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The following are cemeteries in Adams 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.

Published records include several books on Adams County cemeteries held by the Idaho State Historical Society , as well as the twelve-volume Cemetery Records of Idaho available at FamilySearch centers.

There is at least a partial index to cemetery records in Adams County on the Council Valley Museum website.

Name of cemetery Location Records
Bear Cemetery Bear, on Smith Ranch Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives[1] in Boise; transcription of 67 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com[2] website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb[3] website
Cottonwood Cemetery Council Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 90 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website
Cuprum Cemetery Cuprum Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 14 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website
Ed Rogers grave Wildhorse Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Frank Whitcraft grave SW corner of Claud Emery Ranch Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Glendale Cemetery Glendale Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Grant Blew grave 2.5 m above Brownlee Dam Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Hells Canyon Cemetery Transcription of 8 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription of 9 gravestones in 2000 by Interment.net[4] online
Hornet Creek near Council Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 156 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website; transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City
Indian Valley Cemetery about 1 m from Indian Valley Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 565 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website; photos of 74 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org[5]
IOOF Council Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website; another transcription and set of photos of 856 tombstones available online through Find-A-Grave website; Transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City; photos of 3 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org
Jim Summers grave Cuddy Mtn., Galena Mine Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Kessler near Council Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 66 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website; 1960s transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Cemetery Records of Idaho, Vol. 11
Meadow Valley Cemetery New Meadows Transcription of 207 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website
Millard Smith grave No Business Canyon, Wildhorse Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Miscellaneous Graves Adams County transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website
Old Meadows Cemetery 2 m N of Old Meadows, .2 m E of Hwy Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; (see also New Meadows Sexton records)
Wildhorse Cemetery Wildhorse information regarding burials available online through Adams County GenWeb website
Wilkie Cemetery 2.5 miles up the Council - Cuprum Road, northwest of Council. transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website
Winkler Cemetery near Council Some records of this cemetery at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; transcription of 84 gravestones available through Find-a-Grave.com website; transcription and photos of tombstones available online through Adams County GenWeb website; Transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City

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. USGenWeb is an organization of volunteers providing genealogical and historical information free of charge. Many of their county pages include transcriptions of cemetery headstones.
  4. Interment.net is a website providing transcriptions and photos of gravestones free of charge.
  5. 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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