Signs of History (SM)

Henry County


For a map directing you to Henry County click here.

Area: 444 square miles

Formed in 1776 from Pittsylvania, and named for Patrick Henry, Governor of Virginia. Henry lived in this county, 1779-84.
Fort Trial, A-54 Rte. 57, 6 miles n. of Martinsville
William Byrd's Camp, A-57 Rte. 220, 3.5 miles s.w. of Ridgeway
Belleview, A-135 Rte. 220, 4 miles s. of Martinsville
Patrick Henry's Leatherwood Home, U-40 Rte. 57, .1 mile e. of Rte. 628

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