Barbour County Births
We began this Births file with data collected from many sources
by Fred Knapp and Diana Taylor. We invite you to contribute birth information from
your research. It may come from family record such as Bible
records, public records, newspaper vital statistics -- birth, marriage and
obituary notices, articles or family histories.
Can you add to our birth list? We welcome additions
and corrections to this data.
The purpose of this listing is to help you find information on
Barbour County families. Remember that these are compiled records
and that you should try to obtain original proof to document any
that you add to your family research. This collection is presented
for your personal use and is not to be used by anyone for
Note: We have used current names and boundaries for the locations. Remember that before
1863 WV was VA and that before the creation of Barbour County in 1843
the area in question was Lewis, Harrison or Randolph County.
Source:To identify and contact the source see the two
letter code in the record and consult the list of contributors for name
and e-mail address.
Click on a letter.
Thanks to this generous contribution our collection
has begun, can you help it to grow?
Sources for the Barbour County Births Collection
|Betty Teter Rowe|
|Cara P. Miller|
|Fred H. Knapp||FK|
|Gloria Mathew Schell|
|Julia Workman Sterrett|
Mineral Wells, WV
|Larry & Donna Hall|
|Linda K. Graham|
|L. D. Lawrence||LL|
The information submitted by Fred Knapp was extracted from
the sources indicated below. Except in the case of his own
ancestors he made no efforts to verify the data, however, it is
intended through it's publication to aid others in the research
of their Barbour County ancestors. Additions and corrections are
Entries submitted by Janet Waite were taken from microflmed records of Barbour County.
- Nicholas Knapp Genealogy (1953) w/Supplement
(1956), by (Dr) Alfred Averill Knapp.
- History of Barbour Co, WV (1898), by Hugh Maxwell
- DeLauter Families in America - DeLauter, DeLauder,
DeLawd(t)er, DeLaughter (1982), by Pauline Grace (DeLauter)
- Research of
Barbara Fahey, Beaverton, OR;
Nelson E Matthews, Clarksburg, WV;
Roy DeLauder, Fairfax, VA;
Glenna Carlson, California;
Rick Toothman, Mannington, WV, et al
- Barbour Co, WV-Vital Records: Books of Death 1853-1919 &
Will Books 1 & 1 1/2 1839-1889, by Mary C Coffman
- Index Cards [taken from "Old Book #2"], Barbour Co Clerk's
Office, Philippi, WV [extracted by Rick Toothman, Mannington, WV]
- Other: Obituaries, Tombstones, Family bibles, Family
Knowledge, and General Correspondence and other miscellaneous
Entries submitted by Donna Tivener were collected from LDS records.
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