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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Idaho, United States Genealogy|Idaho]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Butte County, Idaho Genealogy|Butte County]]''
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== Record Description  ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
 
This collection contains the following records from the county courthouse in Arco.  
 
This collection contains the following records from the county courthouse in Arco.  
  
*Marriages (1917-1971)  
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*Marriages (1917-1970)  
 
*Wills (1893-1951)  
 
*Wills (1893-1951)  
 
*Deeds (1882-1920)
 
*Deeds (1882-1920)
  
For a list of records currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2103492/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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|title=Idaho, Butte County Records, 1882-1970
 
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
 
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Idaho, Butte County Records,1882-1970" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Butte County Courthouse, Arco.}}  
 
 
 
[[Idaho, Butte County Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
 
 
== Record Content  ==
 
  
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==Coverage Map==
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To see a coverage map of FamilySearch's holdings of Idaho marriages, click [http://user.xmission.com/~jsvare/FR/ID_FRM.html here].
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== Collection Content  ==
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=== Sample Images ===
 
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Image:Idaho, Butte County Records (12-1050) Marriage 7212028 166.jpg|Marriage Record
 
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*Witnesses
 
*Witnesses
  
== How to Use the Record  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
 
To begin your search it is helpful to know the following:  
 
To begin your search it is helpful to know the following:  
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*The name of the individual or individuals such as the names of the bride and groom
 
*The name of the individual or individuals such as the names of the bride and groom
  
==== Search the Collection  ====
 
  
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br>⇒Select the "Record Category" category<br>⇒Select the "Record Type, Volume, and Year Range" category which takes you to the images<br>
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'''View images in this collection by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/2103492/waypoints Browse Page]:'''<br>To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒Select the "Record Category" category<br> ⇒Select the "Record Type, Volume, and Year Range" category which takes you to the images  
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Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination. Keep in mind:
  
Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.  
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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
  
==== Using the Information  ====
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== I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now? ==
  
 
When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family. The information may also lead you to other records about your ancestors. For example:  
 
When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family. The information may also lead you to other records about your ancestors. For example:  
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*Use the parents' birth places to find former residences and to establish a migration pattern for the family.
 
*Use the parents' birth places to find former residences and to establish a migration pattern for the family.
  
==== Tips to Keep in Mind  ====
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=== Tips to Keep in Mind  ===
  
 
*Occupations listed can lead you to other types of records such as employment or military records.  
 
*Occupations listed can lead you to other types of records such as employment or military records.  
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*Witnesses are usually close relatives or friends.
 
*Witnesses are usually close relatives or friends.
  
==== Unable to Find Your Ancestor? ====
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== I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now? ==
  
 
*Check for variant spellings of the surnames.  
 
*Check for variant spellings of the surnames.  
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*Search the indexes and records of nearby counties.
 
*Search the indexes and records of nearby counties.
  
== Related Websites  ==
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{{Tip|Don't overlook {{FHL|Idaho, Butte|keywords|disp}} items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see the wiki article [[Idaho Archives and Libraries]]. }}
  
[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/ID_Butte.htm Butte County, Idaho Public Records]
 
  
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== Citing This Collection  ==
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Idaho, Butte County Records,1882-1970" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Butte County Courthouse, Arco.}} <br><br>
  
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Butte, Idaho, United States
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Flag of Idaho
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Location of Butte County, Idaho
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Location of Idaho
Record Description
Record Type County Records
Collection years 1882-1970
FamilySearch Resources
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What is in the Collection?

This collection contains the following records from the county courthouse in Arco.

  • Marriages (1917-1970)
  • Wills (1893-1951)
  • Deeds (1882-1920)
You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Idaho, Butte County Records, 1882-1970.

Coverage Map

To see a coverage map of FamilySearch's holdings of Idaho marriages, click here.

Collection Content

Sample Images

The information varies between record types so you may find any of the following:

  • Name of primary persons
  • Names of heirs, such as spouse, children, other relatives, or friends
  • Names of the executor, administrator, or guardian
  • Names of witnesses
  • Dates the documents were written and recorded (used to approximate event dates since a will was usually written near the time of death)
  • Description and value of property or land
  • Witnesses

How Do I Search the Collection?

To begin your search it is helpful to know the following:

  • The place where the event occurred
  • The approximate date the event occurred
  • The name of the individual or individuals such as the names of the bride and groom


View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Record Category" category
⇒Select the "Record Type, Volume, and Year Range" category which takes you to the images

Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination. Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?

When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family. The information may also lead you to other records about your ancestors. For example:

  • Use the marriage date and place as the basis for compiling a new family group or for verifying existing information.
  • Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth of each partner to find a couple's birth records and parents' names.
  • Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth to find the family in census records.
  • Use the residence and names of the parents to locate church and land records.
  • Use the parents' birth places to find former residences and to establish a migration pattern for the family.

Tips to Keep in Mind

  • Occupations listed can lead you to other types of records such as employment or military records.
  • The name of the officiator may be a clue to their religion or area of residence in the county.
  • The name of the undertaker, mortuary, or cemetery could lead you to funeral and cemetery records which often include the names and residences of other family members.
  • Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname. This is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual.
  • Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have been born, married, or died in the same county or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.
  • When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
  • Earlier records may not contain as much information as the records created after the late 1800s.
  • There is also some variation in the information given from one record to another record.
  • Witnesses are usually close relatives or friends.

I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now?

  • Check for variant spellings of the surnames.
  • Check for an index. There are often indexes at the beginning of each volume.
  • Search the indexes and records of nearby counties.


Citing This Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.


Collection Citation:

"Idaho, Butte County Records,1882-1970" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Butte County Courthouse, Arco.

Image Citation

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Idaho, Butte County Records, 1882-1970.

How You Can Contribute

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