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Monongalia County, West Virginia Microfilm


 

Reel No. ILL
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a copy
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Local Records Categories and Contents

   
Court Records
   

County Court

1   Order Book 1, 1796-1800 index, 461 p.
2   Order Book, 1800-1803 index, 456 p.
1   Order Book 2, 1800-1806 unpaged, index, 194 p.
3   Order Book 3, 1806-1810 index, 374 p.
4   Order Book, 1807 61 p.
3   Order Book 4, 1810-1812 index, 336 p.
3   Order Book 5, 1812-1815 index, 450 p.
4   Order Book 1, 1812-1825 52 p.
5   Order Book 6, 1815-1817 index, 420 p.
5   Order Book 7, 1817-1820 index, 608 p.
5   Order Book 8, 1820-1823 index, 264 p.
6   Order Book 9, 1823-1828 index, 266 p.
4   Order Book 2, 1828-1840 70 p.
6   Order Book 10, 1828-1832 index, 341 p.
6   Order Book 11, 1832-1836 index, pp. 342-673.
7   Order Book, 12, 1836-1839 index, 332 p.
7   Order Book 13, 1839-1842 index, 457 p.
7   Order Book 14, 1842-1845 index, 600 p.
8   Order Book 15, 1845-1848 index, 493 p.
8   Order Book 16, 1848-1853 index, 542 p.
9   Order Book 17, 1853-1857 index, 517 p.
9   Order Book 18, 1857-1859 index, 482 p.
9   Order Book 19, 1859-1863 index, 462 p.
10   Order Book 1 (new series), 1873-1877 index, 576 p.
10   Order Book 2 (new series), 1877-1880 index, 415 p.
11   Order Book 1, 1881-1886 index, 505 p.
11   Order Book 2, 1886-1893 index, 497 p.
12   Order Book 3, 1893-1900 index, 530 p.
12   Order Book 4, 1900-1905 index, 591 p.
13   General Index to County Court Records A-O, 1789-1880 597 p.
13   General Index to County Court Records P-Z, 1789-1880 307 p.
 
Fiduciary Records
30   Wills, Bonds, Appraisements, etc., 1789-1829 (District Court).
31   Estates No. 1, 1796-1815, index, 266 p.
31   Estates No. 2, 1815-1824, index, 349 p.
31   Estate Book No. 3, 1824-1832, index, 346 p.
32   Estate Book No. 4, 1832-1843, index, 350 p.
32   Estate Book No. 5, 1843-1882 (Circuit Court), index, 320 p.
32   Estate Book No. 6, 1848-1855, index, 478 p.
33   Estate Book No. 7, 1855-1861, index, 654 p.
34   Estate Book No. 8, 1861-1870, index, 871 p.
 

Land Records

14   Names of Persons Found in Vendues in Real Estate Book 1, 1798-1815 30 p.
14   Names of Persons Found in Vendues in Real Estate Book 2, 1811-1823 30 p.
14   Index to Record of Commissioners for Adjusting Unpatented Lands, 1760-1794 45 p.
 

Marriage Records and Vital Statistics

14   Births, 1867-1876 (typescript) 188 p.
14   Deaths, 1853-1899 (typescript) 308 p.
14   Forks of Cheat Baptist Church Deaths, 1817-1913 unpaged.
15   Marriage Bonds Filed in Monongalia County, 1796-1850 173 p.
16   Marriage Licenses Book 1, 1880-1886 index, 400 p.
16   Marriage Licenses Book 2, 1886-1891 index, 526 p.
17   Marriage License Book 3, 1891-1898 index, 1022 p.
15   Register of Births, 1853-1866 (typescript) 99 p.
18   Register of Births 1, 1853-1879 198 p.
18   Register of Births 2, 1879-1900 205 p.
18   Register of Births 3, 1899-1915 200 p.
19   Register of Deaths 1, 1852-1899 178 p.
19   Register of Deaths 2, 1900-1924 165 p.
16   Register of Marriages A, 1796-1861 211 p.
16   Register of Marriages B, 1854-1908 137 p.
20   Index to Marriage Bonds, 1796-1850 unpaged.
21   Index to Marriages, Female A-D, 1795-1970 154 p.
21   Index to Marriages, Female E-K, 1795-1970 184 p.
21   Index to Marriages, Female L-R, 1795-1970 162 p.
22   Index to Marriages, Females S-Z, 1795-1970 148 p.
23   Index to Marriages, Males A-D, 1795-1970 162 p.
23   Index to Marriages, Males E-K, 1795-1970 180 p.
23   Index to Marriages, Males L-R, 1795-1970 162 p.
20   Index to Marriages, Males S-Z, 1795-1970 152 p.
24   Index to Registers of Births, 1853-1913 289 p.
19   Index to Registers of Deaths, 1853-1924 199 p.
 

Military and Pension Records

25   Record of Soldiers’ Discharge 1, 1918-1919 index, 598 p.
25   Record of Soldiers’ Discharge 2, 1917-1921 index, 441 p. and unpaged.
 

Tax and Fiscal Records

30   Check Register, 1867-1868
14   Names of Early Land Owners Taken From Tax Commissioners’ Books, 1788-1806 154 p.
30   Treasurer's Book, 1864-1907, index, 307 p.
 

Wills

14   Abstracts of Wills and Inventories, 1797-1905 234 p.
14   Abstracts from Estate Books 1, 2, 3, 1788-1832 73 p.
26, 35   Will Book 1, 1799-1856 (typescript) (mislabeled) index, 397 p.
26, 35   Will Book 1A, 1833-1882 (Circuit Superior Court of Law and Circuit Court Will Book) index, 61 p.
26, 35   Will Book 2, 1856-1872 index 213 p.
26, 35   Will Book 3, 1872-1885 index, 297 p.
27   Will Book 4, 1885-1895 index, 304 p.
27   Will Book 5, 1895-1902 index, 298 p.
27   Will Book 6, 1902-1907 index, 301 p.
28   Index to Wills, Fiduciary & Estate Records A-D 1810-1970
28   Index to Wills, Fiduciary & Estate Records E-K 1810-1970
29   Index to Wills, Fiduciary & Estate Records L-R, 1810-1970
29   Index to Wills, Fiduciary & Estate Records S-Z, 1810-1970
    see also Fiduciary Records
 

Miscellaneous Records

14   Arnettsville Cemetery Records 3 p.
14   List of Original Material Filed at University Library 18 p.