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County Courthouse

Boone County Courthouse
600 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: 573.874.7345

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 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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