roanoke-Chowan area is well represented. Named to the First Team Men's All-District … Named to the Second




Robotic rehearsal – Roanoke Chowan News Herald


Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Robotic rehearsal
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
The competition features middle school robot designers from Bertie Middle School, Hertford County Middle School, and Warren County Middle School. The teams are part of the FIRST-Lego League, a partnership between FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition




B&E suspects arrested – Roanoke Chowan News Herald


Roanoke Chowan News Herald
B&E suspects arrested
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Jerry Randolph White, 44, of NC 45 South, Colerain, was arrested and charged in the theft of numerous items from a residence on Cottons Island Road near Cofield. White was subsequently charged in two other B&E/larceny cases, leading to arrest warrants


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