Putnam County, West Virginia

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(hall of fame)
(will)
Line 41: Line 41:
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
'''Census'''
+
'''Census'''  
  
'''<br>{{WVcensus}}'''
+
'''<br>{{WVcensus}}'''  
  
Join us in indexing the [https://www.familysearch.org/1940census 1940 Census]
+
Join us in indexing the [https://www.familysearch.org/1940census 1940 Census]  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
Line 59: Line 59:
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Newspapers ====
+
West Virginia, Civil War [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932429 Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865]
 +
 
 +
'''Naturalization'''
 +
 
 +
<br>West Virgina,[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1909003 Naturalization Records, 1814-1991]<br>
 +
 
 +
'''Newspapers'''
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
==== Taxation ====
+
<br>West Virginia [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1909099Taxation Will Books]
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====

Revision as of 18:49, 22 February 2012

United States  > West Virginia > Putnam County

Contents

County Courthouse

  • Putnam County; 3389 Winfield Road, Winfield WV 25213 Phone 304-586-0202
  • Conty Clerk has bird records from 1848, death records from 1853 Marriage and Probate Records from 1853
  • Marriage and Probate from1839
  • Land Records from 1841
  • Clk Cir Ct has div and Court Records

History

Israel Putnam.JPG

The county is named after Revolutionary War Major General Israel Putnam (1718-1790).[1]

Parent County

1848--Putnam County was created 11 March 1848 from Kanawha, Mason and Cabell Counties.  County seat: Winfield [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Putnam County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census


For tips on accessing Putnam County, West Virginia census records online, see: West Virginia Census.

Join us in indexing the 1940 Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

West Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865

Naturalization


West Virgina,Naturalization Records, 1814-1991

Newspapers

Probate


West Virginia Will Books

Vital Records

West Virginia Vital Records - Birth - Death - Marriages. See also How to order West Virginia Vital Records or order electronically online.

Societies and Libraries

Putnam County Family History Hall of Fame
"May we preserve their memories & Contributions!"
Please write about deceased historians & Genealogist!

Family History Centers

Introduction to LDS Family History Centers.  The closest family history centers are in the Huntingon Family History Center and in the Charleston Family History Center


  •  

Web Sites


CYNDI'S List West Virginia

References

  1. "Putnam County, West Virginia," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).