Clerk's Office

County Clerk


Office of the Wirt County Clerk

About the County Clerk

The County Clerk handles voter registration, changes in party affiliation/address/last name on voter registration, records deeds, liens, births, marriages, deaths and other judgments, and files wills. In addition, the clerk is responsible for elections; obtaining and training poll workers and counting  ballots. She is responsible for keeping and storing the county's vital statistics. And, the Clerk of the Wirt County Commission also functions as an election officer, preparing the ballot, conducting absentee voting, and performing other election-related duties as well The Clerk maintains payroll for all county employees, receives all accounts, pays county debts, maintains the county's financial statements and maintains all orders from the Wirt County Commission. 

Marolyn Baldrige

Marolyn Baldrige, Wirt County Clerk

Document Recording

The Wirt County Clerk provides the official recording of all documents for Wirt County. Her responsibilities include:

  • All recorded documents are indexed and are available for public use. Property maps are available on computer. A computer is set aside in the Clerk's office for public use. All materials (paper, etc.) is paid for by the user
  • Keeps records of County Commission transactions.
  • Keeps minutes of all County Commission meetings.
  • All Bonds
  • Estates; Probates all Wills, Appoints fiduciary commissioners for administering certain estates.
  • Copies of documents are available at a nominal fee.
Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Phone: (304) 275-4271
Fax: (304) 275-3418



Mailing Address

Wirt County Clerk's Office
PO Box 53
Elizabeth, WV 26143

Physical Address

Wirt County Courthouse
19 Washington Street, Suite 106
Elizabeth, WV 26143