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The following are cemeteries in Canyon County that have been identified, with their location and any links to abstracts of their records. When multiple transcriptions are listed, they may contain differing information. The transcriptions may have been made at different times and by different people. Some names may have been mis-read. Some gravestones may have been missed. All transcriptions available for each cemetery should be checked.

Name of cemetery Location Records
Brethren  1 mile south of Hwy. 20, 1/4 mile east of The Brethren Church. This cemetery is located in Ada County, not Canyon County. Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives[1] in Boise; 1960s transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Cemetery Records of Idaho, Vol. 11
Canyon Hill Caldwell Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 8,268 gravestones at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); transcription and some photos of 876 tombstones available through Findagrave.com[2] (24 Nov 2009); photos of 4 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org[3]
Catholic Cemetery 1 m S of Nampa on S. Powerline Rd Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Fargo Approximately 4 m iles north of Homedale Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 49 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); Transcription and photos of tombstones available online (115 interments - 24 Nov 2009 -Findagrave.com); photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.org
Greenleaf Greenleaf Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 353 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); Transcription and some photos of tombstones available online (859 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com); photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.org
Hillcrest Masoleum Approximately 7 miles northwest of Nampa Transcription available online (5 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com)
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Approximately 7 miles northwest of Nampa  Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 232 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); 1960s transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Cemetery Records of Idaho, Vol. 11; Transcription and photos of tombstones available online (956 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com); photos of 4 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org
Knowlton Heights Cemetery (Peaceful Valley Cemetery) Riverside, 10 m S of Caldwell Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Kohlerlawn Cemetery Nampa Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 3650 gravestones available at www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~idfs/Cems/kohlerlawn.htm Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); Transcription and photos of tombstones available online (1138 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com); photos of 4 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org. The City of Nampa has also placed a cemetery database online with special looks ups for Veterans, etc.  
Lower Boise Approximately 4 miles southeast of Parma Transcription and photos of tombstones available online (828 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com); transcription and some photos of gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); photo of 1gravestone available at idahogravestones.org
Lower Fairview Cemetery. This cemetery is located in Ada County, not Canyon County.

Photos of 213 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org

see Ada County Cemetery page

Melba Melba Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and photos of tombstones available online (826 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com)
Middleton Middleton Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 386 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); Transcription and photos of tombstones available online (354 interments - 24 Nov. 2009 - Findagrave.com); photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.org
Midland & Orchard Ave. Cemetery (Antioch Cemetery) just off Midland Blvd & Orchard Ave, Nampa This cemetery is on private property.  There is no public access for it.  It is maintained by Lakeview Bible Church, Nampa, Idaho.  Some records of this cemetery are at the Idaho State Archives in Boise, Idaho. Burials are also listed on the Canyon County GenWeb site - canyon.idgenweb.org/cemeteries-antioch.
Mount Calvary Nampa Transcription and some photos of 32 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); Transcription and some photos available online (130 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com)
Notus-Lower Boise Cemetery - 4.5 m W of Notus Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Parma City City of Parma Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 241 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); 1960s transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Cemetery Records of Idaho, Vol. 11; Transcription and photos available online (1830 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com); photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.org
Peaceful Valley About 2 miles east of Marsing, Idaho Transcription and photos available online (335 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com)
Pleasant Ridge Approx. 2 miles southeast of Greenleaf, Idaho Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 93 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); Transcription and photos available online (69 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com); photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.org
Roswell Route 3, Parma Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 575 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); 1960s transcription of Sexton's records and burial certificates in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Cemetery Records of Idaho, Vol. 11; Transcription and some photos available online (198 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com); photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.org
Ward Memorial Cemetery
Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Wilder 1 mile southwest of Wilder Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and some photos of 782 gravestones available at Idaho Family Scanners website (28 Feb 2010); Transcription and photos of tombstones available online (1371 interments - 24 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com). Five additional interments in the Wilder Cemetery are listed in the Findagrave.com site under Owyhee County, Idaho, even though this cemetery is about five miles from Homedale, the closest town in Owyhee County; photo of 1 gravestone available at idahogravestones.org

In addition to the transcriptions listed in the table above, Findagrave.com has listed approximately 26 additional interments of those buried in Canyon County, but in cemeteries insufficiently identified.

References

  1. The Idaho State Archives, formerly known as Idaho State Historical Society's Public Archives and Research Library (PARL), has transcriptions of many cemeteries for the State of Idaho.
  2. Find-A-Grave.com is an organization of volunteers providing transcriptions and photos of gravestones free of charge.
  3. Idahogravestones.org is an organization of volunteers whose purpose is to capture photographs of gravestones in the cemeteries of Idaho. It operates under USGenWeb, but is separate from the transcriptions of gravestones on the county pages.

 

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