West Virginia Directories
Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in West Virginia.
Resources for West Virginia Directories
Libraries and Archives
- 1882-1934 U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 at Ancestry ($) Browse collection for Wheeling, West Virginia Directories.
- 1902-1960 U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 at Ancestry ($) Browse collection for Huntington, West Virginia Directories.
- 1903-1958 U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 at Ancestry ($) Browse collection for Charleston, West Virginia Directories.
Other West Virginia cities with various years are available in the Ancestry city directories collection.
- 1895 Huntington, West Virginia City Directory -free database with images.
- 1923 Clarksburg, West Virginia City Directory -free database with images
The Family History Library
The Family History Library has microfilmed and book directories for:
1899-1934, 1940, 1991 Charleston, West Virginia City Directories
1891, 1900, 1902-1934, 1991 Huntington, West Virginia City Directories
1837, 1839, 1851, 1867, 1871, 1882-1934 Wheeling, West Virginia City Directories
To find directories for other cities in West Virginia look in the Family History Library catalog under [Town] or [County] West Virginia then select [Directories].
- US City Directories This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.