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1773

Edward Dulin was the first white settler in New Martinsville

Other events that happened on or around 1773

1838

Martinsville was incorporated

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1846

New Martinsville became the county seat of Wetzel County

Other events that happened on or around 1846

1871

Martinsville was officially renamed New Martinsville

Other events that happened on or around 1871

1925

Stage Struck starring Gloria Swanson was filmed in New Martinsville

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Mar 19, 1936

A devastating flood hit New Martinsville

Other events that happened on or around March 19, 1936

Sep 19, 2004

New Martinsville was again flooded

Other events that happened on or around September 19, 2004


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