Preston County, West Virginia

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*[[Barbour_County,_West_Virginia|Barbour]]
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*[[Fayette_County,_Pennsylvania|Fayette County, Pennsylvania]]
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*[[Garrett_County,_Maryland|Garrett County, Maryland]]
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*[[Grant_County,_West_Virginia|Grant]]
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*[[Monongalia_County,_West_Virginia|Monongalia]]
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*[[Taylor_County,_West_Virginia|Taylor]]
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*[[Tucker_County,_West_Virginia|Tucker]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:49, 17 December 2008

United States  > West Virginia > Preston County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Preston County was created 19 January 1818 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).