Wheeling Area Genealogical Society

News and Announcements

This is the website for the Wheeling Area Genealogical Society. It is a place for news, announcements, and coming events in the Wheeling area.

Upcoming History and Genealogy Events Calendar (New)

WAGS 2020 Speaker Series
February 8 – Jewish Religion in Wheeling (Rabbi Joshua Lief)

Civil War Round Table 2020 Speaker Series
January 27 – The Role of Nurses During the Civil War (Tom McFadden)

To see past videos – please become a WAGS member. To join WAGS please click HERE and fill out this application. Dues are only $10 per year. Membership includes access to past videos, past newsletters, and a current newsletter every 3 months.

Thanks to Erin Rothenbuehler of the Ohio County Public Library we now have direct links to the Library’s Genealogy Resources.

Ohio County Public Library Genealogy Database Resources (New)

Ohio County Public Library Genealogy Newspaper Resources (New)

Wheeling Area Genealogical Society Coming Events

Friends of Wheeling Coming Events

Cumberland Trail Genealogical Society Coming Events

Ohio Valley Civil War Roundtable Coming Events

Thanks to the Generosity of Don Pickenpaugh and the Cumberland Trail Genealogical Society, We now have Maps Showing Land Patents, Cemeteries, and Old Schools in Belmont County. You Can View Them Here.

WAGS New Website is Live!! Please Register Here.

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