Barbour County, West Virginia Records

Barbour County, West Virginia (Map It) was created on March 3, 1843 from portions of Harrison County, Lewis County and Randolph County. The county was named in honor of Philip Pendleton Barbour (1783-1841), U.S. Speaker of the House.

Barbour County is bordered by Taylor County (north), Tucker County (east), Randolph County (southeast), Upshur County (southwest), Harrison County (west), Preston County (northeast). A Map of Barbour County, West Virginia contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Barbour County Cities and Towns include Belington, Brownton, Galloway, Junior, Kasson, Moatsville, Philippi, Volga

Barbour County, West Virginia Courthouse Records

Barbour County, West Virginia Courthouse
Barbour County, WV Courthouse

The Barbour County Courthouse is located in Philippi, West Virginia. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in  Barbour county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

Until 1863 West Virginia was part of Virginia, See Virginia State Records for Info and links for years prior to 1863.

Barbour County, West Virginia Census Records

Barbour County, West Virginia Vital Records

Barbour County, West Virginia Resources

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