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West Virginia Census Notes

Census records prior to 1863 (the time of the split of eastern and western Virginia) will be listed in Virginia so be sure to check Virginia Census Finder for earlier census records.

Federal West Virginia Census Records are available to the public for census years: 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 & 1930. See 1790-1940 US Census Records at Ancestry.

1890 Federal WV Census schedules were destroyed by a 1921 warehouse fire. See A Fire Destroyed The 1890 Census, Bridging the 1890 Census Gap.

The 1890 Veterans and Widows Census for West Virginia did survive and is a valuable resource which is often used as a census substitute. See 1890 Veterans Schedules at Ancestry.

West Virginia State Census Records: There are not any known census records enumerated by the state of WV, however there were early censuses taken by the state of Virginia in 1782, 1783, 1784, 1785 & 1786. These early censuses would have included what is today known as West Virginia. See Heads of Families Index created from 1782-1785 Virginia state census records at Ancestry.

For help with county formations before and after the split of Virginia See: Virginia and W. Virginia Counties History.

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1890 Census -Veterans Schedules

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350 Capitol St, Room 165
Charleston, WV 25301-3701
Phone: (304) 558-2931

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Birth & death records from 1917 to the present are available at the above address.

Earlier birth & death records may be obtained from County Clerks in the individual counties.

Marriage records 1921 to the present are available at the above address.

Earlier marriage records can be obtained from County Clerks at the county level.

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1853-1970 WV Death Records

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(Part of Virginia State 1788-1863.  Statehood 1863.)


Statewide West Virginia Census Records Online

1870 Federal Census Index and 1870 Census Images

1880 Federal Census - Search and View the images

1880 Federal Census Search at Family Search

1890 Federal Census Index and Images - Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War

1900 Federal Census Index and 1900 Census Images

1910 Federal Census Index

1920 Federal Census Index

1930 Federal Census Index

1940 Federal Census Index and Images

West Virginia Census and Voter Lists at Ancestry

West Virginia Databases at World Vital Records

West Virginia Statewide Databases of Census Records & Genealogy Records

 

Other WV Statewide Genealogy Records Used as Census Substitutes

WV Statewide Revolutionary War Pensioners.  

Surnames starting with:

[A-B]     [C-D]     [E-H]     [J-M]     [N-R]     [S-Y]

 


WV Census Records Online by County

Putnam County (formed 1848 from Cabell, Kanawha & Mason)

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1880 Federal Census Records Transcription of Buffalo District

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

1911-1912 School Honor Roll

WWI Casualties


Raleigh County (formed 1850 from Fayette)

1850 Federal Census Records Index

1850 Federal Census Records Transcription

1850 Federal Census Records Transcription - Pages 1A-9B

1850 Federal Census Records Transcription - Pages 10A-18B

1850 Federal Census Records Transcription - Pages 19A-21B

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1860 Federal Census Records Index

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1870 Federal Census Records Index

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1880 Federal Census Records Transcription

1890 Federal Census - Widows and Veterans Schedules

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

1882-1890 Birth Records

1891-1900 Birth Records

WWI Casualties


Randolph County Census Records (formed 1787 from Harrison)

1810 Federal Census Records Index

1810 Federal Census Index and 1810 Census Transcript

1810 Federal Census Records Transcription

1820 Federal Census Records Index

1820 Federal Census Records Transcription

1830 Federal Census Records Index

1830 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 102-111

1830 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 112-121

1830 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 122-130

1840 Census of Pensioners

1840 Federal Census Records Index

1840 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 241-247

1840 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 248-254

1840 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 255-261

1840 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 262-268

1840 Federal Census Transcription - Pages 269-274

1850 Federal Census Records Index

 

1850 Federal Census Index.  Surnames starting with:
[A-D]   [E-K]   [L-R]   [S-V]   [W-Z]
1850 Federal Census Transcription.  Pages:
[23A-31B]   [32A-40B]   [41A-49B]   [50A-58B]
[59A-67B]   [68A-76B]   [77A-83A]

 

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule Index

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1860 Federal Census Records Index

