Hancock County Court House

Nessley Chapel Cemetery
Hancock County Clerk's Office
Eleanor Straight, County Clerk
P.O. Box 367
102 Court Street
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Phone: 304-564-3311   Ext. 266
Fax: 304-564-5941
Email: estraight@hancockcountywv.org

When requesting document copies, send $5 per document for Marriage, Birth or Death Records. Other documents such as Deeds, Appraisements, etc. are $1.50 for the first 2 pages and $1 per page thereafter. Use a money order, as they will not accept a personal check. Also remember to send a SASE and remember to say, "Thank You".

Records available at the Court House:

Births- begins 1853
Civil War Records
Deaths- begins 1853
Deeds- begins 1848
Discharge Papers- begins early 1900
Land Records- begins 1848
Marriages- begins 1854
Plat Maps
Probate Records- begins 1848
Important Hancock Addresses

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