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*[[Barbour County, West Virginia Genealogy|Barbour]]  
 
*[[Barbour County, West Virginia Genealogy|Barbour]]  
*[[Berkeley County, West Virginia|Berkeley]]  
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*[[Berkeley County, West Virginia Genealogy|Berkeley]]  
*[[Boone County, West Virginia|Boone]]  
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*[[Boone County, West Virginia Genealogy|Boone]]  
*[[Braxton County, West Virginia|Braxton]]  
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*[[Braxton County, West Virginia Genealogy|Braxton]]  
*[[Brooke County, West Virginia|Brooke]]  
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*[[Brooke County, West Virginia Genealogy|Brooke]]  
*[[Cabell County, West Virginia|Cabell]]  
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*[[Cabell County, West Virginia Genealogy|Cabell]]  
*[[Calhoun County, West Virginia|Calhoun]]  
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*[[Calhoun County, West Virginia Genealogy|Calhoun]]  
*[[Clay County, West Virginia|Clay]]  
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*[[Clay County, West Virginia Genealogy|Clay]]  
*[[Doddridge County, West Virginia|Doddridge]]  
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*[[Doddridge County, West Virginia Genealogy|Doddridge]]  
*[[Fayette County, West Virginia|Fayette]]  
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*[[Fayette County, West Virginia Genealogy|Fayette]]  
*[[Gilmer County, West Virginia|Gilmer]]  
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*[[Gilmer County, West Virginia Genealogy|Gilmer]]  
*[[Grant County, West Virginia|Grant]]  
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*[[Grant County, West Virginia Genealogy|Grant]]  
*[[Greenbrier County, West Virginia|Greenbrier]]  
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*[[Greenbrier County, West Virginia Genealogy|Greenbrier]]  
*[[Hampshire County, West Virginia|Hampshire]]
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*[[Hampshire County, West Virginia Genealogy|Hampshire]]
  
 
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*[[Hancock County, West Virginia|Hancock]]  
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*[[Hancock County, West Virginia Genealogy|Hancock]]  
*[[Hardy County, West Virginia|Hardy]]  
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*[[Hardy County, West Virginia Genealogy|Hardy]]  
*[[Harrison County, West Virginia|Harrison]]  
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*[[Harrison County, West Virginia Genealogy|Harrison]]  
*[[Jackson County, West Virginia|Jackson]]  
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*[[Jackson County, West Virginia Genealogy|Jackson]]  
*[[Jefferson County, West Virginia|Jefferson]]  
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*[[Jefferson County, West Virginia Genealogy|Jefferson]]  
*[[Kanawha County, West Virginia|Kanawha]]  
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*[[Kanawha County, West Virginia Genealogy|Kanawha]]  
*[[Lewis County, West Virginia|Lewis]]  
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*[[Lewis County, West Virginia Genealogy|Lewis]]  
*[[Lincoln County, West Virginia|Lincoln]]  
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*[[Lincoln County, West Virginia Genealogy|Lincoln]]  
*[[Logan County, West Virginia|Logan]]  
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*[[Logan County, West Virginia Genealogy|Logan]]  
*[[Marion County, West Virginia|Marion]]  
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*[[Marion County, West Virginia Genealogy|Marion]]  
*[[Marshall County, West Virginia|Marshall]]  
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*[[Marshall County, West Virginia Genealogy|Marshall]]  
*[[Mason County, West Virginia|Mason]]  
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*[[Mason County, West Virginia Genealogy|Mason]]  
*[[McDowell County, West Virginia|McDowell]]  
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*[[McDowell County, West Virginia Genealogy|McDowell]]  
*[[Mercer County, West Virginia|Mercer]]
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*[[Mercer County, West Virginia Genealogy|Mercer]]
  
