Wyoming County, West Virginia

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{{West Virginia-stub}} <br>''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Virginia|West Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming_County,_West_Virginia|Wyoming County]]''
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== County Courthouse  ==
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| state = West Virginia
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[[Image:Wyoing County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|400px]]&nbsp;'''Wyoming County'''
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Virginia|West Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming_County,_West_Virginia|Wyoming County]]''  
  
'''Bank Street'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
'''Pineville, WV 24874'''
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[[Image:Wyoing County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|400px]]
  
'''304 732-8000'''
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'''Wyoming County'''<br>Bank Street<br>Pineville, WV 24874<br>304 732-8000
  
*'''County Clerk has birth, marriage, death from 1853'''
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*County Clerk has birth, marriage, death from 1853
*'''Probate and Land from 1853'''
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*Probate and Land from 1853
*'''Bond books &amp; court order books from 1850'''
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*Bond books and court order books from 1850
*'''Clerk Circuit Court Div and Court Records'''
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*Clerk Circuit Court Div and Court Records<ref name="Handybook"/>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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'''''Civil War'''''  
 
'''''Civil War'''''  
  
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<br>West Virginia, [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932429Turner, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865]  
  
 
&nbsp;Ronald Ray. ''[http://www.wvgenweb.org/raleigh/7th/index.htm 7th West Virginia Cavalry]''. Manassas, Va.: R.R. Turner, 1989. Available online, courtesy:&nbsp;[http://www.wvgenweb.org/raleigh/ Raleigh County West Virginia GenWeb]. [Includes biographical sketches of soldiers from Wyoming County.]  
 
&nbsp;Ronald Ray. ''[http://www.wvgenweb.org/raleigh/7th/index.htm 7th West Virginia Cavalry]''. Manassas, Va.: R.R. Turner, 1989. Available online, courtesy:&nbsp;[http://www.wvgenweb.org/raleigh/ Raleigh County West Virginia GenWeb]. [Includes biographical sketches of soldiers from Wyoming County.]  
  
==== '''Naturalization''' ====
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==== '''Naturalization''' ====
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
West Virginia [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1909099 Will Books]
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Wyoming County Family History Hall of Fame<br>"May we preserve their memories &amp; Contributions!"<br>Please write about deceased historians &amp; Genealogist!
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Wyoming County Family History Hall of Fame<br>"May we preserve their memories &amp; Contributions!"<br>Please write about deceased historians &amp; Genealogist!  
  
 
*Mary Keller Bowman
 
*Mary Keller Bowman
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
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[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/wv CYNDI'S List West Virginia]  
 
[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/wv CYNDI'S List West Virginia]  
  
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 20:04, 9 March 2012

This article is about the county in the southern West Virginia. For other uses, see Wyoming (disambiguation).


Wyoming County, West Virginia
Map
Map of West Virginia highlighting Wyoming 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 1850
County Seat Pineville
Courthouse

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

Contents

County Courthouse

Wyoing County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG

Wyoming County
Bank Street
Pineville, WV 24874
304 732-8000

  • County Clerk has birth, marriage, death from 1853
  • Probate and Land from 1853
  • Bond books and court order books from 1850
  • Clerk Circuit Court Div and Court Records[1]

History

Parent County

1850--Wyoming County was created 26 January 1850 from Logan County.
County seat: Pineville [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Wyoming County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Sign up to help index the 1940 Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Reference Book of Wyoming County by Mary Keller Bowman


       Logan County Recreated (includes 1850 Wyoming County, Virginia Census) & more

Maps

1850 Map of Virginia and West Virginia

Military

Civil War


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

 Ronald Ray. 7th West Virginia Cavalry. Manassas, Va.: R.R. Turner, 1989. Available online, courtesy: Raleigh County West Virginia GenWeb. [Includes biographical sketches of soldiers from Wyoming County.]

Naturalization

West Virgina, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991
Newspapers

Wyoming County News

Probate

West Virginia Will Books

Research Guides

  • "A Guide to the Counties of Virginia: Wyoming County," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 24, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1976):300-301. Available at FHL; digital version at American Ancestors ($).

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

Wyoming County Family History Hall of Fame
"May we preserve their memories & Contributions!"
Please write about deceased historians & Genealogist!

  • Mary Keller Bowman

Family History Centers

Wyoming County Genealogical Society;P O Box 1456, Pineville, WV 24874

Web Sites

CYNDI'S List West Virginia

 Learning How to Edit our Wiki Sites

Hands on keyboard.png Genealogy courses: Learn how to research from an expert in Fun Five Minute Genealogy Videos.


References

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