Logan County, West Virginia Records
Logan County, West Virginia (Map It) was created on January 12, 1824 from portions of Cabell County, Giles County, Virginia, Kanawha County and Tazewell County, Virginia. The county was named in honor of the famous Mingo Indian Chief Logan.
Logan County is bordered by Lincoln County (north), Boone County (northeast), Wyoming County (southeast), Mingo County (southwest). A Map of Logan County, West Virginia contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Logan County Cities and Towns include Accoville, Amherstdale, Barnabus, Big Creek, Blair, Bruno, Chapmanville, Chauncey, Clothier, Cora, Davin, Dehue, Earling, Ethel, Henlawson, Holden, Hunt, Kistler, Lake, Landville, Logan, Lorado, Lundale, Lyburn, Mallory, Man, McConnell, Mitchell Heights, Monaville, Mount Gay, Omar, Peach Creek, Pecks Mill, Robinette, Rossmore, Sarah Ann, Sharples, Shively, Stirrat, Stollings, Switzer, Taplin, Verdunville, West Logan, Whitman, Wilkinson, Yolyn
Logan County, West Virginia Courthouse Records
Logan County, WV Courthouse
The Logan County Courthouse is located in Logan, 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 Logan 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. Courthouse Fire sometime during Civil War. Not all records lost.
- Logan County Clerk has Birth / Death Records from 1872, Marriage Records from 1872, Land Records from 1824 and Probate Records from 1873.
- Logan County Clerk of Circuit Court has Court Records from 1824.
Logan County, West Virginia Census Records
- Learn More: State of West Virginia Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: 1660-1820, Virginia, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1607-1890
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1850 and 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Logan 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
Logan County, West Virginia Resources
- Logan County Genealogical Society, Southern West Virginia Community College Library, P. O. Box 1959, Logan, WV 25601
- Logan County, West Virginia Message Boards
- Logan County, West Virginia Genealogy Forum
Logan County, West Virginia External Links
- Historical Newspapers from West Virginia (1808 - 1904)
- Logan County, West Virginia Books - Amazon
- Logan Co., West Virginia - FindaGrave
- Annals of Southwest Virginia, 1769-1800
- Logan County Encyclopedia
- Logan County, West Virginia Links - Cyndi's List
- Logan Co. WVGenweb
- Logan County, West Virginia Ancestry Database Collections
- Logan County, West Virginia Military Records