These are the People born in the state of West Virginia in the United States of America.


  1. Betty Zane, Revolutionary War Heroine who Carried Gunpowder in Her Purse
  2. Dorothy Pressler Morgan, Pioneering Stunt Pilot
  3. Katherine Johnson, Hidden Figure and Physicist
  4. Juliet Opie Hopkins, The Florence Nightingale of the South
  5. Nancy Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's Mother
  6. Corporal Thomas W Bennett, Medal of Honor Recipient For His Actions During the Vietnam War
  7. Zona Heaster Shue, The Only Case in United States History That Used a Ghost's Testimony to Convict a Man