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  • Custer County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Custer County, Idaho. Official Website Established in 1881, the county was named for the General Custer Mine, where gold was discovered five years earlier. Custer County relies on ranching, mining, and tourism as its main resources. Adjacent Counties Butte County Lemhi County Blaine County Elmore County Boise County ...

  • Idaho County, Idaho, USA

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  • Kootenai County, Idaho, USA

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  • Idaho with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

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  • American Old West

    Designed to capture contributors and participants in America's expansion westward from the east coast. Including politicians, newsmen, explorers, founding fathers, frontiersmen, mountainmen, railroadmen, lawmen, outlaws, gunfighters, etc. Notable people of the American Old West Artists Frederic Remington - Artist who specialized in the American Old West Explorers Sacajawea , S...

  • Albion State Normal School

    Albion State Normal School was a public institution of higher learning in Albion, Idaho. It was established by the Idaho Legislature in 1893, as one of two Normal schools in the state. (The other, in Lewiston, is now Lewis-Clark State College.) Citizens of Albion had actively lobbied for the school's establishment, and donated land and labor for the new campus. A normal school is a school c...

  • College of Idaho

    Wikipedia The College of Idaho is a private, residential liberal arts college in the western United States located in Caldwell, Idaho. Founded 125 years ago in 1891, it is the state's oldest private liberal arts college, with an enrollment of 1,140 students. The C of I has produced seven Rhodes Scholars, three governors and four NFL players. Its PEAK Curriculum allows students to study in t...

  • Madison County, Idaho, USA

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  • Clearwater County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clearwater County, Idaho. Official Website Overview The Clearwater River and Lolo Pass, in the southeast corner of the county, were made famous by the exploration of Lewis and Clark in the early 19th century. Following an arduous trek through the Bitterroot Mountains, suffering through a mid-September snowstorm and near starvati...

  • Clark County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clark County, Idaho. Official Website History Establishment of stage coach stops along the route between Salt Lake City and the Montana mine were established at Beaver Canyon and Dry Creek in 1864. Originally part of Alturas County, both locations were transferred to Oneida County in 1877. They became part of Bingham County at i...

  • Bonneville County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bonneville County, Idaho. History Bonneville County was established in 1911 and named after Benjamin Bonneville (1796–1878), a French-born officer in the U.S. Army, fur trapper, and explorer in the American West. Benjamin was the son of Nicholas Bonneville of France. His father was an Illuminati member and wrote the "Illuminati Ma...

  • Lemhi County, Idaho, USA

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  • Canyon County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Canyon County, Idaho. History Hudson's Bay Company established Fort Boise in 1834 near what is now Parma, but abandoned it in 1855. Emigrants traveled through Canyon County on the Oregon Trail. Discovery of gold in the Boise Basin in 1862 brought settlement to the region again. The lower Boise River was fully contained within Bo...

  • Cassia County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cassia County, Idaho. Official Website History The first Europeans explored the Milner area in Cassia County in 1811. It was trappers who initially developed the Oregon Trail, which ran on the county's northern border. The Raft River's junction with the Oregon Trail marked the split for the California Trail. While the Oregon a...

  • Boise, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Boise, Idaho. Boise is the capital of Idaho and the county seat of Ada County. It is not to be confused with Boise County . Official Website The area was called Boise long before the establishment of Fort Boise by the federal government. The original Fort Boise was 40 miles (64 km) west, near Parma, down the Boise River near i...

  • Ada County, Idaho

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ada County, Idaho. Official Website History Ada County was created by the Idaho Territorial Legislature on December 22, 1864, partitioned from Boise County . It is named for Ada Riggs, the daughter of H.C. Riggs, a member of the legislature; he established the county and was a co-founder of Boise . Canyon County , which origina...

  • Elmore County, Idaho, USA

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  • Blaine County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Blaine County, Idaho. Official Website History The Wood River Valley in present-day Blaine County was organized as part of Alturas County by the Idaho Territorial Legislature in 1864. By the 1880s the valley supported a thriving mining commerce; in 1882 the county seat of Alturas County was moved from Rocky Bar in present-day E...

