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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]&nbsp;&gt; Hancock County'' <br>
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1848--'''Hancock County was&nbsp;created 15 January 1848&nbsp;from [[Brooke_County,_West_Virginia|Brooke]] County. '''County seat:'''&nbsp;New Cumberland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1848--'''Hancock County was&nbsp;created 15 January 1848&nbsp;from [[Brooke County, West Virginia|Brooke]] County. '''County seat:'''&nbsp;New Cumberland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Beaver_County,_Pennsylvania|Beaver County, Pennsylvania]]
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*[[Beaver County, Pennsylvania|Beaver County, Pennsylvania]]  
*[[Brooke_County,_West_Virginia|Brooke]]
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*[[Brooke County, West Virginia|Brooke]]  
*[[Columbiana_County,_Ohio|Columbiana County, Ohio]]
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*[[Columbiana County, Ohio|Columbiana County, Ohio]]  
*[[Jefferson_County,_Ohio|Jefferson County, Ohio]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Ohio|Jefferson County, Ohio]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Pennsylvania|Washington County, Pennsylvania]]
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*[[Washington County, Pennsylvania|Washington County, Pennsylvania]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Hancock_County,_West_Virginia]]
 
[[Category:Hancock_County,_West_Virginia]]

Revision as of 16:46, 22 April 2010

United States  > West Virginia > Hancock County
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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

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