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Guide to '''Boone County, Missouri ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 
  
{{Click|Image:MO_ORP.png|Missouri Online Genealogy Records}}
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Guide to '''Boone County, Missouri ancestry, genealogy and family history''', birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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| county = Boone County
 
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| state = Missouri
 
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| founded year = 1820
 
| founded date = November 16
 
| seat = [[Columbia, Missouri|Columbia]]
 
| building image = MissouriBooneCourthouse.jpg
 
| building address = Boone County Courthouse<br> 600 E Broadway<br> Columbia, MO 65201<br> Phone: 573.874.7345<br>[http://www.showmeboone.com/  '''Boone County Website'''] }}
 
=== County Information ===
 
==== Boone County, Missouri Record Dates  ====
 
 
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>Alice Eichholz, Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, Revised ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1992), 422-438. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 1992</ref></center>
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|organized= November 16,  1820
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|county seat= Columbia
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']]  
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|parent county= [[Howard County, Missouri Genealogy|Howard]]<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Probate|Probate]]'''
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|county1= [[Audrain County, Missouri Genealogy|Audrain]]
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|county2= [[Callaway County, Missouri Genealogy|Callaway]]
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|county3= [[Cole County, Missouri Genealogy|Cole]]
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|county4= [[Cooper County, Missouri Genealogy|Cooper]]
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|county5= [[Howard County, Missouri Genealogy|Howard]]
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|county6= [[Moniteau County, Missouri Genealogy|Moniteau]]
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|county7= [[Randolph County, Missouri Genealogy|Randolph]]</br><center>[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Maps and Gazetteers|See County Maps]]</center>
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== County Information ==
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== Description ===
  
<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 County, Missouri. Page 397 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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The county was named for Daniel Boone. The county has Columbia as its seat and the county was created November 16, 1820. The County is located in the central area of the state. <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Boone County," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boone_County,_Missouri, accessed 18 Sept 2018.</ref>
  
== History  ==
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=== County Courthouse ===
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{{MO Courthouse Intro|Boone}}
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'''Boone County Courthouse'''<br> 600 E Broadway<br> Columbia, MO 65201<br> Phone: 573-874-7345<br>[http://www.showmeboone.com/ Boone County Website]<br><br>
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County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1810. <ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
==== Parent County  ====
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=== Boone County, Missouri Record Dates ===
 
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{{MO Record Dates Intro|Boone}}
'''1820'''  Boone County was created 16 November 1820 from [[Howard County, Missouri Genealogy|Howard]] County. It was named for Daniel Boone. '''County seat:''' Columbia <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone County, Missouri. Page 397-407 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 393-397.</ref></center>
 
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For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps"] (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''
 
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''
==== Record Loss  ====
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Boone County, Missouri Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1910
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1821
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1821
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1821
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1830
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| colspan="7"| <center> Statewide registration started in 1910 for births and deaths. General compliance for births by 1927 and deaths by 1911.</center>
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=== Record Loss ===
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
 
There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Boundary Changes ===
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{{MO Boundary Changes Intro|Boone}}
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*'''1820''' Boone County was created 16 November 1820 from [[Howard County, Missouri Genealogy|Howard]] County. It was named for Daniel Boone.
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*'''County seat:''' Columbia<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>
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For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps"] (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
'''Town/city records in the FamilySearch Catalog'''
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=== Populated Places ===
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{{MO Populated Places Intro|Boone}}
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The following are locations in Boone County, Missouri:
  
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Boone, Centralia Township|place|disp=Centralia Township}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Boone, Columbia|place|disp=Columbia}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Boone, Hallsville|place|disp=Hallsville}}
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*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Boone, Midway|place|disp=Midway}}  
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashland,_Missouri Ashland]
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Boone, Perche Township|place|disp=Perche Township}}
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbia,_Missouri Columbia]
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Boone, Wilton|place|disp=Wilton}}
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huntsdale,_Missouri Huntsdale]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pierpont,_Missouri Pierpont]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocheport,_Missouri Rocheport]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Two_Mile_Prairie,_Missouri Two Mile Prairie]
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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.
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=== History Timeline ===
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{{MO Historical Timeline Intro|Boone}}
  
