Pleasants County, West Virginia Genealogy Guide2016-05-14T20:03:31+00:00

Pleasants County, West Virginia Records

Pleasants County, West Virginia (Map It) was created on March 29, 1851 from portions of Ritchie County, Tyler County and Wood County. The county was named in honor of James Pleasants, Jr. (1769-1839), U.S. Senator (VA) and Governor of Virginia.

Pleasants County is bordered by Washington County, Ohio (north), Tyler County (east), Ritchie County (southeast), Wood County (southwest). A Map of Pleasants County, West Virginia contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Pleasants County Cities and Towns include Belmont, Eureka, Saint Marys, Willow Island

Pleasants County, West Virginia Courthouse Records

Pleasants County, West Virginia Courthouse
Pleasants County, WV Courthouse

The Pleasants County Courthouse is located in Saint Marys, 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 Pleasants 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.

Pleasants County, West Virginia Census Records

Pleasants County, West Virginia Vital Records

Pleasants County, West Virginia Resources

Pleasants County, West Virginia External Links