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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LDS Ward and Branch Records
Map of 1850 Virginia and West Virginia
West Virginia Vital Records - Birth - Death - Marriages. See also How to order West Virginia Vital Records or order electronically online.
Societies and Libraries
Marion County Genealogical Club, Inc.
Marion County Library, Monroe Street
Fairmont, West Virginia, 26554
Marion County Family History Hall of Fame
"May we preserve their memories & Contributions!"
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Family History Centers
- ↑ "Francis Marion," Wikipedia.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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