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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

Teen dies in crash on icy road in Hertford Co., NC – 13newsnow.com


WITN
Teen dies in crash on icy road in Hertford Co., NC
13newsnow.com
RALEIGH, N.C.North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory says the winter storm has claimed one life — a 19-year-old woman who died in a traffic accident in Hertford County Monday night. Authorities say Mykayia Quintara Wilder was going home to Ahoskie …
19-year-old woman killed in Hertford accidentwtkr.com
Highway Patrol Investigates Weather Related Traffic Fatality in Hertford CountyStanly News & Press
NC teen dies in car crash due to icy road conditionsWAVY-TV
WITN -Henderson Daily Dispatch (registration)
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Roads remain icy as winter storm cleanup continues – WRAL.com


The Virginian-Pilot
Roads remain icy as winter storm cleanup continues
WRAL.com
McCrory and Tata offered their condolences to the family of a woman who died in a weather-related crash Monday night in Hertford County. The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said Mykayia Quintara Wilder, 19, of Ahoskie, was driving east on N.C
NC Governor: 'The worst is yet to come'myfox8.com
Triangle residents enjoy snow day, but frigid air to come brings threat of News & Observer
Gov. McCrory: Stay off NC roads after stormThe Virginian-Pilot
TWC News -Fayetteville Observer
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Some NC, Va. schools to open late because of fog – The Virginian-Pilot

Some NC, Va. schools to open late because of fog
The Virginian-Pilot
Edenton-Chowan, Currituck County, Hertford County and Perquimans County schools will operate on a two-hour delay for staff and students because of fog, according to division emails and websites. The Currituck/Knotts Island ferry also is under a two

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PPE funding varies by school district – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

PPE funding varies by school district
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
According to the N.C. Department of Public Instruction, the state increased its average expenditure by around $200 a student for the 2014-2015 school year. “At this time … Hertford County Public Schools gained $113.76 ($10,865.02 to $10,078.78). The




Dominion: Most NC customers have power restored – The Virginian-Pilot


The Virginian-Pilot
Dominion: Most NC customers have power restored
The Virginian-Pilot
Hertford County also reported 295 customers without power. About 11 p.m., there were more than 3,800 without electricity in the region, according to the website. The number jumped shortly before 11:30 p.m.. Shortly before midnight, the outages in

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‘Snapped’ profiles Smithwick murder – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

'Snapped' profiles Smithwick murder
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Smithwick, 33 at the time of his death, was kidnapped from his home at around 6 a.m. on Oct. 4, 2007 as he was leaving for his job at Nucor of Hertford County. While the Ahoskie Police were combing for clues at the Smithwick residence and interviewing


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