Lookup Public Records in Doddridge CountyWest Virginia. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Doddridge County, West Virginia Overview

Doddridge County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. The county was formed in February 4, 1845. Named after Philip Doddridge, the county seat is West Union and it has a population of 8,176 as of 2015. The county has a total area of 320 square miles, with its land area encompassing 320 square miles, and its water area 0.8 square miles. The county consists of 8 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 26456 recorded as the one with the largest population. Moreover, Doddridge County borders the following counties: Wetzel County, West Virginia to the north; Gilmer County, West Virginia to the south; Harrison County, West Virginia to the east; Ritchie County, West Virginia to the west; Tyler County, West Virginia to the northwest, and; Lewis County, West Virginia to the southeast.

Doddridge County Clerk Information

Their duties include:

  • Issuance of marriage licenses, birth and death certificates
  • Record births, marriages and deaths in the county
  • Serve as Chief Voter Registration Official for the county; register qualified voters
  • Maintain custody and integrity of the county’s voting machines, ballot boxes and other election supplies
  • Conduct training sessions for poll clerks and other election officials prior to their service
  • Serve as the recorder of all documents
  • Keep records of County Commission transactions
  • Keep minutes of all County Commission meetings
  • Oversee guardianship appointments
  • Prepare and send to all heirs a Notice to Redeem and take care of publications, redemptions or recording deeds with regard to delinquent property
  • Responsible for the bookkeeping of the county including budget, accounting and payroll
  • Assist the County Commission in their absence
  • Responsible for public notice of all Commission meetings
  • Serve as Secretary to the Civil Service Commissions
  • Issue hunting and fishing licenses
  • Provide notary services
  • Issue military service discharge records
  • Probate wills and assist in administration of estates
  • Conduct absentee voting and early voting, prepare ballots, accept candidate filings, and other election

    Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
    Beth A. Rogers, County Clerk
    108 East Court Street, Suite 1
    West Union, WV 26456
    Phone: 304-873-2631
    Fax: 304-873-1840
    Email: doddcoclerk@hotmail.com

    Doddridge, WV Genealogy and Ancestry Records
    Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
    Total Ancestries Reported 2005-20097,339
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-2009838
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200911
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-200935
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009207
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-2009828
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-200913
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009204
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009368
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-20091,816
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-200917
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20091,323
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009159
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-200973
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-2009121
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200954
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009175
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-200940
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-200916
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20096
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200935
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-200939
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20090
    Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-2009909

    Doddridge County Clerk’s Office
    County Government Office

    Address: 118 E Court St #102, West Union, WV 26456, United States
    Phone: 304-873-2631

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