1860 Federal Census Index and 1860 Census Transcript

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule Index

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1870 Federal Census Records Index

1870 Federal Census Index and 1870 Census Transcript

1880 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1890 Federal Census - Veterans and Widows Enumeration Districts

1890 Federal Census - Veterans and Widows Schedule

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

Revolutionary War Pension List

WWI Casualties


Ritchie County (formed 1843 from Harrison, Lewis & Wood)

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames A-D

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames E-H

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames J-M

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames N-R

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames S-V

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames W-Z

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1860 Federal Census Mortality Schedule

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1870 Federal Census Mortality Schedule

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1900 Federal Census Index of ED 89 - Surnames A-L

1900 Federal Census Index of ED 89 - Surnames M-Z 

1900 Federal Census Transcription of ED 89 - Pages 91A-93B

1900 Federal Census Transcription of ED 89 - Pages 94A-96B

1900 Federal Census Transcription of ED 89 - Pages97A-100A

1900 Federal Census Transcription of ED 89 - Pages 100B-103A

1900 Federal Census Transcription of ED 89 - Pages 103B-106A

1900 Federal Census Transcription of ED 89 - Pages 106B-108B

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

1853-1874 Death Records - Files arranged by year

1869 Birth Records

1910 History of Ritchie County

WWI Casualties


Roane County (formed 1856 from Gilmer, Jackson & Kanawha)

1860 Federal Census - Heads of Households

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1870 Federal Census - Heads of Households

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

First Settlers of Mill Creek - Elk Fork Area

Pioneers of Roane County, WV

Roane County Family Histories Index

WWI Casualties


Summers County (formed 1871 from Greenbrier, Mercer & Monroe)

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

Other Records

Confederate Soldiers

1911-1912 School Honor Roll


Taylor County (formed 1844 from Barbour, Harrison, Marion & Preston)

1850 Federal Census Index and 1850 Census Records

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1860 Federal Census Index and 1860 Census Records

1860 Federal Census Images with Index to Images

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1870 Federal Census Index linked to 1870 Census Images

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1883 Pensioners on the Roll

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1900 Federal Census Index linked to 1900 Census Images

1910 Federal Census Images

1920 Federal Census Images

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Images

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

1853-1890 Death Records

1923 Biographies - Abstracted from The History of West Virginia Old and New

Early Settlers and History

WWI Casualties


Tucker County Census Records (formed 1856 from Randolph)

1850-1885 Census - Mortality Schedules (partial)

1860 Federal Census Records Index

1860 Federal Census Records Index at USGenWeb

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1870 Federal Census Records

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1883 Pensioners on the Roll

 

1900 Federal Census Index surnames starting with: (partial)
[A-C]     [D-G]     [H-K]     [L-N]     [O-R]     [S]     [T-Z]

 

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1900 Federal Census Records at USGenWeb Census Project

1900 Federal Census Transcription

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

1856-1859 Death Records

1857-1858 Birth Records

WWI Casualties

WWI Draft Registrations


Tyler County (formed 1814 from Ohio)

1820 Federal Census Index

1820 Federal Census Records Transcription

1830 Federal Census Images

1830 Federal Census Images with linked index

1850 Federal Census Index by SK Publications

 

1850 Federal Census Index.  Surnames starting with:
[A-D]   [E-K]   [L-R]   [S-Z]
1850 Federal Census Transcription.  Pages:
[322A-330B]   [331A-333B]   [334A-339B]   [340A-346A]   [346B-348B]
[349A-357B]   [358A-358B]   [359A-366B]   [367A-371A]   [371B-375B]
[376A-383B]   [384A-384B]   [385A-387A]

 

1850 Federal Census Transcription at Genealogy Trails

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule at Genealogy Trails

1860 Federal Census Transcription for Middlebourne

1860 Federal Census Transcription for Sistersville

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule at Genealogy Trails

1880 Federal Census 1% Sampling

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1940 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

Other Records

1825 Tax List

1841 Schoolmasters

1911-1912 School Honor Roll

Civil War Pension List of 1882

Revolutionary War Pensioners

WWI Casualties

WWII Casualties

 

 

 

 

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