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Vital Records

Grant County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, probate, land records, deeds & agreements beginning in 1866.   

Grant County Courthouse
5 Highland Avenue
Petersburg, WV 26847

Records prior to the formation of Grant (1866) may be found in its parent county (Hardy).

Hardy County Courthouse
204 Washington St.
Moorefield, WV  26836 
(304) 538-2929

Statewide registration of births and deaths began in 1917. Records are at the Division of Vital Statistics, State Department of Health, State Office Building No. 3, Charleston, WV 25305. To verify current fees, phone (304) 348-2931, website:

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Census Records

Census records for Grant county begin in 1870.   Prior to that time, census records would be from Hardy county.

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