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== Resources ==
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{{MO Resources Intro|Boone}}
  
*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.
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=== Bible Records ===
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{{MO Bible Intro|Boone}}
  
==== Populated Places ====
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=== Biographies ===
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{{MO Biographies Intro|Boone}}
  
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashland,_Missouri Ashland]
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=== Business, Commerce, and Occupations ===
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbia,_Missouri Columbia]
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{{MO Business Records Intro|Boone}}
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huntsdale,_Missouri Huntsdale]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pierpont,_Missouri Pierpont]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocheport,_Missouri Rocheport]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Two_Mile_Prairie,_Missouri Two Mile Prairie]
 
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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=== Cemeteries ===
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{{MO Cemeteries Intro|Boone}}
  
[[Audrain County, Missouri Genealogy|Audrain]] {{•}} [[Callaway County, Missouri Genealogy|Callaway]] {{•}} [[Cole County, Missouri Genealogy|Cole]] {{•}} [[Cooper County, Missouri Genealogy|Cooper]] {{•}} [[Howard County, Missouri Genealogy|Howard]] {{•}} [[Moniteau County, Missouri Genealogy|Moniteau]] {{•}} [[Randolph County, Missouri Genealogy|Randolph]]
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{| style = "border:1px solid black; width:70%"
{{MOBoone, Missouri Clickable Neighbors}}
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
 
{| width="80%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 
 
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Boone County, Missouri''' online and in print</center>
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
 
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
 
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=1406&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|433383|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=26&CScnty=1406 Findagrave.com]
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/boone/boonecem.htm MOGenWeb Archives]
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* [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/missouri/boone.htm Tombstone Project]
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* [http://www.interment.net/us/mo/boone.htm MOInterment]
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* [http://missourigravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=10 MOGravestones]
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* [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=20126&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=46&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]
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*[https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/boone/boonecem.htm MOGenWeb Archives]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</center>
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Boone+Missouri&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Missouri&county=Boone&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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* {{FHL|433383|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Boone+Missouri&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/missouri/boone.htm Tombstone Project]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Missouri/Boone-County?id=county_1406 Findagrave.com]
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* [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.interment.net/us/mo/boone.htm MOInterment]
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>See '''[[Missouri Cemeteries]]''' for more information</center>
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://missourigravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=10 MNGravestones]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=20126&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=46&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="3" | See [[Missouri Cemeteries| Missouri Cemeteries]] for more information.
 
 
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5659 Boone County, Missouri, Cemetery Records Vol. 2 (Part 1 and 2), 5, 6, 7, 8 (Part 1 and 2)] at Ancestry.com ($)
 
  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5659 Boone County, Missouri, Cemetery Records Vol. 2 (Part 1 and 2), 5, 6, 7, 8 (Part 1 and 2)] at Ancestry ($)
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records-adair-to-christian.htm Missouri Cemeteries] Missouri Genealogy Cemeteries
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records-adair-to-christian.htm Missouri Cemeteries] Missouri Genealogy Cemeteries
  
==== Census ====
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=== Census Records ===
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{{MO Census Intro|Boone}}
  
 
*'''1732-1933''' - {{RecordSearch|2075262|Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*'''1732-1933''' - {{RecordSearch|2075262|Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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{{Census|Missouri}}
 
{{Census|Missouri}}
  
==== Church ====
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=== Church Records ===
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{{MO Church Intro|Boone}}
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=== Court Records ===
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{{MO Court Intro|Boone}}
  
{{MO Church Intro}}  
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
  
==== Court  ====
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=== Directories ===
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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{{MO Directories Intro|Boone}}
  
==== Land ====
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=== Emigration and Immigration ===
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{{MO Emigration Intro|Boone}}
  
{{MO Land}}  
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=== Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ===
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{{MO Ethnic Groups Intro|Boone}}
  
