Ancestry.com. West Virginia Prominent Men [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1998.Original data: tkinson, George W.. Prominent Men of West Virginia. Vol. I-II. Wheeling, WV, USA: Callin, 1980.
This database, a compiled biography of prominent individuals from the state of West Virginia, lists thousands of individuals with their vital information and background. This database can help you identify ancestors who distinguished themselves in social life, industry, the military, clergy, etc.