Logan County Marriage Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
Logan County Marriage & Divorce Records Offices
Logan County Clerk300 Stratton StreetLoganWV25601304-367-5360
Chapmanville Clerk349 Tiger CircleChapmanvilleWV25508304-855-4582
Logan County Marriage & Divorce Records Databases
Logan County Clerk Website
Logan County Divorce Certificates
Logan County Marriage Certificates & Records
Statistics
Married Couples 7,184 (51.4%)
Unmarried Couples 868 (2.6%)
Never Married Men 3,535 (25.3%)
Never Married Women 2,682 (18.5%)
Separated Men 158 (1.1%)
Separated Women 259 (1.8%)
Widowed Men 796 (5.7%)
Widowed Women 2,319 (16.0%)
Divorced Men 1,953 (14.0%)
Divorced Women 1,784 (12.3%)

Searching For Marriage Records in Logan County West Virginia

The vital records office of the Logan County Clerk of Court keeps marriage and divorce records. A marriage record is technically not considered public domain, but it can be requested from the county to show proof of marriage for a variety of purposes. Marriage license records and marriage records are kept at the county’s Vital Statistics Office located at Centreville.

Marriage Records in Logan County West Virginia

Marriage records in West Virginia can be requested from the Clerk of Court by contacting them directly. If you have found a website that offers free searches of marriage records, make sure you are getting this information from a reliable site. Legitimate record providers will have legitimate websites where you can request information from. This information should provide the full name and address of the person listed on the records. If you are looking for information about a person who has moved since your wedding date, you should request the records of the last address they were listed at.

Searching for records can be done online. If you prefer to use a professional website that allows you to access hundreds of databases, you may want to pay a small fee. This will allow you to conduct unlimited searches, making it possible to research someone’s history. This option also allows you to make sure the information is current, as well as make a simple request, to see if they have information available.

A free search may not give you all the information that you need. To learn more information, you will need to purchase a marriage record kit. These kits usually contain a title report, the personal particulars of the couple, the location of the ceremony, the age at the time of the marriage, and the reason for the marriage. These kits are widely available on the internet.

Once you have these records, you may still be able to find other information about them. For example, you may be able to find the birth details of the couple. It may be possible to find out more about their parents or their family backgrounds. In some cases, you may be able to locate the officiant of the ceremony.

If you choose to search the records yourself, you should be prepared for some additional work. It is necessary to find the location of the records and the county that they are from. You will then have to visit the relevant county building. It may be difficult to understand and many times you will have to hire an attorney to help you with this tedious task. However, if you have the information you need, it may be worth the effort.