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Calhoun County was founded in 1856, and is named for South Carolina
politician John C. Calhoun.
Its county seat is Grantsville.

Calhoun has one of the largest genealogy collections in the state, housed at Calhoun County Library. The library is also home to the "West Virginia Room" which includes books on West Virginia and by West Virginians.

Incorporated Communities
Town of Grantsville

Unincorporated Communities
Adam * Altizer * Annamoriah * Arnoldsburg * Ayers * Beech
 Big Spr ings * Bigbend * Cabot Station * Chloe * Cremo * Dodrill
 Douglas * Euclid * Five Forks * Freed * Hathaway * Hattie
 Henrietta * Hur * Joker * Leatherbark * Liberty Hill * Millstone
  Milo * Minnora * Mount Zion * Mudfork * Nicut * Nobe
  Oka * Orma * Pink * Pleasant Hill * Purdy * Rhoda * Richardson
  Russet * Sand Ridge * Stinson * Sycamore * White Pine




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