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

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Martin W. Johnson

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Boone County residents listed in the Joliet Prison Convict Register

Website Updates:
June 2016:  GAR Membership List of Post 164; obit for COLEMAN, WARNE
Mar 2015:  obits for TREMPER, SWEATMAN, ANDERSON, GREENLEE, POTTER, LOVE JOY, MARSHALL;  Marriage Announcements for VESTA-SUNDEN, SUGH-CLEARY, KURTZ-WARREN
Jan 2015:  WW2 Army Enlistment Records, Obits for SULLIVAN, REEVES; marriage announcements for BRESLIN-DURKIE; Misc. news article about COLLIER;  Mili tary news items; Sick list item for THOMSON

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Surrounding Counties
* Rock County, Wisconsin - north
* Walworth County, Wisconsin - northeast
* McHenry County - east
* DeKalb County - south
* Ogle County - southwest
* Winnebago County - west
 


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