Cumberland Trail Genealogical Society supports the research room at St. Clairsville Public Library.  The library is located directly across from the Belmont County Courthouse on Main St. in St. Clairsville.  In the research room you will find many books and research aids to help you locate your family in Belmont County and in the surrounding area.  Some of the research aids are:
·         Various Belmont County Histories
·         Newspapers dating back to 1825 on microfilm,
·         Census records on microfilm (some transcribed), 
·         Belmont County marriage records from 18803-1971,
·         Ohio Civil War Veterans,
·         Surname files,
·         Tombstone Inscriptions,
·         Revolutionary War Pensions
·         Obituary File dating from the 1980’s to present.
·         Various Histories on Belmont County families
·         Plat maps and atlas for Belmont County
·         Family TreeMaker CD-Rom
·         City Directories
·         Books on West Virginia, Pennsylvania and other states
·         Online genealogical database subscriptions (some remote and some in library only)
The library hours are:
Monday - Wednesday 10:00 am to 8:00 pm,

Thursday 10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m

Friday 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 
Sunday Closed
740-695-2062 phone
740-695-6420 fax

* Genealogy Search Pages

Skip Magyar's      It is a password protected site for anyone researching Belmont County surnames. We have over 200 active members and over 4000 pictures of gravestones, vintage photos from life, old stores, houses, etc. all relating to Belmont County genealogy and history.

LDS Family Search Database

Surname Helper - Search for a Surname

Ancestry Global Genealogy Database

Social Security Death Index (SSDI)

KKindred Konnections - Surname lndex Search"

Family Tree Maker: Online Search

Kentucky Vital Records – Index

Roots Surname List: Name Finder Home Page

"I Found It!" - Genealogy Search Engine

GenSearcher - The All-in-One Genealogy Search Page

Ohio Death Certificate Index (1913-1944)

Bureau of Land Management - Land Patent Search

Passenger Lists on the Internet

War of 1812 Roster of Ohio Soldiers

GenGateway: Genealogy Searches

BIBLIOFIND: Booksearch

GenForum: Forum Finder

Ellis Island Passenger Search

* GenWeb Project

World GenWeb Project

US - GenWeb Project

OH - GenWeb Project

WV - GenWeb Project

PA - GenWeb Project http://www.rootsweb/~pagenweb/

MD - GenWeb Project

VA - GenWeb Project

KY - GenWeb Project

IN - GenWeb Project

NY - GenWeb Project

DE - GenWeb Project

* Ohio GenWeb

Belmont County
, Ohio
- GenWeb

Monroe County, Ohio - GenWeb

Jefferson County, Ohio - GenWeb

Harrison County, Ohio - GenWeb 

Guernsey County, Ohio - GenWeb

Noble County, Ohio - GenWeb

Washington County, Ohio - GenWeb

* West Virginia GenWeb

Ohio County, WV - GenWeb

Brooke County, WV - GenWeb

Hancock County, WV - GenWeb

Marshall County, WV - GenWeb

Wetzel County, WV - GenWeb

* Pennsylvania GenWeb

Washington Co., PA - GenWeb http://www.rootsweb/~pawashin/

Allegheny County, PA - GenWeb

Greene County, PA - GenWeb

Fayette County, PA - GenWeb

Westmoreland County, PA - GenWeb

Everton's Genealogical Helper - Web Site

* Commercial Genealogy Sites

Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site

Heritage Quest - Home Page

Ancestry Inc. - Home Page

Lineages, Inc. - Home Page

The OLIVE TREE Genealogy Home Page

* State and National Societies

National Genealogical Society

Federation of Genealogical Societies

The Ohio Genealogical Society

Ohio Historical Society

* Local (Ohio Valley) Societies
Belmont County Chapter, OG

Wheeling Area Genealogical Society

* Genealogy "LINKS" Pages

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

Helm's Genealogy Toolbox

Your On Line Research Guide

Genealogy Online - Gensite

* More Genealogy Related Sites

St. Clairsville Public Library

Allen County (IN) Public Library - Catalog Search

Hacker's Creek Pioneer Descendants (WV)

National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution

National Society, Sons of the American Revolution

The Mayflower Web Pages

Native American Genealogy

The Quaker Corner

The National Huguenot Society

Free Census & Genealogy Databases

US National Archives & Records Administration

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Cemetery Records on the lnternet

Find-A-Grave – Cemetery Search

World Vital Records


(Revised – 29 Mar 2008)