  • Washington County, Idaho, USA

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  • Bonner County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bonner County, Idaho. Official Website History Bonner County was formed on February 21, 1907. It was named for travel entrepreneur Edwin L. Bonner, a ferry operator. In 1864, the Idaho Legislature created the counties of Lah-Toh and Kootenai. Kootenai County initially covered all of present-day Bonner and Boundary counties and...

  • Payette County, Idaho, USA

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  • Caribou County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Caribou County, Idaho. Official Website History Robert Stuart explored the area of Soda Springs in 1812. Donald Mackenzie also explored the area in 1819. The explorers were followed by trappers, missionaries, and emigrants that would travel through on the Oregon Trail. Soda Springs' namesake springs were an attraction for the tr...

  • Camas County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Camas County, Idaho. History The Shoshoni, Northern Piute, and Nez Perce migrated annually to the Camas Prairie to gather camas and yampa for their winter food storage. Explorer, Donald Mackenzie discovered the Camas Prairie by 1820 and the area slowly grew in importance as a travel route. Military escorts for wagon trains hea...

  • Bingham County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bingham County, Idaho. Bingham County was created January 13, 1885. It was named for Henry H. Bingham, a congressman from Pennsylvania and friend of William Bunn, Idaho's Territorial Governor. The county was formed from Oneida County and was later partitioned itself to form Bannock (1893), Fremont (1893), Bonneville (1911), Power (1...

  • Butte County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Butte County, Idaho. History The first settlement in Butte County occurred about four miles south of the present town site of Arco in 1878. The settlement was then known by the names of Kennedy Crossing and Lower Crossing of the Lost River and was located in eastern Alturas County. Once the post office was established in 1879, the...

  • Twin Falls County, Idaho, USA

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  • Brigham Young University–Idaho

    Wikipedia Brigham Young University–Idaho (BYU–Idaho or BYU–I) is a private university located in Rexburg, Idaho. Founded in 1888, the university is owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), transitioned from a junior college to a four-year institution in 2001, and was known for the greater part of its history as Ricks College. BYU-Idaho offers progr...

  • Boundary County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Boundary County, Idaho. History Boundary County was formed on January 23, 1915 from Bonner County. It was named Boundary County because it lies on the border of Canada, Washington and Montana. Boundary County has 7 election precincts: Bonners Ferry, Copeland, Kootenai, Moyie, Naples, North Bonners Ferry, and Valley View. All con...

  • Nez Perce County, Idaho, USA

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  • Boise County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Boise County, Idaho. It is not to be confused with the city of Boise in Ada County History The county was established on February 4, 1864, with its county seat at Idaho City. It was named for the Boise River, which was named by French-Canadian explorers and trappers for the great variety of trees growing along its banks in the l...

  • Benewah County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benewah County, Idaho. The county was established on January 23, 1915 of land partitioned from Kootenai County. It was named for a chief of the Coeur d'Alene Tribe. The federally recognized Coeur d'Alene Tribe is based on the Coeur d'Alene Reservation in this and neighboring Kootenai County. Adjacent Counties Kootenai County ...

  • Bear Lake County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bear Lake County, Idaho . Official Website History Peg-Leg Smith established a trading post on the Oregon Trail from 1848-1850 near Dingle. The first settlement in the Bear Lake Valley was Paris, settled by Mormon pioneers led by Charles Rich on September 26, 1863. Thirty families comprised the original settlement. In the spring...

  • Bannock County, Idaho

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Bannock County, Idaho . Official Website Cities & Communities Arimo Blackrock Chubbuck Downey Fort Hall (part) Inkom Lava Hot Springs McCammon Pocatello (county seat) Portneuf Red Rock Junction Robin Swanlake Tyhee Virginia Zenda Adjacent Counties Bingham County Caribou County Frankli...

  • Idaho State Legislature

    The Idaho Legislature is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Idaho. It consists of the upper Idaho Senate and the lower Idaho House of Representatives. The state is divided into 35 legislative districts, which each elect one senator and two representatives. There are no term limits for either chamber. The crossing of upper and lower house districts into a single constituency is found i...