==== Local Histories ====
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=== Funeral Homes ===
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{{MO Funeral Homes Intro|Boone}}
  
{{MO History}}  
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=== Genealogies  ===
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{{MO Genealogies Intro|Boone}}
  
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.
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=== Guardianship ===
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{{MO Guardianship Intro|Boone}}
  
*''Columbia&nbsp;: the coming city of central Missouri. Digital images of original published: Columbia, Mo.&nbsp;: Statesman Pub. Co., 1910. Salt Lake City&nbsp;: Digitized by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2012.''
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=== Land and Property Records ===
**Online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE935382 FamilySearch] (Free)
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{{MO Land Intro|Boone}}
  
==== Maps  ====
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{{MO Land}}
  
[[Image:Moboone.jpg|600px|Moboone.jpg]]
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=== Local Histories ===
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{{MO Histories Intro|Boone}}
  
*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
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{{MO History}}
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Boone_County Boone County townships] (Histopolis)<br>  
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*''History of Boone County, Missouri.'' 1882. Available online at: [http://books.google.com/books?id=_PwBAAAAMAAJ Google Books]
*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>  
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*''Columbia: the coming city of central Missouri.'' Digital images of original published: Columbia, Mo. : Statesman Pub. Co., 1910. Salt Lake City : Digitized by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2012. Available online at: [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE935382 FamilySearch] (Free)
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=== Maps and Gazetteers ===
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{{MO Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{MO Boone County}}}}
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{{MO Maps Intro|Boone}}
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
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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>
 
*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/maps/missouri-maps/mo-boone-county-missouri-1904-map.html Map of 1904 Boone County] with numerous small settlements (My Genealogy Hound)
 
*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/maps/missouri-maps/mo-boone-county-missouri-1904-map.html Map of 1904 Boone County] with numerous small settlements (My Genealogy Hound)
  
==== Military ====
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=== Migration ===
*'''1900 - 1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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{{MO Migration Intro|Boone}}
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=== Military Records ===
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{{MO Military Intro|Boone}}
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*'''1900-1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
  
===== Civil War =====
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==== Civil War ====
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{{MO Civil War Intro|Boone}}
 
'''''Online Records'''''
 
'''''Online Records'''''
*'''1861 - 1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*'''1861 - 1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
+
*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*{{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1911-1938'''  {{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications, 1911-1938}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
'''''Regiments'''''<br>
 
'''''Regiments'''''<br>
 
Service men in Boone County, Missouri served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Boone County, Missouri:<br>
 
Service men in Boone County, Missouri served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Boone County, Missouri:<br>
 
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:- [[1st Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|1st Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company K
 
:- [[1st Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|1st Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company K
 
:- [[1st Northeast Regiment, Missouri Cavalry - Confederate|1st Northeast Regiment, Missouri Cavalry - Confederate]], Company L
 
:- [[1st Northeast Regiment, Missouri Cavalry - Confederate|1st Northeast Regiment, Missouri Cavalry - Confederate]], Company L
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:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company D
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company D
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company E
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company E
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:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company F
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company F
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company H
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)|61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)]], Company H
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===== Civil War Battle =====
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'''''Civil War Battle'''''<br>
 +
The following Civil War Battle was fought in Boone County
  
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>
 +
*[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/MOmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Missouri
  
*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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==== World War II ====
*[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/MOmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Missouri
+
{{MO World War II Intro|Boone}}
 +
*'''1941-1946''' - {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
===== World War II =====
+
=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
 +
{{MO Naturalization Intro|Boone}}
  
*'''1941-1946''' - {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
+
=== Newspapers ===
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
+
{{MO Newspapers Intro|Boone}}
==== Newspapers  ====
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{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Boone}}
 +
*[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>
 +
*''Columbia Missouri Statesman'', 1843-1886. Searchable online at the State Historical Society of Missouri’s Digital Collections as part of the [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=36cfb97e581bb6922283524a7cd15de7;page=index;c=catalogic;g=shs Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers].
  
