Clarke County Records Available (not online):

Clarke County land records: from 1836

Clarke County naturalization records: none

Clarke County vital records: births from 1853; deaths from 1853; marriages from 1836

Clarke County probate records: from 1836

Everton Pub. (2002). Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America (10th ed.). Draper, UT: Everton Pub, p. 712

Bentley, E. P. (1995). County Courthouse Book (2nd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publication Co., Inc., p. 367

Clarke County Department Contact Information


Clarke County History

Clarke County was established 8 March 1836 with land from Frederick County. The county was named in honor of George Rogers Clark, an officer in the Revolutionary War, and the county seat is Berryville.


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