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Preston County West Virginia
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Preston County Data


Birth Records


County History


Death Records

Newspaper Gleanings

Marriage Records

Military Records


Obituaries and Death Notices

Recent Update
December 2017
Misc. News: William G. Worley Honored
Marriage Notice: Hoke-Haymound

Preston County
was formed from Monongalia County in 1818 and named for Virginia Governor
James Patton Preston.
Its county seat is Kingwood.

Cities and Towns

City of Kingwood

Town of Albright * Town of Brandonville * Town of Bruceton Mills
   Town of Masontown * Town of Newburg * Town of Reedsville * Town of Rowlesburg
 Town of Terra Alta * Town of Tunnelton

Unincorporated Communities

Afton * Alpine Lake * Amboy * Arthurdale * Aurora * Austen
 Borgman * Bretz * Cascade * Clifton Mills * Corinth * Cuzzart * Denver
 Eglon * Etam * Evansville * Fellowsville * Gladefarms * Hazelton * Hopemont
  Hopewell * Horse Shoe Run * Howesville * Independence * Israel * Little Sandy
Manheim * Manown * Marquess * Mount Olivet * Mount Vernon * Orr * Pisgah
 Pleasantdale * Preston * Rockville * Rodemer * Rohr * Ruthbelle * Saint Joe * Scotch Hill
 Sell * Silver Lake * Sinclair * Snider * Stevensburg * Sugar Valley * Threefork Bridge Turner Douglass * Valley Point * Victoria * West End * White Oak Springs * Zevely



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