{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Boone}}  
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=== Obituaries ===
 +
{{MO Obituaries Intro|Boone}}
  
*[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>
+
=== Other Records ===
*''Columbia Missouri Statesman'', 1843-1886. Searchable online at the State Historical Society of Missouri’s Digital Collections as part of the [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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{{MO Other Records Intro|Boone}}
  
==== Probate  ====
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=== Periodicals ===
 +
{{MO Periodicals Intro|Boone}}
  
{{MO Probate Intro}}
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=== Probate Records ===
 +
{{MO Probate Intro|Boone}}
  
 
'''Online Probate Records'''
 
'''Online Probate Records'''
*'''1750 - 1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1750-1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
*'''1766 - 1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
+
*'''1766-1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index and images $
  
==== Taxation  ====
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=== School Records ===
 +
{{MO Schools Intro|Boone}}
  
{{MO Tax Intro}}  
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=== Tax Records ===
 +
{{MO Tax Intro|Boone}}
  
==== Vital Records ====
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=== Vital Records ===
 +
{{MO Vital Intro|Boone}}
  
{{MO Vital Intro}}  
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==== Birth ====
 +
{{MO Birth Intro|Boone}}
  
===== '''''Births''''' =====
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*'''1821-1873''' Boone County Birth Index 1821-1873. Batch {{IGI|C514664}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igimissouria.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5a/Igimissouria.pdf]].</ref>
 +
*'''1827-1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
 +
*'''1851-1860''' Boone County Birth Index 1851-1860. Batch {{IGI|C514661}} at FamilySearch - free.
 +
*'''1851-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images $
  
*'''1821 - 1873''' Boone County Birth Index 1821-1873. Batch {{IGI|C514664}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igimissouria.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5a/Igimissouria.pdf]].</ref>
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==== Marriage ====
*'''1827 - 1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
+
{{MO Marriage Intro|Boone}}
*'''1851 - 1860''' Boone County Birth Index 1851-1860. Batch {{IGI|C514661}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
*'''1851 - 1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $
 
  
===== '''''Marriages''''' =====
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*'''1750-1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
 +
*'''1776-1988''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=missouri%2cmo Missouri, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
 +
*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
 +
*'''1805-2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
 +
*'''1821-1872''' Boone County Marriage Books A and B Index 1821-1872. Batch {{IGI|M514661}} at FamilySearch - free.
 +
*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index $
 +
*'''1865-1882''' Boone County Marriage Index 1865-1882. Batch {{IGI|M514664}} at FamilySearch - free.
 +
*'''1872-1880''' Boone County Marriage Index 1872-1880. Batch {{IGI|M514662}} at FamilySearch - free.
 +
*'''1881-1885''' Boone County Marriage Book 1 Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M514663}} at FamilySearch - free.
  
*'''1750 - 1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
+
==== Death ====
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
+
{{MO Death Intro|Boone}}
*'''1805 - 2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] $
 
*'''1821 - 1872''' Boone County Marriage Books A and B Index 1821-1872. Batch {{IGI|M514661}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
 
*'''1865 - 1882''' Boone County Marriage Index 1865-1882. Batch {{IGI|M514664}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
*'''1872 - 1880''' Boone County Marriage Index 1872-1880. Batch {{IGI|M514662}} at FamilySearch - free
 
*'''1881 - 1885''' Boone County Marriage Book 1 Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M514663}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
  
===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
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*'''1834- 910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images $
 
+
*'''1843-1886'''  ''Columbia Missouri Statesman'', 1843-1886. Searchable online at the State Historical Society of Missouri’s Digital Collections as part of the [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=36cfb97e581bb6922283524a7cd15de7;page=index;c=catalogic;g=shs Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers].
*'''1834 - 1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $  
+
*'''1867-1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
*'''1843 - 1886'''  ''Columbia Missouri Statesman'', 1843-1886. Searchable online at the State Historical Society of Missouri’s Digital Collections as part of the [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=36cfb97e581bb6922283524a7cd15de7;page=index;c=catalogic;g=shs Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers].  
+
*'''1871-1891''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3497 Boone County, Missouri Obituaries, 1871-91] at Ancestry ($)
*'''1867 - 1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index  
+
*'''1892-1901''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3701 Boone County, Missouri Obituaries, 1892-1901] at Ancestry ($)
*'''1871 - 1891''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3497 Boone County, Missouri Obituaries, 1871-91] at Ancestry.com ($)  
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*'''1902-1913''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3716 Boone County, Missouri Obituaries, 1902-13] at Ancestry ($)
*'''1892 - 1901''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3701 Boone County, Missouri Obituaries, 1892-1901] at Ancestry.com ($)
 
