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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:
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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:  
  
 
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]].)  
 
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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''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.  
 
''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.  
  
''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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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.  
  
''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.)  
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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 [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 book 975.4 B2wh.)  
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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. (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  ===
 
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Revision as of 16:02, 29 October 2008

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 book 977.5 H22s; fiche 6046961; 1965 reprint on films 485948-49.)

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. (Family History Library 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. (Family History Library book 975.41 B2t; Volumes 1-11 and 13 on fiche 6048907-18.) Covers Marshall, Tyler, and Wetzel Counties.

Doman, John Frederick. The 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.

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

http://www.lva.lib.va.us/whatwehave/news/index.htm

http://www.wvculture.org/history/journal_wvh/toc-vol.html