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Boise County, Idaho

Boise County was established on February 4, 1864 as an original county.

Currently the Boise County Seat can be found in Idaho City plus the county government website is

Areas bordering Boise County are Valley CountyCuster CountyElmore CountyAda CountyGem County.

Boise County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 18701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Boise Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1870 and 1880. Boise Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules is available for 1870 and 1880. Boise Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Boise County Society and Family History Resources

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

Boise County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often overlook the great importance of Boise 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 Boise 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.

Boise County Links

The following are links to Genealogy and family history, Records and Resources associated to Boise 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 Boise County genealogy or family history affiliated sites.

Boise Co. ID Books, Newspapers & Publications

Boise Co. ID Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Boise Co. ID Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Boise Co. ID Census Records

Boise Co. ID Cemeteries & Church Records

Boise Co. ID Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Boise Co. ID General and History Websites

Boise Co. ID Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Boise Co. ID Military Records

Boise Co. ID Schools & Directories