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Berkeley County, West Virginia Microfilm

 

 

Reel No. ILL
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Local Records Categories and Contents

   
Court Records
   

County Court

1   Abstracts of County Court Record Books, 1772-1774 259 p.
2   Execution Book 7, 1810-1817 397 p., index.
3   Order Book 1, 1772-1773 index, 517 p.
3   Order Book 2, 1773-1777 index, 536 p.
4   Order Book 3, 1777-1779 index, 438 p.
4   Order Book 4, 1779-1782 index, 542 p.
4   Order Book 5, 1782-1784 index, 342 p.
5   Order Book 6, 1784-1785 index, 516
5   Order Book 7, 1785-1786 pp. 19-434
5   Order Book, 1792-1793 536 p.
2   Order Book, 1795-1815 85 p.
2   Order Book, 1798 692 p.
6   Order Book, 1798-1799 index, 447 p.
6   Order Book, 1799 542 p.
2   Order Book, 1803-1804 unpaged.
7   Order Book, 1873-1876 index, 489 p.
7   Order Book, 1876-1879 index, 514 p.
7   Order Book, 1879-1880 index, 210 p.
8   Order Book, 1881-1896 index, 502 p.
8   Order Book, 1896-1907 index, 509 p.
62   Index to Law and Chancery Causes (Plantiffs), pp. 31-409.
 
Fiduciary Records
50   Administrators' Bonds 1, 1773-1791, 190 p.
50   Administrators' Bonds 2, 1792-1803, 211 p.
50   Administrators' Bonds 3, 1804-1817, 226 p.
50   Administrators' Bonds, 1809-1821 (Circuit Court), pp. 1-8, 55-60.
51   Administrators' Bonds 5, 1825-1835, 215 p.
51   Administrators' Bonds 6, 1836-1847, 240 p.
69   Administrators' Bonds, 1924-1926. index, 198 p.
52   Executors' Bonds 1, 1774-1792, 189 p.
52   Executors' Bonds 2, 1792-1811, 195 p.
52   Executors' Bonds 3, 1812-1824, 132 p.
52   Executors' Bonds 4, 1826-1847. 97 p.
52   Executors' Bonds 5, 1842-1847, 27 p.
69   Executors' Bond Book 1 (Second Series), 1873-1891, index 202 p.
69   Executors' Bond Book 2 (Second Series), 1891-1901, index, 195 p.
69   Executors' Bond Book 3, 1901-1911, index, 196 p.
69   Executors' Bond Book 4, 1911-1918, index, 200 p.
69   Executors' Bond Book 5, 1918-1928, index, 400 p.
54   Guardians' Bond Book, 1865-1873, index, 103 p.
53   Orphans' Bonds 1, 1776-1796, 137 p.
53   Orphans' Bonds 2, 1797-1808, 208 p.
54   Orphans' Bonds 3, 1816-1837, 271 p.
54   Orphans' Bonds 4, 1838-1847, 100 p.
63   Probate Loose Papers, 1772-1885 (A), 241 p.
63   Probate Loose Papers, 1772-1885 (B), 1677 p.
64   Probate Loose Papers, 1772-1885 (C-H), 2008 p.
65   Probate Loose Papers, 1772-1885 (H-M), 1977 p.
66   Probate Loose Papers, 1772-1885 (M-R), 1999 p.
67   Probate Loose Papers, 1772-1885 (S-V), 2008 p.
68   Probate Loose Papers, 1772-1885 (V-Z), 936 p.
69   Record of Personal Representatives, Guardians, and Committees (Circuit Court), 35 p.
 
