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Former name

Geographic location

City Hall

Lewisville City Clerks
P.O. Box 160
Lewisville. Idaho 83431
(208) 754-8608

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Current

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints‎
474 Lewisville Highway
Lewisville, ID 83431

(208) 754-0481


Church of Jesus Christ of LDS‎
Lewisville, ID 83431

(208) 754-4678



Historical

Many of the original records of church units are in the Church History Library in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City or at its Family History Centers.  Records of the Lewisville Ward (1884-1948) are included.

 

 

 

Directories

The Idaho State Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, state and regional directories

Funeral Homes

Eckersell Memorial Chapel
101 W Main St
Rigby, Idaho 83442
208) 745-6604
http://www.eckersellfuneralhome.com/index.cfm

History

It was founded in 1882 by Richard Franklin Jardine, Edmund Ellsworth, Brigham Henry Ellsworth and other. The town ship was surveyed that year, canal-digging followed soon afterwards. The town of Lewisville contains 320 areas of land. It is situated about 4 miles east of the Snake River, 15 miles north of Idaho Falls. The total population of Lewisville Precinct was 890 in 1930.

Additional history of Lewisville, Idaho and the early Mormon settlers there can be found in:
Andrew Jenson. Encyclopedic History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Salt Lake City: Deseret News Publishing Company, 1941, p. 431.

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Historical

Copies of issues of some newspapers  in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise may be of help to residents of Lewisville.

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

References


 

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