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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indiana|Indiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Boone County''' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://boonecounty.in.gov/ Boone County Courthouse]<br>212 Courthouse Squqre<br>Lebanon, IN 46052-2150<br>Phone: 765.482.3510<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1831, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1830.<br>County Health Department has birth and death records.<br>County recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone County, Indiana 211 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
&nbsp;'''1830--'''Boone County was created 29 January 1830&nbsp;from [[Hendricks County, Indiana|Hendricks]] and [[Marion County, Indiana|Marion]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Lebanon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span class="Apple-style-span" style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline"> </span>
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&nbsp;'''1830--'''Boone County was created 29 January 1830&nbsp;from [[Hendricks County, Indiana|Hendricks]] and [[Marion County, Indiana|Marion]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Lebanon <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref><span style="color: rgb(0,43,184); text-decoration: underline" class="Apple-style-span"> </span>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Mts. Run Baptist Cemetery is near Labanon, Boone, Indiana, USA.
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Mts. Run Baptist Cemetery is near Labanon, Boone, Indiana, USA.  
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*Cemeteries for Boone County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/cem/ Linkpendium]
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*Obituaries and Funeral Home Records - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/obits/ Linkpendium]
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*Boone County Cemeteries &amp; Burials - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/cemeteries/cemeteries.htm INGenweb]
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*Obituary Index - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/obituaries/obituary-index.htm INGenWeb]
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[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/indexes.html The following cemeteries have indexes courtesy of the Lebanon Public Library]:
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*Beck Cemetery
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*Bethel Cemetery
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*Cason Cemetery
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*Dover Cemetery - Veterans
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*Moore Cemetery
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*Jones-Parr Cemetery
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*Old Eagle/Cox Cemetery
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*Pitzer Cemetery
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*Richardson (Big Spings) Cemetery
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Indiana}}
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*Index to Defective, Dependent &amp; Delinquent Census for Boone County (1880) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Settlers of Boone County (1823-4) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Index to Census of Males for Boone County (1907) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*Church Histories - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/church/church-histories-index.htm INGenWeb]
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*Early Members of Baptist Churches in Boone County, Indiana (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Directories  ====
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*Directory of Businesses in Boone County, Indiana (1868) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Directory of Zionsville, Boone County, Indiana (1937, 1940, 1961) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*Boone County Land Records &amp; Maps - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/land/landrecords-index.htm INGenWeb]<br>
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*see - Land Records - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*History of Boone County - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/hist/ Linkpendium]<br>
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*History - Towns &amp; County - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/histories/histories-index.htm INGenWeb]<br>
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*Crist, L. M. ''History of Boone County, Indiana: With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Old Families.'' (Indianapolis, Ind: A.W. Bowen, 2008.) FHL US/CAN Film 934898 Items 3-4 {{FHL|316726|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-boone-county-indiana-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-old-families/oclc/712176518&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofbooneco01cris#page/n5/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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*Index to Biographies in "Early Life and Times of Boone County, Indiana" (1887) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Maps and Gazetteers - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/maps/ Linkpendium]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*Boone County Military - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/military/military.htm INGenWeb] <br>
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*see - Military Records and Histories - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/ Linkpendium]<br>
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*Boone County Veterans at State Soldiers Home, Lafayette, Indiana (1906) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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Civil War
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<br>Civil War service men from Boone County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment)that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from Boone County.
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*[[4th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|4th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company&nbsp;I
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*[[9th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|9th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company F
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*[[10th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|10th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company I, and Reorganized A, F, and I
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*[[11th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company H
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*[[11th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|11th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company K
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*[[12th Regiment, Indiana Cavalry|12th Regiment]], Indiana Cavalry, Company A
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*[[16th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|16th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized C
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*[[17th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|17th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company B
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*[[17th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|17th Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery
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*[[20th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|20th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company C
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*[[30th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|30th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Reorganized Company D
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*[[38th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|38th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company H
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*[[40th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|40th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies F, and K
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*[[72nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|72nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company D
