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

Pleasants County, West Virginia Overview

Pleasants County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. The county was formed in March 29, 1851. Named after James Pleasants, the county seat is St. Mary’s and it has a population of 7,512 as of 2017. The county has a total area of 135 square miles, with its land area encompassing 130 square miles, and its water area 4.4 square miles. The county consists of 5 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 26170 recorded as the one with the largest population. Moreover, Pleasants County borders the following counties: Washington County, Ohio to the north; Tyler County, West Virginia to the east; Wood County, West Virginia to the southwest, and; Ritchie County, West Virginia to the southeast.

Pleasants 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:
Sue E. Morgan, County Clerk
01 Court Ln Room 101,
St Marys, WV 26170
Phone: 684-7637
Fax: 684-7569
Email: Smorgan_clerk@yahoo.com

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