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  Brooke County, West Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brooke County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia.
Brooke County was created in 1797 from part of Ohio County and named in honor of Robert Brooke, Governor of Virginia from 1794 to 1796.
The Brooke County Commissioners in 2006 are President John Cassinelli, Bernard Kazienko, and Norma Tarr.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brooke_County,_West_Virginia   (654 words)

  
 Brooke County, West Virginia Genealogical Records Information
According to the national census of 1800, Brooke County had 4,706 residents, the 6 th largest population of the 13 counties then in existence within the present state of West Virginia.
Brooke County was named in honor of Robert Brooke (1751-1799), who was educated at the University of Edinburgh, practiced law in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, served in the Virginia General Assembly in 1794 and, later that year, was elected the third Governor of Virginia (1794-1796) by the General Assembly.
In 1744, Virginia officials purchased the Iroquois title of ownership to West Virginia in the Treaty of Lancaster.
www.mywestvirginiagenealogy.com /wv_county/bro.htm   (3865 words)

  
 A brief early history of Brooke County West Virginia
Brooke County, in the Northern Panhandle, is one of West Virginia's smallest counties.
It was created in 1797 from part of Ohio County and named in honor of Robert Brooke, governor of Virginia from 1794 to 1796.
The 1800 Census gave the population of the county at 4,706.
www.wvrtc.org /trails/brooke_history.html   (234 words)

  
 West Virginia, Brooke County History - SHG Resources
Brooke County was created by an act of the Virginia General Assembly on November 30, 1796 from parts of Ohio County.
According to the national census of 1800, Brooke County had 4,706 residents, the 6th largest population of the 13 counties then in existence within the present state of West Virginia.
Brooke County was named in honor of Robert Brooke (1751-1799), who was educated at the University of Edinburgh, practiced law in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, served in the Virginia General Assembly in 1794 and, later that year, was elected the third Governor of Virginia (1794 to 1796) by the General Assembly.
www.shgresources.com /wv/counties/brooke   (682 words)

  
 Brooke County, West Virginia History to 1882 -- Genealogy Database for Family History Research
Brooke County, West Virginia is sandwiched between Pennsylvania and Ohio.
Fayette County, West Virginia Births, 1888-93 This database indexes names of persons born in Fayette County, West Virginia, betwee 1888 and 1893.
West Virginia - State Fact Sheet Save yourself hours of time and aggravation by ordering this information-packed, two-page coated reference sheet specially developed to simplify genealogical research in the state of West Virginia.
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 Brooke County West Virginia Animal Listings
I am writing to tell everyone that Brooke County Shelter is WORSE than Barb describes, I have been there and I saw the conditions that these poor animals are living in.
Brooke County Shelter has been making it known for months now that their shelter is falling down around their ears and that they desperately need help from rescues placing the large number of dogs and cats currently housed there.
The animals at Brooke County are extremely well cared for and loved by the shelter workers and the staff is very devoted and hard working and trying to do their best with what they have to work with.
www.rescueclearinghouse.com /brookewv.htm   (1315 words)

  
 Brooke County history sources
Named: In honor of Robert Brooke, Governor of VA from 1794 to 1796.
History of Northern West Virginia Panhandle; Embracing Ohio, Marshall, Brooke and Hancock Counties.
Brooke County; Being a Record of Prominent Events Occurring in Brooke County, West Virginia from the Settlement of the County Until January 1, 1882.
www.wvculture.org /history/counties/brooke.html   (336 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Brooke County, W.Va.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1933-39, 1941-43, 1949-53; defeated, 1938, 1942.
U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1869-71; member of West Virginia state house of delegates 1st District, 1887-90.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/WV/BR.html   (580 words)

  
 Brooke County, West Virginia WV, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
The county is in the Weirton-Steubenville metro area.
This was a decrease of -2.60% from the 2000 census.
Brooke County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=23052   (615 words)

  
 PUBLICATIONS
Brooke County Deaths 1889 - 1896 & 1889 - 1905
It was recommended by the Brooke County Board of Education that this become an annual project.
This book was done with permission of the Brooke County Board of Education, these family history stories were collected from Follansbee Middle School, Wellsburg Middle School and Brooke High School writing labs.
www.brookecountywvgenealogy.org /pub.html   (2894 words)

  
 Brooke   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Brooke County Health Department's mission is enhancement of health and of the quality of life of its residents through education, environmental testing and disease control.
Assessing the health needs of Brooke County, then planning organizing, and providing programs to meet these needs.
The Brooke County Health Department will provide public health services that prevent and control communicable disease, protect the public from environmental health risk and promote the improvement of the health status of the entire community.
www.wvdhhr.org /bph/county/brooke.htm   (77 words)

  
 Brooke County, West Virginia houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Brooke County is $408 a month.
Churches in Brooke County include: Goodwill Church, Saint Johns Church, Castleman Run Church, Chapel Hill Church, Church of Christ, Kadesh Chapel, Ebenezer Church, Franklin United Methodist Church.
Brooke County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly above West Virginia state average.
www.city-data.com /county/Brooke_County-WV.html   (458 words)

  
 Bridges By County: West Virginia - Brooke County
Brooke County, WV/ Jefferson County, OH Wierton, WV and Steubenville, OH Ohio River and Railroad
Brooke County, WV / Jefferson County, OH East Steubenville, WV and Steubenville, OH Ohio River and Highway
Brooke County, WV / Jefferson County, OH Coketown, WV and Steubenville, OH Ohio River
www.historicbridges.org /b_c_wv_brooke.htm   (273 words)

