This image of the courthouse is circa 1910.
In the foreground is the former Marlinton Elementary School.
County Clerk's Office
900C 10th Avenue
Marlinton, W.V. 24954
email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
County Clerk: Melissa "Missy" Bennett
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is the first year of birth records in the County Clerk's Office?
~Records of Births in the County Clerks Office begin in 1854.
What is the first year for death records in the County Clerk's Office?
~Records of Deaths begin in 1853.
What is the first year of records in the County Clerk's Office for Deeds, Marriages, and Estates?
~Records of Deeds, Marriages, and Estates begin in 1822.
How do I obtain a copy of a vital record?
Complete and return the form attached at the bottom of this page. Certificates can only be obtained by individual, child of person on certificate or his/her representative, i.e. person having power-of-attorney, an attorney, or estate executor.
How do I obtain a marriage license?
Both bride and groom have to be present to obtain a marriage license. If
either are a resident of West Virginia, you need to apply for the
license in the county of your residence. If you live in separate
counties, you can apply for the license in either county of residence.
If not a resident of WV, you can apply for the license in any county.
Verification of birth date is needed (driver's license, passport, birth
certificate). If either had a previous marriage, the date the previous
marriage ended will be needed. Bride and Groom will need to know mother's
and father's full names, place of birth and mother's maiden name. A
marriage license will be issued to you to be presented to the officiate
performing the marriage and is valid for 60 days. After the marriage is
performed the license will be returned to us and a complimentary copy
will be mailed to the bride and groom.
of June 8, 2012 the fee for a marriage license increased to $56.00.
This fee is reduced to $36.00 if the applicants present a premarital
education course completion certificate issued pursuant to section seven hundred one, article two, chapter forty-eight of - WV Code §59-1-10, and dated within one year of the application for a marriage license.
Where do I vote in Pocahontas County?
POCAHONTAS COUNTY,WEST VIRGINIA
PRECINCT NUMBER AND NAMES
PRECINCT NO. 1 – DURBIN DURBIN FIRE STATION
PRECINCT NO. 2 – BARTOW EAST FORK INDUSTRIAL PARK
PRECINCT NO. 3 – GREENBANK GREENBANK ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE SCHOOL
PRECINCT NO. 4 – CASS CASS FIRE STATION
PRECINCT NO. 6 – DUNMORE DUNMORE COMMUNITY CENTER
PRECINCT NO. 21 – FROST FROST FIRE STATION
PRECINCT NO. 10 – MARLINTON MARLINTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
PRECINCT NO. 12 – CAMPBELLTOWN NAZARENE CHURCH
PRECINCT NO. 13 – BRUSHY FLAT CENTRAL UNION COMMUNITY CENTER
PRECINCT NO. 15 – SLATYFORK SENECA TRAIL COMMUNITY CENTER
PRECINCT NO. 18 – BUCKEYE MARLINTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
PRECINCT NO. 23 – HUNTERSVILLE HUNTERSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH
PRECINCT NO. 26 – MILL POINT TRINITY BAPTIST CHURCH
PRECINCT NO. 27 – HILLSBORO HILLSBORO SCHOOL
PRECINCT NO. 29 – DROOP MT. OLIVET CHURCH
How to make Address Change for Voter Registration:
Make changes to the back of your current registration card (sample attached)
Complete a mail-in voter registration (form attached)
Come to the County Clerk’s Office
Please make sure that your request is signed and includes the entire address and the +4 zip code.
VITAL RECORD APPLICATION.pdf
Sales Listing Form.pdf
Mail-in Voter Registration Application 2011A (F).pdf
Voter Registration Card Back.pdf