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| state = West Virginia
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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Mingo County, West Virginia|Mingo County]]''
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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'''Mingo County'''<br>P&nbsp;O&nbsp;Box 1197<br>Williamson, WV 25661-1197<br> 304-235-0330
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*County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1895 and burial records from 1959
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*Clerk of Court has divorce, probate and court records<ref name="Handybook"/>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1895'''--Mingo County was&nbsp;created 30 January 1895&nbsp;from [[Logan County, West Virginia|Logan]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Williamson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1895'''--Mingo County was&nbsp;created 30 January 1895&nbsp;from [[Logan County, West Virginia|Logan]] County.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Williamson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
*Mingo County P&nbsp;O&nbsp;Box 1197 Williamson, WV&nbsp; 25661-25661-1197 304-235-0330
 
*County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1895 &amp; burial records from 1959,&nbsp; Clerk of Court has divorce, probate and court records
 
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Mingo County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/westvirginia/wv-maps.html boundary changes].
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See an interactive map of Mingo County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/westvirginia/wv-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
'''Census'''
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==== Census ====
  
'''<br>{{WVcensus}}'''
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{{WVcensus}}
  
<br>Join us in indexing the [https://www.familysearch.org/1940census 1940 Census]  
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Join us in indexing the [https://www.familysearch.org/1940census 1940 Census]  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/wv/map.htm Map of 1850 Virginia and West Virginia]
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[http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/wv/map.htm Map of 1850 Virginia and West Virginia]  
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
West Virginia, Civil War [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1932429 Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865]
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*West Virginia, Civil War {{RecordSearch|1932429|Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}}
  
'''Naturalization'''
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==== Naturalization ====
  
'''West Virgina, [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1909003 Naturalization Records, 1814-1991]<br>
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*West Virginia, {{RecordSearch|1909003|Naturalization Records, 1814-1991}}
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
West Virginia [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1909099Taxation  Will Books]
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*West Virginia {{RecordSearch|1909099|Will Books}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
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{{WVvital}}  
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
'''Family History Hall of Fame<br>'''"May we preserve their memories &amp; Contributions!"<br>Please write about deceased historians &amp; Genealogist!
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'''Mingo County Genealogical Society'''<br>P&nbsp;O&nbsp;Box 2581<br>Williamson, WV 25661
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'''Family History Hall of Fame<br>'''"May we preserve their memories &amp; Contributions!"<br>Please write about deceased historians &amp; Genealogist!  
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'''Family History Centers'''
  
'''Family History Centers<br>'''
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The closest family history centers are the [[Huntington_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center|Huntington Family History Center]] and the [[Charleston_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center|Charleston Family History Center]].
  
*Mingo County Genealogical Society&nbsp; P&nbsp;O&nbsp;Box 2581 Williamson, WV 25661
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
*Introduction to LDS Family History Centers. The closest family history centers are in the[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Huntington_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center Huntington Family History Center ]and the [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Charleston_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center Charleston Family History Center]&nbsp;i[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|ntroduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*{{FHL|West+Virginia%2C+Mingo|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|West+Virginia%2C+Mingo|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/wv CYNDI'S List West Virginia]
  
[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/wv CYNDI'S List West Virginia]
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== References  ==
  
== References  ==
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<references /> {{West Virginia|West Virginia}}
  
<references />
 
{{West Virginia|West Virginia}}
 
 
[[Category:Mingo_County,_West_Virginia]]
 
[[Category:Mingo_County,_West_Virginia]]

Revision as of 04:59, 9 March 2012

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Mingo County, West Virginia
Map
Map of West Virginia highlighting Mingo County
Location in the state of West Virginia
Map of the U.S. highlighting West Virginia
Location of West Virginia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1895
County Seat Williamson
Courthouse


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

County Courthouse

Mingo County
P O Box 1197
Williamson, WV 25661-1197
304-235-0330

  • County Clerk has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1895 and burial records from 1959
  • Clerk of Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1895--Mingo County was created 30 January 1895 from Logan County.
County seat: Williamson [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Mingo County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Join us in indexing the 1940 Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Map of 1850 Virginia and West Virginia

Military

Naturalization

Newspapers

Probate

Vital Records

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


Societies and Libraries

Mingo County Genealogical Society
P O Box 2581
Williamson, WV 25661

Family History Hall of Fame
"May we preserve their memories & Contributions!"
Please write about deceased historians & Genealogist!

Family History Centers

The closest family history centers are the Huntington Family History Center and the Charleston Family History Center.

Web Sites

References

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