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*[[85th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|85th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company K
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*[[86th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|86th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and F
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*[[101st Regiment, Indiana Infantry|101st Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Company A
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*[[102nd Regiment, Indiana Infantry|102nd Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, All of Companies A-K
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*[[116th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)|116th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4), Companies B, and G
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*[[135th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|135th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Companies B, C, E, and H
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*[[139th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864)|139th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry (100 days, 1864), Company A
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*[[150th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|150th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, C, E, and K
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*[[154th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|154th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies B, G, and H
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*[[156th Regiment, Indiana Infantry|156th Regiment]], Indiana Infantry, Companies A, and B
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*[[28th US Colored Troops|28th US Colored Troops]], Addition Recruits for Colored Troops
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*[[Wilder Battery, Indiana Light Artillery|Wilder Battery]], Indiana Light Artillery<br>
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Boone County men in The Civil War
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*Commissioned Office on page 179&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofbooneco01cris#page/178/mode/2up Internet Archive] <ref>"Military History" Chapter 8 in Crist, L. M. ''History of Boone County, Indiana: With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Old Families.'' (Indianapolis, Ind: A.W. Bowen, 2008.) , page 175-211, FHL US/CAN Film 934898 Items 3-4 {{FHL|316726|item|disp=FHL Collection}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-boone-county-indiana-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-old-families/oclc/712176518&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results other library] [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofbooneco01cris#page/174/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]</ref>
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*List of Non-Commissioned Office and Privates on page 181-202&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofbooneco01cris#page/180/mode/2up Internet Archive] [2]
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*Roll Of Honor - page 208-209&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofbooneco01cris#page/208/mode/1up Internet Archive ]&nbsp;[2]&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*Civil War Soldiers, Officers &amp; Regiment - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/military/military-civilwar.htm INGenWeb]
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Civil War Books
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*"Military History" Chapter 8 in Crist, L. M. ''History of Boone County, Indiana: With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Old Families.'' (Indianapolis, Ind: A.W. Bowen, 2008.) , (page 175-211;&nbsp;Name's, Regiment, Company),&nbsp;&nbsp;FHL US/CAN Film 934898 Items 3-4 {{FHL|316726|item|disp=FHL Collection}}&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.worldcat.org/title/history-of-boone-county-indiana-with-biographical-sketches-of-representative-citizens-and-genealogical-records-of-old-families/oclc/712176518&referer=brief_results other library]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofbooneco01cris#page/174/mode/2up INTERNET ARCHIVE]
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*Boone County Biographies of Civil War Veterans - [http://genealogytrails.com/ind/boone/civilwarvetsbios.html Genealogy Trails History Group]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*Selected Extracts from Newspapers in Boone County, Indiana (1885-1907) (members only database, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== School Records  ====
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*Students of Lebanon High School, Boone County, Indiana (1915) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*Teachers of Lebanon High School, Boone County,&nbsp;Indiana (1915) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])<br>
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*Directory of Teachers for Boone County (1936) ($, [http://www.indgensoc.org Indiana Genealogical Society])
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/boonecountyteachers.pdf Boone County Teachers: 1883-1885] (Lebanon Public Library)
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*[http://tinyurl.com/3n3qgms Indiana State Digital Achives ]for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)
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*Boone County Death Index 1882-1920 - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/deaths/deaths1882-1920-index.htm INGenWeb]
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*Boone County Marriages - [http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/marriages/marriages-index.htm INGenWeb]
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*see - Vital Record - [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/ Linkpendium]
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The following Marriage Notices are courtesy of the Lebanon Public Library:
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From the Lebanan Reporter Indexes:
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/leb_rep_mar_g_all.pdf Grooms:1945-1959]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/vitals/leb_rep_marriage_bride.pdf Brides: 1945-1959]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/vitals/leb_rep_div_45-59.pdf Online Index of Divorce Notices from 1945-1959]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/vitals/leb_rep_obits_all.pdf Online Index of Obituaries and Death Notices from 1945-2011]
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From the Lebanon Patriot &amp; Weekly Patriot Indexes:
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/lp_wp_div_all.pdf Online Index of Divorce Notices appearing in 1870]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/lp_wp_marriages_bygroom_all.pdf Grooms Online Index of Marriage Notices from 1870–73]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/lp_wp_marriages_bybride_all.pdf Brides Online Index of Marriage Notices from 1870–73]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/lp_wp_obits_all.pdf Online Index of Obituaries and Death Notices from 1870–73]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/lp_wp_sales_all.pdf Online Index of Personal and Real Estate Sale Notices from 1870–73]
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/vr_divorce183079.pdf Divorces of Boone County, IN 1830-1879]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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Database provided by the Lebanan Public Library
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*[http://bccn.boone.in.us/LPL/departments/heritage/archive/clubs/lodge_sojourning_1917.pdf Boone County Lodge: Roster of Sojourning Members 1917-1925]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.ingenweb.org/inboone/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=197122&subject_disp=Indiana%2C+Boone&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/ Boone County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*{{FHL|Indiana%2C+Boone|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}} <br>
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IN/Boone/ Boone County, Indiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium) <br>
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*Boone County, Indiana History, Records, Facts and Genealogy&nbsp;- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/indiana/in-county-boone.html N2genealogy]<br>
  
