Tyler county vital records can be found at the west virginia office of vital records which has copies. The division of culture and history, archives and history library the cultural center capitol complex 1900 kanawha. This is a reprint of the 1927 edition with an added name index. Old historical city, county and state maps of west virginia. Tyler county government services tyler county, west virginia. Middlebourne for animated maps illustrating west virginia county boundary changes, rotating formation west virginia. Ritchie county, west virginia cemeteries through 1993. Tyler county, west virginia wikipedia early history of tyler county polsci. Products sort by product product v price price v default default v sales sales v per page 3 6 9 12 15 18 21 24 27 30 view all. Tyler county, west virginia family history and genealogy books.
This is a listing of cemeteries in ritchie county, west virginia. Statewide collections are found on the west virginia land records page. On june 20, 1863, at the height of the civil war, tyler was one of fifty virginia counties that entered the union as the state. Middlebourne the 103yearold tyler county home, known to many as the poor farm, is no stranger to hard times after decades of providing food, shelter and fellowship to the. Perry and jacob stealey, brothers of richard were soldiers of the west virginia service during the war of 1861. Discover the past of west virginia through state maps in our online collection of old historical maps that span over 150 years of growth. West virginia and regional history center historical. History of tucker county, west virginia internet archive. The county was founded in 1814 and is named after john tyler, sr. Mercer county monongalia county monroe county pendleton county raleigh county summers county tyler county wood county wyoming county. Tyler county court information west virginia judiciary. Genealogy trails history group tyler county, wv deaths source. The 211yearold stone dates back to 1805, based on henthorns research.
History of logan county as well as biographies, hatfields, don chafin and more. Tyler county history sources west virginia department of. Mercer county monongalia county monroe county pendleton county raleigh county summers county tyler county. Tyler county court records births 18531970 delayed births 18531970 deaths 18531971 marriages 18151971 marriage bonds. National archives official 1940 census website tyler county, west virginia source. Tyler county public library 304 7584304 main and broad middlebourne, wv 26149. Tyler county, west virginia public records directory. Middlebourne, west virginia best viewed at a resolution of 1024x768. Overview black and white photograph of the sistersville brewing company, which operated in sistersville, tyler county, west virginia from 1905 to 1908. Tyler countys oldest gravestone is in an abandoned church yard on west virginia 2 near the pleasants county border. Tyler county, west virginia genealogy genealogy familysearch. Grandma and grandpa vintage pictures west virginia schools old school heaven journey cook history.
View west virginia maps such such as historical county boundaries. Tyler county cemetery book by wilma fiber mcelroy district. Find property records, vital records, inmate and court records. View west virginia maps such such as historical county boundaries changes, old vintage maps, as well as road highway maps for all 87 counties in west virginia. Excellent history and genealogy record of wyoming county, west virginia. Tyler county, west virginia genealogy, books, cds, maps. History of tyler county, west virginia, to 1984 book.
Overview records collected by robert fonner regarding tyler county, west virginia wv and also the civil war. Tyler county is located just below the northern panhandle of west virginia. History of tyler county west virginia, volume 2, 2005 book. This contains history of tyler and many submitted family histories. Tyler county teen with passion for history uncovers countys. See more ideas about west virginia, virginia and west virginia history. The firstnames was in the 7th regiment, and jacob in the 10th infantry. Library services, faxing, copying, resume help, and much more.
Address filings to the tyler county circuit clerk, candy warner tyler county courthouse p. Book recommendations, author interviews, editors picks, and more. Tyler county, west virginia west virginia explorer. Learn more about the history, the events, the people and counties of west virginia with our west virginia books series at arcadia publishing. History of tyler county, west virginia, to 1984 book, 1984. The first white settlers in what is now tyler county, wv came in the late 1790s or very early 19th century. The county was named in honor of john tyler 174718. Tyler county heritage and historical society wvgenweb. Page 47 i appeal to any white man to say, if ever he entered logans cabin hungry, and he gave him not meat. Minutes, county court 18731902 chancery order books 18651927. Hardestys historical and genealogical encyclopedia.
With an approximate population of 9,200 people and a population density of approximately 19 people per square mile, tyler county wv is a rural community. Tyler county genealogy project west virginia genealogy. There are also available copies of the companion book to the 1984 tyler county history. With biographical sketches of its pioneers and their ancestors, and with interesting reminiscences of revolutionary and indian times minnie kendall lowther wheeling news litho company, 1911 ritchie county w. There are clippings 195894 regarding the histories of middlebourne wv, marietta ohio. This page is for the tyler county heritage and historical society, the tyler. Also includes a 2014 news article from the tyler star news regarding the history of the brewery. Tyler county, west virginia genealogy trails history group. Histories and genealogies are published books or collections that contain genealogical information.
James henderson is stated to have come from ireland in 1790 and settled in monongalia county, va later wv and lived there until 1832. Understanding the history of the area where your ancestor lived can be helpful to understand what their life may have. Some of the items for sale by tyler county heritage and historical society. Local history books on west virginia arcadia publishing. Hu maxwells history of randolph county, originally published in 1898, is a representative work of the day, combining political history and the progress of local institutions with sketches of contemporary luminaries and their families. History of tyler county west virginia, volume 2, 2005. Tricounty researcher, oct 1995, hardestys history of tyler co. The tyler county seat is at middlebourne on middle island creek. Marshall county courthouse 600 seventh street moundsville, wv. Tyler county teen with passion for history uncovers county.
They may include county histories, town histories, other types of histories, collections of biographies, genealogies of families, collections of records for a specific area, etc. Gilmer county wv historical society, glenville, west virginia. Usa 1,012,695 west virginia 19,8 tyler county 299 tyler county histories and genealogies 10. Shiloh had its own post office in operation here in the early 20th century. Sistersville and tyler county images of america kindle edition by peters, luke n download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Marshall county courthouse 600 seventh street moundsville, wv 26041 3048451727 fax 3048435079. Tyler county was created by an act of the virginia general assembly on december 16, 1814 from parts of ohio county. Where can find tyler county birth, marriage, divorce and death records. Tyler county was formed from a portion of ohio county on december 6, 1814. Our goal at genealogy trails is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use. West virginia history country stores general store gas station store fronts mall southern memories painting. Shiloh is an unincorporated community on middle island creek in tyler county, west virginia. When the railroad reached tyler county in 1884, its quiet communities enjoyed moderate prosperity.
With biographical sketches of its pioneers and their ancestors, and with interesting reminiscences of revolutionary and indian times minnie kendall lowther wheeling news. Rootsweb please, add your favorite websites to this page. James henderson is stated to have come from ireland in 1790 and settled in. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading sistersville and tyler county images of america. Clay county history book committee, history of clay county, west virginia 1989, 1989. Guide to tyler county, west virginia ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records. John tyler was born in james city county, virginia on february 28, 1747.
Wv state archives county court records microfilm holdings. Middlebourne for animated maps illustrating west virginia county boundary changes, rotating formation west virginia county boundary maps 16171995 may be viewed for free at the website. Tyler county history sources west virginia division of culture and. Early history roster of war of 1812 wv west virginia maps. The division of culture and history, archives and history library the cultural center capitol complex 1900 kanawha blvd. Tyler county, west virginia public records directory quickly find public record sources in the largest human edited public record directory.689 416 1181 1200 213 140 911 742 720 1096 1030 762 1007 338 42 249 1489 1350 688 617 467 395 541 603 88 1079 1094 951 1305 466 937 302 1455 1349 993 240 710 453 788