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Valley County, Idaho

Valley County was established on February 26, 1917 from Boise County and Idaho County.

Currently the Valley County Seat can be found in Cascade plus the county government website is

Areas bordering Valley County are Idaho CountyAdams CountyGem CountyBoise CountyCuster CountyLemhi County.

Valley 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.

Valley County Society and Family History Resources

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

Valley County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers often overlook the great importance of Valley 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 Valley 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.

Valley County Links

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

Valley Co. ID Books, Newspapers & Publications

Valley Co. ID Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Valley Co. ID Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Valley Co. ID Census Records

Valley Co. ID Cemeteries & Church Records

Valley Co. ID Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Valley Co. ID General and History Websites

Valley Co. ID Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Valley Co. ID Military Records

Valley Co. ID Schools & Directories