 
== References  ==
 
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County Courthouse

Boone County Courthouse
212 Courthouse Squqre
Lebanon, IN 46052-2150
Phone: 765.482.3510

County Clerk has marriage records from 1831,
divorce, probate and court records from 1830.
County Health Department has birth and death records.
County recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

 1830--Boone County was created 29 January 1830 from Hendricks and Marion Counties.
County seat: Lebanon [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

October 1856 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Mts. Run Baptist Cemetery is near Labanon, Boone, Indiana, USA.

The following cemeteries have indexes courtesy of the Lebanon Public Library:

  • Beck Cemetery
  • Bethel Cemetery
  • Cason Cemetery
  • Dover Cemetery - Veterans
  • Moore Cemetery
  • Jones-Parr Cemetery
  • Old Eagle/Cox Cemetery
  • Pitzer Cemetery
  • Richardson (Big Spings) Cemetery

Census

For tips on accessing Boone County, Indiana Genealogy census records online, see: Indiana Census.

Church

Court

Directories

Land

Local Histories

  • Crist, L. M. History of Boone County, Indiana: With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Old Families. (Indianapolis, Ind: A.W. Bowen, 2008.) FHL US/CAN Film 934898 Items 3-4 FHL Collection   other library    INTERNET ARCHIVE
  • Index to Biographies in "Early Life and Times of Boone County, Indiana" (1887) (members only database, Indiana Genealogical Society)

Maps

Military


Civil War


Civil War service men from Boone County served in various regiments. Men often joined a regiment or a company (within a regiment)that originated in their county. Listed below are the military units that were formed in or had many men from Boone County.

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Boone County men in The Civil War


Civil War Books

  • "Military History" Chapter 8 in Crist, L. M. History of Boone County, Indiana: With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Old Families. (Indianapolis, Ind: A.W. Bowen, 2008.) , (page 175-211; Name's, Regiment, Company),  FHL US/CAN Film 934898 Items 3-4 FHL Collection   other library    INTERNET ARCHIVE


Newspapers

Probate

School Records

Taxation

Vital Records

  • Indiana State Digital Achives for Death, E-Publication, Instiution, Military, Misc Historical, Naturalization Records can be searched by person name (accessed 26 May 2011)
  • Boone County Death Index 1882-1920 - INGenWeb

The following Marriage Notices are courtesy of the Lebanon Public Library:

From the Lebanan Reporter Indexes:

From the Lebanon Patriot & Weekly Patriot Indexes:

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Database provided by the Lebanan Public Library

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Boone County, Indiana History, Records, Facts and Genealogy - N2genealogy

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone County, Indiana 211 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. "Military History" Chapter 8 in Crist, L. M. History of Boone County, Indiana: With Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Old Families. (Indianapolis, Ind: A.W. Bowen, 2008.) , page 175-211, FHL US/CAN Film 934898 Items 3-4 FHL Collection other library INTERNET ARCHIVE