Preston County, West Virginia

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1818'''--Preston County was&nbsp;created from Monongalia County. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Kingwood.&nbsp;
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'''1818'''--Preston County was&nbsp;created from Monongalia County. &nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Kingwood <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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==== Boundary Changes ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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The courthouse burned in 1869. <br>
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'''1869--'''The courthouse burned. <br>
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=190109&subject_disp=West+Virginia%2C+Preston&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog].
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=190109&subject_disp=West+Virginia%2C+Preston&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Preston_County,_West_Virginia]]

Revision as of 20:00, 6 October 2008

United States  > West Virginia > Preston County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Preston County was created from Monongalia County.  County seat: Kingwood [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1869--The courthouse burned.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).