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Boone County, Illinois
HISTORY & GENEALOGY

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Boone County was formed in 1837 out of Winnebago County.
It was named for Kentucky frontiersman Daniel Boone.

Cities and Towns
* Belvidere * Caledonia * Capron * Cherry Valley (east quarter)
* Garden Prairie * Loves Park (east edge) * Poplar Grove * Timberlane

Boone County is divided into these nine townships:
* Belvidere * Bonus * Boone * Caledonia * Flora
* Leroy * Manchester * Poplar Grove * Spring


Top Site Contributor


Martin W. Johnson

Boone County Online Data

Family Bibles

Marriages

Wills

Boone County residents listed in the Joliet Prison Convict Register

Website Updates:
Feb 2014:  Physicians Registration Book (under County Records); 1st Presbyterian Church member information in 1853
Oct 2013:  1883 pensioners; Civil War soldiers mentioned in Belvidere newspapers 1861-1940
Sept 2013: Burials in Belvidere Cemetery; obits for DRAKE


Look up Offer...
Rita Bomher has offered to do limited obituary look-ups (for free)
Email her at joeritabomheratgmail.com (replace the "at" with @)
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Surrounding Counties
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Rock County, Wisconsin - north
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Walworth County, Wisconsin - northeast
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McHenry County - east
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DeKalb County - south
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Ogle County - southwest
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Winnebago County - west


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