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Name of County Date Formed Parent County Progeny County
Barbour 03 Mar 1843 Harrison, Lewis, Randolph Taylor 1844, Upshur 1851
Berkeley 10 Feb 1772 Frederick (Virginia) Jefferson 1801, Morgan 1820
Boone 11 Mar 1847 Kanawha, Cabell, Logan Lincoln 1867
Braxton 15 Jan 1836 Kanawha, Lewis, Nicholas Clay 1858, Webster 1860
Brooke 30 Nov 1796 Ohio Hancock 1848
Cabell 02 Jan 1809 Kanawha Boone 1847, Lincoln 1867, Logan 1824, Putnam 1848, Wayne 1842
Calhoun 05 Mar 1856 Gilmer none
Clay 29 Mar 1858 Braxton, Nicholas none
Doddridge 04 feb 1845 Harrison, Tyler, Richie, Lewis none
Fayette 28 Feb 1831 Kanawha, Greenbrier, Logan Raleigh 1850
Gilmer 03 Feb 1845 Lewis, Kanawha Calhoun 1856, Roane 1856
Grant 14 Feb 1866 Hardy none
Greenbrier 20 Oct 1777 (Virginia) Fayette 1831, Kanawha 1788, Monroe 1799, Nicholas 1818, Summers 1871
Hampshire 13 Dec 1753 Frederick, Augusta (Virginia) Hardy 1785, Mineral 1865, Morgan 1820
Hancock 15 Jan 1848 Brooke none
Hardy 17 Oct 1785 Hampshire Grant 1866, Pendleton 1787
Harrison 03 May 1784 Monongalia Barbour 1843, Doddridge 1845, Lewis 1816, Marion 1842, Randolph 1786, Ritchie 1843, Taylor 1844, Wood 1798
Jackson 01 Mar 1831 Kanawha,Mason, Wood Roane 1856, Wirt 1848
Jefferson 08 Jan 1801 Berkeley none
Kanawha 14 Nov 1788 Greenbrier Boone 1847, Braxton 1836, Cabell 1809, Fayette 1831, Gilmer 1845, Jackson 1831, Lincoln 1867, Logan 1824, Mason 1804, Nicholas 1818, Putnam 1848, Roane 1856
Lewis 18 Dec 1816 Harrison Barbour 1843, Braxton 1836, Doddridge 1845, Gilmer 1845, Ritchie 1843, Upshur 1851
Lincoln 23 Feb 1867 Boone, Cabell, Kanawha none
Logan 12 Jan 1824 Kanawha, Cabell Boone 1847, Fayette 1831, Mingo 1895, Wyoming 1850
Marion 14 Jan 1842 Harrison, Monongalia Taylor 1844
Marshall 12 Mar 1835 Ohio none
Mason 02 Jan 1804 Kanawha Jackson 1831, Putnam 1848
McDowell 20 Feb 1858 Tazewell (Virginia) none
Mercer 17 Mar 1837 Giles, Tazewell (Virginia) Summers 1871
Mineral 01 Feb 1866 Hampshire none
Mingo 30 Jan 1895 Logan none
Monongalia 07 Oct 1776 West Augusta District Harrison 1784, Marion 1842, Preston 1818
Monroe 14 Jan 1799 Greenbrier Summers 1871
Morgan 09 Feb 1820 Berkeley, Hampshire none
Nicholas 30 Jan 1818 Greenbrier, Kanawha Braxton 1836, Clay 1858, Webster 1860
Ohio 07 Oct 1776 West Augusta District Brooke 1796, Marshall 1835, Tyler 1814
Pendleton 04 Dec 1787 Hardy Pocahontas 1821
Pleasants 29 Mar 1851 Ritchie, Tyler, Wood none
Pocahontas 21 Dec 1821 Pendleton, Randolph none
Preston 19 Jan 1818 Monongalia Taylor 1844
Putnam 11 Mar 1848 Kanawha, Mason, Cabell none
Raleigh 23 Jan 1850 Fayette none
Randolph 16 Oct 1786 Harrison Barbour 1843, Pocahonts 1821, Tucker 1856, Upshur 1851
Ritchie 18 Feb 1843 Harrison, Lewis, Wood Doddridge 1845, Pleasants 1851
Roane 11 Mar 1856 Kanawha, Jackson, Gilmer none
Summers 27 Feb 1871 Greenbrier, Monroe, Mercer none
Taylor 19 Jan 1844 Barbour, Harrison, Marion, Preston none
Tucker 07 Mar 1856 Randolph none
Tyler 06 Dec 1814 Ohio Doddridge 1845, Pleasants 1851, Wetzel 1846
Upshur 26 Mar 1851 Randolph, Barbour, Lewis none
Wayne 18 Jan 1842 Cabell none
Webster 10 Jan 1860 Braxton, Nicholas none
Wetzel 10 Jan 1846 Tyloer none
Wirt 19 Jan 1848 Wood, Jackson none
Wood 21 Dec 1798 Harrison Jackson 1831, Pleasants 1851, Wirt 1848, Ritchie 1843
Wyoming 26 Jan 1850 Logan none
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07 Oct 1776 West Augusta District border settled with Pennsylvania

 

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