Mooresville, West Virginia

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Mooresville
Mooresville is located in West Virginia
Mooresville
Mooresville
Location within the state of West Virginia
Mooresville is located in the United States
Mooresville
Mooresville
Mooresville (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°41′24″N 80°8′53″W / 39.69000°N 80.14806°W / 39.69000; -80.14806Coordinates: 39°41′24″N 80°8′53″W / 39.69000°N 80.14806°W / 39.69000; -80.14806
CountryUnited States
StateWest Virginia
CountyMonongalia
Elevation
958 ft (292 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS ID1543522[1]

Mooresville is an unincorporated community in Monongalia County, West Virginia.

Mooresville was platted in the 1840s by Rawley Moore, and named for him.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mooresville, West Virginia
  2. ^ Kenny, Hamill (1945). West Virginia Place Names: Their Origin and Meaning, Including the Nomenclature of the Streams and Mountains. Piedmont, WV: The Place Name Press. p. 428.