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Payette County, Idaho

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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Payette County, Idaho.

Official Website

The county was established in 1917, partitioned from Canyon County. It was named after the Payette River, which was named after French-Canadian François Payette. Originally a fur trapper with the North West Company, Payette was the first white man in the area in 1818.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Communities

  • Fruitland
  • Hamilton Corner
  • New Plymouth
  • Payette (County Seat)



Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

Deer Flat Nat'l Wildlife Ref. (part)