Jefferson County Ancestry Search (West Virginia)

Find Jefferson County, WV cemeteries, clerks, courts, historical societies, libraries, marriage license offices and town and city halls for free public records.


Jefferson County Cemeteries may provide you with access to free public records related to funerals, burials, graveyards, gravesites, tombstone and headstone locations. Cemetery records provide Jefferson County vital records useful for discovering family history.

Edge Hill Cemetery Charles Town WV 427 East Congress Street 25414 304-725-2332

Shepherdstown Elmwood Cemetery Shepherdstown WV 4849 Kearneysville Pike 25443 304-876-6440


Jefferson County Clerks may provide you with access to free public records related to marriage licenses, divorce filings, criminal, jail and arrest records. Jefferson County genealogy records such as marriage licenses and certificates are useful for West Virginia family research.

Jefferson County Clerk Charles Town WV PO Box 1234 25414 304-728-3213

Shepherdstown Town Clerk Shepherdstown WV 104 South King Street 25443 304-876-2398


Jefferson County Courts may provide you with access to free public records related to legal proceedings, cases, filings, documents, and appeals. Jefferson County court records provide public records useful to family researchers.

Charles Town Circuit Court Charles Town WV 119 North George Street 25414 304-728-3231

Charles Town Magistrate Court Charles Town WV 110 North George Street 25414 304-728-3233

Charles Town Municipal Court Charles Town WV 101 East Washington Street 25414 304-725-2530

Harpers Ferry Municipal Court Harpers Ferry WV 1000 Washington Street 25425 304-535-6366

Ranson Municipal Court Ranson WV 700 North Preston Street 25438 304-725-2411

Shepherdstown Municipal Court Shepherdstown WV 104 South King Street 25443 304-876-6036


Jefferson County Town and City Halls may provide you with free public records related to vital records, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, as well as property ownership records. Public records provided by Jefferson County Town and City Halls for family genealogy research.

Harpers Ferry Town Hall Harpers Ferry WV 1000 W Washington St 25425 304-535-2206

Ranson City Hall Ranson WV 312 South Mildred Street 25438 304-725-1010

Shepherdstown City Hall Shepherdstown WV 104 South King Street 25443 304-876-2312