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Benewah County, Idaho

Benewah County was established on January 23, 1915 from Kootenai County.

Currently the Benewah County Seat can be found in St. Maries plus the county government website is unknown.

Areas bordering Benewah County are Kootenai CountyShoshone CountyLatah CountyWhitman County, Washington, Spokane County, Washington.

Benewah County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 192019301940. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Benewah County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Benewah County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Benewah County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often overlook the great importance of Benewah County court, probate, and land documents as a source of ancestry and genealogy information. Hidden away in Idaho courthouses and archives everywhere are the hopes and dreams and worries of the many Idaho citizens. The chances are great that your potential ancestors have left a in-depth record of at least some aspects of their lives in the Benewah County court records. Even if your forefathers is not brought up in a Court case, consider all of the other methods which could have lead to him or her appearing in court records.

Benewah County Links

The following are links to Genealogy and family history, Records and Resources associated to Benewah County. Most of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a payment. This is merely a collection which has been collected or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site over another. Feel free to present your own most liked Benewah County genealogy or family history affiliated sites.

Benewah Co. ID Books, Newspapers & Publications

Benewah Co. ID Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Benewah Co. ID Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Benewah Co. ID Census Records

Benewah Co. ID Cemeteries & Church Records

Benewah Co. ID Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Benewah Co. ID General and History Websites

Benewah Co. ID Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Benewah Co. ID Military Records

Benewah Co. ID Schools & Directories