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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Directories|U.S. Directories]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Virginia|West Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Virginia Directories|Directories]]''__TOC__
  
Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in [[West Virginia|West Virginia]]. For example, the Family History Library has directories for:
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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in West Virginia.  
  
'''Charleston'''
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=== Resources for West Virginia Directories  ===
  
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==== Libraries and Archives  ====
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| 1899-1900
 
| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=256514&disp=Pruden%27s+combined+business+directory+a++ film 940405 item 4]
 
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| 1922, 1930, 1940
 
| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=975.437+E4p book 975.437 E4p]
 
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'''Huntington'''
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==== Directories Online  ====
  
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*'''1882-1934''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2469 U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989] at Ancestry ($) Browse collection for Wheeling, West Virginia Directories.
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*'''1902-1960''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2469 U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989] at Ancestry ($) Browse collection for Huntington, West Virginia Directories.
| 1899-1900
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*'''1903-1958''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2469 U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989] at Ancestry ($) Browse collection for Charleston, West Virginia Directories.
| Family History Library film 940405 item 4 <br>(same as above for Charleston)
 
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| 1930
 
| Family History Library&nbsp;[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=975.442%2FH1+E4p book 975.442/H1 E4p]
 
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'''Wheeling <br>'''
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Other West Virginia cities with various years are available in the Ancestry city directories collection.
  
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*'''1895''' [http://www.distantcousin.com/Directories/WV/ Huntington, West Virginia City Directory] -free database with images.
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*'''1923''' [http://www.distantcousin.com/Directories/WV/ Clarksburg, West Virginia City Directory] -free database with images
  
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==== The Family History Library ====
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| 1839
 
| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=533745&disp=Wheeling+%28West+Virginia%29+city+direct++ fiche 6044636]
 
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| 1851
 
| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=533745&disp=Wheeling+%28West+Virginia%29+city+direct++ fiche 6044637]
 
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| 1899-1900
 
| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=256514&disp=Pruden%27s+combined+business+directory+a++ film 940405 item 4] <br>(same as above for Charleston)
 
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| 1903/4-1934
 
| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=533745&disp=Wheeling+%28West+Virginia%29+city+direct++ films 1760298-303] <br>
 
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| 1921-1922
 
| Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=975.41+E4p book 975.41 E4p]
 
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<br>To find directories for other cities in West Virginia look in the Family History Library catalog under [Town] or [County] West Virginia then click on [Directories].&nbsp;<br>
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The Family History Library has microfilmed and book directories for:
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''Charleston''
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'''1899-1934, 1940, 1991''' {{FHL|448378|subject_id|disp=Charleston, West Virginia City Directories}}<br>
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''Huntington''
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'''1891, 1900, 1902-1934, 1991''' {{FHL|448999|subject_id|disp=Huntington, West Virginia City Directories}} <br>
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''Wheeling''
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'''1837, 1839, 1851, 1867, 1871, 1882-1934''' {{FHL|448390|subject_id|disp=Wheeling, West Virginia City Directories}}
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To find directories for other cities in West Virginia look in the Family History Library catalog under [Town] or [County] West Virginia then select [Directories].<br>
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
  
*[http://west-virginia.uscity.net/ West Virginia Directories]
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*[http://www.uscitydirectories.com/wv.htm US City Directories] This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.
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{{West Virginia|West Virginia}} {{U.S. Directories}}
  
[[Category:West_Virginia|Directories]][[Category:Record_Types_of_the_United_States]]
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[[Category:West_Virginia|Directories]] [[Category:Record_Types_of_the_United_States]]

Revision as of 16:58, 13 June 2012

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Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities in West Virginia.

Resources for West Virginia Directories

Libraries and Archives

Directories Online

Other West Virginia cities with various years are available in the Ancestry city directories collection.

The Family History Library

The Family History Library has microfilmed and book directories for:

Charleston

1899-1934, 1940, 1991 Charleston, West Virginia City Directories

Huntington

1891, 1900, 1902-1934, 1991 Huntington, West Virginia City Directories

Wheeling

1837, 1839, 1851, 1867, 1871, 1882-1934 Wheeling, West Virginia City Directories


To find directories for other cities in West Virginia look in the Family History Library catalog under [Town] or [County] West Virginia then select [Directories].

Web Sites

  • US City Directories This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.