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{{West Virginia-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]&nbsp;&gt; Tucker County'' <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Tucker County
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| state = West Virginia
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| founded year = 1856
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| seat wl = Parsons
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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]&nbsp; [[Tucker County, West Virginia|Tucker County]]''
  
== History ==
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== County Courthouse ==
  
==== Parent County ====
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[[Image:Tucker County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG|thumb|right|200px]]
  
'''1856--'''Tucker County was&nbsp;created 7 March 1856&nbsp;from [[Randolph County, West Virginia|Randolph]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Parsons <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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[http://www.courtreference.com/tucker-County-West-Virginia-Courts.htm Tucker County Courthouse]<br>215 1st Street<br>Parsons, WV 26287<br>Phone: 304-478-2414  
 
 
Tucker County
 
 
 
215 1st Street
 
 
 
Parsons, WV 26287
 
 
 
304-478-2414
 
 
 
*County Clerk has bird, marriage, death since 1856
 
*Clerk Circuit Court has Divorce &amp; Court Records &amp; Naturalization Records
 
  
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County Clerk has bird, marriage, death since 1856 Clerk Circuit Court has Divorce &amp; Court Records &amp; Naturalization Records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tucker County, West Virginia. Page 746 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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== History  ==
  
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==== Parent County  ====
  
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'''1856--'''Tucker County was&nbsp;created 7 March 1856&nbsp;from [[Randolph County, West Virginia|Randolph]] County.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Parsons <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== '''Census''' ====
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{{WVcensus}}  
 
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Court  
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==== Maps  ====
 
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[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]  
  
<br>'''Military'''
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==== 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'''
 
 
 
 
 
'''<br>West Virgina, [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1909003 Naturalization Records, 1814-1991]<br>Newspapers
 
  
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==== Naturalization ====
  
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*West Virginia, {{RecordSearch|1909003|Naturalization Records, 1814-1991}}
  
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==== Probate  ====
  
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Tucker County, West Virginia [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.familysearch.org%2Frecords%2Fwaypoint%2F14030642%3Fcc%3D1909099 Will Books 1825 - 1970]
  
<br>West Virginia [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1909099 Will Books]
 
  
  
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*West Virginia {{RecordSearch|1909099|Will Books}}
  
Taxation  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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{{WVvital}}Church <br>
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/wv Cyndi's List for West Virginia]
  
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 18:06, 29 May 2012

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Tucker County, West Virginia
Map
Map of West Virginia highlighting Tucker 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 1856
County Seat Parsons
Courthouse


United States  Gotoarrow.png  West Virginia  Tucker County

County Courthouse

Tucker County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG

Tucker County Courthouse
215 1st Street
Parsons, WV 26287
Phone: 304-478-2414

County Clerk has bird, marriage, death since 1856 Clerk Circuit Court has Divorce & Court Records & Naturalization Records[1]

History

Parent County

1856--Tucker County was created 7 March 1856 from Randolph County.
County seat: Parsons [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Tucker County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Map of 1850 Virginia and West Virginia

Military

Naturalization

Newspapers

Probate

Tucker County, West Virginia Will Books 1825 - 1970


Taxation

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

  

Family History Centers

Web Sites

Learning How toEdit our Wiki Sites

Hands on keyboard.png Genealogy courses: Learn how to research from an expert in Fun Five Minute Genealogy Videos.


References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tucker County, West Virginia. Page 746 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).