Pocahontas County, WV Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce Records
The West Virginia Vital Registration Office maintains Pocahontas County birth, death, and marriage records from 1917 on. Only family members can obtain birth records from the last 100 years and death and marriage records for the last 50 years. Regardless of record age, the cost is usually $12. The Pocahontas County Clerk maintains older vital records and all divorce records. Pocahontas County was created in 1821 from Bath, Pendleton and Randolph Counties and named for Pocahontas, daughter of Chief Powhatan. The most extensive battle of the Civil War in West Virginia, the Battle of Droop Mountain, was fought in 1863 within the county.
Pocahontas County Recorder Office - Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce Records
900C 10th Ave
Marlinton, WV 24954
Hours of Operation: 8:30AM-4:30PM EST
Recording Officer: County Clerk
Assessor Fax: 304-799-6132
Search Fee: $1.00.
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