Did You Know?

Hancock County is home to the world's largest teapot. It was constructed in 1938, is 14 feet in diameter and 14 feet high, and was used to outlet a variety of pottery products made locally. A complete restoration was performed in 1990.

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Circuit Clerk

Hancock County Circuit Clerk's Office:

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Filing Fees (Effective July 1, 2007):

$145.00 • Civil Case, Miscellaneous Petitions, Name Change, Domestic Petitions to establish visitation, custody, child support, paternity or other issues requiring a new case filing, Infant Guardianship and Adoptions

$90.00 • Adult conservatorship / guardianship

$135.00 • Divorce and separate maintenance

$ 85.00 • Modification of existing court orders such as child support, custody and visitation.

$ 35.00 • Expedited petitions for child support

* There is an additional fee for service with the above case filings. This fee is determined by the type of service and is subject to change by the Legislature.

Copying Fees:

$ .50 Regular Per Page

$4.00 Triple Seal

Hancock County Circuit Clerk

  • Brenda Jackson
Phone: 304-564-3311, Ext. 287
Fax: 304-564-5014
Office Hours - 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Hancock Circuit Clerk
P.O. Box 428
New Cumberland, WV 26047
Office Staff and Phone Extensions:

Diane Dillon, Chief Deputy, Ext. 291
Sandy Casto, Deputy Clerk, Ext. 260
Rhonda Banfield, Deputy Clerk, Ext. 261
Rae Zatezalo, Deputy Clerk, Ext. 242
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