Hancock County, West Virginia

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Hancock is a county in West Virginia. It was formed in 1847 from the following county/ies: Kanawha/Cabell/Logan. Hancock began keeping birth records in 1853, marriage records in 1854, and death records in 1853. It began keeping land records in 1848, probate records in 1848, and court records in 1848. For more information, contact the county at P.O. Box 485, New Cumberland 26047-0485. On the attached map, Hancock is located at E1.

For information about the state of West Virginia see West Virginia Family History Research.

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