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

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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.

Carey Ward (Blaine County)

See Encyclopedic History..., p.118.[2]

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.[3]

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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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. 118.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.3-4.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  9. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.

 

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