 
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*[[Mineral County, West Virginia|Mineral]]  
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*[[Mineral County, West Virginia Genealogy|Mineral]]  
*[[Mingo County, West Virginia|Mingo]]  
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*[[Mingo County, West Virginia Genealogy|Mingo]]  
*[[Monongalia County, West Virginia|Monongalia]]  
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*[[Monongalia County, West Virginia Genealogy|Monongalia]]  
*[[Monroe County, West Virginia|Monroe]]  
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*[[Monroe County, West Virginia Genealogy|Monroe]]  
*[[Morgan County, West Virginia|Morgan]]  
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*[[Morgan County, West Virginia Genealogy|Morgan]]  
*[[Nicholas County, West Virginia|Nicholas]]  
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*[[Nicholas County, West Virginia Genealogy|Nicholas]]  
*[[Ohio County, West Virginia|Ohio]]  
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*[[Ohio County, West Virginia Genealogy|Ohio]]  
*[[Pendleton County, West Virginia|Pendleton]]  
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*[[Pendleton County, West Virginia Genealogy|Pendleton]]  
*[[Pleasants County, West Virginia|Pleasants]]  
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*[[Pleasants County, West Virginia Genealogy|Pleasants]]  
*[[Pocahontas County, West Virginia|Pocahontas]]  
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*[[Pocahontas County, West Virginia Genealogy|Pocahontas]]  
*[[Preston County, West Virginia|Preston]]  
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*[[Preston County, West Virginia Genealogy|Preston]]  
*[[Putnam County, West Virginia|Putnam]]  
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*[[Putnam County, West Virginia Genealogy|Putnam]]  
*[[Raleigh County, West Virginia|Raleigh]]  
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*[[Raleigh County, West Virginia Genealogy|Raleigh]]  
*[[Randolph County, West Virginia|Randolph]]
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*[[Randolph County, West Virginia Genealogy|Randolph]]
  
 
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*[[Ritchie County, West Virginia|Ritchie]]  
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*[[Ritchie County, West Virginia Genealogy|Ritchie]]  
*[[Roane County, West Virginia|Roane]]  
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*[[Roane County, West Virginia Genealogy|Roane]]  
*[[Summers County, West Virginia|Summers]]  
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*[[Summers County, West Virginia Genealogy|Summers]]  
*[[Taylor County, West Virginia|Taylor]]  
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*[[Taylor County, West Virginia Genealogy|Taylor]]  
*[[Tucker County, West Virginia|Tucker]]  
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*[[Tucker County, West Virginia Genealogy|Tucker]]  
*[[Tyler County, West Virginia|Tyler]]  
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*[[Tyler County, West Virginia Genealogy|Tyler]]  
*[[Upshur County, West Virginia|Upshur]]  
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*[[Upshur County, West Virginia Genealogy|Upshur]]  
*[[Wayne County, West Virginia|Wayne]]  
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*[[Wayne County, West Virginia Genealogy|Wayne]]  
*[[Webster County, West Virginia|Webster]]  
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*[[Webster County, West Virginia Genealogy|Webster]]  
*[[Wetzel County, West Virginia|Wetzel]]  
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*[[Wetzel County, West Virginia Genealogy|Wetzel]]  
*[[Wirt County, West Virginia|Wirt]]  
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*[[Wirt County, West Virginia Genealogy|Wirt]]  
*[[Wood County, West Virginia|Wood]]  
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*[[Wood County, West Virginia Genealogy|Wood]]  
*[[Wyoming County, West Virginia|Wyoming]]
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*[[Wyoming County, West Virginia Genealogy|Wyoming]]
  
 
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West Virginia Information[edit | edit source]

West Virginia is a state in the eastern part of the United States. It is divided into 55 counties and it's capital is Charleston. West Virginia was admitted to the union as the 35th state on 20 June 1863. It was created from the state of Virginia. [1]

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Many genealogy records are kept on the county level in the United States. Click on a county below to go to the county Wiki article listing more information.

Greenbrier CountyPocahontas CountyPendleton CountyHardy CountyHampshire CountyMorgan CountyBerkeley CountyJefferson CountyGrant CountyMineral CountyTucker CountyPreston CountyMonongalia CountyMarion CountyTaylor CountyBarbour CountyRandolph CountyUpshur CountyHarrison CountyDoddridge CountyTyler CountyWetzel CountyMarshall CountyOhio CountyBrooke CountyHancock CountyPleasants CountyWood CountyJackson CountyMason CountyCabell CountyWayne CountyMingo CountyLogan CountyWyoming CountyMcDowell CountyMercer CountySummers CountyRaleigh CountyFayette CountyNicholas CountyClay CountyBraxton CountyKanawha CountyBoone CountyLincoln CountyPutnam CountyRoane CountyCalhoun CountyWirt CountyRitchie CountyGilmer CountyLewis CountyMonroe CountyWebster CountyWest-virginia-county-map.gif

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "List of US States by Date of Admission," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_by_date_of_admission_to_the_Union, accessed 31 Oct 2016.