Henry County

 Links, Research Books, Maps  & Tools

Allen County Public Library, Ft. Wayne, IN

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Thomas S. Fiske's Historical Novel "General Morgan's Legacy" 

is now available at all dot com book stores such as Amazon.  It is a modern novel of 360 pages in which the characters research their past in Henry County and its environs.  They discover new (and actual) facts about the escape of General John Hunt Morgan from the Yankees in 1863.  Much of the action takes place in Henry County.  There are two other protagonists in the book besides Morgan:  Thomas H. Hines and Judge Wm S. Pryor.  Hines led Morgan around and took him to Pryor's house.  Pryor fled to Canada after helping Morgan and Hines escape. The history in the book is part of the real history of Henry Co. during parts of the Civil War.  Legacy of Gen Morgan is that Pryor gained fame for taking a stand against the Yankees which caused political appointments after the War.


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KYGenExchange Searchable Database!!!
Guion Miller Roll Index to the Applications Submitted for the Eastern Cherokee Roll of 1909  Native American Records
Dawes Rolls Index to the Final Rolls of Citizens and Freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes in Indian Territory  Native American Records

The POORHOUSE STORY (a clearinghouse for information about 19th century American poorhouses)

 1908 Insurance Map of New Castle

Henry County GenForum Query Board

  Kentucky Biographies Search Engine

Henry County Maps and Links

      Henry County Migrations

  City Index Directory for Kentucky

 Odds and Ends

Additional Research Resources

Henry County Research Tools   A page of search tools for you!

  Kentucky Lawyers in 1859 all counties

  US Passport Applications 1834 - 1843

  Kentucky Migrations Project

   Henry County Surnames / Researcher Profiles

This section leads directly to archived queries & research information.


County Formation & Census Maps

Click on the Coins to see what Inflation has done since 1800! Visit the Inflation Calculator!
Kentucky Regional Directory - Henry County  

Kentucky School Photo and Yearbook Site!  

The Library of Congress' Serial & Government Publications Division is pleased to announce the release of a new addition to the National Digital Library - the online collection The Stars and Stripes:  The American Soldiers' Newspaper of World War I, 1918-1919, available on the American Memory website.


The National Obituary Archives  - Searchable  
A Site Devoted to Kentucky Authors!  
35 free Electronic Spreadsheets for archiving Federal, State and International Census Data!  
Permanent Calendar when you need to check a day, figure out what day of the week a date fell on, etc. 
Birth Calendar is this one designed to calculate the birth date from the death date or the age at death given in months, days and years: 7/22

Kentucky Geography Network Great Maps and Information!

  Kentucky Land Office (Searchable) Great Maps and Land Warrants!

1600 Ancestor Database of "First Families"

Behind the Name (Ever Wonder Where Your Name Came From?)

Kentucky Naturalization Records

Information Website (Lots of great links!)

 Kentucky DAR
 Phelps' Travellers Guide Through the United States
See an image of a Henry County Road Map
USGS Location & Mapping
RootsWeb Genealogist Address Search
Population Values from 1800 to 1990
Henry County Historical Society web page
The American History and Genealogy Project & Ky ALHN

Other Sites Relating to Kentucky

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