Putnam County, West Virginia Genealogy
|Putnam County, West Virginia|
Location in the state of West Virginia
Location of West Virginia in the U.S.
|Founded||March 11, 1848|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
3389 Winfield Road
Winfield WV 25213
- County Clerk has birth records from 1848, death records from 1853
- Marriage and probate records from 1853
- Land records from 1841
- Circuit Court Clerk has divorce and court records
See an interactive map of Putnam County boundary changes.
Places / Localities
For tips on accessing Putnam County, West Virginia Genealogy census records online, see: West Virginia Census.
Join us in indexing the 1940 Census
- [Rust] Rust, Ellsworth Marshall. Rust of Virginia: Genealogical and Biographical Sketches of the Descendants of William Rust, 1654-1940. Washington, D.C.: Rust, 1940. FHL Book 929.273 R922re.
West Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865
West Virginia,Naturalization Records, 1814-1991
Putnam County, West Virginia Will Books 1847 - 1968
West Virginia Will Books
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Family History Library Catalog
- CYNDI'S List West Virginia
- Putnam County, West Virginia Various Microfilm Records at the Library of Virginia
Learning How to Edit our Wiki Sites
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- "Putnam County, West Virginia," Wikipedia.