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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]&nbsp;&gt; Lewis County'' <br>
 
{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]&nbsp;&gt; Lewis County'' <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1816'''--Lewis County was created 18 December 1816&nbsp;from [[Harrison_County,_West_Virginia|Harrison]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Weston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1816'''--Lewis County was created 18 December 1816&nbsp;from [[Harrison County, West Virginia|Harrison]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Weston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Braxton_County,_West_Virginia|Braxton]]
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*[[Braxton County, West Virginia|Braxton]]  
*[[Doddridge_County,_West_Virginia|Doddridge]]
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*[[Doddridge County, West Virginia|Doddridge]]  
*[[Gilmer_County,_West_Virginia|Gilmer]]
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*[[Gilmer County, West Virginia|Gilmer]]  
*[[Harrison_County,_West_Virginia|Harrison]]
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*[[Harrison County, West Virginia|Harrison]]  
*[[Upshur_County,_West_Virginia|Upshur]]
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*[[Upshur County, West Virginia|Upshur]]  
*[[Webster_County,_West_Virginia|Webster]]
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*[[Webster County, West Virginia|Webster]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 15:59, 22 April 2010

United States  > West Virginia > Lewis County
Wv-lewis.png

County Courthouse

Lewis County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG

History

Parent County

1816--Lewis County was created 18 December 1816 from Harrison County.  County seat: Weston [1]

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

Web Sites

References

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