Place:Henry, Indiana, United States

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NameHenry
Alt namesHenrysource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.917°N 85.367°W
Located inIndiana, United States     (1822 - )
See alsoDelaware, Indiana, 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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Henry County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2010, the population was 49,462. The county seat is New Castle. Henry County is the main setting of the novel Raintree County by Ross Lockridge, Jr..

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History

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Henry County was formed in 1822. It was named for Patriot Patrick Henry, governor of Virginia.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1822 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1822 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1823 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1824 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1825 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1882 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1830 6,497
1840 15,128
1850 17,605
1860 20,119
1870 22,986
1880 24,016
1890 23,879
1900 25,088
1910 29,758
1920 34,682
1930 35,238
1940 40,208
1950 45,505
1960 48,899
1970 52,603
1980 53,336
1990 48,139

Research Tips

External links

www.rootsweb.com/~inhenry


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