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The resources listed below are to help you get started in your search for your Braxton County ancestors.
They should NOT be used as a primary resource, but merely as a starting place. Always try to get the information from the original source.

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Braxton County Archives on USGenWeb

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Census Records

YearAuthor/PublisherVolunteer
1840 Online!.
1850 Transcribed online at the GENWEB ARCHIVES Original Census Images Thanks to Nettie Gregory for transcribing!
1860 Wes Cochran Publication N. Gregory - [email protected]
C. Williams - [email protected]
1870 Wes Cochran Publication, March 1986 N. Gregory - [email protected]
M. Barker - [email protected]
C. Williams - [email protected]
1880 Marsh J. Loudin [email protected]
N. Gregory - [email protected]
1900 Wes Cochran Publication, October 1995 N. Gregory - [email protected]
L. Gregory - [email protected]
1920 Wes Cochran Publication N. Gregory - [email protected]
L. Gregory - [email protected]



Marriages

YearsAuthor/PublisherVolunteer
1836-1875 Wes Cochran Publication C. Williams - [email protected]
J. Loudin [email protected]
C. Gillespie - [email protected]
N. Gregory - [email protected]
C. Brooks - [email protected]
1876-1932 Wes Cochran Publications C. Williams - [email protected]
C. Gillespie - [email protected]
J. Loudin [email protected]
C. Wine - [email protected]
C. Brooks - [email protected]



Deaths and Obituaries

YearsAuthor/PublisherVolunteer

For cemetery information, check out our cemetery page.

1853-1880 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, August 1994 J. Loudin [email protected]

C. Gillespie - [email protected]
1881-1900 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, January 1996 J. Loudin [email protected]

C. Gillespie - [email protected]
1901-1920 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, November 1996 C. Brooks - [email protected]
J. Loudin [email protected]
C. Gillespie - [email protected]
1921-1940 Deaths Wes Cochran Publication, 1999 M. Barker - [email protected]
C. Brooks - [email protected]
1883-1899 Obituaries by: Micheal Elliott, Wes Cochran Publications, June 1998 V. Hytovick - [email protected]
C. Gillespie - [email protected]
N. Gregory - [email protected]
1900-1910 Obituaries by: Micheal Elliott, Wes Cochran Publications, February 1998 V. Hytovick - [email protected]
C. Brooks - [email protected]
C. Gillespie - [email protected]
1911-1920 Obituaries by: Micheal Elliott, Wes Cochran Publications V. Hytovick - [email protected]
C. Brooks - [email protected]
C. Gillespie - [email protected]



Other Resources

TitleAuthor/PublisherVolunteer
1853-1860 Births Nettie and Lisa Gregory L. Gregory - [email protected]
C. Brooks - [email protected]
History of Braxton County
and Central West Virginia
John D. Sutton J. Parry - [email protected]
J. Loudin [email protected]
Would you like to purchase an index of this book?
The 14th VA Cavalry Robert Driver V. Dumrauf - [email protected]
Heritage of A Pioneer
The story of William (English Bill)Dodrill
and his wife, Rebecca (Lewis) Daugherty,
their family, the times in which they lived
and a genealogy of the families of their sons.
Charles Dodrill
McClain Publishing
N. Gregory - [email protected]
The 25th Virginia Infantry
and the
9th Battalion Virginia Infantry
Richard L. Armstrong
Published by H.E. Howard, Inc., Lynchburg, Va, 1990.
Norman Collier - [email protected]
Hardesty's Biographical Atlas 1882, Hardesty C. Gillespie - [email protected]
Sims Index to Land Grants in West Virginia Land Grants listed for (W)VA Larry Heffner - [email protected]


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