Nezperce, Lewis County, Idaho Genealogy

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Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

Former name[edit | edit source]

Geographic location[edit | edit source]

City Hall[edit | edit source]

Nezperce City Hall
502 5th Ave.
Nezperce, ID 83543
Phone: 208-937-1021
Fax: 208-937-0116

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Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

Lutheran[edit | edit source]

St.John's Lutheran Church‎
101 5th
Nezperce, ID 83543

(208) 937-2223

Roman Catholic[edit | edit source]

Current[edit | edit source]

Holy Trinity Church‎
506 Willow St
Nezperce, ID 83543

(208) 937-2300

Historical[edit | edit source]

Records of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church(1903-1965) has been microfilmed by the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah from records held in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise. These films can be viewed at the Library in Salt Lake City or in any of it Family History Centers.

Other[edit | edit source]

Christian Church Nezperce‎
307 4th or 703 4th Street
Nezperce, ID 83543

(208) 937-2575

Directories[edit | edit source]

The Idaho State Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, state and regional directories.

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Nezperce County was established February 4, 1864 by the Idaho Territorial Legislature with its county seat at Lewiston and present boundaries set by 1911.
In 1805, Lewis and Clark were the first white men to enter the area that would later be named for the Nez Perce Indians who occupied it. Lewiston served as the territorial capital for twenty-two months before the capital was moved to Boise.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military History and Records[edit | edit source]

Minorities[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Current[edit | edit source]

Lewis County Herald

517 Oak St
Nezperce, ID 83543

Clearwater Progress
P.O. Box 428
Kamiah, ID 83536
Ph. 208-935-0838
email -

Historical[edit | edit source]

Copies of issues of the following Nezperce newspapers are in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise:

Assessment roll, village of Nez Perce (newspaper ver.)  1917:6:17 
Lewis County herald  1957:4:18-9999  
Nezperce herald  1901:4:19-1957:4:11 y
 Nezperce herald  1920:12:23

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