Place:Hendry, Florida, United States

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NameHendry
Alt namesHendrysource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates26.5°N 81.2°W
Located inFlorida, United States     (1923 - )
See alsoLee, Florida, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Hendry County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. As of 2000, the population was 36,210. The U.S. Census Bureau 2007 estimate for the county is 39,611 [1]. Its county seat is La Belle. The county comprises the Clewiston, Florida, Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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History

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Hendry County was created in 1923. It was named for Major Francis A. Hendry, one of the first settlers.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1923 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1923 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1923 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1923 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1923 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1930 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1930 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1930 3,492
1940 5,237
1950 6,051
1960 8,119
1970 11,859
1980 18,599
1990 25,773

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External links

www.hendryfla.net


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