Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 155.
HENRY COUNTY, situated on the north boundary of Tennessee, with Tennessee and Big Sandy rivers on the east. Area, 600 square miles. Seat of justice, Paris. Pop. in 1830, 12,230; in 1840, 14,906; in 1850, 18,233.