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West Virginia Genealogy Organizations

Allegheny Regional Family History Society
http://www.swcp.com/~dhcikman/arfhs.html

This society's page links to different searches for both members and nonmembers.

Boone County GenWeb
http://www.wvgenweb.org/boone/

This site links to many different subjects about Boone County.

Brooke County GenWeb
http://www.wvgenweb.org/brooke/

This site deals with ancestry and genealogy in Brooke County.

Cyndi's List-West Virginia
http://www.cyndislist.com/us/wv

This page links to many different indexes, from birth records to libraries to wills.

Genealogy and Family History Centers in West Virginia
http://www.archives.com/genealogy/records-west-virginia.html

This page links to family history centers and family search websites.

Greenbrier Historical Society
http://www.greenbrierhistorical.org/

Greenbrier Historical Society is dedicated to community enrichment through the education and preservation of the history and culture of the Greenbrier area.

Hacker's Creek Pioneer Descendants
http://www.hackerscreek.com/

This site links to many resources in regards to finding descendants from this area.

Lincoln County Genealogical Society
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lincolncowvgensoc/index.html

This organization was founded for the purpose of gathering and preserving the history of Lincoln County.

Mingo County GenWeb
http://www.wvgenweb.org/mingo/mingo.htm

This site links to many different subjects about Mingo County.

Mining Your History Foundation
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~myhf/

This foundation provides information about West Virginia genealogical and historical groups on a national level.

RootsWeb-West Virginia Resources
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/roots-l/USA/wv.html

This site has links that provide genealogical information on West Virginia.

Upshur County Historical Society
http://www.upshurcountyhistoricalsociety.com/

This site has information on the history of Upshur County and is concerned with preserving historical sites.

Wayne County Genealogical and Historical Society
http://wcghs.com/

This site has information on the society and many other links of interest.

Tyler County Heritage and Historical Society
http://www.wvgenweb.org/tyler/Pages/museum.htm

This site has information about Tyler County heritage and important upcoming events for the society.

The WVGenWeb Project
http://www.wvgenweb.org/

This site includes a list of all the counties in West Virginia with links to their WVGenWeb sites.

The West Virginia State Archives
http/www.wvculture.org/history/wvsamenu.html

Allows you to research Civil and Revolutionary War ancestry and history background, with many other helpful links.

Wheeling Area Genealogical Society
http://www.wvgenweb.org/ohio/index.htm

Includes links to biographies, marriages, history, and other subjects about this area.