Payette County, Idaho Genealogy Guide2016-07-01T23:13:27+00:00

Payette County, Idaho Genealogy Guide

Payette County, Idaho (Map It) was created on February 28, 1917 from Canyon County Payette County was named in honor of Francois Payette (1793-1844?), Canadian-born fur trader and early settler. Learn More About State of Idaho History

Payette County is bordered by Washington County (north), Gem County (east), Canyon County (south), Malheur County, Oregon (west).

Payette County Cities and Towns include Fruitland, New Plymouth, Payette.

Payette County, Idaho Courthouse Records

Payette County, Idaho Courthouse
Payette County, ID Courthouse

The Payette County Courthouse is located in Payette, 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 Payette 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.

  • Payette County Clerk, Auditor, Recorders Office has Marriage Records from 1917, Land Records from 1917, Probate Records from 1896  and Court Records from 1917 . 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.

Payette 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

Payette County, Idaho Vital Records

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