Fairview, Owyhee County, Idaho Genealogy

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Former name

Geographic location

Fairview was located on War Eagle Mountain, near Silver City.

Resources

Cemeteries

History

Fairview was a mining town, founded in the late 1860s. It seemed to have great potential until a major portion burned on 16 October 1875. Fairview never recuperated.[1]

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References

  1. A Historical, Descriptive and Commercial Directory of Owyhee County, Idaho, January 1898. Silver City, Idaho: Press of the Owyhee Avalanche, 1898.