Preston County, West Virginia

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
Line 9: Line 9:
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created from Monongalia County in 1818. Courthouse burned in 1869.
+
'''1818'''--Preston County was created from Monongalia County. The county seat is Kingwood. 
 
+
==== Boundary Changes  ====
+
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 +
 +
The courthouse burned in 1869. <br>
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
Line 49: Line 49:
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[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].  
+
*[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  ==
  
 
[[Category:Preston_County,_West_Virginia]]
 
[[Category:Preston_County,_West_Virginia]]

Revision as of 18:27, 25 September 2008

United States  > West Virginia > Preston County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1818--Preston County was created from Monongalia County. The county seat is Kingwood. 

Record Loss

The courthouse burned in 1869.

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