Tucker County, West Virginia Records
Tucker County, West Virginia (Map It) was created on March 7, 1856 from portions of Randolph County. The county was named in honor of Henry St. George Tucker (1780-1848), U.S. Congressman (VA) and Virginia Supreme Court.
Tucker County is bordered by Preston County (north), Grant County (east), Randolph County (south), Barbour County (west). A Map of Tucker County, West Virginia contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Tucker County Cities and Towns include Canaan Valley, Davis, Hambleton, Hendricks, Parsons, Red Creek, Saint George, Thomas
Tucker County, West Virginia Courthouse Records
Tucker County, WV Courthouse
The Tucker County Courthouse is located in Parsons, 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 Tucker 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.
- Tucker County Clerk has Birth / Death Records from 1856, Marriage Records from 1856, Land Records from 1856 and Probate Records from 1856.
- Tucker County Clerk of Circuit Court has Court Records from 1856.
Tucker County, West Virginia Census Records
- Learn More: State of West Virginia Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: Virginia, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1607-1890
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Tucker County, West Virginia Vital Records
- Learn More: State of West Virginia Vital Records
- Birth & Death Records: from January 1917 to present
- Marriage Records: from 1921 to present.
- Divorce Records: from 1968 to present
- Locations: West Virginia Office of Vital Statistics
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Death Certificate Applications.
- In Person: Vital Registration, Division of Health, 350 Capitol St, Rm 165, Charleston, WV 25301-3701; (304) 558-2931; Info: (304) 558-2931
Tucker County, West Virginia Resources
- Tucker County Historical Society, Town Building, PO Box 13, Hambleton, WV 26269; Phone: (304) 478-2916
- Tucker County Historic Landmarks Commission
- Tucker County, West Virginia Message Boards
- Tucker County, West Virginia Genealogy Forum
Tucker County, West Virginia External Links
- Historical Newspapers from West Virginia (1808 - 1904)
- Tucker County, West Virginia Books - Amazon
- Tucker Co., West Virginia - FindaGrave
- Tucker County Encyclopedia
- Tucker County, West Virginia Links - Cyndi's List
- Tucker Co. WVGenweb
- Tucker County, West Virginia Ancestry Database Collections
- Tucker County, West Virginia Military Records