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A variety of genealogical material has been published in periodicals. An index to several significant periodicals and other published sources is Earl Gregg Swem, ''Virginia Historical Index'', Two Volumes in four, 1934-36, Reprint (Gloucester, Massachusetts: Peter Smith, 1965; Family History Library book 977.5 H22s; fiche 6046961; 1965 reprint on films 485948-49).
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A variety of genealogical material has been published in periodicals. An index to several significant periodicals and other published sources is:  
  
A list of helpful periodicals that include pre-1863 West Virginia is included under [[Virginia Periodicals|Virginia Periodicals]]. Other major genealogical periodicals helpful for [[Portal:West Virginia|West Virginia]] are:
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*Swem, Earl Gregg. ''Virginia Historical Index: in&nbsp;two volumes''. 1934-36, Reprint. Gloucester, Massachusetts: Peter Smith, 1965. {{FHL|65243|item|disp=FHL fiche 6046961; book 977.5 H22s}}; 1965 reprint on {{FHL|69794|item|disp=FHL films 485948-49}}
  
''The Journal of the Kanawha Valley Genealogical Society''. 1977-. Published by the Kanawha Valley Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 8555, South Charleston, West Virginia 25303-8555. (Family History Library book 975.43 D25j.)
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A list of helpful periodicals that include pre-1863 West Virginia is included under [[Virginia Periodicals|Virginia Periodicals]]. Other major genealogical periodicals helpful for [[West Virginia|West Virginia]] are:
  
''Tri-County Researcher''. 1976-. Published by Linda Goddard Stout, P.O. Box 196, Proctor, West Virginia 26055-0196, Telephone: 304-455-3203. (Family History Library book 975.41 B2t; Volumes 1-11 and 13 are on fiche 6048907-18.) Covers Marshall, Tyler, and Wetzel Counties.  
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*''The Journal of the Kanawha Valley Genealogical Society''. 1977-. Published by the Kanawha Valley Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 8555, South Charleston, West Virginia 25303-8555. {{FHL|1003314|item|disp=FHL book 975.43 D25j}}
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*''Tri-County Researcher''. 1976-. Published by Linda Goddard Stout, P.O. Box 196, Proctor, West Virginia 26055-0196, Telephone: 304-455-3203. {{FHL|47131|disp=FHL fiche 6048907-18; book 975.41 B2t}} Covers Marshall, Tyler, and Wetzel Counties.
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*Dorman, John Frederick''. The Virginia Genealogist''. 1957-. Published by John Frederick Dorman, P.O. Box 4883, Washington, DC 20008. {{FHL|33159|item|disp=FHL films 844855 item 2-4, and 844856-7; book 975.5 B2vg}} There are cumulative indexes for volumes 1-35.
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*''West Augusta Historical and Genealogical Society Newsletter''. 1944-. Published by the West Augusta Historical and Genealogical Society, 2515 10th Avenue, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26101-5829. (Family History Library {{FHL|800435|item|disp=FHL book 975.422 D25t}}
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*''West Virginia History: A Quarterly Magazine''. 1939-. Published by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Cultural Center, Capitol Complex, Charleston, West Virginia, 25305-0300. {{FHL|975.4 B2wh|disp=FHL book 975.4 B2wh}}
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*''West Virginia Historical Magazine Quarterly''. 5 vols. 1901-1905. For free online access, see [http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Source:West_Virginia_Historical_and_Antiquarian_Society._West_Virginia_Historical_Magazine_Quarterly WeRelate].
  
''Virginia Genealogist''. 1957-. Published by John Frederick Dorman, P.O. Box 4883, Washington, DC 20008. (Family History Library book 975.5 B2vg; Volumes 1-12, 21-35 on films 844855 item 2-4 and 844856-7.) There are cumulative indexes for volumes 1-35.
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=== Web Sites  ===
 
 
''West Augusta Historical and Genealogical Society Newsletter''. 1944-. Published by the West Augusta Historical and Genealogical Society, 2515 10th Avenue, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26101-5829. (Family History Library book 975.422 D25t.)
 
 
 
''West Virginia History: A Quarterly Magazine''. 1939-. Published by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Cultural Center, Capitol Complex, Charleston, West Virginia, 25305-0300. (Family History Library book 975.4 B2wh.)
 
  
=== Web Sites  ===
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[http://www.lva.lib.va.us/whatwehave/news/index.htm Library Virginia Archives]
  
http://www.lva.lib.va.us/whatwehave/news/index.htm
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[http://www.wvculture.org/history/journal_wvh/toc-vol.html ''West Virginia History'' 1990-1997]
  
http://www.wvculture.org/history/journal_wvh/toc-vol.html
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{{West Virginia|West Virginia}}
  
[[Category:West_Virginia]]
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[[Category:West_Virginia|Periodicals]]

Revision as of 18:00, 13 June 2012

A variety of genealogical material has been published in periodicals. An index to several significant periodicals and other published sources is:

A list of helpful periodicals that include pre-1863 West Virginia is included under Virginia Periodicals. Other major genealogical periodicals helpful for West Virginia are:

  • The Journal of the Kanawha Valley Genealogical Society. 1977-. Published by the Kanawha Valley Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 8555, South Charleston, West Virginia 25303-8555. FHL book 975.43 D25j
  • Tri-County Researcher. 1976-. Published by Linda Goddard Stout, P.O. Box 196, Proctor, West Virginia 26055-0196, Telephone: 304-455-3203. FHL fiche 6048907-18; book 975.41 B2t Covers Marshall, Tyler, and Wetzel Counties.
  • Dorman, John Frederick. The Virginia Genealogist. 1957-. Published by John Frederick Dorman, P.O. Box 4883, Washington, DC 20008. FHL films 844855 item 2-4, and 844856-7; book 975.5 B2vg There are cumulative indexes for volumes 1-35.
  • West Augusta Historical and Genealogical Society Newsletter. 1944-. Published by the West Augusta Historical and Genealogical Society, 2515 10th Avenue, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26101-5829. (Family History Library FHL book 975.422 D25t
  • West Virginia History: A Quarterly Magazine. 1939-. Published by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Cultural Center, Capitol Complex, Charleston, West Virginia, 25305-0300. FHL book 975.4 B2wh
  • West Virginia Historical Magazine Quarterly. 5 vols. 1901-1905. For free online access, see WeRelate.

Web Sites

Library Virginia Archives

West Virginia History 1990-1997