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Former name

Geographic location

City Hall

Wendell City Clerks
P.O. Box 208/157 W. Main Street
Wendell, Idaho 83355
(208) 536-5161

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Current

There are three congregations in Wendell.

Historic

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.


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Episcopal

Lutheran

Current

Christ Lutheran Church
175 2nd Avenue West, Wendell, ID 83355
(208) 536-2588

Methodist

Current

Methodist Church
175 East Main Street, Wendell, ID 83355
(208) 536-2305

Presbyterian

Current

Living Waters Presbyterian Church
821 East Main
PO Box 218 - Wendell, ID 83355
208-536-6270

Roman Catholic

Current

St Anthony Catholic Church
585 2nd Avenue East, Wendell, ID 83355
(208) 536-2345

Historic

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City has microfilmed St Anthony Church records (1925-1964) found in the Roman Catholic Diocese Archives in Boise.  These films are available at the Library in Salt Lake or in any of its Family History Centers.

Other

Wendell Church of Christ
811 East Main Street
Wendell, ID. 83355
(208) 536-6296

New Life Community Church
800 West Main
Wendell, Idaho 83355
208-536-6223
nlccwendell@gmail.com

Directories

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

Funeral Homes

Demaray's Shoshone Funeral
737 Main St
Gooding, Idaho 83330
(208) 934-4406
http://www.demarayfuneralservice.com/
Hove-Robertson Funeral Chapel
629 3rd Ave E
Jerome, Idaho 83338
(208) 324-4555
http://www.hove-robertsonfuneralchapel.com/
Farnsworth Mortuary
1343 S Lincoln Ave
Jerome, Idaho 83338
(208) 324-7777

History

Wendell is a station on the Rupert-Bliss cutoff (a branch of the Oregon Short line Railroad). Wendell is surrounded by a rich farming district; it is 15 miles northwest of Jerome, and about15 miles south of Gooding. In 1918 a few families resided in Wendell.

Additional history of Wendell, 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. 937.

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Historical

Copies of issues of the following Wendell newspapers are in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise, Idaho:

Hub City irrigationist  1909:4:15-1912:6:14  
Hub City voice  1974:12:18-1975:8:28  
Wendell irrigationist  1912:8:9-1970:6:25

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

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