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Gilmer County was formed in 1845 from parts of Lewis and Kanawha Counties, and named for Thomas Walker Gilmer, Governor of Virginia from 1840 to 1841. Gilmer was later a representative in the United States Congress and Secretary of the Navy in President John Tyler's cabinet.



As of 2007, Gilmer County had only one traffic light. It is located in the city of Glenville.(source: wikipedia.org)


The county seat is Glenville.


Towns

  Glenville * Sand Fork


Other Communities
Baldwin * Cedarville * Coxs Mills * Dusk * Gilmer * Lettergap * Linn Normantown * Rosedale * Shock * Stouts Mills * Stumptown * Tanner * Troy



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February 2018
Crime News: Payne Brothers Arrested for Moonshining



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Lewis County
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