Camas county, Idaho LDS Church Wards and Stakes

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==== Manard Ward (Camas County)  ====
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*Located in a part of Camas Prairie, and is about four miles south of Fairfield and 40 miles west of Carey.
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*1901 - A few Latter-day Saints residing at Soldier were discovered by missionaries laboring in the Northwestern States Mission and these saints being organized as a branch of the Church.
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*1903 - These Saints were transferred to the Blaine Ward of the Cassia Stake.
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*1907 - On July 21, this branch was organized as a ward named Manard.
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Manard|corporate|disp=Manard Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
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*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
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Revision as of 20:21, 3 May 2013

Idaho go to Camas County Church Records go to Camas county, Idaho LDS Church Wards and Stakes

This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches around 1930's, a timeline history, and how to obtain the records.

Contents

Blaine Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930 — see Encyclopedic History..., p.70.[1]

  • Area of the County:Located in parts of Blaine, Camas, Gooding, Jerome and Lincoln counties, Idaho, namely, Carey and Gannett wards in Blaine County, the Gooding and Wendell wards in Gooding County, the Jerome Ward in Jerome County, and the Manard Ward in Camas County. It also includes the Fairfield Branch in Camas County, the Hagerman Branch in Gooding County, and the Richfield Branch in Lincoln County.
  • Headquarters in (town):Located at Carey.
  • Boundaries of stake:southeastern part of that stake.

History Timeline up to about 1930

  • 1917 - The following branches: Emerson in 1917, Hagerman were in the Blaine Stake.
  • 1919 - At a conference of the Boise Stake of Zion held Aug. 3,the Latter-day Saints residing in the southeastern part of that stake were organized as the Blaine Stake.
  • 1920 - Added to the Blaine Stake Richfield.
  • 1921 - Fairfield added to the Blaine Stake.
  • 1923 - Eden added to the Blaine Stake.
  • 1924 - The Minidoka Stake was organized by taking from Blaine Stake the Acequia, Heyburn, Paul, Rupert 1st and Rupert 2nd wards; also the Eden, Emerson and Hazelton branches.

This timeline (arranged by year) includes events that affected records, record-keeping, and movements of Mormons in this area.


Other History Resources
Many wards or branches appointed members to compile a history. Copies may be in the ward library or in homes of members. Some contain biographical sketches of members of the ward at the time of compilation.

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Wards and Branches

Acequia, Carey, Gannett, Gooding, Hazelton, Heyburn, Jerome, Manard, Paul, Rupert, Rupert 1st, Rupert 2nd, Wendell, and branches Eden, Emerson, Fairfield, Hagerman, Richfield.

Acequia Ward (County Minidoka)

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 3-4.[2]

Boundaries:

  • Located at Acequia in the Snake River Valley.

History timeline:

  • 1904 - January, 1905, the president of the Burley Stake opened a store for the benefit of the settlers.
  • 1905 - July, meetings for the settlers were commenced ata home and a Sunday School was organized.
  • 1906 - In the spring of 1906 a branch organization was started.
  • 1917 - The saints at Acequia were organized as a ward of the Boise Stake.
  • 1919 - Acequia Ward was transferred to the Blaine Stake in 1919.
  • 1924 - Acequia Ward became a part of the Minidoka Stake.

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Carey Ward (Blaine County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p.118.[3]

Boundaries:

  • Located in Little Wood River Valley.

History timeline:

  • 1913 - On Nov. 3, 1913, the Blaine Ward, which had contained all the Latter-day Saints residing in Blaine and Lincoln counties, Idaho, was disorganized and the saints residing in Little Wood River Valley organized as the Carey Ward.

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Acequia Ward (County Minidoka)

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 3-4.[4]

Boundaries:

  • Located at Acequia in the Snake River Valley.

History timeline:

  • 1904 - January, 1905, the president of the Burley Stake opened a store for the benefit of the settlers.
  • 1905 - July, meetings for the settlers were commenced ata home and a Sunday School was organized.
  • 1906 - In the spring of 1906 a branch organization was started.
  • 1917 - The saints at Acequia were organized as a ward of the Boise Stake.
  • 1919 - Acequia Ward was transferred to the Blaine Stake in 1919.
  • 1924 - Acequia Ward became a part of the Minidoka Stake.

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Gannett Ward (Blaine County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p.272.[5]

Boundaries:

  • The center of the ward is the small village of Gannet, about 15 miles northwest of Carey.

History timeline:

  • 1918 - The Gannet Branch was organized.

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Gooding Ward (Gooding County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 290.[6]

Boundaries:

  • Located in or near the town of Gooding, Idaho, 65 miles southwest of Carey.

History timeline:

  • 1919 - This branch was organized as the Gooding Ward Oct. 17.

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Hazelton Ward(Minidoka County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 327-328.[7]

Boundaries:

  • Located at Hazelton, 28 miles west of Rupert. A part of the great Snake River Valley.

History timeline:

  • 1916 - Early Latter-day Saints originally belonged to the Heyburn Ward.
  • 1917 - On July 8, the saints at Hazelton were organized as a branch of the Church.
  • 1919 - Hazelton belonged to the Boise Stake of Zion until 1919, when it was transferred to the Blaine Stake.
  • 1924 - It became a part of the Minidoka Stake.

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Heyburn Ward (Minidoka County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 333-334.[8]

Boundaries:

  • Located at Heyburn, It is situated on the north side of Snake River. The ward extends northward to the Paul and Rupert 2nd and Rupert 3rd wards, and east and south to Snake River, the center of the ward being five miles southwest of Rupert.

History timeline:

  • 1905 - On Sept. 10, a branch was organized at Heyburn.
  • 1906 - The branch was attached to the Burley Ward of the Cassia Stake.

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Jerome Ward (Jerome County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p.375.[9]

Boundaries:

  • Located at Jerome, which is about 15 miles north of Twin Falls, across Snake River, and 65 miles southwest of Carey.

History timeline:

  • 1914 - A few families of Latter-day Saints who had made homes in and near Jerome were organized as a branch of the Church. The saints built a meeting house which was dedicated June 28, 1914.
  • 1916 - On Aug. 27, 1916, this branch was organized as a ward.
  • 1927 - A handsome chapel was built largely of lava rock taken from the ground upon which the building was erected, was dedicated. This building, together with an adjoining amusement hall, cost $70,000; it is built in a most substantial manner and has a handsome appearance.

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Manard Ward (Camas County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p.467.[10]

Boundaries:

  • Located in a part of Camas Prairie, and is about four miles south of Fairfield and 40 miles west of Carey.

History timeline:

  • 1901 - A few Latter-day Saints residing at Soldier were discovered by missionaries laboring in the Northwestern States Mission and these saints being organized as a branch of the Church.
  • 1903 - These Saints were transferred to the Blaine Ward of the Cassia Stake.
  • 1907 - On July 21, this branch was organized as a ward named Manard.

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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.70.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.3-4.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 118.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.3-4.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 272.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 290.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 327-328.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 333-334.
  9. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 375.
  10. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 467.
  11. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  12. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.xx-xx.
  13. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  14. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  15. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  16. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  17. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  18. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.