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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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[[Boone County Genealogical Society|'''Boone County Genealogical Society, Inc.''']]<br>P O Box 295<br>Madison, WV 25130  
 
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Henry Clay Ragland  
 
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Robert Swain
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The closest family history centers are in the [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Huntington_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center Huntington Family History Center] and the [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Charleston_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center Charleston Family History Center]
 
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Introduction to LDS Family History Centers. The closest family history centers are in the [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Huntington_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center Huntington Family History Center] and the [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Charleston_West_Virginia_Family_History_Center Charleston Family History Center ]<br>
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 00:41, 2 March 2012

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United States Gotoarrow.png West Virginia Gotoarrow.png Boone County

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County Courthouse

Boone County, West Virginia Courthouse.JPG

Boone County
200 State Street
Madison, WV 25130-1152
304-369-7331

  • County Clerk has Birth Marriage Death Records 1865
  • Probate and Land Records from 1865
  • Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and Court Records[1]

History

Parent County

1847--Boone County was created 11 March 1847 from Kanawha, Cabell and Logan Counties.
County seat: Madison [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Boone County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


1850

Join in transcribing the 1940 United States Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

1850 Map of Virginia and West Virginia

Military

Civil War

West Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865

Turner, Ronald Ray. 7th West Virginia Cavalry. Manassas, Va.: R.R. Turner, 1989. Available online, courtesy: Raleigh County West Virginia GenWeb. [Includes soldiers from Boone County.]

Naturalization Records

West Virginia, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991

Newspapers

Probate

West Virginia Will Books

Taxation

Vital Records

West Virginia Vital Records - Birth - Death - Marriages. See also How to order West Virginia Vital Records or order electronically online.


Marriage

Societies and Libraries

Genealogical Society

Boone County Genealogical Society, Inc.
P O Box 295
Madison, WV 25130

Family History Hall of Fame
"May we preserve their memories & Contributions!"
Please write about deceased historians & Genealogist!

Sigfus Olafson

David Turner

Henry Clay Ragland

Robert Swain

Family History Centers

The closest family history centers are in the Huntington Family History Center and the Charleston Family History Center

Web Sites

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Learning How to Edit our Wiki Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).