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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Boone_County,_Missouri|Boone County]]''
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Guide to '''Boone County Missouri genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Boone County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1820
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| founded date = November 16
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| seat = Columbia
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| building address = Boone County Courthouse<br> 600 E Broadway<br> Columbia, MO 65201<br> Phone: 573.874.7345<br>[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/MO_Boone.htm  '''Boone County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br> <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1810 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone fckLRCounty, Missouri. Page 397 {{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  ====
  
'''1820--'''Boone County was created from Howard County. '''County seat:''' Columbia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1820--'''Boone County was created 16 November 1820&nbsp;from [[Howard County, Missouri|Howard]] County. '''County seat:''' Columbia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Boone County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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*The [http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [http://shs.umsystem.edu/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all Missouri Counties.<br>
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Audrain County, Missouri|Audrain]]
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*[[Callaway County, Missouri|Callaway]]
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*[[Cole County, Missouri|Cole]]
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*[[Cooper County, Missouri|Cooper]]
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*[[Howard County, Missouri|Howard]]
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*[[Moniteau County, Missouri|Moniteau]]
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*[[Randolph County, Missouri|Randolph]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=61339 Columbia Cemetery, Columbia] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Missouri}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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A [http://books.google.com/books?id=_PwBAAAAMAAJ ''History of Boone County, Missouri Written and comp. from the most authentic official and private sources; including a history of its townships, towns, and villages...''] (1882) is available online free from Google Books.
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Boone_County Boone County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
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*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Boone County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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===== Civil War Battle  =====
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The following Civil War Battle was fought in Boone County
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*December 28, 1861 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/mo010.htm Mount Zion Church]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/mo010.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 15 August 2012)</ref>
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[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/MOmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Missouri
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
[http://www.gonewestpublications.com/books.html Gone West Publications] has on-line indexes of central Missouri newspapers. Follow the link and click on the book or books that interest you most.<br>  
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=14201 Jefferson City newspapers] and [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=18996 Moberly newspapers] from the early 1900's covering local news that included residents from Boone County communities.<br>
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*''Columbia Missouri Statesman'', 1843-1886. Searchable online at the State Historical Society of Missouri’s Digital Collections as part of the&nbsp;[http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=36cfb97e581bb6922283524a7cd15de7;page=index;c=catalogic;g=shs Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers].
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
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*Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.<br>
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''Columbia Missouri Statesman'', 1843-1886. Searchable online at the State Historical Society of Missouri’s Digital Collections as part of the&nbsp;[http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=36cfb97e581bb6922283524a7cd15de7;page=index;c=catalogic;g=shs Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers].
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Columbia Missouri Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202859&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+Boone&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Boone|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 22:18, 15 March 2013

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Guide to Boone County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records



Boone County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 16, 1820
County Seat Columbia
Courthouse
Address Boone County Courthouse
600 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: 573.874.7345
Boone County Website


County Courthouse




County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1810 [1]

History

Parent County

1820--Boone County was created 16 November 1820 from Howard County. County seat: Columbia [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Boone County border changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Columbia Cemetery, Columbia BillionGraves

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

A History of Boone County, Missouri Written and comp. from the most authentic official and private sources; including a history of its townships, towns, and villages... (1882) is available online free from Google Books.

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Boone County

Map showing Civil War battles in Missouri

Newspapers


Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Columbia Missouri Statesman, 1843-1886. Searchable online at the State Historical Society of Missouri’s Digital Collections as part of the Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone fckLRCounty, Missouri. Page 397 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. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August 2012)
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