Offers for lookups in Braxton County Resources


The resources listed below are to help you get started in your search for your Braxton County ancestors.
They should NOT be used as a primary resource, but merely as a starting place. Always try to get the information from the original source.

For copies of original records, contact the Braxton County Courthouse.

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Braxton County Archives on USGenWeb

Do you have records you would like to share with others?
We are looking for volunteers to share the information and records they may have accumulated during their searches.
You can contact Elizabeth Burns for information on how to submit your information to be included
in the USGenWeb West Virginia Archives Project for Braxton County.
We need your help!


Where to Purchase Your Own Copies


Census Records

YearAuthor/PublisherVolunteer
1840 Online!.
1850 Transcribed online at the GENWEB ARCHIVES Original Census Images Thanks to Nettie Gregory for transcribing!
1860 Wes Cochran Publication N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
C. Williams - cwillisr@aol.com
1870 Wes Cochran Publication, March 1986 N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
M. Barker - melissa.barker@nist.gov
C. Williams - cwillisr@aol.com
1880 Marsh J. Loudin -jloudin@rtol.net
N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
1900 Wes Cochran Publication, October 1995 N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
L. Gregory - wvbraxton@yahoo.com
1920 Wes Cochran Publication N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
L. Gregory - wvbraxton@yahoo.com



Marriages

YearsAuthor/PublisherVolunteer
1836-1875 Wes Cochran Publication C. Williams - cwillisr@aol.com
J. Loudin -jloudin@rtol.net
C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
C. Brooks - Brooksy4@aol.com
1876-1932 Wes Cochran Publications C. Williams - cwillisr@aol.com
C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
J. Loudin -jloudin@rtol.net
C. Wine - clcritter@raex.com
C. Brooks - Brooksy4@aol.com



Deaths and Obituaries

YearsAuthor/PublisherVolunteer

For cemetery information, check out our cemetery page.

1853-1880 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, August 1994 J. Loudin -jloudin@rtol.net

C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
1881-1900 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, January 1996 J. Loudin -jloudin@rtol.net

C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
1901-1920 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, November 1996 C. Brooks - Brooksy4@aol.com
J. Loudin -jloudin@rtol.net
C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
1921-1940 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, 1999 M. Barker - melissa.barker@nist.gov
C. Brooks - Brooksy4@aol.com
1883-1899 Obituaries by: Micheal Elliott, Wes Cochran Publications, June 1998 V. Hytovick - VivHy@aol.com
C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
1900-1910 Obituaries by: Micheal Elliott, Wes Cochran Publications, February 1998 V. Hytovick - VivHy@aol.com
C. Brooks - Brooksy4@aol.com
C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
1911-1920 Obituaries by: Micheal Elliott, Wes Cochran Publications V. Hytovick - VivHy@aol.com
C. Brooks - Brooksy4@aol.com
C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net



Other Resources

TitleAuthor/PublisherVolunteer
1853-1860 Births Nettie and Lisa Gregory L. Gregory - wvbraxton@yahoo.com
C. Brooks - Brooksy4@aol.com
History of Braxton County
and Central West Virginia
John D. Sutton J. Parry - winger@iquest.net
J. Loudin -jloudin@rtol.net
Would you like to purchase an index of this book?
The 14th VA Cavalry Robert Driver V. Dumrauf - chasecard@pathway.net
Heritage of A Pioneer
The story of William (English Bill)Dodrill
and his wife, Rebecca (Lewis) Daugherty,
their family, the times in which they lived
and a genealogy of the families of their sons.
Charles Dodrill
McClain Publishing
N. Gregory - ngregory@sunlitsurf.com
The 25th Virginia Infantry
and the
9th Battalion Virginia Infantry
Richard L. Armstrong
Published by H.E. Howard, Inc., Lynchburg, Va, 1990.
Norman Collier - nrmcolli@slip.net
Hardesty's Biographical Atlas 1882, Hardesty C. Gillespie - ccgillespie@atlantic.net
Sims Index to Land Grants in West Virginia Land Grants listed for (W)VA Larry Heffner - Lheffner@earthlink.net


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