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Quick Facts

Former name

Geographic location

City Hall

Heyburn City Hall
941 18th Street
P O Box 147
Heyburn, ID 83336
Phone: 208-679-8158

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 ‎
Heyburn 1st and 2nd wards
530 Villa Drive
Heyburn, ID 83336

(208) 679-8176

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints‎
Paul 3rd and 4th Wards
300 South 500 West
Heyburn, ID 83336

(208) 679-3869

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 Heyburn Ward(1905-1948) are among this collections.

Other

Mini-Cassia Community Church‎
720 J Street
Heyburn, ID 83336-7684

(208) 677-4320

Directories

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

Funeral Homes

History

George E. Hellewell and Miss Mary A. B. Hellewell were the first persons to file entry on land in the section of country in 1905. After they arrived the government surveyed the town and established a post office named in honor of Senator Weldon B. Heyburn. The town was first called Riverton then changed to Heyburn. In 1904 the Oregon Short Line Railroad started hauling material from Minidoka to the river to build a railroad bridge across the Snake River. To read more  heyburnidaho.org/

Additional history of Heyburn, 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. 334.

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Historical

There are no copies of Heyburn newspapers  in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise, Idaho, but papers in neighboring cities/towns may be of help to residents of Heyburn.

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

References



 

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