The Jefferson County Clerk
To anticipate, meet, and exceed the expectations of our customers and colleagues.
- Deliver Outstanding Customer Service
- Be Effective and Efficient
- Gain Public Confidence and Trust
- Foster a Positive Workplace
To protect, preserve and maintain the public records, as well as the election process, with integrity and accountability; to support the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of West Virginia while providing the utmost accurate and professional service to our customers and colleagues.
- Respect everyone.
- Act with Integrity.
- Embrace Diversity.
- Build Relationships.
- Be Accountable.
- Learn through Innovation.
The Jefferson County Clerk's office is open Monday thru Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*A service fee of 2.5% ($2.00 minimum) of the total charge will apply for all credit card transactions.
The Jefferson County Commission and the West Virginia State Auditor's Office made a commitment to improve transparency with the goal of driving citizen engagement. The goal is to provide both citizens and public servants access to information quickly and with fewer headaches. Click on the Jefferson County Checkbooks Link below to access the Transparency Portal.
- West Virginia Open.Gov Checkbooks for Jefferson County
- How to use the Open.Gov Checkbooks Transparency Portal
Courthouse Historical Significance
John Brown's Will (from 1859, recorded in Will Book 16 at Page 143)
Kennedy Farm House (Information on John Brown)
Video posted by Rob Aitcheson, Historic Landmarks Commission.