Nez Perce County, Idaho Genealogy Guide2016-07-01T23:12:30+00:00

Nez Perce County, Idaho Genealogy Guide

Nez Perce County, Idaho (Map It) was created on February 4, 1864 as an Original County. Nez Perce County was named for the  Nez Perce, a Native American tribe. Learn More About State of Idaho History

Nez Perce County is bordered by Latah County (north), Clearwater County (northeast), Lewis County (east), Idaho County (southwest), Wallowa County, Oregon (southwest), Asotin County, Washington (west), Whitman County, Washington (northwest).

Nez Perce County Cities and Towns include Culdesac, Lapwai, Lewiston, Peck.

Nez Perce County, Idaho Courthouse Records

Nez Perce County, Idaho Courthouse
Nez Perce County, ID Courthouse

The Nez Perce County Courthouse is located in Lewiston, 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 Nez Perce 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.

  • Nez Perce County Clerk, Auditor, Recorders Office has Marriage Records from 1863, Land Records from 1862, Probate Records from 1864  and Court Records from 1864 . 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.

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