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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

NC search for missing Suffolk man ends happily – Suffolk News-Herald


Suffolk News-Herald
NC search for missing Suffolk man ends happily
Suffolk News-Herald
A Suffolk man who went missing late Sunday afternoon in North Carolina was found unharmed by mid-afternoon Monday following a massive ground and air search near the St. John community. Hertford County Sheriff Juan Vaughan reported that 77-year-old …




More than 50 dogs found at Hertford Co. home, owner charged with animal cruelty – wtkr.com


Examiner.com
More than 50 dogs found at Hertford Co. home, owner charged with animal cruelty
wtkr.com
Murfreesboro, N.C. – More than 50 dogs and puppies were taken from a home on Pine Tops Road Monday in what the Hertford County Sheriff's Office called a case of animal hoarding. According to Lt. Jessie Fennel, the owner, Terry Shinaberry, signed an …
More than 50 dogs seized from suspected NC puppy millWNCN
60 dogs rescued from suspected NC puppy millThe Virginian-Pilot
60 dogs seized from home of registered sex offender in NCExaminer.com
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Race to Raleigh – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

Race to Raleigh
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Hunter cited his political experience, both on the local level as a three-term member of the Hertford County Commissioners as well as the immediate past President of the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners. He also boasted of his …




Senate hopefuls solicit votes – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

Senate hopefuls solicit votes
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Jenkins is an Edgecombe County native who is currently serving his sixth, two-year term in the NC Senate representing the 3rd District – Bertie, Chowan, Edgecombe, Hertford, Martin, Northampton, Tyrrell, and Washington counties. Smith-Ingram traveled




New ABC store waits to clear final hurdle – Roanoke Chowan News Herald

New ABC store waits to clear final hurdle
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
That government entity will have the final say on the plans to construct the new Gates County store, according to Agnes Stevens, Public Affairs Director for the NC Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission. The state's involvement in this project has been




Your vote should consider puppy mills – Jacksonville Daily News

Your vote should consider puppy mills
Jacksonville Daily News
Three days later, WCTI reported another puppy mill investigation where 60 dogs, mostly Australian shepherds, were rescued in Hertford County. … This was the 16th puppy-mill rescue since June 2011 that the HSUS assisted with in North Carolina. It is a


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