  • Minidoka County, Idaho, USA

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  • Lincoln County, Idaho, USA

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  • Lewis County, Idaho, USA

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  • Latah County, Idaho, USA

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  • Jerome County, Idaho, USA

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  • Jefferson County, Idaho, USA

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  • Gooding County, Idaho, USA

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  • Fremont County, Idaho, USA

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  • Franklin County, Idaho, USA

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  • Adams County, Idaho

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Adams County, Idaho. Official Website Adams County is a rural county in the state of Idaho . As of the 2010 census the county had a population of 3,976, making it the fifth-least populous county in Idaho . The county seat and largest city is Council. The county was established in 1911 and was named for Second US President John Ada...

  • Native American Tribes- State of Idaho

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  • Idaho State University

    State University (ISU) is a Carnegie-classified doctoral research and teaching institution in the western United States, located in Pocatello, Idaho.A public university founded 115 years ago in 1901 as the Academy of Idaho, ISU offers access to education in more than 280 programs at its main campus and at locations in Meridian, Idaho Falls, and Twin Falls. It is the state's designated lead inst...

  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature. Place project portals Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. Geographical Australia Canada Europe Al-Andalus Austro-Hungarian-Empire Czech Republic-Bohemia Croatia Fin...

  • Teton County, Idaho, USA

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  • Shoshone County, Idaho, USA

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  • Valley County, Idaho, USA

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  • Idaho Pioneers

    Idaho Pioneers will include persons who lived in Idaho before Statehood, 3 July 1890. If you so desire, "The Idaho State Genealogical Society" issues certificates to those who can prove their descent from a Pioneer. There are 3 different certificates you can apply for: Pioneer certificates are issued to direct descendants of persons who lived in Idaho before Statehood, 3 July 1890. Applic...

  • Owyhee County, Idaho, USA

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  • Oneida County, Idaho, USA

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  • Power County, Idaho, USA

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  • Mining Idaho ~ The Gem State

    Gold Rush When gold in California began to peter out, miners sought gold in other places, including Colorado, Nevada, Montana … and Idaho. Idaho’s rugged mountains presented a real challenge to prospectors and travelers alike. Still, by 1860, a man named Elias Davidson Pierce asked the Nez Perce natives if he could prospect on their lands. They said no, so in true prospector tradition, Pierce...

  • Pioneers of Bear Lake Valley Idaho

    To keep the pioneer theme, the date of 1885 was chosen as the closing year of birth. Those who were born after 1885 are not included. Foreword from "History of Bear lake Pioneers" Copyright 1968 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers Bear Lake County Idaho 2nd Edition 1974 More than one hundred years have passed since those hardy and courageous souls, obeying a call from President Brigham Young, str...

  • Gem County, Idaho, USA

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  • State of Idaho

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States. Idaho is the 14th largest, the 39th most populous, and the 7th least densely populated of the 50 United States. The state's largest city and capital is Boise. Residents are called "Idahoans". Idaho was admitted to the Union on July 3, 1890, as the 43rd state. Idaho's nickname...

  • Governors of Idaho

    The Governor of Idaho is the head of the executive branch of Idaho's government and commander-in-chief of the state's militia. The governor has the duty to see state laws are executed, power to either approve or veto bills passed by the Idaho Legislature. Idaho Territory had 16 territorial governors appointed by the President of the United States from the territory's organization in 1863 unti...

  • U.S.A. Indigenous peoples-Mountain

    North American Tribes Mountain Includes the Following States Colorado | Idaho | Montana | Utah | Wyoming Includes the Following Tribes Apache Arapaho Arikara Assiniboin Atsina Bannock Blackfeet (Siksika) Cheyenne Chippewa Comanche Cree Crow Dakota Jicarilla Kiowa Kiowa Apache Kutenai Mandan Nez Percé Navaho Paiute Paloos Pawnee Piegan Pueblos Salish Shoshonean Family Shoshoni Si...

  • United States Senators from Idaho

    United States Senators from Idaho United States Senators from Idaho (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Idaho (with wikipedia links):