Hancock County, West Virginia

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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*Hancock County
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P O Box 367
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New Cumberland, WV 26047
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304-564-3311
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*County Clerk has birth, marriage, death probate
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and land records from 1848
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*Clerk Circuit Clerk has divorce Records
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 22:55, 22 February 2012


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

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Contents

County Courthouse

  • Hancock County

P O Box 367

New Cumberland, WV 26047

304-564-3311

  • County Clerk has birth, marriage, death probate

and land records from 1848

  • Clerk Circuit Clerk has divorce Records

History

Parent County

1848--Hancock County was created 15 January 1848 from Brooke County.
County seat: New Cumberland [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Hancock County 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

Family History Centers

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).