Preston County, West Virginia

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1818'''--Preston County was&nbsp;created 19 January 1818&nbsp;from [[Monongalia_County,_West_Virginia|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>
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'''1818'''--Preston County was&nbsp;created 19 January 1818&nbsp;from [[Monongalia County, West Virginia|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  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Barbour_County,_West_Virginia|Barbour]]  
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*[[Barbour County, West Virginia|Barbour]]  
*[[Fayette_County,_Pennsylvania|Fayette County, Pennsylvania]]
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*[[Fayette County, Pennsylvania|Fayette County, Pennsylvania]]  
*[[Garrett_County,_Maryland|Garrett County, Maryland]]
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*[[Garrett County, Maryland|Garrett County, Maryland]]  
*[[Grant_County,_West_Virginia|Grant]]
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*[[Grant County, West Virginia|Grant]]  
*[[Monongalia_County,_West_Virginia|Monongalia]]
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*[[Monongalia County, West Virginia|Monongalia]]  
*[[Taylor_County,_West_Virginia|Taylor]]
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*[[Taylor County, West Virginia|Taylor]]  
*[[Tucker_County,_West_Virginia|Tucker]]
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*[[Tucker County, West Virginia|Tucker]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 00:12, 28 August 2010

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).