Fayette County WV Genealogy


Fayette County
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We will be making changes and adding data as we move forward.

Fayette County Genealogy Site Map

    Begin your genealogy research using the buttons at the top of this page or the hyperlinks below to navigate through this site:

Fayette County Virtual Courthouse
Courthouse records, links to data, submitted by researchers like YOU.

  • Archives: Contributions of transcribed public records, such as Births, Deaths, Marriages, Wills, Deeds, Biographies, Cemeteries. Updated frequently! You are encouraged to submit data from your own research for the benefit of others!
  • Query Archive: Read queries posted on this site in previous years. Post new queries on the Fayette County Message Board.
  • Surnames: Fayette County WV surname search engine (Surname Helper).
  • Links to other valuable resources on the internet.
  • Resources at Rootsweb.  Web sites, Genealogy Projects, searchable Family Trees, Social Security Death index, Surname list and more!
  • Cemetery Listings: USGW Tombstone Project for Fayette County or for all West Virginia Counties.
  • Books & Lookups: List of volunteers and the books they own who will perform a search at your request free of charge.  There is also a list of books for sale on Fayette County at this site!
  • Fayette County Families: Sites with ties to Fayette County. Add your URL to this page!
  • Fayette County, WV Message Board at Rootsweb (formerly GenConnect)

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Anita McClung , Fayette County WVGenWeb Co-Coordinator - Research

Norman Adkins , Fayette County WVGenWeb Co-Coordinator - Web Site

Les Shockey , West Virginia State Coordinator