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

Kanawha County, West Virginia Overview

Kanawha County is located in the state of West Virginia. The county was formed in October 5, 1789 and named after the Kanawha River. The county seat is Charleston. As of 2015, the county has a population of 188,332. The county has a total area of 911 square miles, 902 square miles of which is land, and 9.3 square miles is water. The county consists of 47 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 25177 recorded as the one with the largest population. Kanawha County borders the following counties: Roane County, West Virginia to the north; Boone County, West Virginia to the south; Nicholas County, West Virginia and Fayette County, West Virginia to the east; Putnam County, West Virginia to the west; Clay County, West Virginia to the northeast; Jackson County, West Virginia to the northwest; Lincoln County, West Virginia to the southwest, and; Raleigh County, West Virginia to the southeast.

Kanawha County Clerk Information

The County Clerk handles voter registration, changes in party affiliation/address/last name on voter registration, records deeds, liens, births, marriages, deaths and other judgments, and files wills. In addition, the clerk is responsible for elections; obtaining and training poll workers and counting ballots. He or she is responsible for keeping and storing the county’s vital statistics. And, the Clerk of the County Commission also functions as an election officer, preparing the ballot, conducting absentee voting, and performing other election-related duties as well The Clerk maintains payroll for all county employees, receives all accounts, pays county debts, maintains the county’s financial statements and maintains all orders from the County Commission.

Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
Vera J. McCormick, Kanawha County Clerk
409 Virginia Street East
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: (304) 357-0130
Fax: (304) 357-0585
Email: veramccormick@kanawha.us

Kanawha, WV Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-2009190,569
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-200926,399
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20091,156
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009778
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009174
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-2009185
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20093,917
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200927,344
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-20091,192
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20093,149
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009501
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200928,561
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-2009354
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009559
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200927,088
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20096,224
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-2009319
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-2009450
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20092,155
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-2009169
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009577
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20096,828
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20094,708
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-2009144
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-2009384
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-20091,111
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009213
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-2009238
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-20091,750
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-2009231
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-200941,691

Kanawha County Clerk’s Office

Address: 409 Virginia Street East Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: (304) 357-0130

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