Braxton County, West Virginia
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BRAXTON COUNTY DATA
Braxton County was formed in 1836 from parts of Lewis, Kanawha,
and Nicholas Counties and named for Carter Braxton, a Virginia statesman and signer of the Declaration of Independence.
Important salt works were formerly located at Bulltown and here, in 1772, Captain Bull and his family and friendly
Delaware Indians were massacred by frontiersman.
Town of Burnsville ~ Town of Flatwoods ~ Town of Gassaway ~ Town of Sutton
Bonnie * Braxton * Canfield * Caress * Centralia * Clem * Copen * Corley *
Cutlips * Dingy * Duck * Elmira * Exchange * Falls Mill * Frametown * Gip * Glendon *
Heaters * Herold * Little Birch * Little Otter * Napier * Newville * Riffle * Rosedale * Servia *
Strange Creek * Tague * Tesla * Wilsie
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