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Latah County, Idaho

Latah County was established on May 14, 1888 from Nez Perce County.

Currently the Latah County Seat can be found in Moscow plus the county government website is

Areas bordering Latah County are Benewah CountyShoshone CountyClearwater CountyNez Perce CountyWhitman County, Washington.

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

Latah Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Latah County Society and Family History Resources

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

Latah County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often overlook the great importance of Latah 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 Latah 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.

Latah County Links

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

Latah Co. ID Books, Newspapers & Publications

Latah Co. ID Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Latah Co. ID Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Latah Co. ID Census Records

Latah Co. ID Cemeteries & Church Records

Latah Co. ID Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Latah Co. ID General and History Websites

Latah Co. ID Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Latah Co. ID Military Records

Latah Co. ID Schools & Directories