Boone County, Indiana Genealogy Guide

Boone County, Indiana (Map It) was created on April 1, 1830 from Adams New Purchase and Wabash New Purchase. This county was named for Frontiersman Daniel Boone. Learn More About State of Indiana History

Boone County is bordered by  Clinton County (north), Hamilton County (east), Marion County (southeast), Hendricks County (south), Montgomery County (west)..

Boone County Cities and Towns include  Advance, Jamestown, Lebanon, Thorntown, Ulen, Whitestown, Zionsville.

Boone County Townships include  Center, Clinton, Eagle, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Marion, Perry, Sugar Creek, Union, Washington, Worth. See Map of Boone County Townships.

Boone County, Indiana Courthouse Records

Boone County, Indiana Courthouse
Boone County, IN Courthouse

The Boone County Courthouse is located in Lebanon, Indiana. Courthouse destroyed by Fire in Oct. 1856, Practically all records lost. . Learn More About State of Indiana Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Boone county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Boone County Clerk has Marriage Records from 1831, Probate Records from 1846 and Court Records from 1846. The County Clerk responsiblities include administering Court Records of all Court Cases, prepares the Court's permanent historical record, performs marriage ceremonies, process marriage applications and issue marriage licenses, processes and distributes documents for court cases, and keeps a record of all wills and matters of trust in probate proceedings.
  • Boone County Recorder has Land Records from 1856. The County Recorder maintains, preserves and Records Deeds, Mortgages, Assignments, Releases, Powers of Attorney, Real Estate Contracts, Annexations, Trustee Elections, Affidavits, Final Decrees, Surveys, Federal Tax Liens, Mechanics Liens, Military Discharges, Articles of Incorporation, Cemetery Deeds, Bonds, Plats, Condominiums, Firms Doing Business Under Assumed Names, Delinquent Sewer Liens, and Miscellaneous Instruments.
  • Boone County Treasurer's Office is responsible for collecting taxes. The treasurer also receives distributions of local income and other taxes that are collected by the state such as real estate tax, personal property tax, mobile home tax, state assessed tax, and the following miscellaneous taxes: auto excise tax, inheritance tax, and innkeeper's tax.
  • Boone County Department of Health has Birth & Death Records from 1882. The County Department of Health maintains and provides Certified Birth and Death Records.

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