  
 Contact State Legislators for Brooke County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
I am one of the many West Virginians who oppose raising the weight limits for coal trucks operating in our state.
I believe the weights should remain where they are and that enforcement and penalties should be increased.
Last year's vote in the House of Delegates confirms that a majority of West Virginians feel as I do.
www.umwa.org /legaction/wv/BROOKE.SHTML   (171 words)

  
 Brooke County Genealogy Inc.
Brooke County Genealogy meets the 3rd Saturday of each month,
from 1:00 - 3:00 at the Brooke County Library in Wellsburg.
Brooke County Genealogy asks your support to help maintain this web site.
www.brookecountywvgenealogy.org   (50 words)

  
 Brooke County West Virginia WV Litigation Lawyers, Attorneys & Law Firms - OptimusLaw┬« - The Best Way To Find a Lawyer ...
Contact the Brooke County litigation lawyer of your choice to present your legal matter and/or schedule an initial consultation.
The Brooke County Commercial and Civil Litigation Lawyers Directory is provided for your general information.
Brooke County Family, Divorce and Elder Law Lawyers
wv.optimuslaw.com /brooke.county/litigation.htm   (287 words)

  
 West Virginia Record | Vioxx cases filed in Brooke County
WELLSBURG - Two Brooke County men have joined in the litigation against Merck and Co., the manufacturer of Vioxx.
Charles Bolner and Kirk Scott each filed lawsuits Sept. 29 in Brooke Circuit Court against Merck, claiming they were harmed by ingesting Vioxx.
Mark Colantino of Weirton firm Frankovitch, Anetakis, Colantonio and Simon is representing the plaintiffs.
www.wvrecord.com /news/newsview.asp?c=185214   (291 words)

  
 SearchSystems.net - The Largest West Virginia Counties Public Records Directory
Description: Use this West Virginia Division of Culture and History service to search for death records in Calhoun County for selected years between 1855 and 1969.
Description: Use this West Virginia Division of Culture and History service to search for death records in Fayette County for selected years between 1906 and 1955.
Description: Use this West Virginia Division of Culture and History service to search for death records in Gilmer County for selected years between 1853 and 1969.
www.searchsystems.net /list.php?nid=141   (1328 words)

  
 Weirton WV - news in Weirton, West Virginia - Hancock County West Virginia / Brooke County West Virginia / Weirton WV ...
Weirton WV - news in Weirton, West Virginia - Hancock County West Virginia / Brooke County West Virginia / Weirton WV 26062 / Weirton West Virginia 26062
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Weirton, West Virginia 26062 / Hancock County, West Virginia / Weirton, WV 26062 / Hancock County WV
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 Brooke County, WV - Brooke County, West Virginia - Population overview
Brooke County, WV - Brooke County, West Virginia - Population overview
West Virginia > All counties > Brooke County
Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/popInfo.php?locIndex=23052   (131 words)

  
 West Virginia Brooke County Lawyers at LawSeek.net :: West Virginia Brooke County Lawyers & West Virginia Brooke County ...
Choosing an West Virginia Brooke County lawyer or West Virginia Brooke County Law Firm to represent you in Brooke County is an important decision.
Quickly and easily find a West Virginia Brooke County Attorney by browsing our directory of West Virginia Lawyers and Local West Virginia Law Firms.
The LawSeek.net West Virginia Brooke County Lawyer Directory provides a comprehensive overview of local West Virginia Brooke County Lawyers and West Virginia Brooke County Law Firms.
west-virginia.lawseek.net /brooke_west_virginia_lawyers.html   (313 words)

  
 Cemeteries of Brooke County, West Virginia - Cemetery Records - Genealogy
Cemeteries of Brooke County, West Virginia - Cemetery Records - Genealogy
West Virginia Directory of Cemeteries - Cemetery Junction
Deaths and Burials of West Virginia State Politicians - PoliticalGraveyard.com
www.interment.net /us/wv/brooke.htm   (80 words)

  
 Brooke County - West Virginia (WV) Cyclopedia
Created in 1797 from part of Ohio County, Brooke County named in honor of Robert Brooke, Governor of Virginia from 1794-1796.
The first white settlers to Brooke County were Jonathan, Israel, and Friend Cox, who arrived in 1770 or 1771, constructing a shelter near present-day Wellsburg, claiming 400 acres of land via Tomahawk Rights.
First Grimes Golden apple tree was discovered and developed in this county by Thomas Grimes in about 1804.
www.wvexp.com /index.php/Brooke_County   (135 words)

  
 Brooke County, West Virginia Debt Consolidation and Credit Counseling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Debt Consolidation Service in Brooke County, WV Millions of people have learned how to get out of debt with the help of Consolidate Your Debt.
Their free service will put you in touch with real consumer credit counseling services that are familiar with the debt collection laws in West Virginia.
With their help, you will learn how to get out of debt quickly, without destroying your credit rating with a bankruptcy.
www.pequotintl.com /WV/3471.html   (158 words)

  
 Brooke County, West Virginia -- Reports & Articles
Brooke County, West Virginia -- Reports & Articles
Geographical Index > United States > West Virginia > Brooke County
No reports or media articles found for Brooke County, West Virginia
www.bfro.net /GDB/show_county_reports.asp?state=WV&county=Brooke   (30 words)

  
 FJCPDC Our Towns Villages and Cities
City of Weirton in Hancock County, West Virginia
City of Chester in Hancock County, West Virginia
City of Follansbee in Brooke County, West Virginia
www.publicdefender.com /FJCPDCOurCommunities.html   (127 words)

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