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Bonner County, Idaho

Bonner County was established on February 21, 1907 from Kootenai County.

Currently the Bonner County Seat can be found in Sandpoint plus the county government website is

Areas bordering Bonner County are Boundary CountyLincoln County, Montana, Sanders County, Montana, Shoshone CountyKootenai CountySpokane County, Washington, Pend Oreille County, Washington.

Bonner County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 1910192019301940. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Bonner County Society and Family History Resources

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

Bonner County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often overlook the great importance of Bonner 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 Bonner 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.

Bonner County Links

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

Bonner Co. ID Books, Newspapers & Publications

Bonner Co. ID Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Bonner Co. ID Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Bonner Co. ID Census Records

Bonner Co. ID Cemeteries & Church Records

Bonner Co. ID Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Bonner Co. ID General and History Websites

Bonner Co. ID Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Bonner Co. ID Military Records

Bonner Co. ID Schools & Directories