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Wayne, West Virginia

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The count seat of Wayne County, Wayne, WV was originally founded in 1842 as Trout's Hill, honoring Abraham Trout, a first settler, owned of the land upon which the town was laid out. Incorporated as Wayne in 1882, and named in honor of General Anthony (Mad Anthony) Wayne, Revolutionary War hero.

Wayne, WV
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Elevation: 708 feet
Population: 1,105 (2000 Census)
Longitude: -82.4425
Latitude: 38.2214

Schools: Wayne County Schools

Libraries: Wayne County Library

Variant Name(s) for Wayne, WV

Fairview, Trouts Hill, Wayne Court House


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