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Webster, West Virginia

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Country  United States
County  Taylor
GNIS feature ID  1548873
State  West Virginia
Time zone  Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
Local time  Sunday 1:02 PM
Webster, West Virginia
Weather  19°C, Wind S at 10 km/h, 21% Humidity

Webster is an unincorporated community in Taylor County, West Virginia, United States. It lies four miles south of Grafton. Its elevation is 1,019 feet above sea level.

Contents

Map of Webster, Tygart, WV 26354, USA

History

Webster became a junction on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad in 1854. Webster was the location of a Union encampment during the American Civil War. It was the birthplace of Anna Marie Jarvis, the founder of Mother's Day as a national holiday in the United States. Her birthplace, known as the Anna Jarvis House, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.

The village of Webster should not be confused with Webster County, West Virginia or its county seat, Webster Springs.

References

Webster, West Virginia Wikipedia


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