Henderson County, Kentucky Genealogy Guide

Henderson County, Kentucky (Map It) was created on December 21, 1798 from Christian County. The county was named in honor of Richard Henderson (1734–1785), founder of the Transylvania Company. Learn More About State of Kentucky History

Henderson County is bordered by Posey County, Indiana (northwest), Vanderburgh County, Indiana (north), Warrick County, Indiana (northeast), Daviess County (east), McLean County (southeast), Webster County (south), Union County (west).

Henderson County Cities and Towns include Corydon, Henderson, Robards.

A Map of Henderson County, Kentucky contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Henderson County, Kentucky Courthouse Records

Henderson County, Kentucky Courthouse
Henderson County, KY Courthouse

The Henderson County Courthouse is located in Henderson, Kentucky. Learn More About State of Kentucky Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Henderson county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

Henderson County, Kentucky Census Records

Henderson County, Kentucky Vital Records

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