Places

  • Charles Town is also known as: Jefferson County / Charles Town city.

  • Charles Town tourist attractions include: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: John Servis (horse trainer), and James Jett (american football player).

History

Charles Town is a city in and the county seat of Jefferson County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 5,259 at the 2010 census. Due to its similar name, travelers have sometimes confused this city with the state's capital, Charleston. Charles Washington, the founder of Charles Town, was born in Hunting Creek, now Fairfax County, Virginia on May 2, 1738. He was the youngest full brother of George Washington. He came to present Jefferson County between April and October 1780. The home of Charles Washington, Happy Retreat, was erected in 1780. In 1786, on 80 acres (320,000 m²) of his adjoining land, Charles laid out the streets of Charles Town, naming many of them after his brothers and one after his wife, Mildred. He donated the four corner lots at the intersection of George and Washington Streets for public buildings of the town and county, provided the town become the seat of the county separated from Berkeley County. Charles Town was officially chartered by the Virginia General Assembly in January 1787. In 1794, James Madison married "Dolly" Todd at Harewood, the home of George Steptoe Washington, son of Colonel Samuel Washington, just outside of Charles...

The official website for the city of Charles Town is http://www.charlestownwv.us/.

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Charles Town Obituaries

It was written by The Journal on April 11th, 2015 that Deborah A "Cookie" Costantino passed on in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Costantino was 53 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Deborah A "Cookie"'s life.

It was revealed by The Journal on April 11th, 2015 that Betty Demory (Edwards) passed away in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Ms. Demory was 81 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Betty's life.

It was revealed by The Journal on March 27th, 2015 that Mary Louise Bailey (Nicewarner) passed away in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Ms. Bailey was 91 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Louise's life.

It was noted by The Journal on March 25th, 2015 that Elwood W Jr Withers passed away in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Withers was 73 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elwood W Jr's life.

It was disclosed by The Journal on March 24th, 2015 that Roger D Kimble perished in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Kimble was 65 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Roger D's life.

It was reported by The Journal on February 27th, 2015 that Carolyn M Debow (Hackley) passed on in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Ms. Debow was 60 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Carolyn M's life.

It was revealed by The Journal on February 26th, 2015 that Thermon Nathan Piper passed away in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Piper was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thermon Nathan's life.

It was noted by The Journal on February 25th, 2015 that Cliff Cramer Jr Tine died in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Tine was 69 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Cliff Cramer Jr's life.

It was disclosed by The Journal on February 25th, 2015 that Marie Trussell died in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Trussell was 100 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marie's life.

It was disclosed by The Journal on February 20th, 2015 that Thomas Konrad Roselius perished in Charles Town, West Virginia.  Roselius was 38 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Thomas Konrad's life.

All Funeral Homes in Charles Town

Brown Funeral Homes & Cremations

Brown is a family owned, full service funeral home, that has proudly served Martinsburg, Berkeley County and the surrounding communities of the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia since 1880. Our funeral homes are Berkeley County's only...

Hall Funeral Home Incorporated

Founded in 1895, Hall Funeral Home is proud of our tradition. We provide compassionate care to your family, and strive to facilitate a memorable tribute to your loved one.

Hartzler Funeral Home PA

It is our objective to provide an organized and meaningful service while being sensitive to the needs of those we serve during a time of loss so
that we may assist our families through the grieving process.

John T Williams Funeral Home

We have been offering our considerate funeral services to serve families like yours since 1980. Founded on compassion and love, we are a family ourselves. Our owners are husband and wife who purchased the home after working for another funeral...

Jones Funeral Home & Crematory

We are an independent family-owned funeral service and cremation provider. Our web site will give you information about us and the services we provide. If you have any questions or would like to share suggestions on how we could improve our site,...

Loudoun Funeral Chapels

During 1977, William J. McDonough and his brother-in-law Robert L. Potterfield III saw the need for a new funeral home in Leesburg, Virginia. A funeral home that would put great emphasis on the service aspects of the industry and serve each...

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Edge Hill Cemetery
427 E Congress St
Charles Town, WV 25438
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Jefferson Chapel Funeral Home
114 N Mildred St
Charles Town, WV 25438
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Strider Melvin T Colonial Funeral Home
200 N George St
Charles Town, WV 25438

Charles Town Funeral Home News

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Nov. 6-8
You can still be eco-friendly in the afterlife, according to an Apopka funeral-equipment company ... Founded last January by a retired West Virginia conservation officer and a handful of friends, the outreach brings wounded soldiers, Marines and sailors to ...
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Catherine Butts Collins, 89
The family will receive friends at the Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, U.S. 340 at Halltown Road, Charles Town/Harpers Ferry ... P.O. Box 433, Harpers Ferry WV 25425.
http://www.herald-mail.com/?cmd=displaystory&story_id=256199

Journal Junction for Oct. 25...
From Charles Town: Jefferson Utilities Inc ... We need to fight together to keep our mail and our jobs in West Virginia. From Hedgesville: I read that St. Agnes Catholic Church in Shepherdstown had a casino night complete with table games (including craps ...
http://journal-news.net/page/content.detail/id/550415/Journal-Junction-for-Oct--26.html?nav=5043

Stalking History on the Hank Williams Death Ride
In a quiet residential neighborhood of a small Alabama town, Georgiana, a white ... DIED IN THE BACK SEAT OF HIS CADILLAC SOMEWHERE BETWEEN KNOXVILLE, TENN. AND OAK HILL, WEST VIRGINIA WHILE ENROUTE TO A SHOW IN CANTON, OHIO. Georgianas display is ...
http://open.salon.com/blog/johnnydamm/2010/10/25/stalking_history_on_the_hank_williams_death_ride

James B. Heflin Jr.
Jim was a 1951 graduate of Doddridge County High School and attended Salem College and West Virginia University in the engineering ... for 26 years and former representative of the West Union Town Council. He was a member of West Union Baptist Church for ...
http://www.newsandsentinel.com/page/content.detail/id/540473/James-B--Heflin-Jr-.html

Jacqueline C. McDonald
Jackie also was a trust officer with the Bank of Charles Town and was a devoted volunteer with the AARP Tax Aid program and was an AARP West Virginia State Tax coordinator ... the hearts of her family and friends. Funeral services will held at 2 p.m ...
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Charles Town Funeral Homes and funeral services in West Virginia
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Charles Town Cemeteries and funeral services in West Virginia
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Jefferson County West Virginia Chamber of Commerce, Charles ...
JEFFERSON CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME. ROBERT C FIELDS. PO BOX 838. CHARLES TOWN, WV 25414. PHONE: ... Box 426, Charles Town, WV 25414. Telephone: 304.725.2055 or 800.624. ...
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