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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 variety of genealogical material has been published in periodicals. An index to several significant periodicals and other published sources is:  
  
Swem, Earl Gregg. ''Virginia Historical Index: in two volumes''. 1934-36, Reprint. Gloucester, Massachusetts: Peter Smith, 1965. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=65243&disp=Virginia+historical+index%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book 977.5 H22s]; [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=65243&disp=Virginia+historical+index%20%20&columns=*,0,0 fiche 6046961]; 1965 reprint on [[485948|films 485948-49]].)
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*Swem, Earl Gregg. ''Virginia Historical Index: in 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}}
  
 
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:  
 
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:  
  
''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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=975.43+D25j book 975.43 D25j].)
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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].
  
''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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=975.41+B2t book 975.41 B2t; Volumes 1-11 and 13 on fiche 6048907-18].) Covers Marshall, Tyler, and Wetzel Counties.
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
Doman, John Frederick''. The Virginia Genealogist''. 1957-. Published by John Frederick Dorman, P.O. Box 4883, Washington, DC 20008. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=33159&disp=The+Virginia+genealogist%20%20&columns=*,0,0 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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[http://www.lva.lib.va.us/whatwehave/news/index.htm Library Virginia Archives]  
 
 
''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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=800435&disp=v%2E+29%2D30+%281974%2D1976%29%20%20&columns=*,0,0 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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlehitlist&columns=*%2C0%2C0&callno=975.4+B2wh book 975.4 B2wh].)
 
 
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
  
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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[[Category:West_Virginia|Periodicals]]
 
[[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