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The following publications have been found useful by Roane County researchers. Please be aware that inclusion on this list should not be considered an endorsement by Roane County WVGenWeb. Also note that some addresses and prices may be out of date, and some publications may no longer be available.

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Wes Cochran Publications

Wes Cochran
2515 10th Avenue
Parkersburg, WV 26101-5829
e.mail: wescochran@juno.com

#067 - Roane County WV Marriages 1856-1919 ...........................$ 17.00
#068 - 1900 Roane County WV Census (Curt/Gear/Harp/Reed) ....16.00
#185 - 1900 Roane County WV Census (Smithf/Spenc/Walt) ........ 16.00
#069 - Roane County WV Deaths 1856-1900 .................................... 9.00
#070 - Roane County WV Deaths 1901-1955 .................................. 17.00
#237 - Roane County WV Deaths 1956-1967 .................................. 10.00
#071 - Roane County WV Cemeteries (30) ..................................... 14.00

Order from above address. WV residents please add 6% state sales tax.

Mountain Heritage Books

Bill White
101 Bryan Drive
St. Mary's, WV 26170-9623
304-684-2529
e.mail: mhbks@yahoo.com

website:  http://www.mountainheritagebooks.com/

Roane County Historical Society, Inc.

The Roane County Historical Society offers a wide range of books covering births, cemetery readings, and other history and genealogy topics.

website:  http://www.wvroane.org/modules/news/article.php?storyid=23

 

INDEX TO HISTORY OF ROANE COUNTY, WV 1774-1927

Compiler -- Ruth Flesher Robb

Cost -------- $12.50 --- (total)

Ruth Flesher Robb
9295-101 Lake Park Drive, SW
Ft. Myers, Florida 33919-4822


ROANE COUNTY, WV CEMETERIES

Compiler -- Evelyn Fisher
Other ------ Transcribed from WPA Records 1938-1942. Indexed, spiral bound

Curtis / Geary Districts ....... Feb 1996 .. 17.00
Harper District .................... Feb 1995 .. 13.00
Reedy / Smithfield Dist ........ Jul 1996 .. 17.00
Spencer District .................. Apr 1997 .. 17.00
Walton District ................... Feb 1995 .. 20.00
Costs include p/h fees. If buying all 5 books cost is $70 total.

Evelyn Fisher
130 Litton Heights
Scott Depot, WV 25560
e.mail - corny@citynet.net

S. Canterbury Publications

S. Canterbury
Route 11 Box 27
Marietta, OH 45750

HISTORY OF ROANE COUNTY, WV

Author -- (then) Spencer attorney Edward Corder (pen name Josephus, Jr.)
Other ---- regular newspaper features in 1903-04 in The Weekly Bulletin newspaper.

Cost ----- $12 --- (total) --- compiled, indexed

DEATH RELATED NEWSPAPER ARTICLES FROM THE WEEKLY BULLETIN, ROANE COUNTY, WV

Compiler -- S. Canterbury
Other ------ Death related news items before obits became regular

  • Cost ------ Volume 1 -- 1882-1897 -- 51 pgs, indexed -- $ 8.00 -- (total)
  • Cost ------ Volume 2 -- 1898-1902 -- 91 pgs, indexed --- 11.00 -- (total)


SOME DESCENDANTS OF URIAH, SR. AND SUSANNAH  GANDY/GANDEE

Compiler -- Anna Herbertson

Cost -------- $22.00 --- (total)

Anna Herbertson
17675 Hwy 83
Colorado Springs, CO 80908-1352
email - wv.grandma@earthlink.net

 

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