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== County Courthouse  ==
== County Courthouse  ==
[[Image:Webster County West Virginia Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|300px]]  
[[Image:Webster County West Virginia Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|300px|Webster County West Virginia Courthouse.JPG]]  
'''Webster County'''<br>2 Court Sq #G1<br>Webster Springs, WV 26288<br>304-847-2508  
'''Webster County'''<br>2 Court Sq #G1<br>Webster Springs, WV 26288<br>304-847-2508  
*County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate, and land records from 1887<ref name="Handybook" />
*County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate, and land records from 1887<ref name="Handybook" />  
*[http://www.websterwv.com/ Welcome to Webster County, West Virginia]
== History  ==
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:32, 27 April 2012

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Webster County, West Virginia
Map of West Virginia highlighting Webster County
Location in the state of West Virginia
Map of the U.S. highlighting West Virginia
Location of West Virginia in the U.S.
Founded 1860
County Seat Webster Springs

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

County Courthouse

Webster County West Virginia Courthouse.JPG

Webster County
2 Court Sq #G1
Webster Springs, WV 26288


Webster County, West Virginia History

Parent County

1860--Webster County was created 10 January 1860 from Nicholas, Braxton and Randolph Counties.
County seat: Webster Springs [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Webster County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties



Cemeteries of Webster County, West Virginia 

Funeral Homes in Webster County

Webster County, West Virginia Obituaries


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



Churchers of Webster County, West Virginia



Local Histories


Map of 1850 Virginia and West Virginia




Webster County, Newspaper Articles 


Webster County, West Virginia Will Books 1888 - 1964


Vital Records

West Virginia Vital Records - Birth - Death - Marriages. See also How to order West Virginia Vital Records or order electronically online.


Webster County, West Virginia Birth Records

Webster County, West Virginia Death Records

Webster County, West Virginia Marriage Records

Societies and Libraries

Libraries in Webster County

Webster County Historical Society

Family History Centers

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Web Sites


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