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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

Change is good? – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

Change is good?
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
RALEIGH – The political landscape in northeastern North Carolina will change if a proposed plan by the redistricting committees in both the NC House and NC Senate is adopted by the federal courts. That plan includes removing Bertie County from the 5th

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Rain causes flooding in parts of northeast North Carolina – WAVY-TV


WAVY-TV
Rain causes flooding in parts of northeast North Carolina
WAVY-TV
Water can be seen flowing over a roadway there and completely covering a home's front yard. In Hertford County, flash flooding caused Pinetops Road to washout, closing the road. The North Carolina Department of Transportation have placed barricades …




Chase ends with arrest – Roanoke Chowan News Herald


Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Chase ends with arrest
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Joe Craig, 37, of 128 Charlie Powell Road, Murfreesboro, currently sits in the Hertford County Jail, waiting on his court case today (Tuesday) in Winton following his arrest after a high-speed chase on NC 11. Craig stands charged with felony flee to




7 arrested in warrant roundup operation in North Carolina – WAVY-TV


WAVY-TV
7 arrested in warrant roundup operation in North Carolina
WAVY-TV
Daye also reportedly had an order for arrest out of Harnett County and four orders for arrest out of Hertford County for breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering and possession of stolen goods. According to the sheriff's office, Daye




‘Mt. Hertford’ bid awarded – Roanoke Chowan News Herald


Roanoke Chowan News Herald
'Mt. Hertford' bid awarded
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
AHOSKIE – The construction contract has been awarded and work is expected to begin soon on a major road project near here at the infamous NC 11 & 11 intersection. As reported last month by … no access of NC 11 there. “You will not be able to get on




Football season opens tonight – Roanoke Chowan News Herald


Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Football season opens tonight
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Hoping to dodge the predicted rain of Friday night, several Roanoke-Chowan area high school football teams are beginning the 2017 season tonight (Thursday): Gates County at Hertford County and Northampton County at Roanoke Rapids. Bertie will still

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