Minidoka County, Idaho Genealogy Guide2016-07-01T23:12:11+00:00

Minidoka County, Idaho Genealogy Guide

Minidoka County, Idaho (Map It) was created on January 28, 1913 from Lincoln County. Minidoka County was named for either the Lakota for "a fountain or spring of water" or Shoshoni for "broad expanse.". Learn More About State of Idaho History

Minidoka County is bordered by Cassia County (south), Jerome County (west), Lincoln County (west).

Minidoka County Cities and Towns include Acequia, Burley, Heyburn, Minidoka, Paul, Rupert.

Minidoka County, Idaho Courthouse Records

Minidoka County, Idaho Courthouse
Minidoka County, ID Courthouse

The Minidoka County Courthouse is located in Rupert, Idaho. Learn More About State of Idaho Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Minidoka county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Minidoka County Clerk, Auditor, Recorders Office has Marriage Records from 1913, Land Records from 1913, Probate Records from 1908  and Court Records from 1908. The Recorder is responsible to keep records of all documents recorded in Adams County. Additionally, the Recorder’s office provides marriage licenses, processes passports and records land documents, including plat maps, surveys, easements, assertions of right-of-way, and some types of liens.

Minidoka County, Idaho Census Records

  • Learn More: State of Idaho Census Records
  • U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1920, 1930, 1940
  • U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: None
  • Union Veterans Schedules: None

Minidoka County, Idaho Vital Records

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