Land Records
16   Deed Book 1, 1772-1773, index, 439 p.
16   Deed Book 2, 1773-1774, index, 359 p.
17   Deed Book 3, 1774-1776, index, 560 p.
17   Deed Book 4, 1776-1778, index, 557 p.
18   Deed Book 5, 1778-1782, index, 776 p.
19   Deed Book 6, 1782-1785, 559 p.
19   Deed Book 7, 1786-1787, index, 360 p.
19   Deed Book 8, 1787-1788, index, 366 p.
20   Deed Book 9, 1788-1791, index, 556 p.
20   Deed Book 10, 1791-1792, index, 389 p.
21   Deed Book 11, 1792-1795, 730 p.
22   Deed Book 12, 1795-1796, index, 537 p.
22   Deed Book 13, 1796-1797, index, 498 p.
23   Deed Book 15, 1797-1799, index, 640 p.
23   Deed Book 16, 1799-1801, index, 572 p.
24   Deed Book 17, 1801-1802, index, 560 p.
24   Deed Book 18, 1802-1804, 527 p.
25   Deed Book 19, 1804-1806, 708 p.
25   Deed Book 20, 1806-1808, 443 p.
26   Deed Book 21, 1808, 556 p.
26   Deed Book 23, 1811-1812, 446 p.
27   Deed Book 24, 1812-1813, 448 p.
27   Deed Book 25, 1813-1814, 448 p.
28   Deed Book 26, 1814-1815, 548 p.
28   Deed Book 27, 1815-1816, 546 p.
29   Deed Book 29, 1817-1818, 554 p.
29   Deed Book 30, 1818-1819, 573 p.
30   Deed Book 31, 1819-1821, 553 p.
30   Deed Book 32, 1821-1822, 532 p.
31   Deed Book 33, 1822-1823, 436 p.
31   Deed Book 34, 1823-1824, 443 p.
31   Deed Book 35, 1824-1826, 430 p.
32   Deed Book 36, 1825-1827, 436 p.
32   Deed Book 39, 1829-1832, index, 428 p.
33   Deed Book 40, 1832-1834, 810 p.
34   Deed Book 41, 1835-1837, 750 p.
34   Deed Book 43, 1838-1839, 519 p.
35   Deed Book 44, 1839-1840, 510 p.
35   Deed Book 45, 1841, 491 p.
36   Deed Book 46, 1841-1842, 542 p.
36   Deed Book 47, 1843, 514 p.
37   Deed Book 48, 1843-1845, 568 p.
37   Deed Book 49, 1845-1846, 531 p.
38   Deed Book 50, 1846-1847, 457 p.
38   Deed Book 51, 1847-1848, index, 486 p.
39   Deed Book 52, 1847-1850, 750 p.
40   Deed Book 53, 1850-1851, 653 p.
40   Deed Book 54, 1851-1852, 509 p.
41   Deed Book 55, 1852-1854, 425 p.
41   Deed Book 57, 1855-1856, 457 p.
41   Deed Book 58, 1856-1857, 354 p.
42   Deed Book 59, 1856-1857, 156 p.
42   Deed Book 60, 1858-1859, index, 464 p.
42   Deed Book 61, 1859-1861, index, 452 p.
43   Deed Book 63, 1864-1866, index, 544 p.
43   Deed Book 64, 1866-1867, index, 558 p.
44   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (A-B), 1772-1926, 522 p.
44   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (C-D), 1772-1926, 474 p.
44   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (E-G), 1772-1926, 540 p.
44   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (H-J), 1772-1926, 496 p.
45   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (K-Mc), 1772-1926, 510 p.
45   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (M-O), 1772-1926, 528 p.
45   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (P-R), 1772-1926, 596 p.
45   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (S), 1772-1926, 508 p.
46   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (T-V), 1772-1926, 358 p.
46   General Index to Deeds, Grantors (W-Z), 1772-1926, 554 p.
47   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (A-B), 1772-1926, 518 p.
47   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (C-D), 1772-1926, 475 p.
47   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (E-G), 1772-1926, 554 p.
47   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (H-J), 1772-1926, 500 p.
48   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (K-Mc), 1772-1926, 506 p.
48   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (M-O), 1772-1926, 532 p.
48   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (P-R), 1772-1926, 588 p.
48   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (S), 1772-1926, 512 p.
49   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (T-V), 1772-1926, 356 p.
49   General Index to Deeds, Grantees (W-Z), 1772-1926, 556 p.
 

Marriage Records and Vital Statistics

9   Births vol. 1, 1865-1881 index, 125 p.
9   Births vol. 2, 1882-1902 index, 129 p.
10   Marriage Licenses Index, 1789-1815 180 p.
10   Marriage Licenses Index, 1816-1851 260 p.
11   Marriage Licenses A-S, 1850-1890 (mislabeled A-M) pp. 261-838.
12   Register of Births 4, 1887-1892 index, 319 p.
12   Register of Births 5, 1892-1898 index, 319 p.
12   Register of Births 6, 1896-1903 index, 319 p.
13   Register of Births and Deaths 2, 1869-1878 600 p.
13   Register of Births and Deaths 3, 1879-1889 254 p.
13   Register of Births and Deaths 4, 1890-1900 225 p.
14   Register of Deaths, 1865-1903 index, 116 p.
14   Register of Deaths 2, 1887-1896 index, 313 p.
14   Register of Deaths 3, 1896-1906 index, 279 p.
14   Register of Deaths 4, 1906-1917 index, 237 p.
 

Tax and Fiscal Records

1   Names of Early Land Owners Taken from Tax Commissioners’ Books, 1784-1794 161 p.
 

Wills

55   Will Book 1, 1772-1788, index, 496 p.
55   Will Book 2, 1788-1796, index, 393 p.
56   Will Book 3, 1796-1805, index, 720 p.
56   Will Book 4, 1805-1812, index, 516 p.
57   Will Book 5, 1812-1815, index, 422 p.
57   Will Book 6, 1817-1823, index, 554 p.
58   Will Book 7, 1823-1825, index, 448 p.
58   Will Book 8, 1825-1827, index, 352 p.
58   Will Book 9, 1827-1829, index, 454 p.
59   Will Book 10, 1829-1832, index, 316 p.
59   Will Book 12, 1833-1838, index 517 p.
62   Will Book, 1833-1859 (Circuit Court), 253 p.
59   Will Book 13, 1838-1841, index, 536 p.
62   Will Book, 1843-1875 (Circuit Court), index, 23 p.
60   Will Book 14, 1841-1843, index, 520 p.
60   Will Book 15, 1843-1849, index, 741 p.
61   Will Book 17, 1851-1854, index, 528 p.
61   Will Book 21, 1860-1862, index, 202 p.
61   Will Book 22, 1865-1874, index, 224 p.
15   Abstracts of Wills and Inventories, 1772-1815 146 p.
15   Abstracts of Wills and Inventories, 1816-1899 446 p.
15   Index to Abstracts of Wills and Inventories, 1772-1899 70 p.