*'''1902 - 1913''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3716 Boone County, Missouri Obituaries, 1902-13] at Ancestry.com ($)  
 
 
*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>
 
*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>
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Divorce ====
 +
{{MO Divorce Intro|Boone}}
  
*[http://boonecomogen.org/ Genealogical Society of Boone County and Central Missouri]<br> P.O. Box 26<br> Columbia, MO 65205<br>
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== Research Facilities ==
 +
{{MO Research Facilities Intro|Boone}}
  
*Genealogical Society Of Central Missouri<br> P.O. Box 26<br> Columbia, MO 65205<br>
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=== Archives ===
 +
{{MO Archives Intro|Boone}}
  
*[http://boonehistory.blogspot.com/ Boone County Historical Society]<br> 3801 Ponderosa Drive<br> Columbia, MO 65201<br>Phone: 573-443-8936<br>
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=== Family History Centers ===
 +
{{Family History Centers Intro}}
  
*Centralia Historical Society<br> 319 East Sneed Street<br> Centralia, MO 65240<br> Phone: 573-682-5711<br>
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*[[Columbia Missouri Family History Center]] 4708 Highlands Pkwy, Columbia, MO 6520333-5269 United States [https://www.google.com/maps/preview#!q=4708+Highlands+Pkwy%2C+Columbia%2C+MO+6520333-5269&data=!4m15!2m14!1m13!1s0x87dcb6c04f365a03%3A0xd768d734ab49e72!3m8!1m3!1d3625!2d-93.810624!3d38.3719698!3m2!1i1127!2i890!4f13.1!4m2!3d38.8996108!4d-92.3598587 Location Map]
 +
 
 +
=== Libraries ===
 +
{{MO Libraries Intro|Boone}}
  
 
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/mo-society-archive/ List of Missouri Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
 
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/mo-society-archive/ List of Missouri Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
  
==== Family History Centers  ====
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=== Museums ===
 +
{{MO Museums Intro|Boone}}
  
*{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}  
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== Societies ==
*[[Columbia Missouri Family History Center]] 4708 Highlands Pkwy, Columbia, MO 6520333-5269 United States [https://www.google.com/maps/preview#!q=4708+Highlands+Pkwy%2C+Columbia%2C+MO+6520333-5269&data=!4m15!2m14!1m13!1s0x87dcb6c04f365a03%3A0xd768d734ab49e72!3m8!1m3!1d3625!2d-93.810624!3d38.3719698!3m2!1i1127!2i890!4f13.1!4m2!3d38.8996108!4d-92.3598587 Location Map]
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{{MO Societies Intro|Boone}}
  
==== Websites  ====
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*[http://boonecomogen.org/ Genealogical Society of Boone County and Central Missouri]<br> P.O. Box 26<br> Columbia, MO 65205
 
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*Genealogical Society Of Central Missouri<br> P.O. Box 26<br> Columbia, MO 65205
{{WA Websites Intro}}
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*[http://boonehistory.blogspot.com/ Boone County Historical Society]<br> 3801 Ponderosa Drive<br> Columbia, MO 65201<br>Phone: 573-443-8936
 
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*Centralia Historical Society<br> 319 East Sneed Street<br> Centralia, MO 65240<br> Phone: 573-682-5711
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
 
|-
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#ADFF85" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites with online indexes or images of records''' </center>
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://mdh.deepwebaccess.com/mdh/result-list/fullRecord:boone+county/ Missouri Digital Heritage]  
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://boonemo.byethost24.com/ MOGenWeb]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/boone/boone.htm USGenWeb Archives]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
|}
 
