Doddridge County, West Virginia

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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Doddridge_County,_West_Virginia|Doddridge County]]''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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'''Doddridge County'''<br>118 East Court Street<br>West Union, WV 26456 <br>  
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'''Doddridge County'''<br>118 East Court Street<br>West Union, WV 26456 <br>
  
 
*County Clerk has bird and death records from 1853  
 
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'''1845'''--Doddridge County was created 4 February 1845&nbsp;from [[Harrison County, West Virginia|Harrison]], [[Tyler County, West Virginia|Tyler]], [[Ritchie County, West Virginia|Ritchie]] and [[Lewis County, West Virginia|Lewis]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' West Union <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1845'''--Doddridge County was created 4 February 1845&nbsp;from [[Harrison County, West Virginia|Harrison]], [[Tyler County, West Virginia|Tyler]], [[Ritchie County, West Virginia|Ritchie]] and [[Lewis County, West Virginia|Lewis]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' West Union <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
[http://www.polsci.wvu.edu/wv/Doddridge/dodhistory.html Doddridge County History]
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
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[http://www.wvgenweb.org/doddridge/texts/towns.txt Doddridge Towns]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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==== Church  ====
 
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==== Court  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
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Doddridge County, West Virginia[https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.familysearch.org%2Frecords%2Fwaypoint%2F14030605%3Fcc%3D1909099 Will Books 1849-1968]
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[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932429 West Virginia Will Books]
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Family History Centers<br>  
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Family History Centers<br>
  
 
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 15:44, 4 May 2012

Doddridge County, West Virginia
Map
Map of West Virginia highlighting Doddridge County
Location in the state of West Virginia
Map of the U.S. highlighting West Virginia
Location of West Virginia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1845
County Seat West Union
Courthouse

United States  Gotoarrow.png West Virginia  Gotoarrow.png Doddridge County

Contents

County Courthouse

Doddridge County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG

Doddridge County
118 East Court Street
West Union, WV 26456

  • County Clerk has bird and death records from 1853
  • Marriage probate land records from 1845
  • Clerk Circuit Court has Court Records[1]

History

Parent County

1845--Doddridge County was created 4 February 1845 from Harrison, Tyler, Ritchie and Lewis Counties.
County seat: West Union [1]

Doddridge County History

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Doddridge County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Doddridge Towns

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Join us in indexing the 1940 Census

Church

Doddridge County WV Churches

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Map of 1850 Virginia and West Virginia|1850 Map of West Virginia]

Military

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

Naturalization Records

West Virginia, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991

Newspapers

Probate

Doddridge County, West VirginiaWill Books 1849-1968


West Virginia Will Books

Taxation

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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).