Crime & Punishment in Henry County, Tennessee

A cross-section of misdemeanors and felonies committed in the county running the gamut from disturbing a public worship to murder. In every case there are stories worth telling: some funny, sad, even heinous. Softbound.

  • Vol. 1, 1876-1883, seventeen true stories. 348 pgs, indexed. $40, 2010.
  • Vol. 2, 1871-1885, nineteen true stories, 377 pgs, indexed, $43, 2011

Henry County Birth & Death Records

The Henry County Genealogy Library has various local birth and death records that vary according to the time period being researched.

Please send us a query with the specific person you are looking for; as well as all details that will help us identify this person in our records. We will search our related records.

A query can be submitted at the right of the page.

Alcorn County, Mississippi, Marriage Records 1939-1950

The Genealogy Library has received the microfilm rolls, Marriages in Alcorn County, Mississippi, 1939-1950. This film includes all available indices from the same time frame.

Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi is just across the Tennessee state line and during this time frame, which includes the war years, there was no waiting period to get married there as there was in Tennessee and elsewhere. Also females could legally marry at the age of fourteen. Many, not only West Tennesseans, took advantage of this “stepping over the line” to get married there. Continue reading “Alcorn County, Mississippi, Marriage Records 1939-1950”