Adams County, Idaho
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Adams County


Adams County, the 26th county formed in the state of Idaho and created from Washington County, was established March 3, 1911
with its county seat at Council. It was named for John Adams, the second President of the United States. The Council valley was a meeting
place for the Nez Perce and Shoshoni Indian Tribes.


1915 Adams County Courthouse
Adams County, Idaho

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Website Updates:

April 2018
2000 & 2010 Census Demographics have been added.
Military: 1883 List of Pensioners (Statewide & Nationwide) have been added.
Military: Military News: News story re: Civil War veteran G. E. Steward.
News: Community: News story re: Gene Gross.
Obits: James E. Hancock; E. D. Perkins; John A. Edwards; Edna L. Rush.

January 2018
Mrs. E. E. Clark submitted by Andrea Stawski Pack.



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