Could I be related to your town Weirton?

Could I be related to your town Weirton?

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cindy weirton

San Mateo, CA

#1 Feb 6, 2013
I would like to find out about my last name Weirton,and your town Weirton if somehow they are related.

Statts Mills, WV

#2 Feb 17, 2013
Cindy, sorry I can't help you much, but I was born and raised in Weirton and never heard of anyone with that last name. The town was named after steel magnate Ernest T. Weir and the factory he founded there was the lifeblood of the area (including my family) for many years. At one point employed over 12,000 in a community of 28,000.

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