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City Hall[edit | edit source]

Cambridge City Hall
80 S Superior St
Cambridge , Idaho, US 83610

Telephone: 208-257-3318

Resources[edit | edit source]

Biography[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

Baptist[edit | edit source]

First Baptist Church‎
170 West Hopper Avenue
Cambridge, ID 83610

(208) 257-3335

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints[edit | edit source]

Current[edit | edit source]

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints‎
35 North 2nd Street
Cambridge, ID 83610

(208) 257-3737

Historical[edit | edit source]

Many of the original records of church units are in the Church History Library in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City or at its Family History Centers.  Records of the Cambridge Ward(1891-1948) are found in this collection.

Seventh Day Adventist[edit | edit source]

Seventh-Day Adventist Church‎
2787 U.S. 95
Cambridge, ID 83610

(208) 257-3374

Other[edit | edit source]

Assembly of God Church‎
15 South 3rd Street
Cambridge, ID 83610

(208) 257-3582 


Cambridge Bible Church‎
Cemetery Road
Cambridge, ID 83610

(208) 257-3364

Directories[edit | edit source]

The Idaho State Archives has in its collections city, county, state and regional directories.

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Check the towns of Payette, Weiser and Ontario, Washington for funeral home possibilities

History[edit | edit source]

Fred H. Aldous, William C. Jackson and Cyrus Coffin arrived on Nine Mile Creek in 1870, on which Cambridge in located. In 1891 Nine Mile Creek constituted a part of Marsh Valley. On Nov 4, 1891 the town was named Cambridge after Cambridge in England.

Additional history of Cambridge, Idaho and the early Latter-day Saint settlers there can be found in:
Andrew Jenson. Encyclopedic History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Salt Lake City: Deseret News Publishing Company, 1941, p. 111.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Historical[edit | edit source]

Copies of the following newspapers published in Cambridge are included in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise.

Cambridge news -- 1914:1:2 -1923:11:30  
Citizen -- 1891:6:18-1896:12:18  
News -- 1915:9:10-1922:8:25  
Upper county news-reporter -- 1923:12: 7-1992:12:30

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