Welcome To The Hernando County, 
FlGenWeb Project, Inc
The original FlGenWeb Project begun in 1996 & incorporated as 501 (c) 3 not for profit in 2008,
with over ten years of accumulated data contributions.
Hernando was Benton County 1844 - 1850
Photo found at State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory

County Coordinator Susan Richardson
State Coordinator Fran Smith

Hernando County HistoryRailroadsCensusMilitary
Epidemic YearsHernando Family LineagesFirst FamiliesChurches
Slave IndexPostal HistoryMarriagesFlGenWeb Archives
Vital DocumentsPublic ServentsPhotosAUP
Look-up VolunteersHernando County StoriesBaptismalsHernando County Newspapers

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BrooksvilleWeeki Wachee

 Unincorporated Towns and Villages

AripekaBayportBrookridgeGarden Grove
Hernando BeachHigh PointHill 'n DaleIstachatta
Lake LindseyMasaryktownNobletonNorth Brooksville
North Weeki WacheePine IslandRidge ManorSouth Brooksville
Spring HillSpring LakeTimber PinesWeeki Wachee Gardens
WisconRidge Manor WestRolling Acres

Surrounding Counties

FL counties with early ties (1840's - 1880's)  to Hernando.
Many early residents of Hernando county moved south from 
Hamilton, Suwannee, Columbia, and 
Madison counties

Hernando county was created in 1843 from Alachua County. Hernando was originally called Benton, the name change about 1850. Territory removed from Hernando county in 1887 formed Pasco county to the south and Citrus county to the north.

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updated by Susan Richardson 26, January 2015

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