WVwebhttp://www.wvweb.net/page/category.detail/nav/5000/Counties in WVen-usTue, 11 Aug 2020 11:22:02 EDTTue, 11 Aug 2020 11:22:02 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWyoming Countyhttp://www.wvweb.net/page/content.detail/id/500056.htmlThe Mingo, Shawnee and Wyandotte Indians once used the Wyoming County area for hunting. The first white settlers moved into the area in 1799. The county was created in 1799 from a section of Logan Count.Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 EDTWood Countyhttp://www.wvweb.net/page/content.detail/id/500055.htmlWood County is located along the western edge of the state and is bordered by the Ohio River and is bisected by the Little Kanawaha River.Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 EDTWirt Countyhttp://www.wvweb.net/page/content.detail/id/500054.htmlLocated in west central West Virginia, Wirt County was created in 1848 from parts of Jackson and Wood counties. The largest development the county ever had was following the development of the Burning Springs oil field in 1860.Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 EDTWetzel Countyhttp://www.wvweb.net/page/content.detail/id/500053.htmlWetzel County forms the base of West Virginia's northern panhandle and features both bottom land along the Ohio River and rough and hilly area. Edward Dulin settled near present-day New Martinsville in 1773.Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 EDTWebster Countyhttp://www.wvweb.net/page/content.detail/id/500052.htmlAdam Stroud, who came to the region in about 1769, is believed to be the first white settler in the Webster area. Considered rugged and remote, it would be 91 years, in 1860, before the area was made into a count.Wed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 EDT