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Boone County, Established on March 4, 1837

Named for Daniel Boone, a pioneer hunter, Indian fighter and pathfinder of the early days.

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Boone County Courthouse
601 North Main Street
Belvidere, IL 61008
Telephone:
County Clerk (815) 544-3103
Circuit Clerk (815) 544-0371
Recorder (815) 544-3103

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Regional History Center
Founders Memorial Library
Room 400
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Telephone: (815) 753-1807


BOONE COUNTY LAND SALES

BOONE COUNTY CIVIL WAR

BIOGRAPHIES

The 1850 Mortality Schedule NEW!

Edward Moss - 1836 trip from Buffalo, New York to Belvidere, Illinois


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©1999 Carol Dean
page generated 3/27/99
updated 4/6/2000

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Present area, or parts of it, formerly included in:

1836–1837
Winnebago

1831–1836
LaSalle

1825–1831
Putnam

1823–1825
Fulton

1821–1823
Pike

1819–1821
Clark

1816–1819
Crawford

1815–1816
Edwards

1812–1815
Madison

1801–1812
St. Clair



Townships In Boone County

Belvidere

Bonus

Boone

Caledonia

Flora
Original name of Fairfield changed to Burton in April, 1851 and to Flora in October, 1851.

Leroy

Manchester

Poplar Grove
Formed from Caledonia and Boone after 1921.

Spring
Original name of Concord changed to Ohio in April, 1851 and to Spring in October, 1851