|During the COVID-19 library limited access, Ancestry Library Edition access has been expanded to Wood County patrons working remotely. Please contact the library by Email or use our Contact form to obtain the password.|
If sending requests by postal mail, please use the following address:
Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library (P&WCPL)
3100 Emerson Ave
Parkersburg WV 26101
Attn. Genealogy Department
Please be aware of the following guidelines.
• To send a check, please use the address listed above.
• To use a credit card or GPay,
Please enter amount including decimal point
Your receipt will be emailed to you.
Access the growing collection of digitally scanned copies of books from the PWCPL Genealogy section.
Take fun and interactive trivia quizzes prepared by the Genealogy staff to spotlight works by our local historians.
Get more information on upcoming scheduled Genealogy seminars hosted by PWCPL
Here is a listing of Genealogy web sites that may be of help.Wood County Historical and Preservation Society