Mineral County, West Virginia Genealogy
Guide to Mineral County West Virginia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Mineral County, West Virginia|
Location in the state of West Virginia
Location of West Virginia in the U.S.
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Mineral County Courthouse
150 Armstrong Street
Keyser, WV 26726-3505
County Clerk has birth, marriage death, probate, and land records from 1866
See an interactive map of Mineral County boundary changes.
Places / Localities
For tips on accessing Mineral County, West Virginia Genealogy census records online, see: West Virginia Census.
Join us in indexing the 1940 Census
Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Mineral County families include:
- O'Dell, Cecil. Pioneers of Old Frederick County, Virginia. Marceline, Mo.: Walsworth Pub. Co., 1995. FHL Collection. One of the most impressively researched one-place studies in the United States. In a review, Dorman stated "Comprehensive studies such as this appear only rarely. This volume should be in every Virginia genealogical collection."
- West Virginia, Civil War Newspapers Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865
West Virginia, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991
- West Virginia Will Books
- West Virginia Vital Records - Birth - Death - Marriages. See also How to order West Virginia Vital Records or order electronically online.
. Includes marriages 1866-1969 - free.
Societies and Libraries
Mineral County Historical Landmark Commission
Burlington, West Virginia 26710
- Family History Library Catalog
- Cyndi's List for West Virginia
- Mineral County, West Virginia Various records on Microfilm at the Library of Virginia
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Mineral County, West Virginia. Page 744 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- John Frederick Dorman, "Review of Pioneers of Old Frederick County, Virginia," in The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 39, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1995):236.