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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Ritchie County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG|right|400px]]  
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[[Image:Ritchie County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG|right|400px]] '''RITCHIE COUNTY'''
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'''115 East Main Street'''
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'''Room 201'''
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'''Harrisville, WV 26362'''
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'''304-643-2164'''
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*'''County Clerk has birth, marriage, death probate, land, military records from 1853'''
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*'''Clerk Circuit Court has divorce Recor'''
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*'''Magesterial Court has court records'''
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:21, 24 February 2012

Template:West Virginia-stub United States  > West Virginia > Ritchie County

County Courthouse

Ritchie County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG
 RITCHIE COUNTY

115 East Main Street

Room 201

Harrisville, WV 26362

304-643-2164

  • County Clerk has birth, marriage, death probate, land, military records from 1853
  • Clerk Circuit Court has divorce Recor
  • Magesterial Court has court records

History

Parent County

1843--Ritchie County was created 18 February 1843 from Wood, Harrison and Lewis Counties.  County seat: Harrisville [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Ritchie County 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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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