Henderson, Illinois

City: Henderson

County: Knox

State: Illinois

Lat/Long: 41.0167, -90.3500

Previously known as Hendersonville, the current town of Henderson in Henderson Township of Knox County should not be confused with the Henderson in Knox Township, which was renamed to Knoxville in 1833.

James N. Adams, comp., Illinois Place Names (Springfield: Illinois State Historical Society, 1989), 388-89, 410.