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Butte County, Idaho

Butte County was established on February 6, 1917 from Bingham CountyBlaine County, and Jefferson County

Currently the Butte County Seat can be found in Arco plus the county government website is unknown

Areas bordering Butte County are Clark CountyJefferson CountyBingham CountyBlaine CountyLemhi CountyCuster County.

Butte 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.

Butte County Society and Family History Resources

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

Butte County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often overlook the great importance of Butte 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 Butte 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.

Butte County Links

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

Butte Co. ID Books, Newspapers & Publications

Butte Co. ID Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Butte Co. ID Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Butte Co. ID Census Records

Butte Co. ID Cemeteries & Church Records

Butte Co. ID Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Butte Co. ID General and History Websites

Butte Co. ID Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Butte Co. ID Military Records

Butte Co. ID Schools & Directories