United States > West Virginia > Marion County
- Marion County
217 Adams Street
Fairmont, WV 26554
- County Clerk has birth, marriage and death records from 1872
- Clerk Circuit Court probate and land records
The county is named after "The Swamp Fox" Revolutionary War Brigadier General Francis Marion (c1732-1795).
1842--Marion County was created 14 January 1842 from Monongalia and Harrison Counties. County seat: Fairmont 
See an interactive map of Marion County boundary changes.
Places / Localities
For tips on accessing Marion County, West Virginia Genealogy census records online, see: West Virginia Census.
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- ↑ "Francis Marion," Wikipedia.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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