 
 
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
 
|-
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#94FFFF" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites that search for links pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/MO/Boone// RootsWeb resources]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Boone/ Linkpendium]  
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/boone/ CyndisList]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/boone-county/ StateofUS]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | family history resources and government records
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Boone-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|}
 
  
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
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== Websites ==
|-
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{{MO Websites Intro|Boone}}
| width="100%" bgcolor="#FFFF66" colspan="2" | <center>'''Major catalogs for ''hard copy'' collections of {{PAGENAME}}''' <br>Books, microfilm, or manuscripts of genealogical records</center>
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=194704&query=%2Bplace%3A%22United%20States%2C%20Missouri%2C%20Boone%22 FamilySearch catalog]
 
| width="70%" | Select topics. To select towns, add a comma to the search box.
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?qt=worldcat_org_all&q=Boone+county%2C+missouri WorldCat]
 
| width="70%" | To find nearby libraries that have specific items, see [[WorldCat Online Catalog]].
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/ Allen County Public Library]
 
| width="70%" | Major genealogy resource library, located in Indiana. On home page enter "Boone Missouri" and search catalog.
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://msa.library.net/ Missouri State Archives Library]
 
| width="%70%" | catalog; from this page you must search "Boone County"
 
|-
 
| width="100%" colspan="2" | <center>'''See also''' [[{{PAGENAME}}#Societies_and_Libraries|local libraries]] and [[Missouri Archives and Libraries]]</center>
 
|}
 
  
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
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[http://mdh.deepwebaccess.com/mdh/result-list/fullRecord:boone+county/ Missouri Digital Heritage]. Free. digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
|-
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*  [http://boone.mogenweb.org/ MOGenWeb]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
| width="100%" bgcolor="#FAEBD7" colspan="3" | <center>'''Social networking sites pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>
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[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/boone/boone.htm USGenWeb Archives]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
|-
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*{{FHL Place IDNum|202859|Missouri|Boone}}. Free. - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
| width="30%" | [http://geneabloggers.com/genealogy-blogs/ GeneaBloggers]  
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[https://web.archive.org/web/20080221073857/https://resources.rootsweb.com/USA/MO/Boone// RootsWeb resources]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
| enter "missouri" in the search box to see a list and links to Missouri Blogs
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[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Boone/ Linkpendium]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
|-
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*  [http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/boone/ CyndisList]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
| width="30%" | [https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/100347390989583743440 Google+]  
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*  [http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/boone-county/ StateofUS]. Free. family history resources and government records
| width="70%" | Missouri Genealogy Network Community
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*  [http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Boone-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
|-
 
| width="30" | [https://www.facebook.com/search/more/?q=Missouri%20Genealogy&sid=0.6922872586034933 Facebook]
 
| width="70%" | list of groups from "Missouri Genealogy" search
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.usa.states.missouri.counties.boone/mb.ashx Ancestry.com]  
 
| width="70%" | Boone County Message Board
 
|}
 
  
== References  ==
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== Research Guides ==
 +
{{MO Research Guides Intro|Boone}}
  
<references /> {{Missouri|Missouri}}
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== References ==
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<references />
  
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{{Missouri|Missouri}}
 
[[Category:Boone_County,_Missouri]]
 
[[Category:Boone_County,_Missouri]]
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[[Category:Missouri_Counties]]

Latest revision as of 06:55, 22 November 2018

United States
Missouri
Boone County

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

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County Facts
County seat: Columbia
Organized: November 16, 1820
Parent County(s): Howard[1]
Neighboring Counties
Audrain  • Callaway  • Cole  • Cooper  • Howard  • Moniteau  • Randolph
See County Maps
Courthouse
MissouriBooneCourthouse.jpg
Location Map
Missouri Boone County Map.png
Adoption

County Information

Description

The county was named for Daniel Boone. The county has Columbia as its seat and the county was created November 16, 1820. The County is located in the central area of the state. [2]

County Courthouse

Boone County Courthouse
600 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: 573-874-7345
Boone County Website

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1810. [3]

Boone County, Missouri Record Dates

Information for this chart was taken from various sources, often containing conflicting dates. This information should be taken as a guide and should be verified by contacting the county and/or the state government agency.

