Owyhee County, Idaho Cemetery Records

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The following are cemeteries in Owyhee 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.

Name of cemetery Location Records
Black Rock Crossing Burial Area Information and photos of 2 unknown burials available through frindagrave.com website
Bruneau Bruneau Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise[1]; Transcription and some photos of 616 gravestones available through findagrave.com[2] website
Chinese Burial Ground Silver City Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Delamar DeLamar townsite Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 57 gravestones available throufh findagrave.com website
Fairview Fairview Townsite east of Silver City Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and a few photos of 40 gravestones available through findagrave.com website; transcription of 4 gravestones available through interment.net[3]website
Flint Flint townsite Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription of 2 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Givens Springs Pioneer Cemetery Givens Hot Springs Transcription and a few photos of 12 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Graveyard Point About 3.5 miles southwest of Homedale in Section 23, T3N R6W Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription of 10 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Homedale-Marsing Cemetery See Marsing-Homedale Cemetery Below
Hot Springs Cemetery South of Bruneau Transcription and some photos of 160 gravestones available through findagrave.com website; photos of 4 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org[4] website
Knighton Farm Cemetery (Also known as O X Cemetery) Near Bruneau Transcription and some photos of 6 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Knights of Pythias Cemetery (Also known as Silver City Cemetery) Silver City Transcription and some photos of 15 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Lepley Ranch Transcription and photos of 3 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Little Valley Little Valley Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Masons I.O.O.F. Cemetery Silver City Transcription and some photos of 81 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Marsing-Homedale West of Marsing on US Highway 95 between Marsing and Homedale Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 1,867 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Miller Creek Off Highway 51 south of Bruneau Transcription (no photos) of 6 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Mud Flat Weigh Station 10 miles from Grand View on Poison Creek along Mud Flat Road
Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Nielsen Farm Homedale Transcription of 3 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Nit Creek Near Bruneau "by Strickland's Old Place on Nit Creek"
Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription of 2 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
O X Near Bruneau Transcription and some photos of 3 gravestones available through findagrave.com websitec
Old Knighton Farm At Split River Ranch near Bruneau Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription online (6 interments - 22 Nov 2009 - Findagrave.com)
Oreana Pioneer At Oreana Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 87 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Oregon Trail - Utter Massacre of 1860 Transcription of 11 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Pioneer Cemetery Silver City Transcription and a few photos of 106 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Pleasant Valley
Transcription and some photos of 7 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Reynolds Creek
At Reynolds Creek Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 91 gravestones available through findagrave.com website; photos of 14 gravestones available at idahogravestones.org website
Riverside Cemetery Grandview Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 368 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Rockville Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise
Ruby City (Also known as Second Ruby City and Knights of Pythias Cemetery) At Ruby City townsite about 1 mile north of Silver City Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and photos of 15 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Shoo Fly Grandview Transcription and photos of 8 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Silver City -- Knights of Pythias (Also known as Second Ruby City) Silver City Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and photos of 15 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Silver City -- Main or Citizen's (Also known as Masons/I.O.O.F Cemetery) Silver ity Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 49 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Silver City -- Pioneer In north-eastern Silver City See Pioneer Cemetery above.
Stone On Highway 51, southwest of Bruneau Transcription and some photos of 9 gravestones available through findagrave.com wewbsite
Succor Creek Cemetery (Also known as McBride Creek Cemetery) Off Highway 95, 1.9 m w of Idaho-Oregon boarder Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription of 10 gravestones available through geocities.ws website (This cemetery is actually just across the boarder in Oregon)
Vada Ann Cullen Gravesite Grand View Transcription and photo of 1 gravestone available through findagrave.com website
Wagontown Catholic 1 mile up Jordan Creek and 0.5 mile northeast of creek bottom Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 43 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
White Eagle Ranch Cemetery Oreana Transcription and photo of 1 gravestone available through findagrave.com website
Wickahoney Transcription of 3 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Wilder The Wilder Cemetery is in Canyon County Many Owyhee County people were buried in Wilder Cemetery in Canyon County, as it was the closest cemetery to the farming area near Homedale until the Marsing-Homedale Cemetery was established. Transcription and some photos of 3,016 gravestones available through findagrave.com website
Wilson 4 miles south of Givens Hot Springs on Highway 78 Some records of this cemetery are available at the Idaho State Archives in Boise; Transcription and some photos of 113 gravestones available through findagrave.com website

Directions to some of the cemeteries of Owyhee County are on the USGenWeb site for Owyhee County under Owyhee County Cemeteries.

Burials gathered by June Davies and Wilma Lewis Statham and published in a book entitled "Owyhee Gleanings" have been alphabetized together and are also available at the USGenWeb site for the county under "Owyhee Burials."

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. Interment.net is a website providing transcriptions and photos of gravestones free of charge.
  4. 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.