Webster County, West Virginia Genealogy
Guide to Webster County West Virginia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Webster County, West Virginia|
Location in the state of West Virginia
Location of West Virginia in the U.S.
|County Seat||Webster Springs|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Webster County Courthouse
2 Court Sq #G1
Webster Springs, WV 26288
County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate, and land records from 1887
See an interactive map of Webster County boundary changes.
Places / Localities
For tips on accessing Webster County, West Virginia Genealogy census records online, see: West Virginia Census.
Regiments. Service men in Webster County, West Virginia Genealogy served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Webster County, West Virginia Genealogy:
- - 3rd Regiment, Virginia State Line (Cavalry and Infantry) (Confederate). Companies B and I.
- - 9th Battalion, Virginia Infantry (Hansbrough's) (Confederate). Company B (Capt. William H. Mollohan's Company).
Records and histories are available, including:
- West Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865
- Civil War and Rev War for Webster County
- West Virginia, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991
Webster County, West Virginia Will Books 1888 - 1964
- West Virginia Vital Records - Birth - Death - Marriages. See also How to order West Virginia Vital Records or order electronically online.
. Includes marriages 1888-1969 - free.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Family History Library Catalog
- Cyndi's List for West Virginia
- Webster County Family Histories
- Hacker's Creek Pioneer Descedants, Inc
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Webster County, West Virginia. Page 746 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Richard L. Armstrong, 25th Virginia Infantry and 9th Battalion Virginia Infantry (Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, c1990). FHL Book 975.5 M2vr v. 71.