WVC 44 - 5 - 2
§44-5-2. Fiduciary records of circuit court to be deposited in
county clerk's office.
The circuit court of each county shall, as soon as may be
after this code becomes effective, direct its clerk to transfer
to the office of the clerk of the county commission of its county
any wills, records of wills, records of the appointment and
qualification of personal representatives, guardians, curators or
committees, and records of their oaths, bonds, inventories,
appraisements and settlements, heretofore kept in their said
courts, and the clerk of the county court shall keep and preserve
the same among the other similar records of his office. If the
same are not properly and completely indexed when deposited in
his office, the county clerk shall make a full and complete index
to the same.