West Virginia Cemeteries

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*The West Virginia Historical Records Survey compiled the ''Cemetery Readings in West Virginia in 1939 and 1940.'' {{FHL|250207|item|disp=FHL films 250207–10}} This is a large collection of cemetery descriptions, locations, and tombstone inscriptions. These records are described in the Family History Library Catalog under each county. The original documents are at the [http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/ West Virginia University Library.]  
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*The West Virginia Historical Records Survey compiled the ''Cemetery Readings in West Virginia in 1939 and 1940.'' {{FHL|135347|item|disp=FHL films 250207–10}} This is a large collection of cemetery descriptions, locations, and tombstone inscriptions. These records are described in the Family History Library Catalog under each county. The original documents are at the [http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/ West Virginia University Library.]
  
*The Family History Library has an extensive collection of cemetery records for West Virginia. The records are found under the following localities:
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*The Family History Library has an extensive collection of cemetery records for West Virginia. The records are found under the following localities:
:WEST VIRGINIA – CEMETERIES
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:WEST VIRGINIA, [COUNTY] - CEMETERIES
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:WEST VIRGINIA – CEMETERIES  
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:WEST VIRGINIA, [COUNTY] - CEMETERIES  
 
:WEST VIRGINIA, [COUNTY] - [TOWN] - CEMETERIES
 
:WEST VIRGINIA, [COUNTY] - [TOWN] - CEMETERIES
  
*An important collection of cemetery records for Harrison County and some adjacent localities is also at the Family History Library {{FHL|163926|item|disp=FHL films 163926–31}} The original records are part of the Guy W. Tetrick collection.  
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*An important collection of cemetery records for Harrison County and some adjacent localities is also at the Family History Library {{FHL|183249|item|disp=FHL films 163926–31}} The original records are part of the Guy W. Tetrick collection.
  
*The [http://www.wvculture.org/index.aspx West Virginia State Archives]has a partial card index to tombstone inscriptions.  
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*The [http://www.wvculture.org/index.aspx West Virginia State Archives]has a partial card index to tombstone inscriptions.
  
*The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) collection (described in [[West Virginia Genealogy|West Virginia Genealogy]]) also contains numerous cemetery records.  
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*The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) collection (described in [[West Virginia Genealogy|West Virginia Genealogy]]) also contains numerous cemetery records.
  
 
*"West Virginia Cemetery Readings, 1941" database on-line [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4266 www.ancestry.com] $
 
*"West Virginia Cemetery Readings, 1941" database on-line [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4266 www.ancestry.com] $

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Collections

  • The West Virginia Historical Records Survey compiled the Cemetery Readings in West Virginia in 1939 and 1940. FHL films 250207–10 This is a large collection of cemetery descriptions, locations, and tombstone inscriptions. These records are described in the Family History Library Catalog under each county. The original documents are at the West Virginia University Library.
  • The Family History Library has an extensive collection of cemetery records for West Virginia. The records are found under the following localities:
WEST VIRGINIA – CEMETERIES
WEST VIRGINIA, [COUNTY] - CEMETERIES
WEST VIRGINIA, [COUNTY] - [TOWN] - CEMETERIES
  • An important collection of cemetery records for Harrison County and some adjacent localities is also at the Family History Library FHL films 163926–31 The original records are part of the Guy W. Tetrick collection.
  • The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) collection (described in West Virginia Genealogy) also contains numerous cemetery records.
  • "Grafton, West Virginia, Grafton National Cemetery, 1867-2010," database on-line www.ancestry.com $

Web Sites

West Virginia Cemetery Transcriptions]