Grant County, West Virginia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1866'''--Grant County was created 14 February 1866&nbsp;from [[Hardy_County,_West_Virginia|Hardy]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Petersburg <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1866'''--Grant County was created 14 February 1866&nbsp;from [[Hardy County, West Virginia|Hardy]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Petersburg <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Garrett_County,_Maryland|Garrett County, Maryland]]
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*[[Garrett County, Maryland|Garrett County, Maryland]]  
 
*[[Hampshire County, West Virginia|Hampshire]]  
 
*[[Hampshire County, West Virginia|Hampshire]]  
*[[Hardy_County,_West_Virginia|Hardy]]
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*[[Hardy County, West Virginia|Hardy]]  
 
*[[Mineral County, West Virginia|Mineral]]  
 
*[[Mineral County, West Virginia|Mineral]]  
 
*[[Pendleton County, West Virginia|Pendleton]]  
 
*[[Pendleton County, West Virginia|Pendleton]]  
*[[Preston_County,_West_Virginia|Preston]]
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*[[Preston County, West Virginia|Preston]]  
*[[Randolph_County,_West_Virginia|Randolph]]<br>  
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*[[Randolph County, West Virginia|Randolph]]<br>
*[[Tucker_County,_West_Virginia|Tucker]]
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*[[Tucker County, West Virginia|Tucker]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 16:33, 22 April 2010

United States  > West Virginia > Grant County
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1866--Grant County was created 14 February 1866 from Hardy County.  County seat: Petersburg [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. *Family History Library Catalog

References

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