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[4]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1910 1821 1910 1821 1821 1821 1830
Statewide registration started in 1910 for births and deaths. General compliance for births by 1927 and deaths by 1911.

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Boundary Changes

  • 1820 Boone County was created 16 November 1820 from Howard County. It was named for Daniel Boone.
  • County seat: Columbia[5]

For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps" (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Populated Places

The following are locations in Boone County, Missouri:

History Timeline

Resources

Bible Records

Biographies

Business, Commerce, and Occupations

Cemeteries

Cemeteries of Boone County, Missouri online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the County
See Missouri Cemeteries for more information

Census Records

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

Church Records

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Missouri denominations, view the Missouri Church Records wiki page.

Court Records

Directories

Emigration and Immigration

Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups

Funeral Homes

Genealogies

Guardianship

Land and Property Records

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Missouri Land and Property for information about records of land transfers from the government to private ownership. After that transfer, transactions were usually recorded and are currently housed at the county courthouse.

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Boone County, Missouri Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the Wiki page section Missouri Local Histories.

  • History of Boone County, Missouri. 1882. Available online at: Google Books
  • Columbia: the coming city of central Missouri. Digital images of original published: Columbia, Mo. : Statesman Pub. Co., 1910. Salt Lake City : Digitized by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2012. Available online at: FamilySearch (Free)

Maps and Gazetteers

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Migration

Military Records

Civil War

Online Records

Regiments
Service men in Boone County, Missouri served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Boone County, Missouri:

- 1st Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company K
- 1st Northeast Regiment, Missouri Cavalry - Confederate, Company L
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company A
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company B
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company C
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company D
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company E
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company F
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company H
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company I
- 61st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company K
- 9th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry (Union), Company B
- 9th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry (Union), Company E
- 9th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry (Union), Company F

Civil War Battle
The following Civil War Battle was fought in Boone County

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Boone County, Missouri Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries

Other Records

Periodicals

Probate Records

Probate records include wills, bonds, petitions, accounts, inventories, administrations, orders, decrees, and distributions. For further information, see United States Probate Records.

In Missouri, probate records have usually been recorded by the clerks of the probate courts, but in some counties the common pleas or circuit courts handled this function. They are frequently indexed.

Online Probate Records

School Records

Tax Records

Taxes were levied on free white males over 21 and slaves aged 21 to 60. These persons are referred to as "polls." Tax listings, or digests, of a county generally list the taxable landowners and other polls and the amount of tax. The records for each county are divided by militia district. For more information see the wiki page Missouri Taxation.

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths. For additional guidance on researching and using vital records, see United States Vital Records or How to order Missouri Vital Records.

St. Louis and Kansas City recorded births and deaths starting as early as 1850 for deaths and 1870 for births.  The Missouri Department of Health began keeping birth and death records in 1909. County records vary by year and the county. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Missouri Vital Records State Department of Health, the County Clerk's office or order electronically online.

Birth

Marriage

Death

Divorce

Research Facilities

Archives

Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes.

Libraries

Museums

Societies

Websites

  • Missouri Digital Heritage. Free. digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
  • MOGenWeb. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • USGenWeb Archives. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • FamilySearch Catalog . Free. - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use Historical Records to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
  • RootsWeb resources. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • Linkpendium. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • CyndisList. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • StateofUS. Free. family history resources and government records
  • Missouri Genealogy. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)

Research Guides

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Boone County," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boone_County,_Missouri, accessed 18 Sept 2018.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Boone County, Missouri. Page 397-407 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 393-397.
  5. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  6. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August 2012)
  7. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5a/Igimissouria.pdf.