Welcome to
Nicholas County West Virginia
History and Genealogy

West Virginia State Site

Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy


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.

This website is available for adoption!

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 Page.
[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,
Email US.
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 you.
All data we come across is added to this site, so please keep checking back!


Nicholas County was created in 1818 by the Virginia General Assembly and named for Virginia Governor Wilson Cary Nicholas.
The county seat is Summersville

Incorporated Cities and Towns
* City of Richwood
* Town of Summersville

Unincorporated Communities
* Belva * Bentree * Birch River * Calvin * Cambria * Canvas * Cottle
* Craigsville * Drennen * Enon * Fenwick * Gilboa * Holcomb
* Hookersville * Kesslers Cross Lanes * Leivasy * Lockwood * Mount Nebo
* Muddelty * Nettie * New Hope * Odell Town * Persinger * Pool
* Snow Hill * Swiss * Tioga * Werth



Nicholas County Data

Biographies

Cemeteries

Death Records

Birth Records

Military Records

Obituaries and Death Notices

County History

 

Marriage Records

Newspaper Gleanings

 Recent Updates:
July 2018
News-Civil War: Prisoners after the Battle of Lewisburg



SEARCH OUR SITES

SUBMIT YOUR DATA


 Join our Genealogy Trails "Northeastern" States
Mailing List

to get email notices when our county sites are updated.

For those researching in the States of :
Vermont, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia


SURROUNDING COUNTIES

Fayette County
(southwest)


Webster County
(northeast)


Greenbrier County
(southeast)


Clay County

(northwest)


Braxton County
(north)


Kanawaha County
(west)


Genealogy Trails National Site

Copyright © Genealogy Trails document.write(cy);
All data on this website is Copyright by Genealogy Trails with full rights reserved for original submitters.