Place:Fayette, West Virginia, United States

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Fayette County is a county located in the State of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 46,039. Its county seat is Fayetteville.

Fayette County is a part of the Beckley, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Date Event Source
1831 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1831 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1831 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1831 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1832 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1863 Effective date for move from Virginia to West Virginia Source:Wikipedia
1866 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1840 3,924
1850 3,955
1860 5,997
1870 6,647
1880 11,560
1890 20,542
1900 31,987
1910 51,903
1920 60,377
1930 72,050
1940 80,628
1950 82,443
1960 61,731
1970 49,332
1980 57,863
1990 47,952

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Fayette County, Virginia was established in 1831, from portions of Kanawha, Greenbrier and Logan Counties. It became part of the state of West Virginia, when it achieved statehood in 1863.


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