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Elmore County, Idaho

Elmore County was established on February 7, 1889 from Alturas County.

Currently the Elmore County Seat can be found in Mountain Home plus the county government website is

Areas bordering Elmore County are Boise CountyAda CountyOwyhee CountyTwin Falls CountyGooding CountyCamas CountyBlaine County.

Elmore County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 19001910192019301940. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Elmore County Society and Family History Resources

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

Elmore County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often overlook the great importance of Elmore 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 Elmore 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.

Elmore County Links

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

Elmore Co. ID Books, Newspapers & Publications

Elmore Co. ID Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Elmore Co. ID Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Elmore Co. ID Census Records

Elmore Co. ID Cemeteries & Church Records

Elmore Co. ID Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Elmore Co. ID General and History Websites

Elmore Co. ID Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Elmore Co. ID Military Records

Elmore Co. ID Schools & Directories