This Site is Available for Adoption
Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical
and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.
If you have a love for history, a desire to help others, and basic web-authoring
skills, consider joining us!
Get the details on our Volunteer
[A desire to transcribe data and knowledge of how to make a basic
webpage is required.]
If hosting isn't for you, we can use your help in other ways.
More information can be found on the Volunteer Page.
Check your attics!
Dust off your family scrapbooks!
We're looking for DATA for this site!!!
If you are interested in adding your families' information this website,
We'll be happy to help your families' obituaries, news items and other historical data find a home here at
West Virginia Genealogy Trails, where it will remain free for all to view.
We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for
All data we come across will be added to this site.
you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site.
If you would like to be kept informed of our state and county website updates,
subscribe to any or all of our mailing
West Virginia is covered under our "Northeastern States" mailing list.
Grant County was created from Hardy County
Founded February 14, 1866
Named for General Ulysses Simpson Grant.
After the Civil War, there was an effort by former Confederates to name it 'Lee County'
after General Robert E. Lee instead.
Cities and Towns
Town of Bayard
City of Petersburg
Arthur * Bismarck * Cabins * Dobbin * Dorcas * Fairfax * Forman * Gormania *
Greenland * Henry * Hopeville * Lahmansville * Maysville * Medley * Mount Storm * Old Arthur *
Scherr * Williamsport * Wilsonia
Submit an Obituary to Us
for any of our county sites.
Don't miss an Update!
Copyright © Genealogy Trails
All data on this website is Copyright by Genealogy Trails with full rights reserved for original submitters.